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Saving water in your garden

February 23, 2011 | Filed under In the Garden

Save water this summer by watering your plants deeply but less often.  This process encourages your plants to develop deep, drought-resistant root systems. …Read more

Invest in your Home

February 21, 2011 | Filed under Personal financial management

Your home is your castle, so they say, and if it’s not as grand as you would like, now is a good time for improvements. Why? Largely because of the state of the economy.

On a long term scale, we are at an economic low point. Properties are difficult to sell at other than a bargain price, tradesmen are short of work, and interest rates are low. …Read more

Cleaning silver

February 18, 2011 | Filed under Cleaning hints and tips

I found this cool way to clean silver.  It’s so easy and it’s fun to watch! I’ve used it on silver cutlery and jewellery (silver chains etc). …Read more

Your Leaky Money Bucket

February 17, 2011 | Filed under Personal financial management

Money always seems to disappear faster at holiday time.

Most people are short of money not because they buy big expensive things, but because they spend little bits here and there. This kind of spending is what I call ‘Leaky Bucket Syndrome’. …Read more

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