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Finding job satisfaction through franchising

Despite an improving economy, reports are still rife of people in the UK struggling to find jobs. With estimates of more than a million zero-hour contracts in place last year and young people in particular struggling to land a job suited to their qualifications, it’s perhaps little surprise that a record number of new businesses were registered with Companies House last year.

Bearing this in mind, let’s look at a few reasons why a move into (more…)

The changing face of the school tuck shop

Due to a welcome shift towards healthy eating in our schools, parents of school-aged children will probably find that their memories of tuck shops are rather different to what their kids picture from the term.

Once a place to head to for sugary snacks and junk food, as an alternative or complementary item to a school meal, today’s tuck shops have (more…)

What do school meals have on the menu for 2015?

Those of us who went to school pre-Jamie Oliver are likely to have an altogether different view of school dinners to the kids of today, and the reshaping of term-time meals has continued into 2015, with further regulations coming into force as of the start of this year.

A full 22-page report titled ‘Revised standards for food in schools’ can be found on (more…)

Is my business idea viable?

Starting a company in the UK is relatively easy, with millions of people doing so each year.

Some do it full time, whilst others, such as many busy mums, run (more…)

Healthy eating guidelines for children

What constitutes a healthy diet is more or less the same for both adults and children. However, there are some differences.

Here is a summary of the (more…)

Sneaky ways to swap unhealthy foods for nutritious snacks

We all know that we need to eat more fruit and vegetables, as well as less fat and salt, but actually doing this is easier said than done.

To help with this, why not (more…)

How to get kids to eat fish

Fish is a good-quality, low-fat source of protein. Using it, you can make fast, yet very healthy meals for your kids.

Here are our ideas to help you (more…)

Five-minute banana recipe ideas

If you have children, giving them a sweet treat is easy if you have some bananas on hand. Not only are they nutritious, but they are wonderfully filling, so these recipe ideas are not just for kids.

There are loads of banana recipes out there, but (more…)

Simple ways for mums to make money using moulds

If you are looking for a quick and easy way to make some cash while having fun, this article is very much for you. Here we are going to tell you how to use silicone moulds to make a range of objects that you can sell, which would be great as (more…)

Short-term business ideas with Christmas in mind

At Christmas, we all spend more than normal, which means that the chance to earn a bit more is always welcome. With this in mind, we’ve put together a list of short-term business ideas that could help you to (more…)

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