Category: HOME & LIFESTYLE

Back to School Nostalgia

In the past, I have made no secret of my obsession with stationery. I have to be dragged away from the shops because they are all full to bursting with Back To School items, Academic Planners, and all sorts of fab stationery.   When I was at school we just had a standard pen, pencil,…

Just Rude !

This started out as a book review, but it really got me thinking about how rude people affect our lives. Also, a little courtesy doesn’t cost anything does it? They say that smiling is infectious but rudeness is too. A harsh comment can ruin someones day and they then go on to be rude to…

20 Things to Do With Lemons

Health and Beauty Benefits of Lemons I’ve had a really sore throat for the past few days and the only thing that I have found soothing is drinking lots of hot lemon and honey. It got me thinking about lemons and their health benefits but I found that this small citrus fruit has loads of other…

Colouring Books for Adults, Art Therapy

Colouring Books for Adults, Art Therapy I always loved colouring as a child and encouraged my daughter and nephews to colour so that I could join in. It was great to sit with them, chatting away about their day whilst creating a beautiful piece of artwork. Except…..children GO OVER THE LINES! It drove me CRAZY…

Cures for Hiccups

  We have all had bouts of hiccups (hiccoughs) or singultus as it is medically known and there is no definitive cure for them. It can be really annoying. Even unborn babies hiccup in the womb. What are hiccups and what are the most popular cures for them? What are hiccups? It is an involuntary contraction of…

Beautiful Bohemian Fashion Trends

I love the Bohemian style of clothes and home interiors but where does it originate from and what does it mean? Bohemian “A socially unconventional person, especially one who is involved in the arts” is the meaning according to the Oxford dictionary. Or a person originating from Bohemia which is in the Czech Republic. How…