UK Lifestyle

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...

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....

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...

Moving Out - Are We Asking Too Much?

Charlie Hedges | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Charlie Hedges

Can you believe four out of 10 of us aged 18-29 live at home with our parents because we simply can't afford to move out? For me, one of the most frustrating things is that some of us can actually afford monthly mortgage payments but we can not simply get together the thousands of pounds needed and expected for a deposit, even as a first time buyer.

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...

Neither Awake or Asleep; Is It Really a Sleep Problem?

Dr. Nerina Ramlakhan | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Nerina Ramlakhan

My sleep clinic is constantly full of exhausted people wanting to know how to get more sleep, fall asleep more easily at night, stay asleep, feel asleep. This last one is interesting - many of my clients complain of feeling as if they've not slept at all even though they may have spent hours in bed and not really been awake.

New Music: Older Women

Jane Quinn | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jane Quinn

Maybe when you get older you become more innately conservative. You want to hold on more to what you know you like. Bruce Springsteen rather than Miley Cyrus, Queen rather than Lana del Rey.

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...

You're Doing Your Laundry All Wrong...

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your idea of doing laundry is bunging a load of broadly similar looking items on a 40-degree wash and hoping for the best, it’s not just your clo...

Thanks a Million!

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

You guys asked for an easy pizza recipe and here it is! Who better to show you how to make pizza than 'Italian Stallion' Gennaro? Using an age-old family recipe he guides you through every step from kneading the dough to making the classic margherita topping. This is everything you need to know about pizza in one video folks.

This Model Took On London Fashion Week And Won

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The fashion industry often comes under fire for promoting a one-size-fits-all idea of beauty, but if this year's London Fashion Week is anything to go...

The Best Mojito In The World (And 4 Other Reasons To Go To Havana)

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Ask the uninitiated to conjure up a vision of Havana and they’ll likely picture a montage of iconic imagery: cigar-smoking street musicians, salsa d...

Have You Taken the Stress Test? How Stressed Are You?

Benjamin Bonetti | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Benjamin Bonetti

Because stress is something that is highly personable and difficult to gauge, there are few clear and cut rules on what stress is and how it can be successfully diagnosed. This being said, there are some good guidelines that would indicate your current stress levels and if you need to bring them back into conscious balance.

Things We Really Say When Our Friends Stop Drinking

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

All John wants is to drink a lemonade - neat, no vodka. But his friends have other ideas. Will John ever get the early night he craves, or is h...

Naked Breasts Appear For The First Time In UK Shopping Centres - For A Good Reason

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Previously, when a woman's nipples have appeared in a fashion ad or on Instagram, the image has been swiftly banned by the powers that be. But a f...

Men Will be Boys, and Boys Will be Men

Nick Clements | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Clements

By remaining boys, we are able to pursue very selfish lives, full of ambition, competition and ego. This is promoted as an ideal, a role model or template for boys to follow. This fixed and inflexible view of masculine is nurtured by our culture, by the way we teach, by the media, by our drunken peers, by so many different means. However, it is not our nature.

'I Feel Fantastic' Says Woman Starting Treatment To Reverse Vitiligo

Barcroft | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who suffers from a rare skin condition has said she feels "absolutely fantastic" after beginning a new treatment. Lisa Johnson developed v...

There Are Mobile Phone Lanes In China And We're Not Sure How We Feel About It

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you're engrossed in a good Twitter session, walking along the pavement without knocking over a small child can be challenging. But one city ma...

Facebook Censors Women's Voices

Mia Hansson | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Tech
Mia Hansson

Are we not to think that breasts are natural and beautiful even when they are not being used by others? Are pictures of two-millimetre breasts "malicious" and "unsafe", as the automatised messages say? Or is it simply that reality is judged as unsafe by people habituated to porn?

Screw Positive Thinking

Asha Patel | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Asha Patel

This is a call for authentic listening. Instead of verbalising that emotion, be quiet. Listen to it. See what fears and foes lurk beneath what you're feeling. It's about listening to oneself and one's own emotional state and then being wholly responsible for it.

Twitter Trend Proves Vogue's 'Big Booty' Article Was An Epic Fail

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

What's a sure fire way to piss off half of Twitter? Write an article stating big bums are en trend... Last week Vogue published an article online w...

Fun Fundraising Ideas To Host Your Own Pink Party From Breast Cancer Campaign

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

This October, it's time to bin the beige and #wearitpink to help raise money for Breast Cancer Campaign. Since October is Breast Cancer Awareness M...

Breast Cancer Campaign's Fundraising Saves Lives - Here's How

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Breast Cancer Campaign is a breast cancer charity with a clear, single-minded focus: to fund breast cancer research in order to make a difference to p...