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Baby Shower Gift Ideas

Faye Jacobs | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

With a good friends baby shower just around the corner, I have been searching online for the perfect gift that since having 2 babies of my own, I truly believe will be useful to a new mum. So in no particular order, check out my tried and tested top gift ideas for stylish mums-to-be!

Forget 'Organic' For Under 5's!

Nigel Denby | Posted 22.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nigel Denby

I'm a registered dietitian and run an Early Years' nutrition project working with tens of thousands of under 5s in the UK. And I'm sick and tired of Yummy Mummies bringing their fads and fancies into the Nursery, forcing their growing children to endure their parents latest 'craze'.

Mother's Day Pamper at Home

Amanda Elias | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

Firstly, go through all of your Mum's beauty products and see what you can use. If your Mum is like mine she'll have products bought as gifts that she just never gets around to using- just make sure they're still in date. Do this before Mother's Day to allow time to buy anything you need.

Budget Beauty Tips for Christmas and New Year

Amanda Elias | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

Christmas and New Year are party season, but if like me you've sent Santa a rather large cheque this year, you may be feeling the pinch. Here are some budget tips to try and help get you through the party season looking your absolute best.

Top Beauty Tips for Time-Stricken Mums

Amanda Elias | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

While I've had to adapt my beauty regime over the years to accommodate my changing lifestyle, it is still possible to go from shabby to chic with minimal time and effort, even with the endless interruptions that parenthood entails. Here are my golden rules to being a yummy mummy...

Lord of the Mums

Steph Weller | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Steph Weller

The yummy mummies are out in force and they're here to form a circle with their clique. They hang out where you want to take your child at every group, swimming club and play centre around. Crikey! I'm grateful to be working because if I was a stay-at-home mum my self-esteem just may hit an all-time low.

Woman in Hormonal Maelstrom - Approach With Caution!

Lana Citron | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lana Citron

They say a picture paints a thousand words....

Toxic Toys

Diana Verde Nieto | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Diana Verde Nieto

So what exactly are these products made of and what are the risks? Fundamentally, I learned it boils down to two chemicals; Phthalates and Bisphenol, which worryingly can be found in a number of products that have been designed for babies and young children to put in their mouths.

Yummy, MILF, Dishy and DILF - It's All About Sex

John L. Adams | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
John L. Adams

So what of the dishy daddy? Is it all about sex? In fairness you rarely hear the phrase and I've never had a woman sidle up to me in a bar and use the phrase "dishy daddy" as her opening line.

Why Has There Been Such A Huge Backlash Against Johnnie Boden and His Jaunty Prints?

Karen Maher | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Maher

The Boden Brigade feature the kind of women who make school runs everywhere a nightmare with their judgemental looks and their hatred of anything fashion, or sexy. A friend of mine once rocked a Balenciaga biker jacket on the school run and was subsequently blanked for six months.

Marks and Spencer and Me

Ruth Dawkins | Posted 26.10.2011 | UK Style
Ruth Dawkins

I am finally resigned to my fate. After years of fighting it - of squeezing myself into clothes that were the wrong shape, shoes that were the wrong fit, and underwear that was just too darn small - I have accepted that my natural match on the high street is, in fact, M&S.