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September 2017

Work

6 side jobs to make some extra money

September 29, 2017

Are you usually short on cash in the middle of the month? Or do you have to live from pay cheque to pay cheque to survive? If you don’t want to look for a higher paying job or don’t want to commit to being a permanent part-time position, then you might want to consider a flexible side job. You’ll have the option to work as much or as little as you’d like. Your schedule will be based on how much…

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Fashion Work

Simple ways to change your wardrobe from “youngster” to “professional adult”

September 28, 2017

So, you’re only in your twenties and you don’t feel ready to part with your distressed denims or band T-shirts just yet. And you shouldn’t have to. But you are, however, at a stage in your life where you are meant to dress a little more “grownup”. This is largely because you’re expected to find and hold down a job in order to start your career. You wouldn’t think your clothing choice has much to do with that, but you’d…

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Tips on hosting your first tea party

September 27, 2017

Thinking of hosting a tea party? Afternoon tea is one of the easiest ways to entertain elegantly. This is one of the little things you can do to spoil a few friends and make them feel like queens and princesses. However, don’t leave your kings and princes behind. Tea parties are always enjoyable and a popular pastime. Tea is, of course, necessary for tea parties but often small snacks are served as well and coffee for the coffee lovers. There…

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Money

Realities of buying second-hand

September 27, 2017

Not everyone has the luxury of buying everything new, top of the range or right off the shelf. But the preconceptions of buying second-hand as being just a “cheap” option needs to be broken. Buying second-hand is smart shopping, end of story. There are some realities to face when going down the second-hand route and, at the end of it all, it’s up to you to decide if it will work for you. You need details You can’t go into…

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Life

How to live a seemingly expensive life

September 26, 2017

Everyone wishes they could live the life of champagne and eggs benedict for breakfast every morning. Well, not every morning because that can’t be healthy, but you get the idea. The lavish life of luxury is appealing to most members of modern day society. Why? Because we all want what we can’t have and are, naturally, jealous human beings. Okay, so, maybe not everyone but definitely some of us. Luckily, there are ways in which you can live smartly and…

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5 things to do before moving out

September 22, 2017

You’ve been through many phases of your life and now it’s time for the next one: buying a house. It’s normal to be excited, but soon that excitement of moving into a new place will wear off. Then the panic of packing up boxes and actually moving will set in. Moving can be very stressful and complicated. You can end up forgetting about important things, stuff that can cause last minute panic. And it doesn’t matter how organised you are,…

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Car

4 ways to make commuting easier

September 19, 2017

Many people think of commuting as a total waste of time as they don’t have anything to do. Besides, you’re spending hours in traffic, bumper to bumper. Every second that goes by can seem like a second lost from an already jam-packed day. Let’s face it, commuting is never fun. And when you add public transport to the mix, things can become even ten times worse. This can easily become a frustrated and inefficient experience. However, it doesn’t have to…

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Bathroom essentials needed in a modern bathroom

September 18, 2017

The bathroom is one of those rooms that gets the least attention when it comes to revamping. There are many small changes that can make a huge difference to this room. Whether it’s the bathroom in your first apartment or you just moved to a new house and want to start off on the right foot, there are a number of essentials needed in every bathroom. Everyone needs to have a place where they come to for relaxation, and a…

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Car

What’s the best way to sell your car?

September 12, 2017

Are you trying to sell your car? There are a variety of options available to you. Even if your car is wrecked or no longer in running order, you can still sell it. And thanks to the internet, there are more ways to sell your vehicle than ever before. But you have to familiarise yourself with the different selling methods in order to choose the one that’s right for you. It’s frequently a matter of trading price for convenience. So…

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Fashion

Essential items every woman needs

September 8, 2017

Your style is a reflection of your attitude and personality. And while this may be true, there are some pieces which are timeless and should be in every woman’s wardrobe. They never go out of style and are worth the investment. Here are a few staple pieces which are needed in every woman’s wardrobe. The little black dress   The LBDs origin is ascribed to Coco Chanel but it was Audrey Hepburn who made the little black dress famous in…

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