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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'Dark times shaped our happier future'

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

After a bleak few years, author Debrah Martin and her daughters are relishing a new life, as Jaine Blackman finds out

Falling for the Finns

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Annette Cunningham steps out of her comfort zone, ditches the posh frocks and finds she actually enjoys the great outdoors

Make room for animal magic

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

It began innocently enough when, a few years ago, deer – or rather their heads – started being spotted in Oxfordshire homes, but now there's a whole menagerie of animals vying for space indoors. Jaine Blackman joins the hunt

Forty reasons to be cheerful

Oxford Mail: Katherine Rees

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

"Memories of the weekend will be of slightly deranged sleep-deprived laughter" writes Katherine Rees

Shop around online to save on grocery bills

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Personal finance with Gill Oliver

There's serious danger from a flatulent Earth

Oxford Mail: Renee Watson

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

"The craters are unstable. Scientists report hearing tumbling Earth and running water" writes Renee Watson

Taking a river punt

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Inside Oxford with Alison Boulton

The marquee makes its mark

Oxford Mail: Rebecca Moore

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Rebecca Moore is Oxford Savvy

My love affair with television is back on again

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

"The kids eat tarantulas, mothers breastfeed monkeys and men dice with death" writes Liz Nicholls

Tasty outing to try something different

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Inside Oxford with Alison Boulton

It's a challenge to remain charitable

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Ice bucket stunt leaves Rebecca wondering why people feel the need to show off online

Flights to fancy for bird-brained

Oxford Mail: Sheena Patterson

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Sheena Patterson of Oxford Garden Design takes a look at feathered friends

In praise of dog walks

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

Alison Boulton digs beneath the city’s dreaming spires

Nice pear for, um, a nice pair?

Oxford Mail: Rebecca Moore

11:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

Rebecca Moore is Oxford Savvy

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