Category Archives: Lifestyle

Why Should You Be Switching Your Energy Tariff Right Now?

Switching your gas and electricity tariff is without a doubt the number one way to save on your utility expenditure. Month on month big six energy prices get more and more ridiculous, whilst in the meantime, smaller, independent companies are lagging behind in market share even though they the sell the same product at the same price. At any one time, switching your tariff from the most expensive to the cheapest, given an average household consumption, you will generally save in the region of £350 per year. Whether you have switched in the past or not, read through this article and you’ll be rushing to the nearest comparison site to get yourself back on the good side! Continue reading…

Don & Low’s Move Into Artificial Grass Signals New Growth in Fake Lawn Market

With such a big name entering the market, those buying artificial lawns can expect more variety and quality.

More and more people are choosing artificial grass lawns for their gardens, and the industry is growing at a rapid rate. One of the biggest signs that the market was experiencing new growth was the recent announcement that Don & Low were moving into the industry. The respected Scottish textiles firm has long been a market leader and innovator, and their decision to start manufacturing artificial grass was a real boost to the artificial lawn market. So, what will they bring to a sector that’s new and exciting, and how will customers benefit? Well, here’s everything that you need to know. Continue reading…

Birth Control Top Tips

There are more birth control methods than ever before, but with that wide range of options also comes a lot of possibilities for people to mess it up and end up pregnant by accident. To ensure that doesn’t happen, we’ve compiled a few of the best tips to make certain that you don’t accidentally become pregnant or hurt yourself. Continue reading…

The Excellent Benefits of Owning Your Home

The question of whether you should own or rent your home is an old one. In some countries, such as Germany or Sweden, renting is the more popular choice. This is often because it’s easier and tenants are well protected. However, in the UK, many people wish to own their home, instead of renting. There are both benefits and drawbacks to renting and to owning. Although some are happy renting a property, other recognise the benefits to purchasing their own home. Have a look at some of these great reasons to buy a property, whether you get a mortgage or you’re lucky enough to pay with cash. Continue reading…

Zen Your Zones: Create A Stree-Free Home With Feng Shui

Stress, busy schedules, too many chores and a hundred things to do on our checklist sometimes make life feel overwhelming. If you feel like you want to slow down, but you don’t know where to start, why not begin by creating peace and tranquillity in your home? I know that life gets busy and messy (insert new baby, overtime, family commitments, friends etc) but a declutter certainly helps the soul. When you live a life free of clutter and mess, you tend to be able to get your head a little straighter. And to top it all off, coming home to a space that is serene, beautiful and calm can only be a bonus. Whether you believe in Buddhism, Yoga, Feng Shui or not… you can still Zen your zones for a better, healthier and happier life. Continue reading…

6 Great Tips For Losing Weight This Year

As spring soon becomes summer, it will be time to get out the bikinis, show off your skin and muscles to the world and head to the beach.  You may be feeling the pressure if you want to lose some of the weight you gained over winter.  Although there is no “one approach for all” way of going about it, we have put together a selection of tips below that you can use. Continue reading…