We’ve all heard the notorious horror stories of 10p noodle diets and the ability to be completely skint yet find money to attend every £1-a-pint night in town. Hey, students! That’s the life (on average) 2.5 million choose to live every year! Sure, the academic side of uni is fantastic…   Read More ...

Trying to organise a successful bash that offers guests something a little different from the other parties and events they are being invited to can be intimidating. As a host, you want your party to be fresh, unique and make guests feel that they are glad they attended. Apart from   Read More ...

Behind every good dish is a good cook (and a flipping good cooker!) So, whatever your culinary skills in the kitchen, get your creative juices flowing. Stop worrying how it will turn out and enjoy the process of cooking up a disastrous mess or a tasty masterpiece. Cooking is often   Read More ...

Your wedding should be the happiest day in your life and for that to become reality, you need to plan plan plan! Organisation and perfect planning really is the key to success and will have all your guests in awe of you and your event…with forward thinking it really will   Read More ...

For the ultimate in entertaining, the home bar is something many aspire to; the perfect place to invite your friends over for convivial drinks, to watch the big match and more, without worrying about unwanted attention from strangers, or about having to get a taxi home afterwards. However, there’s a   Read More ...

Almost everyone has met or heard of someone who has managed to reach dieting goals. It is only human nature that we will envy these admirable results, and many people will try to emulate these efforts to accomplish such highly regarded achievements themselves. A combination of the ‘perfect body’ portrayed   Read More ...

The Garden is an extension of the home that Britain’s really cherish, in many cases taking great pains to ensure that they are properly cared for. It does seem strange though that we lavish so much attention on getting our garden just right when, due to the inclement weather we   Read More ...

With the New Year rapidly approaching, we can find ourselves ever more frustrated with the ins and outs of our lives. New Year’s resolutions often prompt us to take a good hard look at the areas of our lives that we aren’t happy with, but why do we wait till   Read More ...

Whatever the size of a restaurant it is important for it to maximise the efficiency of your business in order to get the best possible return on your investment. Whether your restaurant has four tables or forty here are three simple steps to follow that will ensure that you have   Read More ...

Christmas can be stressful to organise. If you’re having a house full, there’s plenty of preparation to do including cleaning, the food shop, and arranging accommodation for guests. Further issues can arise when you realise that some of the guests have particular allergies or dietary requirements that require you to   Read More ...