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March 2016

Life

Finding a reliable mechanic

March 29, 2016

Auto mechanics are the surgeons of the motor industry. They are able to fix and bring to life a vehicle that has seen better days. Finding a reliable mechanic is like being first in line at the bank.  There are many trustworthy mechanics, but how can you be certain the person you are trusting your vehicle with knows what they’re doing? Reliable auto electricians can save you a ton of money in the long run. You can be rest assured…

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Family Life

How to maintain a long-distance relationship

March 24, 2016

People always say that long-distance relationships don’t work. They say you can’t really date someone who lives far away as you’re not part of their daily life. But the truth is, sometimes these entanglements are hard to avoid. When you really fall in love with someone, it can be almost impossible to write them off just because they live far away.   It can happen. Long-distance relationships can work. They just take a lot of extra effort. Here are some…

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Fashion Life

Primary rules for dressing professionally at work

March 17, 2016

Starting with your shoes and dressing your way up can have a major impact on how you will be perceived at work, especially in a corporate setting. Professionalism is a direct relation to appearance. What you choose to wear to a corporate meeting will influence every aspect of the sitting, the people and the atmosphere. Dressing professionally will have a greater impact on a presentation, rather than wearing a pair of slacks. Your appearance needs to say, I know what…

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Life

Tips for budget friendly remodeling

March 16, 2016

Home renovations can bring about the loudest screech when we look at the total cost of our project. For a split second you may even consider putting up with a cracked ceiling or room that lacks ventilation. Banish the words, “We can do it next year,” from your vocabulary and start off by cutting your total cost. This may be a tricky one, but it can be done in a cost effective way.   Double up on efficiency, not size…

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Home

Clean your linen and mattress the right way

March 15, 2016

You can be the person in the advert that stretches out their arms into the air with a bright morning smile on their face. A healthy relationship with family and colleagues can put anyone in a happy mood. There is a mood enhancer that is being overlooked though, and that is the feeling fresh linen can give us. After a long day of work, stepping out of the shower, then into your pajamas and getting under your soft duvet covers…

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Fashion

7 Autumn fashion trends

March 14, 2016

Autumn is just around the corner. In the next couple of weeks we’ll be (hopefully) enjoying cooler weather, crunchy leaves and the promise of some much needed rain.   Another benefit of the new season? All new fashion trends. There are plenty of amazing, fun trends which have recently hit the runway and are making their way into our stores.   Here are some of our favourite fashion trends for Autumn.   Fringe. This has been around for a while…

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Life

Snap out of that bad mood

March 13, 2016

Some days just start badly and continue to go downhill from there. Other days you just wake up on the wrong side of the bed with a frown on your face. Bad moods happen to us all. Sometimes there’s a rational explanation for our discontent and other times everything simply irritates us for absolutely no reason.   But our bad moods don’t just affect us, they affect everyone around us. And, if you’re working in an office environment or are…

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Food and Wine Home Life

Hosting your last summer fiesta

March 10, 2016

Keep it cool by the…   This might be the last time you are going to enjoy splashing about in the pool before the autumn chill arrives. If you have a pool then go for a dip and a dive with loved ones. A late night swim is exactly what everyone needs and if swimming is not an option then get the sprinkler out, or better yet, a slip n’ slide. No harm ever came about from channeling your inner…

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Clearing your head and decluttering your home

March 10, 2016

The sun may be shining and the days may still be warm right now, but don’t be fooled, summer is on its way out. And winter is waiting for us just around the corner. While some people might be looking forward to curling up under a blanket with a mug of hot chocolate, others are dreading the cold weather and dark skies.   Seasonal Affective Disorder is something a lot of people suffer from. Their mood gets low and they…

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Home Life

Top tips for selling your home

March 2, 2016

The excitement and anxiety of moving off to a different location is an unshakable feeling. Not knowing what to expect and having thoughts of leaving your beloved home behind can feel a bit overwhelming, but if you know that there is something different waiting for you then you have no other option to feel happy about the step you are taking. But first you need to get your house ready to sell and here’s how:   Take a look at…

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