UK Lifestyle

Recipe of the Week: Pan-fried Scallops With Zucchini, Plum Tomatoes, Chilli, Parsley and Capers

Theo Randall | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Theo Randall

This is a easy recipe and very Summery. Make sure you use fresh scallops for this dish as the ones in the tubs are not good enough for such simplicity... Have a great week!

How To Cook Like A Proper Scot

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Commonwealth Games 2014 are in full swing - and if you weren't lucky enough to get tickets for Glasgow, why not celebrate at home with these deli...

French Retreats: Trianon Palace Versailles

The Spa Spy | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

The Trianon Palace Hotel. It emanates an air of royalty, perhaps due to the fact that it is situated on seven and a half acres on the edge of the royal domain of Louis XIV, and architecturally, it mirrors the classical style of the famed Palace.

Fifty Shades Of Grey Will Result In A Sex Toy 'Bondage Bonanza'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Unless you've been living under a rock (and not for BDSM purposes), you'll probably be aware that the release of the new Fifty Shades of Grey film is ...

How To Cope With Loss

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The past couple of weeks have seen tragic stories dominating news headlines. With almost 300 people dying when the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet...

How To Become A Cycling Superstar From An Olympic Champion

The Huffington Post UK Lifestyle | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Commonwealth Games 2014 have kicked off with a bang, and watching our sporting heroes and heroines doing their thing in Glasgow has got us in the ...

One Woman Is Inspiring Little Boys To Wear Pink With This Campaign

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The idea that 'pink is for girls' and 'blue is for boys' is beyond frustrating - it's sexist, limiting and, quite frankly, ridiculous. But thankful...

This Revolutionary Treatment Could Help Breast Cancer Patients

PA? The Huffington Post Uk | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Every year, around 41,500 women and 300 men in the UK are diagnosed with breast cancer. The disease can have devastating consequences, but now there m...

Babysitting an Addict

Deborah Weitzmann | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Tech
Deborah Weitzmann

Childhood should be an important phase to learn about oneself and the people around you, while expanding your mind and attention spans through playful exploration. Little imagination, creativity or skill goes into surfing the web, watching mindless YouTube videos, using social media and playing virtual games.

This Is An Unexpected Health Risk For Shift Workers

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you think of shift work, the downsides that immediately come to mind are tiredness and the difficulties of having a regular social life - but a r...

A Simple Meditation For Your Brilliant Mind

Mercedes Ngoh | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mercedes Ngoh

Meditation is not a religion. Nor is it a tradition involving levitation while sitting cross-legged on the floor pretending to be an all-knowing master of the universe. Meditation, sometimes disguised as boredom, slows our breath, lowers our heart rate, relaxes our mind and provides space for self-exploration while restoring our natural energy.

Sex and the City vs. Real Friendships: Why the Carrie Bradshaw Model Doesn't Work

Rhiannon Davies | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rhiannon Davies

We all know the scene: Carrie Bradshaw and her gal pals meet up for lunch mid-week in a swanky restaurant, order cosmopolitans and discuss men. It's pretty cliché, so why do so many of us feel bad that our own friendships aren't 'Sex and the City' enough?

Finding a Slice of Calm in Busy London

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Sherriff

It's not easy to find calm in London. The bustling, lively city can also be draining and stressful, often with no reprieve. I wanted to find myself a slice of countryside peace without stepping foot outside Zone 1. And, luckily, I found just the answer.

A Lucky Escape From the Handsome Guy With Control Issues

The Guyliner | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

When the first glitch in a courtship appears, it's like that moment when you realise that to get that super fast, super cheap internet, you need to fork out for line rental. Matthew's 'line rental' was his need to have a say in absolutely everything we did together.

Win These Sk:n Clinics Products Worth Over £150!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sk:n clinics, the nation’s trusted, responsible network of reputable skin care experts, are excited to be offering 10 lucky HuffPost UK readers the ...

How Much Vitamin C Is In Your Fruit?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Getting enough Vitamin C is essential for our health, and the good news is it can be found in most fruits. According to the NHS, vitamin C helps ...

This Man Went To The Doctor For Stomach Cramps, Found Out He's A Woman With Period Pains

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We're guessing that when this married man went to his local doctor complaining of stomach cramps, the diagnosis he received was unexpected to say the ...

Rock 'N' Roll Yoga Retreat

Nicole Ettinger | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nicole Ettinger

I felt as if I had arrived in the Garden of Eden - our home for a week was a luxury eco retreat, perched on the top of a hill, surrounded by four acres of fruitful Spanish gardens. The owner of Finca Paradiso, an artist, created a vibrant, colourful environment with Spanish and Moroccan influences.

This Is How To Look As Great As Helen Mirren In Your 60s...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We don't understand people who don't have a crush on Dame Helen Mirren - she's talented, classy and boy does she look amazing. What we want to know...

It's Not Just Kings Who Suffer From Gout...

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Gout may be something we associate with history lessons at school, but in reality the amount of people being diagnosed with the condition is on the ri...

Carol Vorderman Named Rear Of The Year 2014 And We're Not Sure How We Feel About It

Rachel Moss | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Carol Vorderman has officially been crowned Rear Of The Year 2014 for the second time. The 53-year-old beat Cheryl Cole - or, Cheryl Fernandez-Vers...

Engaged and Confused: A Man's Guide to Marriage - Part 2: Ask Your Father

Alex Smith | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Comedy
Alex Smith

'Perhaps we should sit down,' WHY DID I SAY THAT? Now he thinks I've killed someone he loves. Great start. With all of the calm of a fully charged vibrator I continued: 'I have something I need to ask you, I was wondering how you would feel, if you would be okay with, if you would allow me...(yep that's all the ways to say that sentence - must get to the point) if I asked Phoebe to marry me?'

Why the World Needs Childfree Women

Claudia Spahr | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claudia Spahr

The western woman has power, education and compassion. She creates, connects and integrates... Childfree ladies can transform their lives radically overnight and act on impulse... Motherhood shouldn't define being a woman and we shouldn't let the 'mother-tick-yes-or-no-box' divide us.

How to Survive When Your Baby Won't Go the F**k to Sleep

Emily-Jane Clark | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emily-Jane Clark

You are probably going to get fat, have heart disease, anxiety and depression... Despite how bad you might feel, you are not going to actually DIE from lack of sleep. Chances are you won't even pass out. Some days it may feel like you have 'hit the wall' and can't go on but you WILL survive.

Celebrate The Commonwealth Games With This Record-Breaking Cocktail

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Commonwealth Games 2014 are well and truly upon us. And as the athletes prepare to compete, we thought there's no better way for us mere mortal...