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Thursday 4 June, 2015

Are brides-to-be supposed to love wedding dresses? Unfortunately I'm not one of them...
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# Opinion

Are brides-to-be supposed to love wedding dresses? Unfortunately I'm not one of them...

Jun 4th 2015, 8:00 AM 4,049 Views 57 Comments

I’ve recently gotten engaged and have since come to the (unfortunate) conclusion that I completely detest all wedding dresses.

Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Column: It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there, so here are some tips before Valentine's Day
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Column: It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there, so here are some tips before Valentine's Day

Feb 12th 2014, 7:30 PM 45 Views 25 Comments

Tinder, speed dating, online profiles… it can all get a little confusing. Here are Jenny Conlon’s tips to avoid the pitfalls of the dating scene this Valentine’s Day.

Saturday 26 October, 2013

Column: The rise of bodybuilding shows strong is the new skinny
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# Opinion

Column: The rise of bodybuilding shows strong is the new skinny

Oct 26th 2013, 7:00 PM 846 Views 122 Comments

Bodybuilding might not be for everyone – but I’m glad to see more varied and healthy role models for young girls, writes Jenny Conlon.

Thursday 26 September, 2013

Column: The truths and costs of moving to London
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# Opinion

Column: The truths and costs of moving to London

Sep 26th 2013, 7:30 PM 2,945 Views 99 Comments

Many young Irish people who have exhausted their job search at home are choosing to pop across the water to London – if you’re one of them, here are some much-needed tips, writes Jenny Conlon.

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Sunday 26 May, 2013

Column: I can’t pinpoint the moment I decided I wasn’t going to eat anymore
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Column: I can’t pinpoint the moment I decided I wasn’t going to eat anymore

May 26th 2013, 1:30 PM 582 Views 17 Comments

Suffering from anorexia as a teenager, Jenny Conlon’s weight dropped to just 6 stone before. While speaking about her experience for the first time is difficult, she says if it helps one person, it will be worth it.

Saturday 20 April, 2013

Column: I’m running in the London marathon and I’m proud I’ll be able to pay my respect to the Boston runners
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Column: I’m running in the London marathon and I’m proud I’ll be able to pay my respect to the Boston runners

Apr 20th 2013, 7:00 PM 31 Views 33 Comments

Jenny Conlon says it’s difficult to understand why an event of achievement like the Boston Marathon would be targeted in such a way. Training for a marathon is one of the most challenging things you can do and it makes you realise that life is for living, she writes.