Enjoying Essex

Are you looking for things to do in Essex? This is a great county of contrasts, a wealth of history and modern day attractions and a beautiful mix of countryside and sea. Here are some top things to do when you arrive in the county. Colchester Zoo is one of the top 20 zoos in […]

Brilliant Bouquets

Busy planning your big day? There is so much to get through, from who to put on the guest list to what colour dresses should your bridesmaids wear. As you get bogged down in all the fine detail of wedding planning, it can be quite easy to overlook the flowers. Your dress will be your […]

Everything you need to know about men’s underwear

Underwear may not seem like a glamorous topic, but it can affect how comfortable and confident we feel in our clothes overall. There may be numerous adverts in the media that emphasise fashionable underwear on models, but in reality, we should emphasise the fit, quality, and suitability for our lifestyle. Image Credit By getting informed […]

WWT Slimbridge – Sir Peter Scott’s Legacy

Sir Peter Scott is widely regarded as one of the most influential figures in British conservation. He has been described by Sir David Attenborough as ‘The patron saint of conservation’. Greatness and an interest in nature was in his blood, as the son of Antarctic explorer Captain Scott – who died when he was just […]

Make Christmas More Magical

For many people, Christmas is a time to be at home with the family. Many have a routine and arrangements that are stuck to every year, and this can work well. But for many people, growing families, families dividing, and the additional commitments of partner’s family and friends to consider, it is easy to see […]

Keeping it current

If you have had a website for a while, you might think it could do with some updating. If you are rebranding or introducing a new logo, then for consistency, your website should mirror these changes. There are many reasons for re-designing: The need to stay current and engaging Wanting to change the way your […]

Can furniture be art?

A growing number of collectors, museums and gallery owners seem to think so. Collectors are paying for contemporary, hand-crafted pieces of furniture as an investment in the future. Museums have often only exhibited antique furniture but more and more are commissioning their own contemporary works for display.

How to Clean Your Home for Winter

There’s something about crisp, chilly winter that makes hunkering down in a cosy, warm home with friends and good food that is oh so appealing. You will want to seal in the heat, but not with months of dust of debris that probably blew in and accumulated over the summer months. Sometimes inside the home […]

Financial advisor or tech entrepreneur?

In aiming to provide better services for clients, some financial advisors have moved from a role where they are producing detailed analyses and reports to developing software that generates the answers to customers’ big questions. Image Credit Many companies that provide financial software today, such as Riskalyze or Orion Advisor Services, came into being because […]