See you again in the Spring

Each year throughout the world thousands of birds move from one place to another usually as a result of the temperature changes or movement of their natural food sources. Unfortunately, birds and other animals have to rely on the natural changes in the earths meteorological systems in order to keep themselves both warm and cool …

Why you might need a Wedding Planner

You might not think you can afford to hire a wedding planner, but the question you should be asking, is can you afford not to? Planning a wedding is a time-consuming, daunting and exhausting task. Unfortunately, the world doesn’t stop for you to plan it either. You still have to go to work etc. A …

Avoiding School Bus Accidents

Now that schools are back in session, school buses loaded with kids of all ages are traveling on roads across the country. More than half of all school age children take the school bus to and from school each day. Throughout the country, school buses transport approximately 25 million children each day in the United …

How to clean a laminate floor

The laminate flooring is an increasingly common alternative in homes and offering stylish and beautiful result at a reasonable cost. However, there is a fundamental point to take into account when installing this type of floor, and that is that it warrants special care to ensure proper maintenance and durability, with cleanliness being a prominent …

The romance behind log cabin living.

Log cabins have log been a staple as a building choice in the United States and many European Countries. They have since gained in popularity both as holiday home options as well as permanent dwellings. One of the reasons they have been enjoyed for such a long period of time is because of the possibility …

Adding Oak to your Home

Many homeowners choose to build with oak due to its strength, warmth and sheer attractiveness. There is nothing quite like designing with a classic, traditional and natural material like oak. Not all of us our blessed with the budget to build an entirely new home from the wood, but there are still plenty of ways …

When whale music saved an entire planet

I am not afraid to admit that I am a big star trek fan. To be fair it would probably be more accurate to say that I am a sci-fi fan. I have watched many series and films from Star Trek and Star Wars through to Farscape and Battlestar Galactica. One particular film that always …

Is your HGV insurance premium competitive?

Finding insurance for your heavy goods vehicle (HGV) can be much more of a hassle than for a standard car or van, meaning that it can become easy to stick to the insurance you already have; however, with changing policies and more companies now offering insurance for large vehicles, now is the time to see …

Spirit-based drinks see increase in popularity

Drinking habits change over time as old favourites fall out of fashion and new trends appear on the scene. After several decades of increasing popularity for wine, there have been some changes in the habits of British drinkers. Recent figures reveal UK drinkers are increasingly turning to spirits and moving away from wine and beer. …

Planning a Summer Festival

Summer is here and with it comes the annual staging of many an outdoor festival event. Whether it’s a huge, global event like Glastonbury or a smaller, local affair – us Brits love a good outdoor event. They are great at uniting communities, showcasing new and existing talent and celebrating art and music. Planning such …