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Recently, the survey agency Glassdoor, did a study investigating which jobs had the best “work-life” balance. With the rise of flexible working and always-on-call jobs, they survey was well-timed. The traditional 9-to-5 seems to have gone out of the window recently, only to be replaced by a working life that never seems to end. Image Source – Pixabay The surveyed investigated more than 60,000 employees and asked them how satisfied they felt with their work-life balance. Since 2012, work-life balance satisfaction has declined...

Remember when the majorityof swimsuit retailers used to cater their styles almost exclusively to slim women, but somehow those who were plus-size missed out on all the cute options? The good news is body positivity is on the rise, and the frontrunners of the fashion industry have started to recognize that having a full figure does not stop you from wanting to find a comfortable, stylish, sexy new swimsuit.  Whether you’re basking in the sun on an upcoming winter getaway, or by the poolside when the summer months roll in, you want to...

A well-made heavy-duty air mattress from reputable brands like Intex, Coleman or SoundAsleep Dream Series has gone from obscurity right into the mainstream in the last decade or so. It’s especially popular with the people who have back problems because, unlike any other mattress, it allows you to control the firmness of the mattress and align your spine. In today’s guide we look at air mattress types and provide some reviews and tips for choosing the best should you need one.   Air beds are also popular with big offices that...

When you leave work each evening, do you close the door behind you safe in the knowledge that you had a productive day and achieved your goals? Or do you leave with a troubled mind, regretting all those items still on your list that you failed to complete? The likely answer is that it depends on the day. Some days are more productive than others. However, if you’re frequently failing to complete tasks and meet objectives, it’s time to take action. There are many reasons you could be failing to check items off your to-do list. Some...

Travelling the world will be one of the most fulfilling experiences of your life, but little mistakes can turn an amazing adventure into one non-stop disaster. So, here are ways to improve your travel experience. Probiotics Do you love to try different cuisines when overseas? Well, sometimes the food might not love you back, causing stomach upsets. One way to become tummy ready for a trip is by taking a probiotic a week before a trip, which can aid your body’s digestive system – so it will be holiday ready for all the delicious foreign...

If travel is your passion you will know only too well that fulfilling it is never easy. Most people’s finances do not stretch to unlimited travel, no matter how much we want them to. Add a 9-5 job and a family onto that and finding the time to get away at all can be pretty impossible. Thankfully, however, technology has advanced out into the travel sector, with many companies making it their mission to help you travel easily, and for less money. Perhaps you have a family summer break planned for later in the year, or maybe you are...

We all look forward to summer. The beautiful hot weather, picturesque blue skies, long days, it’s a one of the best times of the year. I think we can all agree that sometimes summer can become unbearable with all that heat. Makes us all want to stay inside and crank the air conditioning to the max. Let that machine blow its guts to make sure you don’t sweat. Well…maybe those higher energy bills are something you’d like to avoid too. Luckily for you there are a bunch of ways to beat the heat during the summer months. All while...

For music lovers and casual listeners alike, there’s nothing better than listening to your favourite music live. But, as the family grows, it gets harder and harder to go to gigs and concerts. This is a shame, as age doesn’t limit appreciation of music. You don’t simply get bored of it as you get older. To solve this problem, this post will look at it further and look into a solution to the problem. Usually, to see your favourite band play, you have to travel far and wide. Tours rarely pass through town unless you live in a major...

Radiation leaks and nuclear disasters are not something uncommonly witnessed in the past decades. With the ongoing threat of nuclear attacks, more and more countries are opting to have a controlled nuclear power station, as well as the increase in the use of nuclear power in many applications, submarines for example. With this need, it is also important to understand that radiation can have disastrous effects on the human body too. Most humans are exposed to smaller doses of radiation on a regular basis from a variety of sources. The...

Insomnia effects about 15% of the population. Next time you find yourself up late at night peek out your window. You’re bound to see some lights on in many windows in your area. Insomnia can be cause by many different things, most commonly by stress and anxiety. If you’re one of these night owls and are getting tired of sluggish days and long nights, there are cures. These are some simple natural remedies to aid in fixing your insomnia. Valerian When it comes to insomnia, Valerian happens to be one of the more common remedies to cure...