UK Lifestyle

Why Family Holidays Are So Important To Our Sense Of Happiness

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Parents

It may seem like a respite from everyday life, but family holidays are much more important than that. They also comprise of some of our happiest memor...

Kendall Jenner Releases Her Own Lipstick And Wears Facial Piercings... Which Trend Would You Try?

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Style

Fashion's girl of the moment Kendall Jenner made style headlines again today when she debuted not one, but two new looks. The reality star-turned-s...

Toddlers Swearing Shouldn't Be Funny... But It Is

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Parents

We know we shouldn't laugh, (it only encourages them to do it more) but toddlers swearing is funny. Hearing the f-word or the s-word (we're being d...

Ryan Reynolds Sparked Controversy On How He's Carrying Daughter

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Parents

Just like many other celebrity dads on Father's Day, Ryan Reynolds was pictured in a sweet Instagram photo with his six-month-old daughter, James. ...

7-Year-Old Boy Saves His Mum And Baby Brother From Armed Robbers

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Parents

A brave seven-year-old has become West Midland Police's "youngest hero" after he stood up to armed robbers who came into his home and "terrorised" his...

Ladies, This Underwear Wants To Banish Your Camel Toe

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Just when we thought beauty standards for women couldn't get any more ridiculous, a new product has been launched to banish camel toes. That's righ...

Three Lessons from 15 Operations: Part Two

Michelle Elman | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Michelle Elman

Lesson 2: You don't have to be happy all the time and everyone has a right to feel what they damn well want to feel. Excuse my language, but sometimes the middle child needs to make more of a exclamation to be heard.

How to Budget Whilst Travelling

Frontier | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Travelling on a budget is not so hard though, once you get the hang of it, and it makes your travels that much more special as you can really appreciate what you've worked so hard for! So here are some useful tips for keeping your spending under control whilst also making the most out of your travels!

The Time My Little Sister Went Viral

Vicki Lutas | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vicki Lutas

Well, sort of.​ With over 4000 shares and likes combined, that's pretty viral by normal, non-Miley-Cyrus-person standards. What was it for? Well, given that she's performed in the West End, worked at Hollyoaks, and sung live on GMTV with our band, it's only fitting she went viral for... err, smear tests.

Ireland's Top 10 Travel Bloggers

Janet Newenham | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Janet Newenham

I present to you my list of Ireland's Top 10 Travel Bloggers. These are people that will fill you with wanderlust, have you searching for flights abroad and will give you that bit of travel inspiration you are looking for.

When a Broken Heart Can't Be Mended

Vic Lennard | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vic Lennard

I have a number of arthritic conditions that cause me daily pain but this dulls into insignificance when compared to the physical pain and mental anguish I am going through now as I mourn both my parents. It is with a very heavy heart that I write this. I know that time will help but at this moment I can't see that far ahead.

Argos Top Toys For Christmas 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Parents

We know, we know, you haven't even thought about Christmas yet. After all, it's only June and the summer holidays are only just about to start. How...

This Is The Top Rated High Street Eyeshadow... Are You Wearing It?

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Style

Thanks to beauty bloggers and their YouTube haul videos, high street cosmetics have had somewhat of a renaissance in recent years. Good news for ou...

Pensioner 'Thrilled' As Late Wife's Wedding Dress Is Sold To Charity For £3,000

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A pensioner who donated his late wife's wedding dress to a charity shop has said he feels "proud and elated" that it sold for almost £3,000. The d...

Jaime King's Topless Pregnancy Photo Is Flawless

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Parents

Hart of Dixie actress, Jaime King has shown just how much she is embracing her pregnancy by posting a topless photo of herself, modestly covering ever...

Summer Menswear Highlights From Milan Fashion Week 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Style

Calvin Klein, Versace and Dolce & Gabbana are challenging the notion that "you have to suffer for fashion" with their spring/summer 2016 menswear coll...

#ManicureMonday: Rainbow Mani Tutorial

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Style

Rainbow nail art - in theory the coolest thing ever but also the trickiest thing to pull off. Or is it? It's currently one of the most popular loo...

Nine Tips If You're Planning to Visit Central Asia

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

Central Asia; it's perhaps the lesser known segment of the continent to many travellers. If this is your first travel experience of the "five 'Stans" (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan), there will be some guaranteed surprises along the way. Here are nine tips to bear in mind before you head to this incredible part of the world...

No Time Like the Present

Sonja Lewis | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sonja Lewis

Unless you have somehow managed to survive underneath a stone, in a vacuum or staked out on a remote island, surely you've heard some version of the inspirational quote: 'Live for today, because yesterday is gone and tomorrow may never come'.

How Understanding Your Social Interaction Personality Can Help to Prevent Loneliness

Dr Rebecca Harris | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Rebecca Harris

Loneliness is literally painful. It activates the same brain areas that alert us to physical pain, making us seek out others and encouraging us to spend time with family and friends. To prevent our brains triggering this feeling, we must understand why it happens and learn to respond to it promptly.

The WI - More Than Just Jam and Jerusalem

Michaela Parker | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Michaela Parker

I joined soon after and have never looked back. Having moved to Bristol through work (at the time, I managed a shop and the only people I knew were the people working for me), I was desperate to meet new friends and people in my community. I wanted to try new things and do something of an evening that resulted in more than just sitting in front of the soaps.

Sunglasses Are My Saviour

Julie Elizabeth | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Julie Elizabeth

During my three days of contemplation and dismay a cloud of consciousness floated in my window. Cuddling a cup of tea I realised that after months of living deliriously depressed and convinced of my lack of existence, I did in actual fact exist.

A Lesson in Patients

Lizzi Rogers | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lizzi Rogers

Each person I see reminds me that they face at least one daily challenge I am spared. Each cheerful face and expression of gratitude for the job I do reminds me of the amount of grace and fortitude which can reside in the human spirit. Even those who are having an 'off' day provide me with an exercise in compassion and patience.

15 Years of Attitude is Everything

Suzanne Bull MBE | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Suzanne Bull MBE

Clearly, promoters and venue owners who embrace accessibility are attracting a whole new audience, eager to join their friends and share their passion. In fact, these days, I hardly recognise anybody on the viewing platforms - which is perhaps the ultimate sign of progress.

What Goes on in a WI Meeting: Cake Baking or Booty Shaking?

Lucy Adams | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Adams

People are often intrigued as to what the 'new breed' of modern WIs' actually do during their meetings. Do they bake cakes, sing Jerusalem or perhaps hate on men? The answer is none of the above (I do eat cakes that other people make though).