Arts and crafts mythbusting: Putting the WHY into DIY

The internet abounds with cheap, simple ways to craft your ideal life. Is it really that easy?

Arts & Crafts

Why do we expect artists to work for free?

What would happen if other professions were paid like artists?

Alternative Jobs

Sing your HEART out with indie women’s choirs

Fancy joining an indie women's choir? SING IT!


8 essentials for your twenties… and beyond!

Learning to Adult? Want a hand with that? We've got the basics covered...


How to cross stitch: Crafty fun that won’t ruin your carpet

Cross stitch beginner tips and patterns to unleash your inner evil crafter.


10 things to do with vintage lace and DIY doilies

These 10 DIY projects using vintage lace and doilies couldn't be simpler!


How to survive an ice age

How to survive an ice age when climate change hits and 'winter is coming' isn't just Game of Thrones.


The best colouring books for adults and what to look out for

Colouring books for adults - creativity with no strings attached. Which ones do people like best, and why?

Living at home after uni... ways to deal

Living at home after uni… ways to deal

You know how it can be. You graduate uni or college then move back home. What next?


What is it like to be a concept artist at an indie game studio?

Pixelbomb Games concept artist Marina talks career tips, soul-searching & sci-fi gore...


Download the Guess Who? Election Game

Download and make this free DIY Guess Who? Election Game - 2015 Special Edition!


Witch hazel life hacks: Pesto vs shoes

A mook's life hack for using witch hazel to get pesto out of lovely leather shoes!


Hot new exercise trend: Get the purrrfect(!) body

This musical exercise workout will give you the ultimate, purrrfect body. Meow!


My story: I was surrounded by 80 fluffy huskies for 10 weeks!

Can ANYTHING top volunteering with Baxter and 79 other huskies for 10 whole weeks? *swoon*