Published on April 27 2014

We're all much more aware of the dangers of skin cancer due to UV radiation (we called it sunshine when I was a kid) these days - and the need to take precautions against it, especially for young children. However, there's no need to forego the pleasures...

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Published on April 26 2014

I joined British Telecom straight from school (some years ago I'll admit) to start an apprenticeship. One of the first things that I learned was how to position and use a ladder safely. It still drives me nuts when I see people doing it wrong. It's downright...

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Published on April 25 2014

Compact mini fridges can be great in the summer. Obviously you can use them where space is limited, in a small kitchen for example - a student dorm or in the workplace perhaps. You can even get some that are small enough to sit on your desktop so that...

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Published on April 24 2014

Tablet computers are big business right now. Industry analysts predict that tablets will account for more than half of total computer sales in 2014 - outselling both desktops and notebooks combined. Unsurprisingly, given the importance of the market,...

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Published on April 24 2014

If your first encounter with halogen ovens was on a late night shopping channel then you might just be tempted to write them off as a useless gadget. That would be a big mistake. Halogen ovens let you prepare delicious meals very quickly - they offer...

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Published on April 23 2014

When you buy a halogen oven, you'll probably get everything that you need to get up and running. Most of these ovens come with a couple of racks, a couple of trays, tongs and an extender ring so that you can cook larger items. You won't need to buy anything...

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Published on April 23 2014

Tablet computers are big business these days. Most analysts reckon that they will make up more than half of all computer sales in 2014, outselling both notebooks and desktops combined. If you're an apple fan, your choice will be between the iPad Air and...

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Published on April 22 2014

The weather is getting warmer (a little), which means that summer will soon be here. It's time to treat yourself to a new pair of bright and breezy summer sandals - and there are plenty to choose from. Wedges, flip flops, heels - strappy gladiators, thongs,...

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Published on April 22 2014

If you like the freedom of summer sandals, but you want, or need, more support than you typically get from the average flat and flimsy flip flop, have a look at some of the different styles available in the Skechers flip flop sandals range. They have...

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Published on April 21 2014

Shoes in the Skechers relaxed fit range have a slightly roomier fit than standard shoes. They also use super soft memory foam insoles, which mold themselves to the precise shape of your foot. The end result is a very comfortable shoe, one which you can...

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