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5 Wonderful Post-Lockdown Workspaces

Covid-19 has impacted every aspect of our lives and while we strive to get back on track, one issue that’s been thrown into stark relief by the pandemic is the future of work. With the caveat that those of us fortunate enough to have not lost jobs during the pandemic are privileged to be in a position to be debating...

Are Garden Offices the Future for the UK Workforce?

When it comes to our work life, the COVID-19 pandemic impacted all our lives in one way or another. For those in occupations where working from home is possible, this became the new norm in 2020 and still continues in 2021. But as we see life gradually return to normal, many of us are keen to get back to the...

Why Start an Online Blog? Plus, How You Could Turn it into a Business

Toyed with the idea of starting a blog, but never quite committed to taking the plunge? Click here for some encouragement – and how to make money from it. Why Start an Online Blog? Plus, How Could Turn it into a BusinessTo those of us who have yet to embark on blogging, creating and contributing to a unique space in...

99 Problems and a Bad Back Is One: UK Cities Suffering with the Worst Back Pain

Are you suffering from bad back pain? If yes, it’s more than likely that you’ve ventured onto the web to find out what’s caused your back pain and how you can alleviate it. New research into these searches, conducted by OTTY Sleep, reveals our biggest back pain queries and where in the UK people suffer the most from a bad...

DIY love it or hate it: Here’s 10 easy home improvement tips to make a difference

Easy home improvement tips

There's no time like the present to spruce up your home and there are hundreds of ways to make your home different. Whether you're obsessed with DIY? Or hate DIY? we’ve rounded up ten of our best easy home improvement tips. 1. Grout your tilesIf your bathroom or kitchen is looking a little tired, then re-grouting your tiles is a...

10 Extravagant Wedding Cakes for the UK’s Favourite Wedding Themes  

Your wedding day is a wonderful opportunity to go all out. From a dress fit for a princess to lavish decorations, more is more when it comes to your special day, and your wedding cake should be no exception. Even if you want to stick to the traditional tiered cake design, there's a lot of room for creativity, and wedding...

5 ways to stop procrastinating

5 ways to stop procrastinating

Are you procrastinating right now? Is there something you know you should be doing but are currently putting off? If so - you’re in the right place. There are several reasons why we might procrastinate, from finding it too overwhelming to a fear of failure. Even if you didn’t see yourself as a procrastinator before, you may have found yourself...

Why Bequia is the ideal place to buy a luxury villa

Why Bequia is the ideal place to buy a luxury villa

When you imagine a perfect Caribbean islands getaway you see luxurious, idyllic bays and beaches, azure coloured seas, glorious stretches of blue sky, and lush, green forests. Bequia has all this but has something extra, a little bit of magic that you can’t quite put your finger on. It’s a mix of laid back luxury, carnival vibes, friendly locals, smart...

Lockdown Lovers: How to Celebrate Your Wedding Night at Home

How to Celebrate Your Wedding Night at Home

For many people, 2020 has been a year put on hold. Holiday plans, work experiences, and general celebrations are sitting on the back burner waiting for the all-clear to start enjoying life again. We all know that eventually, we’ll get to enjoy the things we once did. But for some, restrictions have changed the way we celebrate the biggest day...

Unsure of How to Get Your Retirement Planned? Here Are Your Retirement Ten Top Tips

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There is no person better to ask advice from than someone who's already done it. That's why, when it came to compiling these Ten Top Tips for Retirement, we decided to ask some of our retired friends and colleagues. Here's what they told us.Tip 1. Keep An Eye Out For Investments With Predictable IncomeYou might have a sound financial plan...

3 Important Points To Consider Before Getting A Dog This Summer

3 Important Points To Consider Before Getting A Dog This Summer

Let’s be honest, who doesn’t love dogs? Ok, people with allergies, maybe. But for the rest of us, they bring joy to our lives and adorable videos to our Instagram feeds. Pet ownership has been on the rise since lockdown, and though the trend might slow a little once we’re free, man’s best friend will never lose its appeal.Everyone knows...

3 Ways To Make Your Home Office Feel Brand New

3 Ways To Make Your Home Office Feel Brand New

After a year of working from home, the novelty has worn off, and your current set-up might be starting to feel a little stale. Luckily, there are things you can do to switch up your space, from small changes that will ease your stressed mindset, to transformations that will bring beauty to your home.Whatever you need from a home office,...

The Power Behind the UK’s Favourite Precious Stones

After the year we've had, we could all do with some positive omens – maybe even a bit of magic. It's no wonder then that more and more people are embracing the power of crystals. Celebrities from Victoria Beckham to Gwyneth Paltrow have shown their interest in using crystals as ornaments and talismans. Singer Adele even blamed a hiccupping fit...

How online bingo is attracting a new demographic of Brits

How online bingo is attracting a new demographic of Brits

The traditional bingo scene in the UK two decades ago consisted of large bingo halls, cheesy music and attracted a mainly older demographic, with statistics indicating the average age of players was mid 60’s. Fast forward 10 years to 2011 where we were in the prime of internet growth, with online bingo sites beginning to flourish. During this time, the industry...

5 Tips For Anyone Learning How to Drive

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Sitting behind the wheel for the first time could be quite stressful, especially if you have zero experience. Luckily, you may find useful tips that will help you tackle a lot of driving issues. Of course, practice makes it perfect, but you can learn a lot online to prepare you for the road.Driving and getting a license are popular topics,...

Live rurally – don’t become a target for oil thieves…

If you are one of the million UK homes that are rural and off-grid, then you could be a target of oil thieves. Over 25,000 oil thefts were reported in 2018 and the problem still exists. Back in November, 30,000 litres of oil were stolen from a single farm in Gwent, Wales.North Yorkshire Police also urged people in rural areas...

Dressing for 2021 Horse Racing Events

Dressing for 2021 Horse Racing Events

As 2021 progresses, the closer we get to horse racing events. It’s a countdown, often, to decide on how you’ll dress. Read on to find out what to consider wearing when heading to the races. Dressing for 2021 Horse Racing EventsHorse racing events are a cultural tradition. The meetings at New Year, the Gold Cup, Royal Ascot – those who...

The UK’s North-South Home Ownership Divide – 2021’s Most and Least Affordable Cities

House prices must drop by an average of 44 percent across the UK, according to research from Open Property Group. Based on an average annual UK salary of £32,319.60 for a single person, those who dream of owning a home can do so if prices drop to £141,398. Currently, the UK average stands at £251,500.For the fourth consecutive year, the...

3 Benefits of Getting a Graduate Degree

Graduate Degree

Do you ever wonder what you could accomplish if you went back to school? These days, it’s becoming increasingly common for people of all ages to go back to the classroom to develop their skills, expand their resume, and improve their earning potential. This is particularly true now that it’s easier for us to develop our skills in our own...

Tips to ease the stresses of house sharing

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House sharing is a great idea if you're living solo, want to save money and are looking for a way to make friends. However, navigating the world of house sharing can be tricky at first as you try to work each other out and determine who does what around the home.Here are some things to consider to ease the stress...

3 Tips To Find The Nexus Of Your Niche

3 Tips To Find The Nexus Of Your Niche

Whether you’re at the start of your career or an established professional, it’s natural to want to stand out from the crowd. But it’s a competitive world out there in just about every industry, so whatever your skill set, your main challenge is transforming your talent into a tangible tool that furthers your career.And for this, you need to find...

The Ultimate Last-Minute Galentine’s Day Gift Guide

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Forget Valentine’s... it’s all about Galentine’s! During lockdown, you may find you’re missing your fellow gal pals more than ever, so why not send them over a little treat this Galentine’s Day to show you’re thinking of them? Now, while you may already have those gifts wrapped and sent to be delivered, it wouldn’t hurt to give your friend that...

Single? This Is How To Celebrate Valentine’s Day Properly

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Ah, Valentine’s Day! The one day of the year which reminds you how single you really are. Before you have a mental breakdown about how lonely you are, we have done you a massive favour. Yep, we’ve created a list of how to celebrate Valentine’s Day.Call us crazy, but why be ‘Anti-Valentine’s Day' when the one person you should show...

Vibrator Sale – Rampant Rabbit Sale – Get 50% off in the Ann Summers Sale

The Ann Summers sale has started and you can get 50% off almost everything, including Vibrator Sale, Rampant Rabbit Sale, lingerie sale and more. There's also a Finger Vibrating Clit Stimulator which was £10 and now only £1 which is a staggering 90% off.Rampant Rabbit Sale - Whether you're buying your first vibrator or looking to upgrade, there's no better...

How to save money on printing

How to save money on printing

There are plenty of good reasons to get your own printer, from saving you when you need to print a boarding pass or important document, to getting creative by printing photos for your handmade Christmas cards. But when doing your own printing, it's important to consider all the costs involved - from special photo paper to toner and ink cartridges....

Stylish DIY Hacks To Liven Up Your Living Quarters

stylish DIY hacks to liven up your home

If you are tired of coming home to an outdated living room each day it is time to resort to some inexpensive and cheerful updates without having to delve deep into your pocket. These simple DIY fixes, will not only save you time but will transform your private lounge into a fresh and modern looking place as well. Install unique mirrors Mirrors...

4 Tips to Start Your Year Stress-Free

Stress free

The new year is just around the corner after one of the most challenging years of our lives. Between the pandemic, local and national lockdowns, and a complete change in the way we go to school and work, it's no wonder that it's been one of the most stress-inducing years. According to Nuffield Health research, 80 percent of people reported...

My tried and tested approach to start flooring business

floor laying business

When I revisit my childhood, I recall that I was a very curious and enthusiastic child waiting to embark on new endeavours. Neither youth nor adulthood could change me. I grew up to be an energetic woman who is always on the search to take up new challenges. I never took no for an answer.Sometime back I decided to start...

Last-Minute Christmas gift ideas for women

Last-Minute Christmas gift ideas for women

Christmas will be here before we know it and if you’re wondering what you can buy for the special women in your life, look no further. Some gift ideas are tried and true, giving you confidence that you won’t go wrong, whereas others are a bit more radical, but what better time of year to take a chance? After all,...

Top 5 Benefits of Affiliate Marketing For Your Business

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You might be searching for a way to increase your product marketing efficiently and affordably. And, you've most likely have heard or read about affiliate marketing. To put it into simple words, it’s a process in which your chosen affiliate will help promote your business and receives a commission based on the sales and marketing that they put into action....