Fresh Nut Milk at Home in as Little as 30 Seconds

Fresh Nut Milk at Home in as Little as 30 Seconds

Photos Credit: Nordstrom Plant-based milk alternatives have been on the rise over the years for lactose-intolerant and milk drinkers alike. Milks like almond milk and soy milk have been a blessing for people that can’t drink regular dairy products, or that choose not to. Even for dairy-lovers, the benefits of nut milk are hard to ignore. Nut milk is low in calories, heart-healthy, it tastes amazing, and you can make it yourself. It is especially…

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Little Boy Blue: Senior officer criticises Rhys Jones ITV drama

Little Boy Blue: Senior officer criticises Rhys Jones ITV drama

A senior police officer involved in the Rhys Jones murder investigation has criticised her portrayal in a TV drama, describing it as “simply wrong”. ITV’s Little Boy Blue centred on the murder of Rhys, who was 11 when he was shot in Liverpool in August 2007. Patricia Gallan, who was assistant chief constable of Merseyside Police at the time, said details in the show “should not be taken as fact”. ITV said the four-part drama…

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Kings of Leon and Little Mix to play Radio 1's Big Weekend in Hull

Kings of Leon and Little Mix to play Radio 1's Big Weekend in Hull

Radio 1’s Big Weekend will take place in Hull this year. Kings of Leon and Little Mix will play the event, which is happening on 27 and 28 May. Radio 1 Breakfast Show host Nick Grimshaw announced the news and said in a statement: “I’m super excited for Big Weekend as it kicks off festival season and always has a mega line-up of the best live music.” Stormzy has also confirmed he will appear on…

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Kate Bush album fails to topple Little Mix

Kate Bush album fails to topple Little Mix

Kate Bush has failed to top this week’s album chart, despite midweek sales suggesting she would reach number one. Her new live album Before the Dawn landed at number four despite strong sales early in the week putting her on course for the chart summit. Little Mix hang on to the top spot with Glory Days, while a collaboration between Michael Ball and Alfie Boe is just behind at number two. Elvis Presley’s enduring popularity…

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Little Mix claim first UK number one album with Glory Days

Little Mix claim first UK number one album with Glory Days

Pop group Little Mix are celebrating their first ever UK number one album. Glory Days sold 96,000 copies in its first week on sale, beating Metallica and Bruno Mars to the top spot. The record is now the second fastest-selling release of the year, after David Bowie’s Blackstar, which shifted 146,000 copies in January. Little Mix have also achieved the highest first-week figure for a UK girl group since The Spice Girls’ Spiceworld notched up…

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Little Mix: 'We've grown a thick skin' over criticism

Little Mix: 'We've grown a thick skin' over criticism

Little Mix have said they had to develop a “thick skin” to deal with the pressure of being in the spotlight. The band’s Jesy Nelson told ITV1’s The Jonathan Ross Show that becoming famous so quickly had been a “shock to the system”. “I think there’s a lot of pressure, especially for young girls, to look a certain way,” the singer said. “When we went on The X Factor we didn’t look that great and…

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Doctors name treatments that bring little or no benefit

Doctors name treatments that bring little or no benefit

Women over 45 do not need a blood test to diagnose the menopause and X-rays are no real help to those with lower back pain, doctors have said. The advice, drawn up by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, features on a list of 40 treatments that bring little or no benefit to patients. The list is part of a campaign to reduce the number of unnecessary medical treatments. Patients are also encouraged to ask…

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Little Mix's Shout Out To My Ex tops UK singles chart

Little Mix's Shout Out To My Ex tops UK singles chart

Little Mix have gone to the top of the singles chart with Shout Out To My Ex. The girl band notched up 95,000 combined sales to score the fourth UK number one of their careers, following Cannonball, Move and Black Magic. The four-piece, who are the only group to have ever won The X Factor, knocked James Arthur’s Say You Won’t Let Go down to number two. Arthur also won the ITV singing competition in…

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