• Home delivery: Fresh food, delicious recipes, the best ingredients... to your door

    Ever fancied having someone to think up delicious recipes for you, buy the ingredients for you, deliver it to your door then leave you to add the final flourish by cooking it yourself? Although it might sound too good to be true, Hello Fresh offer just that service, sourcing their products from the very best suppliers. This food home delivery service uses the same fishmonger as the Queen – James Knight in Mayfair – who, as well as seeing to Her Majesty's seafood requirements, provides customers with the freshest produce possible, in keeping with concerns for sustainability and seasonality.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR

  • Chorizo and Halloumi Skewers with Tabbouleh Salad

    Dish type: Salad Ready in 35 Minutes Ingredients 60g Chorizo Slices 250g Halloumi 150g Bulgar Wheat 150g Cherry tomatoes A Handful of Mint 1 Lemon A Handful of Parsley 1 Red Onion Two Thirds of a Vegetable Stock Cube Method 1. Soak the skewers in water so that they don’t burn under the grill later. 2. Pre-heat your grill or the BBQ to high. Bring 350ml of water to the boil with two thirds of the vegetable stock cube. Pour in the bulgar wheat and place a lid on the saucepan. Rest off the heat for 25 minutes, or until the water has completely soaked into the wheat. 3. Coarsely chop

  • Bedouin Chicken with Citrus Couscous and Green Beans

    Dish type: Salad Ready in 25 Minutes Ingredients 150g Couscous 1 Lemon 3 Dried Apricots 2 Teaspoons of Honey 2 Chicken Breasts Half a Teaspoon of Cinnamon Half a Teaspoon of Ground Cumin 1 Tin of Chopped Tomatoes Half a Chicken Stock Pot Half a Teaspoon of Sugar 100g Green Beans Method 1. Boil 250ml of water for your couscous. Cut the very tops and bottoms from your green beans. Cut each chicken breast into 6 equal strips. Chop up your apricot into tiny pieces. 2. Zest a quarter of a teaspoon of lemon zest. When you zest the lemon use a fine grater (or preferably a ‘zester’) and don’t zest down to the

  • Pan-Fried Salmon with Homemade Guacamole and New Potatoes

    Dish type: Salmon Ready in 30 Minutes Ingredients 2 Salmon Fillets 1 Hass Avocado 350g New Potatoes 100g Baby Spinach 1 Tablespoon of Diced Red Onion 1 Red Chilli 1 Lime 2 Teaspoons of Butter Method 1. Boil a large pot of water for your potatoes. Chop the red chilli in half and remove the seeds, before finely dicing it. You can use the seeds too if you like it spicy. Finally, dice the red onion really finely. 2. Cook the potatoes in the boiling water for around 10-15 minutes or until you are able to easily slip a

  • Princess Stephanie and her daughters roll up for the circus

    Monaco's Princess Stephanie and her daughter Pauline Ducruet were first in line when the Monte Carlo Circus Festival kicked off recently. Now, almost a week into the colourful extravaganza, Stephanie was once again in attendance – and this time her youngest daughter Camille Kelly Gottlieb was also brought along for the fun. The proud mum and her teenage girls were greeted by performers in fancy dress who presented Prince Albert's sister with a bouquet of flowers. Once inside, the royals stood front row and allowed themselves to be swept up in the magic of the circus.   CLICK ON PHOTO

  • 'Lady In Red' Michelle Obama steals the show at Inauguration Ball

    Smiling and waving to rapturous applause, Barack Obama thanked America for its support with a simple ball room shuffle. Joined by his wife Michelle - who opted for a vibrant red Jason Wu gown and Jimmy Choo heels - the president waltzed to a performance of campaign single, Al Green's Let's Stay Together - as sang by by Grammy winner Jennifer Hudson at the Inauguration Ball. Grinning from ear to ear as he celebrated his victory, President Obama let his "better half and dance partner" steal the show with her chiffon and velvet masterpiece. Introducing his wife to the stage, the American leader joked: "I

  • A traveller's guide: Sights to see in Scotland

    With Scotland's famed Burns Night around the corner – celebrating the famous Scottish poet Robert Burns – HELLO! Online explores all that this lush green land has to offer. A fusion of tradition and innovation, green landscape and vast lakes to busy cities, it’s quite clear why tourists are so absorbed by this intriguing and unique travel destination, one of Europe's most beautiful countries...    CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY MUST-DO'S: Scottish Highlands Search for the monster at Loch Ness Why? Cliched it may be, but Loch Ness is the ultimate must-see. Britain's largest body of fresh water, it holds more than all the lakes in England and Wales combined. Search

  • Modern families: Stars using surrogacy and adoption to fulfill their dream of becoming parents

    Just last week, Monica Cruz made headlines when she revealed she had turned to a donor to fulfill her dreams of starting a family. The Spanish star is just one of a number of famous women who have chosen to take alternative routes on their journey to motherhood, be it through adoption, surrogacy or through the use of a donor. Super-stylish mums such as Sarah Jessica Parker, Angelina Jolie and Madonna have also found less conventional means to fulfill their dream of having a family.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Monica recently revealed that she decided to seek help through artificial insemination because she feared

  • Show your liver some love in 2013

    Apart from your skin, the liver is the largest organ in the human body, weighing in at around 1.3kg. It is responsible for more than 40 essential functions; in fact there is no system or part of the body that does not depend to some extent on its function, or that may not be adversely affected if it is unhealthy, under-functioning or toxic. Signs and symptoms that your liver may be out of sorts can include digestive disturbances, a metallic taste in the mouth, headaches, drowsiness after meals, loss of appetite, an inability to tolerate fatty meals, low energy

  • 'Michelle got the party started': behind the scenes with Eva Longoria and co at the White House bash

    They spend half their lives going to VIP parties. But for the likes of Eva Longoria, Beyonce Knowles, Kelly Clarkson, Marc Anthony and Katy Perry, this one was different. The stars were bursting with excitement as they tweeted their way through the Inauguration Ball. Firework singer Katy said President Barack Obama's celebratory bash set the benchmark for any future parties she is due to attend. Tweeting as the party wrapped up, just before 3am, she said: "Just left the White House. All other parties from here on out will be judged unless they take place at the White House." CLICK

  • Drew Barrymore shows off baby Olive's 'best picture ever'

    Drew Barrymore has gushed about motherhood and her daughter Olive in an intimate interview with chat show Queen Oprah Winfrey. The 37-year-old actress, who welcomed her first daughter in September, admitted that motherhood is like "having the worst crush of your life". "Everyone says what is parenthood like and they only word that came across my world was indescribable. It's like having the worst crush of your life. I drive home with heart palpitations, I just can't wait to get to her," she confessed.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The mother-of-one also revealed there is one special picture and video of Olive

  • Artist Paul Emsley responds to controversy over Kate's portrait

    When the Duchess of Cambridge was presented with her first official portrait, the delighted royal described artist Paul Emsley's work as "brilliant, amazing, absolutely brilliant". But despite Kate's enthusiastic reaction, public opinion has been somewhat more divided.   Speaking exclusively to HELLO!, Paul reveals how he and his family were hurt by some of the acerbic comments which surrounded what is arguably the most important work of his career. "Some of the words written about it were so personal. I'd be inhuman if I said it didn't affect me," Mr Emsley admits. "When you take on commissions like this it is hazardous

  • First lady of fashion: Michelle Obama wows with Inauguration style

    Monday marked not only the start of a new term for President Barack Obama, but another four years for fashion fans to enjoy the fantastic wardrobe of his glamorous wife Michelle. And the inauguration celebrations were a chance for Mrs Obama to cement her status as a fashion icon, wowing America – and the world – with her spot-on outfit choices. For the afternoon's swearing-in ceremony, the first lady stepped out wearing a navy Thom Browne coat cut from custom-made jacquard and a coordinating dress. The fabric was specifically developed to mimic the style of a man's silk tie,

  • Shakira welcomes baby with footballer beau Gerard Pique

    Pop sensation Shakira has joined the celebrity mummy club. The Colombian star has given birth to her first baby by her footballer boyfriend Gerard Pique. At 21.36pm on Tuesday, the couple welcomed their baby boy, named Milan Pique Mubarak, into the world by planned caesarean section. The happy couple released a statement on the singer's website to announce the news. "We are happy to announce the birth of Milan Piqué Mebarak, son of Shakira Mebarak and Gerard Piqué, born January 22nd at 9:36pm, in Barcelona, Spain. The name Milan (pronounced MEE-lahn), means dear, loving and gracious in Slavic; in Ancient Roman, eager and laborious;

  • Tributes pour in for 'charismatic' director Michael Winner

    Stars such as Michael Caine and John Cleese have paid tribute to late journalist, film director and food critic Michael Winner. The acid-tongued wit began his career in the showbiz circuit at the age of 14 when he wrote newspaper column Michael Winner's Showbiz Gossip. The Cambridge graduate went on to pursue a film career, directing more than 30 films such as British classics Death Wish and The Big Sleep.     In later life, the star wrote restaurant review column Winner's Dinners, and coined one of Britain's favourite catchphrases: "Calm down dear," for insurance company Esure's TV advertisements. Friend and colleague Michael Caine has thanked

  • Gothic beauty Cara Delevingne takes Chanel show by storm

    2012 was a fantastic year for Cara Delevingne, who was crowned Model of the Year at the British Fashion Awards. But proving that her success is far from a flash in the pan, the 20-year-old is continuing to reign in the modelling industry, walking on Monday for one of the most high profile brands in the world – Chanel. All eyes were on Cara as she stepped out onto the runway, set in an enchanted forest that had been dreamed up by fashion maestro Karl Lagerfeld in the dome of the Grand Palais in central Paris. Modelling a bridal-esque,

  • Three generations gather to celebrate Princess Ingrid's 9th birthday

    Princess Ingrid Alexandra walks hand-in-hand with her dad Crown Prince Haakon and grandfather King Harald – the two men who have shared her destiny as head of the Norwegian monarchy. The picture depicting three generations of royals was released by the palace to mark Ingrid's 9th birthday on January 21. Dressed in white and smiling broadly, the youngster looks confident flanked by her male family members.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY   Her mother Mette-Marit wasn't included in the image, but with every passing year, Ingrid's features bear a striking resemblance to the Crown Princess, ensuring that her presence was

  • 'Ooh, blimey! That's very nice!': Mick Jagger's delight at quadruple NME honour

    Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has expressed his joy at the band being nominated for four NME Awards, describing the quadruple honour as "very nice". The veteran singer, whose band - including newlywed Ronnie Wood and Keith Richards - staged a series of comeback shows to celebrate their 50th anniversary last year, said the nominations were special because they give music fans a chance to have their say. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "It's very nice to be nominated," said Mick. "When I first heard it was four things, I thought, 'Ooh, blimey! That's very nice!'." He added: "And it's not a journalists-only thing, it's not a coterie of

  • Making waves: Get Beyonce's inauguration diva-like 'do

    Poised and confident, Beyonce Knowles shared the limelight with her luscious locks as she performed her rendition of the United States' national anthem, The Star-Spangled Banner, at Barack Obama's second inauguration as president. Beaming proudly into the microphone, the 31-year-old tossed back a headful of glamorous, bouncy curls hitting the high-notes of hair appraisal, bridging the way between showbiz glamour and serious sophistication.  CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY To get the look, begin with a volume boosting and thickening shampoo to really give body to the hair at its roots. A shampoo such as the one by Thikrx regulates the cellular membrane lipid proxidation