Christmas Gifts

10 Unforgettable Christmas Toys

AllTime10s | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK

From robots to dolls, here are 10 unforgettable Christmas toys. Did your favorite make the list?...

Is Christmas Killing the Planet?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

Academics at the Australian Centre for Cultural Environmental Research, University of Wollongong, have recently published an investigation into how Christmas uniquely threatens the environment.

Have Yourself a Moany Little Christmas

Paul Marshall | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Paul Marshall

What do you most want for Christmas? An iPad, something elegant in cashmere or a voucher for a plastic surgery procedure? The answer, of course, is for it all to be over with as soon as possible. In 1914, that's what millions of people also wanted for WW1. And look at how long that dragged on.

Happiness This Holiday Season: A Surefire Guide

Libby Blanchard | Posted 22.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Libby Blanchard

Further, science tells us that if we really, really want to be happy, helping another, whether with friendship, a warm coat, a shelter, a meal, or a vaccine can provide us with the greatest surge of happiness of all. So once the Yule log has turned ash, volunteer, donate to a good cause, or go outside and spread seeds to the birds...

After Ivory Poachers Tore Apart Her Family, We Are Helping Her Build a New One

Rob Brandford | Posted 21.12.2014 | UK
Rob Brandford

Every day, ivory poachers tear apart elephant families for their tusks. But for young elephants who are still reliant on their mothers for milk, a mother lost to poaching can mean a death sentence too...

The Overthinking, Relationship-Ruining Guide to What Your Christmas Gift Really Means

The Guyliner | Posted 21.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

What do the gifts your other half gets you for Christmas really say about your relationship? Welcome paroxysms of angst and doubt into your life with my handy guide to what his presents may (or may not) mean for your romantic future...

The Joy of Christmas Shopping -Without Being Scammed!

Jacqui Hames | Posted 14.12.2014 | UK Tech
Jacqui Hames

We've had black Friday, Cyber Monday and still the online shopping spree goes on, but in our haste to nab bargains we need to stay vigilant and take great care with what were buying, who we're buying it from and how we pay. So for me there are 3 golden rules.

The Must-Have Tech Gifts For Gadget-Loving Teens

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Tech

Teenagers may be uncommunicative, distant and difficult, but there's one language they universally understand and appreciate: technology. So when i...

Four Christmas Present Ideas That Cost Nothing Yet Mean So Much More

Flavilla Fongang | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Flavilla Fongang

December has finally arrived and it will soon be Christmas. We love Christmas because everything is guilt free. It's the perfect excuse to eat for two, nibble on chocolate in the morning, sleep until midway, watch TV all day and play monopoly until Midnight.

The Gadget Gifts Sure To Keep Your Kids Occupied

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Tech

When it comes to buying gifts for the kids, tech toys are always a good bet. The right gadget gift can provide hours of entertainment for your litt...

This Bluetooth Wristwatch Speaker Is Straight From The 90s

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Tech

Public transport is about to get a whole lot louder thanks to Jambanz, a Bluetooth slapband speaker designed for kids. Looking like something Will ...

Why Secret Santa Is Fraught with Danger

Sophie Alderson | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Sophie Alderson

Ding Dong Merrily On- bollocks I've got Gordon for secret Santa?? Really? Gordon?! Gordon smells of damp tea towels and has a weird nasal hair flutter when he exhales. I'm sure he was talking about his athlete's foot to the maintenance manager in the car park yesterday. A tube of Canesten it is then.

Eight Gifts Your Man Will Appreciate This Christmas

Emma Louise Thompson | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Louise Thompson

Ho Ho Ho! Christmas is fast approaching. Are you still wondering what on earth to get your man? Well fear not, I have done the research for you! I have included something for every man, and the best thing is you don't have to leave the house!

How to Avoid a Toy Graveyard This Christmas

Ellie Widdowson | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ellie Widdowson

Consider these ideas for memorable, educational and long-lasting gifts for children. Here are some gifts that you won't be taking to landfill in six months' time.

Gadgets and Gizmos

Linda Duffin | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

I've gone back to basics with some suggestions you may find useful if you're looking for a thoughtful gift for the cook in your life. Some will cost you a bob or two. Others are as cheap as chips, or nearly.

Just Say No! to Ouija

Canon J.John | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK
Canon J.John

Who, in an age of the Internet, online gaming, Facebook and 3-D televisions would want to move a pointer around on a board in the hope of getting messages from the spirit world? The astonishing answer is, quite a lot of people!

Wearable Tech Is Coming to Town

Daniela Cecilio | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Tech
Daniela Cecilio

Christmas is approaching fast and with it, the unavoidable questions arise: what to buy for whom from where? What's on trend? What's worth investing in? This year, it looks like all people want for Christmas... is a wearable device. Think smartwatches and fitness and health trackers.

Keep Calm for Christmas - A 10 Point Plan for the Christmasphobic!

Sophie Bickerdike | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sophie Bickerdike

Do fairy lights bring you out in hives? Does the sight of a Christmas tree brightly adorned, bring you out in palpitations and send you delving into the bottom of your hand or man-bag looking for your battered old Christmas list?

The Best Books To Gift This Christmas

Hannah Beckerman | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Beckerman

Since we all know there's no better gift - at Christmas or any other time - than a book, here are some of the best books published this year to gift this Christmas. There's something for everyone - even that person who always hates every present they're ever given...

My Top Ten Homemade Foodie Gifts

Holly Bell | Posted 30.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

Now I know it's not an easy option, especially given that a lot of hamper contents have a short shelf life, but it really is one of the those presents that makes the hair stand up on your arms. I thought I'd offer up a few ideas to include in a Christmas hamper for someone very special...

Need Christmas Shopping Inspiration? Homewares Are A Tasteful, Practical & Timeless Choice For Friends & Family...

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to Christmas gift-giving this year, forget the cosy socks, bath salts and novelty gifts and give your friends and family items they'll u...

Christmas Gifts For Him - Approved By Men...

Faye Jacobs | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

I find buying gifts for the men in my life a total headache! So, this year I have done my research and also had some input by a few guys all with very different interests to help put together the perfect gift list.

Top Gifts for Her This Christmas

Faye Jacobs | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

When you're a stay at home mum with little income, you heavily rely on such occasions to be adorned with impractical luxuries that can't be justified the rest of the year! So below are items that I either believe will make a beautiful gift, feature high on my personal Christmas list

Xmas Fun or Xmas Stress Is Coming to Town

Olga Levancuka | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

The perfect Christmas cake, the perfect outfit and the perfect body to match... Why is it always about pleasing others and ensuring the peace among your family members, should anything go wrong?

Secret Santa Gift Ideas That Your Friends Will Actually Want

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Finding an appropriate secret Santa Christmas present for colleagues and friends can be pretty damn difficult. In fact, if we had the choice, we'd...