A potted tale of St Patrick

Come the 17th of March 432AD, Ireland and the many parts of the world with a strong Irish connection (New York and Chicago being two examples) go crazy in their celebration of the Patron Saint. There are parades and displays of everything Irish (or at least an approximation) and everyone can trace some ancestor back…

How animals can make for the perfect companions

Human beings are naturally social creatures, and for many people, there is a direct link between how many people they get to interact with and their overall sense of wellbeing. Of course, this doesn’t take into account personal preferences or personality types such as introverts, which may naturally be more comfortable spending time on their…

Famous seats of power

The chair that you sit in projects power. It might not seem like  but the right t0 sit at the “head of the table” has always been seen as a way to convey authority. The chair is one of those ways of letting everyone know that you are in charge. Here are some famous chairs…

How is Gin made?

Gin is one of the most foremost spirits in the world. It is the basis for many cocktails and as part of a mixer. Indian Tonic water, a carbonated mixer, remains the most chosen type to put with it. However, Orange juice, Ginger ale and lemonade are also popular choices. As with any clear spirit…

How To Prevent Climate Change

It can be unnerving hearing about climate change in the news so often, and whilst there is a sense of urgency for big companies using, producing and funding fossil fuels to change, the average individual won’t find much use in worrying. If you are proactive about being climate-conscious and helping the environment, then you only…

Getting your Household Finances Sorted out

Something that could really help to plan for your future as well as your family’s future is overhauling your finances. This is a great way to make savings and is something that can really help you to save more money. You could also get the advice of a professional such as these Accountants Swindon based…

How To Make the Most of Your Retirement

Retiring can be exciting but you may also find that the freedom you have been waiting so long to have, is also quite daunting. It can be easy to fall into a routine where you don’t really do any of the things you dreamed of doing. Many also find themselves over-committing in an attempt to…

Preparing to move to a park home

Moving into Residential Park Homes For Sale like those from Park Home Life is an incredibly exciting time for those people who are moving into the 50s and are perhaps looking to retire either on a permanent or semi-permanent basis. These parks are a great community of people who are at a similar stage of…