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Hiring A Reliable Handyman

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“Hiring A Reliable Handyman” is a collaborative post. You have small jobs that need doing around your home. Maybe you don’t have the time or the expertise to tackle them yourself. And yet you don’t want to pay plumbers’ emergency call-out rates just for a dripping tap, or a major roofing company to replace a single broken tile. All too often, though, that handyman you found in the local paper never turns up. Worse still, he turns up, messes the…

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Health & Welfare

How Expressing Your Thoughts Could Be Part Of Your Life

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“How expressing your thoughts could be part of your life” is a collaborative post. Ever feel like you have a million different things on your mind but you can’t pluck one out of the air? When we’re overloaded with senses, worries, anticipations, anxieties and expectations, we sometimes get lost in our own mind. This can lead to all of those things getting worse and worse. Time just flies by and we don’t ever get a mental rest. It’s all day…

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Why Giving Up Alcohol Could Be The Best Thing You Do Today

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“Why Giving Up Alcohol Could Be The Best Thing You Do Today” is a collaborative post. We guess our first question to you might be… Should you give up drinking alcohol? If you are able to drink in moderation, then you might not have to rule out the odd bottle of red or white out of your life entirely. The occasional tipple isn’t harmful, whether you drink alone or with others. On the other hand, if you know you have…

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How To Get Your Money Back On Track Ahead Of The Summer Holidays

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“How To Get Your Money Back On Track Ahead Of The Summer Holidays” is a collaborative post. With summer just around the corner, are you ready? If not, the good news is that there’s time to do something about it. By now, you’ll have booked, or be in the process of booking your holiday. There’s the summer wardrobe to think about, both for you and the kids. There’s probably a few parties and big days out you’ve got planned as…

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Health & Welfare

Tips On A Good Sleep Routine To Improve Your Health

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This is a collaborative post. If you find yourself feeling sluggish or tired, one reason might be a lack of sleep or not getting a good night’s rest. This is important for your body because, without sleep, your body can’t perform at it’s best. So here are some tips on a good sleep routine to improve your health. Tips On A Good Sleep Routine To Improve Your Health Set A Trigger Part of the problem of getting to sleep is…

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Mental Health

An Open Letter To My 23-Year-Old Self

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Trigger warning: This post contains references to depression and attempted suicide. You may find this triggering if you have personal experience of such subjects. Dear Lucy I know that this is the most traumatic year of your life. I know that you’re broken. And you’re looking for a way to mend yourself. But there doesn’t seem to be a solution. The pain and depression are too intense. The hole is too deep. Nothing can fill it. You feel like you’re…

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Home & Garden

How To Design A Living Room You Want To Spend Time In

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“How to design a living room you want to spend time in” is a collaborative post. It’s an age-old problem for families everywhere: you spend so much time fighting with your home that you never quite get to enjoy being there. If you aren’t tripping up over toys and accidentally stepping on stray Lego, you are probably chasing dishes around the kitchen and shouting at everyone to tidy up after themselves. The good news is that you can break this…

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We’re Konfidence Swimologist Ambassadors And Win A £50 Gift Voucher (CLOSED)

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AD – As Konfidence Swimologist Ambassadors we have been sent many products to review and are being sent to Alton Towers to put these products through their paces. However, we’re not being compensated financially for these posts and as always all words, opinions and images are my own and 100% honest. We’re Konfidence Swimologist Ambassadors And Win A £50.00 Gift Voucher (CLOSED) We’re thrilled to announce that we’re Konfidence Swimologist Ambassadors for 2019. Konfidence are Europe’s leading dedicated designers and…

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