Water is something that many of us take for granted. We’re aware that there are places on earth that experience water shortages, but we largely assume that these can be attributed to either sweltering weather or poor supplies and infrastructure in developing countries. With so much rain, we don’t think that it’s something that we’ll ever have to think about in our country. Read more
All kinds of challenges come with raising a family. You have to juggle busy schedules, manage your household finances, keep your children out of harm’s way, and make sure they are entertained and happy. But one of the biggest challenges is looking after your family’s health. This is becoming harder and harder in the modern world. Children are constantly bombarded with fast food commercials, diverting video games, and the increasingly stressful pressures of exams and schoolwork.
It’s important to prioritise your family’s well being early on and develop healthy habits that your whole family can adopt. As a parent, you should set good examples by taking on the same good habits as your children. Here are a few simple ways to improve your family’s health. Read more
You’re likely reading this article because you’re fed up of living in the big smoke and long for countryside living. Despite its small size on a map of the world, Britain has plenty of areas that are rural and away from the hustle and bustle of major towns and cities.
There are a plethora of benefits to countryside living, some of which you can read about here on this blog. But, it’s worth mentioning that you’ll have to make some adjustments to your lifestyle depending on how rural you want to go. Read more
As human beings, we like to think we can’t be ‘programmed’ to do anything. We’re free spirits, nothing can truly get into our minds and force us to do something we don’t agree with. On the one hand, this is true, but on the other, this is what causes many of our ills in modern society. Routine is something that is welcomed by all living creatures. It gives us stability, consistency and we can achieve more if we stick to a plan. Losing weight is one of these issues that has galvanized the public because we’re told that there’s some new product that has ‘the secret’ to shedding all those pounds off our bodies. But it’s simply a marketing ploy, most of the time. What will work is a healthy lifestyle routine. Read more
Living in the country is entirely different from life in the city. For one thing, you probably don’t enjoy the services of Uber or similar services for making short trips. Deliveries will take longer and walking down narrow country roads with your shopping bags is not a good idea either.
Here are 4 benefits of owning a van when living in the countryside. Read more