UK Lifestyle

Women Explain Why Men Are Really Missing Out By Not Being Female

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The gender pay gap and sexual inequality can make being a woman a pretty unattractive prospect. Then there’s the bleeding once a month and having to...

Dear Seven-Year-Old Me

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you try to tell a seven-year-old girl she can’t do something, she’s likely to put up a pretty fierce protest, then do it anyway. But by 21, man...

Cockroach 'Milk' Could Be The Next Big Health Trend

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Forget donkey’s milk, according to scientists we could soon be guzzling the “fantastic” protein supplement that is cockroach ‘milk’. Researc...

VOTE: Are Rich Tea Biscuits Really The Best For Tea Dunking? Rank Your Favourite

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A new study has ‘solved’ the problem plaguing our island for generations; which biscuit is best to dunk in a cup of tea to avoid the tragedy that ...

People Who Don't Drink Enough Water 'More Likely To Be Obese'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

People who don’t drink enough fluids throughout the day are more likely to be obese, new research has suggested. A health study published in the Ann...

Woman Gets Stood Up By Tinder Date, Has A Better Time By Herself

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Laura Bull was busy getting ready for a Tinder date recently when the man she’d been chatting to cancelled on her. But instead of feeling sorry for ...

Why You Can't Resist Afternoon Snacks

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you feel yourself reaching for cake and biscuits after lunch, you’re not alone. New research suggests we are more likely to eat unhealthy snacks ...

Woman Snaps Wedding Dress Selfie To Show Off 11 Stone Weight Loss

PA Real Life Features | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who shed half her body weight after fearing she wouldn’t live to see her daughters marry has snapped a selfie of herself wearing her wedding...

10 Amazing Things You Need To Know About Wonder Woman

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Wonder Woman is back on our screens for the first time in 37 years, after the mind-blowingly awesome trailer for the 2017 release was released at the ...

A Retirement Home Recreated Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' Video And It's Perfect

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Comedy

Residents of The Julia Wallace Retirement Village in New Zealand have become internet sensations after their shot-for-shot recreation of Taylor Swift...

Woman Locks Herself In Hot Car To Show How Distressing It Is For Dogs

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An animal lover has proved you shouldn’t leave your dog in a hot car by filming herself shut a vehicle. On Facebook, Jess Ritchie said she was insp...

Woman Banned From Wearing Headscarf To Work Has Best Response

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When June Rivas’ boss told her that wearing her hair up or in a headscarf was “unprofessional”, Rivas was left dumbfounded. “We now have a dr...

Halving What You Own for a Clutter-Free Life

Hazel Newhouse | Posted 24.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Hazel Newhouse

Are you sick of constantly tripping over toys, piles of unworn clothes and things-that-really-should-have-been-put-away-weeks-ago? Then maybe like us, you need to have a serious declutter...

Family Race To Raise £100,000 So Terminally Ill Dad Can Have Alternative Cancer Treatment

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The friends and family of a man dying of a very rare stomach cancer are racing against the clock to raise £100,000 so he can receive alternative canc...

This Simple Packaging Will Stop You Ever Wasting Chicken Again

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK

If you’re cooking for one, big packs of chicken or turkey often mean that it’s a struggle to finish an opened pack of poultry before it goes off. ...

Prince George Birthday Photos Prompt Warning About Feeding Dogs Ice Cream

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

One of the photos the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge released to mark Prince George’s third birthday has sparked concern as it shows their son offeri...

Parents Leave Hilariously Blunt Letter To Teens While Away On Holiday

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Leaving teenage/20-something kids at home alone while you jet off on holiday requires a lot of trust. For Katie and Robbie’s parents, that trust ha...

Let's Play the Yes Game

Olivia Cox | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Olivia Cox

So, this year, I began a new policy: just say yes. Note: obviously, this is within reason - I find there's a fine line between getting out of my comfort zone and being stupid. The general message is just to give things a go - they are rarely as bad as you first fear they might be.

Channel 4's New Naked Dating Show Is Certainly An Eye-Opener

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Online dating can be a minefield. You look at people’s photos, at the clothes they wear, the cars they drive and you make snap judgements about whet...

Ashley Graham Shuts Down Body Shamers Who Accused Her Of Losing Weight

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Ashley Graham has fired back at trolls who shamed her for allegedly losing weight. The 28-year-old model recently posted an image of herself on Instag...

There's Strong Evidence That Alcohol 'Causes Seven Types Of Cancer'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Drinking alcohol can cause seven types of cancer, new research has found. A major review of previous health studies discovered “strong evidence that...

Why You Should Start Using More Ginger At Home

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Ginger has been used in Chinese medicine for centuries but you don’t have to jump on a plane to reap its benefits. The root can be added to food at ...

All Hail Wyevale...and Other Such Garden Centres

Samantha Wills | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha Wills

How the hell did my life come to this, where a trip to a garden centre on a Saturday afternoon gives me happy feels? Not for the gardening crap, you understand, I barely have time to clean my house let alone fart around with a herbaceous border. And yet....the lure of the place is strong

UK's First Double Hand Transplant Patient On The 'Tremendous' Operation That Changed His Life

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The first person to have a double hand transplant in the UK has spoken about his remarkable recovery and how he can’t wait to hold a bottle of beer ...

Tinder Launches Group Dating Feature In UK

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Dating à deux is so last year, it seems. Now, Tinder has launched a group dating feature to find potential love interests in a social setting. Tinder...