UK Life

17 Things You Only Know If You Have Had Sex At A Festival

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Every festival-goer knows that for the full experience you need to lose your friends in a mosh pit, drink cider for breakfast, destroy all your belong...

7 Reasons We Should All Be Eating More Hummus

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re anything like us then a good Friday night involves eating your way through an entire tub of hummus, and then having to lie down to think a...

It's Okay To Not Know What You Want To Do With Your Life

Elise Dopson | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Elise Dopson

When it comes to making decisions, I'm probably one of the worst people for it. Seriously - about three months ago, I spent fifteen minutes stood in the fruit aisle of Tesco wondering if it was a red or green apple that I wanted for my lunch. (In the end, I got a green one.)

12 Issues All Feminists Have When Dating Men

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Trying to channel Beyoncé and be a female boss 24/7 becomes just that bit harder when it comes to dating men. It can be hard to reconcile your femini...

Phubbing: 9 Ways This Habit Is Killing Your Relationship

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

You might not know what ‘phubbing’ is, but we would bet our smartphone you’re guilty of this increasingly prevalent relationship habit. ‘Phub...

14 Things You Only Know If You’re A Morning Person

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Everyone else moans if they have to wake up before midday, but you’ve always been a fan of the early hours. It’s not like you leap out of bed at ...

General Election 2017: 17 Tweets That Prove Dating Apps Need A Political Filter

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Congratulations, you’ve only gone and matched with the hottest bloody person on the internet. But then they casually mention how wicked it is that ...

15 Tweets That Sum Up The Sh**-Show That Is A British Summer

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Every Brit knows that just because the calendar says June, it doesn’t mean the weather necessarily got the memo. In 24 hours you can go from scorch...

7 Things Everyone Needs To Know About Anal Sex (NSFW, Obviously)

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Anal sex may still be shocking to your grandma, but heterosexual couples in the UK are increasingly incorporating anal sex into their love lives. Thi...

12 Things That Will Sound Too Real If You Have Imposter Syndrome

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Everyone goes through periods of self-doubt, but there are others who spend their whole lives feeling like a complete fraud and just waiting to be cau...

7 Things That Might Be Causing Your Bloating

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For many people the feeling of being bloated is a part of daily life and not something that just happens when you’ve really overindulged. Classic bl...

Cushioning: 10 Signs You’re Guilty Of This Dating Practice

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

No one could dispute that online dating and apps like Tinder have given single people more choice than ever before. But having lots of choice can mean...

12 Things Women Should Not Do When Dating, According To Men

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

When we’re trying to impress someone new, we all want to show off our best qualities, but it seems that the pressure of dating can often make us act...

Prepare For A Date With Your Dream Goal

Veronica Owusu-Byczkowska | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Veronica Owusu-Byczkowska

If you want to stay focused and keep your dreams, desires and aspirations alive, a vision board is a must! You want to keep your desires on fire, create a mindset of possibilities and take baby step actions towards that date with your dream goal!

10 Types Of Terrible People You Always Meet On Public Transport

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For anyone who has had the misfortune to travel on public transport, you’ll know your fellow citizens aren’t always the best version of themselves...

When Money, Status And Power Don't Equal Success

Neel Dhesi | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Neel Dhesi

What isn't remembered or talked about is how much money we made, how big our house was, what car we drove, how successful we were in our career, or anything else acquired through money, status and power, and yet many of us spend a disproportionate amount of our time and effort trying to "succeed" at these things.

7 Signs You Are In A Happy Relationship, According To Science

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Many relationships go through ups and downs, but only some of them are going to stand the test of time. And because we don’t have a crystal ball to...

12 Things You Will Only Understand If You're A Terrible Sleeper

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A few more hours sleep every night wouldn’t just make us feel better, it would also mean our blood doesn’t need to be 99% coffee. But not all of u...

11 Reasons You Should Talk To Your Pet Instead Of A Human

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

In a new study scientists have finally verified what pet owners have known for years, that dogs can actually talk to their humans. While everyone els...

I'm Now A Silver Fox

Danielle Wood | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Danielle Wood

"You have a grey hair", boldly and brashly he declared. "WHAT?" I gasped. You must be joking? Where? I frantically combed my fingers through my hair, angling both eyes to the right of my head in fear of pin pointing that one and only silver thread.

Avocado Hand And 13 More Embarrassingly Middle Class Problems

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Let’s face it, life is really hard. Especially when there is a nationwide hummus crisis and have to eat your Kettle Chips dry, like some sort of sav...

Thanatophobia At 21: Learning To Live With Death

Tom Killeen | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Tom Killeen

They say the older we get, the less the "end" tends to scare us. Ultimately, we are born to die. If the alternative to living and eventually dying is not living at all, the decision to accept our circumstances and move forward, should be the easiest decision of all.

16 Things Everyone Thinks When They Find Their First Grey Hair

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Everyone remembers their first time. That fateful day when you spot a grey hair and your life flashes before your very eyes. You thought it would neve...

How Comedians Can Teach Us Priceless Skills For Life And Work

Gerry Thompson | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Comedy
Gerry Thompson

Stand-up comedians demonstrate a truly amazing skill-set. They are courageous, inventive, engaging, and daring. They live life on the edge. They expos...

13 Struggles You Only Have If You Are Coeliac

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Coeliac disease is a lifelong autoimmune condition where the body reacts to gluten (a protein found in wheat, barley and rye), that affects approximat...