January City Breaks

For many of us January is a boring month. You’ve spent too much over Christmas and New Year and you feel like reining in your expenses, and after a month of overindulgence a detox is on the cards. Basically what that spells is a lot of time spent at home.…

The best way to keep teens busy this summer

Wondering how to keep your teenagers busy during the summer holidays? National Citizen Service (NCS) could be the answer. NCS is a once in a lifetime opportunity for 16 and 17 year olds to connect with their local community and build skills for work and life. The programme takes…

Losing weight for lazy people

With the summer holidays in sight, many individuals will be thinking about hitting the gym and getting their body beach ready. They’ve bought the appropriate sportswear, ensured they have the best powder based whey protein products and are about to embark on a fitness journey of a lifetime. Or so…

Improving your home; knowing what you need to know

There are so many reasons why we look to improve our homes. You might be looking to sell and want to bump up the potential value, feel like a complete cosmetic change indoors, or you’ve watched one too many episodes of Grand Designs and decided that a full on extension…

Blouses – Updated for the New Fashion Age

Blouses are no Longer Something Your Nan Would Wear – Introducing Blouses that the Fashionistas Love! Blouses are one of the most complex items of clothing a woman can own – blouses can look dressed up, dressed down, polished or whimsical – how do you style yours? …

Money Saving Tips for Spring

What does spring mean when it comes to your finances? Well a number of things actually. With the turn of the financial year in sight it’s time to revisit your existing ISA and think about transferring. Or perhaps opening up your first ISA. With the Budget just a couple of…

Your Essential Party Survival Guide – keep comfy all night long

The spring and summer months mean one thing (aside from half-hearted sunshine): parties. Be it a wedding, christening, day at the races, special birthday event or a hen do, the warmer months bring out the inner-party in us all. Today let’s take a look at two elements fundamental…

Trend report: let’s get nautical… again

If you’re looking to update your summer wardrobe and want to bag yourself a style that boasts both staying power and guaranteed gorgeousness, then you need some nautical niceties in your life. No matter how tailored your shopping search is – you might be looking for plus size dresses in…

Top five diet secrets for women

Top five diet secrets for women

If you consumed a bit too much chocolate over the Easter period, rest assured you weren’t the only one. But if all those sweet treats are now revealing themselves in the form of excess weight, blotchy skin and perhaps the odd mood swing, don’t despair. A few simple tweaks to…

Money saving tips for spring

What does spring mean when it comes to your finances? Well a number of things actually. With the turn of the financial year in sight it’s time to revisit your existing ISA and think about transferring. Or perhaps opening up your first ISA. With the Budget just a couple of…

Can’t sleep? Move more!

How many of us claim that we “just can’t sleep at the moment?”, or hear complaints that the sleep they do get is disjointed, with tossing and turning all through the night?  If this sounds like you, and you’re sick of waking up feeling as though you never switched off…

All the single ladies

All the single ladies, now put your hands up! If you’re reading this with your hands up in the air you’ll be amongst one of the independent women out there living the single dream. Whether you’re newly single, haven’t found ‘the one’ yet or just aren’t looking at…

New Research: 42% of women dress to impress their peers everyday

Research compiled by fashionable swimwear retailer Swimwear365 has revealed that women spend more time checking out other women than ogling their male counterparts – checking out your competition it appears, is more important than sussing out top totty… The study of 2,000 females showed that ladies have an overly…

Let Your Little Ones Dictate the Decorating… no really!

Decorating your children’s bedrooms and playrooms can be a tough job to crack. You need to think about styles that will suit their tastes now and in the future. After all, you don’t want to be doing the job again in a year’s time. As well as their needs,…