December 14, 2018 | Repair, Re-use & Recycle |
As awareness of plastic and non-recyclable packaging becomes more prominent, conscious consumers are looking for different ways to reduce single-use waste. Each Christmas the UK throws away enough wrapping paper to stretch around the world nine times! (Source: The Telegraph). Wrapping paper with glitter or foil decoration can’t be recycled so has to go into general waste, so it might look great but goes straight in the bin after use. Take a look at some alternative ways to wrap or present your presents and do your bit to help save the environment!
December 7, 2018 | Money Saving Tips |
If you’re exceptionally organised and have already got your Christmas presents and most of your Christmas meal sorted, well done! However if you’ve still got loads to buy and are looking for ways to stretch your budget, take a look at these tips to help you become a savvy shopper.
December 3, 2018 | Personal Care |
With the dark nights and cold weather in the autumn and winter months, staying healthy (or trying to be) can become a chore. We can also feel more lethargic in these months so it’s important to keep our energy levels up to help ward off cold and flu viruses. Find out some of the ways you can plough through these months and get a warm winter glow!
November 23, 2018 | Competitions |
Treat your loved ones this Christmas and enter our competition to win £200 worth of Love2Shop vouchers. The vouchers are redeemable in over 20,000 stores, restaurants and attractions and remember to enter before 3rd December, so you don’t miss your chance!
November 9, 2018 | Washing Machines |
During the cold and blustery autumn and winter months, drying clothes outside becomes much more difficult. If you have a tumble dryer, clothes drying is less of a hassle, with the exception that most of your clothes can actually go in the dryer. However if you don’t own a tumble dryer, drying clothes indoors on racks and radiators is your only option. Take a look at our tips for drying clothes indoors.
November 2, 2018 | DIY & Home Improvement |
As the clocks have gone back and the nights start to get darker earlier, protecting your home is even more important. There are steps you can take to safeguard your home and make it less of a target. Learn more in our top tips.
October 26, 2018 | Cooking & Kitchen |
If you’re a fan of a certain baking show, these hacks can help you in the process of creating some showstoppers! As half-term is also around the corner, you can whip up some treats with your family and show what a baking pro you are.
October 12, 2018 | Repair, Re-use & Recycle |
You’ve probably seen the headlines about the huge amount of plastic waste (approximately ten million tonnes) that ends up in our oceans each year. This single-use plastic is harmful to marine life and has a devastating impact on the environment. Take a look at some of the steps we can take to reduce our personal plastic footprint.
October 5, 2018 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
As the weather starts to become colder and more autumnal, it’s important to prep and tidy your garden. No matter how big or small your garden is, taking steps to prepare it for winter will ultimately help it look its best when spring comes around! Learn more about maintaining your garden for the coming months.
September 28, 2018 | DIY & Home Improvement |
Decluttering the home is a job we tend to put off mostly because it requires time and a lot of effort. However as we are at the start of autumn, it’s the perfect time to put away spring and summer items you won’t be using for the next few months and tidy up areas that are particularly messy. Find out tips on what you can do with clutter and items you no longer use.