Health and Beauty

Top Tips for avoiding bedtime bickering

September 14, 2015

Going to bed on a row isn’t great for relationships - and ruins sleep. Here’s how to ensure pillow talk stays sweet There’s never a great time to row with your partner - but right before bedtime can be particularly troublesome, as most couples will know. Arguments are part and parcel of relationships, but falling out before hitting the sack means that the tension can fester and dash any chances of a good night’s sleep too, leading to even greater resentment and anger the next day. Bad news all round. According to a new survey, however, more than half of UK couples quarrel at least twice a month before turning out the lights at bedtime. The research, carried out by skin specialists Flint + Flint and The Fine Bedding Company as part of their ’Beauty Sleep’ campaign, found that 52% of couples admit to going to bed angry after arguing, and subsequently waking up in a bad mood. So what’s to blame for those tears on the pillowcase? The survey also delved into the top 10 argument triggers for couples, and while there are some similarities between the sexes, it seems men and women don’t always agree about what causes their fights either...


10 tips to help sell your home

July 2, 2015

Putting your property on the market? Highlight your home’s best features with Homedresser’s top 10 tips for sellers: 1. KERB KUDOS


Quotes of the Day November 16

November 16, 2014

“I was on a TV show with the late author Barbara Cartland, who turned to me and said: ‘Oh, The World is Full of Married Men is such a disgusting book, Miss Collins. You are responsible for all the perverts in England.”