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Marian Keyes
People

Marian Keyes on why she “failed her 20s” is a hard but essential listen about addiction

She chatted with Elizabeth Day, and the internet is massively relating.

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Hollie Richardson
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career-development
Long Reads

Careers advice from women who are absolutely smashing it right now

AOC, Oprah Winfrey and Michelle Obama.

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Christobel Hastings
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People

Oprah just shared the amazing life advice she received from Maya Angelou

And it is as inspiring as you would expect.

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Jessica Rapana
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Fearne Cotton and Nadiya Hussain.
Life

Nadiya Hussain and Fearne Cotton get real about the “quiet inner voice” phenomenon

This is so relatable.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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Lizzo hits the nail on the head about the fear we’re all feeling right now

And she gave the best advice for combatting it.

How to really live in the moment, by someone with terminal cancer: Sarah Lloyd with her husband, Billy, and their son, James
Long Reads

What living ‘in the moment’ really means, by someone with incurable cancer

“I allow myself to experience the sadness and have a good cry. I’ll carry it to bed and, thankfully, it lifts by morning.”

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Amy Swales
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Long Reads

“I tried slow living in a remote Welsh cottage, and this is what I learned”

Could ditching your television, smartphone and electric kettle be the best way to disconnect from the stresses of urban life?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

How to cope with difficult relatives this Christmas without falling out

Sidestep the feuds this festive season with these expert negotiation tips.

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Anna Brech
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New Year's resolutions
Life

These are the 2 pressures we feel most when planning the year ahead

And we totally relate.

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Hollie Richardson
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How to calm nerves before a job interview
Careers

How to calm nerves before a job interview? This is the tip advised by 4 experts

And it's easier than you might think.

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Hollie Richardson
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Best to-do list apps
Life

These to-do list apps will revolutionise the way you organise your life

We’ve collated six of the best.

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Anna Brech
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Hollie Richardson
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Jonathan Van Ness’ advice on how to beat bullies is positively sparkling

More wise words from the Queer Eye star.

Jameela Jamil
Life

Jameela Jamil gets real about living with her rare EDS diagnosis

She asked people to share their own experiences.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

QUIZ: How healthy is your relationship with your finances?

Money on your mind?

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Kamala Harris
People

Kamala Harris confronted her harshest critic, now he’s her biggest fan

The California senator came under fire from rap legend Luther Campbell. Her response was beyond brilliant.

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Christobel Hastings
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People

Ruth Bader Ginsburg shared her marriage advice with J-Lo, and it was truly hilarious

Make way for the J-Lo of Jurisprudence.

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Christobel Hastings
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Books

Jane Austen’s best quotes: words of wisdom to live by

Life advice from the literary great

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Anna Brech
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Angelina Jolie
People

Angelina Jolie shares a lesson in emotional resilience

The actor says "just like everyone", she struggles to feel strong

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Anna Brech
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Megan Murray
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Ikigai is the Japanese lifestyle philosophy to achieve happiness

We spoke to an expert about how it can help you feel more balanced and how to practice it.

Life

This 100-year-old basketball-loving nun has the secret to a long and happy life

Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt has spoken.

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Christobel Hastings
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