To Be Or Not To Be On Halloween? – That is the question

Halloween has become a popular cultural event throughout the world over the last few years. Halloween celebrations date back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, when people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts. In the eighth century, Pope Gregory III designated November 1st as a time to honor all saints.…

Visiting the US East Coast? 9 Original Things to Do

If you're planning a visit to the US east coast, you don't just want to hit the same tourist spots everyone else does. Try these fun activities instead. In 2019, driving through Northern New England ranked in the top 5 road trips, and the southeast had the most online searches for people looking at places…

5 Tips to Planning a NYE EventĀ 

Many people look forward to New Year's Eve. It is a time to celebrate the end of the year and the beginning of a new one. If you are planning an event, every aspect should be covered early enough to ensure everyone has a great time. For example, if you intend to use a party…

Board games: When in Rome v Obama Llama

Mrs P. playing the Alexa-controlled board game, When in Rome, while on holiday in Yorkshire Chris Price takes a look at two very different board games, the Alexa-powered When in Rome and the brilliantly named Obama Llama... First of all: a confession. I'm not really one for board games. As a kid, I got incredibly…

5 Biggest Trends of the 2010s (So Far)

Take a nostalgic trip down the memory lane and find out what was ever so popular in 2010 when your parents were kids! These are the five Biggest Trends of the 2010s so far... Angry Birds: The popular mobile game that features slingshot birds and pigs that are knocked down. This game has now become…

Look Good for Less: 4 Ways to Stay Trendy Without Going Bankrupt!

Fashion is such a big part of the modern world these days, and it is really important to ensure that you try to look good at all times. There are several ways of achieving this, but often fashion and expense go hand in hand, and this is something it would be good to avoid. Money…

4 benefits of having pets in the office this #BringYourDogToWorkDay

Today (Friday 23rd June 2017) marks national Bring Your Dog to Work Day. Obviously if you work as a bus driver or in a hospital that might not be particularly practical. But for a lot of office workers taking a dog into work can add to the positivity and productivity of your workplace. Personally I've always…