Arlene Harris

Arlene Harris

Have we lost our manners?

Have we lost our manners?

In these busy, online-obsessed times, the art of good etiquette is becoming increasingly irrelevant to sections of the younger generation

Trees company

Trees company

A gentle breeze on the skin, warm sun dazzling the senses, beautiful foliage and clean air all around: forest bathing is becoming an increasingly popular way to wash away the blues of modern life, writes Arlene Harris

Life in the slow lane

Life in the slow lane

Taking each day as it comes on a barge on the Yonne river in southern Burgundy is one of the most relaxing ways to spend a summer European holiday, writes Arlene Harris

Home is where the heart is

Home is where the heart is

Who has it better, the city slicker or the country cousin?