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Barry's Bootcamp Made Me The Fittest I've Been In My Entire Life

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The first time I went to a Barry's Bootcamp class I was shocked. Not just physically, but emotionally. Walking to work after the 7.10am class had f...

How To Make A 'Stonking' Yorkshire Pudding

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

With National Yorkshire Pudding Day just around the corner (1 February, guys), we thought it would be rude not to share this tasty how-to video. He...

This Proves Yoga Isn't Just For Slim White Women

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Search "yoga" in Google Images and the majority of pictures you'll find will be of slim, young, white women. And if you don't fall into one (or all...

Do You Know If The Fish You Buy Is Sustainably-Caught?

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Some of the UK's biggest supermarkets including Morrisons and Asda are skimping on their sustainably-caught fish offerings, figures suggest. This ...

Why This Woman Is Live-Tweeting Her Orgasm Struggles

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A mother suffering from depression is live-blogging her quest to achieve an orgasm, in the hope that it will help others to overcome their own persona...

#MyJanuaryIn5Words Summarises January Perfectly

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

January is nearly over, and, as seems to be tradition with anything that's hashtag-able nowadays, a stampede of Twitter users have taken to the site t...

Are You Really In Love? These Two Questions Could Tell You

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Last week '36 questions that will make you fall in love' went viral. Now, married couples can apparently test whether or not they are still in lov...

Colleen McCullough Obituary Proves Women Are Never Free Of Sexism

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The internationally-acclaimed Australian author Colleen McCullough has passed away aged 77. Best known for her second novel 'The Thorn Birds', whic...

9 Sex Toys That Will Give You Nightmares (NSFW)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to sex toys, we've seen some things. But nothing could ever prepare us for the likes of the vajankle, the dragon's tongue or (sorry i...

Low Self-Esteem Puts Women Off Sport. This Has Got To Change.

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Women are not engaging in sports activities for fear of being "judged about how they look", the chairman of Sport England has revealed. Research by...

Athlete With One Arm Can (Probably) Lift More Than You

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Luke Ericson has competed in fitness contests all over the world. Now, the Crossfit enthusiast wants to help others with disabilities achieve thei...

Spirulina Might Smell Gross, But It's Super Good For You

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Spirulina has been knocking around on planet Earth for more years than you can shake a stick at. The microscopic equatorial algae used to make up p...

Where To Go And What To See In Chinese New Year Celebrations Around The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Who doesn't love a celebration filled with fun, festivities and food? Not to mention dancing lions and dragons? Get ready to don your favourite red cl...

Are you ready for Chinese New Year?

Huffington Post | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Are you ready for the year of the sheep? Are you ready for rampaging dragons? It’s that time of year where Chinatown throws a massive parade, we all...

Facebook's Nudity Policy Even Bans Breast Cancer Campaigns

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A ground-breaking breast cancer awareness campaign has been deemed unfit for Facebook, because it contravenes their nudity policy. The CoppaFeel! c...

Is This Supermodel's Post-Baby Weight Loss Too Much, Too Soon?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Supermodel Elena Perminova has divided opinion after revealing her post-baby figure in Russian Vogue, just two months after having a Caesarian. The...

What It's Really Like To Wear A Hijab

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Hijabs have been in the news yet again this week after Michelle Obama refused to cover her head on a visit to Saudi Arabia with President Barack Obama...

Do You Find The Thought Of Elderly People Having Sex Gross?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

This week the first major study of sexual health in the 'over 70s' found that our elderly counterparts are still very much enjoying an active sex life...

Woman Says Disney's Frozen Helps Her Battle Depression

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

First, Disney's Frozen captured the hearts of little girls and boys around the world. Now, the film's main character Elsa is helping one woman bat...

5 Reasons I'm Loving The All-Female Ghostbusters Cast

Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Natasha Hinde

Director, Paul Feig, revealed the all-female cast for the new Ghostbusters film. And I practically whooped when I saw the tweet that confirmed his decision. If you missed it; Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon are to don proton packs and scout for ectoplasm in what will undoubtedly be a hilarious re-make of the original.

Single Woman Puts Herself On eBay

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Scroll through eBay in January and you'll expect to find a lot of unwanted presents that people didn't get round to re-gifting in December. What yo...

Amal Clooney Shuts Down Journalist's Sexist Question

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Amal Clooney has shut down a sexist journalist in the best way ever after being asked about her outfit choice. The human rights lawyer and activist...

Guys Gives Mum Hilarious Card After Learning Dad Cheated

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Ryan found out his dad was cheating on his mum, he wanted to do something to show her he cared. But funnily enough, most card shops don't stoc...

Emma Watson Gives Kick-Ass Feminist Advice On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you haven't yet developed a huge girl crush on superfeminist Emma Watson, then prepare to be wooed. The actress, who was named Ambassador for U...

Can A Die-Hard FOMO Sufferer Really Succeed At JOMO?

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

On a night out, I'm one of those people who never knows when to go home. In fact, my FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) urges are so strong that I once spe...