Keeping Your House Presentable When Serving Guests

Keeping Your House Presentable When Serving Guests

Having friends over for a cookout is practically a rite of passage for homeowners. Who needs curtains, when you have a BBQ on the patio? Sure, the wife may want all of the pretties out before anyone comes over, but there are ways to compromise and still entertain. Here are some pointers for keeping our […]

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Giving Your Body A Rest

Giving Your Body A Rest

Holidays are great, aren’t they? Even the most active of holidays, the ones where we’re on the go constantly, somehow revive us. We can return to the normal routine feeling like it’s all worth it. Our bodies need the same kind of break. We eat on the go. We forget to take the time to […]

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What Does Your Furniture Say About You?

What Does Your Furniture Say About You?

So you’re having guests over for dinner, your preparing or have prepared a lovely meal and your ready for everything that the world can throw Your furniture is more than just utilitarian. Well, for most people it is, anyway. You may, of course, still live in the “recent graduate” flat with handed-down furniture. But, from […]

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Decorating The Garden For Summer BBQs

Decorating The Garden For Summer BBQs

Despite the continued cold weather, we can turn our sights toward summer. Think “backyard BBQ” to get you through the last roar of winter, and you may be transported to sunnier, warmer, more friendly days. With this in mind, it’s not too soon start planning how you will decorate the garden for this summer’s BBQs. […]

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Lawn Treatment And How To Deal With Patchy Grass

Lawn Treatment And How To Deal With Patchy Grass

Although most of the Western World is caught in the grip of winter, those “in the know” are already thinking about their lawns ready for BBQ’s in the summer! Lawn treatments actually start at about this time of year, with pre-emergent herbicides being applied. Most lawn care companies also offer pruning services for trees and […]

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How To Keep Your Willpower Up With Personal Training

How To Keep Your Willpower Up With Personal Training

As hard as you try, it can be very difficult to maintain your exercise regimen. Many time it will be illness or injury that interferes with your routine. A respiratory infection can sideline you for a week, and it seems like you lose all of the progress you made in the last month. A hamstring […]

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Eating Healthy Doesn’t Have To Be Torture

Eating Healthy Doesn’t Have To Be Torture

Believe it or not, eating healthy doesn’t have to be torture. Sure, we inflict “rabbit food” on ourselves when we’re dieting, but there is a whole world of savory, flavorful foods out there, just waiting to make you healthy! You need look no further than your nearest health spa to find a menu that translates […]

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What To Eat When Staying Away

What To Eat When Staying Away

Business trips can sap the enthusiasm right out of you. Traveling should be fun, and involve exploring new sights and sounds. However, on a business trip, you often find yourself rushed, trying to make meetings and staying only in hotels or a Bed & Breakfasts like http://www.thecarewarms.co.uk that provide breakfast, simply because of the convenience. However, […]

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The Benefits Of Learning Another Language

The Benefits Of Learning Another Language

The English are a strange bunch, many people go abroad every year without any knowledge of another countries culture or language. It’s actually to a disadvantage not knowing any of the language at all, as you may find that you are treated a little differently than other people from the UK who have made the […]

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The Michelangelo

The Michelangelo

I went to a restaurant called The Michelangelo this past Sunday for lunch. I’m not one for having roast dinners so I would prefer not to go to a British food establishment. I’ve always been a fan of Italian food anyway so it made a nice treat. The restaurant happened to be on the Weston-Super-Mare […]

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