I thought I would do a post on how to avoid being a victim of Catfishing after watching the amazing new show on Channel 4 called ‘The Circle’
If you have not seen it briefly it is a new social media reality TV show where a group of 8 contestants are living in a block of flats and the only access they have to the other people is by a social media group called ‘The Circle’
They create social media profiles but some are creating false profiles in order to appear (so they think) more popular!
There is one contestant who is male but has the profile of his girlfriend so everyone assumes he is she. Another guy is gay but is pretending to be straight. In fact both of these had a ‘virtual’ date with each other which was interesting!
So far the guy who is pretending to be his girlfriend is in fact the most popular
But in ‘real life’ this can also happen on-line and below are some guidelines so you can be aware
Mobile phones are a necessary evil. It seems we cannot live without them. Gone are the days when we simply used our phone for making and receiving calls.
You only have to look at your daily commute to see how many people are on their phone. It is getting to be a bigger addiction than alcohol or gambling.
So how can you stop looking at your mobile phone constantly.
On average we look at our mobile phone 35 times a day – how many times do you check your phone and how can you break the habit. Below are a few simple tips that could help you break the addiction.
With England losing the world cup, Trumps recent visit and Brexit it can be very difficult to keep remaining positive in life.
Below are some tips on how to be positive in any situation.
Do you want to know natural remedies to get rid of ants? With the amazing weather we are currently having it also means that we are faced with the annual ant invasion.
I had an ant problem last week inside and outside my home but did not want to use any harsh chemicals around my home so I found a few ‘household’ natural cures WHICH WORKED!!
Below are details of not only the ones I used but other household items you can use to banish the ants.
How to get rid of mice 4 helpful tips
Do you think you have mice in your house?
Have you heard strange scratching noises coming from inside your wall. Have you seen small droppings that look like small seeds on your floor. Did you think you saw ‘something’ running across the floor? If the answer to any of these is Yes then sadly you have an uninvited guest or guests in your home. So below are some helpful tips on how to get rid of your mice.
Dreams and their meanings is something we all talk about. How often do you speak to your family and friends about that crazy dream you had last night?
Did you have a good nights sleep last night. Or did you have a really strange dream and wonder what the meaning was?
Dreams can at times seem very real and convey numerous emotions.
Each night we dream on average 5 times and generally occur during Rapid Eye Movement while our brain is very active. Our dreams last between 5 and 20 minutes and most of us forget our dreams when we wake up.
Below are some common dreams and their meanings
How to deal with wrongly addressed post which has been sent to you.
Do you get a lot of post and often leave it on the table to look at later. You may not be aware that some of it is not for you.
How often have you had a letter of package delivered to you that has been sent in error?
Receiving posts for someone else can be annoying but it could also mean that this is the start of an identity theft.
Of course the postman could have simply posted the mail to your letter box incorrectly so what should you do if this happens? Below are some important tips on how to deal with wrongly addressed post which has been sent to you.
Safety tips for a BBQ
It is that time of year again when we all want to have an outdoor BBQ.
Next weekend is a double whammy as we have the Royal Wedding and also we have the FA Cup final on the same day. So a good reason to celebrate
No doubt many of you will be arranging a BBQ for family and friends and below are some tips to make sure the BBQ is safe and everyone has a great time
How to negotiate a salary increase can be tricky but below are some tips to help this process feel much easier.
Money..we cannot live without it. Prices are increasing all the time yet sadly our wages do not. Are you over worked and underpaid and feel you should be earning more. Have you ever asked your boss for a pay rise or do you think it is not worth it
A recent survey stated that only 37% of people actually ask for a pay rise. More worrying is that 18% of workers never ask for a pay rise.
In fact the main reason for not asking is fear. But why should you be scared of asking for a pay rise?
Well below are some tips to help negotiate a salary increase