On the High Street

Supermarket shopping do's and dont's

Supermarket shopping do’s and dont’s

No, we’re not talking about where to park, but how to make the most of your food budget. Supermarkets invest many thousands of hours and shed loads of cash in devising ways to get us to spend more in store. To avoid falling prey to their clever marketing ploys, you need to keep your wits

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DIY money saving tips

DIY money saving tips

We all know that dabbling in DIY can save you £££, compared with paying for a tradesperson. But did you know that HOW you DIY can save you money too? Smart home improvement enthusiasts know the tricks of the Do-It-Yourself trade. We’ve compiled our Top 5 Tips from their bank of knowledge here for you.

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How to be green on a budget

How to be green on a budget

Saving the planet is a fantastic concept, but when cash is in short supply our focus shifts to the detail of day-to-day living. It can feel like a challenge, simply getting through each week with food on the table and the bills all paid – the planet can wait! But deep down we all know

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Is technology making us lazy

Is technology making us lazy

There’s no doubt that technology has made life easier. It’s not difficult to see how advances in technology have made everything from getting around to household chores more simple and less time consuming. But do we rely too much on technology nowadays and has it made us lazy? Housework Automatic washing machines, dishwashers and fridge

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Tips to boost your self confidence

Tips to boost your self confidence

Most people could do with a bit of a self-confidence boost. Even those who appear confident on the outside will have niggles about themselves and aspects of their personality or body that they’d rather be more secure about. Self-confident people focus on the positives they have to offer and are convinced they have the ability

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how to be a budget gardener

How to be a budget gardener

Sprucing up your outside space and making it earn its keep need not cost the earth. And, what could be better than having a lovely view of happy plants from your window and outside your door? If you’re strapped for cash but keen to be green, read on for some tips on how to make

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