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3 Mins
Forget hygge, there’s a new Scandi lifestyle trend on the block. Just when we've all mastered the art of ‘hygge’, its cosy candle glow is fading and packing away its fluffy slippers in favour of a new movement, fresh from Sweden. ‘Lagom’ which means enough, sufficient, adequate, in moderation or balanced - is a way of life which champions sustainability and being frugal and it’s easier to achieve than you...
Scandi / Home / lagom
2 Mins
Seven ways a smart home can make new parents’ lives easier… Late nights, lack of sleep, the shock of having to attend to the whims of a beautiful yet demanding new baby all mean that...
IntelligentHome / Parenting / Technology
Intelligent solutions to everyday nonsense
3 Mins
The frantic morning rush to get everyone in the family where they need to be is a daily battle in most households. So after walking the dog and dropping the kids off at school, the last...
smart technology / Homes / gadgets
7 Mins
Interiors and fashion blogger Erica Davies from explains how she transformed her new-build living room from beige and boring to fun and fabulous. I’ll admit it: I went to...
interiors / living room / Erica Davies
2 Mins
Anna Murray is originally from London but calls Glasgow her ‘forever’ home . After graduating from Glasgow School of Art, she worked at leading London design practices Tilney Shane,...
Anna Murray / Glasgow / interview
6 Mins
Interior designer Eleanor Horwell explains why bringing the outside in will brighten up your home – and your life. When I joined Pinterest, one of my first discoveries was stylist and...
Eleanor Horwell / plants / interiors
Bit of a blether with Kelly Hoppen
3 Mins
Kelly Hoppen , interior designer and judge of BBC2’s The Great Interior Design Challenge talks taupe, toilet roll covers and decor tips. My design philosophy is… to create timeless and...
Kelly hoppen / Homes / interiors
Are you a pensions ninja?
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We know pensions can be quite confusing, especially with talk of changes to pension tax relief, changes to the age you can access your pension and all the other jargon associated with it...
Morton Fraser / pensions / retirement