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Oct 18

How To Make Halloween More Sustainable?

How Can We Make Halloween More Sustainable?

If you are like me, prefer to shop online, to get better Halloween deals, better choices, and save on that precious petrol (as well as help the environment at the same time), you’re in the right place. Check out Voucher Shares tips on more sustainable Halloween this year.

Oct 5

The Protein Works - The Best Vegan Protein for Weight Loss

With more of us now making the switch to a plant-based diet for ethical, environmental or health reasons, the range of vegan protein supplements has dramatically expanded. There are now plenty of vegan protein products on the market and I’ll be putting The Protein Works under the microscope to see if it lives up to its reputation >>>

Sep 30

Happy World Vegetarian Day

It's *World Vegetarian Day tomorrow (1st October) so to mark this occasion I am sharing my delicious, recently discovered, alternative vegetarian roast recipe … a vegetarian cabbage roast basted in Marmite with a cheese sauce. Stay with me, it is delicious I promise you! *World Vegetarian Day was founded by the North American Vegetarian Society (NAVS) in 1977. >>>

Sep 24

Sustainable Fashion

With London Fashion Week (LFW) in our midst it is important to talk about whether fashion is becoming more sustainable? Fashion is detrimental to the environment, seasonality has played into this hugely with the media encouraging us to buy for every season rather than re-use. So what have we learnt from LFW? >>>

Sep 23

The Best Tailored Pet Food For Your Furry Friends

You’ve heard of personalised meal plans for humans, but have you heard of personalised meal plans for pets?Yes, you can purchase tailor-made recipes for your cats and dogs and have them delivered right to your door. Delicious recipes, feeding plans and healthy treats >>>

Sep 21

Best Car Breakdown Cover for You this Autumn

With a colder weather approaching, and us getting about more after lockdown restrictions were lifted, the comprehensive Breakdown Cover becomes more essential than ever. So how to choose the best Breakdown Cover that fits your needs and budgets? >>>

Sep 17

How to train for a marathon in 3 months

It is officially marathon season and I have started training for my first ever marathon, the Dorset Coastal Marathon on the 4th of December. Not only is it a marathon, but it is also a coastal marathon which means hills galore! And I have less than 3 months to go so if you want to find out how to train for a marathon in 3 months read on. >>>

Sep 16

100 Days to Christmas - Get Your Christmas Essentials Ready

I can’t deny it, I love writing about Christmas. I loved Christmas as a kid (who doesn’t?) and ever since managing one of the largest toy shops around at the time, the unmistakable Christmas magic has stuck with me throughout adulthood. Why am I writing all of this now? Because it’s only 100 days until Christmas and time moves fast! >>>

Sep 14

Happy Organic September

Happy Organic September! As we all try and do our bit to shop sustainably and reduce the impact on the environment it is good to know that it doesn’t have to be expensive. >>>

Sep 1

What is a VPN service and how to use VPN

What is a VPN, or Virtual Private Network? Well, simply put a VPN allows you the user to establish a secure and encrypted connection between your PC or mobile device to another network over the internet >>>

Aug 24

Back-To-School Discount Codes

As the summer holidays slowly come to an end it is time for many of us to rush online and check the latest back-to-school discount codes and supplies! But for the savvy shopper not without a back-to-school discount code surely? >>>

Aug 20

How to Manage Stress when Moving Home

There is no denying it, moving into your first home, whether renting or buying is very exciting but also very, very stressful. And that is both the planning and the actual moving day to cope with and the thousand or so small and large jobs that need to be done! >>>

Aug 17

What’s in My Suitcase? - Summer 2021 Nails Inc Edition

Stuck on nail inspo for a last minute summer holiday? Forgotten how to pack the essentials for those long awaited travels? How about making all of that vegan and cruelty free? Don’t stress, my holy grail vegan beauty brand has smashed it out of the park this year >>>

Aug 16

Refillable Beauty - Fiils

Single-use products are out, refillable products are in. Fiils is the new refillable beauty brand that is putting change before trends. Trends have always led the beauty industry and so after years of witnessing copious amounts of waste, Fiils decided that sustainable change must come before these trends>>>

Aug 12

Sustainable Shopping Spotlight

Sustainable Shopping Spotlight! Sustainable Living Enthusiast and Recently Voted Top 50 Sexiest Environmentalist Austin Kasso tells us About his Plans for the Future and what Inspired Him to Set up Striver Online. >>>

Aug 6

Top 5 Quick Summer Makeup Tips

Garden parties, late night soirees, and those long awaited holidays. Secure your summer makeup whatever you’re doing with these 5 simple steps! >>>

Jul 27

Celebrating the Tokyo 2021 Olympics

Although Covid-19 forced a delay to the 2020 Olympics they are back in full force and, welcomed by many as we get back to normality. As the sporting world descends upon Japan, we can strap ourselves in for 3 weeks of weeks of unrivalled sporting entertainments with some wins for Team GB. >>>

Jul 15

Women's Sustainable Fashion Styles for Summer

We regularly bring you a Sustainable Shopping blog. This month our sustainable theme is sustainable fashion retailers. Fashion is at the heart of the sustainability debate and with more than 80% of shoppers calling themselves sustainable there are more sustainable fashion retailers than ever before.>>>

Jul 9

The Ultimate Summer Skincare Necessities 2021

Want the secret to glowing summer skin? Just keep reading.

Yes, it may be a wetter summer for us in England, but the change in climate and temperature still very much calls for a change in skincare. LOOKFANTASTIC, Symbiosis London, The Body Shop skincare products to choose from >>>

Jul 8

Let’s Celebrate England's EURO Victory Together!

We shoot and we score! What a win we had against Denmark yesterday with Kane’s winning goal securing us a place in the final on Sunday! Taxi horns beeped out around England as viewers watched in pubs, the cheers were heard by all, whether you were inside or out! >>>

Jul 6

What are the best GPS dog Trackers?

Tractive sent us the GPS dog tracker to review along with an exclusive tractive discount code! We got a Lagotto Romagnolo almost 2 years ago, he’s a beautiful, fun loving dog and great with kids but he has caused endless stress by escaping. Out garden is quite big, so it has taken a long time and a bit of money to secure but even then with kids around there is no fool proof way of keeping an eye on him 24/7. >>>

Jul 2

How to Celebrate Independence Day In the UK

The fourth of July 1776 – Independence Day – marks the day America was declared independent from Great Britain. This has been celebrated in the US since, typically with street parties and fireworks. However, Brits are increasingly taking part in the celebrations and we have some great ideas for you to celebrate all that is great about America! >>>

Jun 22

Trendy Luxury Gift for your New Home - Bamboo Towels

Know of anyone moving house at the moment? Chances are yes. Since the property market has opened up again after the lockdowns the shift from a buyer to seller market has been deafening. The houses can’t come quick enough! These Towel Shop Bamboo Towels can be a perfect (and sustainable) Housewarming Gift >>>

Jun 21

Exclusive Pride Fashion Picks to Celebrate Pride Month 2021 in Style

Gay Pride celebrations occur every year in June in honour of those involved in the Stonewall Riots back in 1969. During the month, awareness of the LGBT community is raised by peaceful protests and commemoration of sexual diversity, giving us the perfect opportunity to celebrate by embracing rainbow colours and glitter. >>>
Jun 16

5 Running Tips to Improve Performance

This blog is well timed with both new and experienced runners running more than ever before. With lots of running events now scheduled and going ahead I have personally investigated how I can improve my performance, not to mention nailing those Strava segments so I thought I would share some of the tips I have learnt along the way. >>>

Jun 11

The 6 Best Practical Father’s Day Gifts for 2021

Need inspiration for Father’s Day? Discover our top 6 practical gifts that he will love and that he will actually use! So often when it comes to a special occasion like Father’s Day or Christmas it is easy to get carried away and buy gifts that are fun to open but if we are honest have a zero lifespan. >>>

Jun 2

Your Hot Tub Cottage Holiday Staycation

What a wonderful bank holiday weekend! The sun was out, the roads where chocker and people who had booked holiday cottages in Devon and Cornwall, for example, where feeling very lucky indeed!

Us Brits do love a staycation, and nothing says holiday in the UK more than a cottage holiday. >>>

May 20

Shiseido, Garnier or Simple? Let’s talk about SPF

SPF, better known as sun cream, is so vital to prevent the ageing of your skin. Just as you would wear sun cream to protect yourself when sunbathing on the beach, you should really be wearing suncream on the areas of your skin that are constantly exposed to the sun all year round >>>

May 16

How to travel safely again

With us allowed to travel further away from home, starting from tomorrow on the 17th of May 2021, the question that plays on many holiday makers' minds – how to stay safe during my holiday travel at the time of global COVID19 crises? >>>

May 12

Happy Vegetarian Week 2021

Actually, this Vegetarian Halloumi and Carrot Salad Recipe originated from my vegan Carrot Salad with Mint and Seeds Recipe but what the heck, if you eat dairy then why not add some halloumi for some extra flavour and protein? >>>

May 7

How to Celebrate VE Day 2021

VE Day which stands for Victory in Europe occurred on the 8th of May 1945. It marked Britain and its Allies formally accepting Nazi Germany's surrender after nearly six years of war. Prime Minister Winston Churchill announced on the radio that the war had come to an end and mass celebrations ensued. >>>

May 4

Happy Star Wars Day 2021

May the 4th be with you! Star Wars Day is a day that Star Wars fans everywhere will be celebrating! Not only does it give you an excuse to dress up as Boba Fett in public (OK well maybe I am going a bit far here??) but it also gives you a great excuse to add to your Star Wars collection >>>

Apr 29

Do Weighted Blankets Improve Sleep?

Did you know that April is Stress Awareness month? Stress awareness month is well timed, almost marking a year since we first went into lockdown and pretty much everyone had to adjust to change. It has been an overwhelming year for most and will continue to be as we adjust to the new normal. >>>

Apr 21

Happy Earth Day from Voucher Shares

From bedding made from Bamboo to chemical free nail polish, clothing using ethically sourced materials only, paraben free beauty products that use recycled packaging and clean makeup, these sustainable shopping brands are making a big difference!

One of the easiest ways to be shop sustainably is to shop sustainable brands that are going the extra mile to source their products sustainably to reduce waste, energy, use recycled materials, reuse, use recyclable packaging, reduce waste, give back and support others.>>>

Apr 20

The Best Earth Day Deals & Voucher Codes Voted for By Voucher Shares

This year’s Earth Day theme is Climate Action. It’s great to see a huge increase in the number of businesses focusing more on the environment such as adding a ‘sustainability’ page to their website, adding sustainable products to their range and giving to the environment when you buy from them. All of this is driven by consumer pressure and conscience. >>>

Apr 14

Top 5 Products for Sustainable Shopping This Earth Day

It’s Earth Day later this month on the 22nd April and Voucher Shares will be marking the occasion by sharing some great ways to help reduce your impact on the Earth. Sustainable shopping combined with using products that are reusable and kind to our Planet is getting easier and easier >>>

Apr 10

Voucher Shares Top 5 Camping Retailers

Thinking of a camping holiday in the UK this year? There’s going to be a huge increase in campers this year as holiday homes sell out in record time, hotels are booked to capacity.

If you have missed out on booking a hotel or cottage holiday this year or just want to enjoy the camping experience, don’t worry, there are heaps of amazing campsites in the UK and there’s still plenty of time to plan your camping trip and save money on camping gear using the latest camping voucher codes. >>>

Apr 6

Voucher Shares Top 5 UK Summer Getaways

From Glamping, Cottages and Hidden Hideaways Holidaying in the UK Has Never Been So Enjoyable but you don’t have to break the bank to go somewhere amazing this summer!

Hotel availability is becoming increasingly limited this year, the usual holiday abroad is becoming increasingly out of reach and all of the favourite UK holiday hot spots are out of stock – sound familiar? >>>

Mar 28

Fashion Trends Easter 2021

Just a glimpse of some sun and my head is taken to the possibilities of summer 2021. I feel like we are all just itching for the sunshine and to be able to go outside without a brisk cold wind ruining our hair? But let's not get ahead of ourselves.

With lockdown rules lifting in time for Easter we all want to dress to impress. Here is my guide to the must have Easter fashion this year >>>

Mar 24

Top 5 Hybrid Bikes on A Budget

As most of us know hybrid bikes are generally bikes with electric, which means you can easily switch from one to the other. When buying a hybrid bike you should look out for the ones that use disc brakes, these are more powerful than traditional rim ones and work much better in wet conditions.

Check out our top 5 favourite cycling retailers >>>

Mar 19

The Best Easter Voucher Codes to help you save on Easter Presents

It is lovely to spend Easter relaxing with family and friends, eating lovely food, having a glass of wine and organising a big family roast, Easter Egg hunt for the kids and hopefully a few days off work. This year might be a smaller affair, but it is still a good excuse to eat, drink and be merry >>>

Mar 11

Vegan Katsu Curry Recipe - Planet Organic Voucher Codes

I love this vegan katsu curry recipe. It is healthy and is my go-to comfort food whenever I fancy a takeaway. It never fails to curb my takeaway cravings and I feel great after it.

For a bit of naughtiness, you can always enjoy with a glass of Sauvignon or Pouilly Fume from Majestic... >>>

Mar 3

Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts Ideas

Although this year we’re celebrating Mother’s Day in Lockdown, you can still get great gifts online delivered straight to your doorstep.

Staying safe is one of the things we all have to do this year, but it does not mean we cannot have fun! >>>

Feb 17

How to Groom Your Dog During Lockdown

With over 9 million dogs in the UK (that’s around 24% of the population owning a dog) we thought it would be useful to share our top tips for grooming your dog at home. >>>

Feb 5

Valentine's Day DIY Spa ideas

Valentine's Day is just around the corner….

Not only that but I feel like we all deserve a long spa weekend away in a secluded location, maybe even a beach somewhere unbearably hot? But until we can do that I’ve got the next best thing >>>>

Feb 2

Best Valentine's Day gifts for him and her 2021

Valentines’ Day conjures up different emotions and images for many, we often think of flowers, cards, chocolates, jewellery and underwear. And we also, typically think of buying for our partner, husband, wife, boyfriend or girlfriend or even more traditionally that person who you love and who may not even know it yet! >>>

Jan 26

Top mail order plants offers - Time to plan for Summer

The January weather this year has been particularly cold, with plenty of rain and even snow for many of us – but now it’s about time to think about the sunny days ahead.

Winter is a busy time for us gardeners, and here are some best gardening deals and voucher codes that I recommend. >>>

Jan 22

UK Holiday Ideas

Pre lockdown around 50% of us holidayed abroad, 2021 holidays will be completely different. It is unlikely many of us will be considering a holiday abroad this year. Instead, many will be booking UK Holidays in 2021. Discover the best UK holiday ideas and UK holiday offers for holidaying in the UK in 2021. From Glamping to Cottages, from from luxury spa to a cheap UK family getaway >>>

Jan 20

Step by Step How To for Beautiful Natural Nails

For over a year now I have been on a huge nail journey. Having had acrylic nails consistently for around 3 years on top of being a horrible nail biter before then, my nails have well and truly suffered over the years. With lockdowns meaning I had nowhere to get my nails done I turned into a self trained nail tech and I am really quite proud of my nail journey. >>>

Jan 12

Best Vegan Friendly Offers and Deals for Veganuary 2021

Are you joining the 400,000 people who signed up for Veganuary?

If so you will be in for a taste sensation and also, a virtual round of applause. Veganism is not an easy transition to make even for one month, think of all of the things you consume that aren’t vegan, shoes, beauty, food … this list is endless >>>

Jan 11

Veganuary Beauty - Top Vegan Beauty Brands

Veganuary is now well and truly underway but it’s not just exclusive to food! You can go vegan in all aspects of life.

Including vegan clothes, just take a look at koi footwear, and Vegan beauty just read on to find out where you can get your hands on the best Vegan beauty products.>>>

Jan 6

Happy National Technology Day!

Technology Affects us all and Enables us to Deliver the Latest Voucher Codes. National Technology Day on January 6th recognizes the impact that technology has had and how it has changed the world for the better. It looks at what the future holds for technology and how everyday items which we take for granted are made possible and able to advance because of the incredible technology. >>>

Jan 4

New Year, New You, New Lockdown - look after yourself

‘New year, new me’. We may say it, but do we mean it? Well this year there really is no excuse, after all we have very little else to focus on right now other than ourselves!

New Lockdown limits our options even further. Do the workout, meditate, yoga it out, and most importantly on my personal list this year, continue focusing on self care. >>>

Dec 31, 2020

Happy New Year from Voucher Shares!

As the majority of us will not be able to go out to our favourite spots this New Years Eve, we have 10 ideas to help make meeting 2021 from the comfort of your own home more exciting >>>

Dec 30, 2020

The Best Cheap Home Gym Equipment to Buy for Our New Years’ Resolutions 2021

2021 cannot come soon enough for most of us after an exceptionally challenging 2020 which has forced all of us to look at our lives and make huge changes. If one positive has come out of it it’s realising how adaptable we are to change and ultimately if we can turn this into a positive when it comes to making new year resolutions it becomes really powerful >>>

Dec 29, 2020

Best Christmas Sale Grabs from FatFace, Pure Electric, Best Gym Equipment, Made & Zavetti

As us shoppers are forced from the high street to online shopping so are the sales this year. Lock down has had a positive impact on online shopping and on sales (or so it seems). So now is the time to grab a bargain but be quick! Voucher Shares has taken a look at the best offers from the FatFace Sale, Pure Electric Sale, Best Gym Sale, Made Sale and Zavetti Sale>>>

Dec 24, 2020

Merry Christmas! Last minute Christmas arrangements

Voucher Shares wish you all a very Merry Christmas – from our family, to yours! Despite the unwelcome news that many of us have received this week which means we are not able to see our families as usual this year, Christmas is the most wonderful time of year! So if your plans have changed this week too, worry not as I’ve got a few Christmas entertainment ideas for you and your family to do no matter where you are. >>>

Dec 15, 2020

Don’t miss last Christmas orders delivery dates - ending soon!

With last minute Christmas Eve shopping somewhat different this year, most of us are turning to online retailers for our gifts. You should always give more time for delivery and mail orders around this time of year due to the demand around Christmas at the best of times, let alone this year. So you better get those last minute Christmas gift orders in a little earlier this year >>>

Dec 14, 2020

Best Christmas Family Games to choose from

Family Christmas. Do those two words bring dread into your body or perhaps you are one of the lucky ones for whom they fill with joy?

Never-the-less if you are planning on gathering with your family this Christmas, take away the worry of keeping everyone entertained with our list of board games that guests of all ages will enjoy >>>

Dec 12, 2020

Has Covid-19 Changed Voucher Code Shopping?

Conclusions from the online shopping trends, seeing by the UK's leading Green Voucher Code website Voucher Shares indicate that Covid-19 has changed voucher code shopping forever.

UK data from more than 95,000 users collected during the pandemic indicates voucher code shopping has grown in strength and Black Friday started earlier and lasted longer... >>>

Dec 11, 2020

J-Beauty: Japan’s best skincare products

Japanese skincare products have become much easier to get hold of in the UK and more often than not, they are sold out. J-Beauty has followed on from it’s neighbours success, the well known Korean beauty trend. However, Japanese beauty brings something more than foot peels and spot stickers. It brings and introduces a range of high end, luxurious, rich ingredients including the social media sensation ceramide >>>

Dec 9, 2020

Christmas Dinner 2020. Best Christmas food to order online.

Best Christmas Food on offer - Marks and Spencer food to order, Waitrose festive food, Iceland party food and more.

Check out our Christmas Food voucher codes and deals to make your Festive party truly special this year. Your Christmas Dinner sorted with these top Christmas food deals from Voucher Shares >>>

Nov 30, 2020

The Best Cyber Monday Deals on TVs, Nintendo Switch Games and More

Today, Cyber Monday 2020, marks the last day of Black Friday sales madness, in other words if you haven’t already shopped for discounts then today could be your last chance to get a guaranteed bargain before Christmas. Check out some of our best Cyber Monday Deals on TVs, Nintendo Switch Games, Shoes and Mattresses before they disappear for another year. >>>

Nov 29, 2020

Christmas gifts for kids - best toys 2020

This year was far from usual. The kids have spent most of the year at home, with limited entertainment available.

But I think we can all agree we have outdone ourselves, and our kids have adapted to the situation amazingly, and they have certainly earned the best Christmas gifts this year. Here are our Top 10 kids toys for Christmas 2020 and of course the best deals on kids toys too >>>

Nov 27, 2020

Black Friday 2020 Has Landed! Check out the Best Black Friday Sale Deals

Here Are Some of the Best Black Friday Deals From Voucher Shares! The team are so excited to bring you so many amazing deals, just when you think things couldn’t get any better than Black Friday 2019, Black Friday 2020 comes along and tops it! Here are some of the best black Friday deals that we have seen.>>>

Nov 25, 2020

Best Black Friday Sales and Cyber Monday Deals 2020

We have been keeping our ears to the ground and searching high and low for the best Black Friday sales and Cyber Monday deals 2020 as they launch. WOW! It’s getting really exciting out there!

Keep an even closer eye on Voucher Shares as we start to launch the best deals, hot off the press over the next few weeks. >>>

Nov 24, 2020

Top 5 Christmas gifts for men this season

Men can be difficult to buy for at the best of times...

To make my (and your) life easier, Voucher Shares has brought together all the ‘best Christmas gifts for men’ voucher codes and discount codes.

Here are our Top 5 Christmas gifts categories for your man to help you choose >>>

Nov 20, 2020

Best Christmas Lights and Christmas Decorations to Buy Online

Best Christmas Lights and Christmas Decorations to buy online (and Sustainable ones too!).

This Christmas is going to be different, and we are making an extra effort as most of us are having Christmas at home and we do want to make our homes look (and feel) absolutely magical. We all could do with a little extra Christmas Magic this year…>>>

Nov 16, 2020

The Best Sustainable Beauty products for your Christmas Stocking

Shop our wonderful array of the best sustainable beauty products to buy as stocking fillers for your loved ones this Christmas.

From sustainable skincare to vegan beauty products and glass bottles v. plastic bottles we have it all to choose from to ensure you, our valued users are getting the best fillers for your Christmas Stocking! >>>

Nov 15, 2020

Top 5 Advent Calendar Ideas 2020

In just two week from today many of us will be getting our special advent calendars out to get them ready to be opened on the 1st of December. If you don’t have your Advent Calendar sorted yet, this is the time to get it, with masses of Advent Calendar special offers online.

To help you make the choice easier on which Advent Calendar to buy online, Voucher Shares has put together these Top 5 Advent Calendar ideas >>>

Nov 11, 2020

11am on the 11th day of the 11th month... Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day is always marked on November 11 and is a memorial to remember those members of the armed forces who have fought and died in the line of duty.

Remembrance Day and Remembrance Week 2020 are celebrated with socially distanced ceremonies, and charities may have missed out on the fundraising opportunities this year, so every Poppy counts...>>>

Nov 5, 2020

Your Christmas Shopping during the Lockdown - Feel Good Christmas Stocking Fillers

Here we are again – another month of “stay at home if you can” to fight the second COVID -19 pandemic wave. But what about Christmas shopping? You can shop amazing bargains online with all of your favourite retailers and no need to cue. Get all of your Christmas shopping done fast, stress-free, and in a much more sustainable (and Safe!) way >>>

Nov 1, 2020

Celebrate World Vegan Day with A Delicious Vegan Tortilla Wrap recipe

World Vegan Day is an annual event celebrated by vegans around the world every 1 November. Vegan lifestyle is becoming more and more popular every day. So as it’s World Vegan Day we wanted to share this recipe (and some great vegan vouchers) with you all in celebration... >>>

Oct 5, 2020

Halloween from Home!

Like everything this year, Halloween will be a little different than normal. Current times may seem scary enough, but perhaps now more than ever, we need some good fun and escapism! Here at Voucher Shares we’ve got a terrifyingly huge amount of offers to help you save money and stay safe this Halloween>>>

Oct 1, 2020

Happy Vegetarian Day!

We are not getting into whether being a vegetarian is good for you or not on here but if you'r passionate about veggies doesn’t matter if you’re a vegetarian or not you’ll love our Kale Risotto Recipe! I for one LOVE risottos and have done since I was a student. I find them easy to cook...>>>

Sep 25, 2020

Student meals: Cheap Meals for 1

Although times may be a little strange, the food shop remains one of the most mundane student tasks! But do not fret as most, if not all, supermarkets now offer free delivery on your orders so you can get your top products straight to your door >>>

Sep 19, 2020

Organic September. What does Organic mean?

The organic lifestyle is becoming more popular and affordable for many.

We are celebrating the organic life style all throughout the September with many organic products deals and voucher codes available. >>>

Aug 27, 2020

The best commuters’ bike? Electric vs Push bike

With many of us back to work and the government advice to reduce public transport use, bike sales are on the rise. In fact, many bike retailers are struggling to keep up with sales and have enough bikes available. Cycling to work can improve your overall fitness, save costs >>>

Jul 30, 2020

Where’s the best place to buy pet supplies online?

Online pet supplies retailers have seen a surge in demand during lockdown. This makes them well positioned to weather the coronavirus crisis and continue to deliver you and I our pet supplies at home. Check out Top 3 Pet Supplies Online Companies as Voted for by Voucher Shares: Pet Drugs Online, Pooch and Hooch, Dog Chews>>>>

Jul 10, 2020

How can we reduce our use of plastic?

While soaking up the sun on a beautiful beach somewhere (probably in the UK) we don’t want to be reminded of how the ocean has been abused and used to the extent that by 2050 it is estimated that there will be more plastic in the ocean than fish.

The reality is plastic is evil, note: I Ieft out ‘a necessary’ here! >>>

Jul 9, 2020

What do you get someone who is environmentally friendly?

Looking for inspiration on what to give to someone who is environmentally friendly or looking to treat yourself with an environmentally friendly gift? Then look no further, Voucher Shares thrives on sustainable brands and here are just a few of our faves all backed up with the latest green voucher codes and green savings and green discounts.>>>

Jun 30, 2020

Schools STILL Out! Technology VS. Toys?

Given our current climate most kids are spending way too much time on technology. I have seen kids who have been given computer games that are not age appropriate simply to survive these trying times. I am not blaming the parents, it’s about survival! I too am not happy about how many hours my kids are now spending on tech. However...>>>

Jun 27, 2020

Reusable face coverings (face masks) voucher codes and deals

By July 4th those living in England will be allowed to visit pubs, restaurants, and the much needed hairdressers. Although some restrictions are being eased, the virus is still very much a threat and so we must maintain vigilance. New rules are also being put in place, for example, you must wear a face covering on public transport...>>>

Jun 13, 2020

How To: Beautiful Skin

I took it upon myself to trial several new skincare products and routines over lockdown. During this trial, coupled with my many many years of extremely temperamental skin, I have picked up a plethora of tried and tested tips, tricks, and products. Luckily for you reading this, I am going to impart my wisdom >>>

Jun 10, 2020

Father’s Day Gifts Ideas

Lockdown started on Mother’s Day weekend and as Father’s Day approached things appear to be getting back to some kind of normality. Father’s Day is all about treating your father, partner or any guy who’s looked after you or your kids so we have come up with some great Father’s Day offers which do just that!>>>

Jun 8, 2020

Happy World Oceans Day

Happy World Oceans Day one and all! Today, June 8 is World Oceans Day which is the United Nations day for celebrating the role our oceans play in our everyday lives and of encouraging everyone to respect the sea.

This years’ World Ocean Day theme is Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean.>>>

Jun 2, 2020

Top student deals from Voucher Shares

With dissertations handed in and final grades being released, summer is just starting for students all across the country - for some it’s for the very last time! Although finances may seem a bit glum for students, we have a unique entitlement that we won’t be seeing again until retirement - student discounts! >>>

May 30, 2020

5 Easy Steps to Transform your Garden During Lock-Down

Some of us have a lot of extra time on our hands during lock down, depending on whether you have kids of course! And even those of us who don’t are most certainly benefiting from the wondrous weather that has made lock down much more bearable!>>>

May 28, 2020

What are the Best Vegan Shoe Brands?

Even though I am not a vegan I recently turned pescatarian after years of going back and forth from vegetarian to eating meat. I have no problem cooking meat for my family but I do actively encourage a mainly fish and plant based diet ...>>>

May 13, 2020

Check out the Lock Down Products that are Made for You

It’s amazing how so many of our advertisers now have lock down sections which cater to our new lifestyle demands, it’s simply awesome how quickly the market can adapt to consumer demands. It used to be all about looking for a new shirt or dress for Saturday night out with the besties ...>>>

May 7, 2020

VE Day 1945 in Dover. Street parties and Victory concerts

'The party was followed by a parade through Dover with many of the armed forces available marching alone, watched by thousands of people. We were at the front of the crowd, and felt proud when we saw our father standing to attention and lining the route wearing his Naval uniform...' Childhood memories of Verity Donovan >>>

May 4, 2020

Top Games During Lockdown! Anyone for a Zoom and Linkee?

Unless you’re a key worker, chances are you’ve swapped nights out for a Zoom with most probably a quiz or a game! Playing a game or doing a quiz is a great way to guarantee fun and amusement while ensuring the things are kept in order, civilised and the chatterboxes amongst us kept under control. >>>

Apr 30, 2020

National Gardening Week – Grow Your Own

National Gardening Week 2020 runs from April 27th through to May 3rd and is organised by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). April and May are prime months for getting your garden ready for the lovely summer season. My own approach to gardening can be summarised in one statement: I like my garden to be tasty, yet pleasant on the eye >>>

Apr 20, 2020

Let’s Celebrate Earth Day and All Eco Offers

The Coronavirus has forced us all to sit up and make immediate changes to our lives to save them. These changes have been drastic and we are in traumatic times.

In contrast the impact on the environment has been hugely positive with global travel cut to its lowest levels for years... >>>

Apr 10, 2020

Getting Pet Supplies and Looking after your Pets during Covid-19

Calling all pet owners! Aren’t you just more grateful than ever that you have them in your lives? And they will be too. Our dog has got it made, he has me around all the time anyway pretty much but now he has our 2 boisterous boys around 24/7 and he couldn’t be happier! >>>

Apr 8, 2020

How to keep your hair in tip top shape during lockdown

If you have troubled hair and didn’t manage to get a last-minute appointment with your hairdresser before the craziness erupted, rest assured because I have you covered. I’ve been dying my hair since I was around 14, starting out just with highlights then going to full bleach and then much to every hairdresser’s dismay box dyed it red... >>>

Apr 3, 2020

Easter Present Ideas for A Unique Easter …

Easter is a usually a time to spend time with family and friends and have Easter eggs hunts if you’ve got kids in the family. Lots of relaxing is normally on the cards as is eating food and enjoying a couple of extra days off work (and devouring loads of chocolate of course).>>>

Mar 31, 2020

Spring-cleaning or Deep Clean? Top tips to keep your home spotless

With many of us finding ourselves with much more time on our hands and the changing seasons coinciding, circumstances are begging for a DEEP SPRING CLEAN. Even if you can’t think of anything worse than cleaning you can use this extra time to really get into the spring-cleaning groove >>>

Mar 27, 2020

Mail Order Plants – its gardening time!

With the glorious sunny days, and the duty to stay at home, it’s the perfect time to get your garden looking primed and proper. As Garden Centre trips are not classed as “essential” there is no better time to check out the latest Mail Order Plants Offers and shop around the Online Garden Centres >>>

Mar 19, 2020

Why wait for Easter? Chocolate is a great mood booster!

Chocolate (especially dark) is said to stimulate the production of endorphins, which are brain chemicals that create feelings of pleasure, let’s be honest we all need right now (well combined with some exercise and overall enhanced self-care which is vital) >>>

Mar 18, 2020

Food and Grocery Home Delivery COVID 19 updates

Voucher Shares team have decided to gather the latest Food and Grocery Home Delivery updates from our Food and Grocery Stores and the public news, to make is easy for you to see everything in one place. Keep checking this blog for our daily updates and stay well! >>>

Mar 16, 2020

Top 10 Food and Grocery Stores Offering Home Delivery

With today’s government advice on stricter social distancing, self-isolation and family isolation due to the COVID-19 emergency situation, it is important to make sure that you have enough food and grocery supplies for you and your family. But panic buying is not the best option...>>>

Mar 10, 2020

Top Gifts for Mother’s Day 2020

22nd of March 2020. Save the date, it’s Mothering Sunday!

Voucher Shares are offering hundreds of deals this Mother’s Day so you can treat the Mum in your life how she deserves to be treated... >>>

Mar 10, 2020

Spring Cleaning Hacks to Get Your Home Sparkling

Most of us are even more obsessed with keeping our homes clean and tidy at the moment and 'Spring cleaning’ has come early. Everyone's looking for money off hand sanitiser, bleach and toilet roll! >>>

Mar 2, 2020

What does it mean to be vegan?

There are many ways to be vegan, so when someone says they are vegan it could mean that they simply adhere to a vegan diet, or they could be following a whole vegan lifestyle.

But lets just go back to basics first... >>>

Feb 25, 2020

Save Money on Mattresses in March, National Bed Month

National Bed Month is a dedicated to improving sleep with the correct mattress. The Better Sleep Council recommends replacing your mattress every 7-10 years but this is a pretty generic guess as some mattresses last way longer and some way less! >>>

Feb 11, 2020

Top Valentines Day Gift - GLOSSYBOX February Edition

The GLOSSYBOX February Edition has certainly stolen my heart. Not only does the box itself feature a beautiful design that I can’t get enough of, but the theme ‘Love Crosses Borders’ is very well positioned, sending a clear and beautiful message of ‘love not hate’ this Valentines Day >>>

Jan 25, 2020

Chinese New Year interesting facts

Chinese New Year is a major holiday not just in China but also in other countries. It is a festival for 1/4 of the world's population.

Learn 10 interesting facts about the Chinese New Year and enjoy the Chinese New Year Sales >>>

Jan 7, 2020

Make Time for Self Care and Exercise This January

If you’re still thinking about how to kick start the new year into shape then stop thinking and start doing!

Visit your local gym, join a running club to start taking better care of your mind, body and soul! >>>


Jan 1, 2020

Happy Veganuary 2020!

If you're planning on giving Veganuary a go this year, you're in good company:

More than 800,000 people gave up animal products for the first time in 2019, according to a new research commissioned by Veganuary, a campaign that aims to encourage people to go vegan at the beginning of the year >>>

Dec 24, 2019

Merry Christmas from the Voucher Shares Team!

Merry Christmas from the Voucher Shares Team!

Christmas is about having fun and sharing with your friends, family or someone who may be in need right now. Voucher Shares is about sharing too! Have you unwrapped your amazing Voucher Shares membership benefits package yet? >>>

Dec 8, 2019

What High Street Brands are Doing Their Bit for the Planet?

Your Christmas outfit may impress your friends and colleagues this Christmas and it will undoubtedly make you feel great but will it impress the planet?

Not if you only wear it once and throw it into landfill but we know that don’t we? >>>

Dec 3, 2019

How can we have a sustainable Christmas?

Christmas is the time to celebrate with family and friends. But how do you feel about all the consumerism and commercial mania surrounding it? So how can we buy lovely presents and yet still support ethical companies and stay true to our own and Voucher Shares values of sustainability >>>

Nov 29, 2019

Voucher Shares Embraces Green Friday

Today (29th November), is the UKs biggest annual shopping event and with it comes a surprise, a lesser known event called Green Friday. Until this year Black Friday's eco counterpart Green Friday has gone widely unrecognised but is gathering much momentum. >>> .

Nov 27, 2019

Your Ethical Shopping Guide to Black Friday

This year Black Friday lands on Friday the 29th of November amid heightened worry and debate over the environmental impact of shopping. Black Friday is the ultimate emblem of mass consumerism at its finest, bang in the middle of Cyber Week, followed immediately by Cyber Monday, Christmas then January sales. BOOM! >>> .

Nov 18, 2019

How to deal with the winter weather

With the nights getting longer and darker, it can be difficult adjusting to not seeing the sun daily. Every year it’s the same story, despite knowing how cold it can get, we are still shocked when it finally happens.

I’m a summer person, so when the cold hits... >>> .

Nov 10, 2019

11.11. - Remembrance Day, West Flanders, Belgium

Whatever your name for this day, Poppy Day, Veterans Day, or Armistice Day; it’s one that resonates with all of us somehow. To me, this day is a chance to step back in time and appreciate every effort, every life lost, for us to have our today. If ever there was a place to experience Remembrance Day, Ypres is it. Ypres, is a relatively small Belgian town... >>>

Nov 8, 2019

Happy Singles Day! Do we really want to talk about Dating?

That’s the real question – how many people are actually happy to be single, or “self-partnered”, like Emma Watson stated in her latest BBC interview?

I spent nearly 14 years running a major Online Dating technology platform, and I’ve gathered a couple of insights… >>>

Nov 1, 2019

1st of November - World Vegan Day!

World Vegan Day was founded in 1994 to commemorate and promote the vegan lifestyle. But how and when did veganism start? What do we know about its origins?

In all honesty, not a huge amount as for obvious reasons there aren’t many records of who and when someone has become vegan. However, we do have some information. >>>

Oct 30, 2019

Halloween on a budget: tips for students

If you’re living life on a student budget then Halloween marks the start of a gruelling few months for your bank account - the student loan supplies usually begin to dry up at this stage in the semester. Christmas, New Year and Valentines (no reason you can’t treat yourself too) are all fast approaching but don’t panic, we’ve got your budget Halloween sorted >>>

Oct 26, 2019

What it means to be a sustainable and socially responsible company

With the ever-growing awareness surrounding sustainability, it’s more important now than ever before for companies to work together and behave in a way that has a positive impact on the environment and the world. Social responsibility in 2019 is much more than turning lights off and recycling >>>

Oct 18, 2019

What is the Scariest Thing About Halloween?

Gone are the days when we feared witches and ghosts arriving on our doorsteps on Halloween or a trick being played on us! These days the scariest thing about Halloween is the amount of waste from Halloween costumes and decorations. Did you know that polyester is made from oil and is a form of microplastic. >>>

Oct 13, 2019

Mental Health Awareness week - with You in mind.

This week was Mental Health Awareness week, so we’ve joined in to raise awareness by dedicating this week’s blog to the same topic. Mental health problems do not discriminate. It can hit anyone, of any gender, at any time in your life, so how we care for our mental health, and those around us, should be something that we are all more aware of >>>
Oct 5, 2019

Northern Lights Holidays: Best Places to Visit 2019

The Aurora Lights (or the Northern Lights, famously named after their geographic location) are one of nature’s spectacular phenomena.

There are several places close to the Arctic Circle where it is possible to travel and see the Aurora Lights, but my top Northern Lights Holidays destination has to be Iceland >>>

Sep 22, 2019

Grow Your Own Collection - for your Harvest Festival basket

Celebrate the Harvest Festival and get ready for the next season by checking out Voucher Shares’ latest garden vouchers, garden plant offers, and Grow Your Own deals. Editors Top Picks and Garden Tips - tested and used over the years, not forgetting BBC Gardeners World Magazine... >>>

Sep 10, 2019

Amazon Rainforest Fires – the reality of the situation

As we all know from watching the news the Amazonian rainforest is on fire. Help to protect highly threatened forest habitats and support World Land Trust Action Fund.

Please take your time to read WLT latest news article: Amazon Rainforest Fires – your questions answered. Read more >>>

Sep 4, 2019

Are we Being Led Onto A Vegan Diet?

The Vegan Diet - how easy is it?

There are many reasons as to why the vegan diet is being increasingly popular within todays’ society. Whether it’s for your health, to benefit the environment or for the moral side of things. How we change our food habits and go for something different...>>>

Aug 14, 2019

New student? Here’s 5 money saving survival tips

Exams results are out and...

If you’re a new student, then you need these life hacks! It’ll save you some pennies, and trust me you’ll thank me for it later.

Here are some tips on how to save money with your student discount and more...>>>

Jul 18, 2019

Schools Up! Entertain your Little Darlings with these Messy Play Ideas

Schools Up! Entertain your Little Darlings with these Messy Play Ideas.

School is up for most and with 6 weeks off it’s time to plan how to entertain your children over the school holidays. Coming up with messy play ideas such as painting is a wonderful, fun and educational activity for children.>>>

Jul 16, 2019

Glastonbury Festival 2019 Review - It Rocked!

And what’s in store for Glastonbury 2020?

Here’s a follow up to my recent blog post that I did in the run up to Glastonbury Festival. Well what a year! It was a scorcher in more ways than one! Stormzy ruled the Pyramid on Friday, The Killers stole Saturday night, >>>

Jun 12, 2019

When is the Best Time to Book a Sun Holiday?

Summer Holidays are Approaching and if you still haven’t booked anything you may be thinking When is the Best Time to Book a Holiday?

If you’re About to Book a Sun Holiday you may be Holding Back Waiting to see if the Weather in the UK improves or …... >>>

Jun 5, 2019

Last Minute Father’s Day Ideas

VoucherShares – Last Minute Father’s Day Ideas…

Choosing the right Father’s Day present for my dad, Father’s present for my husband from our children and Father’s Day present for my father in law... >>>

Jun 3, 2019

Summer kids shoes product review from VoucherShares

VoucherShares – get your kids summer shoes ready for the holiday season. Comfortable and stylish shoes for English summer weather and more…

This week featured product:

Camper Twins shoes for girls – Get the look with this very special pair of Cat Shoes... >>>

May 27, 2019

Father's Day Deals and Father's Day Card Ideas For Father's Day 2019

VoucherShares - Get Father's Day Sorted with VoucherShares Round-up of Father's Day gifts and Father's Day Offers.

When is Father’s Day you ask? 16th June so Get planning! If you’re still stuck and hunting around for ideas this Father's Day 2019, fear not – you’ve come to the right place! >>>

May 12, 2019

Your student guide to saving money

For YEARS, brands have been dishing out vouchers to entice new customers and add to their brand value. Learn How to Save Money As a Student.

With modern students racking up student loan debt and paying rent along with any other bills, it's important to save money any way possible...>>>

May 12, 2019

What do Bees Eat and Why we all Need to be Talking about Honey Bees Favourite Flowers

VoucherShares - What do bees eat and why we all need to be talking about Honey Bees Favourite Flowers?

The decline of the bee population in the UK is one of many worrying environmental issues that is being widely talked about. So how can we help? OK so first let’s start with why bees are important. According to Sustain, the alliance for better ... >>>

May 3, 2019

VoucherShares - Top Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids this Bank Holiday Weekend

Discover how to amuse your children with these craft ideas for kids including how to make amazing and unique marbling ink designs and turn the garden fence into a work of art.

1. Let Kids Poster Paint the Fence (a definite when doing art activities for kids!) Poster paint will wash off in the rain and kids aren’t normally allowed to pain the fence but... >>>

Apr 18, 2019

VoucherShares Top 5 Top Non-Chocolate Easter Gifts for Children

Alternative Easter Gifts for Children. Top Easter Gift Ideas for Kids and People Looking for an Alternative to Easter Eggs.

Swapping chocolate for a chocolate alternative to Easter eggs is hard on the kids because they love chocolate and they’re great at making you feel guilty for not giving them chocolate. So how about ….>>>

Mar 11, 2019

Top 10 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is fast approaching (if you’re asking ‘when is Mothers Day? It’s 31st March so quick add to your diary). Read on, it’s time to think about how we can spoil our mums! Voucher Shares decided to write a blog to take some of the time and effort out of making sure mum feels loved this Mother’s Day. Avoid a last minute dash to the garage or Tescos, who wants that?
Nov 22, 2018

How to save money this Christmas

Christmas doesn’t need to be expensive!

Whether you’re shopping for family, friends or, treating yourself this Christmas - there’s no need to break the bank.