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Small changes BIG WINS!

 Small changes BIG WINS! Tiny tweaks are all it takes to make healthier lifestyle habits that you really can keep up, discovers Christabel Smith Whether we want to lose weight, reduce stress or find more time away from technology, it’s tempting to set unrealistic goals. We can’t run the London Marathon when we’ve never jogged further than the front gate,…

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My Parents Bought My Dream Body

My Parents Bought My Dream Body She’d lost 8st, but Lauren Eggison, 34, took drastic action to finish the job. Standing in front of the changing- room mirror, zipping up a pair of size 12 slim-fitting jeans, I should have been marvelling at just how far I had come. It’d been a dream to get to this size, and I’d…

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HEALTHY(ISH!)

HEALTHY(ISH!) It may not be sexy, but the fibre is the superfood most of us are missing While the trendy world of health focuses on adaptogens and the benefits of CBD oil, Harley Street dietitian Rachel Clarkson says if she could choose a superfood, hers would be fibre. Fibre? Isn’t that just something our grandparents were obsessed with? Being ‘regular’?…

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HOW TO SNACK WELL

HOW TO SNACK WELL The biscuit that’s made for dunkin’ – and is perfect pre-breakfast Each week we celebrate the love of a good snack, with genius ideas for eating for pure pleasure – either solo or with friends… AS A FOOD professional, one of my key areas of interest is the space in which baked goods and breakfast intersect.…

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Economic Beauty Products

Economic Beauty Products As we become more conscious of the environmental impact of our bathroom cabinet, we seek out the brands and products to shop now… SUST SUST only stocks brands that can sign a document confirming all ingredients are sustainably and responsibly sourced and non-toxic to people and the environment. Any plastic bottles must be recyclable. Products are shipped…

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To Have And To Hold On To

To Have And To Hold On To The new bridalwear is no longer just for one day. Instead, designers are banking on cool, contemporary pieces that will live in your wardrobe happily ever after At the end of last year, Pinterest – the modern bride’s best friend – announced that online searches for ‘low-waste weddings’ had increased by an impressive…

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What, This Old Thing? Repeat-Wear Tips

What, This Old Thing? Repeat-Wear Tips THE PIECE: VINYL TROUSERS The influencer, and repeat-wear expert, reveals how her wipe-clean trousers have become a wardrobe staple If you are one of the people in my life who raised an eyebrow when I bought these pretty-out-there PVC pants and warned me that I would never wear them, consider this a very public,…

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Why We Should All Be Dressing Danishly

Why We Should All Be Dressing Danishly   WHAT DO YOU thinkthe’20saregonna be like?’ That was the question posed by Ganni ahead of its A/W ’20 show in Copenhagen last week. But at the start of a new decade, against a background of political, social and environmental tumult, Ganni is by no means the only one asking what the 2020s…

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