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    Kiwi designer Emilia Wickstead showcases Kiwi trailblazers in new collection

    Kiwi designer Emilia Wickstead showcases Kiwi trailblazers in new collection


    New Zealand-born fashion designer Emilia Wickstead is shining a light on some of New Zealand's most inspirational women, enlisting a variety of trailblazing Kiwi women to model her latest collection in British Vogue. From...

    New Zealand-born fashion designer Emilia Wickstead is shining a light on some of New Zealand's most inspirational women, enlisting a variety of trailblazing Kiwi women to model her latest collection in British Vogue. From Olympic...
    Francesca Rudkin: 'Snowflake' Gen Z deserves more respect

    Francesca Rudkin: 'Snowflake' Gen Z deserves more respect


    COMMENT: Apparently if you have a child born into Generation Z – that is a kid born between 1995 and 2010 - you should be worried about the kind of young man or woman they'll become.That's according to esteemed psychologist...

    COMMENT: Apparently if you have a child born into Generation Z – that is a kid born between 1995 and 2010 - you should be worried about the kind of young man or woman they'll become.That's according to esteemed psychologist at...
    Victoria Beckham sparks debate on pampering kids too early

    Victoria Beckham sparks debate on pampering kids too early


    A mother-daughter spa day between Victoria Beckham and her seven-year-old daughter Harper has ignited a furious debate around the need to shield young girls from the beauty industry for as long as possible.The 45-year-old...

    A mother-daughter spa day between Victoria Beckham and her seven-year-old daughter Harper has ignited a furious debate around the need to shield young girls from the beauty industry for as long as possible.The 45-year-old fashion...
    Skipping breakfast and eating late could wreak havoc on your health

    Skipping breakfast and eating late could wreak havoc on your health


    Skipping breakfast and eating a late dinner could wreak havoc on your health, research suggests.Scientists found people who frequently missed their morning meal and regularly ate dinner less than two hours before going to bed...

    Skipping breakfast and eating a late dinner could wreak havoc on your health, research suggests.Scientists found people who frequently missed their morning meal and regularly ate dinner less than two hours before going to bed were...
    Will Baby Sussex share a birthday with Prince Louis?

    Will Baby Sussex share a birthday with Prince Louis?


    As the world continues to wait for news on the birth of Prince Harry's first child, bookies are picking Tuesday as the day Babu Sussex will enter the world. Which would see the newest royal share birthday honours with its...

    As the world continues to wait for news on the birth of Prince Harry's first child, bookies are picking Tuesday as the day Babu Sussex will enter the world. Which would see the newest royal share birthday honours with its cousin...
    The violent side of supermodel Naomi Campbell

    The violent side of supermodel Naomi Campbell


    Supermodel Naomi Campbell recently celebrated 33 years in the fashion industry.Campbell is a runway queen with numerous convictions for assault in her past; it's the kind of narrative that earns a beauty her own kind of...

    Supermodel Naomi Campbell recently celebrated 33 years in the fashion industry.Campbell is a runway queen with numerous convictions for assault in her past; it's the kind of narrative that earns a beauty her own kind of mythology.This...
    Breakup apps are here to heal your broken heart

    Breakup apps are here to heal your broken heart


    My last breakup turned me in to a mess.For a solid week after my relationship ended, the only food I could stomach was cold black coffee and Nutella, which I ate straight from the jar using a spoon.I didn't shower. I barely...

    My last breakup turned me in to a mess.For a solid week after my relationship ended, the only food I could stomach was cold black coffee and Nutella, which I ate straight from the jar using a spoon.I didn't shower. I barely brushed...
    The bitter reality of living with postpartum depression

    The bitter reality of living with postpartum depression


    After Ann's daughter was born, the infant cried a lot because of acid reflux. "When she wouldn't stop, I got angry. I felt like a monster," said Ann, who requested that she be identified only by her middle name because of...

    After Ann's daughter was born, the infant cried a lot because of acid reflux. "When she wouldn't stop, I got angry. I felt like a monster," said Ann, who requested that she be identified only by her middle name because of privacy...
    What does your therapist really think of you? One doc bares it all in a new book

    What does your therapist really think of you? One doc bares it all in a new book


    Lori Gottlieb is a Beverly Hills therapist who wants to let you know that she's just like everyone else."Of all my credentials as a therapist, the most significant is that I am a card-carrying member of the human race," she...

    Lori Gottlieb is a Beverly Hills therapist who wants to let you know that she's just like everyone else."Of all my credentials as a therapist, the most significant is that I am a card-carrying member of the human race," she writes...
    A baby was born with nearly no skin. Doctors are fighting to keep him alive

    A baby was born with nearly no skin. Doctors are fighting to keep him alive


    It should have been one of the happiest moments of Priscilla Maldonado's life but, instead, the 25-year-old mother was terrified.It was New Year's Day and she had just delivered her newborn son, Ja'bari.She said she heard...

    It should have been one of the happiest moments of Priscilla Maldonado's life but, instead, the 25-year-old mother was terrified.It was New Year's Day and she had just delivered her newborn son, Ja'bari.She said she heard her...
    What did Jesus eat? And other historic diets

    What did Jesus eat? And other historic diets


    Another day another diet, it sometimes seems. But do we need to look for new ways to feed ourselves when there is so much evidence for what our forebears consumed? Many Kiwis will be tucking into their chocolate eggs this...

    Another day another diet, it sometimes seems. But do we need to look for new ways to feed ourselves when there is so much evidence for what our forebears consumed? Many Kiwis will be tucking into their chocolate eggs this weekend...
    Eva The Bulgarian: 'Giving back is the most important thing'

    Eva The Bulgarian: 'Giving back is the most important thing'


    Former TV star Eva The Bulgarian is on a mission for Mother's Day.The journalist turned skincare company founder is raising money for women and children affected by domestic violence.Through her start-up company, Rayna...

    Former TV star Eva The Bulgarian is on a mission for Mother's Day.The journalist turned skincare company founder is raising money for women and children affected by domestic violence.Through her start-up company, Rayna Skincare,...
    Kerre McIvor: I'm happy being average

    Kerre McIvor: I'm happy being average


    COMMENT: There's a scene in that old nineties film Notting Hill where a group of friends is comparing their sad lives, competing to be the most miserable. Anna, played by Julia Roberts in her glorious prime, wants to make...

    COMMENT: There's a scene in that old nineties film Notting Hill where a group of friends is comparing their sad lives, competing to be the most miserable. Anna, played by Julia Roberts in her glorious prime, wants to make her...
    Niki Bezzant: Kids know best

    Niki Bezzant: Kids know best


    COMMENT: What would you do if you were in charge of the country for a day? Free ice cream for everyone? No more taxes? Ban Lime scooters?Most of us would probably, if we had that magic wand to wave, try and do good with it....

    COMMENT: What would you do if you were in charge of the country for a day? Free ice cream for everyone? No more taxes? Ban Lime scooters?Most of us would probably, if we had that magic wand to wave, try and do good with it. It...
    Finks bikie Troy Fornaciari wants his face tattoos removed

    Finks bikie Troy Fornaciari wants his face tattoos removed


    A violent, high-ranking bikie appears to have regrets about covering his manicured face and eyelids in ink. A notorious Finks bikie has told a court his famously distinctive face tattoos are "embarrassing" and he wants the ink...

    A violent, high-ranking bikie appears to have regrets about covering his manicured face and eyelids in ink. A notorious Finks bikie has told a court his famously distinctive face tattoos are "embarrassing" and he wants the ink removed.Troy...
    Couple expecting first baby request free paleo meals, therapy from neighbours

    Couple expecting first baby request free paleo meals, therapy from neighbours


    A couple expecting their first child are being ridiculed on social media after their request for free paleo meals surfaced online. Philadelphia couple Jim and Alex Burns used crowdsourcing page Meal Train to request...

    A couple expecting their first child are being ridiculed on social media after their request for free paleo meals surfaced online. Philadelphia couple Jim and Alex Burns used crowdsourcing page Meal Train to request high-maintenance,...
    What happens when you hate your dog?

    What happens when you hate your dog?


    Emma Reed had always dreamed of owning a puppy - but he turned into a nightmare for the family. It was when I shut the door as he was led away that I crumpled. I had felt sick all morning and was trying to be strong for my...

    Emma Reed had always dreamed of owning a puppy - but he turned into a nightmare for the family. It was when I shut the door as he was led away that I crumpled. I had felt sick all morning and was trying to be strong for my three...
    Stalker accused of sending 159,000 texts says her jail time is 'ridiculous'

    Stalker accused of sending 159,000 texts says her jail time is 'ridiculous'


    A woman from Arizona who reportedly sent a whopping 159,000 text messages to a man after they went on a single date still believes that the jury she's facing will find her innocent.Back in March, Jacqueline Ades was deemed...

    A woman from Arizona who reportedly sent a whopping 159,000 text messages to a man after they went on a single date still believes that the jury she's facing will find her innocent.Back in March, Jacqueline Ades was deemed mentally...
    'They are so sheltered': Why Generation Z are so soft

    'They are so sheltered': Why Generation Z are so soft


    Jonathan Haidt is terribly worried and he believes you should be too, especially if you have a child born between 1995 and 2010. Never before, he says, have we encountered a group like Generation Z, who feel "unsafe" if you...

    Jonathan Haidt is terribly worried and he believes you should be too, especially if you have a child born between 1995 and 2010. Never before, he says, have we encountered a group like Generation Z, who feel "unsafe" if you disagree...
    Why is it so hard to make friends after 40?

    Why is it so hard to make friends after 40?


    They met at a wedding, bonding over too many whiskey sours and a dislike of the venue, where the smell of burnt milk and hairspray hung in the air like bunting. It was an aroma that kickstarted their friendship. "We were...

    They met at a wedding, bonding over too many whiskey sours and a dislike of the venue, where the smell of burnt milk and hairspray hung in the air like bunting. It was an aroma that kickstarted their friendship. "We were gagging...