5 TOP TIPS FOR A CHRISTMAS DIGITAL DETOX

5 top tips for a christmas digital detox

I know everyone and their dog is saying this but I can’t quite believe it’s almost Christmas! 2017 really has gone by in the blink of an eye, hasn’t it? If, like me, you have spent a large part of 2017 surgically attached to your tech (come on now, be honest), why not take the next few days, the next couple of weeks even, and enjoy a Christmas digital detox. It’s a widely accepted opinion that most people need to spend less time on their phones but for those of us working in the digital industry, scrolling through Instagram, replying to…

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LAST MINUTE GIFTS

last minute gifts guide

There are no two ways about it, you’ve missed the last available shipping dates and will have to brave the madness that is the centre of whichever Town or City you happen to live in to find last minute gifts. My advice? Embrace it all! Wrap up warm, stop for mulled wine & hot chocolate – as applicable, enjoy the buskers belting out carols and try not to let the masses, barging past you, dampen your mood. To help make that whole process even easier, here are a few suggestions that both of us here at Break The Loop HQ…

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THE PERFECT MULLED WINE RECIPE

Break The Loop At Home The perfect Mulled Wine Recipe

What with temperatures being below freezing, our recent snow day(s) and Christmas being less than two weeks away (please tell me I’m not the only one who hasn’t even started Christmas shopping!?) I’m officially feeling festive! Despite it being midweek and, as confessed above, I’m hopelessly behind on being organised, I’ve decided that this evening is the perfect time to whip up a literal vat of mulled wine, light the fire and hunker down at home with Christmas movies galore. Adulting schmadulting. If you feel like saying ‘F**k it, it’s Christmas!’ and doing the same, this recipe is super easy and you…

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7 STYLISH SOFAS THAT WON’T BREAK THE BANK

Break The Loop At Home Stylish Sofas

I don’t know about you but we’ve really struggled to find a sofa that we love… and here’s the kicker, one that we can actually afford. I mean, they’re all pretty expensive but some of them are just astronomical and call me picky but I refuse to spend a small fortune on something that we’re not totally in love with. The sofa is likely to be the focal point in our living room and so we really want to get it right. We’ve also found that it’s really hard to settle on a design without seeing it (and sitting on…

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