Sometimes the answer to the ever-present ‘is it kid-friendly?’ question should be ‘no, it’s really not’
I’ve become a perfect LA cliché – a sober, middle-aged, electric-car owner
Sebastian Flyte had nothing on me
The sculptured eroticism of Henry II’s mistress’s bedroom brought to mind an orgy at its peak – not that he noticed
In the shadow of Mount Kenya’s melting glaciers, I have seen an elephant-flattened man
The profit from drugs fuels the underworld of organized crime
Would generations of Americans weaned on high-fructose corn syrup be able to march much further than the fridge?
No visit is complete without admiring the store’s famous jade eggs
Albert was always well turned-out, but he let slip one day that it took him four hours to get dressed
What should I tell people when they ask me my ‘profession’?
Literary lapses and family law: A Slightly Foxed books excerpt
Vaccines are violence
A game of tennis with the founder of the disgraced drugs company told me all I needed to know about the man
All the women – Catriona included – seem to have fallen under his spell
Welcome, filthy island packed to the gills with angry, mean, squat Trump haters who live in decrepit buildings they share with rat
The festival celebrates the triumph of a persecuted nation over a man, and a people, that sought to destroy it
Caroline Farrow is being investigated by a British police force for sending some tweets
The number of Irish country houses has continued to decline over the past 40 years
No one’s giving away ‘dada’ any time soon – so why are we relinquishing our precious ‘mama’ so carelessly?
As told to Lara Prendergast
The President is having a ruff time
I don’t want a drug shop in our family neighborhood
Any boreal hotting up has got to play out to our advantage eventually
Waging battle on corn syrup could backfire