Friends

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    Life

    This is what having fewer best friends says about you

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    Life

    Ross and Rachel fans had this surprising response to the actress who played Julie

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    27 of the most comforting books to stop you feeling lonely

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In praise of being a background friend
Life

In praise of being the background friend

A viral Twitter thread has reminded us that we don’t have to be in the middle of things to be valued.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Life

11 brides explain why they chose to have a bridesmaid-free wedding

Is less really more when it comes to your wedding party?

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Lisa Kudrow admits she felt like “mountain of a woman” during her Friends career

Her body confidence shattered, Kudrow says the pressure drove her to become “too thin”

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Lauren Geall
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Long Reads

Feeling lonely? Here’s how to beat the 4 types of loneliness

Loneliness is an issue across the whole of the UK. Here, a psychologist offers her advice for overcoming these feelings

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Lizzo just revealed what it’s like to match with A-listers on celebrity Tinder

The most prolific man on the app is Matthew Perry, aka Chandler from Friends.

Best Boxsets: Sex Education, Glow, Killing Eve
Life

The best box sets ever, featuring strong female leads

Time to get binge-watching, eh?

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Stylist Team
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Long Reads

How to embrace solitude and learn to love being by yourself

“Spending time alone is an essential part of my mental health maintenance,” says Poorna Bell

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Poorna Bell
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Travel

“How I travelled the world solo for 18 months on a budget of £5,000”

Fancy travelling the globe for the cost of a few months rent?

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Liz Dodd
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Life

In defence of being a humble people pleaser

The pleasure is all mine… and yours, actually, says one proud people pleaser

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Libby Heeley
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mum and daughter
Long Reads

What happened when I let my mum take over as my life coach for a week

Would you ever hand the reins of your life over to your mum...?

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Nicola Appleton
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Long Reads

Why are we so scared of silence?

From podcasts by day, to white noise at night, we’re constantly buffering ourselves from silence. But why?

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Lauren Bravo
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Kayleigh Dray
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Paul Rudd shuts down intrusive anti-ageing questions in best possible way

Print this, laminate it and hand it to the next person who says “you look so young – what’s your secret?”

People

The sisters who played Emma in Friends are the terrifying twins in Us

The one where she's all grown up and starring in a Jordan Peele horror movie.

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Anna Brech
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Beauty

These 4 women swapped their go-to beauty with their friends'

From au naturel to graphic eyeliner

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The TV show Friends
Life

This is why a Friends reunion will never happen

Dry your eyes, folks – it's off the cards

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Anna Brech
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People

The best A-list Instagrams from the week so far

From Emma Watson’s International Women’s Day celebrations to Brie Larson’s fangirl moment

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Long Reads

“Why 30 should no longer be our benchmark for success”

So what if you haven’t got everything sorted by 30? Life is a journey, and it’s time we learned to enjoy the ride

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Elizabeth Sulis Kim
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People

The best A-list Instagrams from the week so far

From Katy Perry’s engagement news to Lady Gaga’s new tattoo

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Poorna Bell
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“Galentine’s Day completely misses the point of real friendship”

“Friendship isn’t a bathplug. It isn’t there to fill a hole”

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Long Reads

What a major breakup in my 30s taught me about the power of female friendship

“I was 32, single and starting again. But I knew I wasn’t alone”

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Natalie Cornish
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