I love the afternoon teas at Malmaison. Last summer I came with a friend to try their afternoon tea and really enjoyed it. I also came with friends to try their festive afternoon tea. Again this was lovely.  Malmaison have just introduced their new summer afternoon tea menu and clearly this new menu was something I was eager to try out. While our table was being prepared we had a cocktail in the lounge. Their cosmopolitan was lovely and was served with some delicious spicy nuts; the the right taste of spice. For the savoury course the new menu includes…

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Whether you are on the property ladder or not, it’s important to know how to maximise the value of your home. Home improvements can be a worthwhile investment, but choosing the right type of renovation is key. Luckily there are some fabulous solutions for you to choose from without having to spend the big bucks! Assess the costs You need to get a decent return on your investment when it comes to selling, so it’s important not to overspend. If the average house in your neighbourhood is worth £200,000, then your house won’t sell for double the price – no…

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Real estate has always been considered a solid investment because the supply of property is always limited. In addition to that, another benefit you get from investing in property is that you can use leverage when you’re investing in real estate. This means by just a small outlay of cash you can control a much larger investment. Technically, there are only two differences in private and commercial real estate investment – cash flow and the way you obtain mortgages on the property. Here in this article we’ll talk about the two main differences and some other minor differences in these…

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When you think of visiting the US, what springs to mind? Odds are you’re probably thinking about New York, California or Florida, right? Image: Flickr There are some truly amazing destinations in the US that could offer more than you know, and Phoenix, Arizona is certainly one of them. As America’s fifth largest city, it has plenty to offer and is an excellent place to plan your next travel adventure. Take a look at five reasons why you should visit Phoenix. The Weather Phoenix is a great destination if you’re a sun worshipper. The winters are mild, and the summers…

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Last year I wrote this post with 25 ideas for blog posts for lifestyle bloggers.  Even now some 15 months on it is still one of my popular blog posts.  I’m always jotting down ideas for blog posts and this list really is endless. Here are a further 25 more blog post ideas I’m hoping will inspire you: Bucket List this Time Next Year  5 Things I’m Looking Forward This Summer Your Favourite Social Media Platform My Blogging Goals How To Stay Motivated Your Favourite Twitter Party 5 Bloggers You Admire Pet Peeves Write A Letter To Your Future Self…

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