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How does alcohol affect strength training?

Will dry January really make it easier to workout?

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Chloe Gray
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    Wellbeing

    Sober curious? Here's how to give up alcohol this Dry January

  • Sleep Diaries: “Studies have shown that alcohol can reduce the restorative effects of sleep.”
    Wellbeing

    “This is how giving up alcohol in lockdown helped me to rediscover my love of running”

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    Long Reads

    “I gave up alcohol five years ago and here’s what I've learned”

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Long Reads

“This alternative approach to Dry January made me happier and healthier”

After one writer discovered that cutting out alcohol could harm her health, she tried an alternative method...

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Rosie Mullender
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Life

Prosecco fans, your favourite tipple has unexpected health benefits

Bottoms up to the bubbles!

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Kayleigh Dray
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Food and Drink

15 festive cocktail recipes with 3 ingredients or fewer

Easy to make, even easier to drink.

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Lauren Geall
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Food and Drink

13 cool DIY cocktail kits for celebrating this Christmas and New Year

Simply shake 'em up and pour into your favourite glass.

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Megan Murray
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Chloe Gray
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This is why alcohol makes it harder to get a good night’s sleep

Sorry, but nightcaps really don’t work.

Life

5 ways to do Christmas differently this year

Keep the magic of Christmas alive by making new traditions.

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Gordon's Gin
Life

This art deco-inspired female-founded independent gin brand is perfect for Christmas drinks

There’s a new gin on the block.

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Megan Murray
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Wellbeing

Is it a good idea to work out on a hangover?

The answer may come as a relief…

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Aiden Wynn
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Nutrition

The best foods to eat when you’re hungover

Do you swear by a post-night out full English? Or maybe your cure is a banana and coffee? Here's the science behind whether they really work.

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Chloe Gray
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Food and Drink

15 luxurious gin advent calendars to treat yourself in the run-up to Christmas

Go on, you deserve it.

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Lauren Geall
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Food and Drink

Hot toddy, anyone? 6 mulled gin recipes to try this winter

These delicious hot toddy recipes are guaranteed to warm your cockles on a chilly evening...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Amie RED is the Instagram-approved wine we’ll all be drinking this winter

It's *the* vino of the season.

Restaurants & Bars

7 stunning rooftops and terraces you can visit throughout winter in London

Think hot toddies, fur throws and lots of fairy lights.

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Megan Murray
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Events

Petersham Nurseries and other great London venues are serving £6 cocktails throughout October

Summer may not have panned out quite as we hoped, but our favourite cocktail event is about to turn things around.

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Megan Murray
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Food and Drink

4 alternative espresso martini recipes that are genuinely easy to make

Think cream liqueur, Yorkshire marmalade and even tequila.

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Megan Murray
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Restaurants & Bars

An eco-friendly espresso martini bar is popping up in London this weekend

It's for one weekend only!

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Megan Murray
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Win 1 of 2 Barefoot Wine Night In Hampers

Party vibes in the comfort of your own home

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Barefoot Wine
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Food

How to chill a bottle of white wine in less than 3 minutes

Because who has time to wait for wine this bank holiday weekend?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Move aside orange wine, “pet nat” is the drink we’re all ordering next

Here’s everything you need to know about the next big wine trend.

Food

Orange wine is trending, so here’s 7 of the best to try now

Searches for this refreshing tipple have increased by 400% since last year.

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Megan Murray
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