Khloe Kardashian reveals her slimdown secrets after an incredible transformation

KHLOE Kardashian is the most papped celebrity gym go-er in Hollywood, leaving us to wonder what goes on when she’s sweating it out … apart from selfies. The reality star is looking happier and healthier than ever and she credits her slimdown to a gruelling workout schedule. And she wants to share what she’s learnt. The youngest Kardashian sister is … Read More

Abercrombie & Fitch ending sexualised marketing in stores and on merchandise

AMBERCROMBIE & Fitch’s trademark hotties are going the way of the dinosaur, as the retailer announced the brand will discontinue the use of “sexualised marketing” at all of its locations by the end of July. The New York Post reports that shirtless men will no longer greet you at the door of Abercrombie & Fitch. The retailer said it would … Read More

‘I know people will be shocked by Belle Gibson’s story, but I’m angry’

I’M A cancer survivor. I was diagnosed with breast cancer at 37. I didn’t survive it by eating organically, drinking juices or hoping really, really hard. I survived by taking my doctor’s advice — my kind, compassionate, conventional, evidence-based doctor. With any cancer diagnosis comes treatment — whether it’s surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy or medication — and the realisation that there’s … Read More

New lunchbreak laser facial requires patients to sign a coroner’s release

JACQUELINE Caterina relishes her Monday morning routine. The 33-year-old brand director for a handbag company starts her week with a workout, a luxurious blow dry and a facial at the Skin Laundry spa. But the last stop is no innocent indulgence. After lounging in the tranquil white waiting room in New York’s Flatiron District, an attendant presents her with an … Read More

The dress that gave me my mojo back

I recently finished reporting on Wilmington native Emily Spivack’s new book, “Worn Stories.” Spivack, who now lives in New York City, assembled an anthology of 67 back stories of well-loved clothing. She gathered entries from celebrities like actor and director Greta Gerwig, fashion designer Cynthia Rowley and Piper Kerman (of “Orange is the New Black” fame). She also included three … Read More

Lunch at Amici’s with a nice Italian girl

When having lunch with a nice Italian girl from Jersey, it’s good to remember she’s going to be picky – very picky – about her Italian food. “When you look at the menu and you see certain things that are part of Italian culture, you say, OK, this guy is authentic,” said Rita Moreno of Suntree. “It’s hard to find … Read More

Running for his Life: One Man’s Steps to a Healthier Future

Jacob Walker is living proof that a healthy lifestyle – and mindset – can aid the journey back from the brink of ill health. Here, he talks to Emma Bangay. Less than eight months after being struck down by a brain tumour, Jacob Walker ran – and finished – the New York Marathon. Today, he is turning his personal account … Read More

The Best DIY Green Cleaners for Your Home

They say cleanliness is next to Godliness, but is our extensive use of cleaning products doing us more harm than good? Here is our list of the best DIY green cleaners for your home. Since the 50s, we’ve been using all sorts of potions and concoctions to clean our kitchens and bathrooms. And while they may promise to obliterate every … Read More

How to Improve Sandy Soil

Sand on the beach is great, but when it comes to gardening it brings its own problems. Charlie Albone shows you how, with a little bit of TLC, your sandy soil will deliver results and leave your plants and trees to thrive. Soils are classified according to their particle size – gravel is the coarsest and clay the finest. On the … Read More

Would you pay for your dinner before you’ve eaten it?

Anyone who has ever made a reservation at a restaurant, then, for no good reason, failed to show up – it’s you we have to blame for the latest development in the restaurant world. The ticketing system Tock – where pay for your dinner when you book the table, in the same way that you pay upfront for a sporting … Read More