Catch up on our brilliant Lifestyle section

Catch up on our brilliant Lifestyle section

Catch up on our brilliant Lifestyle section

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Make music magic for those 'littlies'

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Sarah Mayhew-Craddock is a Mum About Town

A bloom that's growing on us

Oxford Mail: Sheena Patterson

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Sheena Patterson of Oxford Garden Design on the rise in popularity of the once exotic orchid

There is a way to avoid the payday loans

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

"Payday loan firms are like the uglysisters and bad fairy" writes Gill Oliver

Don't overdo it or you'll end up a real Christmas pudding

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Keeping Fit with Lisa Cuerden

Hugh Bonneville is geared up for a festive tradition

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

As viewers prepare for the Downton Christmas special – partly shot in Oxfordshire – Hugh Bonneville talks to Jaine Blackman about finding global fame as the series’ Lord Grantham

How author Phillipa Ashley is turning Oxford blue

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Jaine Blackman meets best-selling author Phillipa Ashley who is turning Oxford blue in a series of sexy romance novels

Find the right dress for the party season

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

It’s the season for fab eveningwear but which style suits your body shape best? Jaine Blackman sizes up the festive partywear

Don't let Christmas drive you crackers

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Feeling more frazzled than festive? Stop stressing over making everything perfect and start enjoying it, says Jaine Blackman

Annoying or not, Brand presents a powerful picture

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

"Addict's gratitude at an alien gesture of sympathy was truly heart-breaking" writes Liz Nicholls

'Not the break I had in mind'

Oxford Mail: Katherine Rees

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

"I'll be trying to convince everyone that Turkey Pizza is the way to go" writes Katherine Rees

I'm not ready to get any older

Oxford Mail: Rebecca Moore

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Rebecca Moore is Oxford Savvy

Have yourself some geeky Christmas fun

Oxford Mail: Renee Watson

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

"My daughter wanted to see her head life under the microscope. That's the way we roll" writes Renee Watson

Christmas delights come guilt-edged

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Rebecca Moore praises the festive season volunteers but won’t be joining them

Plenty of things to do in the New Forest

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Mark Edwards and his daughter enjoy a mix of activities on a half-term New Forest holiday

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