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    Life

    13 easy ways to stay cool while WFH in this hot weather

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    Interior design

    How to DIY some statement art for your home (thanks to one Instagram star’s simple trick)

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    Plants

    8 TikTok plant care hacks for people who can’t stop killing their leafy friends

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Candles
Life

How to use up wax that’s stuck at the bottom of a candle

Reduce your waste with this simple hack.

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Lauren Geall
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TikTok food hacks: how to make your own McDonald’s fries at home
Recipes

How to make McDonald’s fries at home (and other TikTok hacks)

From DIY McDonald’s fries to oven-poached eggs, we’ve decided to put some of your favourite viral TikTok cooking hacks to the test.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Life

3 ways to make changing your duvet so much easier

These sheet changing hacks are a game changer.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Life

7 time-saving cleaning tips for clearing out your fridge

You've put it off for long enough, but it's finally time to clean your fridge.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Netflix Party lets you and your BFF watch shows together without breaking quarantine

So this is how you “Netflix and chill” in the age of social distancing…

Life

7 candle hacks to make them last longer and create a calming environment

If we're going to be stuck inside, this is crucial information.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Careers

How to get 26 days off work in 2020 (using just 11 days of annual leave)

And for our next trick, we’ll turn 11 days of paid annual leave into 26…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Travel

Why this flight attendant recommends booking an early flight for your next holiday

It's worth ditching the lie in for

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Holiday/annual leave hacks for 2019
Careers

How to get 18 days off work in a row in 2019 (using just 9 days of annual leave)

And for our next trick we’ll turn 9 days of annual leave into 18…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Beauty

These genius storage hacks will change your beauty routine for the better

Alice Manning, finds out how to keep your bathroom super-hygienic

Posted by
Alice Manning
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Life

Uber hushed up massive hack that exposed 57m users’ private information

The company paid hackers to keep quiet about the crime, rather than reporting it to regulators

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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Kayleigh Dray
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Chrissy Teigen’s clever make-up hack is so simple, yet so effective

But it doesn’t exactly come cheap

People

5 famous women have been targeted in disgusting private photo hack

Miley Cyrus, Kristen Stewart and Stella Maxwell are the latest stars to have their pictures leaked.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Life

5 alternative London Underground maps to make travel smoother

Whether you suffer from claustrophobia or want to take your bike on the Tube

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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Travel

Scared of flying? This trick curbs your take-off and turbulence fears

Try it to dial your anxiety down a notch

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Travel

Travel expert reveals cheapest and most expensive days to fly

Read this before you book your big summer holiday…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Life

Everything you need to know about growing your own vegetables

(Even if you don't have loads of space)

Posted by
Stylist Team
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Beauty

Hair hacks we learned from the experts at Fashion Week

Useful and unusual

Posted by
Shannon Peter
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Moya Crockett
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An expert reveals how to defeat jet-lag in two easy steps

Consider your next holiday hacked.

Life

Teacher quits job to become Pokémon Go bounty hunter

A woman has quit her job as a teacher so that she can cash in on the Pokémon Go craze

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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