The stress of finding a Father’s Day gift is one we understand all too well. Whether you completely forgot the date or are running out of time after holding out for the perfect gift, there are a number of last-minute presents that are ideal any dad’s taste. Here are five of our favourite ideas:Continue reading
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Let’s start with the good news: babies are born with a whopping 100 billion neurons in their brains, and during the first few years of development they grow trillions of neural synapses. However, before you start researching medical schools (Harvard is nice, but you have to wade through all of those photo-taking tourists), or plan on how you’ll spend your child’s Jeopardy! winnings (like on a dream vacation to Melbourne), you need to hear the bad news. Continue reading
Love is a many-splendored thing. Love lifts us up to where we belong. Love is the greatest gift of all. But as 80s big hair rock legends Def Leppard remind us, there are times when love bites, too. And probably the best (as in the worst) example of love’s ability to lacerate is when couples decide go beyond sharing a Netflix account and Costco membership: they take the money plunge and pool their finances. Continue reading
The death of a loved one can be heart-breaking. It’s common to feel a mixture of emotions. Unfortunately, these feelings can be amplified when dealing with legal processes or financial concerns, which can make it difficult to move on.
If you are struggling to come to terms with the loss of a partner, friend, or relative, and want to move forward with your life, read the below helpful advice on how to cope after losing a loved one.Continue reading
Our life somehow revolves around comfort and we spend our lives searching for it. Good food and good sleep are what we need to live a satisfied life. Continue reading
When you have let all of the celebrations and excitement of the proposal die down, when you’ve told all of your friends and you’ve let both of the families know. Then when you have posted a photo of the ring on social media, so that your work colleagues can find out when they stalk you. Then the serious business starts.
It is when this peak of joy has started to rescind and you come down to the comfort of living as a couple who are engaged, that you can finally realise that you have a wedding to plan.Continue reading
I was sat in my front one on day and look away from the TV. My immediate thought was that the room was looking a little bit past it’s best and could have benefited from a fresh coat of paint. The thought was quick and it was forgotten about seconds later as I turned my attention back onto the box.
Then my friend was around and she commented on the lack of paint behind the radiator. Who paints behind a radiator anyway? So once again we were looking at my decorating and the state of the walls.Continue reading
In many countries around the world, the cost of funerals has risen significantly. In the UK alone, the total expenses for burying a loved one can be more than £4,000. This is taking into consideration all the professional services involved including flower arrangements and hearse rentals.
While many people automatically plan to give the best final rites to a family member, it does not have to come at an extraordinary price that will leave the bereaved with the additional financial burden. You can have an inexpensive, but memorable and solemn funeral by following the key recommendations below.Continue reading
There are a lot of cleaning companies out there. All of them present themselves as theideal choice if you are in search of quality cleaning services. However, aside from the quality of the service itself, you also have to take a look at other factors before deciding if you have really found the right company. Continue reading
When you have an outdoor pool or a patio at home, it is best if you can have the surrounding area paved. Concrete paving has a lot of benefits. It also comes in different shapes, sizes and designs. There could still be some areas where grass can grow, but a portion has to be paved. Here are some more benefits from paving the area. Continue reading