How to get red carpet ready

The award season is well and truly under way and we are constantly seeing Hollywood stars on the red carpet, looking amazing. While you might not have the budget and entourage of an A-lister, we have had a look at how you can look red carpet ready, any time! Be …

How to beat Christmas cabin fever

Christmas all about fun and food, family and friends, but it can also be a time for frustration and dare we say it, irritation if cabin fever sets in. There is no doubt that if you spend a whole week stuck in the house stuffing Quality Street and drinking your …

Beat The Christmas Hangover

Even if you’re not a massive drinker, the overindulgence at Christmas time is enough to make any of us feel like we’ve woken up with a hangover, and no-one needs to be dealing with a hangover at this time of year! When we were younger, a quick Drive-Through breakfast and …

Beat the Bloat

As well as the parties, presents and more parties, at Christmas there seems to be the feeling that we have to eat and drink all we see! While it is nice to enjoy festive food and the odd tipple, going mad at the buffet table isn’t great for your waistline, …

Keep your health game up, this winter

Let’s face it, winter isn’t the easiest time to stick to a healthy diet and fitness plan, however hard you try. With changeable weather, festive events and naughty treats putting sleigh sized obstacles in the way, it is hardly surprising that even our best intentions can get lost in the …

Why Salt Could Be Good For You After All

We are so used to being told to hold the salt because it is bad for our health, that is exactly what we do. But, stop, maybe it isn’t as evil as we have been led to believe.  While we agree that adding too much salt to our food can …

Beat the Post Lunch Slump

We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but if you don’t fuel up properly at lunchtime you will be reaching for a coffee by mid-afternoon and may well feel exhausted hours before it’s time for bed. We have had a look at the best lunchbox …

Top tips for great hair

Many of us, wash our hair while we are in the shower, blast it with the dryer, style with tongs or straighteners, tie it back with a band and then wonder why it doesn’t look glossy like the celebrities on the red carpet. While you can’t have Vidal Sassoon on …

Summer wardrobe staples

If you are ready to ditch the heavy sweaters of winter as the temperatures rise, but don’t quite know what to swap them for, we are here to help. The shops might be full of summer styles, but don’t go overboard and max out your credit card in a rush …

Hydration hacks for the summer

There is no denying that summer is well and truly here. Hot days and balmy nights see us swapping jeans for shorts, jumpers for strappy dresses and forget boots, it’s all about flip-flops right now. While all the glorious Vitamin D boosting sunshine may leave you with a healthy glow, add …