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28 June, 2020

5 Things People With Tinnitus Want You To Know

My ears are buzzing. My tinnitus is back and it’s so ridiculous.  The trigger for this latest tinnitus spike? A hand-drier in a toilet yesterday lunchtime.  Whether or not it affected the volume of my tinnitus cannot be proved;  what it did do was focus my attention on sounds I try hard to ignore on a daily basis. I put my hearing aids in today…

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26 June, 2020

7 Tips for You and Your Family to Stay Protected from Viral Infections

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, I’m sure that keeping your family safe from viral infections is at the forefront of many people’s minds, especially when it comes to caring for the elderly, the infirm and anyone who has had to shield themselves away from a disease which could be fatal. Keeping everyone safe, however, is easier said than done when you are not…

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25 June, 2020

32 Ways To Tell They’re Just Not Into You

I’m sure you’ve had loads of dating tips about winning the man or woman of your dreams.  You may even be an expert at spotting the signs of genuine interest from a mile away. But what happens when the spark starts to fade?   Have you ever spent time with a couple where it was obvious that one half of the couple was just itching to…

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6 PCP Finance Tips for a Better Car Deal

Do you want to get a new car and are using PCP finance as a means of doing so. These tips will help you get a better deal. #1 Hand back the car or purchase it at the end of the contract PCP car finance allows you to choose if you want to buy a car outright or give it back with nothing else to…

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24 June, 2020

What is Post-Iso Anxiety and What Can I Do About It?

As the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the globe, most countries ordered their population to stay in their houses for their, and the rest of the communities’ health and protection. During this unprecedented period of isolation, the incidence of anxiety and other mental health issues spiked dramatically. However, now that many countries are easing restriction and people are seeing their isolation coming to an end, for…

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6 Things You Can Do to Wake up Feeling Your Best Every Morning

Everyone should wake up energized and feeling their best so that they can handle whatever comes at them throughout their day. The best way to do this is to form some healthy habits or even change a few things about the way you sleep so you can have enough rest to wake up feeling your best. Below, we will look at a few things you…

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23 June, 2020

Review: Sensational Sunflowers From Prestige Flowers

Readers of this blog will know that I am a huge fan of fresh flowers.  There is nothing like a flower delivery to brighten both your day and your home.  Prestige Flowers recently gifted me with some fabulous summer flowers from their range of Next Day Flowers – an arrangement of bright and breezy sunflowers guaranteed to add a pop of colour wherever you place…

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22 June, 2020

Tips For Taking Kids To Paris

Paris is one of my favourite cities and, having studied the language up to my second year in Swansea University (I majored in English Literature), my love of all things Francais is still going strong. Once we are allowed to travel freely once more, a trip to the City of Light is at the top of our agenda, particularly since Ieuan will be studying French…

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21 June, 2020

Adding Artwork To Your Home On A Budget

Who wouldn’t want to improve their home decor with some beautiful artwork for the home? Having works of art adorning the living room wall sounds great, and adds that touch of uniqueness to your interior. It also sounds, for all the world, like something that is likely to set you back some serious money. If you want to go out and buy a Monet, then,…

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Linda Hobbis, midlife mum from Cardiff. Wine imbiber. Likes glitter, fluff and olives. Wrestling tweendom, eye-rolling and door-slamming with Caitlin (12) and Ieuan (10). The husband is hiding in the loft.

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