The weather is beastly and Fortysomething Fan Girl hates the cold.
How many bowls do you have around the house? Fortysomething Fan Girl has realised she’s a big bowls fan…
Fortysomething Fan Girl has tips to avert festive disasters!
Ok, you can’t mainline Quink and it’s not the worst addiction in the world, but Fortysomething Fan Girl’s love of stationery is costing her a fortune!
Did you do Bonfire Night in the back garden? Was it all fireworks or a damp squib? Fortysomething Fan Girl compares now and then!
Halloween used to be about jam sandwiches and washing up bowls. When did consumerism destroy our simple fun? Fortysomething Fan Girl resists the spell!
Off to university? Condoms, check. Bed linen, check. Crockery, check. Cactus? Today’s students are all about fleshy frills!
Which smells remind you of your childhood? Fortysomething Fan Girl sniffs out the past!
Are you carrying a handbag or a dead giveaway? What you wear on your arm says so much about you; it’s time to trade up!
Back in the ’70s and ’80s Brownies were the worthy, try-hards I met up with in a church hall. Dessert is so different now! Fortysomething Fan Girl explores pudding.