These half-truths may comfort you now, but they're only harming you in the long run.
Are you all out of whack because of daylight saving? You're not alone.
Feeling down about getting on in life? Don't be - just look at all these upsides.
Here's what you had to say about Richard Meadows' blog "How to save $100k by the time you're 25".
Spring is a perfect time to reinvigorate the body and mind.
Sure, you could work a proper 9-5 job for 40 years. Or you could do this instead.
OPINION: Stop cursing? Hell, no. Here's why swearing is good for you.
As we create new online identities on social media, are we losing touch with our real selves?
Most men don’t want hot pliers near their toggly bits, but what's a snip compared to what women endure.
He's only 19 and he stands at 2.33m tall - and Broc Brown is still growing.
Put it down to a 20-something crisis - these eight 'major' worries are totally normal.
What husbands get up to when they think no one's looking could be TV gold.
Hirini Katene says he is being targeted by Facebook for displaying the traditional te moko artwork he's known for.
"He's not just a horse, he was a part of my life."
Kiwi couple gets by on $2.85 a day to raise awareness of human trafficking.
This time last year, I changed the clock and, in a pagan celebration of the lengthening days of light, sowed a very small field of wheat.
Everyone seems to have them these days. But are tattoos really OK in the workplace?
We've given it our best shot. Now it's your turn. Can you spot the hidden panda bear?
The Sunday Star-Times weekly wrap of the arts and entertainment.
"The whole distance was just covered with dead, dying, and wounded... arms, legs, heads and pieces of men lying in all directions."
Video showing a traditional Maori tattoo done by an Auckland artist has been deemed too sexually explicit for social media.
With New Zealanders tending to struggle with Asian names, many foreign students give themselves a new one to help fit in.
I'm a survivor of rape and sexual abuse, and my teen sons are part of the problem.
OPINION: "I see myself, as a 17-year-old girl, so ageing has been a little tricky for me."
OPINION: He's no Prince Charming, but he sure knows how charm.
She's an adult, I'm afraid her wardrobe choices are none of your business.
Keep putting off that run? You may just be giving in to humans' evolutionary instinct to be lazy.
Opinion: Behind every overnight success story there's gloomy self-doubt in pyjamas, writes Jaquie Brown.
It's well-known that being a student goes hand-in-hand with borderline destitution: here are some hacks that might help the bank balance.
Whenever we meet somebody new, it's almost expected there'll be a Facebook friend request waiting for us by the time we get home.