UK Lifestyle

Why Are There So Many Spiders in Your House?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Autumn doesn’t just mean orange leaves and chilly mornings, it’s also the start of spider season. As the evenings grow shorter, you’ll probab...

Why #GamerGate Affects All Women, Even Those Who Don't Like Gaming

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Even if you don't know your Grand Theft Auto from your World of Warcraft, you've probably never heard of #GamerGate. While the online movement may ...

17 Reasons Why My Sister Going to Australia Sucks

Daisy May Sitch | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Daisy May Sitch

There's six years between my sister Ella and I. Me being the older, sceptical, less wiser of the two. She flies to Australia for six months on the 20 November and for obvious reasons this is going to BREAK MY HEART... she can't go, she just can't...

It's O-Fish-Al, Bart van Olphen Joins Food Tube!

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

Just four months ago, Bart started The Shortest Cookery Show on Earth on instagram. Cramming exciting recipes, shot in striking locations (in the middle of the Wadden Sea, on a house-boat in Amsterdam, on an Alaskan ice-plain, in a fishing boat off the Maldives) into just 15-seconds - we're not squidding!

Why Half Of Brits Enjoy Raising Money For Charity

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Over half of Brits (52%) take the time to fundraise for charity, a new survey by Breast Cancer Campaign has revealed. And it’s not just others w...

Is Your Lifestyle Affecting Your Breast Cancer Risk?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With a few lifestyle adjustments, all women could reduce their breast cancer risk by about 30%, a report has found. Although great advances have be...

Genderless Gingerbread Is Gender Equality Gone Mad

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The traditional gingerbread man has been a favourite treat for generations - but to make the biscuit more suited to life in 2014, one cafe has given i...

Long Car Journey With Kids Ahead? Time To Take Out Those Tech Toys...

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Car journeys can be stressful at the best of times. However, thinking about the stress of driving for several hours straight with screaming, tired and...

Everything You Need To Know About Autumn Glamping...

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Summer may be over, but there's still plenty of time to pack up the car for a glamping holiday to shack up in a cosy yurt or sturdy treehouse and get ...

Feeling Anxious? Driving Around Can Help Calm Your Nerves

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When we're feeling anxious and overwhelmed, sometimes there's no better way to de-stress than jumping in the car and going for a relaxing drive. W...

What One Piece Of Advice Would Married Couples Give Newlyweds?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When married couples were asked what advice they would give to newlyweds, we half expected them to cynically say "enjoy the honeymoon sex while it las...

How To Have A Hassle-Free Family Road Trip

Huffington Post UK | Shihab S Joi | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The mood in the car is bleak when the forecast was rather hoping for sunny temperaments all round. But Dad is grumpy, mum is stressing and the kid...

Magic in the Moonlight

Dr Ling Ge | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Ling Ge

This summer I was privileged to be invited by François Thibault, the legendary creator of Grey Goose, as one of his first guests to visit the new home for the world's best tasting vodka, Le Logis

How to Live With Bad Decisions: Lessons From My Front Door

Magdalena Bak-Maier | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Comedy
Magdalena Bak-Maier

Have you ever had one of those days when you got sucked into contemplating your life and questioning your decision making abilities. This was me just a few days ago returning from a trip to New York. But I never thought the process would be trigger by something as silly as point colour.

Vegan Times Are Coming

Damien Clarkson | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Damien Clarkson

The Vegan Society estimates that there are 150,000 full time vegans in the UK, and a meat free diet is firmly on the map in the UK. Mintel recently revealed that 12% of adults in in the UK follow a vegetarian or vegan diet with this figure rising to 20% of 16 to 24s.

Boy Meets Girl On Instagram. Girl Likes Photo. Pair Get Married...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Forget Tinder, the latest place to find love is on Instagram. That's right folks, you better think carefully about those selfies and #NoFilter coun...

Video Of A Moth Stuck In A Man's Ear Gives Us The Heebie Jeebies

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

WARNING: Video includes graphic content and strong language. Get ready to squirm, the above video (it kicks off at 3.30) shows what happened when a...

How Being A Vegetarian Is Affecting Your Sperm

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Although a diet packed full of fruit and vegetables can boost your immune system, avoiding meat completely can have a negative effect on fertility. ...

10 Quotes That Show How Much Oscar De La Renta Loved Women

The Huffongtuffignotn | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In a world that is fraught with so much contention about body image and whether male designers actually hate the women they design waist-pinching clot...

Why Do Men Go Bald?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An estimated 6.5 million men in the UK experience male pattern baldness - but why? In the video, Tara Long explains that male hair loss is down usu...

10 Surprising Reasons You're Broke

Marianne Power | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marianne Power

Always in the red and lurching between credit cards and overdrafts? Me too. But if you think that your money problems would be solved simply by having more money - you're wrong.

Paralysed Man Does Something More Impressive Than Walking On The Moon

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK

A man completely paralysed from the waist down after his spinal cord was sliced in half in a stabbing attack is able to walk again after undergoing pi...

Win Giles Deacon for Ann Summers Lingerie Plus A Gift Card Worth £300

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

One lucky HuffPost UK Lifestyle reader will win a selection of the brand new, hotly anticipated lingerie from the gorgeous Giles Deacon for Ann Summer...

How To Turn Your Photos Into Works Of Art

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Remember when displaying your photos meant retrieving your eagerly anticipated prints from Snappy Snaps and actually putting them up on your wall? ...

Please Can You Do Me a Favour? Can You Touch Yourself?

Monica Millares | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Monica Millares

According to Breast Cancer UK 331,000 people a year were diagnosed with cancer in 2011 in the UK only, that's around 910 people every day, or 38 people every hour. It's so common now that unfortunately 30% of us will experience cancer at some point in our life.