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This combination cushion and quilt is a clever concept that is going down a...

The new Quishion from iBeani

Try these genius tricks to get more out of a few everyday items found...

Ten genius tips to get more out of household items

Ash Wednesday is here; the first day of Lent marks an important period of...

Set yourself a new goal for Lent

You might not associate yourself with the stereotypical anorak-clad, binocular-wielding bird-watching ‘twitcher’, but as...

Want a better view of the wildlife in your garden? These are the tools you need
Dahlia Gallery Collection – Buy now and SAVE £6!

This collection of compact, petite Dahlia are ideal for planting in containers or at the front of the...

Peter’s Gardening Tips for February 2021

Brrrr it’s a serious shock to the system, after continuous atrocious wet weather for...

10 ways to help keep your pet safe from dognappers

We’re a nation of dog lovers, and with so many of us working from...

Should you grow heirloom vegetables?

Sowing heritage seeds can result in better flavour, a true connection with nature and...

How to save money on garden essentials when sowing seeds

It’s all very well buying a few packets of seeds with good intentions –...

Peter’s Gardening Tips for February 2021

February is the month of winter vagaries, when the thermometer is a gymnast, up it...

UK’s front gardens have become greener

Front garden greenery has surged in the past five years, with homeowners adding an...

Valentine’s Day – 5 Gift Ideas for Someone Special 

Counting down to Valentine’s Day, here are 5 wonderful gift ideas for that special...

Unexpected home repairs that could break the bank

Nothing is more frustrating than when an unexpected issue occurs in your home. Whether...

Which rose is right for your garden?

A bunch of roses may spell romance to some on Valentine’s Day, but the...

Introducing the ‘sandwich generation’

More than 1.3 million adults in the UK are now part of what’s known...

Clever uses for a bar of soap

The humble bar of soap is an inexpensive essential you can find in nearly...

Time to take up a new hobby? 7 Cross-Stitch designs to try this winter

Trying out the art of cross-stitch can often prove to be an extremely rewarding...

Free knitting and crochet patterns

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

Crochet: the new trend giving knitting a run for its money

Crochet seems to be everywhere, from catwalks to second-hand vintage shops. Whether it’s a...

5 Beautiful Willow Tree Figurines to Gift this winter 

Presenting a Willow Tree figurine to someone special offers the chance to express thoughts of love, healing and...

8 ways to embrace retirement if you’ve been forced into it early

The pandemic means some people have had to take early retirement. Here’s how to...

Discover our brand new range for 2021 in the Silversurfers Shop

Many of us have shifted to shopping online and the Silversurfers Shop is stocked...

Is biodegradable cling film any good?

The war on plastic is undoubtedly ramping up. While we’ve ditched single-use plastic bags...

7 of the easiest seeds to sow for a riot of colour in summer

If you’ve had a go at gardening during lockdown and want to progress by...

Clever uses for toothpaste

Toothpaste doesn’t only clean teeth – there’s dozens of other clever ways you can...

iBeani – 6 Things You Need to Know

Exploring our iBeani Collection, here are 6 things to need to know about these...

Reminisce on the Best Moments of Your Year

Every year brings its own special experiences and 2020 is no exception. With many...

Top 10 winter tasks 

As the weather turns colder, there are key home improvements and maintenance jobs we...

Clever uses for rubber bands

Rubber bands are often the sort of household item you find at the bottom...

Small space gardening: How to grow pots of potatoes

Think you can only grow potatoes if you have a large vegetable plot or...

Radiators not warming up properly? Sort it now…

With over 84% of the United Kingdom using hot water central heating it’s likely...

6 ways to rewild your garden and help save butterflies

As a new study reports on the decline in butterfly numbers. Here we look...

4 nifty tips for living more sustainably

Whether you’re newly interested in gardening, concerned about the health of the planet, or...

How often should you actually wash your bed sheets?

Let’s be honest, washing your bed sheets is up there with the most annoying...

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