The future is bright. Technology and industry are moving ahead at a dizzying pace while education and healthcare are improving and people are better informed than ever on how to ensure their present and future health through exercise and proper nutrition. We’re far from a global utopia, but we have the foundation upon which to build a better future for ourselves. People are generally living longer and working in a broader range of industries where risk to health is limited. On paper, the millennial generation is doing great. The trouble is that the economic deck is stacked against them. Unlike… View Post

Last month as part of Afternoon Tea week I went to the Park Regis hotel at Five Ways, Birmingham to have afternoon tea. Food is served in their restaurant which has a modern classic look with views over the city.  Tea was English breakfast with as many refills as we wanted.  Firstly we were served an amuse Boucher; a salmon mousse served in a pastry scone. Sandwiches were: Cucumber and mint and Cream cheese Honey roast gammon ham with Dijon mustard Rare roast beef with Horseradish and tomato, brioche bun Smoked salmon and chive creme fraîche wrap Next were the… View Post

With house prices rising more people are starting to rent for longer periods. When you’re renting a house, it can be difficult to feel like it’s really your home. It’s just like living in somebody else’s house on a temporary basis. But if you decorate and furnish it right, you can make it your own. If you plan on renting for a while, making the house feel like your own permanent home is important. If you’re feeling out of place in your rental property, try these tips to put your own stamp on it. Get An Unfurnished Property Image Source… View Post

This week Superdrug have relaunched their charity campaign #FeelSuper in partnership with Protor And Gamble to raise £500,000 for Marie Curie.  On Tuesday I went to London to the press launch for the campaign which singer Frankie Bridge from The Saturdays is heading.  Until 17 October every purchase of a Proctor And Gamble product from Superdrug will trigger a donation to Marie Curie. “This is a really special charity which I’ve supported for many years and I’m very excited to be working with Marie Curie again through the #FeelSuper campaign. What I love about the campaign is that it’s so easy to… View Post

We’ve all seen The Great British Bake Off by now, and we know how all-encompassing and stressful it can be unless you’ve had your head in the fridge this entire time! Baking can be a big old stressy thing, especially if you’ve caught the baking bug and have decided to take on the challenge of baking for your little one’s birthday party, a baby shower, or if you are completely flabbergasted at the thought of you even volunteering to make 50 cupcakes for a bake sale. But you’ve come to the right place if you’re looking for ways on how… View Post