UK Lifestyle

Why So Serious? These New Nike Trainers Are A Big Joke

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Style

Why so serious? That's what custom trainer designer Kickasso Kustoms wants to know, as they've just launched a new style based on the Joker from Batma...

Mum Finds Unexplained Blue Specks On McDonald's Chicken Nuggets

SWNS/The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Parents

A mother said she was left "disgusted" after finding a chicken nugget with blue specks on it in her toddler's McDonald's Happy Meal. Lucy White ord...

Sex, Gender and the Myth That Boys Don't Cry

Emma-Louise Boynton | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Emma-Louise Boynton

We can see then that it is not a new masculinity we need, a new idea of what it is to be a man, but an open-mindedness as to the diverse capabilities and attributes of individuals as individuals.

13 Games Parents Used To Play That You'll Want To Teach Your Kids

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Parents

Let's face it, when you were younger you weren't glued to your iPad, addicted to 24-hour children's TV channels or creating online social media profil...

Princess Charlotte Is Giving the Duchess A 'Much Easier Time' Than Prince George

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Parents

Princess Charlotte is giving the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge a "much easier time" than Prince George by sleeping through the night at only a couple ...

Stunning Designs On Show At The #encoreCSM Student Protest

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Style

The head of Central Saint Martins' BA Fashion course has voiced support for a protest staged by students who were not chosen to exhibit at the univers...

Extended Free Childcare Will Lead To Parents Working Longer Hours, Study Reveals

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Parents

Parents of pre-school children will increase their working hours when the Government introduces 30 hours of free childcare per week, a new study has r...

Life Is Looking Rosie!

Elaine Benton | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Elaine Benton

We have our work cut out for us working together with a professional trainer, and the next few months are not going to be easy, but in the long term we will end up with a well-trained companion/assistance dog who will hopefully enrich our lives, give me better quality of life and help me get through each day.

Fertility Education: Facts Not Fiction

Dr Geeta Nargund | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Geeta Nargund

Following my call last week to Nicky Morgan for fertility education to be introduced as part of the school curriculum for both genders, I have been disturbed by the number of educated and influential figures making public statements that female fertility does not decline with age.

Chris Bisson's Baby Announcement Involves A Superhero (And It's Great)

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Parents

Emmerdale star Chris Bisson and his partner Rowena Finn have put a whole new spin on creative baby announcements by enrolling a superhero to tell us t...

Katy Perry Has A Big Announcement (And No It's Not A New Diet)

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Style

Katy Perry has announced she is the new face of Moschino. The singer shared the first image from her campaign for the Italian brand on Instagram. ...

We Trust the Medical Profession to Get It Right, But the TVT Mesh Procedure Leaves Some Women Maimed for Life

Kath Sansom | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kath Sansom

Yes I did those Kegel exercises. I even bought a thing that looked like it came straight out the Ann Summers catalogue but was in fact a pelvic floor trainer. But nothing it seemed would make the problem go away. So I put up with it. Until I learnt about an operation called the TVT mesh sling that could fix the problem.

What Is Glaucoma And Should You Be Worried About It?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

In England and Wales it's estimated more than 500,000 people have glaucoma, yet many more people may be living with the condition. Any damage to t...

Style Advice We Learned From Our Parents

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Style

Parents are a perpetual fountain of knowledge - from helping with homework, to advice on healing broken hearts, and even sorting out those pesky tax r...

Do We Really Need To Eat Gluten Free Food?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Once upon a time, gluten free food was only available in health food stores. Now, it seems to be cropping up here, there and everywhere, with restaura...

This Woman Proves It Is Possible To Burn Freckles

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Using your curling tongs or straighteners when you're in a hurry can be a treacherous business - and one woman found out the hard way. The woman, ...

Women (Usually) Are Getting Ripped Off in Divorce Settlements - Time to Give them Some Help

Fiona Hotston Moore | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Fiona Hotston Moore

The divorce courts have become mired in disputes about who has what, and where. Not everyone loses out in this wrangling, of course. The lawyers' meters keep ticking as the very assets to be divided get depleted by fees.

Whatever We Believe Becomes Our Reality

Maggie Currie | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Maggie Currie

We usually act in a manner consistent with our beliefs. The most important belief system we can build is one where we absolutely believe that we are going succeed. This is called positive thinking, confirming our reality that we absolutely know that no matter what, we will be successful.

Spring Renewal 4

Karen Ruimy | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Ruimy

Don't try to push it, don't force the flow of your creation, wait for the movement and for it to flow again. If the energy is scattered, don't go into confused relationships, wait for the right moment to engage with it in when the energy feels easier.

I'll Always Walk Alone

Lisa Edwards | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Edwards

Thinking about it, though, I've always gone on solo walks. As one could in the seventies, I roamed around on my own in the Welsh countryside from about the age of eleven. No one thought anything of it, then.

Watch 'Dad Instinct' In Action In This Incredible Gif

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Parents

We've all heard about a mother's intuition when it comes to their children, but what about a dad's one? This gif, which was uploaded on Reddit, pro...

Running for More Than Yourself

Lisa Regan | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Regan

Sometimes we look to the wrong things to fulfil us or make ourselves happy, I believe happiness comes from simplicity. Look at your life and see what really has made you feel good and in a place where things are balanced and content.

The Challenges of Relocation

Jared Joffe | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jared Joffe

When I arrived in Australia from the UK, the prospects of the beach and warm climate were incredibly attractive. It's human nature to focus on the things you are looking forward to experiencing.

How to Make Relationships Work in Five Easy Steps

Laura Roche | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Roche

Relationships are notoriously fraught with difficulties, no matter how much you love and adore your partner. It doesn't matter how compatible you are, there will be times when things can get a little testing. I've compiled a list of five handy points to bear in mind when the going gets tough.

Watch The Emotional Moment A Cancer Survivor Tells Her Mother She's Pregnant

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Parents

Finding out your daughter is going to be a mother is an emotional moment in itself, but for Lynn Ward it's something she didn't ever expect to hear. ...