UK Lifestyle

Prada Handbags Are About To Get A Lot More Affordable

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Style

Like some kind of miraculous answer to our prayers, Prada has decided to release lower-priced handbags. The only downside to this brilliant news? I...

North West's Birthday Dance To Iggy Azalea Is Everything

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Parents

North West was celebrating her second birthday in style yesterday by showing off her dance moves to the popular track, Black Widow, by Iggy Azalea ft....

Mother Loses Battle To Use Daughter's Frozen Eggs

PA | By John Aston, Press Association | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Parents

A mother has lost a High Court battle in her bid to use her dead daughter's frozen eggs to give birth to her own grandchild. A judge was told the c...

How Eating Chocolate Every Day Could Be Beneficial To Your Health

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Eating up to 100g (4oz) of chocolate a day has been linked to a lowered risk of heart disease and stroke.Research led by the University of Aberdeen fo...

Involved Fathers Are Happier And Help Children 'Thrive'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Parents

Fathers becoming more involved in their children's lives is critical for their own wellbeing and nurtures their children's development, the world's fi...

Who Am I Now, You Ask the Wardrobe Mirror?

Anne Diamond | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Anne Diamond

Apparently, according to the newspapers this week, I am one of a new breed of HENS. Yes, that's me, I'm a hen. And apart from the insulting clucking implication, or perhaps the suggestion that people my age have little brain and even less purpose, it stands for Happy Empty Nester.

Gwyneth Paltrow Is Launching A Goop Skincare Range

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Style

Gwyneth Paltrow is a mystery. A riddle inside an enigma. Just how does the 42-year-old actress defy all laws of time and gravity without breaking an o...

Mum Forks Out More Than £2,000 For Daughter's 5th Birthday Party

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Parents

Treating your child on her birthday with presents, a party and (obviously) cake is a given, but how far would you go to make her day really special? ...

Healthy Eating - What Does It Really Mean?

Rebecca Heslop | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Heslop

Instead, eating healthily and enjoying food generally should be fun. I believe that the first step to eating healthily is to cook from scratch and eat cleanly whenever possible. Don't surrender to the convenience of supermarket 'healthy' ready meals and try to buy unprocessed food.

The Colour Of Your Lipstick May Reveal More About You Than You Realise

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Style

Can you guess where in the world someone lives based on what lipstick shade they're wearing? Possibly, thanks to this new beauty infographic, which...

Many First-Time Parents Turn To 'Digital Babysitting' In The Second Year

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Parents

First-time parents steer clear of entertaining their newborns via digital means in their first year, but by the second year they resort to "digital ba...

Daring to be Different

Simon Stevens | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Stevens

Anyone who knows me understands that I am very confident with appearing different, whether that involves wearing bibs, a helmet, nappies or a harness ...

Lights Camera Action

Lady Terry Robinson | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lady Terry Robinson

Our best creative work happens when we are in flow, using our imaginations, having fun. Obviously there will come a point where we become hypercritical of our writing and believe we'll never be the next e.e. Cummings, E.L. James or J.K. Rowling.

Are Travel Guide Books Worth It?

Katy Gough | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Gough

If you don't want to splash the cash or carry the weight of a travel guide book you may get lucky and find a copy in one of the hostels in the destination you are staying in, however these may be out of date, scribbled on or the all-important pages ripped out. Wah!

Eleanor Hawkins and the Myth of the Backpacker

Chris Rooney | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Rooney

Picking on backpackers is a little harsh, you might think. The bangle wearing youth is an easy target. Fresh from the Home Counties, and swaddled in tie-dye, these youngsters can hardly be blamed for being overawed by the experience.

Please, Eat Your Peas!

Layne Lieberman | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Layne Lieberman

If you were one of those kids who secretly pushed the mushy green peas off your plate, it's time to bring them back in a whole new way! Fresh or pre-frozen, flavorful green peas are loaded with nutrients and offer health benefits way beyond your childhood dreams!

Real Life Forrest Gump Runs 42 Back-To-Back Marathons

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A man dressed as Forrest Gump has ran the equivalent of 42 back-to-back marathons over 42 days. Ewan Gordon, from Oxfordshire, ran 26 miles a day ...

Holiday Fitness

Dean Hodgkin | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dean Hodgkin

It's that wonderful holiday time of year again, you've waited ages for your much-deserved rest so the last thing you want is to start to feel guilty about taking a break from your exercise programme and the effect this will have on your figure and fitness level.

Never Have Enough Time? Simple Solutions to Help You Reclaim That Lost Time

Alisa Burke | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Alisa Burke

The best way to stay focused and not get distracted by time munching tasks is getting a good dose of intentionality. This means that when you wake up each morning, ask yourself what you are going to achieve today?


Martyn Sibley | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Martyn Sibley

I've had my fair share of travel challenges including a damaged wheelchair, broken hoists and chargers; and once turning up to a holiday villa that supposedly was step free but actually had a giant step at the entrance!

Kim Kardashian Said The Name 'South West' Is 'Ridiculous'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Parents

If you had a feeling that Kim Kardashian was going to follow on from naming her first child North West by calling her second child South West, think a...

Model Ricki Hall Dubbed Real-Life Zoolander After Saying He Takes 'Style Tips' From Homeless People

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Style

Ricki Hall, a UK model known for his bushy beard and over 200 tattoos, has been dubbed "the real life Zoolander" after revealing he takes style tips f...

Advice For Parents: What To Do If You Discover Your Child Has Been Sexting

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Parents

A new campaign has been launched by the National Crime Agency (NCA) to give parents advice on how to respond if they find out their child has become i...

Three Children On A Quest To Complete 'Must-See' Bucket List Before Going Blind

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Parents

The parents of three siblings with a rare condition that is slowly turning them blind have created a list of adventures for their children to complete...

Man Tries To Dodge Paternity Test By Sending Lookalike

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Parents

A father sent a "lookalike" man to take a paternity test in his place, in an attempt to avoid paying child maintenance. Thomas Kenny, 25, from Shi...