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August 2016

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Getting your kids off the couch and onto the field

August 15, 2016

Eating meals in front of the television has become a past time favourite for all members of some families. There are still families who prefer to have their meals by the dining room table, but these are becoming increasingly rare. Whichever your family prefers, there’s no right or wrong way. But if there’s one thing all parents can agree on, it’s important for their children to have a life away from the television. Television can become addictive for children, especially…

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Food and Wine Life

What you need in your kitchen to be healthy

August 12, 2016

We all want to be healthy. The problem is this requires hard work and time many of us feel we do not have. If we’re working long hours and barely have time to relax after work, how are we supposed to fit in healthy meals? Preparing items to eat just becomes another chore no one wants to do. Yet, we can overcome large parts of catering to our health, if we start preparing early and use the right tools. Consider…

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Home Life

The best fabrics to wear to bed

August 12, 2016

Sleep is the most important part of anyone’s day. Being well rested will reset our mind to a refreshed state. A comfortable bed and pillow will aid in restful sleep. However, very often we forget it’s not just the bed and pillow that plays a role in comfortable sleep, it’s also the clothing we wear to bed. The fabric you wear will either hamper your sleep or leave you feeling as if you’ve had the ideal nap.   Moisture-wicking  …

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Home Life

Essential decor items every home should have

August 11, 2016

Essential decor items are like accessories to a good outfit. Dressing up your home in decor items will give it the necessary appeal which will add the finishing touches to a newly decorated home. From minor detail to a significant amount of embellishments, whichever you decide to incorporate into your livingroom or bedroom, it needs to tie in with the surrounding area of the room. Here’s how to add a tasteful amount of decor to any room in your house.…

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Life

Medical insurance for young adults

August 10, 2016

As important as a retirement annuity may be, so is medical insurance. Start exploring medical insurance options sooner rather than later in life. Accidents occur when we least expect them and for this reason it’s essential to be financially secure when the medical bills arrive. You may be young in body and mind, but that doesn’t prevent you from being susceptible to chronic conditions and dread diseases.   Don’t waste time   If you’re able to afford medical insurance, get…

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Home Life

What to discuss when moving in together

August 10, 2016

A new romance is full of adventure and you might find that you can’t seem to get enough of each other’s company. The first few months you learn new things about each other, things you might find quirky. But you don’t care. You’re in love. As months go by, or even years, you decide to move in together. It’s the next step in any relationship. And this may be where you find that those little quirks, can turn into little…

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Life Money

Women, farming and success in Africa

August 5, 2016

How people make ends meet is always different. Of course there are large categories we fit into, but individually the way we earn is as varied as the people themselves. To that end, we should examine what matters in terms of earning a living. We shouldn’t think particular jobs are automatically better or worse, but see it from a much broader perspective. This is especially the case when it comes to women in male-dominated areas. From office to farms Consider…

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Life

How to safely introduce your dog to a new baby

August 1, 2016

The introduction between your baby and your dog should take place long before the baby arrives at home. Being well prepared will create less stress on the day the baby finally arrives. The sooner you prepare your dog the better the chances of a successful transition. A proper transition will ensure your baby’s safety and well-being. No matter how friendly your pet may be or how accustomed they become to your baby, never leave your baby unattended around your dog.…

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