Rugs UK. Measure Twice, Buy Once

My latest project has been to buy some new rugs (UK based). In an earlier post, I lamented about purchasing ones I had spent ages choosing. I then worried about whether the store was real. They canceled my order and credited the payment back to my credit card so my anxiety was short-lived. I always …
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A How to Make Money on Fiverr Selling Health and Lifestyle Skills

Today’s blog post is about how to make money on Fiverr by selling your health and lifestyle skills. Top Tip- do scroll down when you land on their page to see the range of categories. The range of services really is unbelievable and the prices even better. There is a price to suit every pocket. …
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Extreme Couponing UK- Can you Save Money?

Today a well-known newspaper published an article about how a lady had bought her shopping worth £630 for just £3! Wow, how amazing I thought until I read the whole article. It was in the USA! Is there an extreme couponing UK version so I can save lots of money. Sadly not but there are …
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Are Multi-Cookers Worth It? Do you really need one?

When my three children were growing up, I didn’t own a slow cooker but I did find my pressure cooker an absolute must-have. A quick blast of a pressure cooker and a meal was on the table quickly. I had time to use my oven to slow cook food: but I didn’t leave food cooking …
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Domain Names- How to choose one -Wisely!

Domain name disaster story. This blog starts with how not to choose a domain name. My message to anyone reading this, please do choose one wisely. Firstly, in a flash of inspiration, I conjured up a domain name. However, I spent very little time investigating its suitability. How lucky am I, managing to get the …
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How to Stay Motivated to Lose Weight and Earn Rewards

For many, the new year brings new resolutions to lose weight/ I have tried a couple of paid-for-famous plans in the UK and while they have worked the pandemic brings its own challenges to weight loss success. Eating healthily, sleeping well, and exercising are all great ways to improve mental health too. Read on to …
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My Greyhound is Suddenly Sick and the Wonders of Online Help

My co-writer has been quite poorly. Late Thursday evening she suddenly whimpered and threw up. My poor baby. I woke up during the night to the sound of her being sick again. In the morning, she was clearly unwell; she wouldn’t eat or drink. She kept on being sick and had diarrhea. The Wonders of …
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Brexit-Rules you Need to Know Before Posting Parcels from the UK

I wanted to send a parcel to a family member who lives in France and found out that from 29th December 2020, all gifts and goods that you want to send must be accompanied by a completed and signed customs form. You can print some of these forms (using this link) or you can go …
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eBooks for a Passive Income

In my search to find simple ways to supplement a pension, I thought about how creative many people are with out actually realising it. Traditionally, publishing your own book would be difficult; having to find illustrators, publishers and the like. The web has now opened up a whole new world, full of opportunities. You can …
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I could Swear!

I thought it would be easy to get a domain name, export my wordpress.com site and create a new site…..nothing has gone to plan. I researched what to do. I signed up to a hosting site and bought a domain through them to save me having to use a redirection. Good plan …that bit was. …
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