Do You Give Enough to Charity?

Ask yourself and answer honestly – do you feel as though you give enough to charity? Can you honestly say that you couldn’t give anything more to charity? However you answer that question, it is worth considering as we are always being asked to give more and more to charitable causes, all of which a worthwhile. According to a study…

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Don’t Fall Prey to a False Sense of Security: 7 Dangers of the Urban Environment to Be Aware Of

You could be planning to move to an urban area for some reasons. Maybe you’re promised a job, going to study in some college, or you want to experience the city lifestyle. And you may have been thinking the environment is very safe there. After all, about half of the population is living in the cities, so there’s no cause…

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Ways To Make Your Life A Little Easier

Ok, so there’s no denying it, we definitely do make our lives harder for ourselves. One minute we’re rushing around doing one thing, the next we’re having a mental breakdown over something else. It’s the cycle of life that is being a human being… or is it? Of course it isn’t. There are so many little shortcuts in life that…

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What are the benefits of home security cameras?

With the darker evenings, and it coming up to Christmas, this time of year sees and increase in burglaries. The darkness acts as cover and hides the petty criminals. But what can you do to protect your home? Home security cameras are a fantastic option. In fact as well as helping you to protect your home, home security cameras include…

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How To Cope When The Unexpected Happens

Life can be full of surprises, and not all of those surprises are good. You may have just got fired from a job or going through a divorce with family solicitors involved. Having to deal with the unexpected is something will all have to do at some stage in our life. So how do you cope with it when it…

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World Kindness Day 2018 with the Humble Brush

Today is World Kindness Day. What is World Kindness Day? – It’s a day celebrated annually on 13th November. On this day, participants attempt to make the world a better place by celebrating and promoting good deeds and pledging acts of kindness, either as individuals or as organisations. Will you be doing anything for World Kindness Day? I’ve sorted out some baby…

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Tips On How To Overcome The Winter Blues

The clocks went back an hour at the weekend, and this brought darker evenings. Along with Winter comes the Winter blues, which is also known as seasonal affective disorder (SAD). It can affect people of any age, including children. Symptoms of SAD are similar to other forms of depression, including feelings of hopelessness, lack of concentration, and social withdrawal. Other signs of the…

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Witch way will you die? Quiz reveals whether you’d survive the Witch Trials

Inspired by the Witch Trials around the world such as the Salem Witch Trials and the Bideford Witch Trials – the last known site for hanging for witchcraft in England, a new interactive test discovers whether you’d actually survive the trials and what your punishment would be. Extensive historical research of the traits that led people to be identified as witches, and accounts…

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Preventing Wind Damage to Your Roof

The weather has been getting noticeably more intense over the past few years in the UK, while there are plenty of theories on why the weather has been fluctuating to greater extremes, from global warming to climate change. Whatever the cause, it creates havoc for us every year as we are left to pick up after. Because of this, we’ve…

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5 Essentials To Prepare Before You Propose To Your Loved One

If you are soon to be popping the question to your fiancée, there are many things to consider. It is at times like this when things often get overlooked, as we prepare for this most challenging of occasions and in order to ensure the right outcome, here are some essentials to cover when you propose marriage prior to the big…

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Living DNA – Your DNA Adventure Has Begun

A few months back I received a DNA kit through the post from Living DNA. I find it really exciting learning about family ancestry, family trees and knowing where you come from. Now my dad and aunt have gone, plus having no grandparents on either side, I have no other older family members to chat to regarding the family history. I’m…

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6 Questions You Should Ask Before Selling Your House

Selling your house can seem like an overwhelming task. In fact I would go on to say it’s one of the most stressful things in life. So you want to be sure you’re doing everything right, to get the best price for your home and to sell it quickly. Here are six questions to ask yourself before you sell your…

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What Are Your 3 Main Options If Your Ex Stops Paying Alimony?

If you are divorced and your ex stops paying alimony, what do you do?  There are various avenues you can take to ensure your ex continues paying their alimony as requested. Here are three main options you can consider. Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash Talk to Your Ex This is the first and most straightforward approach to ensuring your ex still pays their…

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