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Yotam Ottolenghi On His New Book And What He Eats At The Weekend

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When Yotam Ottolenghi 's cookery book Plenty was published four years ago, we were astounded by how exciting vegetarian cooking could be. Now, as i...

Bestselling Author Kate Mosse On How She Became A Writer

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Some people might say that Kate Mosse lived a full working life before she even became a bestselling (not to mention, world famous) female author. ...

10 Foods That Britain Can Be Proud Of

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

British food may have had a bashing of late, from the US ambassador's moaning about lamb and potatoes to Professor João Magueijo who wrote a book sla...

8 Tips For Choosing The Best Bra After A Mastectomy

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Underwear shopping is, let's face it, every woman's nightmare. Firstly, you have to find something that actually looks nice. Then there's the matter o...

Rachel Moss

How Women In Afghanistan And Egypt Are Using Video To Give Themselves A Voice

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In the last month, two incredible short films have found their way onto our radars (and our Twitter feeds) - This is Kabul and Creepers on the Bridge....

No Sex Please, We're British, Tired And Worried About Money

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you've experienced a fairly disappointing amount of action between the sheets this year, then don't worry - a new study suggests that you're probab...

Poorna Bell

Michelin Star Chef John Burton-Race Returns To London After 12 Years - Here's His New Restaurant

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Michelin-starred chef John Burton-Race has returned to London after 12 years, a length time in which the food landscape of the city has changed dramat...

Are These 'Unhealthily Thin' Models A Step Backwards For Fashion?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With plus-size retailer Evans debuting its first runway show at London Fashion Week 2014, we thought we'd reached a glorious new era of fashion with h...

Where Does Your Hometown Rank On This Map Of Alcohol-Related Liver Disease?

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Places in the UK with the highest rates of people admitted to hospital for alcohol-related liver disease have been mapped out by health officials, in ...

Piñata Cakes: The Katy Perry Of The Baking World?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Rainbow cakes are so last season, dah-ling, this year it's all about the piñata cake. After Asda launched their buy-in-store version, which is a plai...

Angelina Jolie Has Had A Major Impact On Breast Cancer Referrals

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Angelina Jolie, who last May revealed to the world that she had a double mastectomy to prevent her from getting breast cancer, has had a positive effe...

Underpants Called Hiders Help Men Conceal Involuntary Excitement

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Gone are the days when you strategically placed a cushion over your crotch, chaps. Now your unwanted erection can be carefully concealed inside a rein...

Rachel Moss

Want To Be A Happier Person? This Man Can Show You How...

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us want the same thing in life - to be happy. But sometimes, when you're working long hours, understanding what your dream even is can seem im...

'I Make Paintings For Ants'

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

South African artist Lorraine Loots set herself a challenge: 365 miniature paintings in 365 days. People could book a day and make a suggestion for wh...

Are You A Desk Potato?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

So, desk potatoes are fast becoming a 'thing'. And when we say 'desk potatoes' we're not referring to a desktop figurine of Mr Potato Head that you...

Here's National Cheeseburger Day In All Its Glory

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If, like Monsieur Woof (below), you're chuffed because it's National Cheeseburger Day then welcome to the club. For one day only, society has acce...

5 Quick Arm Exercises For Blasting Those Bingo Wings

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Why are they even called bingo wings? They don't aid our ability to fly in any way. If, like us, you want to de-wing then we'd suggest watching th...

Poorna Bell

Why Modern Greek Food Is The Next Big Food Trend

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Mazi isn't like any other Greek restaurant you've encountered before. It has the white and blue of the Cyclades, sure, but there is a clean and modern...

Is This Popular Sugar Substitute Actually Making Health Worse?

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you've been startled by recent health warnings and have ditched that sugar in your coffee for a couple of sweeteners instead, then you might want t...

This New Blood Test Could Revolutionise Prostate Cancer Treatment

PA / The Huffington Post | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A new blood test for spotting the stages when a prostate cancer treatment might activate "harmful mutations" has been developed. The test works by...

Leading Authority Says 'Rapid' New Treatment For Skin Cancer Should Be On NHS

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world, but thankfully, there may be a new, more effective, way to treat the disease. Health o...

15 Utterly Stunning Tattoo Ideas From Artists On Instagram

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you're thinking of getting a tattoo (or just like musing over pictures of incredible body art), one of the best places to go for inspiration is Ins...

Quintessential Dishes That Sum Up Scotland

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss and Poorna Bell | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

British Food Fortnight begins on 20 September, and boy, are we relieved they won't be leaving. Because Scotland, we would be sorry to see your foo...

Everyone Is Ill. You Don't Want To Get It. You Should Probably Watch This

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sorry to be the bearer of bad news but, if you hadn't noticed already, we're entering virus season. *Sniffles* Yep it's the time of the year where ...

Adorable Video Of These Dogs Babysitting Totally Makes Nannies Redundant

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Proving, like Beethoven and Nanny from Peter Pan, that they can do the job just as well as a spotty teenager, dogs clearly make great babysitters. ...