2 incredible things have just coincided, the summer solstice, marking the longest day of the year, and the super moon. Even though the weather has been dreadful, fortunately I didn’t need to put on my raincoat and jumper and brave the elements to take a peak. Having recently converted the loft in my home, I opted for VELUX® windows to let the sun “shine” (all 2 days of the year […]

All children know that there’s nothing much better than a bedtime story and a cuddle with mom or dad at the end of the day. Making sure your kid’s bedroom is a special place for them to spend the night is always a top priority, with carefully chosen curtains and bed linen a fantastic way of enabling them to go to sleep with their favourite cartoon characters or storybook heroes. […]

The skin is the largest organ of the entire body, so skin care plays a very important role in overall health. With more and more people making the switch to organic produce and organic cleaning products, it’s no surprise that organic skin care is gaining in popularity. But is it really better for us? Government regulations for skin care and makeup are nowhere near as stringent as regulations for food […]

Cancun is a top attraction in Mexico and people travel here from all over the world to soak up the sun on the area’s beautiful beaches and rich range of historical and cultural attractions that can be found there. Cancun also boasts a vibrant nightlife scene, which includes numerous bars as well as theatres, restaurants and shopping zones that remain open long after dark. One of the best ways to […]

The tranquil Italian region of Tuscany remains one of the most beautiful parts of the country and is renowned throughout the world for its history and artistic supremacy. Home to approximately 3.7 million people, Tuscany is situated in the North West of Italy and runs alongside the Tyrrhenian Sea, which is part of the warm Mediterranean Sea. Whilst some tourists in the area use Tuscany as a base to visit […]

For many homeowners aged 55 or over, the question of financing the future often weighs heavily on their minds. Many homeowners of this generation have much of their wealth tied up in their homes, rather than in cash or other more liquid assets, as houses have grown greatly in price over the past few decades. Some will look up more about age partnership and equity release online and others will […]

Fashion isn’t just left to the adults nowadays as kids everywhere get in on the act, with their own fashion lines that mirror mainstream adult trends on the catwalk, whilst providing cute details, quirky fun designs and greater functionality. The look is very much about having fun and enjoying fashion – and increasingly for older children, expressing personality. This winter, vibrant colours are a key look – reflecting the trend […]

Art is one of the reasons human beings are the dominant species we are. We evolved to such a standard that we began to question our existence on this planet. This questioning led to not only some of the greatest scientific discoveries ever made but the greatest works of art. Our aesthetic sensibilities are heightened to such an extent that we decorate the homes we live in. Interior design has […]

Doors are the hallmarks of any home and they set the style of the external and internal decor. Of course, they also keep out the weather and are an important element in home security. It’s important to choose doors carefully and fit them properly as they are the first impression anyone has of the house. When you try out these internal doors you will know at once if you have […]

Finding a fashion bargain used to mean trawling the High Street for hours and being jostled in order to grab that must have sale item.. Traipsing from shop to shop to compare prices is both time consuming and physically and mentally exhausting and does not guarantee a bargain by the end of the day. Nowadays, however, you can do all your bargain hunting at the click of a mouse. The […]