It’s felt pretty wintry lately – which for many of us means a wardrobe overhaul. I really struggle to find items which are warm, cosy and comfortable but still fashionable. When I do find an item that works, it is definitely one I hang on to and bring out year after… View Post

So you’ve booked a city break to a European destination, chances are you’re going for a little longer than a weekend, and packing for that amount of time can be quite tricky. If you’re anything like us then we know you’ll be wanting to take your entire wardrobe with you,… View Post

Many people will follow trends in fashion or beauty, while others take a particular interest in interior design. Just like the catwalk trends change each season, so do the hottest ideas for your home décor. While we update our wardrobes for summer and winter, many homes will undergo a transformation… View Post

This time of year can be really hard on hair. The differences in temperature between the cold, frosty outdoors and the warm, centrally heated indoors can play havoc with your locks. But there are ways to keep your hair in tip top condition this winter. Invest in a moisturising shampoo… View Post

For many people, the daily commute is the most tiring part of the day. Running to catch the train, waiting for the bus or struggling to get anywhere because you are stuck in traffic in your car. The average commute in Britain is around 54 minutes but there estimated to… View Post

Winter is coming! The weather forecast is saying snow is just over the horizon and Christmas is just around the corner. Before the snow hits, the Christmas turkey is ready and the garden is abandoned, it might be time to think about the garden shed. You might have used your… View Post

Winter can prove tricky for most, especially our older relatives, and as their younger generations, there’s a lot you can do to make the chilly season much more enjoyable for them. Mobility aid providers, Ability Superstore, have offered up a few tips to caring for older relatives throughout winter, from… View Post

Hygienic cleaning at home helps prevent germs spreading, which is particularly important at this time of year when there is a high risk of colds and flu. So how can we guard against germs in the home? Hygiene experts say focusing on germ ‘hotspots’ will help to keep sickness at… View Post

It’s the end of February already! It’s been a quiet week, with one or another of us feeling poorly and struck down with the winter coughs and colds. The children have settled back into the school routine after half term, and we are on week 9 of project 365.  … View Post

The beach isn’t just for the summer. In fact, I almost prefer it in the winter, when it is empty except for the surfers and a few families, when there are heaps of new rock pools to explore, when the children can run undisturbed for miles. That’s just what we… View Post