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6 Simple Ways to Save Money at Home

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  With the economy being what it is, people are more conscious about their expenses. The last thing you want to be doing is spending money on things that are not essential. There are simple ways to save money at home, which can cut down your bills significantly. Use energy-efficient appliances If possible, buy energy-efficient appliances such as washing machines and dryers that have lower water and energy consumption levels. These will help save energy and thus money over time because they consume less electricity than their non-efficient counterparts do. Consider replacing your old refrigerator with an energy-efficient refrigerator. You may not be aware of the fact that your fridge is one of the biggest consumers of power in your home. An inefficient refrigerator can use up to 300 kWh per year, which is more than 10% of the total household energy bill. So, it is important to get an efficient one that uses less electricity and saves you money on your electricity bill. Use en

Local Languages as medium of instruction from Kinder to Grade 3

The Department of Education, Philippines announced on a press release that starting this June, school year 2012-2013, 12 major local languages will be implemented to be used as medium of instructions for pupils in Kinder up to Grade 3. According to  Education Secretary Br. Armin Luistro FSC, the Mother Tongue-Based  Multi-Lingual Education (MTB-MLE) will help develop a well-rounded and life-long learners under the K to 12 basic education reform program.

Bridal Jewel, an Eternity Bond Pearl Necklace

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Look perfectly good on the most important day of your life – your wedding! An Eternity Bond Pearl Necklace will create a debonair look that will absolutely match and go with your flawless bridal gown. The necklace is 18 inches long and features an intricate white gold clasp Freshwater Pearls are the brilliance gems that everyone loves!  They make the perfect gift showing admiration and love. They are given as a statement to prove originality due to their one-of-a-kind nature.  Being unique is a trait that these gems are known the most for, since they are the only ones created by a living creature. They have the ability to protect, provide luck and love for those that wear them with pride and confidence. Necklaces, earrings, and bracelets are just the beginning to a great trend that has been in the Fashion world for many generations with only more to come! It is fascinating to see all ages sporting them with a smile every time. The rare emphasis on this gem is slowly disap

The Big Debate: Private VS State Schools

In education, as in life in general, you tend to get what you pay for. Sometimes you get lucky and snap up a real bargain or find something that genuinely represents good value for money. Most of the time, however, the lower the price, the lower the quality and if you get offered something for nothing, your expectations are likely to be quite low.

5 Key Elements of a Professional Resume’

A resume’ is a pronouncement of facts intended to emphasize exceptional qualifications that accentuates educational and work experiences, expertise, achievements and dynamism which establishes credentials that will convince a prospective employer. It is the first step towards getting an interview. There 5 key elements of a Professional Resume’

A Fail-safe Gift for Mom

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Mother’s day celebration in my opinion does not necessarily have to be celebrated on a one day basis only, because after all the years of sacrifices she endured in rearing us up, unconditional love, care, values and wisdom that mold us to become better persons, she naturally deserves a whole year tribute and praise. A fail-safe gift that she will surely and certainly appreciate is fashionable accessory items, such as earrings .  Jewelries are presents that most women wish to possess. These accessory items that she restrained herself from buying to prioritize her children’s need and to make both ends meet.

Types of doorlocks to secure your homes

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While doing a home improvement, do not neglect to check on your doorlocks, as it is the key to give us better security and protection from thieves and unwanted intruders that will jeopardize the family’s safety. If you need a professional to work on your doors, Locksmith Toronto is one of the companies that offer services for your door repairs or replacement. They have trained technicians that could do the job for you whether you change, repair or upgrade the locks of your doors.

Soderno Sunday Night Market Opens on MOTHER’S DAY!

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Treat your mom on Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 13) at the opening of the Sunday Night Market (6pm to 12mn) at Soderno – the premiere weekend food market of the south!

Reasons why most women prefer Moroccan oil

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Moroccan oil is very common and prevalent to Morocco as the Moroccan people have been using it for centuries. Scientists were able to discover its true value and claims are proven to be true through research and studies.

Rabbits as Indoor Companion Animals

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Rabbits just like dogs and cats are one of the best indoor companion animals. They can be house trained and if given the proper attention and care can live as long as 10 years or more especially when they live in an indoor rabbit hutch. They hardly make any noise, they only mumble and thump their back paws on the floor when scared. They are the perfect pet for apartment dwellers as they are silent animals.

Ladies Fancy Dresses for Events and Themes Party

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There are many yearly events that generate the opportunity to doll up in fancy dress costumes such as cosplays, themed book launchings or releases, Mardi Gras, sporting events, corporate fish activities, amongst others. Fancydress ball offers ladies costumes for all occasions covering a wide range of styles, sizes that could fit everyone’s budget. The site is a retailer that is run by fancy dressers who can help to make you stand-out among the crowd in the fancy dress party you’ll be attending. You can pick out from a variety of amazing and brightly colored ladies outfits perfect for a specific theme that is ideal to wear for a memorable event.

A Good Dinner and Online Bingo Treat for a Mother’s Day Gift

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“A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.”  ~Honoré de Balzac My mom is already 70 years old and we, my siblings and I make sure to make her happy especially on important occasions such as her birthday, Christmas, New Year and Mother’s Day. One of the ways to show gratitude and let her feel that she is very important to us is to give her life’s pleasures.

4th Homeschooling Conference takes place on May 19, 2012

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The Homeschooling Association of the Philippine Islands (HAPI) recently made announcements that the country's 4th Homeschooling Conference has been scheduled to happen on May 19, 2012. Set to take place at St. Francis Square Ortigas Center in Mandaluyong, the event will gather parents, academe, and homeschooling experts in one venue to promote awareness of the program, as well as provide guests with access to homeschool-related tools and services.

Start building your dream home

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The majority of homeowners have at least a vague idea of what their dream home would be, but feel that their existing residence is a long way away from that vision. However, there are ways of making your current home better so that it can eventually live up to your dreams. With the help of websites like nationwideltd.co.uk, you can find what you need to start building your dream home.

Wood-burning stoveheating appliances

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The pleasure of having a home that can be heated whenever you like is well worth experiencing, especially if you’re worried about keeping warm during those cold, depressing winter nights. Although you might want that privilege, you may wonder how this can be achieved. Wood burning stoves might sound like the stuff of costume dramas, but many modern stoves such as those seen on leedsstovecentre.co.uk look contemporary, burn fuel efficiently and make a great centrepiece in any living room or lounge.

Goodies for Mommies Giveaway

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Welcome to Goodies for Mommies Giveaway! A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.  ~Washington Irving

Trends in Home Appliances

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Kitchen appliances have changed a lot over the years. When they first came to prominence in kitchens throughout the world, they were bulky, cumbersome and were prone to breaking down. However, the build quality, appearance and energy consumption changed dramatically over the past few decades. Trends in what type of appliances are the most popular have come and gone at breakneck speed, and for the homeowner who wants the latest appliances, they go to websites such as appliancesdirect.co.uk   to get an idea of what to look for.

8 Practical Uses of Notepads

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Notepads are commonly seen lying around in home, schools and offices as it is considered one of the most basic daily supply. It may come in different designs, from simple to colorful themes to different sizes and forms. Notepads from Viking Direct (UK) comes in assorted and numerous patterns that will suit every writing need. There are different ways of binding these tablet of papers. Some are padded or adhesive bound, wirebound or what we call the spiral notebooks, sewn and ring bound or refillable punched writing pads which enables us to add extra fillers when needed. It may also be soft covered or hardback.