Bowled Over

We’re going to a networking event next month through Business Buzz. It’s a bowling night. I’m not looking forward to it. Oh, it’s not…

Why Journalists Hate PRs Part 2

Well, because it’s Friday, and because I obviously didn’t learn my lesson the first time I wrote about this, here’s another prime example of…

forever-amber

No One Loves a Red Haired Baby

Hey peeps. Tonight I’d like to talk about how hideously disfigured I am. No, this is not a digging-for-compliments exercise or even a self-indulgent…

Putting Your Life Online

Oh dear. I done created a monster. It seems that my post on Why Journalists Hate PRs has been read, in some quarters at…

I Shot the Sheriff (Court)*

GOD. I got called for jury duty. My whole life I have dreaded being called for jury duty. Actually, no, that’s a lie. There…

More blogging for bucks

Hee! How lucky am I? Not only do I get paid to write about TV and fashion, but today I started a brand new…

Weal Watch 2006

Because I know you’re all desperately interested in the ugly-ass weals under my eyes, it gives me great pleasure to announce that they are…

Seeing Red (Weals)

The angry red weals? The ones I’ve had under my eyes for ONE WEEK now? Well, I Googled them, and I found out what’s…

Water – 10, Amber, nil

Yeah, so the whole water challenge thing? That didn’t work out too good. In fact, I don’t think I’d be exaggerating if I used…

Nil By Mouth

See this bottle of water?* This bottle of water that, OK, you can’t really see anyway, but trust me – it’s there, and by…

Mind The Gap

Dear Gap, I know you like to use your own freaky sizing system for your clothes, and what a lot of fun that is….

Britney Spears Done Lost Her Mind

“Time travel…Is, like, that even possible? Cus, it’s like, I feel like some people can do that? And we’re gettin’ left behind?” HUH? HUH?…

Ah well, I tried my best…

You know what’s weird? When you order pants (and by "pants" I mean underwear, for the benefit of those of you in the States)…

Fourteen Years Bad Luck

So, Terry isn’t having a great week. In fact, I think he may be cursed. Before I say anything else here I should point…

Why I Love Working From Home

I’ve been a bad, bad girl. Not only did I sleep way later than I should have done this morning, when I finally did…

(MO)T-Day

You may not realise it, but June 15th is a special day, people. Spechul. For one, it is my dad’s birthday, so yay, Happy…

My So-Called Summer

So, my house is filthy, my dog hasn’t been walked for a week, and I’m sitting here in my oldest jeans and rattiest sweater,…

Very bad things…

A Bad Thing happened to my computer. We don’t know what the Bad Thing was, but the end effect is that I can no…

Blogging Along

Don’t worry, I didn’t fall off my bike a third time and break my pretty little head for good, I’ve just been busy. Busy…

A Weighty Issue

So, a few weeks ago I decided to subscribe to the Amazon DVD rental program thingy. I guess I thought it would be a…

Wednesday, May 1st, 2006

So, if I were to ask you what would be THE WORST thing that could happen in your relationship right now, what would you…

Monday, May 1st, 2006

 People, we have a dress. We have a VERA WANG dress. Let me just say it again: Vera. Wang. Dress. Oh. My. God. The…

Friday, April 21st, 2006

 See these babies? These are my credit cards. One is pink! But one is a nasty, murky blue. Gah to the nasty blue credit…

Friday, March 31st 2006

  Oh. My. God. My wedding is booked! Is booked for one year from today! All day I’ve been walking around going, “This time…