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Prosecco Pong Is The Classy Drinking Game We've All Been Waiting For

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If beer pong makes you want to vom, then we have delightful news... Prosecco pong exists. For those who can’t stomach chugging beer from those gros...

Inside An Introducer's Mind - Do You Recognise Faces?

Rachel Fay | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Fay

Have you ever been at a conference or seminar when someone's come up to say hello, but you don't recognise them? You know from the way they start the conversation that you've met them before, but you don't remember their face.

Inside An Introducer's Mind - How To Connect Your Party Guests

Rachel Fay | Posted 23.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Fay

As people start to assemble, make sure everyone has been introduced to everyone else - however long it takes, do it. It's a courtesy, which your guests will appreciate and it's the height of bad manners to ignore this simple ritual.

He Was Alive: How Our Quiet Child Glowed With Confidence!

Emma Williamson | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Parents
Emma Williamson

Our little man, the second youngest of a family of six, is the quietest one out of them all. He is the kid who very rarely gets told off, but when he does, you feel traumatised for doing so. His whole face breaks but he makes no sound and you are left feeling guilty for something he has done!

Five Top Style Tips For The Festive Season

Danae Varangis | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK Style
Danae Varangis

If you're heading to a work party or formal occasion, a simple red or silver dress paired with black heels is always a winner. If you've got something more casual planned, you can't go wrong with a chunky, Christmas-coloured jumper to keep you cosy with a pair of skinny jeans and boots.

10 Skin Surviving Tips This Party Season 30+

Amanda Elias | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

You may have noticed that as you get older a big night out can take a little longer to get over. Gone are the days where you can party all night and t...

Landing And Leaving Expat Life In Dubai

Susan Devaney | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Susan Devaney

I'm standing on the cobbled streets of Rome, surrounded by politely pink pastel walls. It's my final stop. I had moved to Dubai shortly after my 2...

Let's Get This Party Started. Halloween Tips And Tricks

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK Parents

Halloween is one of your kids’ most eagerly anticipated calendar events, a very close runner-up to Christmas and birthdays. Huge hauls of treats, sp...

How To Plan A Super-Fun Birthday Party For Twins

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Parents

From their first birthday when your icing-covered little ones giggle at each other over their cakes, twins’ parties are joy-filled events. Just with...

How To Throw The Greatest Pokemon Go Birthday Party (For Your Child)

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.07.2016 | UK Parents

Pokemon Go has become a cultural phenomenon and no doubt your children are as addicted as the rest of the world. Encouraging people to get out of the ...

What Does Labour Stand to Lose If Corbyn Is Ousted?

Sam Harrison | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Sam Harrison

Given the likelihood that the Parliamentary Labour Party will use its right to select the names that will appear on the ballot to exclude left-wing candidates, if Corbyn is toppled then the Left is definitively out of power, and there will be little reason for left-wing members to stay.

We're Blowing the Cost of Jonathan Ross Out of Proportion

Jamie Lewis | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Lewis

Mr Ross's continued work at the EIGHT charities he supports allows him a party for his friends - and let's remember, it's a private celebrity bash, who among them will want to act up in the spotlight? It's not the attendees the police were keeping in order, but those among us who insisted on gawping.

Valentine's Day - Top Things to Do In and Around London

Francesca Newman-Young | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Francesca Newman-Young

Now the train-tracks and copper-dyed hair (thank you, Sun-in) have gone, my luck has improved, but my feelings for holiday have not. Even in a relationship, I feel there's an impending sense of disappointment. This Valentine's I've created a fool-proof list of non-cliché things to do for both singles and lovers...so you won't have to suffer the same pain.

'Tis the Season to Be... Sober?

Sarah Tinsley | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Tinsley

According to an article I read today, the true way to enjoy Christmas is to lay off the booze completely. Able to hold a conversation with your granny, wrap the awkwardly-shaped toy for your nephew and get stuck into helping cook the dinner without feeling queasy, will heighten and enrich your Christmas experience.

It's Human Sausage Season

Kylie Barton | Posted 11.12.2016 | UK Style
Kylie Barton

You know what, nude tights are actually one of the most ridiculous creations. As well as falling to pieces through one use, they are literally like a sausage skin. If you have ever made your own sausages you will know that pulling on that thin membrane makes absolutely no difference to the appearance of that sausage.

Christmas in August!

Naomi Hefter | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Comedy
Naomi Hefter

So call me the Grinch if you enjoy being around people in the festive periods. Call me Victor Meldrew if you are one of those overly happy people who just LOVE Christmas. Call me a miserable old bitter Scrooge if are one of those people who are always so chirpy, you almost scare people.

My Pre-London Fashion Week, Supposed, Chill Time...

Charlotte de Carle | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Style
Charlotte de Carle

Whether you love it, hate it or you're not particularly fussed by it, London Fashion Week is totally a big thing. So I reluctantly decided to get involved this season. And, lets be honest, why wouldn't I be into it, with such demanding questions like: "What on earth will I wear?" "But where will I sit?" "Have I lost enough weight to fit into a size zero, built for a child, outfit?"

VB And Alexa Mingle With Models At Vogue #LFW Party

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 19.09.2015 | UK Style

Victoria Beckham and Alexa Chung partied with the likes of Matthew Williamson, Erin O'Connor and Poppy Delevingne last night at a London Fashion Week...

Rain Is Most Certainly Not Dampening Spirits At The Notting Hill Carnival

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 31.08.2015 | UK

This August bank holiday weekend is time for the 49th Notting Hill Carnival - and the rain on Monday has certainly not put revellers off joining in th...

Ibiza Isn't Just About Drugs

Louisa Newton | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Newton

The majority of people know there's more to Ibiza. Yet media scaremongering leads us to believe we shouldn't visit destinations like the White Isle due to its club culture.

The Marmite of Ibiza: Paris Hilton

Louisa Newton | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Louisa Newton

It's fair to say Paris has progressed on the island over the last two seasons: starting with a four week Wednesday night residency back in 2013, she's now taking over Amnesia's Main Room whilst Matinee will control The Terrace for an incredible nine week Saturday night residency this year.

Organising A Baby Shower!

Faye Jacobs | Posted 17.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

Baby showers might be a fairly recent trend in the UK, but there are so many online sites catering for this celebration that really make the day personal for the new 'mum to be'.

Can Anywhere Ever Rival Ibiza?!

Louisa Newton | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Newton

This new man-made island will be dedicated 'solely to partying' with two mega clubs, four beach clubs, five hotels and 100 restaurants. But building clubs is no guarantee it could rival Ibiza.

A Guide to Rio Carnival

BarChick | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
BarChick

In Britain the start of Lent is marked with paltry pancakes. In Brazil, the whole country throws one of the biggest parties known to this planet, and we are quivering like a whippet at a racetrack in excitement. Baby, it's carnival time, and here's how to do it.

Why New Year's Eve Is Not The Most Stupendous Night Of The Year

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Is there any night that's more of a letdown than New Year's Eve? Let's put aside the expectation to have the Best Night Ever. All the Stella i...