'He's my rock' says Val of fiance
'He's my rock' says Val of fiance

Golden girl Valerie Adams says her new fiance is her rock as she juggles wedding planning with preparations for the upcoming…

No kids and in your 40s?
No kids and in your 40s?

Most New Zealanders getting divorced are in their mid-40s and don't have kids, and the "seven-year itch" is a myth. In…

How to save a loveless marriage
How to save a loveless marriage

While the spark may have gone from your union, all is not necessarily lost, writes Andrew Marshall.

How a selfie obsession could ruin your relationship
How a selfie obsession could ruin your relationship

"Selfie" is not just 2013's word of the year, but also the mainstay of postings on social media sites such as Instagram…

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10 foods that aren't as healthy as you think
10 foods that aren't as healthy as you think

Why that gluten free bread and sugar free baking isn't so good for you after all.

Toblerone: You're eating it wrong

Revealed: How to break off the tricky chocolate using just a finger.

Doggy IQ test: How smart is your pooch?

Many dog owners suspect their pet is smarter than the average hound.

KFC bucket list: Groom gets his pic

Ashleigh Davis wanted the perfect Cinderella wedding pictures but her new husband Louis wanted just one which was a little…

Raising eyebrows: Has Kate laid it on a bit too thick?
Raising eyebrows: Has Kate laid it on a bit too thick?

Looking refreshed after her extended Christmas break, the Duchess of Cambridge was perfectly groomed…

Polly Gillespie: 'Get out of the toilet you moron'

POLLY GILLESPIE: What you can learn from my disabled toilet incident.

The surprising reasons why we tickle

Kiwi filmmaker David Farrier's recent look into the world of "competitive endurance ticking" poses a question - why does…

Puppy Bowl: Team Fluff v Team Ruff

84 dogs, 315 poo bags and a whole lot of peanut butter. Awwwwww!

Dogs take pride of place

It was the humans doing the sitting yesterday while their dogs strutted the catwalk at the Auckland Pride Dog Show.

Deborah Hill Cone: The soothing illusion of delusion
Deborah Hill Cone: The soothing illusion of delusion

They are many and they are powerful - we all use defence mechanisms, writes Deborah Hill Cone.

Matt Heath: Boring your kids opens door to brighter future

If the boredom methods I have outlined here don't work, try going on and on and on to them about how much harder you had…

Spoil yourself for Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, so spoil yourself.

Restaurant review: Big Fish Eatery

Get in quick because this place will be a hit.

A history of Kiwi swimwear

PHOTO GALLERY: Historic images showcase the evolution of New Zealand beach fashion.

Drinking three cups of tea a day could beat curse of brittle bones
Drinking three cups of tea a day could beat curse of brittle bones

Research shows that tea drinkers have stronger bones, cutting their risk of painful fractures, including…

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Parenting

How do you tell a five-year-old child he's dying?
How do you tell a five-year-old child he's dying?

Given just nine months to live, five-year-old Arian's parents have drawn up a bucket list of experiences for their curious…

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