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  • Looking after your oldies in lockdown

    Worried how your older rellies are going to cope in a prolonged isolation? We got the lowdown on lockdown from Age Space.

  • 7 ideas for how not to be bored, already

    Don't fear the empty diary! At last there is free time to learn something new and create the self-improved you! Who's joining me for belly dancing?

  • How to survive lockdown

    Worried how you're going to cope with weeks of staying in? As Winnie the Pooh wisely said, "You're stronger than you seem!" Here are 9 sanity-saving tips.

  • How to be ambitious (and still be kind)

    It’s International Women’s Day on Sunday so we had a chat with one of our favourite women - author and comedian Viv Groskop - about redefining female ambition for 2020. Need a life reboot? Viv can help with that.

  • J’adore/ J’abhor

    Parlez-vous teen slang? The language barrier has always been a problem when it comes to parent/child communications. Do you find the way your little darlings speak totally basic or, like, lit?

  • Win £2000 to kickstart your business dreams

    Have a brilliant business that needs a helping hand? We’ve teamed up with business banking alternative, Tide, to offer a whopping two grand (yes, you read it right) to give you the boost you need. Competition now closed.

  • Splitting up? Read this

    Thinking about going solo in 2020? Let Muddy help you to happier times with some brilliant advice from a specialist family lawyer on how to manage your break-up.

  • Wanna break free of the NY resolutions?

    Hands up if you ate all the mince pies? Never mind! January is not the month to go cold turkey, it’s the time to be kind to yourself.

  • J’adore/ J’abhor

    Feeling it for 2020's New Year's Resolutions or think they're a total waste of time? Muddy ed-in-chief Hero and HQ staffer Nancy duke it out.

  • Gastro Heaven

    30 of the best cookery courses across the Muddy counties to tantalise your tastebuds, and impress even the fussiest dinner guest.

  • Are you an imposter too?

    Self doubt, anxiety and an inability to believe in your own success. I've just been there and it's not pretty. Here's how to stop it happening to you.

  • First time fashion

    Ready for an adventure? Us too! At Muddy we’ve committed to new experiences this summer (both cultural and clothes related, natch). Read on for inspo - and win a sizzling £400 hush wardrobe while you’re at it!

  • How to flex your life

    Is life an exhausting loop of sleep, work, chores, repeat? Yep. Need to make a change but not sure what or how? Er, yes. Read our interview with hot new self-help author Annie Auerbach. She has the answers!

  • Wonderful weddings

    Planning a wedding? Don't do anything until you've consulted our comprehensive wedding guide for all 21 Muddy counties. The dreamiest venues, florists, photographers and more- you're welcome!

  • Wonderful Weddings

    Planning a wedding? Don't do anything until you've consulted our comprehensive wedding guide for all 21 Muddy counties. The dreamiest venues, florists, photographers and more - you're welcome!

  • Adulting: Lesson #2

    Don't know your handle from a hashtag? Whether you're doing it for fun or for your business, here's 10 ways to nail your socials

  • Nail the work/life balance

    The juggle is real and not going anywhere - so how the hell do we get it right?! Let's ask the work/life balance experts for some help.

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    Adulting: Lesson #1

    From 'Making Tax Digital', to starting your own business, here's all you need to know to be super-organised (and win a few brownie points with your accountant).

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