• holidays

    Packing Hacks For Families On The Move

    This Blog has been written and provided by An Post Insurance. #ad It’s been a while, but many of us are thinking about dusting off our passports, pulling the luggage out of the attic and setting off on long-awaited family holidays. Whether you’re scheduled for a beach break in sunny Spain, a skiing adventure on the Swiss slopes or a fun-filled foray along the Wild Atlantic Way, you’ll be wondering what to pack. There’s nothing worse than opening your case to find one sock and half a swimsuit, so it’s worth taking the time to make sure you do it right – and An Post Insurance have got a couple…

  • home and interiors

    Sleep Tips For A Bad Back

    Sleeping with a bad back is the worst. Whether it’s chronic or from an injury, back pain always hits hard at bedtime, and this can impact your sleep quality, affecting your energy levels and making you irritable during the day. This article explores several ways you can sleep better with a bad back – feel free to skip any you have already tried that don’t work. Let’s jump in! Get a medium-firm mattress to support your back You probably sleep on your back or side if you have a bad back. Back sleepers need firm support, and side sleepers need medium support. You can strike a balance with a medium-firm mattress,…

  • fashion

    Yes! You Can Wear Bodycon!

    Bodycon has been a style that has been popular since the late 1980’s, when Amazonian like supermodels such as Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford and Naomi Campbell seemed to pour their perfect bodies into very unforgiving dresses, and the rest of us mere mortals watched and wept, hoping that this trend disappeared very soon in favour of something more flattering. Herve Leger and Azzadine Alaia were kings of this trend, and Robert Palmer had a video full of models/musicians in bodycon with a red slash of lipstick and slicked back hair. It was a sexy look for sure, but for many of us it was one that was best avoided. Bu…