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    Workouts

    Experts say functional core training is the key to stronger abs

  • Salmon on a bed of green salad on a grey plate.
    Health

    Can the dopamine diet actually make you happier?

  • Florie Mwanza tries out a silk press
    Hair

    Everything you need to know about getting a silk press

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Strength

“Lockdown stole my motivation, but learning how to skateboard taught me how to enjoy fitness again”

“I couldn’t muster up the motivation to work out from home, so I picked up an outdoor fitness hobby instead.”

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Workouts

Can TikTok’s viral 30-minute walking workout actually improve your fitness?

Experts say this viral treadmill workout is as good as its TikTok devotees say.

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Fashion

5 daring colour pairings that’ll make styling bold shades a breeze

Each look is proof that primary colours don’t clash, they complement one another.

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Cowboy boots are the talk of the fashion town
Fashion

9 cowboy boots to wear with dresses when it’s raining

Each pair is a statement piece to invest in.

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Here’s how to hack your way to feeling more alert after a bad night’s sleep

No, coffee’s not on the list!

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Fashion

14 trapeze dresses to wear when the weather decides to warm up again

End the season in style.

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Homeware

12 colourful Murano drinking glasses that’ll give tired table settings an instant makeover

Each one is hand-blown by a master glassmaker on the island of Murano in Italy.

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Home and interiors

11 of the best new-in homeware buys from Anthropologie

The best finds that have one-of-a-kind vibes.

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Beauty

Knotless braids could be the low-tension answer to box braids

It might be time to wave goodbye to your box braids.

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Life

Find it hard to focus? Here’s how to use the pomodoro technique to boost your concentration

The time-management technique is now a huge TikTok trend.

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Homeware

How to make your kitchenware last a lifetime (and why it’s more important than you think)

“The single most sustainable thing you can do in your kitchen is care for your equipment”

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How to make a DIY mini Japanese Konro barbecue grill in 6 easy steps

The perfect BBQ solution for solo diners.

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Wellbeing

“Am I the only one who gets irritable in warmer weather?”

Sick and tired of being hot and bothered? You should probably read this.

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Plants

5 TikTok gardening hacks for at-home horticulturists

They'll help you save money and the planet.

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Homeware

How to craft terrazzo-inspired coasters from scratch

You can use resin to make everything, from coasters to mirror frames.

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Sleep

Struggling to sleep? These snooze-inducing meditation techniques will help

"Meditating leaves less work for your brain to do at night, so you have more access to deep sleep."

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Plants

Learn to grow your own medicinal plants at home with this guide to Ayurveda

How to take care of plants that will also take care of you.

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Food and Drink

You’ll love this easy recipe for crispy chilli oil, TikTok’s condiment du jour

Use it as a sauce for noodles, drizzle it on soups or fry eggs with it.

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How the world reacted to Derek Chauvin’s sentence for the murder of George Floyd

George Floyd's siblings gave emotional responses to the sentencing.

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Film

Lily! Lena! Polly Pocket! Here's what we know about the live action movie so far

The much-loved pocket-size doll is coming to the big screen.

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