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  • Flexible working – a personal view

    It's a contentious issue, that's for sure! Wanna know what I think?

  • Grown up stuff

    It's time to stop burying your head in the sand when it comes to wills, tax planning and all that sensible stuff. I nabbed a top solicitor for some straightforward advice.

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    Study among the spires

    Kerry Potter brushed up on her holiday French with a course at Oxford's Continued Education arm. If you want to upskill too, or learn something new, book up for September.

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    Sophie’s Cookery School

    Sophie's Cookery School in Oxford is creating gastronomic magic. Muddy tries out the Authentic Mexican course. Ariba!

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    How to relocate without losing your mind

    Buying in a new area can be a humongous headache but we've picked up some great tips from a top property search expert. Smooth move, ahoy!

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    Calling all wedding planners!

    OK, we'll admit that our neighbouring county Berks did a pretty good job with the royal wedding. But if you're seeking an alternative to Windsor Castle (ahem!), read on for the best of Bucks and Oxon's nuptials whizzes.

  • Gastro Heaven!

    30 of the best cookery courses across the Muddy counties to tantalise your taste buds (and impress your dinner guests).

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    Study in the spires

    Don't worry, there's no detentions involved this time round. Muddy turned (im)mature student at Oxford's CONTED and there's something for everyone, however busy/rusty/nervous you are.

  • Real 2018 Resolutions

    Did your New Year Resolutions die in February? I've waited until Spring to start my Real Resolutions - wanna join me?

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    Help! Career MOT needed

    Job driving you mental? Or maybe it's a lack of job that's the problem? We put your work dilemmas to our clever new careers coach. Here's what she had to say.

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