What are you up to for the late May Bank Holiday? If the weather is a wash out (this is Britain, after all), we're planning a mass clear up, and clear out to start the sunnier season with a bang. Whether you're planning on selling all your unwanted stuff on eBay, getting round to dusting or heading to your local recycling plant, we could all use a little advice on staying clean and tidy at home. Welcome to the latest Weekend Reading - the Spring Cleaning edition!
If flying away isn't in the budget this year (or if you simply fancy staying on home turf), a staycation is the perfect way to enjoy time away from work without the baggage allowance. From the shimmering shores of Cornwall to the towering peaks of the Lake District, there are plenty of hidden gems the British Isles have to offer - you just have to know where to look. Here's where to staycation in 2017 from those in the know... Continue reading
Welcome to the first edition of Weekend Reading! This week's theme follows last week's #NationalGardeningWeek; as the days are longer and brighter, we're itching to flex our green fingers and get out there in the garden. Whether you're growing vegetables, planting bountiful blooms or hoping to grow a burgeoning herb garden for your own kitchen stores, we've rounded up our favourite useful gardening reads of 2017. Bookmark the ones you love - here's this week's Weekend Reading: A Gardening Edition. Continue reading
2017! It's a brand new year - a chance to refocus, recharge and make changes for the better. Whether you're focusing on your health and fitness, career, home or just wanting to declutter and simplify your life, there's no better time than January. New Year, new magazine!With every New Year comes a renewed sense of motivation - whether you're getting fit or wanting to renew and old passion for a long forgotten hobby, take advantage of our Mega Magazine Sale and find the perfect magazine to inspire you all year round for 2017. Continue reading
At magazine.co.uk HQ we're celebrating all things autumnal. There's a definite chill in the air, so grab your sparklers and toast your marshmallows because everything changes when the leaves turn from green to gold. Here are 7 awesome autumn ideas for the fall season...
The magazine.co.uk team take The Great British Bake Off seriously and in the spirit of all things sweet, we're baking every week up to the final! Here's Baking Heaven's Red Velvet Cake...
This week, Account Manager Ruth was inspired by the Cupcakes supplement in this month's Baking Heaven magazine and baked a sumptuous (full size) red velvet cake. Iced with traditional cream cheese icing and decorated with sliced strawberries and chocolate curls, we gave it 10/10. Here's how to bake it yourself! Continue reading
As the summer holidays draw to a close, we're celebrating the best Mummy, parenting and family blogs of 2016. At magazine.co.uk, we're big fans of Mummy bloggers and are lucky to count a fair few in our blogger network. Here are the top UK mummy bloggers of 2016; the cream of the crop.
Our Top UK Mummy Bloggers
When I was a child way back in the 1970s, I remember one of the things I looked forward to (other than my weekly copy of the Beano comic) was my father's monthly copy of the National Geographic magazine (now known as just National Geographic). It always stood out and caught my attention among the plethora of publications that graced our family home.