Health & Beauty


5 Tips to Help Reduce The Signs of Cellulite

One minute it's not there and then the next it just appears !  It creeps up on you, without noticing and never more so than when you shed all those layers of clothes for the summer [Read More...]

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Why Hydration Matters

Watch our live webinar, featuring two leading experts in hydration research, discussing why what we drink is just as important as what we eat. With the promise of a BBQ-worthy [Read More...]

Kitchen – Recipes

Strawberry Pavlova

Strawberry Pavlova Recipe

Pavlova was named after the Russian ballerina, Anna Pavlova and both Australians and New Zealanders claim it was invented in their country. Anna visited both countries in 1920 so [Read More...]


Easy BBQ Sauce & Marinade (Suitable for Diabetics)

Now that summer and the BBQ season has arrived, our thoughts turn to recipes that are easy to prepare but still have lots of flavour. This recipe is prepared by nutritionist and [Read More...]

blue cheese & pecan salad

Blue Cheese and Pecan Salad

Salads are so easy to rustle up and you can always adapt a recipe or add your own favourite ingredients.  I am partial to a bit of blue cheese and do like the mix of a sweet and [Read More...]

Living Room Lifestyle

Hadrian's Wall

Best Section of Hadrians Wall to Walk

If you are thinking of walking part of Hadrian’s wall which stretches 135km across the northern part of the UK, let us at Women’s Thoughts suggest what is consider by many, to be the best stretch of [Read More...]

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Book Giveaway The Third Wife by Lisa Jewell

We are giving away a copy of The Third Wife by Lisa Jewell to one lucky reader of this website. The Third Wife One man.  Three marriages.  A tangled web of lies. You think you have the perfect [Read More...]

Garden Leisure


Keeping Chickens in your Garden

What comes first the chicken or the egg?........... Neither. If you are seriously thinking of having some lovely chucks around your garden, the first thing you must consider is [Read More...]


Country Diary – June

June by Salt and Pepper (Season-ings) The evenings are lighter and the days longer giving us more time to enjoy our gardens.  So much to do at this time of year and where do you [Read More...]

Welsh Terrier

Keep Your Pets Free From Ticks and Fleas

‘No Bite Is Right’ campaign run by Bayer have been holding ‘Tick-Nics’ around the country with the help of celebrities such as TOWIE’s Lydia Bright and Brendan Lynch former [Read More...]

Fashion Feature

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Six Summer Shift Dresses

The one great item that you can always rely on in your wardrobe is a shift dress.  You can dress them up or down and you hardly have to spend any time wondering how to mix and [Read More...]

The White Company Jeans

I Pull On My White Jeans And I Feel All Right!

Back in the 70s we pulled our blue jeans on and got in the bath to shrink them to fit! David Dundas might have been asking his friend to "pull on your blue jeans" and go for a ride [Read More...]

Food Events

Strawberry chiffon pie

Are Strawberries Your Favourite Summer Berry?

In the run up to Wimbledon, British strawberries become one of the most popular selling products and can outsell staples such as milk and bread in supermarkets [Read More...]


Celebrating The Great British Cheese

If you are a fan or connoisseur of cheese then now is the time to celebrate this unbelievably versatile and nutricious of foods. Used in starters, mains and [Read More...]

Nutrition & Domestic Info

Stilton cheese

The History of Stilton Cheese

Stilton is a true blue British Cheese made in the counties of Derbyshire Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire. Blue Stilton cheese was first discovered and [Read More...]

Work at Home & Office

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Are You A Green Goddess?

Recycling is of course only one aspect of being green, growing your own vegetables and buying locally sourced food, switching off appliances being others. Recycling is not a new [Read More...]

Hobbies & Crafts

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How To Make Chalk Paint

Chalk paint is one of the most talked about products in the DIY interior design world. So many people are transforming old forgotten pieces of furniture. Visiting junk shops, sales [Read More...]

Events & Festivals

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Open Air Theatres for 2015 – What’s on and Where?

  Open air theatres have been in this country for hundreds of years, since the Romans with their amphitheatres. Medieval theatres moved [Read More...]

Scarecrow tractor

Scarecrow Festivals

It is the start of the scarecrow festival season.  Scarecrow Festivals are appearing in small towns and villages across the UK. It is a great way for [Read More...]

Coffee Break Quiz

Coffee Notes

Weekly Coffee Break Quiz – No. 22

Twenty quiz questions just for fun! Answers will be revealed on Friday 15th May. Use [Read More...]

Women’s Thoughts Latest Podcast

Amanda Lamb

If you spend your day looking at a computer, help your stress levels and become a happier person by taking a lunch break. Too many of us, don't move from our desks, preferring to carry on looking at the computer screen and eating a sandwich as we do [Read More...]