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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

Everyday Makeup

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Most women have more makeup than they will ever reasonably need. After all, it is too easy to save money on makeup purchases by making use of special promotions and coupons for such shops as Birchbox , and you just never know when certain items are going to come in handy. But how do you know which products to use on a day to day basis ? Follow this helpful step by step guide, so that you can step up your everyday makeup game! Foundation Many women use their fingers to apply foundation, when a liquid foundation brush works much better. The fingers can be used to dab your chosen product on the chosen parts of the face, but the brush should be used for proper blending. Brush back and forth to apply foundation to the forehead and chin. For the cheeks, be sure to brush down and away from the center of the face. Concealer For smoother blending of your concealer product, simply add a drop of moisturizer to the brush you are using to add the product. Once the water has

Is Your Relationship Going to Last?

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There’s no real way you can tell if your relationship is going to last forever. If I’ve learned anything over the past few years, it’s that absolutely anything can happen! However, if you pay attention to the following signs, your relationship will stand more chance of lasting. Take a look: You Trust One Another Trust can solve most problems. If a couple trusts one another completely, then they can pretty much last forever! Most problems in relationships come from a lack of trust. It may be insecurity in one person that causes mistrust, or events that have happened in the past. Work out why you don’t trust one another and what you can do about it , if that’s the case. You have to do this if you want to stay together! You Can Discuss Calmly Can you discuss problems calmly, without arguing? Not everything should be a point scoring mission. If there’s a problem, you need to be able to talk about it and come to a solution. You and your partner are not enemies, you are part

Fun Things To Do With The Kids On The Weekends

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As any parent knows, children  get bored easily, which means that on weekends, they need to be kept occupied. Obviously, you can’t keep your little ones busy 24 hours a day, but you can plan fun activities for the weekends that will tire them out. When it comes to planning things to do with the kids, it can often be hard to know what to do. This is partly because of the cost of activities, and also because of the weather - it can be hard to know what to expect. To help make keeping the kids occupied on the weekends a little easier, here are a few ideas to take note of: Have a baking session Children love to bake, so if you are stuck for ideas for keeping them occupied, why not have a baking day? While it might not seem like a tiring activity, baking is actually an excellent way to tire the kids out. This is especially true if you get them baking more than one thing, perhaps they could cook something savoury and something sweet? Don’t decide what your childr