13 Fad diets that are total nonsense
15 things a woman should do before 30
What were we thinking? The worst fashion items of all time
How to motivate myself to go to the gym
The 10 latest travel scams and how to spot them
12 Extreme tourism destinations
Travelling the world introduces you to new sights and experiences — after a while, though, there's only so many times you can visit the Eiffel Tower or the Great Wall of China. Eventually, you'll begin to seek out stranger and more unusual holiday destinations.
10 Day Trips Within One Charge of London
Britain's horrific heritage
The hidden heritage and meaning of English names
To most of us, English names are all pretty much alike. Few people would perceive Ed, Bob, Kevin and Jason as representing four different linguistic origins. In fact, English names are among the most diverse body of names in the world; their rich variety holds a clue to the history of the English language.
Just how perfectly British and middle class are you?
13 Things every American gets completely wrong about Britain
Britain has always had a disproportionate influence on global culture, with British novels, plays, films and music carrying the country's influence to the rest of the English-speaking world. As a result, however, Americans often have some funny ideas about what Britain is like.
Great Brits that were not actually born in Britain
13 Must-try grilled cheese sandwich recipes
Humble, filling, satisfying and delicious, there’s something about a grilled cheese sandwich that never fails to disappoint.
14 Reasons your life gets worse after university
10 Signs you're on the right track (even if it doesn't feel like it)
At every stage in our lives, we feel bombarded by the expectations of others about the life we're going to lead. These expectations can even create unrealistic ideas in our own minds, making us feel like we're not making progress or that our lives aren't heading in the right direction. The truth is that things are more likely to be fine than you think.
12 Signs that it's time to quit your job
Why you hate office corporate teambuilding days
As UK businesses continue to adopt the practices employed by our friends across the pond, team-building days and other company-centred social events are being used in the hope they will garner some kind of togetherness in the office. They can be anything as simple as a company picnic or family day. Most people would rather be somewhere else on their day off, but miss one at your peril.
7 culinary wonders from around the world
Best foods for mummy during pregnancy
The basic principles of healthy eating are the same before, during and after pregnancy -- plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grains and lean protein. Nevertheless, a pregnancy diet requires special attention to a number of nutrients, and the foods that contain them. Lack of folate, a B vitamin, in the diet may produce birth defects and calcium and vitamin D are important for mummy and baby.
Why Brits think (and know) they're better than the Yanks
13 Things we Brits get completely wrong about the USA
For all their wealth and influence, there's probably no nation more misunderstood by the British than the Americans. This is mostly because of the pervasiveness of American films, music and television in the UK -- but even though this means it's really their fault, it's still a good ...
Rebellious royals, a history of monarchs that didn't fit the mould