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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

Acing an Impromptu Party at Home

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Filipinos love gatherings and good food and summer is one of the best times for reunions, family affairs, vacations and even impromptu parties at home. Usually, it is when there is less planning that an event pushes through. So when you find yourself suddenly hosting a get together with your family or friends for the night, your food panda coupons might just save you a big deal of food expense! Instead of panicking at the idea of not being ready to host a party, just take a deep breath and look at the many options you have versus the time you have on your hands. You have to consider the perfect  online invitation  that will fit the occasion,  décor, drinks and menu. Here are a few tips to help you ace an impromptu party and be the best host/hostess for the season. The Party Menu Food is the best concern when having a party. Think of a theme for the party despite being an impromptu one, it could be Chinese, Native Filipino, Italian, Mexican or a simple Cocktail party.

How to be the Ultimate DIY Hostess

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Throwing a party is no easy task, although many seem to think that it’s a breeze. Sure, maybe a “Bring Your Own” style student ramble in the garden doesn’t take too much effort (other than the clearing up post-debauchery) but to throw a show that will have your friends talking for ages, especially on a budget, can be quite the challenge. However, who ever said that challenges can’t be fun? Image:flickr.com/photos/nomadic_lass The first ports of call are the following: guest list, invitations and theme. The latter can be almost anything, but it’s important to remember to stick with it. You can’t go for a theme of “An Evening in Paris” only to send out a load of invites with palm trees and stretching beaches to your guests. Think carefully about your resources, you personal style, and your friends’ tastes. Are you all massive movie nuts? Or is it a love of baking that brings you all together? Do your research and form a theme around that. Next, think realistically about how