How Can You Apply For Credit?

Image Contrary to popular belief, there is no universal credit rating which seals your fate when it comes to finding lenders. There is no such thing as a blacklist, and every lender assesses you differently. What this means is that…

Year Of The Dog: Resolution Ideas For Your Pampered Pooch

(image) 2018 is the Year of the Dog in the Chinese calendars. So, while you are working through your own new year resolutions, maybe it’s time to consider your dog? While you can probably think of a few resolutions to…

The Role Of An Adult Parent

(Image Source) As most parents will tell you, time flies when you have kids, and the little ones you cherish so dearly will be all grown up in what feels like days. Throughout this time, you will have loads of…

#Let There Be Light – Photography competition @Urban Cottage Industries

I am always amazed at the capabilities of smart phones when it comes to photography, but I would really love to use a DSLR in the future to really capture the perfect picture. I was really pleased to hear about…

Getting Back On Track In January

Image It’s January. 2018 has finally arrived and we are all starting a clean slate for the year ahead. It is likely that during the last few months your finances have taken a bit of a beating with preparations for…

Why Is The Fantasy Genre So Popular?

If like me you have teenagers, you may have noticed that in the last few years the popularity of the fantasy genre has exploded. Fantasy used to be bulked together with science fiction but now there are books, films and…

Top Reasons to Visit London

Photo Credit As the second-most visited city in the world, London has more than its fair share of reasons to pay a visit. A vast metropolis that encompasses so much, you could visit multiple times and still wouldn’t be able…

Couples Finances: Joint Options to Consider

Image Credit: Pixabay There are lots of different ways to organise your finances as a couple and everyone has their own method for going about it. Perhaps you have a joint account as well as your own personal accounts, maybe…

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Social Media Influencer?

You’re awesome! Yes, you! If you’re reading this, you’re most likely a parent and that’s an incredible accomplishment in itself. You’ve dedicated your entire life to a tiny little person for whom the world is a proverbial oyster. The steps…

5 Meaningful Alternative Gift Ideas

Christmas is so close now that you can practically taste the turkey. While this is exciting for a lot of us, it can also be incredibly stressful if you haven’t yet thought of the perfect gift to give the ones…

Why Manchester Airport Is My First Choice

Over the years I have flown many times from Manchester airport. It has grown considerably since I experienced my first abroad holiday – back in the day! As a child I found the whole experience of flying very exciting and…