The butterfly is a beautiful insect: whether they’re fluttering in the countryside, settling in our gardens or paintings on the wall. There are over 18,500 recorded butterfly species in the whole world with just 59 species living in England. Butterflies are part of the Lepidoptera class of insects which are characterized by their large scaly [Read more…]


National BBQ Week 2018
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Ah, the English BBQ. In the UK there’s probably only one rule when it comes to having a BBQ. Don’t plan it. The British weather is famously well-known for being absolutely and undeniably unpredictable. So, if you plan with your family and friends to have a BBQ on the upcoming bank holiday, there’s no guarantee that the [Read more…]


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Music Festivals 2018
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All hail festival season. From house music to rock’n’roll, pop music to grime, r&b to funk. There’s nothing quite like it. If there could be a rule which everyone in their early 20’s should do, it’s no doubt experience a music festival. Not only does it reassure your faith in humanity but it might just change [Read more…]


The Spark Festival
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The Spark Festival The Spark Festival was founded in 2003 and is the largest children’s art festival in England and Wales. It takes place annually in Leicester every May and brings the very best of theatre, music, dance, visual arts, and digital media to young people ages 0-13 years. The festival is run by a [Read more…]


Top 12 Gifts for Mother’s Day
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Mothers are the most important people in the world. They literally bring us into this world, nurture us and help us grow into the person we are today. It is therefore so important to choose an amazing Mother’s Day gift that is full of thought and shows appreciation. We know that choosing the right gift [Read more…]


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The Magic of Gingerbread Houses
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Gingerbread has been a delicious treat for years, and a Christmas tradition for many people is to make a gingerbread house. These tasty treats are great to make with a young relative and then also delicious to eat and now more and more companies have begun to release do it yourself gingerbread house which makes them [Read more…]


This is the most rubbish Christmas present idea ever!
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Ever wanted to get down and dirty with the waste the UK disposes of? Well, your dreams have come true, now you can! Junk Hunters, a company founded in 2017, offers a high standard of service in removing any residential waste with a positive outlook on the environment, it’s their hope that soon all major cities [Read more…]


Nothing screams festive cheer quite like a good festive christmas jumper. From novelty designs to 3D reindeer noses, cheap high street bargains to high-end designer numbers. They are comfortable great to wear and shows how much you love Christmas. The Snizl team have researched what’s on the market and here are 12 of our favourites. [Read more…]


O Christmas tree, o Christmas tree. How lovely are thy branches. It is time to get the decorations out and get ready for Christmas. The first thing you will need is the Christmas Tree. Snizl has been finding out the best places to get Christmas Trees in Leicester. Register for free at http://www.snizl.com and get plenty more deals, events, [Read more…]