Dilemmas, dilemmas

When you have been freelancing for so long sometimes the work can become a little boring. Clients pay late and make your life difficult or they over promise and under deliver. Quite often a client will not understand that their payment to you makes up your monthly wage. I know many freelancers and these feelings…

The Magic of Marbella

This well-loved Costa del Sol region in southern Spain is home to one of Europe’s ultimate hotspots. Get out and explore this summer and you’ll discover why visitors keep coming back to this iconic destination. Marbella, and the nearby upmarket marina town of Puerto Banus, are two of the most high-profile holiday locations in Spain….

Tourism is booming here in the Costa del Sol

Tourism into the Costa del Sol and Malaga airport this year is expected to achieve another record year. This wonderful southern coast of Spain has long been popular with UK tour operators now looking to increase their market share here amid customers fears of safety in other popular destinations. More than that though, Spain has…

Getting your garden fit for summer

As the days get longer and a little warmer too most of us think about the prospect of the great British barbecue and spending long sunny afternoons in the garden. Whether your garden just needs a touch of colour or a total redesign, now is the time to start. Taking advantage of the lighter days…

Get ready for your summer holiday

Before our highly anticipated holidays we all have dreams about how we will look with sun-kissed skin, perfectly manicured nails, a flat stomach and waxed to perfection. Time is often our enemy when it comes to beauty so here is a schedule to help you look your best on your summer holiday. 4 weeks TO…

Are you prepared for that Skype interview?

In this digital age face to face interviews aren’t always the first phase of the recruitment process. Most definitely when candidates are in different countries, the Skype interview is often the first stage of the recruitment process prior to coming in for a second more formal face to face interview. Be that as it may…

Five great British Bank holiday getaways

We are heading towards the last precious bank holiday of the summer and some of you may fancy making the most of that extra day by packing up the car and taking to the roads. Cornwall Cornwall is defined by its magnificent coastline with 300 miles of dunes and cliffs, medieval harbours and oak-forested creeks….

8 Beauty Benefits of Coconut Oil

You may already be using coconut oil in your kitchen for its amazing health benefits, but this versatile oil can be used in many ways in your beauty regime too. Hair Mask If your hair is dry and lacklustre a dash of natural oil will help it regain softness and smoothness. At room temperature coconut…

Top tips when preparing for a viewing

Viewings can be a nerve wracking process but they need not be. Just being prepared for the potential buyers to see your property at its best showing off the highlights and giving them a sense of what life is like is all you need to do. You are not in this process alone and every…

What is happening in the UK property market June

Typical family homes are seeing the biggest price rises according to Rightmove who this month report record price rises for property coming to market. Even with an Election and Brexit uncertainties, the market continues to rise as home buyers and sellers don’t let these economic factors sway them. The house price index on Rightmove shows…