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    Relationships

    The messy reality of moving in with your partner for the first time

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    Podcasts

    These feel-good podcasts are here to help you through January

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Life

10 thoughtful care packages to send during lockdown

Brighten a loved one’s day with these beautiful gifts.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Easter eggs in January?! Here’s what super-early marketing is doing to our brains
Food

Easter eggs in January?! Here’s what super-early marketing is doing to our brains

“I’m eating Mini Eggs, it’s the first week of January, and I’m not even sorry – but I can’t help but wonder how this is impacting my sense of time.”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Why you should think twice about taking your Christmas lights down

The psychological benefits genuinely outweigh the risk of bad luck…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Belief, love, work: three pillars of a happy life to rethink in 2021

Now could be the time to reflect on the things that really matter to you.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Anna Brech
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How the Marie Kondo method can fix your toxic relationship habits

Find out what you *really* value in life.

Life

It wasn’t all bad: 10 life-affirming moments that make 2020 worth remembering

Let's take a look back at the silver linings.

Posted by
Christobel Hastings
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The 12 best new year’s resolutions for a more meaningful life, according to Marie Curie nurses
Long Reads

12 meaningful resolutions to make this new year, suggested by Marie Curie nurses

These are, without a doubt, the only resolutions we need to make for 2021.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Books

Life Lessons On Friendship: Stylist’s new book delves into our closest relationships

With contributions from Jenni Murray, Yomi Adegoke, Gina Martin and more.

Posted by
Stylist Team
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The 21 most magical Christmas movies on Disney Plus, from Home Alone to Godmothered
Film

Why Disney’s Godmothered is a vital watch for anyone grieving this Christmas

“My own father died very suddenly at Christmas when I’d just turned 18,” says director Sharon Maguire. “For some time afterwards, it felt like my life stopped.”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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A woman holding a present
Wellbeing

17 thoughtful self-care gift ideas to boost a loved one’s wellbeing this Christmas

Give the gift of calm this festive season.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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An illustration of a woman applying for work
Careers

Sensitive people bring this vital happiness habit to the workplace

Empathy and compassion are vital to a healthy work environment.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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2020 wasn’t the worst year of all time. We can prove it

This year may have all the grace of a reversing dump truck without any tyres on, but it’s still had its charms.

Someone Great, Netflix
Film

The best tearjerkers on Netflix, for those in need of a good cry

From Tallulah and First Match, to Moonlight and The Notebook.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Happiness in lockdown
Life

The secret to finding happiness in lockdown 2.0, according to a wellbeing expert

Professor Laurie Santos – the woman behind The Science of Wellbeing – has revealed her advice for getting through the ongoing coronavirus lockdown.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
woman working from home
Life

This is how working from home can boost workplace happiness

Plus, expert tips on making the most of your working day.

Posted by
Aiden Wynn
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A woman working from home
Careers

Why a “values-based” career could be the secret to finding happiness at work

A careers coach gives us her expert advice.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Woman holding book that reads 'Good Vibes'
Life

Can too much positivity ever be a bad thing?

Unpicking toxic positivity, and the down side to the ‘good vibes only’ mantra

Posted by
Ella Delancey
Published
Autumn 2020: Maple tree in the mountains
Long Reads

Need a September reset? Try the Danish concept of “pyt”

Take a deep cleansing breath and press the ‘pyt’ button.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Lauren Geall
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Everything you need to know about practising gratitude, according to an expert

The practise has been proven to boost mood, help mental health and improve sleep.

A woman smiling
Life

In need of a pick-me-up? Here’s 5 easy ways to boost your mood this weekend

Because we all have those days.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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