Tag Archives: lifestyle

Secrets to anti-ageing from a peasant lifestyle

Way before it was considered cool, our front and back yards were planted out with vegetables and fruit trees. Last year, I watched in horror as my elderly father crawled crab-like along the edge of the roof to secure bird netting over the vigorous grapevine he planted more than 50 years ago. He’s since delegated this particular responsibility to his ... Read More »

Which Kitchen Table Is Right for Your Lifestyle?

If my kitchen table could talk, boy, would it tell some stories. My husband, our two kids and I have shared the best and the worst of ourselves across our cherished table, once owned by my great-grandmother and passed down to us through the generations. I can hardly imagine the joy and jitters my great-grandparents and grandma must have felt ... Read More »

Hunting ban wrecked foxes’ country lifestyle

‘Fox hunts observed a close season, not hunting foxes during most of their breeding and rearing cycle in spring and summer,’ writes Michael Clayton. Photograph: edevansuk/Getty Images It is no coincidence that the  proliferation of foxes in urban areas (A brush with nature, G2, 10 April) has greatly increased since the Blair government’s Hunting Act 2004. Life for the fox ... Read More »

Introduce lifestyle audits to curb corruption, says Sanco

File: A senior government official and various service providers in KwaZulu-Natal were reportedly awarded government tender contracts worth millions of rand to repair the province’s roads infrastructure. Photo: Flickr/Cory Doctorow JOHANNESBURG – Anti-corruption measures need to be strengthened to eradicate graft and fraud, the South African National Civic Organisation said on Saturday. In the wake of the seizure this week ... Read More »

Is Meghan Markle prepping for royal move by shutting down lifestyle website?

Meghan Markle is moving onto some next chapter of her life. Could that next chapter have something to do with Prince Harry and moving into a palace? The “Suits” actress and serious girlfriend of the British prince took some steps in that move Friday by announcing that she is shutting down her lifestyle website, The Tig. In a statement, the Los ... Read More »

Woman Sheds 75 Pounds by Changing Lifestyle

BROWNSVILLE – Obesity and family medical history play a big role in the diabetes epidemic in the Rio Grande Valley. Some people are choosing to make healthier choices for their lifestyle. A CHANNEL 5 NEWS employee shared her story about her decision to make changes in her life for the better. “At 225, I was very sluggish. I was tired. ... Read More »

39 NHS workers to lose jobs as lifestyle service axed

Dozens of NHS workers are being made redundant after a taxpayer-funded service was axed a year early. The Healthy Lifestyle service – which targets obesity, drinking and smoking – had been due to continue until 2018. But Staffordshire County Council has pulled the plug on the contract from next month. Now 39 workers are to lose their jobs as the ... Read More »

Lifestyle: Health and wellbeing

According to the Global Spa & Wellness Summit, the wellness industry is now worth more than $3.7 trillion; not surprising given recent developments. Initially, budget gyms made fitness more accessible but, now, there is a demand for a more personal and focused service. Gone are the days of unused gym memberships and fad diets. The advent of health-related gadgets, Crossfit ... Read More »

President of China’s Midea takes role at Toshiba Lifestyle

TOKYO — The top executive of Midea Group has joined the management team of Toshiba Lifestyle Products & Services, a white goods subsidiary that the Chinese consumer electronics maker acquired last year. By making the unusual move, Midea Chairman and President Paul Fang could be signaling that the Chinese group is uneasy about possible collateral damage from Toshiba‘s nuclear power debacle. ... Read More »

Your Dream lifestyle is just a click ahead…

Everything in this world cannot be chosen, but fortunately your lifestyle can be of your choice. For instance, on watching your friend/neighbor/colleague life’s been made easy by a new habit, help or appliance; the first thought that strikes your mind is why this can’t be practiced by you. Moreover icing on the cake would be if such things are available ... Read More »