We were invited last week to sample the new panasian menu at Aluna in the Mailbox, Birmingham.  The restaurant is situated at the rear of the Mailbox right by the canal and is easily accessible through The Mailbox or a 5 minute walk along the canal from Broad Street.  We were hown to our table in the lusious decorated resturant side, The room is divided in to two with the resturant one side and a bar the other which serves a range of wines and amazing show stopping cocktails, imagine fire and smoke!  There is also and seating area with… View Post

Source One error is all it takes to throw your career off track. This does not merely refer to making the sort of mistake that could see you overlooked in the workplace or, even worse, lose your position. It also relates to mistakes that jeopardise your professional happiness. After all, your career is not just about how you perform in the workplace but how you feel. You are going to spend the majority of your life working, so you need to be happy. With that in mind, continue reading to find out more about the common career mistakes you need… View Post

The lovely people at Biscuiteers’ sent me a box of their fruit iced vanilla biscuits to try.  Biscuiteers are a London based company run by husband and wife team Harriet Hastings and Stevie Congdon.  Buscuiteers’ launched in Autumn of 2007 with their amazing mission staement: ‘Why send flowers when you can send biscuits instead?’ Having tried this beautiful fruit basket of biscuits I really do agree with this mission staement although the odd bunch of flowers won’t go amiss every now and then. The fruit basket contained 16 iced vanilla biscuits which were carefully packaged in a keepsake metal tin.  The… View Post

Source In spite of every pack containing serious warnings and descriptive images about the carcinogenic and other derogatory health impacts that smoking can have on human health, millions of people in the United Kingdom still smoke cigarettes on a daily basis. It is easy to call it a bad habit and be done with it, but the truth is more complex than that. Smoking is a physical and psychological addiction which is easy to adopt but extremely hard to get rid of. However, it is possible to lose the habit and repair some of the damage before it’s too late.… View Post

Over the past 18 months I have seen that there are so many things going on in my life that needed to change.  I’m aware some of these things are out of my hands and no matter what I say or do, I con’t control the actions of some people.  I’ll admit, it baffles me why they are doing what they are doing and their actions have made me ill, ill enough to have to be admitted to hospital.  I have a number of long term chronic health conditions and they don’t react well to stress.  Someone is hell bent… View Post

There are tons of reasons to choose a cruise vacation for your next getaway. Cruising through the waters of the world gives you a chance to experience the wonders of the wide open ocean – the vibrant colors of the sunrise each morning and sunset each evening against the blue waters is enough reason to book a cruise today. There is something special about travelling by boat to exciting international destinations, and it doesn’t hurt that cruises offer some of the best values when it comes to travelling, and discounts are often easy to find. Cruises cater to everyone, and… View Post

Pxhere There will come a time in anyone’s life where they begin to question themselves. They will look in the mirror and immediately start picking out all of the things they don’t like, and how they would change them in a heartbeat if they could. The thing is, while there’s nothing wrong with wanting to improve yourself by getting fit and healthy, it’s very easy to obsess over things that shouldn’t be obsessed over, and that’s because we all have our own list of insecurities. This is perfectly normal and happens to everyone, but having said that, it doesn’t make… View Post