Forget Mr Tumble, nothing can hold a child’s attention quite like a YouTube vid of a person unveiling that little yellow egg inside a Kinder Surprise. Clearly, there is something in this whole unwrapping-by-proxy thing, but what is it that children find so enthralling?
Experts have long been waxing lyrical about the amazing qualities of breast milk when it comes to feeding a baby. Not only does it offer them the perfect blend of nutrition, but breast milk also contains antibodies that can boost your child’s immune system. While, studies have also revealed this to be true, seeing the incredible powers of breast milk with your own eyes, is pretty darned amazing.
This time it’s the turn of Amy Schumer to be on the receiving end of the cruel jibes. Over the weekend, rumours started swirling that Amy was set to be cast as Barbie in Mattel’s upcoming live action adaption. The film, which is a mix of animation and live-action, aims to put a modern spin on the way beauty is tied up with identity, and will follow Barbie as she is kicked out of Barbieland and into the real world.
Last month a British dad launched an appeal to find his severely autistic son an exact replacement for the only sippy cup he will drink from. Explaining that Ben had drunk out of this certain cup since he was two-years-old, he said he was at a loss because Tommee Tippee had discontinued that particular style and colour and failing to find a new one could result in serious consequences for Ben’s health. After the dad shared his plea on Twitter with the hashtag #CupForBen, people all over the world began retweeting it and offering to help.
That moment in which you’re at a party and figure out someone you know is wearing an identical outfit to you is a cliché for a reason - it’s annoying and more than a touch embarrassing. But count yourself lucky, because a few photos have been doing the rounds on the internet of people out and about - on the bus, out shopping - wearing outfits that are absolutely identical to total strangers’. And these don’t only feature two people wearing the same clothes - sometimes it’s three or even more. In rarer cases, women and men are awkwardly wearing the same thing, while others even appear to match their surroundings.
Is it a mere craze and, a bit like Facebook or trendy facial hair, have we reached ‘peak Tinder’? Let’s get one thing straight – people haven’t stopped using Tinder. Singletons (and people in relationships, let’s be honest) are still swiping 1.4 billion times a day, and as dating expert and life coach Jo Barnett says, Tinder’s popularity has meant that online dating has never been more normal.
This picture of Victoria kissing her daughter Harper has sparked a parenting debate [Photo: Instagram/victoriabeckham] It’s astonishing what the Internet gets it’s knickers in a twist about these days. ICYMI it was little Harper Beckham’s 5th birthday earlier this week.
Little Noor’s deep as heck musings on how ‘people are like’ potatoes are currently breaking the Internet after her sister shared her Snapchats on Twitter. When she later looked on Snapchat, she saw her sister had turned the chore into sort of life lesson that’s pretty profound, not to mention totally spot on. Noor’s next snap showed two peeled potatoes next to an unpeeled one.
Despite being a massive name in music, Usher isn’t one to shy away from making political statements. And his latest is directed towards Donald Trump. At the 2016 BET Awards earlier this week he wore a green, short-sleeved jacket with the words ‘Don’t Trump America’ on the back of it. Considering what’s going on in the US at the moment, his message is pretty clear.
Firstly, let’s acknowledge that the Queen’s birthday garb was fantastic. Or you can at least say, if you weren’t such a fan, that it was eye-catching. The internet certainly thought the latter, but not for reasons you might have thought. Think about it - what does that near-blinding green glow remind you of?
The world just got taught a valuable lesson in not following the crowd by a 5-year-old girl called Ainsley. Little Ainsley’s dance class was having a Princess Day, but instead of wearing a frothy dress like all the other princesses, Ainsley left Elsa at home and rocked up in her hotdog costume. After photos of her badass outfit were posted online, #hotdogprincess soon started trending on Tumblr and Twitter, with everyone bowing down to their new sartorial style queen.
When Libby Sanders met her now husband Matt on a blind date six years ago, she knew he was pretty special. A couple of months ago, Libby lost part of her pinky finger in an accident with a sliding door.
When it comes to getting your glow on Instabeauties are constantly searching for the highlighter holy grail. Because who doesn’t need a rainbow coloured highlighter in their life? Good news is the rainbow highlighter, called ‘prism’ has been tracked down to a US-based Etsy store called BitterLaceBeauty, where owner Jenna hand-makes the lush little pastel palettes herself.