The Lowdown: Say No To World Parents Day

On the first day of June every year, we celebrate global Parents Day. Having just been made aware of this holiday and its meaning, it struck me as odd that we should have one particular day to celebrate the people who gave us life. Are we really going to lump them in with the likes […]

The Lowdown: The price of prom

Parents pay an average of £220 on their daughter’s prom, according to Go Compare. For mine, I spent £80. The dress was on sale. I still felt like a princess – just a sensible princess. One who was brought up knowing how to handle her cash. Despite this, I was too embarrassed to tell my […]