Category Archives: Lifestyle

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Handling A Home Exterior Remodel: Three Areas That Need Extra Attention

When you get the chance to do a home remodel, most of your attention is likely to be spent on the fun and interesting parts of the remodel, like the windows and the doors.  The reality is that the parts of the exterior remodel that need the most attention are also the least glamorous and may have very little attention paid to them when the remodel is finished; however, if you spend the extra time and money in these places, your home will stay protected for a long time.  Here are three places where Read more [...]
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How To Get A Healthy Work Play Balance

Many people find that they are suffering with work-related stress due to a mismanagement of time. While working long hours each week may be beneficial in the short-term, the longer effects are likely to be negative and potentially harming to your health and personal life. If this sounds like a situation you are in then following the ten below tips will help you to restore balance to your life: 1)    Leave your work in the office  Taking your laptop or work phone home with you leads Read more [...]
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How To Plan Your Bedroom Layout

Getting the new look of your bedroom right first time is vital if you want to minimise stress and make it affordable. With this in mind, it is always recommended that you plan out your new layout before you start to make sure that you make fewer mistakes and ensure you end up with something you love. This guide will take you through the simple steps you should follow if you want to create your dream bedroom layout. The Bed Pretty much the most important piece of furniture in your bedroom, Read more [...]
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Remodels To Increase Home Value: Three Areas That Need The Most Work

Once you have made the decision to remodel your home, there are a lot of places in the home that may need work, and you will have to prioritize where you spend your money.  You want to have the most impact with the remodel and you want a place where you can express your personality.  The three most common places where you can spend your money in the remodel are the living room, the kitchen or a brand new room. Living Room If you are looking for a place where your remodel will be appreciated Read more [...]
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Is your Wardrobe Ready for Winter?

If you want to make a few updates to your existing clothing collection for autumn but aren’t sure where to start, here are a few key trends to try out. Olive Green Say hello to the most coveted colour of the season. If you want to step out in style this season, it is essential that you incorporate this colour into your autumn/winter wardrobe. Military influences are still going strong but if you don’t want to sport camouflage print, olive green hues are a great way to wear the trend. Olive Read more [...]
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Make The Holidays Come Alive This Year: How To Get The Most From A Photo Card

As summer fades and the weather begins to turn colder, it is time to start thinking about the holiday season.  When you plan early, you will be able to get good deals on the things that you want to purchase, and you will not suffer the same stress that others will feel who are rushing to get everything done at the last minute.  You probably have a Christmas card list that you need to send cards to, but most Christmas cards are so generic that they are not much in the holiday spirit.  You want Read more [...]
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Plan Your Vacation Accommodations Now: Three Types Of Places To Stay In Jackson Hole

Over the course of the last decade, Jackson Hole has become one of the fastest growing resort communities in the United States.  Guests enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of the area, and the natural scenery provides a backdrop unlike any other.  With the rapid changes that have happened in Jackson Hole it can be very difficult to find the right place to stay for your vacation and it may seem overwhelming to look for lodging.  When you start to look for a place to stay, there are three different Read more [...]
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When It Is Time For A Special Vacation: Splurge On A Romantic Getaway

Marriage is a complicated and stressful thing, and it must be worked on constantly if you are going to lead a happy life.  Love can carry you a long way, but if you are not always working on communication and respect, then the marriage will slowly erode.  On the other hand, if all you do is communicate and you let the love and passion go from your marriage, then you will wind up in a cold and stale relationship, with a roommate rather than a spouse.  One of the best ways to work on your relationship Read more [...]
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Considering A Deck Installation For Your Home?: Three Questions To Ask Yourself Before Committing

A deck is a great place to have friends and family come over to enjoy some time together, and it is a great place to spend long, hot summer evenings.  If you are considering building a deck you probably understand all of the benefits of having a deck, but there are some questions that you will need to answer before you get started on the deck project.  The failure to answer these questions completely will leave you with a project that you will not be proud of, and a deck that will not be able to Read more [...]
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Moving Abroad – Your Money Matters

 When you think of Brits abroad, you think of burnt bits, sandals and socks, a need for tea and complaining about the hot weather. But one in ten Brits has left the UK for good, choosing to fully embrace a completely new life and culture. Deciding to live overseas is such a big decision to make, and really exciting, but with the novelty of a different climate and a new way of life come some important financial considerations.If you’re thinking about leaving the UK, read our checklist, and see Read more [...]