Your Curb Appeal and Sell Your Home Faster

March 6, 2018

In some instances, first impressions don’t mean a thing. But if you’re thinking of selling your home, then you’ll quickly learn that first impressions are everything. From the moment someone looking to buy your home steps out of the car near your driveway, they will be analyzing everything. And if they are put off by what it looks like on the outside, then quite often, it will hardly matter what…


The Basics of Business Management

March 6, 2018

While you may have all the passion in the world for the small business that you are starting, you also need to have some genuine knowledge as well. Just some of the skills that you need to have or acquire include strategy, finance, and marketing, as well as communication and leadership. On top of all this, you need to have a vision to ensure that you are steering the ship…


Modern Tech For The Modern Home: 7 Additions That Your Family Needs ASAP

February 23, 2018

Modern technology has the ability to improve our lives in many different ways, and the family home is one of the main beneficiaries. Even the seemingly small additions can make a telling impact on your daily lives. So, treating yourselves to those items could be far more valuable than any decorating cycle. Unfortunately, for every worthwhile investment, there is a list of 10 that constitute a huge waste of money….


Dine In Style: Outdoor Dining Sorted

February 8, 2018

Even though summer may still seem like a long way off, the next few months can be put to some good use by using them to get your garden all ready for the better weather! And what better way of improving your garden and outdoor areas than by adding a cute dining area?! This then gives you a gorgeous spot to host outdoor dinner parties or to simply kick back…


4 Breathtaking Restaurants You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

January 19, 2018

Budget meals are fun for the whole family. They are healthy, tasty, and, above all, cheap! The idea of splashing out on a dish you could make at home seems pointless. However, the thing about fine dining is the experience. Sometimes, the five-courses aren’t just about the small portions on the plate and the price. Sometimes, it’s about the views, the service, and the ambience. Not to sound pretentious, but…


5 Questions To Ask Before Buying A Second Home Abroad

December 15, 2017

Buying a second property is great for use as an investment, or even just as a holiday home for you and the family. You could even use it as both if you rent it out for part of the year and then stay in it yourself. Short term lets to tourists usually command a higher rent as well so you should be able to cover the mortgage on it fairly…


Sprinkling Some Improvement On Shower Time

November 16, 2017

Shower time is a bit of a modern luxury; gone are the days in which all you could do was soak in the tub, with little hot water and a scrubbing brush. Nowadays, we all love a good shower, when the water is hot and the pressure is just right. However, spending too long in the bathroom can mean a waste of water, a waste of heat, and a lot…


Common Dental Health Mistakes That All Parents Need To Avoid

November 14, 2017

We all want our children to grow up strong, healthy and happy and nowhere is this better exemplified than in the field of tooth care. Think of it. We spend hours by the sink night after night coaching our kids on how to brush their teeth correctly, how to floss and the importance of mouthwash. We rigorously check their diets to ensure that they are conducive to dental health as…


Fall Time Change and Maintenance Tips

November 4, 2017

Its that time of year again where most Canadians need to turn back the clocks an hour. This weekend, when you are changing the time on your stove, microwave, wall clocks etc.. You may want to do a yearly maintenance on certain items inside and outside of your home.    Check smoke and Co2 detectors It’s a good idea to test your smoke and Co2 detectors.  While you are testing…


From Night Owl To Early Bird In A Few Simple Steps

October 3, 2017

Everyone knows the horrible feeling of waking up late. When you have work, school, or other morning commitments, oversleeping can be the worst possible start to the day. A surprising amount of people struggle with their sleep, and it isn’t just because they stay up too late. If you’re in this position, then you’ll know how it feels to live without the precious time you need in bed, along with…