Lifestyle

19 December 2015

Brits Are Embarrassed By Their Actions At Christmas Parties

The alcohol looks set to flow over the next few weeks as the biggest work bashes of the year the annual Christmas parties hit. The heady combination of alcohol and ...
19 December 2015

Top Places To Visit In 2016

1. Japan - The spellbinding cherry blossoms of Japan are forecast to bloom between March and April 2016 making it a key time for travellers to visit this captivating country. ...
18 December 2015

Fitness First Training Forecast For 2016

These top trends will be making headway next year in clubs across the country come the New Year, says UK Group Exercise Manager, Scott MacKenzie. Team GB Pro Cycling Get on your ...
18 December 2015

Women Choose Pets Over Partners

British women admit to splashing more cash on their furry friends than their partner From Simon Cowell and his pups Squiddly and Diddly, to Taylor Swift and her beautiful moggy Meredith, ...
18 December 2015

Walk Your Way Into The New Year

Getting fit is one of the most common New Year resolutions and the most commonly broken too. Little wonder when in December so many of us drift away from our ...
17 December 2015

Children Unable To Sleep Without Their Teddy Bear

According to research carried out by online bed retailer Time4Sleep, a third of children are unable to sleep after losing their teddy bear, with 30% also left crying for hours ...
17 December 2015

The Man Flu Myth

We may talk of having "man flu" however new research shows that women take more sick days than men. Despite winter colds lasting on average four days and fifteen hours, ...
17 December 2015

Caffeine Confused Brits

Research shows that over half of people find it difficult to know how much caffeine they are consuming every day through coffee because of the different types of coffee and ...
17 December 2015

To Send Or Not To Send?

The poll of 1,012 adults, conducted across the country, found 53% would be annoyed if they received a digital festive greeting instead of a 'proper' Christmas card and a 1/3 ...
17 December 2015

Christmas Tech Sparks Festive Fear

The study from leading video and ecommerce retailer, QVC, found that parents spend 43 minutes assembling fiddly gadgets on Christmas morning with 53% of parents even asking their children for ...
16 December 2015

Mince Pie Cupcakes

Makes: 15 mini cupcakes Ingredients: Method: ...
16 December 2015

Turkey Lollipops

Ingredients: Method: *The cranberry jam should be made in advance by adding a thin layer of water - just enough to cover the bottom of the pan and then adding ...
15 December 2015

Bring in the New Year with a New You

This New Year should be the one that marks a new beginning for your body. When we finally welcome in the New Year, commit to making the permanent and realistic ...

13 December 2015

Neymar Causes Self Injury Playing The Fool In Training

The Brazilian could miss most of the Club World Cup after causing himself an injury during Training on Tuesday. He managed to do this by attempting a 'sombrero' where he ...

13 December 2015

How Much TV Does The World Watch?

The 2015 International Communications Market report is an annual survey by the telecommunications regulator Ofcom and it reveals some interesting statistics. The findings show that on average, a person in the ...

12 December 2015

We Can't 'Bear' To Lose Our Festive Traditions

Brand New Winnie-the-Pooh illustrations unveiled to help celebrate and remind us of these 'Festive Pleasures' we can all still enjoy. Playing parlour games, carol singing and getting dressed in your 'best' ...
12 December 2015

New Film Reveals Reasons Behind Fussy Eaters

In a first-of-its-kind experiment, Abbott invited some self-confessed fussy eaters to lunch to get their take on the issue. Fussy eating is a common phase for many young children; while we ...
12 December 2015

Christmas Days Out In The UK

These are some of Attractiontix.co.uk's top picks for the best Christmassy events around the UK: Eyeskate at the London Eye Now until 3rd January 2016, Adults from £10.50, Children from £7.50 http://www.attractiontix.co.uk/tickets/london-eye-eyeskate With sparkling ...
12 December 2015

Twelve Days Of Fitness

It's official - Christmas is here and there's more parties to attend than you can shake a stick at. It can be hard enough sticking to fitness goals from January ...
12 December 2015

Top Fifty Challenges Brits Face

No one likes getting out of a warm bed in the morning, but it's the trauma of actually having to wake up when it's still dark outside that fills most ...
11 December 2015

Top Tips For A Stress-Free Christmas

Corinne Sweet, Psychologist, Broadcaster and Author of The Mindfulness Journal (Pan Macmillan) worked with Bookatable.co.uk as part of their Merry Restmas campaign to help take the stress out of the ...
11 December 2015

All I Want For Christmas Is £631 Worth Of Presents

Shoppers will need to dig deep this year, as the average Briton is expecting to receive £631 worth of Christmas gifts, according to new research. A survey of 1,025 British adults ...
11 December 2015

Top Five Tips To Quit Smoking This Christmas

The negative factors associated with smoking are common knowledge - they contain over 7,000 chemical compounds including carbon monoxide, arsenic, formaldehyde, cyanide, benzene, toluene and acrolein. However surveys from ASH ...
11 December 2015

Natural Remedies For Toothache This Christmas

There is nothing worse than the dull ache of a painful tooth or sore gums, especially during the festive period when we want to enjoy the fine foods the holiday ...