UK Lifestyle

This 'Negative Poem' Has A Seriously Inspiring Twist

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

After a tough day, it's all too easy to focus on the negative aspects of life and forget about all the wonderful things and people that are around us....

Couple Get £70 Parking Fine After Overstaying 5 Minutes To Change Nappy

SWNS | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Parents

A pregnant mum was angered by parking bosses who fined her £70 for overstaying by five minutes while her partner was changing their baby's nappy. ...

Why We Should All Give Upcycling a Chance

Kadie Regan | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Kadie Regan

Upcycling: the latest ephemeral trend or a way of life? I think it could just be the latter. With more and more of us beginning to care about the mark we leave on this planet, upcycling is a perfect place to start.

Teenager's Nosebleed Alerts Doctors To Three Life-Threatening Illnesses In Family

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A mother has revealed how her teenage daughter's nosebleed alerted doctors to three dangerous illnesses within the family, including cancer and kidney...

Parents Of Toddler With Cancer Wed Early In Hospital For Daughter

PA | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Parents

The parents of a two-year-old with cancer moved their wedding to her hospital so she could be flower girl. Helen and Arun Kumar had planned to ma...

Girl's Birthday Balloon Travels 900 Miles To Germany

SWNS | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Parents

A birthday balloon travelled 900 miles after a little girl let it go in her back garden. Lillie-May Austin, eight, set the balloon free from her h...

Photo Of This Woman's Thumb Could Save Your Life

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Melanie Williams first noticed a black mark on her thumb, she assumed it was a fungal infection or wart. But a trip to the doctors revealed t...

Woman Reunited With Late Husband's Lost Wedding Ring

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Rhonda Thill was left devastated after her husband Randy, 47, was killed during a motorbike accident last month. But when his wedding ring was not ret...

Taylor Swift's New Clothing Line Is Starting To Offend A Lot Of People In China

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Style

Taylor Swift’s soon-to-be released clothing line and merchandise is offending a whole lot of people in China. The pop star's new range is called ...

Two-Year-Old Scared Witless By Santa Claus - Mum Needs Advice

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Parents

A worried mum has appealed to the realms of the internet for advice after his two-year-old has admitted she is scared of Santa, five months before Chr...

A Luxury Yacht Trip Around Croatia... Without the Hefty Pricetag

Chloe Gunning | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Chloe Gunning

This may sound like the ultimate luxury holiday, but it turns out you don't need Simon Cowell's millions to afford it. With just over £500 in your holiday fund, you too could be living the high life.

A Long Weekend in St Tropez

Rebecca Williams | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Williams

I'm in St Tropez at the start of the summer season, the playground of the rich and famous, and I'm staying at the Grand Dame, the Hotel Byblos. Anyone who's anyone has stayed here from the sixties siren Brigitte Bardot to modern-day A-listers.

Do You Lie to Your Partner About Money?

Zahra Razavi | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

As much as I can appreciate that finances should be private to some extent, and that individuals have a right to be considered separately from their partners, I just can't imagine keeping a secret credit card or putting lots of effort into hiding big purchases from my partner on a regular basis. I certainly wouldn't dream of hiding £100,000 from him!

The Ultimate Chocolate Toffee 'Fridge-Cake' With a Big Difference!

Victoria Leith | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Leith

The cake is absolutely decadent but the great news (and the big difference!) is that the toffee won't break your teeth, the colours are from beetroot, rather than beetles and there is no white refined sugar in this recipe!

Barcelo Raval, Barcelona - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

With little windy streets of cafes, bars and shops and open squares of lush greenery and outdoor bars, El Raval definitely has a laid back and local vibe to it. It is one of the lesser known areas of Barcelona for tourists but we were immediately fond of it and liked the fact it was less touristy and busy.

Two Months In Paris, Tips From an Eight Week Tourist

Jemma Pietrus | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jemma Pietrus

Though I am still far from a local Parisienne gal - my lack of sophistication, coordination and inability to nail 'Ooh La La', are three of many things letting me down - after eight weeks of traversing the city as a tourist, I did get to know Paris beyond the normal check-list.

Moussaka Recipe

Vicki Psarias | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vicki Psarias

Moussaka is the most well known Greek dishes around. Perfect with a Greek side salad or simply on its own.

An All-Transgender Modelling Agency Is Opening In LA

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Style

Last year Apple Model Management in Thailand became the first agency in the world to represent transgender models and this summer, it's coming to Los ...

Jeff Brazier And Sons Celebrate 'Mummy Day' Monthly For Jade

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Parents

Jeff Brazier and his sons celebrate Jade Goody's life once a month on a day they call 'mummy day'. Brazier revealed that he and Goody's children - ...

NHS CT Scans Can Kill Cells And Damage Patient DNA, Study Finds

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

CT scans of the sort used throughout the NHS can damage DNA and kill cells, a study has found.Whether the harmful effects increase the risk of cancer ...

The Effects of Stress on the Brain (and Why There Was No Lion) at Latitude Festival

Carmine Pariante | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Tech
Carmine Pariante

So, how does stress affect the brain? We seem to forget - certainly the audience was surprised to hear - that the stress response is an automatic survival response, designed to save our lives during life-threatening situations.

Why I've Ditched the Yoga Studio

Kim Chambers | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kim Chambers

It seemed awkward at first, not being in a studio with a real person instructing, but I like that I'm saving money and that I can even do yoga in my pyjamas. For mums, the privacy of home also means unrepentantly ejecting the occasional, embarrassing noise caused by downward dog.

Seven Things to Give Up Right Now If You Want to Date Like a Pro

Saskia Nelson | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Saskia Nelson

I want to cover the seven things to give up if you want to just chill out about the whole online dating thing and start enjoying it for what it is, an opportunity to meet single people who you quite fancy the look of.

The App That Will Turn Your Teen's Wi-Fi Off At Dinner

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Parents

Parents of teens will no doubt know the feeling of their son or daughter being glued to their phone at the dinner table. But a grand idea from Vod...

Why 'Sex' Is Becoming a Shorthand for Attractiveness

BritChick Paris | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
BritChick Paris

Confidence in ourselves, in our children is the most powerful weapon for life, for love, for everything. Believing you're great because you're funny, smart, creative or kind is the ultimate force in attraction, and of sexiness. Nothing competes with making someone laugh.