What It's Like When Your Best Friend Is An Asylum Seeker

Jenn van Twillert | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK
Jenn van Twillert

I carry some of her pain with me, wherever I go. I will always be proud of her, whatever happens. I will always admire her resilience, patience, self-sacrifice and kindness. My hopes have grown weaker but the little braveness that is left says that one day we will share the same privileges and she will finally be allowed to hit the play-button of her own life.

Britain's Oldest Triplets Celebrate 80th Birthday Together

SWNS | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Three sisters have celebrated their 80th birthday and are Britain’s oldest surviving triplets. Mary Bloxham, Margaret Coleman and Georgina Leech, 8...

Suicide And Why We Have To Talk About It...

Tina McGuff | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Tina McGuff

They say all suicides are preventable by speaking out - reaching out. Having the confidence to open up about what you're going through is clearly the hardest thing for so many people to do as they fear the reactions of the loved ones towards them.

The Safety Of A Sister

Lauren Medlicott | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Parents
Lauren Medlicott

She didn't mind that I didn't cook her dinner every night. She was happy to eat grilled cheese every night of the week. And sneak in lots of chocolate and snackies and wine after (hence the reason we both put on some weight!).

This Display Of Sibling Love Is What All Parents Want For Their Children

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Parents

There is nothing that melts our hearts more than siblings when they are getting along (rather than pulling each other’s hair out). The video, poste...

Three Sisters Announce Pregnancies In One Epic Photo

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.08.2016 | UK Parents

Three sisters revealed they were all pregnant at the same time by sharing their three baby scans in one epic photo. Samantha Sondrup, from Texas, US, ...

Sisters Form Two-Piece Band And It's Adorable

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Parents

Finding a way to keep your children entertained without your involvement isn't always an easy task. But these two young sisters have found an ideal...

Carousel, or How I Proved My Sister Wrong

Lucy Karsten | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Karsten

I took her to Carousel, which is in Marylebone, and run by four impossibly beautiful young cousins. 'We could do something,' I pointed out to my sister. 'Some kind of family business.' 'Oh, I'm already doing something,' she replied cavalierly. 'With the cousins.' She paused, to look at me. 'Sorry, we would have included you but we didn't think you had anything to offer.'

On Labyrinth and Adoring Absolutely the Wrong Kind of Men

Tamar Broadbent | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Comedy
Tamar Broadbent

If you are not familiar with the film, it stars David Bowie as Jareth, the Goblin King, who steals 15-year-old Sarah's baby brother away when she carelessly wishes for it to happen because he won't stop crying. Jareth says she can only have him back if she completes the Labyrinth. Apparently, Jareth does this because he is in love with Sarah, and wants to grant her wishes...

Four Daughters Set Up Dating Website To Help Mum Find Love

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Four sisters have taken finding their mum a man to a whole new level. Instead of the usual blind date set-up, they have created a personalised dati...

Sibling Rivalry - it's in the Genes

Dr Helen Driscoll | Posted 26.11.2016 | UK
Dr Helen Driscoll

Petty fights in the back of the car, temper tantrums over the possession of a favourite toy, irrational jealousy over who is the family favourite - squabbling brothers and sisters have infuriated parents for generations.

Anorexia: A Sister's Story

Emma Healey | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Emma Healey

My whole four years at university have been marked by one constant question: "How is she?" It has been one constant worry - would today be the day I got the phone call saying she was in hospital? Would today be the day she became another statistic? A third of anorexia sufferers die from their disease - and my biggest fear is my sister becoming one of them.

Brother's Drawings To His Little Sister Are Hilariously Mean

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There are two things that big brothers are exceptionally good at in life: being overprotective and teasing. One brother has been focusing most of h...

Would You Let Your 10-Year-Old Do Mixed Martial Arts?

Barcroft Media | Posted 08.09.2015 | UK Parents

Sporty sisters Maria and Valery Bystritskii may look innocent but few would guess what they like to do in their spare time. The pair, aged just 10...

How the Toddler Uses Her Words to Help Her Baby Sister

Lucy Gaskin | Posted 04.08.2016 | UK Parents
Lucy Gaskin

When The Baby's noises show an emotion, particularly a negative one, The Toddler will usually get involved. She will report The Baby's feelings to Mummy: 'The Baby is sad.' She will offer reassurance to The Baby: 'Don't worry, the Baby!'

Sisters Sing Hilarious Wedding Toast Mash-Up

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Kelsey and Maddie Hallerman might just be the best siblings ever. The pair were joint maids of honour at their sister Caitlin’s wedding in June,...

17 Reasons Why My Sister Going to Australia Sucks

Daisy May Sitch | Posted 22.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Daisy May Sitch

There's six years between my sister Ella and I. Me being the older, sceptical, less wiser of the two. She flies to Australia for six months on the 20 November and for obvious reasons this is going to BREAK MY HEART... she can't go, she just can't...

Sibling Confessions - 'I Ate Six Tacos So My Brother Couldn't Have One'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There is no one on the earth we enjoy winding up more than our siblings (mainly because we know they'll always forgive us). And it seems we're not...

Run of the Mill Workaday Feminist

Lucy Frederick | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Comedy
Lucy Frederick

As a comedian, feminism is something that pops up in discussion for me relatively often. I'm often asked to comment in blogs or interviews on whether there are enough women in comedy, whether we are treated differently and even whether or not we are actually very funny (I mean, I know right?!). So it's obviously a subject that I think a lot about.

Hey Solange, Here Are Five Ways To Avoid Having A Massive Barney With Jay-Z

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Family: you can't live without them and you can't send them on a rocket to the Moon when they are at their most irritating. In light of Solange Kn...

Why Did This Agony Aunt Call Her Reader 'A Horrible Person'?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There's tough love and then there's love delivered with a nail-studded baseball bat. A reader named 'Sad Sister' wrote to US-based agony aunt columnis...

Rugby's Ben and Tom Youngs and Other Great Siblings in Sport

Ben Whitmarsh | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Sport
Ben Whitmarsh

In no particular order, here are a group of people that probably made their parents and grandparents sob many a bucket's worth over the years...

Fertility Linked To Family Make-Up, Study Suggests

PA | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Men with more brothers than sisters are likely to have faster swimming sperm and greater fertility, a study suggests. Scientists assessing the fert...

Dannii Asks, Kylie Answers | Posted 14.09.2011 | UK Style

You know how you sent all those questions in for Dannii to ask Kylie? Well here are your first set of answers! Did your question come up? If not, c...