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  • Real 2018 Resolutions

    Did your New Year Resolutions die in February? I've waited until Spring to start my Real Resolutions - wanna join me?

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    Your careers advisor will see you now…

    Job driving you mental? Or maybe it's a lack of job that's the problem? We put your work dilemmas to our clever new careers coach. Here's what she had to say.

  • Ground control to Major Wood

    He trudged the length of the Nile, dodged Honduran gangsters and was almost arrested for vagrancy *erm* on a motorway in Champagne, but the burning question is... will explorer & TV presenter, Levison Wood, brave Basingstoke?

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    Introducing the midweek skive (hell, yeah!)

    Yes, weekends are often mental but it is possible to carve out a little free time elsewhere. Inspiration incoming!

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    How to be happy in 2018

    Here's our pick of the best 26 courses and retreats to inspire, educate and stretch you this year.

  • REturning to work from a career break

    A Guide to Returning to Work

    Going back to work after a break is never easy. Karen Daly-Gherabi from Springboard Consultancy shares her tips on making it a little less daunting.

  • Your winter wellbeing, sorted

    Health and fitness slumping now it's cold and dark outside? We asked a GP, a PT and a nutritionist how best to bounce back. Here are their expert top tips.

  • Divorcing? Read this

    It's a bit of grim topic admittedly but as divorce rates soar, we look at how to split with minimal fallout, with sound advice from a top divorce lawyer.

  • Ding dong!

    Our comprehensive guide to the most gorgeous, dreamy wedding venues in England.

  • Could you use a life coach?

    Feeling a bit 'meh' about everything? Maybe life coaching is the answer. We subject professional problem-solver Caroline Pakel to some relentless Muddy moaning.

  • How to tame your teen

    Has your little darling become Kevin The Teenager? We've asked a top parenting expert for advice.

  • To-do list fatigue?

    Who'd like a lifestyle PA to blitz all those pesky chores? Who wouldn't, right? Muddy's Kerry Potter tests the services of Rebecca Crayford Lifestyle Management.

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    Cold comfort

    It may be New Year's resolutions season, but there's no need for that hair shirt. Check out these tips from a yoga guru.

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