‘Parenting Like A Brit’ Photo Series Hilariously Captures What It Means To Be A British Mum Or Dad

A mum has collated photos that sum up life as a parent in Britain today, and it’s hilarious.  Lisa Williams, who runs parenting website TantrumXYZ, decided to bring Brits’ dry humour and expert manners to the forefront in the photo series.  “Us Brits get a bad press,” she told The Huffington Post UK. “Well ‘Au contraire,’…

‘The Get Down’: All The Best Outfits From Baz Luhrmann’s New Masterpiece

The ‘Stranger Things’-shaped hole in our lives was finally filled on Friday 12 August when Netflix dropped their latest binge watch-worthy box set – but we were unprepared for how much it would affect our wardrobes. That’s right, following more than a year of hype Baz Luhrmann’s ‘The Get Down’ is finally here. Not only does…

Curvy Kate ‘Scantilly’ Lingerie Campaign Celebrates The Beauty In Diversity

Curvy Kate has launched one of the world’s most inclusive underwear campaigns for its latest collection, Scantilly. Tired of Photoshopped pictures and ‘unattainable’ beauty, the lingerie brand wanted women to see what its products look like “on a body they can relate to”. To showcase the new range, Curvy Kate enlisted eight powerful women who…

From Helping Chronically Ill People To Great Barrier Reef, Google Donates Nearly AU$4 Million To Worthy Projects

Chronic illnesses kill nearly two in three people. Yet only a third of patients get the in-person help they need to improve their wellbeing. It’s an issue that Australian service Textcare is remedying with an SMS-based behaviour change programme. Clara Chow, a cardiologist at Westmead Hospital in Sydney, told Mashable the AU$750,000 (over £450,000) prize would be “vital”. …

Rebecca Adlington Brought To Tears By Video Of Baby Summer Watching Her Present The Olympics On TV

Rebecca Adlington has shared a video of her baby daughter that brought her to tears while she was away from home presenting the Rio Olympics coverage. The four-time Olympic medallist shared the adorable clip of one-year-old Summer pointing at her on the TV, on Instagram with the caption: “This ❤️❤️❤️❤️ #missyou #3moresleeps #crying”. Instagram/Rebecca Adlington Adlington…

Vogue’s ‘Real Issue’ Featuring Non-Models Receives Mixed Response

Vogue’s ‘Real Issue’ has received a mixed response, with some praising the move towards diversity, while others have taken umbrage at the use of the term “real”.  The November issue of British Vogue, which hits stands on Thursday 6 October, doesn’t feature a single professional model (that is, if you don’t count the reams of advertising)….

Alesha Dixon On Her Daughter’s Tantrums And How She Balances Motherhood With Her Career

Alesha Dixon’s daughter experiences tantrums just like any other toddler. The 37-year-old mum to Azura proved motherhood isn’t always easy as she discussed the ups and downs of having a (nearly) three-year-old. Asked if she has to deal with toddler tantrums, Dixon told The Huffington Post UK: “Oh yes, oh yeah she’s the queen of them!…

Mum Of Stillborn Son Pumped 2,000 Ounces Of Breast Milk For Other People’s Babies To Help Her Heal

A mother who had a stillborn son decided to donate her breast milk to help other babies.  Wendy Cruz-Chan, from New York, US, donated more than 2,000 ounces of breast milk to six mums and their babies for three months after giving birth.  Cruz-Chan shared her experience on Instagram and explained her reason for embarking on…

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