How Convenience Has Taken Over Our Leisure Time

How do you like to spend your free time? Hanging out with friends would be many people’s first answer, but most would include hanging out online within that activity. Sure, we’d rather meet up face to face, but that’s not always possible, and talking online or via text is often far more convenient.

The Growing Problem Of Over-Cluttered Properties

For those who keep their properties looking spick and span at all times, the thought of clutter can seem horrific. And it’s easy to see why: clutter is anathema to someone who prefers a minimalistic and clean environment. But the reality is that over-cluttered properties are now growing in prevalence, in part as a result of the increase in the acquisition of consumer goods.

And in some cases, the problems can go to an extreme – with some people developing a medical problem known as hoarding. It’s no surprise, then, that solutions such as the “Marie Kondo method” or even firms specialising in the wholesale removal of junk are now out there. This blog post will explore the problem of over-cluttered properties, and look at how and why the problem might be tackled.

How To Stay Fit Forever: 7 Healthy Lifestyle Habits That Will Keep You Fit

We all know that a healthy lifestyle will make our lives healthier, happier and better. But with the fast-paced lives that we lead, we don’t get time to lead a ‘healthy lifestyle’. That actually isn’t the case – a healthy lifestyle doesn’t mean a constant diet or two hours at the gym every single day. A healthy lifestyle is all about consistency, for which you need to have consistently healthy habits. So, to ensure that you live a healthy life and adopt a healthy lifestyle, here are 7 healthy lifestyle tips that you need to inculcate in your day to day routine to stay fit forever.

5 Winter Workout Tips to Keep You Going

You are not the only one who likes to stay snug in the blanket for a little longer or have another cup of coffee or hot chocolate instead of heading out for a workout. This is one of the reasons why we tend to gain weight in the winters. Although it gets a little harder as the temperature drops, you can always do something to avoid giving away all the hard work you put in earlier.

Get The Most Out Of Your Living Room With Shutters

The living room is a key space in any home. It’s where we bring visitors to entertain, where we relax after a long day at work, or where the family flocks for a cosy movie night in. As it is one of the main rooms in the home, you want it to look the best it can possibly be. No matter your style, a great way of improving any of the rooms in the home is to get as much natural light in as possible. Window shutters are a great solution, and they can really give your living room the spruce-up it deserves.

The Best Manchester Areas for Awesome Nightlife

Home to one of the most iconic music scenes, stunning 19th/20th-century architecture, and even two Premier League football teams, it’s not a surprise that Manchester has one of the world’s best nightlife, too. 

Crowned the best UK city for a night out back in January, as well as the “wildest city” in the world, Manchester offers an impressive and varied nightlife scene. Helping to put ‘rave culture’ on the map in the early 1990s, Manchester boasts quirky bars, classic pubs and diverse nightclubs.

Cruises UK: The Reasons to Go on a Cruise Holiday

With the availability of many cruises UK deals, there are some great reasons why you should consider booking one.

Every year, while planning for a holiday, there are some dilemmas that are difficult to the shakedown. Plenty of discussions go into choosing a destination, booking the tickets, looking for an appropriate place to stay, and so on. However, with the rising popularity of cruise holidays, there is one more dilemma to deal with. Should you stick with traditional holidays? Or should you try something new and go on a cruise holiday? If you are one of those people, read on to find the reasons behind choosing cruises UK holidays.

5 Tips To Help You Create A Cohesive Look In Your Home

Our home is a place where we want to feel safe and relaxed. Whether we’ve been at work, out with the children or just got back from a hectic weekend away, there is nothing better than being able to put our feet up and rejuvenate. However, many of us often come home and start thinking about what we can do to make our homes feel more relaxing, or more finished. 

Tips on Keeping in Touch with Friends at Uni

Starting university life in an unfamiliar city can force you to meet new people and make new friends. But for many of us, the experience can lead to a little bit of homesickness, and it’s worth staying in touch with the friends you already have back home (or those who’ve gone to different universities). Let’s take a look at how.

Social Media

Almost by default, you’ll remain linked to your closest friends via your social network of choice – whether it’s Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. While this is an effective means of keeping tabs on everyone you know, it won’t provide you with the same level of interaction that you’re used to. Plus, some of your friends might not be on social media (unthinkable as that might seem to many). You can create a WhatsApp group to keep everyone close together.

Savvy Students: Ways to Save Money at Uni

Being a uni student in today’s economy is hard. Even if you’ve been lucky enough to have the fees to attend university covered, there’s still the cost of living to consider. 

The good news is, there’s lots of ways you can save money as a uni student. If you’re looking to get savvy with your money, below you’ll discover some of the best ways to save money at uni.

Save on transport

If you’re not staying onsite, the cost of travelling to university can be pretty high. Even if you are staying in student halls, you’ll still need to worry about the cost of travelling back home to see family and travelling around the area.