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Life

Why 2021 is the year to embrace the joy of being average

It might be worth focusing on contentment and recovery next year, and accepting the beauty in mediocrity.

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Eleanor Ross
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Life

How to process sadness in a healthy way, according to a psychologist

And why it's ok to feel it from Bryony Gordon

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Life

How to productively learn from all the wild things that have happened this year

Not sure what you learnt in 2020? Try asking yourself these 5 questions.

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Lauren Geall
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Illustration of woman's leg chained to heart inside a bear trap
Life

4 clear signs that you’re in a relationship with the wrong person

Have you got a nagging feeling in the pit of your stomach?

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Nell Frizzell
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5 ways we can all be more inclusive, according to an expert

Positive change means being proactive

Life

5 practical ways to turn around a tough experience, according to an expert

Life getting you down? Here are some ways to get back on your feet.

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Tina Turner
People

Tina Turner just shared her tried-and-tested tip for dealing with comparison culture

She talked about “polishing your life’s mirror”.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Sisters, here are 18 life lessons we learned from Hocus Pocus

This Halloween classic is packed to the cauldron-brim with strong female characters, subversive feminism and #girlpower life lessons.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Feeling flat
Opinion

Feeling emotionally flat? Don’t worry, you’re not alone

Life coach Leanne Evans gives us her top tips

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Felicity Thistlethwaite
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Life

Gilmore Girls turns 20: all the lessons we learned from the ultimate feelgood show

From relationships, to feminism, and beyond.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

From feminism to BDSM: life lessons Morticia Addams taught us

We learned a lot from the Addams Family matriarch...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Rihanna just reminded us to be less humble, be more RiRi

We need to go out into the world and crank up the volume as loud as we possibly can – just like Rihanna does.

Coronavirus lockdown: 7 things I really hope we remember when this is all over
Mental Health

7 vital life lessons we learned during our 100 days of lockdown

The coronavirus lockdown has taught us some invaluable life lessons, including how much we have, how little we need, and the value of human contact.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Billie Bhatia
Fashion

“There’s power in how we dress now”

Billie Bhatia reminds us there is joy to be found in getting dressed.

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Billie Bhatia
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Billie Bhatia
People

“Thank you to the nurses who saved my life”

Billie Bhatia thanks the NHS for saving her life and everyone else's.

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Billie Bhatia
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Vera Lynn is the expert on lifting spirits
Life

Vera Lynn urges us to carry on together during coronavirus disease

The Forces' Sweetheart knows a thing or to about hard times so we should take note of her life advice on her 103rd birthday.

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Heloise Wood
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Long Reads

12 genuinely useful pieces of advice that might just change your life

Wise words to inspire you to move on to bigger and better things.

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Christobel Hastings
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People

What Sex Education’s Emma Mackey wishes she could tell her younger self

The coolest girl in school has something to say.

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Megan Murray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Lauren Graham – aka Lorelai Gilmore – on finding love with her co-star

The Gilmore Girls actor, who walked the red carpet with her partner, says it was their love of reading that brought them together.

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Quotes

The greatest ever Winnie the Pooh quotes for all moments in life

“Weeds are flowers, too, once you get to know them.”

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Sejal Kapadia Pocha
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