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What To Wear For Your Job Interview

A job interview will always be one of life’s most nerve wracking events. You’ve done all the hard work, prepping and researching, rehearsing interview questions, arranging travel and transportation… and then you fall at the last hurdle – your clothes aren’t appropriate interview attire. You can be the brightest, most innovative person in the world […]


Britain’s Top 5 Countryside Holiday Destinations


When planning your next holiday, remember that there are plenty of fabulous destinations right on your doorstop. Here are my top 5 UK destinations to check out this year. 1. The Lake District, Cumbria   Place Fell Ullswater – fell walking / Wainwrights fell – #Cumbria #lakes — in the Lake District (@in_the_Lakes) […]


Make Valentine’s Day Special On A Budget


Valentine’s Day is the most romantic day of the year… and usually the most expensive. Restaurants bump up prices, florists mark up their bouquets and even the cost of chocolate rockets sky high. If you don’t have hundreds to spend on one evening, don’t worry. Remember that you don’t need to spend loads of money […]


How Gardening Can Increase Your Life Expectancy


According to a study published by the British Journal of Sports Medicine, having a potter around the garden can cut your risk of having a heart attack or stroke. The study, which was carried out on 4,232 people in Sweden, suggests that simply getting out into the garden is linked to a longer life expectancy in […]