In the repressive heat of something, it’s natural to want to find ways to stay cool. For those who have central air conditioning in their homes, it can be very tempting to crank it up so much that polar bears take up residence in your bedroom. However, although taking that approach may seem like a good idea at the time, you’ll be in for a shock when you get your energy bill at the end of the month. All of that cold air doesn’t come cheap! Fortunately, you don’t have to choose between staying cool and having a few bucks in your wallet. There are things you can do to reduce your energy costs while staying comfortably cool all summer long.
Originally posted 2016-01-27 18:39:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Do you want to make your house look more expensive, but don’t want to hire an interior designer and don’t want to spend your entire budget? There are plenty of do-it-yourself projects that you can take advantage of to not only make your home look newer and refreshed, but make it look more expensive. (more…)
Originally posted 2016-08-23 07:26:34. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Nine months is a very long time to wait to hear the innocent laughter of a child. As mothers to be, we often daydream of holding our beautiful miracles long before they get here. We think of all the cute outfits we are going to dress them in, what they will be when they grow up, and what personality traits they will get from each parent. The long process beforehand can be daunting, physically, mentally, and emotionally. Below are a few tips to make the trek a little less daunting.
Originally posted 2017-07-27 09:57:14. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
As you transition into parenthood, the list of things to learn keeps growing as your world begins its expansion. You start to look at money differently, for every dollar you spend on something for yourself is a dollar that could have gone towards your new family. Your time becomes precious as its going to soon be interspersed with screaming babies, feeding time, cleaning up, and trying to find moments to catch your breath. Everything around you will look like a danger, from the corner of your nightstand to the height of the sofa, and you will be trying to minimize risk at every turn.
Originally posted 2017-10-02 10:23:20. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Verdant watercress soup, bubbling cauliflower cheese and hot, crisp, sticky flapjacks straight from the oven: these dishes are reminiscent of my childhood. As temperatures drop and days become darker, the kitchen becomes the place where the family gathers and rests. (more…)
Originally posted 2015-11-12 13:13:04. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
From a very early age, children need to develop their creativity. They need to exercise all of their muscles and use all of their senses. Their brains need to make neurological connections. By doing these things they will learn language faster and develop intelligence. They’ll begin to understand social skills and hand-eye coordination. These are all things they need to grow into a healthy adult. (more…)
Originally posted 2014-10-23 05:07:39. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Are you thinking about making a significant change in your life and those of your family? There are many reasons people move house; it is usually to improve their surroundings or for work. It is an exciting and anxious time for many, but if you find the perfect new home, it is also something to look on with eager anticipation. Finding a new home isn’t as easy as you might at first think. You have to consider the needs of everybody, not only yours. (more…)
Originally posted 2014-11-09 06:11:04. Republished by Blog Post Promoter