Dig into this recipe for a glorious apple and blackberry crumble.
There’s bargains at garden centres, plum trees to prune and plant flowering bulbs for next year. Check out our September gardening tips.
Mushrooms are easy to grow at home and they provide a delicious, nutritious source of protein.
Paul Ward reviews our August garden checklist and provides a nudge on the jobs we ignored last month.
John Kane highlights the main jobs in the garden in August from deadheading to pruning.
Hair loss in women is neither serious, nor life threatening – according to doctors. For the sufferer, though, it is stress inducing and a real confidence killer. Here are some tips to help you overcome any concerns about wearing a wig.
Amish Patel, Aesthetics Practitioner and Skincare Expert at Intrigue Cosmetic Clinic talks tired eyes, the causes and how you can rejuvenate your eye area with some beauty tips and lifestyle changes.
Unleash your inner Bake Off demon with this sublime New York-style cheesecake.
Helen Burgess brings another recipe to help encourage grandchildren to cook and enjoy new foods.
John Kane talks borders and watering in his rundown of July gardening tips. Plus, how to keep your perennials at their most colourful.
Walker and author, David Bathurst, scales Cromer Ridge – the highest point in Norfolk
How would you fare if you were reassessed on your knowledge of the Highway Code? Take our quick quiz and find out.
Planting and growing your own vegetables can be a hugely rewarding experience, here’s our guide to allotment etiquette
Sustainable gardening is all about making the most of what you have, working with the natural environment and bringing a diversity of vegetables and flowers into your patch, writes Sarah Divall.
Share your favourite recipes with the 50connect community and see your culinary triumphs published as a reader recipes of the week.
Raised beds have aesthetic value as design elements in your garden but they are extremely practical too as this short guide illustrates.
As warmer weather arrives so do those annoying bitey, stinging crawling and flying pests.
We are addicted to cheap and disposable fashion – a habit that has been difficult to break. Designer Bozena Jankowska has tips on how we can reuse, recycle and reinvigorate our wardrobes.
TV antique expert Antony Charman, reveals some surprising ways to maximise your return when clearing out or selling heirlooms and antiques.
Take advantage of the warmer weather to sort out your perennials, borders and April gardening jobs.
Is your relationship going a little stale? If so, follow our top tips and bring your relationship back to life.
This vegan plum sponge cake is sweet, fluffy and studded with vibrant tasting South African plums! This cake is completely plant based, gluten free and still super indulgent tasting!
If you’re starting an allotment take time to plan before you start. Gavin Keir outlines the importance of planning when approaching your allotment and accepting that the work you do can be enjoyed at an older, time-honoured, longer rhythm.
Two flipping delicious pancake day recipes the whole family will enjoy. Leave the lemon juice and caster sugar in the cupboard and treat yourself.
A rich and creamy pie the family will love & that’s ready to go in the oven in 10 minutes!
Whether you’re recently married or have been married for many years, it’s important to understand that with age comes change in relationships.
Now is the time to prune fruit trees and deciduous trees ready for Spring.
Inject some Christmas colour into your home – even for this most unorthodox of holidays. Here are some top tips for transforming your humble abode to help deliver some festive cheer.
Online dating is among the easiest ways to find new friendships and with these easily applied tips, you’ll have peace of mind and confidence too.
A cornucopia of ideas for creating the perfect stuffing.
Online learning is proving immensely popular because of its convenience and low cost. Students can study at any time and from anywhere in the world.
Quick-fire stir fry recipe to help you beat the summer heat
The power of colour is clear across marketing, advertising, sport, in many areas of business and of course is vital in fashion, but there are many colour myths that need debunking. Helen Venables explains.
2020 is the year of Classic Blue. Here, Helen Venables, of House of Colour, explains how to mix and match and wear Classic Blue with style