HAWAII TIPS

Thinking about going on vacation to Hawaii? Check out our guide to the Hawaiian Islands before you go. Learn all the important facts about the 50th state, plus the top things to do, see, and eat! Top Hawaii Facts When did Hawaii become a state? Hawaii joined the United States on August 21, 1959. Hawaii has been a state for 60 years and is the most recent state to join the US. Where is Hawaii? Hawaii is an island in the North Pacific Ocean, off the west coast of the United States. Geographically, it’s a part of Oceania.  How many islands in … Continue reading HAWAII TIPS

CHRISTMAS SHOPPING STRATEGY

Here are some tips on how you can prevent overspending by creating and implementing a realistic, achievable Christmas spending plan with a bit of heart and warmth. 1. Set your budget allocation Firstly, consider how much you have available to spend during the festivities. Will you be hosting Christmas dinner or New Year’s Eve? Are you planning a Christmas holiday get-away? Are there family festive day outings that you will be going to? Will you be taking advantage of the Boxing Day sales? Does your income allow for these circumstances? These are questions you should ask yourself to work out how … Continue reading CHRISTMAS SHOPPING STRATEGY

HOW TO BE AN INSTA MODEL

Forget those times when a start of the modelling career was associated with a number of tough challenges. You had to meet strict requirements, be conventionally beautiful or handsome and pass a complicated test in model agencies. Now almost all of these rules are gone: everybody can be a model if they wish.  The miracle thing that made this all possible is Instagram. This platform gives a plenty of vast opportunities for you regardless of who you are. You can promote yourself being a designer, musician, plumber, waiter, business coach, or even housekeeper. People who are positioning themselves as a … Continue reading HOW TO BE AN INSTA MODEL

HOW TO DOWN YOUR PINT

How to down a pint quickly 1. Let the beer warm up a little bit. You don’t want to get brain freeze from downing a freezing pint. 2. Try get rid of as many bubbles as possible, you can try getting another glass and pouring the beer in and out of the two glasses. 3. Right before drinking, hit the bottom of the glass on the table to release carbon dioxide. 4. Lean your head back slightly, open your throat and take a half breath right before drinking your pint. 5. Swing the glass so the beer rushes to the back of … Continue reading HOW TO DOWN YOUR PINT

BEE KEEPING

There’s a massive question mark over the future of bees as their colonies worldwide continue to struggle and decline. So how do we play our part in ensuring that our buzzy friends don’t go extinct? Well, have a go at beekeeping yourself, of course. It’s not as complicated as most of us would think, all it requires are basic equipment, space and patience. I went to learn the art of beekeeping through expert beekeeper Camilla Goddard at St Ermin’s Hotel, London’s first bee and bee hotel. Camilla is keen to demonstrate how small actions by all of us can make … Continue reading BEE KEEPING

THE BOW TIE

The bow tie is a tour de force in its own right. More of a style icon than accent, it has graced the likes of everyone from Winston Churchill to James Bond. It is a statement that shows you’re debonair, self-aware and not too timid to shy away from the crowd of Four-in-Hands and Half-Windsor tie knots. (Not that there’s anything wrong with them.) However, as they say with great sartorial power comes great responsibility, and correctly tying and wearing a bow tie is no exception. A pre-tied or clip-on option is out of the question, and a loosely tied, too large or … Continue reading THE BOW TIE