How look after your houseplants this winter

As well as looking pretty and bringing the outside, inside, houseplants can help improve air quality by trapping pollutants which means we can breathe more easily. However, just as you look after yourself when the winter sets in, you need to do the same for your plants, or they won’t …

Foods to boost your winter heath

Yes, you can have the flu jab, and take supplements, but if you want to keep coughs and colds away this winter, you may want to think about what you eat. The chilly days and dark nights might have you reaching for comforting cakes and sugary chocolate, but what you …

Get to sleep the easier way

The summer has gone which means those body melting temperatures and unbearable nights are no longer with us, but many people still toss and turn unable to get to sleep at night. Fear not, we have put together some simple tips that we hope will help you to fall asleep …

Top tips for good mental health

10th October is World Mental Health Day, so we’ve had a look at some ways you can look after yourself and deal with the ever-changing, always growing demands of modern-day life without suffering from burn out. Get plenty of sleep Sleep really is important for both physical and mental well …

Food that will feed your skin

If you want your skin to glow, ‘you are what you eat’ is so very true. Yes, it is important to have a good beauty regime in place and be sure to have facials when you can, but you need to feed your skin well if you want it to …

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 …