Water features are increasingly popular, both indoors and outdoors. They come in a huge range of sizes and prices to suit any budget. There is something particularly relaxing in both observing flowing or cascading...
All about Lady Mary Crawley, as reflected in the Downton Abbey TV series, her early years and how her school days (and her fabulous eyebrows) shaped her complex character.
Julian Fellowes is slow of the mark with Downton Abbey prequel: How Cora and Robert first met. I wrote it months ago!
Downton Abbey Series 3 is now 'old hat'. To answer the question, 'what about Season 4?' read on!
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‘Call the Midwife’ is a smash hit, new comedy drama from the BBC. Find out about heart warming East End life in the 1950s including babies born in pubs. Here is why obstetrics might give Downton Abbey a run...
Everyone is raving about Downton Abbey so what will happen next in Series 3? Here is a dog's eye view from Isis of the scandal-packed plot lines due on screen in the UK in 2012!
Remote Controlled Mini Helicopter, controlled by iPhone, iPad or iPod - the i-Helicopter makes the best Adult Toy Ever!
A personal review of the fabulous i-helicopter! Small remote controlled helicopters are great fun but a helicopter you control with an iphone, ipod or ipad is the ultimate cool, 'must have' gadget!
Find out how easy it is to buy and fly a modern steerable kite. Kites are fantastic exercise and a great way to enjoy the great outdoors with family and friends!
Here are 10 great tips for Men to convince a Woman you really Care. From removing spiders from the bath to fixing things in the bedroom, here are some great ideas to persuade a girl to love a guy!
If your house gets damp in cold weather or you have condensation problems then you need a domestic dehumidifier! All about humidity problems and what to look for when chosing a dehumidifier.
Downton Abbey Series 3 -Everything you need to know about Dowton including alternative plots, 1 and a half weddings and a funeral!
Lots of advice on how to select and buy lingerie for a woman without embarresment. Find out how to choose a present of underwear that she will adore and will give you enjoyment at the same time!
Sterling advice for Guys on how to select presents that women will love. Mens’ step by step guide to selecting Wonderful stuff for Women and gorgeous Gifts for Girls. Plus the Mother in Law Test!
An Owner Review of the fabulous cordless Digital Slim Dyson DC35 cleaner. Girls, buy this machine for your man and you'll never have to lift a finger to clean again!
What Female Fashion is Hot and whats not with Men? Find out what clothes men adore on women and what should be put in the garbage!
All about bread, how its made and bread making machines. Fill your home with that fabulous aroma and wake up to fresh bread for breakfast every day!
So what is happening with the All Electric Car? Have we reached the Tipping Point for this technology? Or are they going the way of the Betamax VCR - to the dump?
Choosing a wood burning stove is like falling in love. Here are 5 good reasons to buy a wood stove and burn lots of wood!
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Here are the latest 10 best accelerometer apps for iPhone and iPod (iTouch). Games, health, puzzles and even a seismometer just in case there's an earthquake!
Simple beginners tips and guide to electric chainsaw ownership. Here you can find out, in simple words, how to buy, sharpen and operate your chainsaw safely.
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A lightning tour and potted history of mental health care and an introduction to the recovery model and why it is good news for those with mental health problems!
Throughout history, gold has always been one of the most valued elements and in 2011 it is still the metal of choice to make coins and jewellery. So if you want to give a really special gift then chose Gold Cufflinks.
Cape Town and the Cape of Good Hope is an amazing place to visit, With Table Mountain as a backdrop, the Atlantic Ocean at its feet and the Indian Ocean close by, it must be one of the greatest places on Earth.
Everything you need to know about accessories for your new wood burning stove!
This article banishes the frightening myths about bed bugs and offers practical tips on how to defeat and exterminate these irritating little pests.
How Word Clouds can add a new dimension to PowerPoint presentations. Be a Winner in times of Recession, avoid Death By Power Point and amaze and entertain your audience with winning presentations.
Everything you need to know about electrical power (Watts), current (Amps) and voltage (Volts) and how to understand the basics of electricity.
A review of gadgets and devices on the market that alleviate pain. Pain relieving devices such as sonic therapy, magnetic therapy and TENS machines - what they can and can't do. They have less...
All about what to wear on a cruise, cruise clothes and capturing that naughty, jaunty sailor look. So what should a cruise wardrobe consist of, what is the nautical look and what should you wear onboard a cruise liner?
1 in 5 of people who live in the UK and USA suffer from allergic rhinitus, more commonly known as hay fever. Here is a review of contemporary natural cures and gadgets plus a reminder that sneezing may be linked to sex!
All about Panasonic HD TV 'Hotel Mode' and how you can use this 'hidden' menu to overcome input selection problems on Power Up.
How to beat thieving squirrels with the latest squirrel proof bird feeders. Know your enemy and what they can do. Amazing video evidence of how clever squirrels are.
Here is the latest on the Axing of Medium Season 7 by CBS and the (steamy) future of the hit show starring Patricia Arquette.
Why is the weather so often presented by attractive women and is the weather forecast one of the major bastions of global sexism? Outragious and entertaining weather forecasts from around the globe.
Compare Web-based learning and the pros and cons of learning online with traditional classroom-based learning with a teacher, trainer or instructor standing in front of the class.
Romance, sex and the vacuum cleaner and how to find disposable vacuum cleaner bags online!
Why do the British love RED and why are so many of the icons of England and the UK coloured red? Read on to find out!
There has never been a better time to visit the UK. The British Isles, home to the 2012 Olympic Games, are a Jewel in the Crown of Europe. Don't miss them!
So you thought cuff links were serious, stuffy and old-fashioned? All about business suits and board meetings? Well think again! Contemporary Cuff Links are FUN!
Can and should women wear cufflinks? Of course they can! And cufflinks make great gifts women!
Everything you wanted to know about clocks. From telling the time, the history of clocks, weird clocks, strange clocks and how they all work.
Everything you need to know about Lighting and maintaining a fire efficiently in a Wood Burning Stove.
Today’s parents can be forgiven for feeling overwhelmed by the huge range of toys available for their new baby. Tips on chosing cost-effective educational toys for babies and early learning baby toys.
An English perspective on the weird glamor of Cheerleading and Cheerleaders. The Cheerleader is an exotic bird with flashy plumage but is she also an endangered species?
Do we really need cufflinks? Well you may be surprised to know that the humble cufflink is making a comeback! Yes, in 2011, cufflinks are firmly back on the fashion menu.
Wood burning stoves are a great way to be green and reduce energy costs at the same time. Whilst buying wood is cheaper than oil, gas or electricity, the best solution is knowing how to find FREE wood!
In today’s fast-paced, competitive world, choosing the right mix of people to make up a team is of vital importance. Belbin Team Roles Questionnaire is a key management tool for corporate team building success.
Sweaters, Cardigans and the horrors of knitwear. Bad fashion, weird glamour and when Granny's knitting turns sexy.
Enough of recession and credit crunch. Its time to spring clean your life with a simple SuperHero Self-Improvement Technique! Did you know that we can use stories to change the way...
Free heating! Everything you need to know about owning a wood burning stove. Beat the recession and the energy crisis with a highly efficient, environmentally friendly, wood burner. The best thing is that wood is...
5 hot household tips to survive and beat Austerity. Find out how to crack the credit crunch and shine a bright light through the economic gloom!
Save money by turning back the clock and burning wood. Here are 10 good reasons why modern wood burning stoves are the solution.
A feast of naughtiness, Seduction! contains everything you need to know about sexual temptation and enticement. From Eve and the Apple, Sirens, Casanova to James Bond plus Nigella's seductive cuisine!
The Eye is iconic. Our primary means of perception and a magnificent optical instrument. How it works, meanings, beautiful eyes and the London Eye.
Love/hate relationships with teachers. Let's explore inspirational teachers in the movies. Do you long to be a teacher? Train to be a teacher? Is teaching today an uplifting experience or is it just a whiteboard...
All about weddings, partnerships and relationships. Is traditional marriage dead? 10 tips for a successful marriage. How to make a marriage work. Wedding insurance.
Jaguar - something streamlined, fast-moving and dangerous. Think creature, think car, think James Bond and the new Jaguar XF. Endangered species?
A brief history of Typing, Typists, Typewriters and the changing role of women in business. The Secretary, sex and the typewriter and how the Qwerty keyboard and typing training have survived the Ipad, Internet and...
Heres some tips about gadgets that exploit your broadband connection and ensure you maximise this information pipe to the max!
This is where Bad Taste meets Science Fiction. Weird Glamor in TV and the Movies. Where aliens clash with Bad hair and Sad clothes. Its outrageous! You'll scream. Its Weird Sci-Fi Glamour!
Successful Job Hunt article series. Tips and advice for success in your job search. First find the vacancy. Get shortlisted with winning letters,CVs, resumes and once interviewed, land the job!
If you like your glamour weird then this is for you. Bad TV, B Movies, SciFi style, Abba, Blakes 7, Barbarella, Bay watch, dodgy fashion, models gone bad. Weird Glamor.
Here is a simple game for 2 people that you can always win (unless your opponent also knows the secret). Playing it is a tremendous confidence booster for children and helps their Maths too!
A romantic Short Story. Steve was never a REAL MUSICIAN. He roamed the world playing in hotel lobbies and bars. Then one day, in Munich, he bumped into Diana. Now Diana was always special because she was the real...
Free guide on how to be creative and innovative - great for writers seeking inspiration! Learn about innovation, invention, imagination, passion, heart's desire, creativity and mindmaps. Children begin life being...
Kylie Minogue, Queen's Diamond Jubilee Star. Celebrity gossip even Heat magazine found too hot to handle. Read all about an English heating engineer with a string of Hollywood conquests and a hand in Kylie's Golden...
The Disney movie G-Force features James Bond-like Guinea Pigs. These amazing creatures also make the most Perfect Pets!
A FREE guide to planning and giving winning, professional presentations and maximising the potential of PowerPoint. Pitfalls to avoid. Tips for effective, persuasive presentations which communicate and sell. How to...
Humorous weird and wonderful tales of the toilet, loo, lavatory or bathroom. Including strange plumbing and lavatories in space.
The British Royal Navy has a language all of its own. Jackspeak (navy slang) reflects both its proud history and also the culture (good and bad) of the sailor. Everyday salty (sometimes saucy) expressions originating...
Once flying was glamorous and being a pilot or an air hostess was the coolest of professions. A humourous review of the history of air travel and the rise of no frills airlines.
Tim Berners-Lee is widely known as the inventor of the World-Wide Web and therefore the most significant Internet Pioneer. I worked with Tim when he was a graduate trainee!
A FREE Guide to Helium as a writing platform and as a potential source of income. Can I write for Helium and get rich at the same time? Read on to find out.