Reasons Why You Should Be Baking Your Own Bread

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Bread has been a staple for many centuries since people learned to bake. And while the techniques of baking bread have evolved over the course of time, what remains true is that bread — like most types of food — are best made at home, not bought from elsewhere.  And...

How To Decide On The Best Gift Ideas For Your Family’s Special Day

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When we attend celebrations involving family and relatives, we are requested to or many times feel the necessity to provide gifts for the whole family. Whether the celebration is a baby shower, a birthday party, or marriage, it's hard to decide what present to get. Should the gift be expensive?...

Can Your Kitchen Settings Reduce Joint Pain?

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Picture the scene. You’re ready to start the day. You’ve got plenty of things planned for today. But as you get out of bed, suddenly you notice an excruciating pain in your knee. It’s painful to move, and you really don’t like the idea of putting pressure on it just...

Tips and Tricks to Optimize Your Budget

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Somehow, budgets just seem to come naturally to some people. They manage to breeze through their expenditures, wanting for nothing other than what they have, yet possessing the ability to purchase anything that they might want.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Others seem to struggle with keeping money in the...

Cutting Your Food Waste

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Most Americans waste about $40 worth of food a month. That might not sound like a lot, but for some families, it’s a whole weeks worth of shopping. A recent study found that globally we throw away around 1.3 billion tons of food every year, which is around a third...

How To Make Your Garden More Interesting

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Photo Credit When you have been living in a place for a long time, it is only natural that you want to improve the scenery to make the environment a little more interesting. The same also goes for your garden. This doesn’t necessarily mean that you have to completely overhaul...

8 Reasons To Go Green With Your Reusable Shopping Bags

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It is one of the most effective ways that we can help the environment as individual consumers: avoid plastic shopping bags and switch to reusable ones. Why are people so reluctant to make this change? Here are eight reasons why you should be getting reusable shopping bags as part of...

Use Wooden Benches To Add Simple and Unique Design Element In Your Home

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The GloDea® XQuare Wooden Furniture Collection GloDea® is a design company that "has innovation deeply branded in their core." Their XQuare Wood Furniture Collection is made in the USA, with the goal of "providing unique designs to those who seek something new and exciting." Each piece from the XQuare Furniture...

Quick and Easy Cooking Tips For Busy Mothers

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It has always long been a stereotype that men went to work and women stayed home to care for the house and children. Well, in today’s fast paced and busy world this is no longer the case. In fact, many women are rising to the top of the corporate ladder...

Is Spring Too Early For A Barbecue? Absolutely Not!

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Ever since the days started getting longer, the mornings started getting brighter and the seasonal sense of goodwill and cheer that are synonymous with spring started to pervade in your household you’ve been itching for an excuse to bust out the barbecue. After all, we’re shaking off the after effects...

Is Your Mood Related to Your Food?

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A lot of people think that the food you eat has a strong relationship with the mood that you have. If you think about it, this is kind of true. If you eat a very sugary doughnut then you will get a sugar spike followed by a very sudden and...

Separating The Dining Space In Your Kitchen Environment

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If the kitchen is the hub and heart of your household, it will be a space that you utilize to cook and bake delicious meals, and double-up as an area to enjoy the food with your family and loved ones. Often, when a kitchen has been decorated and renovated, there...

How a Self-Storage Unit Can Be Useful to Your Small House

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If you’ve got a small house, you’ve probably ran into the big issue of where to put things. Depending on your unique situation, the type of items you’ve ran out of room for may differ. With a little ingenuity, rearranging, and a self-storage unit, you can solve your space issues....

Kitchen Hacks: A Time-Saving Guide

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Photo Credit Though you may wish that you could spend more time in the kitchen preparing your meals, in the modern world, this is not always a possibility. We all live such busy lives these days, and it can be easy for frozen food and takeaways to become the norm....

7 Wonderful Things That Happen When You Cook More At Home

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We’re all locked in a vicious cycle. It’s a cycle that’s costing us a small fortune, expanding our waistlines, reducing the quality of your time spent with your family and making you miserable. It’s robbed you not only of funds but of energy, and left you lurching from one quick...

6 Home Repair Jobs You Should Never DIY

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Image source We know this is going to lean slightly more toward the bonkers side of things, but we quite enjoy that moment we spot a home repair job crop up. There’s just something about being able to fix something ourselves; some sort of inexplicable and heartwarming value in it....

Making Working From Home Work For You

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Working from home has become a revolution of sorts, with a vast increase in the number of remote workers across the globe over the past decade. In 2017, a study by Flex Jobs found that more people than ever before are choosing to quit their jobs and work remotely, to...

Unique Eco-Friendly Wooden Furniture For Everyday Living

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This post is an advertisement for GloDea Tired of Basic Furniture? Stand Out or Sit Down with GloDea®! Don’t Be Basic Have you ever been over to a neighbor or friend’s house and say, “Wow!!, I have that same coffee table!”? These days, when most individuals go furniture shopping, they tend...

The Small Considerations That Affect Your Sleep Quality

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Pexels(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});We all make many decisions during the course of our day. Decisions around scheduling our time, the diet we consume, and hopefully the degree to which we dictate our work/life balance. There are also many other things we take care of without really knowing it. Some...

5 Expensive Home Electrical Problems and How to Avoid Them

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The electrical wiring in your home is not something you want to mess with on your own or ignore. For those who have no experience with electricity other than flipping a switch, the right time to call professionals is when you determine you have an issue. If that issue is...