It was a leap of faith. Everyone thought I was totally nuts so I had to do something equally nuts.
In the seventies Louise Lee became obsessed with female led cop shows like Cagney and Lacey and Charlie's Angels but it was 20 years until her childhood dream became a reality when she made the decision to quit her teaching job and become a full-time private detective.
She said: "I had been in a steady job for ten years and asked myself whether I wanted to be doing the job forever and I clearly didn't. I would recommend it, it's actually really easy to do. There are some brilliant times but there are times when you are sitting outside buildings and nothing is going on."
Louise, who once met George Clooney while on one job, has channeled her experiences into her debut book The Last Honeytrap, which is out now.
Reports in today's paper say that the rise in technology could signal the end of the traditional board game
So we want to hear from you in this - do your children play boardgames or are they too busy playing on their consoles? Perhaps you still play boardgames as a family?
What's your favourite boardgame from your childhood?
I have weekly and monthly calls with brides and I take over the dirty work
Jen Glantz is a professional bridesmaid who offers three packages for brides: The Virtual Bridesmaid, where she helps with all bridesmaid duties up to the big day; The Ultimate Bridesmaid, where she is with the bride before and behind the scenes at the wedding; and Bridesmaid by Your Side, where she helps the bride from the engagement to standing next to her at the altar.
Jen joins Lorraine live from New York to talk about her unusual vocation.
I didn't realise that it was going to cause so much controversy
Its one of the hottest parenting trends for 2015 - the brelfie or breast feeding selfie. Celebrities from Gwen Stefani to Gisele Bundchen have embraced the trend but a new survey has found that it puts new mums under pressure.
Tamara Ecclestone recently shared a photo of her breastfeeding her daughter, Sophia, on holiday. She said, "my husband took the picture. I loved it, I thought it was so cute... I didn't realise people would have so many opinions on it. I just thought it was a beautiful photograph of the personI love so much."
A woman has been caught eating a bowl of cereal at the wheel of her car!
A cyclist happened to be riding past the vehicle in south-west London when he saw the woman eating her breakfast.
When challenged she apparently just shrugged and drove off. Well, we want your thoughts on this today.
What's the strangest thing you've ever seen someone doing at the wheel?
It is important that people realise that Fathers4Justice is about men and women, mothers and fathers coming together to find a solution for the benefit of children and families.
Fathers4Justice founder Matt O'Connor has hung up his superhero costume to take his organisation in a different direction this weekend.
Fathers4Justice will be setting up a phone line where Matt himself will be taking calls on Father's Day along with other mentor dads he knows who can help fathers to feel understood, whether they are estranged from their families or not.
He said: “It's a helpline for dads and parents affected by family breakdown, there’ll be a Skype service as well.”
It has been revealed that Kent is the top European destination for a family getaway. Do you agree? Do you prefer to get away for a bit of sun? Are there any other places here in the UK that you think are perfect for a family getaway?