25 Mar, 2017 54 Likes Share Post
Too much salt (sodium chloride) in the diet can increase the risk of high blood pressure, which – in turn – is a major risk factor for heart disease and stroke. As well as monitoring the hidden salt content of the processed foods we purchase we can also take control at home, potentially preventing high blood pressure or reducing the level we may have. If you are struggling to “shake th
22 Mar, 2017 48 Likes Share Post
Next month, British family company Dragonfly Tea will be launching their third Short Story writing competition, in partnership with the Henley Literary Festival. Now in its third year, the competition is open to both adults and children and encourages budding wordsmiths to put the kettle on and let their imaginations take flight! Competition themes so far have included ‘Discovery’, ‘Ad
13 Mar, 2017 54 Likes Share Post
Yorkshire Shepherdess Amanda Owens talks to the The People’s Friend magazine about winter on the farm and her new book. Amanda Owen’s first book “The Yorkshire Shepherdess” was an instant hit when it was released in 2014. After catching the nation’s attention on the ITV show “The Dales”, readers were keen to hear the story of the woman who gave up city life to farm one of England’
8 Mar, 2017 53 Likes Share Post
As today is such an important day for women - we are delighted that our sponsor ActionAid have shared their thoughts with us: Every year we come together for International Women’s Day, to celebrate hard-won progress on women’s rights. But this year is different. That progress is in increasing danger, with attempts across the world to roll back protections on violence against women, reproduc
8 Mar, 2017 57 Likes Share Post
Established in the early 1900s, today International Women’s Day is a worldwide event that marks the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It is also a ‘call to action’ for gender equality. This year the theme is Be Bold For Change. The official website invites us to “Call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world – a more gender i