5 habits of health weirdos


Anything in excess - from booze to burpees, from protein to pull-ups - can be unhealthy.

A gym-free workout Pills and surgery vs diet and exercise Skip the gym, head outdoors

I've had my naked photos stolen

katie "Can I take a photo of you?" he asked, out of the blue. "Sure," I said, after a moment of thought.

The rise in reproductive issues

Fertility Are the very things we use to make us more feminine actually taking our femininity away?

Let's talk about sex

Sex Sex is something that's difficult to ignore. You'd think we'd all be comfortable with it, but often the opposite is true.

Are you lean or green?

Plants Show your office plants some love, because chances are they're making you happier and better at your job.

The accidental wedding band

proposal A high school concert band was part of a heart-thumping marriage proposal at 35,000 feet.

Tinder: all swipe and no action?

Feeling defeated by the lack of talent in your Tinder dating pool? Maybe it's time to call in the experts...

Dating the common man

In bed with a married couple

Tasty vegetable chowder

Soup This hearty soup is bursting with spring flavours and helps you along rather nicely with your five a day.

Iceberg lettuce: who needs it?

Lettuces have come a long way since the 1950s, when it was iceberg, iceberg and iceberg.

Oliver causes kitchen boil over

Spritzy, succulent Sangria

Fancy a burger, or 27?

A pair of enthusiastic foodies have eaten their way around Wellington On a Plate's burger menu.

Gluten-free beauty... say what?

Beauty There may be more to a gluten-free lifestyle than just cutting bread out of your diet.

Will back hair ever be sexy?

Society has embraced beards and chest hair, but why is getting rid of back hair still seen as a manscaping must?

Charlize talks beauty standards

Rosie spills her beauty secrets

Beauty queen 'dethroned'

She was her country's first 'beauty queen' in over 50 years, until she absconded with her crown.

Daily street style: Sept '14

Street style Check out your daily dose of real Kiwi fashion, courtesy of our street style snappers.

Hobbled model left in moonboot

Helena Mitchell started Fashion Week well-heeled - and finished it in a moon boot.

Kim's torturous 'waist trainer'

City sisters launch design label

Obama's suit does the talking

When Barack Obama fronted the press today, it was his outfit - not words - that really got people talking.

Shining a light on child obesity

strap With most parents unable to tell if a child is overweight, should anyone else be raising the issue?

Should #thinspo be a crime?

An Italian bill that could result in hefty fines for pro-anorexia websites has set a new benchmark.

Hay fever as bad as heart disease - GP

Doctor's app targets salt

Gaga inspires fan to come out

Lady Gaga Just a few weeks ago, Beau Lamarre's family did not know he was gay.

My adoption story

Were you adopted or have you adopted a child or children?

Two words I hated hearing...

How she schooled a sexist troll

6 tips to add value to your home

strap Even if selling isn't in your immediate plans, it's a good idea to keep value in mind when renovating.

Auckland house prices slip

The election is one reason for a slight dip in Auckland property prices, Barfoot & Thompson says.

10 home hacks for broke folk

Kiwi house prices really bite

House of the week: Chch

There was a time when Alfred Dell'Ario was a stark minimalist, but he is now no longer that person.

Stop snoozing, start running

Aaron Chai got into running after being branded very unfit, and is now a marathon machine.

Dame Helen Mirren's 12 minute exercise plan

What's Dame Helen Mirren's elixir of youth? A now-obsolete Canadian military fitness plan.

Couch potato to running bean

Fuel for moving your feet

Toning those 'hard to slim' areas

'Spot reduction' doesn't exist, but these holistic, whole body movements will help tone those tricky areas.

Angelina's unique wedding dress

Angelina Brangelina's kids all had a hand in designing her classic-with-a-twist Versace wedding dress.

Your wedding DIY

We're looking for crafty brides and grooms who have made big or little parts of their weddings themselves.

Timing of nuptials no accident

Introducing Susie & Ilya

Groom fakes own death

Pre-wedding jitters are totally normal, but one soon-to-be-groom took the whole thing a bit too far.

Is it better than The Block?

strap Interior design students from Sydney complete a renovation that makes 'The Block' look like child's play.

Good times roll at Logan Brown

New Orleans and the Mardi Gras come to Logan Brown in Wellington for two Saturdays.

Strong, determined, awesome

Piggy in the middle of town

The week in celeb Instagrams

instagram GOT vs Downton, white Snoop, Robyn Lawley's extreme thighs and much, much more.

Best & worst dressed: Emmys

It's more fun than the Oscars, more glam than the VMAs - all the looks from the biggest night in TV.

The week in celeb Insta snaps

The week in celeb Insta snaps

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