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A Radiant Light From Across the Pond

Wyatt O'Brian Evans | Posted 06.21.2014 | Gay Voices
Wyatt O'Brian Evans

I interviewed Babsi for two main reasons: One, I'm into alternative music. But most importantly, the artist -- who's straight -- is a committed ally and friend to/of the LGBT community.

Age UK: Embrace Aging and Seize the Day

Chuck Nyren | Posted 05.22.2014 | Fifty
Chuck Nyren

ddly enough, Roger McGough and yours truly have something in common.

Sexiness and Fashion Have Nothing to Do With Age -- Here's Proof

Tamara Star | Posted 01.26.2014 | Women
Tamara Star

Think aging means fading into a wisp of pastel and sitting in an old folk's home? Think again. Six vibrant women over 80 show that sexy, radiant and fabulous have nothing to do with age -- or Botox.

Exhibition: I Dreamt in the City

Lydia Hughes | Posted 10.29.2013 | Arts
Lydia Hughes

A reach out to anyone who has lived through the solitude a concrete jungle deals its city-makers, artist Francisco Centofanti materializes the relentless sense of loneliness felt within a cityscape, when one might not necessarily be physically alone.

LOOK: Why This Couple Spent Two Years Kissing All Over Britain

The Huffington Post | Erin Migdol | Posted 07.08.2013 | Weddings

One British couple found a romantic way to enjoy a little PDA and honor Britain's iconic seaside piers -- by kissing on every single one. Hazel Pre...

HOW Many Single Women Have Started Planning Their Weddings?!

Posted 06.27.2013 | Weddings

Just because a woman is single, that doesn't mean she hasn't started planning her wedding! According to a survey of 2,000 single British women rele...

Turning The Tide On Workplace Drinking

Lauren Booker | Posted 07.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lauren Booker

Alcohol Concern's recent survey of MPs revealed that a quarter of them believe there is an unhealthy drinking culture in parliament. Not surprising, really. Nothing wrong with that, of course, but many of us don't realise that relatively low levels of consumption can have a significant impact on health and wellbeing.

LOOK: This Gorgeous Mural Served A Romantic Purpose

Posted 02.28.2013 | Weddings

Thanks to a smitten graffiti enthusiast, the East London street art scene just got a little more romantic. Phillip Burton proposed to his girlfrien...

No More Fascinators?!

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2012 | Style

Ascot Racecourse today announced a new dress code for the Royal Meeting, which is held between 19 to 23 June. The new guidance was issued today aft...

Healthy Pregnancies Aren't Just Down To Mums

Dr. Dawn Harper | Posted 07.29.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Dawn Harper

This isn't the government telling people what to do, and it certainly isn't the government telling mums they're on their own in bringing up a baby. This is about supporting them through every step of the way and being the one-stop-shop for useful suggestions on how to give their baby the best start possible.

Six-Legged Baby Has Four Limbs Amputated In Pakistan (PHOTOS)

Posted 04.20.2012 | Good News

Surgeons at the National Institute of Health in Karachi, Pakistan have announced they successfully separated four extra limbs from Umar Farooq, a week...

The Black Beach: Probably The Most Amazing Location In The World

Heimir Jónasson | Posted 05.22.2012 | Home
Heimir Jónasson

Garðar, the youngest member of the Icelandic culinary national team and chef at one of Reykjavik's best fish restaurants, Fiskifélagið, is our chef today. He has decided not to take the easy option in cooking tonight's dinner. He starts building a stone grill on the beach to prepare a common ling, a fish that Icelanders don't usually cook.

English Football And Icelandic Blood Sausage

Heimir Jónasson | Posted 05.15.2012 | Home
Heimir Jónasson

A new day is upon us. We had a great time at Seljalandsfoss yesterday and now we are visiting Núpur; a real Icelandic farm under the Eyjaföll mountains. When we arrived we were greeted by Berglind Hilmarsdóttir. Berglind is also my wife's name so it was great hearing that- a good start!

A Beautiful Sign

Deborah C Dooley | Posted 02.29.2012 | Home
Deborah C Dooley

We need signs. They are all around us. But signwriting is a dying trade. There are only a few traditional signwriters left in the UK and few seem keen to take their place. The idea, held by some, that this is a skill which should be reserved for barges and funfairs is ridiculous, and ignores the fact that beautifully crafted signs can only be a positive thing for any business.

Why I'm Growing A Mo This November

Mat Morrisroe | Posted 01.04.2012 | UK
Mat Morrisroe

One of the biggest cancers affecting men had never even entered my consciousness until a couple of Christmasses ago when I got a phone call telling me my dad was going for tests, which ended up with me going with him for his first treatment on that Christmas eve.