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Why You’re Anxious & What To Do About It

By Mrs Green | May 13, 2022

Anxiety is something that affects pretty much everyone at some point in their lives. However, some people suffer debilitating symptoms and for those people, it is a good idea to have some tools in the toolbox for how to deal with it. If you have a lot of anxiety and want get on top of…

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Health and Environmental Benefits of a Water Softener

By Mrs Green | May 9, 2022

  I don’t know about you, but I’ve been curious about water softeners for a number of years. In the 20+ years we’ve lived here, we’ve replaced half a dozen kettles, four immersion tank heating elements and we’ve got through our fair share of water filters too. Our saucepans and taps have limescale on them…

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How Can a Pharmacist Help You Manage Your Health?

By Mrs Green | May 4, 2022

  When you have a health issue, the first thing that you might do is make an appointment with your doctor. But that’s not always necessary, especially when you’re dealing with a minor medical issue or you just want to get some advice. Did you know that your local pharmacist could help you in these…

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Going Green: Where To Start

By Mrs Green | April 22, 2022

  Sustainability is becoming more and more mainstream. I’m noticing in conversations with my neighbours and even in a checkout queue that more people are doing things to make a difference and live a more green life. With the right approach, it is possible to make changes to how you live and make both your…

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How to Bring more Nature to your Garden – regardless of size!

By Mrs Green | April 15, 2022

  When spring arrives, I turn to making improvements in the garden Whether you have a sprawling estate of a small balcony, there is always something you can do for nature. Here are some ideas for you to welcome nature, if you’re improving your home this year: Plant Trees Trees are so amazing for the…

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How To Secure Your Home During A Renovation Project

By Mrs Green | April 15, 2022

  A home renovation is a very exciting project to embark on. However, being swept up in all the excitement and tasks, you must exercise caution and ensure your home is protected during the project. Theft cases on construction sites – whether homes or businesses – have grown more common over the past few years.…

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Green Ways To Reduce Your Company Energy Bills

By Mrs Green | April 8, 2022

  Energy prices are higher than ever. Many businesses are starting to feel the sting and are seeing their profits being reduced. By taking measures to reduce energy consumption in your workplace, you can reduce your company energy bills. You’ll also be saving the planet in the process by using less fossil fuel energy (and…

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Organise your Computer and your Life with this Ultimate Guide

By Mrs Green | March 30, 2022

If you feel as though your computer just isn’t organised, then you will know how frustrating this can be. You may feel as though you cannot find anything and that it is impossible to access all of the file information you need. It can lead to time wasting and in my case – irritability! As…

How To Save Money On The Big Things At Your Property

By Mrs Green | March 4, 2022

  We could all do with a little more money in our bank accounts. And one effective method is to look at saving money. If you can reduce your expenses by 10%, then that’s effectively the same as getting a 10% raise. Here are some ideas:   Shop Around   You’ll have a lot of…

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The Inexpensive Way To Transform A Garden Full Of Weeds

By Mrs Green | March 3, 2022

  The trouble with weeds is that they tend to take over any sized garden quickly, especially if you leave patches of bare soil. Not all weeds are bad, of course. It’s good to leave ‘wild areas’ to attract insects and wildlife. And many ‘weeds’ are excellent for human health too – such as dandelion…

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