What not to buy for Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day to all the mums out there.

10 min ago  Don't believe the hype - there are gifts that no mum wants this Mother's Day (and ones they do).

Breastfeeding stir in church

US mum Annie Peguero and her 19-month-old daughter, Autumn, at their home in Dumfries, Virginia. Peguero was banned from ...

3:00 PM  "Why should she have to choose between feeding her child and being able to pray?"

'Homeless' billionaire's home gallery

Billionaire investor and philanthropist Nicolas Berggruen has spent nearly 20 years living a nomadic existence in 5-star ...

2 min ago  After 16 years of living out of hotels, Nicolas Berggruen has bought one of Hollywood's legendary estates.

Biggest mistake parents make

Children need discipline and lots of it, right? Perhaps not.

1:40 PM  Children need discipline and lots of it, right? Wrong. An expert nanny reveals what you may be doing wrong.

Fashion tips from a celeb stylist

Celeb stylist Elizabeth Saltzman with client Gwyneth Paltrow.

2:57 PM  Meet the A-list stylist Gwyneth Paltrow and Uma Thurman rely on for their red carpet outfits.

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love & sex

Heartbroken? Go travelling

Travel is, after all, not so much about getting away from it all as it is about getting away from just one or two people.

Been dumped? Put down the chocolate and the booze and travel your way out of heartache.

When your date is an ex model

Rachael is still trying to find Mr Right with her 33 dates project. And it's bringing her down.

It's official: Elon & Amber video

Do 'marriage sabbaticals' work?

food & wine

Fairy bread's healthy alternative video

Aussie food stylist Adeline Waugh shares mermaid toast with her following.

2:50 PM  'If someone can feel happy to look at a pretty piece of toast, then why not?'

How to cook like an adult

Still living on cheese toasties? Maybe it's time to lift your game. Here are 6 dishes to get you started.

A few nuggets in, and the pile before them seems undiminished.

Max Key's nugget challenge video

He teamed up with competitive eater Nela Zisser to eat 500 chicken nuggets but it didn't go so well.

beauty

Gwyneth plans Goop pop-up

MADRID, SPAIN - OCTOBER 26:  Gwyneth Paltrow attends ELLE Magazine 30th anniversary party at Circulo de Bellas Artes ...

The new Goop fragrance will get its own psychic-themed pop-up shop in New York - for one day only.

My Sunday routine: Lucy Vincent

 Quiet rituals, winter walks, great food and a relaxing soak in the bath make for a relaxed end to the week for this skincare entrepreneur..

Nina Gordon is the founder of Flash Jewellery.

In my beauty bag: Nina Gordon

This clever jewelrey designer is picky about her skincare and loves unique fragrance.

fashion

Fashion tips from a celeb stylist

Celeb stylist Elizabeth Saltzman with client Gwyneth Paltrow.

2:57 PM  Meet the A-list stylist Gwyneth Paltrow and Uma Thurman rely on for their red carpet outfits.

Kiwi model in Selena Gomez video

Georgia Fowler has been a Victoria's Secret angel, but now she's just landed another major coup.

Denise L'Estrange, ambassador for the IHC Art Awards, and two4nine participant Joanna Lynskey with her triptych ...

A life in blue

2:57 PM  Renowned fashion designer Denise L'Estrange-Corbet has her own personal weather.

well & good

The right way to do a urine test

Your GP usually performs a quick dipstick test, where the colour of the test paper changes according to what the urine ...

2:15 PM  Doctors can learn a lot about your health from your urine sample - but only if you do the test right.

Husband: The truth about IVF

2:59 PM  "We're not able to do this as a couple. A whole band of scientists has to come along and join the party."

Climate change affects fitness

Can you cure body odour?

life

Why mothers make perfect spys

Secrets of the nation: they're everywhere.

I don't know if as a mother I seem harmless, but the number of classified conversations people have within my earshot is baffling.

On being 'ethnically ambiguous'

Skin colour is a complex thing. It shapes, often, the world's reaction to you, your own perspective of yourself, even ...

Forget 21 - adulthood starts here

Household chore I refuse to do

home & property

What not to buy for Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day to all the mums out there.

13 min ago  Don't believe the hype - there are gifts that no mum wants this Mother's Day (and ones they do).

From courthouse to slick loft gallery

No judge would recognise this brand new loft penthouse for sale in the historic Magistrates Court in Auckland.

The house is situated just above Sunset Boulevard, on a section of Delfern Drive known as Billionaires Row.

'Homeless' billionaire's estate gallery

0 min ago  After 16 years of living out of hotels, Nicolas Berggruen has bought a $65m Hollywood estate.

luxury

The $166K diamond-studded car key video

The $166,000 diamond-encrusted Senturion bracelet that is also a car-key.

Have you ever wondered how billionaires unlock their cars?

Mona Lisa on a LV bag video

Louis Vuitton's collab with artist Jeff Koons means you can now get the Mona Lisa on a handbag.

La Compagnie business class.

The all-business-class airline

It's a boutique airline with just 74 seats. And it's cheaper than other airlines' premium economy seats.

weddings

Tropical joy for same-sex couple

Tracey Strachan and Ali McWatters were left stressed out after winning a dream wedding in the Cook Islands, where ...

Same-sex marriage is illegal in the Cook Islands, but they'll be getting hitched at the beach after all.

Why MAFS is so wrong

OPINION: I had to watch the whole of Married at First Sight. I now hate it. Here's why.

Taranaki couple Jarred Wallace and wife Samantha get married on the Bertrand Road Bridge, near Waitara.

Stopping traffic to tie the knot

Taranaki couple go to great lengths to tie the knot at the foot of the historic Bertrand Road Bridge.

Video

Fairy bread's healthy alternative

'If someone can feel happy to look at a pretty piece of toast, then why not?'

Parenting

Breastfeeding causes stir in church

US mum Annie Peguero and her 19-month-old daughter, Autumn, at their home in Dumfries, Virginia. Peguero was banned from ...

3:00 PM  "Why should she have to choose between feeding her child and being able to pray?"

Prem lamb in plastic 'womb' video

An artificial womb has been created for lambs, and could one day be used for human foetuses.

Children need discipline and lots of it, right? Perhaps not.

Biggest mistake parents make

1:40 PM  Children need discipline and lots of it, right? Wrong. An expert nanny reveals what you may be doing wrong.

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A salute to the cats of war

Gentleness amid the horror of war: the ship's cat of HMAS Encounter looks down the barrel.

Wherever fighting men are, cats are never far away.

Furry Friday: Life changers

Frank's ears and hopes are up - surely it's time for a walk?

Every one of these dogs is changing someone's life. Because that's what dogs do.

Furry Friday: Look at me

You don't need that boring sunset. Charlie has a noble profile to show you.

Cats tend to get in the way of scenery. Often, they seem to want to outshine it.

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