6 of the Best Books for Beating the January Blues

There’s no denying that once our New Year’s motivation has worn off, January is a pretty grim month. If you’re one of those people who finds January just gets to you, you’ve come to the right place.

From self help books designed to reduce anxiety and incite gratitude, to works of fiction that will have the outside world feeling a distant memory, here’s 6 of the best books for beating the January blues.

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Christmas Gift Guide: Gifts Under £10

Christmas is one of the most expensive times of year, and you’re already feeling the pinch, you might be thinking about cutting down on extravagant gifts.

Our budget-friendly gifts are under £10 and perfect for stocking fillers, Secret Santas, or those who you feel you should buy for without really knowing why. And our £10 gifts aren’t just gifts-for-the-sake-of-giving. These are some of our best selling products and are bound to bring a smile to the face of the lucky recipient.

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Bookholders: Why They’re the Perfect Gift for Grandparents

In our opinion, there’s few family members more difficult to buy for than grandparents. There’s only so many bars of soap and pairs of socks your Nan and Grandad can fit in their home, and we’re sure we’re not the only ones who come a little unstuck when it comes to present shopping for the elderly.

Of course, most grandparents are eternally grateful for whatever you buy them, but while yes, the thought does count, it’s nice every now and then to get them something that a) they’ll actually use, and b) doesn’t smell like lavender.

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6 Gifts Every Bookworm will Love

Us bookworms are very easy to please. Give us a cosy corner, some soft lighting and a great novel, and we’ll be happy for hours. While being this low maintenance does have its perks, trying to buy gifts for the ever-satisfied bookworm can be a serious struggle – as they’ve probably read all the books already!

Whether it’s a family member who constantly has their nose in a book, or a friend who’s heading out to a different book club every week, take a look at these 6 gifts that every bookworm will love.

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Stuck for Stocking Fillers? Check Out our Top Picks

We’re sure we’re not the only ones who still expect a stocking from Santa come Christmas morning, but it seems we’ve now reached that somewhat upsetting milestone where, instead of receiving a stocking, we’re in charge of filling them.

Stocking filling is no easy task. In fact, we’re not sure we gave our parents quite enough credit. Being able to strike the right balance of small-but-not-too-small while also emerging from the Christmas period without crippling debt is an achievement that should be celebrated, and Thinking Gifts is going to make your stocking filling stress-free.

So whether you’re creating an entire stocking for the kids or you want to give your partner a few little presents to open on the big day, here’s some of our best selling stocking fillers.

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Improving your Child’s Reading Posture – How and Why?

Whether your child is using a book or an eReader, in bed or on the sofa, reading aloud or in their head, proper posture is important. 

Encouraging good posture while your kids read will stop them from straining their back and neck, and promote proper muscular development. Good posture also enhances concentration, which means more quiet time for the parents! 

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