Easy veg to grow indoors: Part Two

Gorgeous green beans If you’re after a vegetable which keeps quickly replenishing what you eat then French beans or runner beans are for you. You’ll get plenty from one plant and two plants will be ideal for a family of four, depending on how much veg you plan to eat of course! Plant one seed…

Easy veg to grow indoors: Part one

The easiest way to get your 5-a-day Do you live in a flat or don’t have enough room in your garden to grow your own veg? Then get growing some indoors. By growing veg indoors you’ll be rewarded with some of the tastiest vegetables you’ve ever had. Read on to learn which vegetables are easiest…

Parallax Art Fair — agnieszkafraczakthecass

It becomes a tradition to visit Chelsea Town Hall for the largest art fair in the UK and Europe…this time I have learnt not to come here in the summer as the hall is like an oven inside. That’s just one part of the hall. The variety is mad here.. From fine art and sculpture,…

How to avoid illness by washing your hands

It’s only been 170 years since we really started to realise the importance of avoiding infection by washing our hands. It’s such a simple thing, yet how many people actually do it?

Helpful tips to beat stress and feel more relaxed

Relaxation doesn’t always have to cost money. In fact some of the easiest ways to help you relax simply involve switching your mind from chaos to calm. Take a moment now to read this blog and discover a few easy ways to beat stress and feel more relaxed. Read more

8 ways to get young kids to eat five-a-day

Do you ever get tired of seeing more broccoli thrown at the carpet than chomped happily on by your little one? Although it seems difficult to get your child to eat their five-a-day, there are a few clever tactics you can try. See how these work for you

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Varnish

Originally posted on The Practical Art World:
Is there any one art material that causes painters more grief than varnish? I doubt it! Varnishing oil and acrylic paintings is at best a tricky and often misunderstood process. This is because many artists consider it the final and permanent step to painting, which could alter the…