10 ways to get a better nights sleep

Sleep.  We all need it, we all do it, and most of us don’t get enough of it.  I suffer from insomnia on and off, and when I hit twitter at 2am I am rarely the only person on there still up, unable to sleep.  Other than counting sheep or gazing at the ceiling, what can we do to foster an environment and a mindset that is more conducive to restful sleep.  Here are my top 10. 1.  Make sure your room is dark.  If you life in an urban area with lots of light pollution, it’s worth investing in […]

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Making your money go further: Tesco direct put to the test – mini bedroom makeover

When I’m buying my groceries, I’m always looking to save money, not only on my food but on household items.  This is what always leads me to the clothing and home wears section in the supermarket.  I love browsing the bargains and taking home something I love for half the price it would cost me elsewhere.  So when J and I decided our dingy bedroom needed a face lift, there was nowhere else I knew that could make my money go further than a supermarket brand.  In collaboration with Debt Free Direct we sent the transformation in motion with an order […]

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