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Using Ziffit to declutter and make money

Many of us have unwanted clutter in our homes, and much of it can be sold to make some money at the same time as clearing some space. I sometimes sell unwanted books, DVDs and games etc on auction sites, although these don’t always result in a good sale and fees and postage can eat […]

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Review of Nuu Mobile A1 and X4 phones

I’ve recently had the chance to review two of the new Nuu Mobile handsets that are now available the UK, namely their A1 budget offering and the higher-spec X4. These are both conveniently sold unlocked, allowing you to pick any mobile provider that you like – or that’s offering the most attractive deal. Let’s start […]

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Surviving building work and no bathroom…

If you’re wondering why I’ve been a little quiet for a few days, it’s because we’re having some more building work done. Yes, I’m sure it will all be lovely when it’s finished, as everyone seems to say, but meanwhile it’s been going on for nearly a fortnight and we’ve had no bathroom for over […]

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Rest and Relax Week: Day 5

It’s the last day of our Rest and Relax Week, and today is all about the old saying that a change is as good as a rest. Making a few changes here and there has been shown to make us happier, and there’s even a theory called the ‘hedonic treadmill’ that suggests we need to […]

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