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The big fat debate bungle The big fat debate bungle

The most important message was drowned in the noise…

Blog: Coffee - why the froth? Blog: Coffee - why the froth?

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Blog: Downsizing your dog
Blog: Downsizing your dog

What is it about these little ankle biters that we love so much? I say 'we' as I have gone to the small side myself with…

Rowing pair about to become a triple
Rowing pair about to become a triple

Olympic rowers Mahe Drysdale and Juliette Haigh are celebrating a nappy Easter after revealing they are expecting their…

Nat Party president married in rest home
Nat Party president married in rest home

National Party powerbrokers Peter Goodfellow and long-term partner Desley Simpson have married in an intimate service at…

How important is sharing a bed?
How important is sharing a bed?

How important is sharing a bed with your partner? Relationship expert Jill Goldson explains.

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How to raise kids on a boat
How to raise kids on a boat

Raising your children on a sailing boat has its dangers, but seafaring parents claim the benefits are…

Happy couples sleep closer

Closeness between couples is reflected in the distance separating them as they sleep, a study has found.

Lee Suckling: Reflecting on a year of marriage equality

It's time to celebrate all that marriage equality has given society, writes Lee Suckling. Importantly, it's also time to…

Talk to the Animals: Are you guilty of animal cruelty?

If you can answer yes to one of the following questions, you are perpetuating the type of cruelty that would result in a…

Wendyl Nissen: Modern man demands more than crisp sheets
Wendyl Nissen: Modern man demands more than crisp sheets

The wonderful thing about being a supportive wife - my challenge for a year - is that you get to wear…

Battle to honour dead mother won

The 21-year-old, born in England and now living in Wellington, said she once attended a support group for children of same-sex…

Jill Goldson: Post-date protocol

Your eyes seem to lock, you just about finish one another's sentences, you feel a surge of soulmate recognition - then bam…

Eight great Auckland dates

Delaney Mes shares eight great dates you should add to your to-do list.

Shelley Bridgeman: Why the royal family portrait upset me

People all across the globe erupted into fawning fits of hyperbole when the latest family photograph of the Cambridges (William…

Talk to the Animals: 5 Royal fun facts
Talk to the Animals: 5 Royal fun facts

To honour the arrival of the Royals, blogger Sally Hibbard exposes five animal fun facts linked to the…

Wendyl Nissen: Becoming a mum again in my 50s? Hubby isn't keen

Shocking news out of Britain this week is the trend of women in their 50s having babies, writes Wendyl Nissen. The number…

The art of public uncoupling

It’s all sweetness now, but just wait. Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin’s divorce may get nasty, says William Langley.

Cheer-up pills in the doghouse

Man's best friend is increasingly taking antidepressants to get a new leash on life.

Grumpy Cat hits her terrible twos

Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit her terrible twos.

Jill Goldson: What if physical attaction wears off?
Jill Goldson: What if physical attaction wears off?

I’ve been with my wife for 23 years, married for 20 of them. We get along fine, but I don’t think I…

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