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Opportunities in online/self education

For many of us, the dream of furthering our education can seem further than it is. This is mainly because of high study fees and lack of financial support. Even with the wide variety of bursaries that are available, these are often hard to get. And whilst banks and universities offer loans, the idea of being in debt before you even complete your studies can be overwhelming. Which is where alternative study methods such as the interne come in handy. Not only has the internet changed the way we communicate, but it has also changed the way that people learn and study.

5 Winter essentials

Winter is here and we all have to keep warm. However keeping warm doesn’t mean you have to lose your style or break your bank balance trying to stay fashionable. Below I have put together a list of 5 winter essentials you need to have in your wardrobe to enjoy winter.

Mending broken relationships

Relationships are like a glass, they can break due to small issues and misunderstandings. Unlike glass however, there are ways to mend your relationship. Most of the relationships that exist are not the best possible matches. However, whether your partner is 100% right for you is not important, what is important is how you move through your differences. After all, nothing breaks ones heart more than a broken relationship. We spend hours thinking about what could have gone wrong and how we can get back to the way it was before. Here are a few tips that you can look at to mend your broken relationship.

Is it normal to have pain during sex?

As women, and even men, it is normal to experience some level of discomfort when we start having sex. However having pain frequently during sex is not normal. This can be a sign that you need to see a doctor or change things up. If you are experiencing frequent pain during sex I would suggest you first refrain from having sexual intercourse for a while. This allows you work on building some intimacy between you and your partner.

8 ways to make studying fun

Sometime’s studying can seem exhausting and boring. We all go through moments where the thought of studying is enough to make us not do it altogether. Which leads to bad marks and the need to study even more. However, no matter the subject or how hard you find it, making studying fun is possible.

3 ways to be intimate without sex

When we start exploring our sexuality as young adults one of the first things that most of us think is that sex is the only kind of intimacy there is. However intimacy is not just about sex and is about so much more. Whilst there are pressures that come from our peers and everything on TV, newspapers and magazines, it is important to know that sex is not the end all and be all. In fact if you ask me, it is the least intimate thing you can do with a person.

Winter proof your skin & lips at home

The winter climate can strip our skin of its moisture which can cause dryness, and can lead to our lips chapping and cracking. Which is why care of your skin and lips can feel like more work in winter. However with these simple, effective and affordable measures you can have glowing, well moisturized skin all year long.

Exercise suitable for pregnant women

Pregnancy can be an exciting and stressful period. With so much information going around it can become hard to figure out what is good advice and what is just nonsense. When it comes to exercise, it is normal to feel reluctant at first however exercising is actually good for you and the baby during pregnancy. It’s good for strengthening your muscles and builds endurance for when you give birth. It will also be easier for you to shed weight after the pregnancy. In the same breath be careful that you don’t overdo it because that could also strain you and the baby. Before getting started its important to ask your DR what is best for you as every women is different. In the mean time, here are a few exercises to look into once you have the go ahead.

Sleep for a better you

Whether in school or at the office our daily lives are becoming increasingly fast paced. Often we find ourselves burning the candle at both ends, leaving us feeling tired and run down. So how can we get back on track and have more energy to be able to do everything we want to do?