Attachment parenting: the best style to raise a child- or maternal masochism?

Its the fashionable approach to parenting in the west, with an emphasis on baby-wearing, co-sleeping and long-term breastfeeding. But does it make for happier, better children? In a family home in picture-pretty Oxfordshire, four men and seven toddlers are, respectively, drinking tea and causing chaos. The children, aged between 13 months and four years, are […]

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How to stay fit forever: 25 tips to keep moving when life get in the way

Can you carry on exercising when your motivation slip-ups, the weather gets worse or your schedule becomes overwhelming? Experts and Guardian readers give their best advice When it comes to exercise, we think about how to “get” fit. But often, start now is not the problem.” The big problem is maintaining it ,” says Falko […]

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‘World’s best chef’ Benoit Violier found dead

Chef who operated the the acclaimed Swiss Restaurant de lHotel de Ville in Crissier has died in an apparent suicide French-Swiss chef Benoit Violier, whose Swiss restaurant was named the best in the world in December, has been found dead at his home in an apparent suicide. Violier, 44, ran the Restaurant de lHotel de […]

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Cyclist set to finish record-breaking ‘around the world in 80 days’ cycle a day early

British athlete Mark Beaumont is expected to complete his world tour on Monday after 79 days in the saddle, smashing the previous record of 123 days Endurance cyclist Mark Beaumont is expected to arrive in Paris on Monday 18 September, 79 days after defining off on his attempt to cycle around the world in 80 […]

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Fit in my 40 s:’ If you breathe properly, it will improve scalp, sleep, digestion, mood’

First, you must concentrate Esther Nagle is teaching me to breathe by Skype. If you breathe properly, filling your lungs from the belly to the throat, it will improve everything: skin, sleep, digestion, even impending Christmas stress. First, you must concentrate.” It’s not meditation- that has a precise meaning. We call it quiet sitting .” […]

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20 of Europe’s best new hotels and hostels for 2018

Fancy staying in a converted convent or an old post office thats been given a new postage of style? We pick new places across Europe, from affordable dorms to sea view suites 20 of Europe’s best new hotels and hostels for 2018 Hotels 20 of Europe’s best new hotels and hostels for 2018 Fancy staying […]

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Off-White keeps it business casual at Paris fashion week

While mens fashion was rocked by a big-name deviation at Louis Vuitton, Virgil Abloh stayed cool Paris fashion week Off-White keeps it business casual at Paris fashion week While men’s fashion was rocked by a big-name deviation at Louis Vuitton, Virgil Abloh stayed cool Morwenna Ferrier in Paris Wed 17 Jan 2018 12. 37 EST […]

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