Mandy Lane Posts

January 11, 2016 / / Lifestyle

 

The year 2016 is sure to mark an exciting period for interior design in London, with an enormous 3D-printed replica of the Palmyra Arch being installed in Trafalgar square, the Tate Modern undergoing a 10 storey expansion and the proposed designs being unveiled for the London underground stations. But how can your home benefit from the latest trends in 2016? Here’s a look to the future, with some of our favourite trend predictions for the upcoming year: Read the Post Hot interior design tips: trends and predictions for 2016

January 5, 2016 / / Health

If you’ve ever made giving up cigarettes your New Year’s resolution but failed miserably, you’re not alone. It’s true that smoking is one of the hardest habits to beat, but with a growing awareness of the adverse health implications, coupled with the ever-rising costs, more and more people are making it their mission to quit for good. With the year drawing to an end and a fresh start on the horizon, now’s the time to put your smoke-free plan into place. Here’s how to make 2016 the year you kick the habit for good. Read the Post How to make 2016 the year you go smoke-free

December 11, 2015 / / Travel

With winter well and truly upon us, we’re looking ahead to the ski trip that you’ve been meticulously planning since January. We’ve compiled this list of the five essential gadgets and equipment to help you to conquer the slopes:
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November 28, 2015 / / Beauty

The internet has opened up the choices available when searching for the perfect diamond ring. In the past only local mall stores could be visited to browse available designs but online shopping now means that stunning rings can be purchased from any part of the planet.

Buying a diamond ring however is a considered purchase so here are the top tips to the best virtual diamond ring shopping experience possible. Read the Post Top tips for buying a diamond ring online

November 23, 2015 / / Lifestyle
November 19, 2015 / / Beauty

Many women yearn for a youthful appearance, but the daily grind of work can make us feel old before our time. As well as us feeling old, we can also start to look older much sooner as we are not able to invest the time needed to ensure we look our best every day.

Eye wrinkles are a worry for many women and many may follow a series of hints and tips to get rid of eye wrinkles. There are many products available for the treatment of eye wrinkles, dark circles and crow’s feet, but not all deliver the results women desire. Read the Post Tips for Preventing Eye Wrinkles

November 19, 2015 / / Lifestyle

Why is it that the majority of us have a penchant for all things sweet?  Even if you are not a fan of a sugary treat you are very likely to have fond memories of all things sweet.  There is probably not a single child in the world that does not like a sweet.

So why is it we find ourselves reaching out for sweets?  The simple answer is they make us very happy.  Sweets similarly to chocolate has the ability to lift our moods. Read the Post Our Love for Retro Sweets

November 13, 2015 / / Health

Are the dark evenings and the cold frosty mornings bringing out the winter blue workouts?  Are bitter temperatures preventing you from heading to the gym?  Do you find your local gym closed during the hours you are able to exercise? Read the Post Exercise Blues

November 12, 2015 / / Lifestyle

Having an elderly relative come to live with you might seem like a very disruptive prospect – for both parties. You will have to adjust to each other’s practical and emotional needs and, perhaps, change your lifestyles to fit in with each other’s way of living. There are things you can do to make the transition a little easier though. In this blog, we look at some of the different practical modifications you can make to your home to make it more suitable for your elderly loved one. Read the Post How to modify your home for an elderly relative

November 5, 2015 / / Health

Men may be renowned for sympathy seeking when it comes to certain health complaints, like colds and flu, but there are other medical issues that we’re less inclined to open up about. Here are three embarrassing problems that many men can relate to but most go out of their way to avoid discussing.

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