Home Decor & Design,Work & Money

Adulting 101: How To Build Credit By Simply Paying Your Rent

Adulting is hard. We all know it. And one of the hardest parts is figuring out how to get out of the trap of not yet being established.  You’ve probably all been frustrated to find an entry-level job posting that requires experience. Or maybe you’ve filled out a rental application for your first apartment that …

Health & Wellness

Seasonal Skincare: What Does Autumn Mean For Your Skin?

Fresh air, falling leaves, sweaters, and seasonal spiced lattes… Who doesn’t adore autumn? Well, your skin for one (and perhaps those adverse to the odd jump scare).  To the poet John Keats, autumn represents the consolation of beauty and the passage of time. It’s a sobering period where we reflect on change and transition into …

Travel

4 Amazing Dog-Friendly Road Trip Ideas Around The UK For You & Your Pooch

Holidays abroad may be out of our reach, but there are still plenty of incredible places to visit this summer, right on your doorstep — and it’s no different for dog owners. Holidays with our furry friends used to be more complicated, but these days, travelling with your pooch has never been easier. The UK …

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Home Decor & Design

7 Easy & Effective Tips For Decluttering And Downsizing Your Home

I shall now use my astonishing psychic powers to mystically link our minds through the internet. Yes, yes, I’ve achieved a connection, and I’m exploring your mental projection of your home. I see… Boxes. Piles of unnecessary cardboard boxes, some containing assorted trinkets of unknown origins and others almost empty, kept in case you need …

Culture

4 Of The Best Albums From The 2000s We’re Still Listening To Today

The 2000s might not have the reputation and gravitas of previous industry-changing decades like the 70s or 80s, but there are plenty of amazing albums to come out of this decade.  Even despite the arrival of MP3 players and ipods, illegal downloads, and at the end of the decade, the introduction of freemium streaming services …

Employee struggling with mental health at work.
Health & Wellness

3 Ways to Improve Your Mental Health at Work

We might currently be in the grip of the COVID-19 pandemic, but there’s another one that’s just as serious knocking on our doors — anxiety and mental health in the workplace.   In a recent study by Mind Share Partners, SAP, and Qualtrics, 60% of employees surveyed said they had never spoken to someone else in …

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Culture

6 Tips To Teach Your Parents To Avoid Online Scams & Fraud (That You Might Find Useful Too)

Our experience with the internet is perhaps the only way most of us experience a role reversal with our parents.  We’re the generation that grew up online. We know how to post an Instagram story, we build romantic relationships through apps and we can recognise a dodgy ad when we see one.  Our parents, on …

Car on a road driving through the countryside on a road trip.
Travel

Summer Driving Safety Tips: How To Prep For Your Summer Road Trip

Summer is the perfect time to hit the road and take a much-needed break.  But whether you’re planning a road trip to the beach, heading to some remote countryside lanes, or just escaping to a different city for a few days, there are some things you should do before jumping in the car.  In this …

Woman lying in bed struggling to sleep due to pregnancy insomnia.
Health & Wellness

Why Insomnia Is A Common Pregnancy Problem (& What You Can Do About It)

Most women will experience some sort of problems with sleep during their pregnancy. Whether you’re struggling to get to sleep, waking up in the early hours and worrying, or you just feel like you haven’t slept properly in weeks, pregnancy insomnia can be draining and frustrating.  In this article, we take a look at why …

A woman sat on her bed online shopping safely.
Work & Money

How To Stay Cyber Safe When You’re Shopping Online This Summer

Who doesn’t love summer? The horizon is glazed in a golden glow, the daylight seeping into your skin from your outdoor activity gifts you guilt-free feel-good chemicals, and the world just seems more hopeful. Throw in the ability of UV light to hamper the propagation of viral loads, and you have a recipe for a …