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Ailbhe Malone

  1. ask the strategist
    Ask the Strategist: Gifts for New MumsFrom food delivery kits to the softest muslins.
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    43 Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Living-Room Accents That You Can Buy on AmazonIncluding some Instagram-famous velvet chairs.
  3. ask the strategist
    Ask the Strategist: Plus-Size Women’s Clothing EditionIn our new advice column, we take your shopping questions and scour friends, call up experts, and draw from personal experience to answer them.
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    36 Cheap But Expensive-Looking Bedroom Accessories (You Can Buy on Amazon)Including a Fair Trade area rug at an Ikea price.
  5. this thing's incredible
    I’m Revisiting the Harry Potter Audiobooks During Quarantine“The Harry Potter books were the reason I signed up for Audible four years ago … I’ve had the books on rotation ever since.”
  6. this thing's incredible
    My Puzzle Mat Stops Me Losing My Marbles (and My Jigsaw Pieces) During IsolationNow my kitchen table is also my workspace, it’s pleasing to be able to spread out a puzzle without worrying about how to eat my dinner around it.
  7. trust me i should know
    I Play a Lot of Two-Player Board Games. Here Are My 8 Favourites.Including strategy games, fast-paced games, and games that can be scaled up to four players.
  8. painless shopping
    15 Cheap But Expensive-Looking Rugs (That You Can Buy on Amazon)Including everything from a classic Persian-style rug to a modern circular jute option.
  9. valentine's day
    23 Valentine’s Day Gifts Under £20 (That You Can Buy on Amazon)Including a waterproof picnic blanket and a holy grail eye mask.
  10. gift guide
    21 Gifts Under £20 (That You Can Buy on Amazon)Including gifts for godsons, great-grannies, and more.
  11. this thing's incredible
    I Can’t Stop Buying This (Frankly) Insultingly Luxurious Box of ChocolatesThe best part is if you buy enough the chocolates basically pay for themselves