Cotton is such a part of everyday life that you might never have stopped to think how amazing it is. There’s much more to cotton that meets the eye, though – here are five things you may not have known about this extraordinary plant.
There are many factors that go into getting a good night’s sleep and most of them are well known. We know that we shouldn’t be drinking caffeine too close to bedtime, and that we should be getting plenty of fresh air and exercise as well as a healthy diet. Here’s one that you may not have considered, though – your nightwear!
Every special occasion used to start with breakfast in bed, whether that meant champagne and fresh orange juice or a rack of inexpertly cut toast. These days, breakfast in bed seems to have fallen out of fashion and eating in bedrooms has apparently become the sole preserve of unsociable teenagers