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Lauren

Life

Practical Tips to Improve Your Finances

Collaboration You might think the only way to improve your financial situation is to earn more money. That would be grand, of course, but another way is to manage what you have more effectively.  And that doesn’t necessarily mean cutting back on the nice things in life. You can make smarter choices in lots of different areas when you know exactly where money is going. Here’s how to start being the boss of money today: Track Spending It’s often the little spends that mount up behind your back. You’re just having a coffee with friends every day, for instance, but […]

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Family Life

Looking Out for Older Relatives – Top Tips

In collaboration with Age UK Mobility As the new year approaches, it’s often a time to take stock of the year that has passed. And well, 2020 has really been something hasn’t it? One year ago as I took stock of 2019 and looked ahead to 2020, I didn’t imagine a pandemic shutting down the world. But here we are, in the middle of a global pandemic. It’s been hard on many people, but particularly impactful on our older friends and relatives. Grandparents unable to spend time with grandchildren, families unable to enjoy Sunday roast together, people isolated in their […]

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Health & Fitness

5 Effective Ways to Get Rid of Headaches

Collaborative Post Headaches are a common problem but this doesn’t make them any less irritating. They can disrupt your working day and keep you up at night. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to relieve headaches, even without taking any medicine. The most important thing is to get to the root of the problem. If you can identify the cause of your headaches, you can prevent them once and for all. Here are five effective ways to get rid of headaches. Massage Massage is recommended as an effective treatment for headaches because it encourages healthy blood flow. It also relieves […]

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Pets

4 Pet Friendly Home Ideas For Winter

Collaboration We can put on layers, snuggle under a throw and woolly wear socks to keep ourselves warm in winter. Our pets, on the other hand, have to find other ways to stay warm. Ever found your dog or cat, suddenly acting like a magnet during the winter? They aren’t just showing their affection for you, they’re trying to borrow some of your body heat. They are cold and uncomfortable and without you acting as their radiator, their life is going to be miserable. So we’re going to show you some ways of making your home pet-friendly during winter. Strip rug During […]

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Home

Top Tips for a Warmer Winter Home

*collaboration* When the temperature starts dropping outside, people tend to scramble to make their indoor environments as warm as possible. Of course, this results in a huge spike in heating costs, which can be difficult for many families to bear. Taking this into account, let’s check out some of the ways that you can create a warmer winter home. Plan Your Heating Better  You want to set your thermostat to work when you need it to. A lot of us are spending more time indoors, which means that these hours may be longer than normal. If anything goes wrong along […]

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