Winter City Breaks: Mankind's Top 5 Destinations in Europe

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Winter City Breaks: Mankind's Top 5 Destinations in Europe

In need of a holiday after the busy festive period? Take a look at our Top 5 Destinations for a Winter City Break in 2018.

2017-12-23 08:00:14By Jack

Best Christmas Markets in the UK

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Best Christmas Markets in the UK

The Mankind Blog gives you a breakdown of the Best Christmas Markets in the UK to visit in the festive period this year. Take a look and find out more.

2017-12-11 17:07:50By Jack

How to Plan Christmas Stress-Free

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How to Plan Christmas Stress-Free

Christmas planning can easily become overwhelming, making it important to start early. Starting to plan Christmas with a few weeks to go will give you more than enough time to get everything done, especially if you’ve planned effectively. Here at Mankind, we’ve put together our top tips to keep stress levels low throughout the festive season. Continue reading to find out more.

2017-11-29 08:00:31By Shannon

Top Meals for an Autumn Energy Boost

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Top Meals for an Autumn Energy Boost

Dark mornings and nights throughout autumn and winter can cause even the most energetic of people to experience a slump. One of the best ways to combat it and get an autumn energy boost is to ditch the coffee and make some energy-boosting meals. To help you get inspired, here at Mankind we’ve put together a few recipes that you can make at home with ease.

2017-11-17 08:00:42By Shannon

Dealing with Dark Mornings and Nights

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Dealing with Dark Mornings and Nights

As the clocks go backwards for the winter, both mornings and nights quickly become darker, leaving us with minimal daylight hours. This makes it harder to motivate yourself to get up early and can often throw your body clock completely off. Here at Mankind, we’ve put together some of our top tips to guide you on how to deal with dark mornings and nights.

2017-10-29 08:00:44By Shannon

Maintain Your Fitness with a Winter Workout

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Maintain Your Fitness with a Winter Workout

Motivation to exercise often drops during winter, no matter how determined you usually are throughout the rest of the year. Unfortunately, skipping your workout for several months won’t maintain your fitness, meaning you’ll need to keep going in order to improve. Of course it’s easier said than done, so here at Mankind we’re providing our top tips to help you to maintain your physical health with a winter workout during the cold season.

2017-10-25 08:00:04By Shannon

Best Candles to Burn Around the Home This Autumn

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Best Candles to Burn Around the Home This Autumn

Cold weather calls for less time outdoors and more nights in. This makes it a great time to upgrade your home to make it more inviting. Here at Mankind, we believe the easiest way to do this is to invest in some candles to burn around the home. Below we’ve gathered some of the best candles for autumn from some of our top brands to help you to fragrance your home effortlessly.

2017-10-09 08:00:07By Shannon

Ways to Relax After a Day at Work

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Ways to Relax After a Day at Work

After a busy and stressful day at work, whether in the office or elsewhere, it can be difficult to switch off. A combination of deadlines, meetings, early starts and more can easily overwhelm you, leaving you trapped in ‘work mode’ all night long. Of course, it doesn’t have to be that way and we’ve put together our top ways to relax after a day at work. You’ll be left calm, ready for a good night’s sleep in no time.

2017-10-07 08:00:40By Shannon

Things to Do in Autumn for Fresh Air

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Things to Do in Autumn for Fresh Air

Even though it’s tempting to stay indoors as the weather becomes cooler, it’s important to spend time outdoors. However, the days of visiting an outdoor pool or sunbathing are over for the year. To make sure you still spend time in the fresh air to boost your immune system and refresh your lungs, read our top 7 things to do in autumn. From active to relaxed past-times, there’s something to do for everyone.

2017-10-05 08:00:55By Shannon

How to Promote Positive Mental Health Through Winter

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How to Promote Positive Mental Health Through Winter

Whilst experiencing dark nights and cold winter mornings, it can be a lot tougher to maintain positive mental health than during summer. This is why it’s important to pay extra attention to your emotions during the colder months. In recent years, awareness has been increasing and next week is World Mental Health Day. In the run up to this, here at Mankind we’re discussing how to promote positive mental health through winter.

2017-10-03 08:00:14By Shannon