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    Wellbeing

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    Food and Drink

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Friends cheersing wine glasses in a pub garden after lockdown.
Life

“Will drinking ruin my fitness progress?”

Something to read before the alcohol haze of Twixmas.

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Chloe Gray
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Drew Barrymore
People

Drew Barrymore just shared a powerful message about her decision to go sober

“I’m not weak, I’m actually strong.”

Posted by
Christobel Hastings
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Exercise can make you want alcohol less
Nutrition

It’s not just you – exercise really does make you want to drink less

Just five minutes of movement is enough to make a difference.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
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gin making kits collage bottle glasses basket
Food and Drink

8 DIY gin-making kits to level-up your Christmas cocktails

Nothing says getting into the Christmas spirit like actually making some spirits.

Posted by
Leah Sinclair
Published
sentia-alcohol-free-spirit
Health

Can this non-alcoholic spirit actually make you tipsy?

Sentia claims to be the first truly functioning alternative to alcohol.

Posted by
Ally Sinyard
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How ditching alcohol transformed my workouts.
Wellbeing

“I gave up alcohol and this is how my workouts changed”

Would you ditch the booze for the sake of your fitness regime?

Posted by
Charlotte Robinson
Published
A photo of a woman drinking a cocktail
Events

London Cocktail Week 2021: best bars and restaurants to visit in October

From hotel bars to hidden hot-spots and Instagram worthy venues, this month-long event is worth adding to your calendar.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Leah Sinclair
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Best hot gin cocktails
Food and Drink

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

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

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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how to make sangria
Food and Drink

How to make traditional, refreshing sangria from scratch

Perfect the recipe before your next dinner party.

Posted by
Alice Porter
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how-to-make-cocktails-no-equipment
Food and Drink

No shaker? An expert guide to making impressive cocktails without any equipment

Plus, simple recipes guaranteed to wow.

Posted by
Alex Sims
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Christobel Hastings
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“I changed the way I drank during lockdown and here’s what I learned”

As the world moves out of lockdown living, mindful drinking is on the rise.

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porn star martini
Food and Drink

5 takes on the pornstar martini – and how to mix them like a pro

Including an alcohol-free version.

Posted by
Alice Porter
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Sleep Diaries: “How can I keep my energy levels up with a new baby?”
Sleep

Ever wondered what alcohol does to your sleep?

In this week's Sleep Diaries, a 29-year-old brand manager wonders what she can do to wake up refreshed.

Posted by
Lucy Robinson
Published
Group of people clinking wineglasses
Health

Feeling anxious after a boozy Christmas and New Year’s Eve? You're not alone

Post-drinking regret is very real. Stylist investigates the links between alcohol and anxiety.

Posted by
Amy Sedghi
Published
Women in a pub garden drinking beer in the sunshine.
Wellbeing

Should you exercise on a hangover?

Let’s talk about ‘sweating it out’.

Posted by
Aiden Wynn
Published
Cold glasses of white wine
Recipes

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

Because who has time to wait for wine this weekend?

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Megan Murray
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The best DIY cocktail kits for a delicious drink at home

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

group of friends cheersing alcoholic drinks socialising at a pub
Life

Sober curious? Ruby Warrington on how to drink less alcohol in social situations

Feeling nervous about going out and drinking again after lockdown? You need to read these tips.

Posted by
Alice Porter
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