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May 2017

Family

How to host the perfect birthday party

May 31, 2017

Celebrating a birthday is a special time that’s meant to be shared with family and friends. Hosting a birthday party, whether it’s for a child, teen or adult, requires more than just showing up and smiling. It involves laying the foundation and playing for a successful and fun celebration by determining the type of party you’ll throw. This plan should also include details such as the food, drinks, entertainment and decorations. You should know the proper party-hosting etiquette, which starts…

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Prepare your bedroom for winter

May 30, 2017

There’s no doubt that winter is right around the corner. The nights are longer, the days are shorter. It’s so much more difficult to wake up and get out of bed in the morning. And even though winter rolls around every year, it always comes as a surprise. Just like we usually change what we wear at this time each year, it’s important that you change the interior of your home. We crave the comfort and warmth of cosy spaces…

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6 ways to prepare your car for winter

May 29, 2017

Winter is here and temperatures are likely to drop. Are you starting to get a little bit of frost overnight? If yes, then it’s a sign to prepare your car for the chilly season. Winter usually puts unusual demands on your vehicle’s parts and equipment. It’s important to get your vehicle ready for the winter driving. That’s unless if you live in an area where there’s only a minimal difference between winter and summer weather. We’re already in winter, but…

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9 Things you need in your bedroom

May 29, 2017

They say you spend a third of your life in your bed. You may sleep, scroll through your phone and watch the latest blockbusters in the comfort of your bed. Which is why you need to create a relaxing atmosphere in your bedroom. A place that is your escape and is a sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Here are a few things to add in your bedroom to make it a safe haven. Quality mattress A…

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5 essentials when travelling with kids this holiday

May 25, 2017

It’s finally going to be school holidays soon and your children are ecstatic. You’ve taken leave between all the public holidays and you can’t wait to get away with the family for a while. And, of course, there’s no better way to do that than to go on a roadtrip. You have a destination in mind. You’ve booked accommodation. And you’ve mapped out a scenic route you can’t wait to drive. But you’re not fully prepared. Not yet, any way.…

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Life

3 ways to get out of the everyday slog

May 23, 2017

Having an existential crisis is something most of us think about during the course of our lives, and if you’ve never had one then you must be something right in life. At some point, you’ll begin to wonder what your place is in the world, what legacy you’re leaving behind, and if what you’re doing truly makes you happy. Typically, these questions start at work.   If you’re still in your 20s then there’s a good chance you haven’t stumbled…

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Fashion

8 ways to look good at every stage of your life

May 22, 2017

Most people want to look good at every stage of their lives and go to extreme lengths to do so. From applying whisked eggs to make their hair shinier or getting a fish (Garra rufa fish) pedicure – in which the fish eat the dead, flaky skin off your feet – there’s clearly no limit to what people will do to look good. But there are easier options out there. And here are a few helpful tips you can add…

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10 handy tips for getting better sleep

May 18, 2017

  Some people can sleep at the drop of a hat while others struggle to get those precious ZZZs each night. They either toss and turn in their beds every night struggling to fall asleep or wake up in the middle of the night and find it hard to go back to sleep. Insomnia doesn’t only affect a person in the middle of the night, its damage often spills over into the next day. Your mood in the morning is…

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How to go from the office look to the club look in less that thirty minutes

May 16, 2017

Friday is the perfect party night. You want to release all the stress of the week and dance into the weekend. Ideally, you want to get home from work, climb into the shower and only then start thinking about what to wear for the night. You want to have time to pick out the perfect outfit and even take a break to appreciate that the long week is finally over. However, sometimes you just don’t have the time to go…

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How to get your car ready for a sale

May 8, 2017

It may be time to sell off your car and purchase a shiny new one, or even join those who use the public transport system. Either way, you’re probably looking to sell your car through a private car sale. When selling your car, what do you need to do? What exactly should be handled from your side as the buyer? Even though you cannot account for a potential buyer pulling out of a sale, there are a few things you…

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