Infographic: 8 Things you Didn’t Know your Plants Can Do
Feb22

Infographic: 8 Things you Didn’t Know your Plants Can Do

Did you have any idea how many health benefits humble plants can have? Apart from looking pretty and cleaning the air, some plants have amazing qualities that improve our well-being, happiness and even health. NASA has published a study featuring all of the best air-cleaning plants. Surprisingly, some of the most common plants are able to remove toxic substances from the air, without any help from artificial cleaning agents. The...

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10 Most Frequently Photographed Flowers on Instagram

Aww flowers… we can’t get enough of them. Especially on Instagram. Whether it’s a snap of a birthday bouquet, perfectly laid out flat photo or an extravagant display of red roses, flowers are reigning social media and are here to stay. With thousands of images shared daily, there is a lot of competition when it comes to the floral snaps. Have you ever wondered which bloom would make it to the Instagram hall of fame?...

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How to Choose a Christmas Gift (Infographic)
Sep23

How to Choose a Christmas Gift (Infographic)

Christmas season is upon us, meaning it’s the annual tradition of picking the perfect present to put under the tree. From parents, in-laws, siblings, partners, friends and co-workers – your shopping list can seem endless at times. So where to start? Whether your recipient is creative, sporty, adventurous, geeky, intellectual or indoorsy – or a mixture of both – the perfect present is a combination of thought, delivery and...

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8 beer hacks you didn’t know about
Aug17

8 beer hacks you didn’t know about

As summer hits its stride, there’s nothing better than dusting off the deckchairs and relaxing on the patio with a cold beer. But how to keep your drink cool? For anyone at a festival, barbeque or camping trip, keeping beer cold often proves to be an exercise in futility. And worse yet, what if there’s no bottle opener in sight? It’s every beer lover’s worst nightmare. But fear not – help is at hand in this new infographic which shows...

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7 Unexpected Health Benefits of Drinking Wine
Aug17

7 Unexpected Health Benefits of Drinking Wine

As far as simple pleasures go, there’s little that beats unwinding at the end of a hard day with a glass of wine. While there’s obvious risks from overindulging – those awful hangovers should be enough of a deterrent – could there also be some unexpected health benefits hidden inside that bottle of Malbec? It’s certainly true that wine – particularly red wine – contains a number of antioxidants, such as quercetin and resveratrol,...

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8 Unusual Ways to Display your Indoor Plants
Aug14

8 Unusual Ways to Display your Indoor Plants

Ever since our ancestors first picked up their buckets and trowels, curating your own plant collection has been a great way to stay one step ahead of the Joneses. Green-thumbed creations can be traced back to around 600 BC. The Hanging Gardens of Babylon was said to have multiple tiers, and so many trees that it resembled a green mountain. While most of us can’t match the Babylonians for scale or budget, there’s plenty of exciting and...

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How to Make Fresh Flowers Last Longer
Mar20

How to Make Fresh Flowers Last Longer

Who doesn’t love receiving fresh flowers? They make us feel happy, loved and appreciated. They turn your home into a little vibrant oasis and fill the room with wonderful fragrance. Sadly, it doesn’t last forever. As you know some fresh flowers last longer than others. Zinnia for example, a widely used flower in fresh arrangements, is estimated to last for 24 days with regular water changes! Orchids are also a very popular...

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8 Work-Life Balance Tips for Busy Mums
Mar10

8 Work-Life Balance Tips for Busy Mums

Do you feel like you are spending too much time at work and not enough with your family? Are you juggling work appointments with after school activities of your kids? Are you constantly faced with the same dilemma of choosing to invest more time into your career or your own family? You are not alone! 13% of mums feel guilty about working and 17% of women feel like they can’t achieve the right balance between their career and...

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Infographic Sources: 8 Tips for Work- Life Balance for Parents

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