Man buys fridge safe to stop fiancee eating his chocolate
Turns out there's a worse feeling than opening the fridge only to find no delicious snacks inside, and it's something Stacey Lowe knows well.The UK woman shared on Facebook the steps her fiance Dave Williams had taken to protect...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 18 Sep 2019 | 2:36 am

Young woman dies of heart attack after mum sends hundreds of angry emojis by accident
A UK woman who was fighting severe anxiety died from a heart attack after her mother accidentally sent her hundreds of angry emojis on Facebook.Shabina Miah, 33, posted video from an evening out at the circus and her mother, Angela...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 18 Sep 2019 | 12:19 am

Baldness, cellulite, acne deemed too 'undesirable' for Instagram
A beauty blogger and body positivity advocate has gone to war with Instagram after it mistakenly refused to let her promote a post showing her skin condition because it was too "undesirable".Lex Gillies posed for photographer Sophie...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 11:52 pm

Beauty blogger shares on YouTube she has just weeks left to live
A popular beauty blogger from Norfolk in the UK woke at 2am with a migraine last week. Days later she was diagnosed with a rare aggressive brain cancer.Samantha Last took to YouTube last week giving her subscribers a heart-wrenching...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 8:40 pm

KFC's new chicken on doughnuts burger hits US stores
People in the US are freaking out over KFC's newest burger they are testing.The new "chicken and doughnuts" comes in two options. One that includes fried chicken between two glazed doughnuts or a basket that pairs chicken on the...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 8:07 pm

Chef's 'dirty' cleaning hack for pots and pans makes them look like new
A chef has shared an unbelievable hack for cleaning pots and pans, that leaves them sparkling like they are brand new.Italian chef and YouTuber Pasquale Sciarappa shared a video with the caption, "What cleaning product companies...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 8:00 pm

Having a son at 47: Selfish or a smart move?
COMMENT: We had my son, Eddie, late in life, when I was 47 and my husband was 51. I remember wondering in those early years how we would fare as parents, given that we were older. I feared people would think we were my son's grandparents....

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 5:49 pm

'Sexy pregnancy' post: Instagram deletes influencer's account
A pregnant social media influencer says she's "scared" for her future after her Instagram account was deleted for posting a "sexual" photo of her baby bump.Sally Mustang from Byron Bay had recently taken to Instagram to share the...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 5:39 pm

Meghan Markle begs for 'compassion' amid public criticism
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have taken to social media to call for "compassion" in the wake of a barrage of public criticism.The Duke and Duchess of Sussex shared a post on their official Instagram account, which featured a quote...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 5:09 pm

Woman uses hairdryer as fake radar gun to slow down speeding drivers
A grandmother was worried about her grandchildren playing near a road where cars often sped by, so she got creative to get people to slow down.Patti Forest Baumgartner from Montana took out a chair and sat on a local street where...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 4:49 pm

Shocking number of millennials getting black out drunk on first dates
Millennials may drink less as a group, but a new survey has revealed close to 20 per cent of them black out at least once during a date. A wine or two is the way many of us soften the edges of an evening spent looking for love in...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 4:33 pm

Parents of teen, Dolly Everett, lost to suicide want you to see this video
Australian teenager Dolly Everett took her own life after being the victim of debilitating bullying. Now, her parents are pushing for people to consider the implications of their words before saying anything that could be hurtful.In...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 3:32 pm

158kg Wellington man reveals rapid 50kg weight loss
In December last year Mase Luafalealo weighed what he describes as a "whopping" 158.2kgs. A diet of pies, KFC, McDonald's, Chinese takeout and fizzy drinks made for a lethargic, unhappy life for the building maintenance worker...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 3:21 pm

Rise in selfies puts gloss on L'Oreal's bottom line
A cosmetics boss says young women need to buy makeup to live up to their selfies online.The boss of L'Oreal says Instagram is good for business because young women need to buy more make-up to look like their filtered selfies.Jean-Paul...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 1:00 pm

Fish dishes carry superbugs risk
A plate of fish and chips is increasingly likely to expose people to untreatable bacteria because of the spread of superbugs at sea, research has found.A study of dolphins revealed a surge in the marine environment of antibiotic-resistant...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 1:00 pm

Victoria Beckham reveals she was bullied at school
Victoria Beckham was bullied "mentally and physically" at school.The 44-year-old fashion designer - who has children Brooklyn, 20, Romeo, 17, Cruz, 14, and Harper, eight, with husband David Beckham - has used her painful past to...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 4:40 am

Epstein 'tried to sue Fergie for calling him a paedophile'
The Duchess of York was threatened with legal action by disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein after she publicly called him a paedophile, it has been claimed.Sarah Ferguson made the statement in a 2011 interview after it emerged she...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 1:16 am

Woman sues after allegedly losing job for falling pregnant out of wedlock
A teacher plans to sue her former school after allegedly losing her job for falling pregnant out of wedlock — and then refusing to have an abortion.Michelle Bolen had worked for St Therese Catholic School in Kansas City, Missouri...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 12:38 am

Mum branded 'disgusting' and told to 'cover up' by a man for breastfeeding her four-month-old baby
It just goes to show, you never really know the struggles some people are facing.Ashley Rogers, 30, from Melbourne, was at her local cafe with her seven-year-old daughter when she needed to breastfeed her son.She "carefully" picked...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 17 Sep 2019 | 12:07 am

Research that contraceptive pills may increase the risk of type 2 diabetes revealed after 22-year study
Consumption of oral contraception, commonly known as the Pill, has raised the risk of type 2 diabetes, reveals a 22-year long study of 80,000 women.Research has found that women who take the Pill are a third more likely to get the...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Lifestyle | 16 Sep 2019 | 10:29 pm