Drinking

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    Wellbeing

    “I changed the way I drank during lockdown and here’s what I learned”

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    Homeware

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

  • Summery cocktails
    Recipes

    34 fruity and delicious summer cocktails to make this weekend

Latest Stories

Easing restrictions: is table service really better than ordering at the bar?
Opinion

We asked women if they prefer table service or ordering at the bar – here’s what they said

Stylist readers argue for and against table service versus ordering at the bar once restrictions have been lifted.

Posted by
Lucy Robinson
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Two tequila-based Paloma cocktails
Recipes

Love a paloma cocktail? 5 alternative recipes to make at home

Get ready for the paloma to become your go-to drink of the summer.

Posted by
Alice Porter
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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
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Kayleigh Dray
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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?

A flatlay of a salad, tortilla wrap and a glass of water on a table.
Wellbeing

Hungry, thirsty, confused? Here’s how to know what your body really needs

It’s not as complicated as you might think.

Posted by
Kimberley Wilson
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A jug of water with lemon in and glasses on a table.
Wellbeing

The surprising impact a glass of water can have on your mood

Psychologist Kimberley Wilson explains the link between dehydration and mental health.

Posted by
Kimberley Wilson
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London skyline at sunset
Food and Drink

Try these 10 London rooftops for summer dining

We've found the best spots in the city to celebrate the arrival of summer, so you don't have to.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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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 your bank holiday pub plans.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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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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A woman taking a sip of water during a workout
Nutrition

“I tried drinking 8 glasses of water every day – this is what happened”

Did it provide more energy and glowing skin as promised? One writer tried to find out.

Posted by
Alice Barraclough
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Miranda Larbi
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Training Club exclusive: how to plan drinking around your workouts now that Dry January is over

Adapt your drinking regime to benefit – not hinder – your strength goals.

Bridgerton hangover cures: do the disgusting hangover remedies actually work?
TV

Do the disgusting hangover cures in Bridgerton actually work?

A doctor reveals the truth about Lady Bridgerton’s raw eggs and garlic concoction (not to mention the Duke of Hastings’ penchant for charcoal and oil).

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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woman holding picture of glass of wine
Long Reads

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

For one, other people don't care as much as you think they do...

Posted by
Ally Sinyard
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Life

Prosecco fans, your favourite tipple has unexpected health benefits

Bottoms up to the bubbles!

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Books

A life less boozy: 5 inspiring quit lit reads for the sober curious

Raw, funny and moving memoirs from women who gave up alcohol.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Wellbeing

This is why alcohol makes it harder to get a good night’s sleep

Sorry, but nightcaps really don’t work.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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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.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Why does drinking alcohol in the day seem to affect us more?

An expert has the answer...

Lockdown drinking: how our relationship with alcohol has changed.
Long Reads

“I was 4 months sober when we went into lockdown – this is what it’s been like”

Three women share their very real and differing experiences of alcohol in lockdown.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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