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On Chinese New Year’s Eve, it’s customary to prepare a home cooked meal. Get...

Chinese New Year meals you can make at home

Nothing brightens a room and sets atmosphere better than the warm aroma and gentle...

Make your own candles with these online resources

Want to improve your painting skills? These brilliant – and free – online resources...

Free painting tutorials you can watch online

Slow cookers are affordable to buy, can cut down the time you spend cooking,...

Slow Cooker Recipes
New Year, New Hobbies for 2020

Starting a new hobby is a great way to learn, expand your skills and...

Keeping your indoor cat active

The domestic cats we keep in the UK might not be as majestic as...

Best car insurance comparison websites

Shopping for car insurance can be a tedious task – with so many different...

Winter warmers: Guide to great meals for cold weather

There are few better ways to beat the winter chill than with a hale...

How to Build Model Railways: Design & Layout

Building a model railway has long been a hobby reserved for the true tinkerer....

Finding travel insurance for diabetics

As with many on-going illnesses diabetes is not only something you need to deal...

Fixed term versus decreasing term life insurance – what’s the difference?

Purchasing a life insurance policy is a way to gain peace of mind that...

Travel insurance for cancer patients

If you or someone you love has just been diagnosed with cancer or is...

Over 50s senior speed dating options in the UK

Often you can feel within the first few minutes of meeting someone if you...

The top websites for fly-cruise packages

For many people, a cruise is the epitome of luxury travel. Whether you’re voyaging...

Senior Dating: Online and Offline

Navigating the world of dating when you’re over 50 might seem daunting at first....

Quit Smoking for Stoptober

It’s time for Stoptober – an annual initiative from the NHS that aims to encourage and...

Make your own stock

Sometimes a stock cube just won’t do. For a rich depth of flavour, have...

Creative writing: stretching your imaginative powers

Most children make up stories when they are young but as real life begins...

Appreciate nature’s wonders with bird watching

Spending time outdoors is a great way to explore and enjoy nature. If you’re...

Try a new hobby this autumn

If you find yourself knocking around the house when the cooler weather arrives, why...

Free knitting and crochet patterns

Knitting and crochet is a great way to pass the time when the season...

How to make your own dog food

The choice of dog food now available today can be dizzying – and dog owners only...

Keep learning with the best Open University courses

The end of summer needn’t only signal back to school for children – it’s...

Fixed term versus decreasing term life insurance – what’s the difference?

Purchasing a life insurance policy is a way to gain peace of mind that...

Getting started with flower arranging

Flower arranging can be a very relaxing and rewarding hobby. Create gorgeous displays whether...

Delicious jams & preserves for end of summer

The end of summer is the perfect time to convert juicy, ripe berries into...

Best Great British Bake Off recipes

The Great British Bake Off is one of the nation’s best loved TV programmes....

Over 50s dating tips and websites

The world of dating can be tricky when you’re in your 20s and 30s....

5 superfoods you should know about

We all know that when it comes to food, not all choices are equal....

Resources for family carers

It’s Carers Week in the UK – a nationwide campaign that aims to raise...

Planning your holiday packing list

Whether you’re away for three nights or three weeks, packing for a holiday can...

Simple sewing projects for spring and summer

Sewing is a great hobby; it’s challenging, offers a chance to get creative and...

Best walking trails in Britain

Spring the perfect season to get on your feet and go out walking.  Whether you’re...

Digital healthcare tools

Thanks to devices like smartphones, smartwatches, step counters and heart rate monitors, it’s never...

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