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Ageing Gracefully & Healthily Demands Hard Work

There is one thing that nobody can avoid in life, and it’s getting older. Surprisingly, the fear of getting older is not so much the natural fear of dying, but it has more to do with losing your abilities, your health, your look and your skills. Everybody knows an old little lady who was once beautiful in black and white pictures but who now looks nothing like the beauty queen of her past. And nobody wants to turn like her! Consequently, anti-wrinkle creams and invasive treatments have become the weapon of choice when it comes to slowing down the signs of age. But, as you can’t stop time from passing, wouldn’t it be easier to make the most of the ageing process instead of trying to stop it? Healthy and happy seniors are not those who behave like they did when they were in their 20s. Healthy seniors are people who have been preparing their mind and their body to this natural process. So whether you’re worried about how you’d be when you’re old, or whether you want to help an elderly re

Selling Tips: How To Package Your Items for Delivery

Have you ever sold an item on an online auction site, or even to someone else in your local area? Then you will understand how hard it can be to package and ship them through a local courier. After all, you have to think about how you are going to protect it throughout its journey and you also have to think about how you are going to make sure that it arrives on time as well. If you are using a courier then it helps to use some kind of cardboard box so that your item arrives without being damaged. The way that you package your items will also tell your customer a lot about your level of customer service . If it arrives early then it shows that you have really made the effort and if it arrives late then it shows that you are not as committed to your customer satisfaction.

4 House Cleaning Tips for a Busy Mother

In today’s day and age, an average mother has to be a multitasker, who balances home life and work effortlessly. Everyone expects that the confident businesswoman transforms into a homemaker once she returns from the office. As all of you know, this is easier said than done. Like most women today, you probably dread the hours on top of hours of dusting and scrubbing you have to endear every week. Hiring a cleaning company such as Helpling SG to help you with the chores probably sounds wonderful, but what can you do when that’s not an option?

Tips on Keeping Your Rental Apartment Clean

Comfort is one of the most important things you can provide to your guests, and for some, it’s fairly easy to do. Of course, every person feels most comfortable in a clean house. But if you’re renting an apartment – especially an apartment that’s limited in space – keeping things spotless can become a challenge for a number of reasons.

Take Good Care of Your Baby's Skin

Image source A baby’s skin is a delicate thing, which means that., as a parent, you need to do your best to look after it. There are few babies who haven’t been subject to some kind of minor skin complaint at some point in their infant, whether it be baby acne, cradle cap of the dreaded diaper rash, but there are some things any mom can do to minimize the chances of it happening to their child, which is very good if you don’t want to be left dealing with an irritable baby, feeling helpless because you can’t do very much to alleviate their discomfort. If you currently have a little bundle of joy in your home, here are some tips to help you take care of your baby’s skin:

Can You Learn To Make Your Money Work Harder For You? Money can be a sensitive subject. We all have it, but we don’t always like to talk about it. And that’s okay. Because what you earn and what you spend and what you have is very personal. But at the same time, if you happen to be struggling with money, or struggling to understand how to be better with money, not talking about it can be tough.

Home Renovations that Can't Wait

Image source It can be really tempting to turn a blind eye to all of those little home improvements that you’ve noticed need to be done around the house because of the time, money and upheaval they’ll inevitably bring with them, and most of the time, if you can live with them, that’s fine. However, there are certain home improvements that simply can’t wait. Why? Because they’ll only get worse and end up costing you a lot more in the long-term.

Don’t Let Financial Anxiety Get The Best Of You

If you feel constantly stressed out when you think of money issues – whether it’s about stretching your salary to cover for expenses, recovering your debts, or simply monitoring your spending habits – you might be suffering from what it called financial anxiety . Needless to say; in those modern times, more and more people are feeling anxious about financial matters. However, if there’s more than a certain apprehension on how to best deal with your budget, if you feel a knot in your stomach, then you might have a non-diagnosed anxiety disorder. Indeed, as money is linked to our survival as a resource that can bring both a sense of safety and security when the resource is scarce, you might feel like your survival is threatened. So it’s important to understand that while finances matter, they are not synonymous with danger – or even lack of survival skills. Here’s how to better deal with money-related anxiety disorders. Don't let financial anxiety drive you mad Anxious ab

5 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Kids

When it comes to feeding your kids, parents often have a hard row to hoe. Between picky eaters that will only eat a narrow selection of foods to the time involved in keeping everyone fed every single day, it can be easy to cut some corners when it comes to good nutrition. While you don't have to feed your kids huge chunks of grilled meat every day, as if they are training for a marathon, there are a few foods you should genuinely avoid feeding them at all costs. Here are 5 foods you definitely don't want to feed your kids.

Five Tips on Finding the Right Medical Negligence Solicitor

There are several reasons why you might be considering getting a medical negligence solicitor if you are dissatisfied with the treatment that you or somebody you are responsible for has received from a medical practitioner or healthcare service. If you have been seriously harmed or injured by your treatment, or if it has resulted in you being in need of additional financial support, then you may be considering hiring a medical negligence solicitor to put forward a case and pursue a claim for compensation. We’ve put together a checklist of the main things to look for in a medical negligence solicitor or law firm.

The Dangerous 'Donts' of Debt

Pexels Accumulating debt can be a difficult thing to experience. Nobody enjoys or desires the state of owing other people money. It can be a stressful time, and can give us that feeling of oppression which can prevent us from enjoying other things in our life. When you’re continually worrying about the amount of money you owe, spending money (even on essential items,) can feel like a desperately wrong thing to do. Not only that, but when you build debt, sometimes these owed amounts can accrue in the forms of interest, meaning that the rabbit hole you find yourself in can grow deeper and deeper. Of course, very rarely does the fact you have debt stay as a simple fact . It becomes tangible and real when debt collection agencies are calling you, sending you letters and ultimately knocking on your door. It can feel like you’d rather be a million miles away if you find yourself in the position. This is the exact opposite of how it should be handled. The dangerous ‘donts’ of debt c

Tighten The Purse String In These Genius Ways

January can be something of a distressing month, especially with all the fun of Christmas being over. What most of us are left with, once the fun is over, is the feeling that we have eaten too much and vastly overspent. That is why so many folks attempt to tighten their purse strings and live frugally at this time of year. To find out how you can do this read on. Coupons Couponing is a wonderful way that you can genuinely save a serious amount of money. To do so, all you need to do is embrace it as a way of living, something that is described in detail at .  That means collecting the magazine and newspaper pullouts, as well as visiting the online sites of manufactures and grocery stores to get even more coupons. You can even take the time to write to specific brands and tell them how much you like their product. Something they will usually reply to, and include a few coupons for your trouble as well. Collecting coupons can save you a fortu

How Moms Can Benefit From Online Courses

There are lots of reasons why moms should try taking a courses online, and there are lots of ways that online courses can benefit moms. Being a mom means you have certain commitments and your time isn’t always your own. This doesn’t mean that your shouldn’t desire to broaden your horizons , and learn something new every once and a while. Maybe you want to get into a new line of work, or perhaps you just want to learn about a new subject that interests you. Whatever the reason, you can learn and get a qualification from the comfort of your own home. You don’t have to give up your life with your family, or spend less time with your kids to learn new things. Read on to see how learning from home can benefit moms, and how you can learn more about it today. Source .

Surprise Your Co-Workers With Unique Gift Baskets

If you want to surprise your co-workers with something special for the holidays, you can never go wrong with gift baskets. A gift basket is full of tasty snacks and awesome items that are sure to make your co-workers smile. The gift baskets come in different themes to fit the holiday. If you need ideas for your co-workers, check out the following unique corporate gift baskets .

Getting Healthy 101: Suggestions And Solutions

While it's safe to say that most people want to lead healthy lives, it's also clear that the majority of individuals do not. This reality becomes plain when one considers the fact that we are currently facing an obesity epidemic. More evidence for the reality of a profoundly unhealthy population is the rise of debilitating conditions such as heart disease and cancer. Luckily, people who dream of avoiding illnesses and the other outcomes of poor health should know that they can. Below you'll find several suggestions and solutions that can empower you to get on track to great health:

The Importance of Continual Learning

Image Credit When we think about education, we often think much more about our children than we do ourselves - but with the trend of online learning sweeping through every nation, it’s never been easier to learn from home in a way that’s convenient to both stay at home and working mom’s.

Five Cheap and Funky Ways of Turning Your New House Into a Home

If you have just moved into a new house, and you are OK with the decor, but don’t feel at home yet, you might want to add some personal touches. Even if the layout of the property is great, you might want to make the taste and colour schemes of the previous owner disappear. Below you will find five tips on how to turn a house into your space on a budget and leave your mark everywhere. 1. Paint the Doors Unusual Colour Image by  Flickr You most certainly have a favourite colour. If you want to make a statement and spice up the dull decor of your home, you might want to paint your doors. For just a few pounds you can get spray paint in almost any colour. If you are brave enough, you might even put different patterns on your doors. Study Feng shui to find out which front door colours attract positive energy. If you are planning a complete Feng Shui overhaul, you should check out Evolution Money for financing options.

The Only Things You Need To Run Your Blog

If you are keen on making your blog a full-time business, you might well be wondering what you need to do to make sure that you have everything you need. It can, indeed, seem as though you will need quite a lot in order to ensure that your  blogging business  goes off without a hitch - but the truth is that you need relatively little if you want it to be a successful business which you can run from your home. Some of the most important things, as we will see, are not even physical, but have to do with your mindset. Let’s take a look at what you really need to run your blog as a full-time business. Source A Way To Correspond As you grow as a business, you will find more and more that you need to correspond with people from the outside world. This could be because people want to get in touch to discuss marketing or affiliation, or because readers just want to let you know that they like what you are doing and want to support you. Either way, you need to be readily availab

Sidney Rein's First Candy Land Birthday Party

Days go by so fast that I almost did not notice that it has been a year ago when my one and only princess was born. I got chills whenever I remember how it felt, every second was filled with excitement and mixed emotions. It was hard, I struggled so much but when I first heard her angelic voice, its all worth it. Now, a year has passed and I got too busy in preparing for her 1st Birthday. I have been wanting a Candy land themed party for her so I made sure everything in my checklist is well-organized. Here are some of the photos during my daughter's  First Candy Land Birthday Party.