UK Summer

Getting Your Skin Summer Ready

Seena Seka | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Finally, with warmer weather soon to arrive, is your skin ready for the extra UVA / UVB exposure? Sunny days generally mean more bare flesh - so now is the time to make sure your skin is looking its best and continues to do so with adequate protection!

Travel Essentials: What's In My Carry-On

Steph Matthews | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Steph Matthews

You might be in the midst of making travel arrangements for the upcoming summer months so I'm sharing the types of things that I enjoy traveling onboard with.

How to Plan for the Best Summer Holiday Ever My #sweetsummerchallenge

Lisa Barry | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Parents
Lisa Barry

The thought of the approaching 6 week summer break may bring you feelings of dread or excitement but either way you can't stop them coming, equally th...

Three Habits You Absolutely Need for Summer

Dr Sally Norton | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Sally Norton

It's easier to be out of shape in winter, with all those layers to hide under. But once the warmer weather is here, being in less-than-peak form gets harder to ignore - particularly if we're carrying a few (or more) extra pounds. Just the wake-up call we need for a mind and body turn-around.

5 Easy Tips To Prep Your Skin For Summer

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 17.05.2016 | UK Style

As summer approaches, putting away the winter coats and boots and taking out the new summer wardrobe is only half the battle. When the weather get...

What Kind Of Holiday Spender Are You?

By Ruth D'Alessandro | Phillip Othen | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Summer is fast approaching and, for most British people, this can only mean one thing – it is time for a holiday. We all look forward to our holida...

Danish Men - Hunky, Humble or Simply Stylish?

Melanie Haynes | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Melanie Haynes

The Danish summer has brought out the inner Cougar in me (yes I am a woman of a certain age!). The summer sunshine arrived this week and with it what seems like a new shipment of hunky Danish men.

7 Times It's Totally Inappropriate To Wear Bell Sleeves

Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Style
Natasha Hinde

This week alone I wore two items of clothing with large, wafty sleeves in the name of being a bit summery. But both times I had to really, really try hard to keep them safe from bodily fluids, wine or spaghetti bolognese sauce. Here are seven times bell sleeves proved completely impractical...

10 Things To Do In London During This Weekend's Heatwave

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

This weekend, the weather is expected to be sizzling - we're talking hotter than Ibiza. This kind of forecast pretty much never happens, which is why...

Getting Fit for Summer Means More Than Just a Beach Body

Daria Kantor | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Daria Kantor

With summer 2016 just around the corner, it's hard to imagine almost a year's sailed by since the hubbub surrounding Protein World's infamous 'beach b...

Three Things I Want to Try This Summer

Debz Aiken | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Debz Aiken

With summer fast approaching I am starting to think about how I would like to spend my time. Seeing as we get about 5 weeks of sunshine a year I am determined to make 2016 the year I make the most of the sunny days!

11 Tips to Get Yourself Ready for Summer Lovin'

Jonathan Bird | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jonathan Bird

Take off your winter coats and get swimsuit season ready! Summer is only around the corner! In fact, the first day of summer is June 21st which doesn't give you long to prep yourself ready for those perfect summer dates.

How Not Being 'Summer Bikini Body' Ready Can Give You a New Sense of Confidence

Tasha Okeke | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Tasha Okeke

I know I'll get the weight off eventually and I may not look as good as I did before and feel as confident when I look in the mirror but I'm more than enough. I'm trying to embrace I just look a bit more curvier and bottom heavy right now. I'm still worthy of self love, acceptance and to still feel truly content within even I'm a few pounds heavier that doesn't take away my worth. And it shouldn't take away yours either.

Why You Need to Be 'Mole' Aware This Summer for Early Detection of Skin Cancer

Diane Knox | Posted 14.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Diane Knox

I'll never forget sitting with my friend in the hospital and being told that it was cancer. Being diagnosed was the scariest experience of my life. Still, to this day I really find it difficult to express how much of a shock it was, just because you hear stories all the time and the word 'cancer' fills you with fear. You think, 'it won't happen to me'.

The Girl's Guide to Surviving Your Summer Road Trip

Fleur Rollet-Manus | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Fleur Rollet-Manus

So I've put together a guide that will ensure you have everything you need to deal with every kind of emergency and how to survive the sweltering car temperatures, the karaoke singing and just how to tackle those tolls...

Spring '16 Fashion: Stand Out By Blending In

Bwoywonder | Posted 04.04.2016 | UK Style
Bwoywonder

It's that time to give your wardrobe that seasonal spring clean and load it up with the latest prints, fabrics and colours. This spring and summer print for many brands is the very practical camouflage print.

Unique Experiences in the Northwest Territories

Black Tomato | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Rugged and unspoilt, the Northwest Territories of Canada boast some of the most picturesque vistas in the world. As you'd expect from a land that's swathed in forests and rocky terrain, there are endless opportunities to get closer to the natural beauty of this incredible province.

Christmas in August!

Naomi Hefter | Posted 10.11.2015 | 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.

Summer in Wales

Gwen Potter | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Gwen Potter

The weather also helped birds - some of our nuthatches even managed to have a second brood at Llanerchaeron, while in late August some of our swallows in the barns still hadn't fledged, having arrived right on cue in the second week of April, exactly the same date as last year.

Can You Really Burn When It's Cloudy?

Seena Seka | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Most people think they know about sun protection but there are myths and we receive questions on a near daily basis from different brand loyal consumers who want to better understand the implications of poor sun protection.

The Summer We Said Yes

Kiran Chug | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Parents
Kiran Chug

We said yes to breaking the rules, to late nights, to doing whatever we felt like despite the long list of errands that piled up. They might have been small acts of rebellion - going out on cool mornings without socks, walks in the rain without umbrellas, frivolous presents bought on a whim with little thought of our family budget.

15 Reasons to Avoid London in Summer at All Costs

Charo Merida | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Charo Merida

London rocks any single day of the year, but in summer it gets even better...! The city has an amazing urban summer with lots of warm sunny days and tones of cool stuff to do, visit, explore, eat, listen to and a very very very long etcetera...

How To Deal With Red, Itchy Sunburn

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you caught a little too much sun this summer then fear not, even the most sunscreen-savvy among us can get sunburnt every now and then. Sunburn ...

Mums Create 'Safe Way' To Put Suncream On Kids

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Parents

Solar Buddies is a new product deemed to be the "safe" way for teachers to put suncream on a child because it involves "no-touch". The gadget has a...

Photo Of Blistered Boy's Back After A Day In Nursery Horrifies The Internet

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK Parents

A mother has shared a graphic photo of her sons' sunburn after allegedly being at nursery for a day. Shaunna Broadway's sons, ages five and seven, ...