How To Win The War On Weeds (Without Chemicals)

Image Source   Weeds are a gardener’s worst enemy. You’ll never catch them all (in fact, having some can be healthy for your garden), however you can get rid of the worst blighters by implementing some of the following methods.   Use natural remedies   Chemical weed-killers can have all kinds of dodgy effects on […]

Get Healthy This Spring

Soon there will be plenty of articles in magazines telling you how to get your body bikini-ready for the summer. It has gotten to the point where most of us equate having a healthy body to having a body that will instantly look good in a swimsuit, but that is a very simplistic view. Having […]

Around The World In 5 Simple Steps

A round the world trip is the dream of any travel enthusiast, but it can be hard to organize. All of the difficulties of planning an overseas trip are increased tenfold, as you now have to consider them for lots of different countries. If you give yourself enough time to plan well, and make sure […]

Full Food Bowl? Why Your Dog Is Not Digging In

I love cooking food for my pooch and watching him consume the whole bowl. Therefore, it can be cause for concern if the pooch doesn’t eat a thing when you put the food down on the floor. And if they are not showing any other signs, it can leave your perplexed what’s wrong. Here are […]

How to Make Your Home an Oasis in the Summer

In just a few weeks, Memorial Day will be here and the summer season will kick off. Some people thrive during these mild days of sun and longer daylight hours. Then, there is the rest of the population who suffers through the sweltering heat and eagerly waits for the start of the cooler fall months. If […]

Brush Away The Cobwebs: The Attic

  There’s nothing more important in a home than making it look great. Aside from the obvious need to make a house look beautiful, you also want it to be functional. Going room to room in your house and discovering which rooms need an upgrade can be a lot of fun. It’s common for people […]

Glorious Weather = Garden Parties Galore!

credit   Spending time in the garden is one of the best things about warmer weather. Hosting parties for family and friends is a great chance to get everyone together; having your loved ones in one place is something we all struggle to do, especially when everyone leads very separate and busy lives. If you […]

You’re Not Alone: What Every Parent Worries About

Everyone says you will never truly know what love is until you’ve held your child in your arms for the first time. Unfortunately, they downplay that you will also never know what worry is until the weight of your responsibility for said child comes crashing down on you. First-time parents in particular feel an overwhelming […]

Essential Moving Out Checklist For Renters

You’re moving on to a place with more bedrooms and a bigger kitchen. But before you start celebrating, you need to begin the long and stressful process of packing up your stuff, and making sure the house is in good condition for you to get your full deposit back. Here is the essential To Do […]

Bring Contemporary Chic To Your Home

As far as home decor goes, more and more people every day are opting for the contemporary, modern vibe. There is just something about a contemporary home that is that little bit aspirational – after all, who hasn’t dreamt of living in a chic penthouse city apartment before? But you don’t actually need to own […]

Why Relationships Take Work

We’d all like an easy life, of course we would. We’d all love to have the most amazing job, no arguments or disagreements, lots of money, and just about anything else you can think of at your disposal. However, when it comes to things like relationships, it’s important to remember that they take a lot […]

What Do House Buyers Really Look For?

If you are ready to sell your house, you have probably been looking at all the possible online tips to stage the scene as effectively as possible. There is no doubt that you will be working to declutter your room – maybe by already packing some of your precious belongings away – to create an […]

5 Tips For Surviving Your Divorce

Everyone is in a constant state of change, whether we pay attention to it or not. This means that no matter how much work you put in, many relationships will start to become strained after a number of years, and end in divorce. As if this wasn’t heavy enough on your nerves, some people choose, […]

Turning Your House Into A Home

Image credit   Is it time you injected a little bit of color or added some real opulence to your home? Perhaps you have lost a little bit of passion about the space you live in, or you have just got back from a fantastic vacation, and you realized that your home is missing the […]

Easy Home Remodels You Can Do Yourself

There doesn’t have to be anything scary about DIY. While most of us have struggled to assemble flat-pack furniture, some very simple home remodelling jobs don’t require calling an interior designer. Plumbing You might feel nervous about fiddling with the pipes, but while some jobs are best left to professionals, some are deceptively easy. For […]

When’s a Good Time to Get Your First House?

Buying a home is somewhat like a rite of passage. It’s something you do only once you’ve gained a foothold on life. You’ll probably need a well-paying job to even consider taking out a mortgage, and if you’re living comfortably in your rented apartment and you’re content with life, then why bother even getting a […]

Is It Just A Rough Patch Or Is It Time To Call It Quits?

Sometimes it’s painstakingly obvious that a relationship is over, other times knowing when to call it quits can be a struggle. From time to time, most couples go through rough patches and periods that are tough, which can often lead to us wondering whether our marriage is doomed to fail or whether it’s just a […]

Kitchen Gadgets: Want or Need?

PixaBay.com   If you see a new kitchen gadget advertised, then it probably doesn’t take you long for the desire to set in.   You know you don’t technically need it. Not really. You have been managing fine without it and you’ve yet to light the house, or yourself, on fire – so you must […]

The Times You Should Back Away From The DIY

[ qimono // pixabay ]   The idea of DIY has been en vogue for decades now. Gone are the days when you needed to call in a contractor for every little job that needed doing around the house. We’re all a little more competent than that now. Aren’t we…?   Well, for the most […]

Thin Hair, Don’t Care!

If you watch the movies, looks at fashion adverts, or watch the hippest TV show, you will notice that all the women in them have one thing in common – thick, luscious hair! There seems to be no place in the media for women with thin and limp locks.   What happens if your hair […]