How to cut down on your plastic

Not a day goes by without the media reporting on the wide-spread problem of plastics clogging landfills, polluting seas and killing wildlife. While you might not think that you can personally do anything to change the situation, the reality is, if we all make small changes, it could have a big …

How to heal a hangover

Nothing says welcome to a new year than a hangover! A splitting headache, feeling sick, being sick, suffering with dizziness and sweats, as well as those oh so embarrassing flashbacks to the night before, can all be the consequence of drinking too much. The problem with alcohol is that while …

Keep calm, it’s only Christmas

Say ‘Christmas’ to a friend and you either get a smile or a look of sheer horror, depending on how organised they are, and what they have left to do before the big day. Let’s face it, Christmas is meant to be fun, not a big ball of cash strapped …

Get Your Vitamin D Fix this Winter

With the much hoped Indian summer looking unlikely as the end of September fast approaches, it would seem winter is on the way. As well as swapping maxi dresses for jeans and flip-flops for Uggs, this is also the time to start thinking about getting enough Vitamin D to keep …

50 easy things to do to make you happy

Bogged down, tired, stressed? Many of us feel this way as life is busy, schedules are full and the nights are drawing in. Don’t feel mad, sad or bad, instead take a leaf out of our book and do something easy today that will make you feel great. Go for …

The real reasons you are tired

Getting plenty of sleep but still always feel exhausted? We all have busy lives that can make us tired but you would be amazed at how some of the little things you do (and don’t do) can exhaust you mentally and physically and make getting through the day a chore. …

Healthy food shopping the savvy way

We are constantly seeing more and more reasons to eat more healthily, but it isn’t always the cheapest option. Don’t let the cost put you off, instead look at small changes you can make so you can then reap the rewards. Get the basics in If your kitchen cupboard is …

Top Tips for Glowing Winter Skin

We know it’s still winter and the sun keeps hiding behind deep, dark clouds but you can still have glowing, healthy skin whatever the weather. We have some easy to follow tips that will have you looking, and feeling, a million dollars before spring arrives. Go pro with sunscreen You’ve …

Keep Calm this Christmas

  For many people, Christmas is happy time and offers the chance to relax and catch up with family and friends. But for others it can be very stressful and almost dreaded. Old behaviour patterns emerge, stress levels rise and our ability to cope flies out the window along with …