Visiting Market Harborough with children

Market Harborough is a town rich in history and the ideal location to explore on a day out or weekend break. If you’re travelling with children, however, don’t despair as the town has much more to offer than historic buildings and a weekly market. While these might sound idyllic to you, they might not appeal to the little people. Thankfully, a lot of the activities on offer for the young ones are suitable for the grown-ups too, so there’s something for all the family in Market Harborough. Here are some…

Celebrating those wonderful little plastic blocks

Any trip to the Windsor area whether for pleasure or for use of Windsor Meeting Rooms should be coupled with a trip to Legoland. A replica of the original Legoland found in Denmark, this attraction draws in hundreds of thousands of people each year as it celebrates the best in construction and fun with the tiny little plastic blocks that we will all have played with at some point. Image Credit Here are some little bite sized facts about these wonders in childhood building blocks: Lego makes around 1,300 pieces…

The world of motivational speakers

Motivational speakers come from all walks for life, with some telling similar stories to others, but all of them aim to inspire others through sharing their past experiences and work lives with others. TED talks have become an incredibly popular way of people streaming talks from people from all around the world. These are great for individuals looking for something specific, but you may want to look at booking in a speaker like www.adventureman.org if you are looking to motivate a team of your employees or perhaps looking for inspirational…

Which style of sunglasses will suit you?

With the warmer weather lurking just around the corner, it is time to get summer-ready. The first item to check off your list is sunglasses. With such a huge range available, here is what you need to know to find the perfect pair. Image Credit Finding the right pair of sunglasses can depend on a number of factors. You want a style that you can team with a casual shorts and T-shirt combo, gorgeous maxi dresses and smart workwear whilst ensuring that they are the right shape for your face.…

Keeping Gas Costs Down at Home

With summer just around the corner it’s almost time to turn off the heating! But have you got the most from your gas this winter? Image Credit A report from The Money Advice Service places gas at number two of the most expensive annual household costs, with only food costs beating it. As it is the most expensive utility, it makes sense to understand how you can adapt your habits and lifestyle in order to bring this household cost down as much as possible. Here are some tips on how…

How to light up your home beautifully

Bringing your interior design to life needs lighting to make it shine. Lighting helps to set the tone and create the mood inside your home, as well as marking out areas, highlighting textures and of course, any special features.  Here are some clever lighting tips to illuminate your home: What is the function? It’s important to think about the function of a room when you want to plan interesting lighting for it. For kitchens, you’ll want task lighting directly over worktops for example. Study rooms and home offices will benefit…

What’s the point of Vacuum Forming?

The world would be a very difficult place to store things if it weren’t for the simple act of Vacuum Forming. All that Vacuum forming is, is just another way of thermoforming but a in a much easier version. Ok, I probably haven’t told you very much in those first two sentences but bear with me as this is hardly the most scintillating subject but it is a very important one. The reason it is important is if it’s not done properly then you’ll not have anywhere for the supermarket…

Finding a great place to eat in the city of London

When you are visiting London perhaps for a weekend getaway or to enjoy one of the many shows that are frequently on in the theatres, it can be difficult to figure out where to grab something to eat. Now whilst your choice will very much depend on the budget that you have available, there are plenty of places for you to choose from. Here are some options that you may want to take a look at that cover fine dining and sit down restaurants where you will find beautiful place…

Benefit hires first ambassador with Down syndrome

Benefit has always had a reputation for making cosmetics fun and giving its products quirky names, which is what the twins who founded the company wanted. It should therefore be no surprise that the company that started with a unique take on makeup was prepared to be innovative and would one of the first to enlist a model with Down syndrome as an ambassador. Image Credit Not the first, and not the last The whole modelling world is thankfully becoming more inclusive. According to USA Today, actress Jamie Brewer was…

Some of the best theme parks in Europe

For young people and families, theme parks offer a day of fun and adrenaline, whether you go for the day or choose to make a break of it. To assist you in choosing the best parks to include in your itinerary with Coach Hire Dorset, here are some of the most popular around Europe: Efteling in the Netherlands The biggest theme park in the Netherlands, Efteling is a magical destination full of fun and wonder. The park has a fantasy theme inspired by tales and legends, folk lore and fables.…