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6 OF THE BEST VEGAN MEAL KIT BOXES FROM LONDON’S TOP RESTAURANTS

Ideal for dining-out, in, anywhere in the UK. Just because you’re doing Veganuary doesn’t mean this month should be one of abstinence and self-denial. In fact, if you’re hoping to...

HOW TO MAKE RISOTTO IN 7 EASY STEPS

Let’s get something out of the way before we begin. To suggest the existence of a ‘right’ way to cook risotto is a dangerous, contentious claim. Italians with grandmothers...

10 IDEAL FOODIE DESTINATIONS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

New bucket list entry anyone? For many, last year’s announcement by Trip Advisor of its Top Ten Foodie Cities was a direct challenge to the intrepid and inquisitive amongst...

8 GREEN NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS TO HELP SAVE THE PLANET

Phew. In the midst of the mayhem of coronavirus, Trump, Boris, Brexit et al, you could be forgiven for forgetting an even more serious, impending doom. But climate change is...

7 IDEAL TIPS TO HELP YOU ON YOUR JOURNEY TO VEGANISM IN 2021

Veganuary is well and truly upon us, but this year, for many, the decision to go plant based may well last beyond January 31st. Indeed, veganism has never been...

5 IDEAL THINGS TO DO WITH YOUR LEFTOVER ONIONS & SHALLOTS

Wondering what to do with a glut of onions or shallots? You’d only need to have a passable interest in cooking to have experienced a vegetable drawer so stocked,...

5 PROACTIVE CHANGES TO HELP YOU ACHIEVE THAT FRESH START IN 2021

Ideal for rebooting your life. 2020 has been a tough year for everyone. And while we wouldn’t ever want to wish away the years, this is one which we’re certainly...

7 OF THE WORST WORKING FROM HOME DISTRACTIONS

...and the IDEAL solutions to help you stay focused when working remotely This just in; we are one distracted workforce. A survey recently published in HR Director Magazine reveals a...

6 MENTALLY STIMULATING THINGS TO DO AT HOME DURING LOCKDOWN

Ideal for those looking to fight off the boredom and keep their brains sharp in the coming months. Lockdown 2.0 has begun, and with it, a regression into our pyjamas...

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING WINES

Ideal for those looking to get to grips with beverage basics. In the most basic terms, wine is an alcoholic beverage made from a fermented juice of grapes. But as...

5 TIPS FOR PLANNING A VIRTUAL CELEBRATION THIS WINTER

Ideal for ensuring special occasions don't go unmarked this lockdown. With reports of the acceleration of the so-called second wave of Covid-19 and its resultant lockdowns, life is set to...

5 IDEAL TIPS FOR BALI INSPIRED INTERIOR DESIGN

  Are you tired of this lockdown limbo and wondering when you might feel the warmth and humidity of a tropical paradise again? Are you reminiscing over old holiday pictures...

8 CONSIDERATIONS IF YOU’RE THINKING ABOUT ADOPTING A DOG

Since the beginning of the pandemic, Battersea Dogs and Cats Home in London has seen a huge surge in interest recently resulting in the rehoming of more cats and dogs...

5 FREE STRESS RELIEF STRATEGIES FOR WINTER 2020

Ideal for those looking to let off some steam at home in the coming months. If the experts are to be believed, a Winter of discontent approaches. As if the...

5 WAYS TO MAKE WORKING FROM HOME EASY WITH APPS

Ideal if you’re looking for software which simplifies your work-from-home job. Despite the complaints about bad backs from hastily assembled offices, an ironing board which keeps collapsing, and the temptation...

5 TIPS FOR MAKING YOUR OWN JEWELLERY AT HOME

  Ideal for unleashing your creative side. Like so many, we’ve suddenly found there’s a pretty large amount of extra space in our diaries. Yep, that gaping hole is going to...

DIY FASHION: 6 WAYS TO CHEER UP OLD CLOTHES THIS AUTUMN & WINTER

  Ideal for giving your wardrobe a custom look this cold season. Ways to cheer up old clothes? We’ve got just the idea; tell them a joke!  Hmmm, extremely bad jokes aside,...

5 WAYS TO MAKE WEARING YOUR FACEMASK MORE FUN

First things first and straight off the bat; the science is unequivocal that wearing a mask helps prevent the spread of infection and could well save lives. That one’s...

5 TIPS FOR PRACTICAL, PRAGMATIC HOME WORKING THIS WINTER

Work from home. No, work from the office. Actually, work from Pret. Hang on a minute, you might be better off working from home, after all. Unless, of course,...

5 WAYS TO MAKE THE MOST OUT OF YOUR UK HOLIDAY HOME

Ideal for staycations aplenty in good old Blighty. Following foreign travel restraints due to the pandemic and blooming Brexit (yep, it’s still hanging over us) we’re set to see...

HOW TO PREPARE YOUR CAR FOR A LONG ROAD TRIP: 6 IDEAL CHECKS

There’s something wonderful about a long road trip, particularly in these uncertain times when socialising, congregating and the rest is mired in confusion. In a world where everything is...

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