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    Simple Ideas for a Family-Friendly Garden

    When we move to a new house with kids, or even if we are planning to have kids in the future, one of the things that we often look out for is a garden. We imagine our children playing outdoors, spending family time outside in our gardens, and even eating outside in the summer. You might have visions of picnics on the grass, paddling pools and lots of laughter and fun.  Unfortunately, the reality is often different. As parents, we get stressed out about our kids making a mess or bringing dirt into our homes. We worry about them destroying our plants or ruining our carefully laid grass. The kids…

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    4 Signs That You Desperately Need A Holiday

    If you could, you’d be on holiday more than you’d be in the office! Of course, you’ve got to earn the dough that puts the bread on the table, so regularly jetting off to exotic destinations isn’t feasible. Instead, you can only dream about your next adventure and how incredible it will be for you and your family.  But, what if you’ve done too much fantasising? What if it’s time to take action? Sometimes, a break is just what the doctor ordered. All you’ve got to do is spot the signs and book a flight! Here’s a selection of them that screams, you desperately need a holiday. You’re Constantly Shopping…

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    The Benefits of artificial Garden Decor

    Your garden is one of the most social areas within a home, and somewhere many happy memories spent with those who matter the most are made. As well as an area to enjoy al fresco meals or evening drinks with friends, it’s also one of the most tranquil areas within the home where people can find peaceful solitude to spend some quiet time surrounded by and connected with nature. Home is where the heart is: and that speaks hugely for gardens. Creating and maintaining the perfect garden is a rewarding experience but one of which often requires hard work, money and a lot of time – what if there was…

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    Improving Your Home’s Security

    Your home is your safe haven. It’s the one space where you should always feel safe and secure, so it makes sense to take a little time to ensure that it really is a safe place to be. Here are some of the simplest, and most effective things you can do to improve your home’s security today: Ensure Your Doors are Secure Ensuring that your exterior doors are secure is very important because they are the easiest point of entry for would-be thieves. Many of us think that locking our doors is enough to keep them secure but that is often not the case; if doors are in a poor…

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    A New Look for the New Year

    Most of us consider making significant changes when we reach the start of a new year. You might think about losing weight or increasing your fitness and improving your health. You might even be thinking about making bold changes to your lifestyle or career. It’s a time for reflection and looking forward, and the perfect time to make some changes if you are eager to do so.  But, that doesn’t mean that there needs to be a new you, or that you should feel pressured into becoming different. Chances are, the old you is pretty fab, and learning to love yourself might be a better way to focus your energies.…

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    How Can You Make Your Home More Comfortable

    Your home is supposed to provide a restful, peaceful retreat from the outside world, but that’s not going to happen automatically. You need to make it so. If you just let things happen, then you’ll likely end up with a home that shelters you from the storm and provides storage for your belongings, but not a space that is particularly restorative. The good news is that the effort required to make your home a comfortable living space is not significant. Below, we take a look at a few tried and tested tips that’ll set you on the right track.  Upgraded Comfort First thing’s first, let’s assess how comfortable your home…

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    5 Things To Know Before Moving To The Countryside

    Moving to a rural area is a dream for many people, especially when you’ve spent years being subjected to the stresses of the big city. We all have ideas about what it’s going to be like… the rolling hills, the fresh air, and those beautiful countryside walks that can’t be experienced anywhere else. However, before you pack your bags and head to the country, there are some things that you should know about your great escape. We’ve noted down five of them here to prepare you for your potential move. #1: You may have to commute for longer When you head to the countryside, you’ll probably have to commute for…