Millennial's moment of clarity

Millennial Alexis Bloomer goes on angry rant against disrespectful millennials.

1:27 PM  "We're just existing, we're not contributing anything to society," she says in generational rant.

'Should she use men's toilets?'

"If this was YOUR daughter, would you be comfortable sending her into a men's bathroom?"

Photographer shares image of transgender teen to protest controversial US "bathroom" laws.

Modern mums have 'lost plot'

Gwyneth Paltrow is a devotee of maternity nurse Rachel Waddilove's methods.

"We're building a generation of tin gods," says celebrity maternity nurse beloved by Gwyneth Paltrow.

Best & worst dressed celebs gallery

Elizabeth Olsen, Juana Acosta and Cate Blanchett all feature this week.

Elizabeth Olsen looks like a 30s-inspired angel, Michelle O works tonal separates, and one stylist lets a starlet down.

Reebok forgot about women

The Alien Stomper was said to be mis-categorised on Reebok's US website.

Reebok created the shoe worn by Sigourney Weaver in Alien... but only in men's sizes.

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love & sex

Who's her dad? His name was Rodney video

Kerryn-Leigh and her daughter who will soon turn 13.

Search heats up mystery dad, 13 years after his daughter was born, heats up for determined mum.

Why being cheated on isn't all bad

Women who lose their partner to a love rival will actually be more likely to find a better match next time, study finds.

Looking for my daughter's dad

'I was catfished on Tinder'

food & wine

Turn feijoas into wine: here's how

Homemade feijoa wine.

Are you at peak crumble and chutney? Here's a remarkably easy and different way to use up your bumper crop.

It's impossible to be a veggie video

It's strange to view food as "meat" and "not meat" – especially when plants eat animals, and vice versa.

Roast winter vegetable pasta with herb & lemon dressing & sourdough crumb.

Roast winter vegetable pasta

This medley of great flavours, colours and textures can be enjoyed as a veggie main course or a side dish.

beauty

$1788 for a highlighter?

The Prism highlighter is made by a small makeup business called BitterLaceBeauty.

When the internet freaks out over a makeup product, things get seriously expensive.

Why ginger people will age badly

People with red hair could look, on average, two years older than they actually are, genetic research finds.

It's not every day you see a chin change into an emoji.

Amazing artwork on her chin

Some people use a canvas, others use their chin.

fashion

'I want to change the world'

Jillian Mercado stars in Beyonce's merchandise campaign for her Formation tour.

7 min ago  Jillian Mercado's rapid ascent in the modelling world is seen as a victory for fellow people who are disabled.

Reebok forgot about women's sizes

Reebok created the shoe worn by Sigourney Weaver in Alien... but only for men's feet.

With that kind of support, it's no wonder Jimmy Fallon cracked it.

Gisele gives a catwalk lesson video

The supermodel is retiring from the catwalk, and she's chosen Jimmy Fallon as her heir.

well & good

Millennial's heavy moment of clarity

Millennial Alexis Bloomer goes on angry rant against disrespectful millennials.

1:27 PM  "We're just existing, we're not contributing anything to society," she says in generational rant.

Why you should stop caring

2:00 PM  How your empathy can actually just make the world a worse place to live.

'Maybe this is no one's fault'

You can stay fit in one minute 

life

'Should she use the men's bathroom?'

"If this was YOUR daughter, would you be comfortable sending her into a men's bathroom?"

Photographer shares image of transgender teen to protest US laws that force people to use toilets based on birth certificates.

Women copying Kim's 'creaky' voice video

Do you say whateverrrr instead of whatever? Then you may be mimicking the star's gravelly delivery, study finds.

How much it costs to live like royals

MasterChef winner charms in the kitchen video

home & property

Dare to build a cardboard house?

The house, built by Fiction Factory in Amsterdam, can be customised and additional modules can be added to make it larger.

Dutch company has created a waterproof home made of recycled cardboard that it says will last for 50 years.

Inside Kiwi designer's UK home

A fascination with museum collections has inspired Bridie Hall's fun-filled, four-storey London home.

Pruning is a way to increase your stonefruit crops.

Take terror out of pruning video

Want great stonefruit crops? You'll need to get your secateurs out. Here's how to prune trees right.

luxury

NZ's richest feel the pinch

Graeme Hart is New Zealand's wealthiest individual, with an estimated fortune of $10.4 billion.

The wealthiest Kiwis are losing money but never fear, their fortunes are likely to pick up again.

Elderly Audi still pretty special

Extreme performance overrules any concerns about the age of the S8 Plus.

Henrik Fisker has teamed with top-drawer Italian boat maker, Benetti, to create the Fisker 50

Designer's next supercar is a boat

Acclaimed automotive designer is getting wet with his newest multi-million dollar project.

weddings

Introducing Jolene & Seamus gallery

Jolene and Seamus

It was an unconventional wedding but this couple wouldn't have had it any other way.

Where to buy ethical wedding dresses

Because every bride should go through her day looking and feeling gorgeous while keeping a clear conscience.

Same-sex weddings, such as the one shown in this file photo, have become a commonplace sign of incremental progress.

Gay wedding a sign of progress

OPINION: Surely love and family are two of the most special things in this world worth fighting for.

Video

How to take the terror out of pruning

Want great plum, peach and apricot crops? You'll need to get your secateurs out. Here's how to prune stonefruit trees right.

Parenting

Modern mums have 'lost the plot'

Gwyneth Paltrow is a devotee of maternity nurse Rachel Waddilove's methods.

"We're building a generation of little tin gods," says celebrity maternity nurse beloved by Gwyneth Paltrow and the royals.

Doctors' outrage at back crack

One surgeon said his "eyes watered" at a video of a baby getting chiropractic work, amid calls for a ban.

Heartbreaking message in a bottle.

Boy's heartbreaking note found

When his best friend passed away, this "strong little man" penned a touching note and sent it afloat. 

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