Saga Magazine Author

Melanie Whitehouse

Melanie Whitehouse has written for most national newspapers and interiors magazines during her 30-year career. She is founder of the Book Lovers' Supper Club which brings top authors to mid Sussex, and is prevented from straying too far from home by an elderly Burmese rescue cat called Maisie.

Latest Articles from Melanie

Steve Foxon. All portraits by Sean Malyon
Money

Interesting jobs to boost your pension

Looking for ways to increase your retirement income but don’t want a full-time job? We talk to three people who have found novel methods for bringing in a bit of extra cash

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Mould around a windowsill
Home & Garden

Damp: causes and treatments

What you can do to get rid of condensation, mildew and musty smells.

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Clean stainless steel
Home & Garden

How to clean stainless steel

The best ways to clean stainless steel pots, pans, sinks and other appliances.

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 A clean iron
Home & Garden

How to clean an iron

Clean your iron soleplate to remove sticky residue and mineral deposits.

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Bron Burrell and Tina Kerridge-Reynolds put Puff through its paces around the London Rally School | Portraits by Sean Malyon
Motoring

Rally good fun

In 1970, three women took part in a gruelling rally - reuniting 50 years on!

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Small home office
Home & Garden

Big ideas for small home offices

Even the smallest space can become a useful home office or study.

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Get well soon teddy and flowers
Relationships

Gift ideas for a sick friend

Here are some suggestions that will spread a little happiness.

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Modern kitchen
Home & Garden

How to choose the right kitchen style

How do you find the right kitchen style for your needs?

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Christmas hamper
Home & Garden

Make your own Christmas hamper

Here’s how to make your own hamper for a wonderful personalised gift.

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