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Christiane’s story: where to store a loved one’s belongings?

Christiane’s story: where to store a loved one’s belongings?

When you are going through life’s ups and downs, you’d be surprised how much self-storage can help. Meet Christiane and her family and find out why she stores her belongings at Shurgard. WHO? Christiane is a mum and a former teacher. She used to live with her […]

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Surviving a House Move with Children

Surviving a House Move with Children

In to Uni. In with mates. In with the boyfriend. In with the husband. I’ve moved to a new house several times, but this latest move has been the most difficult… moving with a small child! They don’t understand patience, or the fact those cardboard boxes aren’t […]

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2018 – setting the right goals

2018 – setting the right goals

Every new year is a fresh start, a time to improve the state of your body and mind. So this year, revitalise your mind and body with some lifestyle changes and most importantly, enjoy life. BODY – losing weight After a week of drinking champagne and slipping […]

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How to beat the stress of Christmas shopping?

How to beat the stress of Christmas shopping?

Christmas is on the way! It’s a time of joy, but the shopping part can be stressful when you leave it till last minute. The crowd, the ideas, the budget, the time… all coming at you like high waves. So how do you handle the stress of […]

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Create your own DIY Christmas Cards – unique and easy!

Create your own DIY Christmas Cards – unique and easy!

‘Tis the season to be jolly! And there’s a whole load of fun to be had with these craft Christmas cards! A great activity to do with Kids, or simple enough for craft beginners, these unique festive cards will bring a smile to the recipient. 1. Ho […]

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Creating More Kitchen Storage

Creating More Kitchen Storage

Regardless of how big your kitchen is, they can become cluttered really easily. With pots and pans, kitchen gadgets, cutlery and, of course, food, it is often difficult to find the space to fit in everything you need. But fret no-more! There are plenty of ways to […]

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5 tips to get your kids to bed

5 tips to get your kids to bed

Is putting your child to bed a struggle every night or does it go quite smoothly? Some kids simply don’t like to go to sleep, whereas as a baby, that was all they ever did. Nearly every parent has to deal with the difficulty of putting a […]

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What to do with your parents’ beloved china?

What to do with your parents’ beloved china?

As baby boomers grow older, we are shifting towards an older population. According to the Office for National Statistics, more than half a million people aged 90 or older are living in the UK. But when a whole generation is gradually downsizing from a properly furnished, middle-class […]

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Bringing autumn into your home

Bringing autumn into your home

No doubt about it, autumn has begun. It’s much colder and it has been raining a lot lately! Suddenly, that new season has taken us by surprise … The feeling is always a bit double. On the one hand, we don’t want to say goodbye to the […]

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Enjoying your Hobby without Ruining your Relationship

Enjoying your Hobby without Ruining your Relationship

We all have our hobbies – some of us enjoy climbing, some love painting, and others love recreating battle scenes. Our hobbies are great creative outlets and one of the best-known natural stress relievers. However – much to the dismay of our loved ones – some of […]

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