Life & Travel

  • October 23, 2015

    The cancer charities you should know about: Part 3

    In the third part of our series on cancer charities you should know more about, we look at Mummy’s Star. It’s hard work becoming a mother – the sleepless nights, the worries, the changes in your body – and fighting cancer is even harder, requiring every bit of strength you, and those around you, have. So […]

  • October 20, 2015

    Why comparing yourself is a waste of time (and what to do instead)

    It’s no secret that a lot of the time we spend online is spent looking at what other people are doing. And the majority of us have gone one step further, too. Hands up if you’ve ever trawled the internet worrying about how you compare to one or all of the following: People you went […]

  • October 15, 2015

    The cancer charities you should know about: Part 2

    In the second part of our series casting light on the cancer charities and organisations you’ve probably never heard of, we sit down with Modern Communications, the people behind #BeautyAndTheBreast, a new campaign encouraging all women to get into the routine of checking their breasts for signs of breast cancer. This campaign also targets young ethnic minority women between […]

  • October 12, 2015

    Does the quarter-life crisis really exist?

    The quarter-life crisis: it’s been the topic of many columns as well as conversations over Friday night cocktails, but is it all hype or does it really exist? We put two writers head-to-head… Yes it does! Today I got an email from a friend where, in response to asking how she was, she said: ‘yeah […]

  • October 8, 2015

    In my handbag: Claire Young

    From the messy to the tech-filled, from the child-friendly to the super smart, we’re taking a look into the handbags of our favourite successful women. This week it’s Girls Talk London contributor and speaker, Claire Young’s toy-carrying designer tote…   My handbag is… a Louis Vuitton Tote   Inside you’ll find… I always carry a notepad for ideas and […]

  • October 5, 2015

    The cancer charities you should know about: Part 1

    It’s October, which means the focus is, rightly so, on Breast Cancer awareness, but every week this month we’re looking at the lesser-known charities that are there to help you after a cancer diagnosis. Everyone’s heard of the great work of MacMillan, Cancer Research UK and Marie Curie, but what about Willow Foundation, Nicola Jane and […]