When it comes to precious metals, most people instantly think about gold and silver here – they’re the oldest precious metals and have always been a safe bet, after all. This has left platinum and palladium on the sidelines, but in actual fact, palladium did better than silver, gold and platinum in 2016 and 2017.… View Post
Growing up I couldn’t tell you what (or even if) Easter egg my mum bought me each year. I can, however, tell you that in the weeks leading up to Easter we’d head out in search of the perfect Easter outfit.… View Post
Life is a journey and sometimes we never know just what is around the corner. That’s part of the excitement, but it’s also the risk of not knowing exactly what can happen which creates that… View Post
Many events indicate “smart casual” whether informal corporate, personal social occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries or cocktail parties. However, it can cause an element of stress when you are instructed that the event is going… View Post
We all love a little sweetness to sweeten our day and make things taste a little more luxurious and enhance its flavour. Sometimes though it can be hard if you are trying to take a healthy outlook on life and cut down on your sugar intake.
Sugar really is everywhere and it’s sometimes hard to avoid it. There are lots of different sources of sugar which we sometimes don’t even think about. One of the biggest sources of sugar in our diet, however, is sugary drinks which are linked to a huge increase in calorie consumption and ultimately also an increase in type 2 diabetes and dental decay.… View Post
No matter where you are in the world, fashion remains distinct. Parisians are praised for their tailored, effortless fashion, while Spanish ladies have mastered smart-casual styling and New Yorkers are known for their relaxed, edgy looks — but how do English ladies fair?… View Post
Exercising both our body and mind are important to stay fit and healthy, but in an age where computers and the internet dominate our lives, it’s increasingly difficult to get our kids out and about, getting the amount of exercise they need and focussing their minds on something other than a screen.
This is where family activities can help. Nobody wants to insist their children play a sport they don’t want to for them to remain physically fit, nor force them to carry out mental exercises designed for Albert Einstein to make sure their minds are getting a thorough work out as well.… View Post
Are you looking for a breakfast booster that will keep you going until lunchtime? Why not make your own granola which is crunchy and sweetly satisfying yet lower in calories than shop-bought brands. Add your favourite nuts, fruit and seeds to create your own flavour combination and texture.… View Post
Instead of purchasing unhealthy, high-calorie snack bars for lunchbox treats or snack time. Why not make your own muesli bars, which are lower in calories than the leading brands. Using oats, apricots, bananas and seeds… View Post