The experiment was simple enough. A computer screen contained a square on the left-hand side and a circle on the right. All you had to do was drag the circle into the square by using a mouse. When you did, a new circle appeared. The aim of the game was to drag as many circles… Read More
I remember the first time I tried beer. A sip of my Dad’s can of McEwan’s Export. It was bitter and weird tasting and I instantly disliked it. Despite being fascinated as to why adults drank this stuff, I decided it wasn’t for me. It was the same with coffee. On my first try, I… Read More
By Bee Williams When I played dress-up Spice girls as a kid I always got given sporty spice, but I really wanted to be Ginger Spice. Partly because Geri was always the coolest and most outspoken, but also because being Sporty Spice had the worst outfits. To remind you, it was tracksuit bottoms and normally… Read More
I’ve lost count of the amount of bad advice I’ve been given. Two standouts as a child were to ‘spin the other way “to cancel out the dizziness”’ if I’d gone too fast on a playground roundabout, and being told that wearing a superman cape would actually make me fly. Both ended badly. Things didn’t… Read More
I’m not sure how to make slime. To be fair I’m not sure who would want to. I mean slime is just, you know, slimy. What’s it’s purpose? As far as I know, slime can’t put the kettle on, has produced nothing in the way of literature, and can’t hold a conversation for shit. Yet,… Read More
My mum likes a chat, and I’d been on the phone for nearly an hour. Since moving to London I don’t get home as much as I might do, maybe 2 or 3 times a year, so phone calls are the way to go. This particular chinwag had taken a few twists and turns, but… Read More
Dieting on as few Calories as possible can be a great way to lose more weight in less time. Ignore the “juice fasts” and “detoxes”, set up your diet in a smart, sustainable way, and reach your goal with time to spare.
Despite what you’ve heard, drinking sweetened diet drinks will not make you fat, derail your diet, or give you an incurable disease
by Bee Williams I’ve never been a fan of honking; the kind where you are walking down the street and some man behind the wheel thinks that its appropriate to beep his horn at you, or catcall, or generally pass comment on how you look- but no time makes me more mad than when this… Read More
Willpower is not a finite resource. Don’t drain it by taking measurements that mean nothing to you. Save it for where it counts, like getting in your training and hitting your Calorie targets.