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50 Ways to Relax Without Spending Money

Whether it’s exotic holidays or timesaving takeaways, paying to relax or ease the pressure of our daily routine means big business for those who are on the receiving end — and money misery for those of us who just want an easy life. When you’re stuck in a rut, it can take a major jolt […]

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DIY Winter Décor

  While most home décor stays the same year round, there is something magical about the wintertime that begs for a scheme all its own. Whether it’s the fresh sheets of winter snow or the extra time off from work to spend at home, now is a great time to try out some new DIY […]

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Common Billing Errors and How to Spot them

Earlier this year, an energy supplier overcharged almost four million households, amounting to nearly £300 million in excess fees.1 Bill errors such as these are very common and certainly not limited to energy suppliers. Mobile, internet, credit cards — each of these has room for error that could cost you a sizable amount over time. […]

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Fun and Spooky Movie Night Snacks for Your Halloween Party

When the air cools down, the wind begins to howl and there is an eerie feeling in the air, you know it’s time to get spooky! Halloween is the perfect time of year to gather together and watch classic horror films or fun hair-raising adventures with friends. Getting scared can make you work up an […]

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10-Minute Stress Management Techniques

Everyone suffers from stress in some regard, whether it’s work-related or personal. In a world where we’re expected to juggle tight timelines at work, complete an overwhelming amount of tasks at home and maintain steady relationships, it’s no wonder we feel pressured. Stress can take a toll on us emotionally and physically over time. Get […]

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Europe’s Best Street Food

One of the very best ways to experience a new culture when you’re travelling is experimenting with street food. The flavours tell the story of local agriculture, climate and cooking — it’s a wonderful way to absorb different cultures. Street food is also a great way to eat on a budget, allowing you to sample […]

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12 Classic Sauces and How To Make Them

12 Classic Sauces and How To Make Them

A little sauce can get you a long, long way. Whether you’re trying to rescue a culinary disaster, or just to spice up something bland you cooked on a budget, knowing how to throw together half a dozen common ingredients can make all the difference when it comes to keeping the kids happy or impressing […]

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Grocery Shopping Hacks

Grocery Shopping Hacks

Grocery shopping is a task that we must do, but that doesn’t mean we can’t practice some control over each excursion to the market. There are dozens of ways you can shop smarter before, during and after your trip to the market. Here are our favourite tips to help you save and still get all [...]
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Uses for Old Blue Jeans

Uses for Old Blue Jeans

When you find a pair of jeans you feel good in, it’s hard to let them go — even when they wear out or go out of style. Don’t let old jeans stack up! Give them new life with one of these great DIY projects.

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Plan the Ultimate Staycation

How to Plan the Ultimate Staycation

Rules For a Better Staycation: Take off of work and cancel other obligations. Treat this like any other holiday and isolate yourself from any professional or social responsibilities. Fitting in work and to dos amongst fun activities isn’t a holiday — that’s everyday life. Complete all the chores you normally do around the house. Start off [...]
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