Happiness hacks to feed your mind

Tired? Overwhelmed? Tearful? Anxious? We know how it is, and send out group hugs. While 21st century living gives us so many more opportunities than ever before, it can also have a downside when it comes to your mental wellbeing. Expectations mean we are switched on 24/7, and let’s face …

Alcohol – The Skin Disruptor

As well as alcohol leaving you feeling dehydrated, sick and lethargic, the effects of one too many drinks are also visible on our skin and a real disruptor. Think about it, the day after you have had a few glasses of wine with your bestie, your skin might feel tight …

Start your day, the caffeine free way

The dark mornings and cold nights of winter, can make us feel that the only way we can start the day is with a strong cup of coffee, or two. While this isn’t the end of the world, it also isn’t the only way to feel energised first thing. Some …

Keep your memory sharp

Ever go upstairs and forgot what you went up for, only to remember when you are halfway down again? Gone to pick up your keys, and spent the next 15 minutes looking for them? Yes, us too. Staying sharp is important for many of us, and while memory can come …

Essential oils to help you sleep

Fed up because you can’t sleep? Tired everything from a warm bath, hot chocolate and having the window open? Well, why not give an essential oil a go? Available in many health food shops and chemists, essential oils are a fantastic way to help ease you to sleep the natural …

Go out and do something active this summer

With Rio just around the corner, what better time to get off the sofa and dive into sports? The NHS* says that to keep healthy, adults should try to be active daily and aim to achieve at least 150 minutes of physical activity a week through a variety of activities. …

Happiness Hacks

  There are some days when you just feel, well, a bit below par. Maybe you’ve got too much work on, haven fallen out with a friend or are unsure about the future after the Brexit news. You know what, that’s OK. You can’t be happy 100% of the time; …