The Boodle Blog

February - the Month of Love
February - the Month of Love
February 06, 2017

February is traditionally the Month of Love, so here are some random love facts (or myths) that might surprise you.…

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5 Feelings You Should Leave Behind in the New Year
5 Feelings You Should Leave Behind in the New Year
January 04, 2017

A new year signals a fresh start, a new beginning. A new year means new promises, new goals, and hope to achieve them all. However, if you’re trying to begin again in 2017, there are some feelings you should leave behind in 2016.…

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How To Get Gifting Right
How To Get Gifting Right
December 09, 2016

Navigating the office holiday party, having to be friendly with your in-laws, managing your credit card balance, and dealing with kids’ unruly demands can all put strain on your relationship with your life partner. However, possibly the biggest relationship test you’ll face this holiday is picking the right gift/gifts for your loved one.…

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Africa’s Best November Getaways
Africa’s Best November Getaways
November 24, 2016

Africa in November is bliss! The big rains are still to come and the Christmas season crowds are still thinking about what to pack. Go on safari in November and enjoy summer sunshine and great travel deals.…

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Summertime Treats
Summertime Treats
October 01, 2016

You know it’s summer when the skies are impossibly blue, when the sun sends golden rays of happiness, when the sunsets are festivals of orange and purple. Experience the magic of summer – get out and about and enjoy!…

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It’s Spring Time!
It’s Spring Time!
September 01, 2016

Flowers are in bloom, the swimming pools are open, and ice creams are a must. Everything looks fresh and bright – so get yourself into the spirit of spring by giving your home and your finances a good clean.…

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Got the latest gadget but forgot about the accessories?
Got the latest gadget but forgot about the accessories?
April 29, 2016

Our world is being changed rapidly by new technology. According to the “Did you know? (Shift Happens)” video which details technology and internet statistics (and is itself a viral video as mentioned in Time Magazine), the number of internet devices has grown exponentially over the last 34 years from one thousand in 1984 to a billion in 2008; the first text message was sent in 1992 and today the number of text messages sent and received every day exceeds the total population of the planet.…

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Investing money in your passion: antiques
Investing money in your passion: antiques
April 25, 2016

When I was younger we played a trick on my aunt. She had a collection of porcelain statuettes, dogs doing different activities like fishing, carrying buckets of water and pushing bicycles. Anyway, we thought it would be funny if we took one away to see if she noticed it was gone and, if she didn’t, re-gift it to her for her birthday.…

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The best entertainment and educational apps for your children
The best entertainment and educational apps for your children
April 15, 2016

Has there ever been a better time to be a child? When I was young people still used to say “children should be seen and not heard” and old school nursery rhymes and fairy tales are terrifying.…

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Earn some extra money from home or a side business
Earn some extra money from home or a side business
April 11, 2016

We live in an expensive world and the sad fact is that not many of us can be heiresses born into families that own famous hotel chains. Well, it’s not such a bad thing that there is isn’t more than one Paris Hilton.…

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