Fair play to Rick Astley. It  might have been released in 1987, but millions of people worldwide can still sing every word of his number one single, Never Gonna Give You Up. Which is why this poster, spotted in a friend’s office yesterday, is so genius. And even better, after a bit of internet research, I’ve discovered you can now buy it as a t-shirt, from www.shirtstastegood.com (a US site which ships…

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This Sunday, at 2am, the clocks go back  by an hour. This means an extra hour in bed, and as it’s the weekend, that means a lie-in. It also means you have the perfect excuse to buy a classy new clock. If you want something simple and stylish, you can’t go wrong with Karlsson clocks. They are dozens of designs all over the web, but I particularly like the Minty Flower Splash…

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Anyone who has ever had their bathroom ‘done’ will know how hideous it is – having to crouch down in the bath to have a wash; weeing in a bucket; and getting paint on your PJs in the middle of the night cos the lights haven’t been wired in yet. Then imagine doing all that while you’re six months’ pregnant… So, now I’m the proud owner of a lovely new bathroom, I…

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Apparently sales of tumble dryers have plummeted in the last year, as everyone returns to good old fashioned washing lines. And while the weather might be cold, it’s still bright outside, and the wind actually dries your clothes in double-quick time. However, just because you’re using an old school washing line, you don’ t have to use old school wooden pegs. My mum bought me some soft grip plastic pegs from France…

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