How To Cut Down On Spending This Christmas (And Still Have A Great Time)

How To Cut Down On Spending This Christmas (And Still Have A Great Time)

The cost-of-living crisis is affecting many of us this year and inevitably it will have an effect on Christmas. Maybe you are worried about how you are going to afford to celebrate and buy presents, or you might be feeling down about the prospect of cutting back and missing out on some of …

3 Top Tips For Managing The Costs Of Horse Ownership

3 Top Tips For Managing The Costs Of Horse Ownership

Keeping a horse can cost as much as £3,500 per year. With expenses including food, ongoing care, and insurance requirements, this amount isn’t even difficult to justify. Yet, for keen owners who have always dreamt of horse ownership, these high costs can also be the thing that prevents a dream from becoming a reality. After …

8 Advantages of Ebooks over Paper Books

8 Big Advantages of Ebooks over Paper Books

Ebooks are a relatively new phenomenon. The first ebook was created in 1971 but ebooks didn’t become really mainstream until 2007 when the Amazon Kindle was launched. Before the late 20th century, there would be no discussion to be had – paper books were the only option for hundreds of years. New inventions are generally improvements …

How To Prepare For Moving Into Your First House

How To Prepare for Moving Into Your First House

Moving into your first house is a significant milestone in your life, especially if you are moving out from your parents or guardians for the first time. Whether you are moving out to live on your own, with friends or with a significant other, it can feel like an exciting, yet daunting step. As with …

An Eco-Friendly Clothing Haul - Charity Shops and Depop

An Eco-Friendly Clothing Haul – Charity Shops and Depop

This year, I have been trying not to make any unnecessary purchases, including clothes. I’ve also been trying to use up and clear out what I already have before buying any more. This has been going fairly successfully, however, the other day I gave in to the temptation to buy clothes. I was finding myself …

10 Affordable and Sustainable Stationery Picks For The New School Year

10 Affordable and Sustainable Stationery Picks for the New School Year

Sustainable food and fashion are hot topics in today’s world, but stationery is an area in which you wouldn’t necessarily think about sustainability. However, did you know that over 1.6 billion pens are thrown away every year? Most of these pens are made of plastic and are not easy to recycle, so they end up …