5 Things You Should Repair Not Replace

**In Collaboration**  Ever heard the term ‘The throw-away society‘? It describes a critical view of overconsumption and excessive production of short-lived or disposable items over durable goods that can be repaired. While some things definitely do need to be thrown, there are also many benefits to fixing things such as saving money, your own pride and knowledge, and of course, […]

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Climate Change: It Is In Our Hands

**In Collaboration** The climate crisis is significant news these days, with a big build-up recently centred around the speed that countries across the world are adopting plans and policies that will see them become carbon neutral. The general consensus is that we are not moving quickly enough and that if we continue at the speed that we are going, then […]

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The 6 Musts on your Bucket List

**In Collaboration**  You could go through life without setting any goals in life. Life would basically be a succession of doing things you like or dislike, just to get to the next day. For most people, that will sound like the most pointless exercise in life. Not something that fills people with excitement. That’s why it’s essential that people have […]

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Considering Careers that Can Help Others

**In Collaboration** Many of us pursue careers for the sake of money alone. This is understandable. After all, we work to make an income that can provide us with all of our essentials and afford us a better quality of life. But there are other things you might want to take into consideration when considering a career. For some of us, an important factor for our work is helping others. So, if this sounds like you, here are just a few careers you might want to consider that can significantly help others.   Nursing The medical field is a high intensity career option. You’ll work long hours and will have to exert extreme emotional control to give your patients the highest quality of care possible. You will find yourself working alongside some of society’s most vulnerable members, but you will be able to take steps to either get them on the road to recovery, or make them as comfortable as possible while they deal with their illness. There are a number of roles in medicine that you could pursue and each could change people’s lives. But for now, let’s take a look at nursing. Nurses have a long list of responsibilities. They administer injections, give medication to in-patients, take blood samples, take urine samples, manage intravenous lines and observe and record patients’ conditions. On top of this, they will be a general point of contact and support for the friends […]

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Kitchen Updates You Can Use This Season

** In Collaboration ** Plenty of us spend many hours in our kitchens, so it’s only natural that we have an excellent environment for cooking. You may wish to update your home, but if you are new to interior design, and decor, then you may need some help. Here are some ideas on how you can update your kitchen with minimal effort. You do have plenty of options for Kitchen Renovations, but with a little bit of creativity, you can change a room and how it looks. We should all be happy in our homes, and personalizing it is a good step in the right direction. Bold Colour Adding some bright colors to your kitchen can really change the feel of the space; you can find many different colored kettles and toasters, and even utensils such as a knife block, that will add interest and brighten the room significantly. You don’t have to change the whole layout of your kitchen to do this, and you certainly don’t need to clear any items out of the way and disrupt your day-to-day use of the kitchen. Even changing some of the artwork on the walls, will make a big difference with a little effort and time spent.  Metals Currently rose gold is a common choice in any room in the house, It’s very trendy to have rose gold appliances and accessories dotted around. Even if you want rose gold wallpaper (usually with […]

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