15ct gold swooping swallows brooch
Lifestyle

5 Reasons why antique jewellery is a great choice

When it comes to buying jewellery, I have to say that I always choose to buy antique pieces where possible. Not only do they look absolutely beautiful, but they have an added history to them too, making them far more appealing to me than items that have only just been made. I’m certainly not alone …

CBD and how it can help you sleep
Health & Wellbeing

CBD and how it can help you sleep

I’ve suffered with sleep issues for the last ten years or so, but they’ve recently got worse. I think I can trace my sleep issues back to the birth of my middle child, she was always a poor sleeper and I’m convinced that the constant broken nights have left their mark for me. Whilst she …

3 truths about long distance relationships
Health & Wellbeing

3 truths about long distance relationships

Over the last few months, many couples have been forced into what may as well be a long distance relationship. The lockdown forced upon us due to the Covid-19 pandemic meant that even if you lived in the next street to your partner, you couldn’t see them – they may as well have been on …

How to save for a once in a lifetime trip
Travel

How to save for a once in a lifetime trip

Planning a once in a lifetime trip takes some doing, but it really is worth it. Whether you’re hoping for a trip to sunny Australia, or a family vacation to Florida, you’ll need to spend some time planning ahead. Budgeting and saving money is a huge part of planning any big trip, no matter where …