Speech lessons from the most influential speakers in history

Speech lessons from the most influential speakers in history

Maybe you need to prepare a speech for an upcoming event, or you’re giving a talk at work or at a conference. Whatever the reason, speaking in public is far more challenging than everyday conversation! In order to keep your audience alert, as well as getting your message across effectively, speech skills are definitely useful. …

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Recycling Myths: De-Bunking the Biggest Misconceptions #MySocialSpirit

Recycling Myths: De-Bunking the Biggest Misconceptions #MySocialSpirit

Recycling is recycling, right? If it’s plastic, aluminium, cardboard or paper, you just stick it in the recycling bin and the job is done. I’m afraid not! It’s not as simple as we think. There are more recycling facilities and products available than ever before, and that’s a great thing. Check out https://uk.glasdon.com/recycling-bins and you’ll see examples…

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The Perfect Day Off – Kick Back and Relax or Get Busy?

The Perfect Day Off – Kick Back and Relax or Get Busy?

You have 24 hours to call your own – no work, no responsibilities and no plans. What do you do with all of that free time? Do you treat yourself to a duvet day with breakfast, lunch and tea in bed? Or would you much rather get out of the house, feeling as though you…

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How Can Smart Technology Keep Your House Warm Remotely?

How Can Smart Technology Keep Your House Warm Remotely?

A warm and inviting home is something that we all hope for, however, during the Winter months, this isn’t exactly the easiest thing to do. With this in mind, smart technology experts have been doing their best to make sure that people can heat their homes, whilst still managing to save money and the environment…

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Why I’m Considering an Electric Car

Why I’m Considering an Electric Car

When I bought my brand new 1.3L Diesel engine car 3 years ago, I was pretty chuffed with myself. Most of my car journeys are quite long distance, and after hearing for years about how fuel efficient Diesel engines are on the motorway, and how Diesel was perhaps even more air-friendly, I thought I’d moved…

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8 Ways To Overhaul Your Living Room On A Budget

8 Ways To Overhaul Your Living Room On A Budget

Living rooms get a lot of traffic and a lot of use. It’s in these rooms that we chill out in the evenings, watch TV, entertain, and do a wide range of activities each and every day. But, when we get tired of our surroundings and want something a little different, it can be hard…

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The Beginners Guide to Companion Planting

The Beginners Guide to Companion Planting

As part of my simple living journey, I  have been making many changes in my life. One of them is by changing the way that I look at food – what I ingest, how, and why. Vegetables are now the major staple of my diet and with my love for vegetables comes my way of seeing…

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Eco-Friendly: Live Green Be Happy

Eco-Friendly: Live Green Be Happy

We’re more aware than ever before about just how much damage we’ve done to the planet over the last twenty years. In some cities, pollution levels are so high that residents are being asked to use their cars on alternate days, climate change has shown the polar icecaps are melting at an alarming rate, and…

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Minimalist Magic: Why It’s Not Just About Decor

Minimalist Magic: Why It’s Not Just About Decor

Most people think that minimalism is just about clean, airy white spaces, with a well-placed ornament or two. But actually, while it does encompass these design ideas, it not only that. In fact, minimalism is more of philosophy that can be applied to any and all areas of your life, with some surprising benefits. Read…

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Serene Spaces: Creating A Calming Environment at Home

Serene Spaces: Creating A Calming Environment at Home

Life can be overwhelming, but having a calm and serene place to retire to at the end of each day can help to keep you in check emotionally. You can’t escape today’s hectic modern lifestyle, but you can create a home that nurtures you and allows you to recuperate when things get stressful. Here’s how…

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