Friday, 22 July 2022

How To Make Driving Fun Once Again*


There is so much to enjoy about driving - the feeling of freedom and independence, being able to travel where you want, whenever you want, having your choice of music playing, and the sensation of the wind rushing in through the sunroof open windows.


Except, it's not always like that, far from it. Even if you like driving, it isn't always a journey of enjoyment. It may be dull and repetitive, and all of the joy can be drained out when you commute to and from work every day. However, as long as you remember that it can be a fun and delightful activity, you can make it fun and enjoyable again - you only need to mix up a couple of your driving habits and be a little creative. Here are some tried and true strategies for making your driving experience a little bit more exciting when it seems dull.


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Take A Road Trip

Most of the excursions we take in our car are completely practical and required - the commute to work, the school run, dropping the kids off at play dates and sports groups, doing the supermarket shopping. If you are only utilising your automobile for these things, it pulls the car away from being something laced with joy and excitement to just another functional and useful addition to our lives. Sometimes, taking a journey centred totally on happy times is pleasant. Nothing will help you fall in love with your vehicle more than an excellent road trip. Plan a gorgeous route, pack up the car, and set out for a few days of pure pleasure driving.



Change the car

We may blame the commute and the other cars on the road. We might blame the routine tasks we do in our car, but occasionally, it can be the car itself. If we are driving around in a car that we don't adore. There is little wonder that we are not enjoying the experience. The most apparent approach is to hunt for a new automobile that is not only functional but entertaining to drive from Edmunds. If you are not in the position to buy a new car, treat your old one to a complete valet, and some new accessories such as chrome alloys, new car mats, and, if you haven't already had one, a great sound system. You'll find driving to be considerably more pleasurable if you appreciate the car that you're driving about in.



Switch up the commute

One of the biggest things we complain about is getting trapped in traffic. Even the greatest automobile in the world won't be much fun if you are sitting in bumper to bumper traffic, day in, day out. If the commute is making you down, look at shaking things up, and take a new route. Even if it takes a bit longer, it will be worth it if you are no longer dreading the ride.


What are your top tips for making driving a fun and exciting experience once again?




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Friday, 24 June 2022

5 Things I Love About Summer


Summer officially rolled around on June 21st, and I'm already feeling the change of seasons with the heatwave we've been having for the last week or so. This season is my sometimes of of my favourites when the sun isn't trying to take me down, so I wanted to share what I love about Summer time.
  1. Tan time
    • I'm not outside to often because of work, but this sunshine is so good at the start of summer and I can get a little tan going on if I sit outside for a while
  2. Days out with the family
    • We have the idea of going to Chessington still - got a little delayed because of my injury! - and it means getting out the house and being active 
  3. Clothing choices
    • I am so excited to get back into my summer dresses, shorts and not wearing thick clothes all the time
  4. Everyone seems happier
    • Customers at work are a little more chatty and polite!! The sun really brings out the good side of people sometimes
  5. Movie releases
    • Jurassic World's latest movie recently came out, we have a new Thor film coming out soon, and SO MANY MORE!!

What are you favourite things about summer time? Let me know! Hope you have a great day and keep safe :)

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Wednesday, 8 June 2022

May 2022 Extra Income Report


I love being able to earn extra pennies on the side, as well as form my main job income. I use survey sites, blog posts on this blog of mine, scanning receipts, and selling items via Depop and Facebook Marketplace. Some month I don't even make £10 extra, whereas other months, it can be up to £90 - it all depends on how hard I hustle as the month goes along. 

So here is my overview for the last 30 days!

May 2022

Amazon Shopper Panel: £5.35
Qmee Surveys: £7
Blog Collaborations: £30
Online Sales: £7.09
Chase Referrals: £360
Chase Cashback: £1

            Total: £410.44

This has been a great month for side hustle income! Thank you to everyone who used my Chase Referral code this month, that's helped so much with my extra income goal!

If you're interested in earning a little extra with some surveys each month, I have this Qmee referral code for you to use! >QMEE CODE < With this code link, you get 50p and so do I, when you first cash out via PayPal or gift card. The reason I love Qmee, is that you can cash out with as little as 1p in your account. 

Current 2022 extra income overview

January - £51.79
February - £67.33
March - £103.67
April - £46.73
May - £410.44

            Total: £679.96

Do you have any side hustles that you use for extra income? Let me know! Hope you have a great day and keep safe :)
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Tuesday, 24 May 2022

Earn A Free £20 With Chase Bank UK!

Chase Bank is currently running an amazing offer that ends at the end of May! Sign up to Chase via my referral link, download the app - as it is an app only bank at the current moment - deposit £20 and then enter my code 8BFstAks when prompted! Give it a few minutes and then check the rewards section on the app and claim your free £20, and you can then easily transfer than back to your usual bank account.

If you then use your own referral link, you can get your friends and family to also sign up and earn extra cash.


You must be over 18, a UK resident, and have a valid form of identity to sign up. Have you already signed up? Let me know! Hope you have a great day and keep safe :)

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Thursday, 19 May 2022

Why You Should Consider Using A YouTube Converter For Everyday Enjoyment*


Why should people convert YouTube videos to mp3s? Audio music is preferred by many people around the world over video music for a variety of reasons. With Mp3 files on their computers, smartphones and other devices, they're able to enjoy their favourite music. We all know there's no legit app for high-quality Mp3 streaming. Because of the increased demand for high-quality mp3 files, more and more people are turning to YouTube to mp3 converters in order to make their preferred video songs available in mp3 format. In this article, we will go over some of the primary motivations that drive audio enthusiasts to use these converters. Continue reading to see the list.


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Enables audio extraction

Sometimes you can only hear certain soundtracks in movies or music videos, but you won't be able to download them anywhere else. You may want to buy soundtracks or music to listen to later. You can easily take this sound from YouTube and store it on your devices, where you can play it whenever you want. You can also use the recording in other ways, such as creating your own video or doing a rendition of a song, for example. You have a lot of options. With the help of a YouTube to MP3 converter, you can download songs that aren't available anywhere else.


It speeds up the loading process.

YouTube videos require a substantial amount of storage space to load. This enormous space requirement not only slows down the loading speed but also increases the amount of time you have to wait before your music or other files can be played. As a general rule, the bandwidth of a video file is twice or three times that of an mp3. The file bandwidth is decreased when a YouTube video is converted into an MP3, which in turn makes loading the file much simpler and quicker. You'll be able to listen to your files more easily and more consecutively thanks to the faster loading. In addition, the vast majority of players, including those found in car stereos, are unable to play video files. If you convert your favourite songs from YouTube to mp3, you will be able to listen to them no matter where you are or when you want to, regardless of whether or not you have an internet connection. You don't have to wait for a song to load before you can skip, rewind, or fast-forward.


It enhances the portability of your files.

Why is it that an MP3 file can be transferred more easily than a YouTube video file? When you download a video file, you will need a significant amount of storage space in order to keep the videos you have downloaded and to transfer them from one player to another. Because of this circumstance, it is likely that you will be required to acquire a larger internal hard disc rather than a flash disc to store your data on. Despite this, watching video files while listening to them requires a large player that has a screen so that the viewer can see what they are listening to. When it comes to mp3 files, things are a little different. After converting the files, you will be able to store them in more compact storage devices and listen to them on portable devices, such as mobile radios and car stereos. It's common for people to save mp3s of videos on their smartphones. They can then use the audios while they're exercising, walking, running, or doing other things they do on a daily basis. Music videos aren't good for exercise.



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Monday, 16 May 2022

Your Business Won't Survive Without Certain Services To Help*


Your business needs more than a few employees to survive on the market. Ideally, you need specialists in a range of different areas to keep everything going the way that it should be. If you’re not entirely sure of what these things are right now, then it’s a good thing that you have come across this article. Keep reading down below if you would like to find out more about this topic.


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IT


The first service that you are going to need is IT. IT is one of the most obvious services that you could need seeing as we now live in the age of technology. While this might not mean much to you, in general it means that tech is becoming increasingly apparent and useful for businesses. You have to have someone who can manage this, doing everything from the simple tasks like knowing the cache types and how to clear them, all the way to sorting out cyber security. 


IT is one of those things that your business cannot avoid any longer. If you have managed this far without the help of an IT specialist, we don’t really know how but we know you won’t be able to keep it up. Look into different businesses and people that offer this service to businesses, and choose the one that you think will best suit you.


Marketing


You are also going to need a marketing service on your team as they are extremely important to businesses. Marketing is how people know who your business is and what you are all about, and it’s how you entice customers to use your company instead of a different one. As such, you have got to be putting as much effort into this as you can, ensuring that you are coming up with marketing to the very best of your ability. However, sometimes even this isn’t enough and you need to hire a professional.


These people know what they are doing, they know what appeals to your target audience and what will make your business look irresistible. It’s for this reason that your business needs to hire a marketing service as soon as possible.


Accounting


Managing the finances of your small business is one thing, but when the business gets to a certain point, it isn’t going to be so easy anymore. There are going to be more numbers to run, and it’s going to become easier to let things slip through the cracks. This could cause a problem for the whole business as if the numbers are wrong, everything else will be too. It’s for this reason that hiring an accountant is the best thing for you, and your company.


We hope that you have found this article helpful, and now see some of the things that your business is going to need in order to survive on the market. It’s okay to need help from services, as that is exactly what they are there for. Hopefully, when you start to get these business services on side, you will see a marked improvement in your business results. We wish you the very best of luck.



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