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10 Reasons NOT to Ditch Caffeine!

Posted on March 31, 2014 by admin

We're always hearing stories in newspapers about the benefits of cutting out caffeine, and yet coffee shops are thriving. Coffee hot or cold is more popular than ever. So let's look on the bright side, with 10 reasons why caffeine and coffee aren't all… Read More

Mother’s Day: What Reminds You of Your Mum?

Posted on March 27, 2014 by admin

It could be a perfume, a particular piece of music or the taste of your favourite food. The things that remind us of people we love - like our mums - or experiences we've had are unique to every person. But it's not just… Read More

10 Less Traditional Mother’s Day Gifts

Posted on March 26, 2014 by Issy

We all know that mums love chocolates and flowers - who doesn't? But we also know a few who long to receive something a little bit (or a lot) different. So if you're looking for some alternative Mother's Day gifts, look no further -… Read More

Five Ways to Take Afternoon Tea

Posted on March 24, 2014 by admin

Afternoon tea is a great thing to have on a special day out - delicious, indulgent. relaxing and loads of fun, it could be with a group of friends, on a romantic date or the perfect Mother's Day gift. Like all good things, it… Read More

Sport Relief 2014: Three Main Events

Posted on March 21, 2014 by Dan

Today marks the start of Sport Relief 2014! This huge biennial event encourages people all over the country to participate in personal challenges and mass participation events to raise money for noble causes in the UK and abroad. Tonight’s… Read More

7 Tips for The Perfect Pint

Posted on March 17, 2014 by admin

As Monday is St Patrick's Day, we thought we would do a little research into what makes the perfect pint. The way it's poured or the way it's drank? We have seven factors that can contribute - read on to find out.. Read More

20 Things to Try During Lent

Posted on March 7, 2014 by Dan

Wednesday marked the start of Lent. Throughout the nation, people will be sacrificing their favourite vices such as smoking, booze, cakes, crisps and chocolate for a seemingly endless period of 40 days. But, instead of giving something up for Lent, why not take the… Read More

The Oscars and What We Love About Films

Posted on March 5, 2014 by Issy

Red Letter Days absolutely loves films and anything to do with them, and this week has been an important time of year in the film calendar. So can you guess where I was from late Sunday night? Camped out with a mountain of popcorn… Read More

Shrove Tuesday – Five Pancake Ideas

Posted on March 3, 2014 by admin

Tomorrow is one of the best days of the year - Pancake Day! Last year, we gave you a great basic recipe and some ideas on how to spice it up. This year, we thought we would give you a few more exciting… Read More