Home & Lifestyle Articles

Article Comments Author
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Relationships

What rights do grandparents have when a family splits?

Gaining access to grandchildren via legal means can be difficult according to family law solicitor Lisa Mohar from Bray & Bray law firm. Here she explains how the law works and makes a case for change.

Read more
0 Micro
15th Aug 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

While the cat's away

Gardening expert Maxine Farmer explains what happens to your garden when you go on holiday.

Read more
0 Micro
15th Aug 2018
Maxine Farmer
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Pets

Understanding dogs' abilities

Dog behaviourist and obedience trainer, Stan Rawlinson, explains why dogs behave as they do.

Read more
0 Micro
8th Aug 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Relationships

How to manage the school holidays with grandchildren when their parents are divorced

Summer brings many grandparents welcome time with grandchildren but for some it also means the stress of dealing with a broken relationship too.

Read more
0 Micro
7th Aug 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Food & Drink

Aubergine bake

This is a delicious Italian recipe which takes about ten minutes to prepare because most of the ingredients can be bought ready-to-go in the supermarket.

Read more
0 Micro
7th Aug 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

How to dry flowers

Dried flowers. There are many ways of drying fresh flowers, they look beautiful and bring your summer flower season indoors all year round.

Read more
0 Micro
2nd Aug 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Pets

Purrfect teeth

Good dental care is not just for humans. Spot the tell-tale signs of gum disease and tooth decay before it becomes a health risk to our cat.

Read more
0 Micro
31st Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Food & Drink > Recipes

Chocolate walnut dipped strawberry ice pops

Chocolate walnut dipped strawberry ice pops - super simple fruit lolly recipe that can be done with the grandchildren over the summer hols.

Read more
0 Micro
30th Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Food & Drink > Recipes

World's most expensive steaks return to Aldi - for only £7.99

Aldi's best-selling Wagyu steak cuts return but you better get your skates on - they sell out fast!

Read more
0 Micro
25th Jul 2018
Gareth Hargreaves
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Beauty

Keep your beauty cool

There's no denying it, we are slaves to the summer sun! And, we continue to make the same mistakes regarding skin and haircare every year. If you want to avoid ageing your skin prematurely, make this summer different.

Read more
0 Micro
23rd Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

Hosepipe bans and your garden

Maxine Farmer offers advice on how to manage your garden and plants through drought.

Read more
0 Micro
23rd Jul 2018
Maxine Farmer
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

Don’t let your holiday ruin your garden

Gardening expert Maxine Farmer gives her top tips on getting the best out of your garden whilst you’re away on holiday.

Read more
0 Micro
18th Jul 2018
Maxine Farmer
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Beauty

Picking the perfect foundation

So you want to change foundation? Diffuse the lingo and get back to basics with this guide.

Read more
0 Micro
17th Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Food & Drink

5 ways with olives

Olives? So much more than just a nibble or a canape. Here are some ideas for how you can get creative with this super juicy fruit of the Mediterranean and warmer climes.

Read more
0 Micro
13th Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

Organic gardening tips

Don't throw away or compost banana skins, roses love them! Just put them straight onto the soil around the base of the rose and let them decompose naturally.

Read more
0 Micro
10th Jul 2018
Rachael Hannan
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Fashion

Use style to blow away negativity during menopause

Helen Venables' tips on how to build your confidence using style and colour during menopause.

Read more
0 Micro
10th Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Pets

Helping hot dogs

Remember not to leave your pet in the car, or anywhere else that could be too hot. Here are some tips to keep your dog safe and healthy in hot weather.

Read more
0 Micro
9th Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Relationships

Relationships under strain - Menopause and BPH causing sleepless nights

Menopause symptoms and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) are two conditions affecting many older Britons.

Read more
0 Micro
3rd Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

Fancy foliage for your garden

Foliage can play an important role in defining the character of your garden. Here are a few pointer to keep your foliage and fillers in tip top condition.

Read more
0 Micro
3rd Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle

Making your home secure when you're away

Hot nights and holidays present a welcome opportunity for burglars and sneak thieves. Here are some tips to keep your home secure.

Read more
0 Micro
2nd Jul 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

The magic of deep-shaded gardens

Having a large tree casting its shadow across your garden isn’t the end of the world according to expert Maxine Farmer.

Read more
0 Micro
29th Jun 2018
Maxine Farmer
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Food & Drink

Chantenay, prosciutto and rocket salad

Super, zero-fuss summer salad recipe that blends the sweetness of Chantenay carrots with rich savoury proscuitto and peppery sharpness of rocket.

Read more
0 Micro
29th Jun 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Pets

Choosing a cattery

Summer holidays bring with them the dilemma of finding a good cattery for your pet. Here are some helpful tips.

Read more
0 Micro
29th Jun 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Pets

Ticks and what to do about them

A parasite is, as the dictionary describes it, an organism that grows, feeds, and is sheltered on or in a different organism while contributing nothing to the survival of its host.

Read more
0 Micro
21st Jun 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Fashion

Don't let him ruin the big day!

We read enough about what women should do to prepare for weddings, but men need to play their part and get a decent haircut for the big day.

Read more
0 Micro
20th Jun 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

Natural aphid control

Remove aphids from your plants without using harmful pesticides.

Read more
0 Micro
20th Jun 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

Repotting your plant

Summer can prompt an eruption of growth in potted plants, here are some repotting techniques that will ensure your favourites don't wither.

Read more
0 Micro
13th Jun 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle

Keep unwanted noise outside with Everest Acoustic Glass

If excess noise is disturbing your sleep or your favourite TV show, then Acoustic Glass could be the answer.

Read more
0 Micro
11th Jun 2018
50connect Promotions
Rectangle_tiny

Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

8 ways you could be breaking the law in your own garden

Boundary disputes and petty squabbles between neighbours can escalate into stressful legal proceedings. Here are some little known ways you could be breaking the law.

Read more
0 Micro
5th Jun 2018
50connect editorial
Rectangle_tiny

Food & Drink > Recipes

Chorizo and shallot galette

This quick and easy galette with shallots and chorizo serves as an impressive starter for six or as a light lunch.

Read more
0 Micro
1st Jun 2018
50connect editorial


Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned!