Is Reading Becoming Redundant? 3 Reasons To Fall In Love With Books Again
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Is Reading Becoming Redundant? 3 Reasons To Fall In Love With Books Again

In an age of computers, tablets, apps, and selfies, you could be forgiven for thinking the humble book has been replaced by the screen. Whilst there are huge benefits of technology we shouldn’t be so quick to abandon print and good old-fashioned publishing. If your love affair with books is over, read this list and we promise you’ll become besotted all over again… Escapism One of the great things about books is the escapism they offer. You could say that film offers the same kind of escape, but reading allows you to enjoy the world the author has created all…

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Not everyone is cut out for travel. Flying to another country can be a scary activity for some people, and it can also be a great shame because they don’t get to experience some of the best places in the world. If this sounds familiar to you or someone close, then why not try a city break? They are quick, cheap and easy,m and might just start allaying any fears that you might have. And a good starting point would be some of the safest cities in the world - which we’re going to dive into right now.
EDITOR'S CHOICE, TRAVEL, TRAVEL TIPS

Super Safe City Break Destinations For Anxious Travelers

Not everyone is cut out for travel. Flying to another country can be a scary activity for some people, and it can also be a great shame because they don’t get to experience some of the best places in the world. If this sounds familiar to you or someone close, then why not try a city break? They are quick, cheap and easy,m and might just start allaying any fears that you might have. And a good starting point would be some of the safest cities in the world – which we’re going to dive into right now. Copenhagen, Denmark…

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EDITOR'S CHOICE, INSPIRATION, LIFESTYLE

4 Ways to Reinvent Yourself This Spring

Happy first day of Spring! It’s the time for new beginnings, longer days, brighter colours, and fuzzy feelings. We are yearning for a change, however big or small. And what better excuse to reinvent yourself and add some small improvements to your daily routine and habits?  De-clutter your house, life and mind As we enter the season of rebirth, take some time out to figure out what is working, what isn’t and where you’d like to be in  a year. Spring cleaning should not be limited to your physical closets; it’s time to clean the clutter from your mind. Update your…

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Across the country, there are millions of people who struggle financially. So if you’re someone who always seems to have a negative bank balance or another credit card to pay off, don’t worry because you are not alone. The important thing when it comes to your finances is recognising the fact that you aren’t savvy with your spending and are in need of some help. Once you’ve come to terms with this, you can then start to make changes and get your finances into a better state. With that in mind, here’s how to give your finances a health boost and get back on track with your spending..
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Are You One Of The Millions Of People Who Are Struggling Financially?

Across the country, there are millions of people who struggle financially. So if you’re someone who always seems to have a negative bank balance or another credit card to pay off, don’t worry because you are not alone. As a nation, we aren’t necessarily the most skilled when it comes to money management, which is why there is now so much protest that children should be taught about managing their money while at school. So if you’re someone who struggles financially for whatever reason, don’t worry because you’re not alone. The problem is that a lot of us aren’t sure…

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Why Aruba Should Be Your Caribbean Destination of Choice

Photo by Atilin There are many Caribbean islands to choose from for your next vacation. Some of them are independent nations, while others are overseas territories of other countries. Aruba is one of the latter, as a constituent country of the Netherlands. While it might technically be a Dutch island, Aruba packs a lot of Caribbean flavor. A tiny island off the coast of Venezuela, it doesn’t let its diminutive size stop it from being full of character. There are some incredible reasons to visit it over the other Caribbean islands or any other island with a dry climate. If…

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Bookshelf: Books We Want to Read This Spring
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Bookshelf: The Books We Want to Read This Spring

“Spring is the time of plans and projects.” ― Leo Tolstoy Welcome to our new project called ‘Bookshelf’! Blix is all about finding a joy in something new; whether it’s via learning, sharing or experiencing. To inspire our readers for better, healthier and happier lifestyle we are launching Bookshelf series; features promoting the best reads,new releases and handpicked recommendations to help us excel in every aspect of our daily lives. From the global insights of Gary Klein to life experiences of Fearne Cotton; here’s our reading list for this Spring.  We: A Manifesto for Women Everywhere Imagine a sisterhood – across all creeds and…

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20% off at The Cambridge Satchel Company

To celebrate the arrival of Spring, there’s a special treat from The Cambridge Satchel company!  Take 20% off a handpicked selection of new bags from their latest collection!  The days are finally getting longer and the weather is getting warmer – hooray! The changing of the seasons means one thing – a wardrobe overhaul is in need. It is time to replace your winter wardrobe of blacks and greys with some lighter tones. For this season’s collection, The Cambridge Satchel company has taken inspiration  from the glamour of travel of an era gone by. A time when taking a trip was…

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