How To Stay Warm Indoors This Winter

Some meteorological experts are predicting a harsh winter this year. Of course, most winters in the northern hemisphere involve some degree of cold, especially if…

Christmas Shopping? 8 Ways To Keep Your Cool.

There are times when those of us prone to getting a little ‘tired and emotional’ need to treat ourselves with a little more care than…

How To Make Your Space Your Own On A Budget

How can you make your space your own when you’re living in a rented flat, bedsit or student accommodation? Wherever you are, it’s only natural…

Make More Family Time With A Low Maintenance Garden

Something strange happens to us parents of preteens. ‘Me time’ is something that’s simply harder and harder to come by. That’s not because the kids…

Getting Fitter With An Autumnal Family Walk

Sunny autumn afternoons are made for a good walk and, since you never know how long the weather will hold, we spent last half term…

Review: Add Some Bloom Magic With Flowers For Autumn

Much as I love autumn and the gorgeous hues that nature chooses to display outdoors at every turn,  it’s often a challenge to bring the…

4 Tips To Secure Your Financial Future

Everybody wants to be financially independent, but most people, especially young people make the mistake of rushing into a lavish lifestyle without considering their future.…

Review: Getting Creative With Hunkydory Crafts

There’s nothing like some quiet painting or drawing, particularly for a stressed out tween to give them some me time and a break from the…

Quick Tips To Get Your Home Ready For Winter

Winter is coming! And that means rainy weekends, warm comfort foods, winter hats and gloves and of course, cold weather. The bad weather over the…

Feng Shui For Health – Make Your Home A Place Of Healing

I’m a big believer that houses all have their own unique atmosphere.  It’s what the Romantic Poets used to call “the spirit of place”.  If…

How To Keep Pets Calm This Halloween & Bonfire Night

Halloween is almost upon us. The shops are full of Halloween decorations and people are preparing for what has become quite a big party night.…