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You Might Want To Change Your Holiday Plans, These Are Officially The World's Worst Tourist Traps

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When you’re planning a holiday, it’s always good to have some local knowledge for the inside track on the best places to eat, where to get a good ...

5 Not-So-Subtle Signs You're Great At Sex (In Case You Couldn't Tell)

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Ever had sex and came away wondering what sort of impression you made between the sheets? A few days ago Redditors were kind enough to enlighten us a...

14 Breathtaking Mastectomy Tattoo Ideas

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

To reclaim their bodies after cancer, more women than ever are now opting for elaborate mastectomy tattoos. Instead of opting to reconstruct their ni...

The 10 Commandments Of Casual Dating

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

One of the many benefits that comes with living in a dating app world is the ability to date ‘casually’. Like friends with benefits, casual datin...

8 Things That Will Help You Get More Dates Via Online Apps

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For many of us, crafting the perfect dating profile is actually harder than going on a date. You need to strike the perfect balance: come across as sm...

13 Celebrities Talk About The Importance Of Self Love

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

As a society we spend so much time on self-improvement and how to upgrade to a ‘better’ version of ourselves. But sometimes we need to take a ste...

You Can Now Have A Song On Your Tinder Profile And People Are Losing Their S**t

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For anyone who had Myspace, the concept of a profile song is very familiar - it’s the only way to let friends know how edgy and ironic you were. Now...

9 Inspiring Quotes From #HeForShe

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Emma Watson has launched a new initiative in the #HeForShe campaign as part of a UN General Assembly this week, focusing on gender equality in univers...

13 Tweets That Sum Up How Ridiculous Imposter Syndrome Is

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Imposter Syndrome is no joke, but there is something to be said for trying to put our irrationalities into context. To suffer with Imposter Syndrome ...

18 People Who Didn’t Nail National Cupcake Week…And Those Who Totally Did

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Mary Berry might not approve of all our baking endeavours, but in general if it contains sugar and butter we are all over it. That was, until we saw ...

15 Things We Are Doing At Work (When We're Meant To Be Working)

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When five o’clock rolls around we feel like we’ve been slaving away over our computers for days. But now a new study, by Rescue Plus Effervescent...

12 Tweets That Are Way Too Real For Children Of Divorced Parents

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Growing up with divorced parents is a special type of family dynamic - two houses, two families, two Christmas trees. And although the situation inev...

8 Things You Only Understand If You Hate Avocado

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The world has officially reached peak avocado, which is all well and good if you love the bloody things. But for those of us who recognise them for th...

8 Totally Legitimate Reasons To Consider Divorcing Your Spouse

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

As much as we love our spouse, there are lots of times when we really wish we could just ditch them. Mainly this happens when they refuse to make us a...

8 Tweets From People Who Are Really Nailing Divorce

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

No matter what the cynics say, when you’re putting a ring on it, no one ever imagines it will end in a bitter divorce. But s**t happens and sometim...

Women, This Is What You Need To Know If You Can't Have An Orgasm

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It’s well known that it generally takes women longer to orgasm than men, but turns out there is still a lot of confusion about a) how to orgasm and ...

9 Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up Our Feelings Towards Oral Dams

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sometimes we feel like we’re the only people who know that condoms aren’t the only safe sex protection that exists. Dental dams, which are a smal...

PTSD And Me

Rosie Burnham | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Rosie Burnham

As I look in the mirror, I don't remember the person looking back at me. I am trapped in a world of trauma. I start to run the cold tap, splash my face trying to retrace the old me. The young, joyful and innocent child but she was taken away, that day will never fade in my mind.

This Is The Perfect Response When Someone Says They Don't Use Condoms

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Look, we get it, no one likes using condoms. They ruin the moment, they make your hands smell like latex and then they lie there in the bin reminding ...

Candy Floss Ice Cream Clouds Are A Magical Delight

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Forget chouxnuts, our new food obsession is candy floss ice cream clouds. Yes you read that correctly. This sugar porn (which quite frankly should com...

Fretting - Is It Really Worth It?

Natalie Savvides | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Natalie Savvides

Personally now with that mind-blowing wonder of hindsight, I can look back over the past twenty odd years, if not more of my life and I have to question whether the constant fretting that I seemed incapable of stopping served any purpose whatsoever.

Ultimate Pastry Porn: 10 Pictures Of Chouxnuts That Will Make You Drool

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The Chouxnut, a phenomenal pastry creation which combines an eclair and a doughnut, is now on sale in Selfridges. Bijou Choux bakery in north London ...

12 Tweets That Sum Up The Pain Of Neighbours

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

In an ideal world we’d be popping over to our neighbours for a cup of sugar, but the reality is that some forget to put the bins out and their sex l...

10 Roald Dahl Quotes That Sum Up The Power Of Positive Thinking

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Beloved author Roald Dahl would have turned 100 years old on 13 September 2016. A century after his birth, Dahl’s books are still able to captivate...

8 Reasons We Will Never Give Up Our Weekend Lie In, Even If It Is Bad For Us

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists have reiterated what we all already knew: sleeping late at the weekend only makes Mondays so much harder. A new study has shown that our lu...