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This is where you’ll find useful daily tips on motherhood, cooking, life, blogging and everything in between.

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If you are considering getting a tutor to further your child’s academic prowess, there are some things that you should know that can make the overall experience more rewarding. It is easy to assume that all tutors in the industry are well-informed about the 11+, but many are not. There […]

Tips for Getting the Best Tutor for Your Child

Have you noticed how your friend, the one who is always complaining about being broke and letting you pick up the dinner tab, suddenly started showing up on Facebook dressed in Caroline Herrera? “Not possible,” you think to yourself and then there she is again, off to some wedding sporting […]

How to keep up with the ever-changing fashion

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Snacking on Cocoa Nibs improves your mood, increases your energy, and lowers your appetite for fatty unhealthy foods – to list just a few health benefits.  What are cocoa nibs? Cacao nibs or cocoa nibs are perfectly roasted cocoa beans separated from their husks and broken into small pieces. Cocoa […]

The Health Benefits of Cocoa Nibs

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Chuck-E-Cheese is undoubtedly one of the giants of kids’ entertainment, but if you have more than one child it can be incredibly expensive. Despite this, a day of games and pizza for the kids (with no cooking and washing up for parents) can make many happy memories. Of course, the […]

How to Save Money on a Day at Chuck-E-Cheese

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Ally’s Daily Tip:  Keeping fruit fresh for longer  Fill the sink with cold water and  1/2 cup of vinegar.  Add the fruit and vegetables  and soak for 15 minutes.  What I love the most about summer is the wide variety of the fresh fruit and vegetables you can buy at […]

How to keep the fruit and the vegetables fresh for ...

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Lego Figure in a Transparent Melt and Pour Soap Base
Some time ago, we played with soap – Ivory Soap. We cooked it in the microwave and got a soap cloud that provided hours of fun for the kids and for mom as well. Since then, I got into soap making. I started with a simple Cold Process soap and […]

Melt and Pour Soap Making with Kids

All authors, whether they wrote a simple self-help ebook or an international bestseller, know what they have to go through to get their work seen and read. And nowadays, an online presence for any author is indispensable.  An online presence means that people from all over the world, speakers of […]

Authors and Translators Get Together to Surpass Language Barriers.

Home made Castile Soap recipe
Soap making instructions Picnic in the Forest Dotty Soap Recipe 500 grams Olive oil, 150 grams Coconut oil, 50 grams Shea butter Sodium hydroxide as calculated by this lye calculator with 10% Superfat Coconut water and coconut milk: 300 grams 1tsp Honey Pre-made dots: chocolate soap, cocoa soap, aromatic herbs soap, honey […]

DIY Cold Process Polka Dots Scented Soap

The benefits of Olive Oil Soap
Most home made soap recipes I came across, recommend adding  coconut oil to the home made cold process soaps as it helps create a rich lasting lather, but as I had some leftover fresh coconut milk plus the coconut water that nobody likes to drink, I made a batch of 100% olive […]

Olive Oil and Coconut Milk Home Made Soap

Chia seeds have been cultivated since Aztec times and cherished by Aztec people as a healthy source of energy and quality nutrients in their diet.  The first time I heard about Chia seeds was when I’ve got a Chia Pet; it was good fun to watch the seeds sprouting and […]

The Health Benefits of Including Chia Seeds in Everyday Diet

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I enjoy my daily walk on the beach as there’s always something new to discover. On my way back home tonight I came across a huge overgrown plant with overripe flowers and seeds. It didn’t look particularly nice but its scent was so strong I couldn’t help but pick a […]

The many uses of Anise Plant and Seeds

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Weight loss can be very challenging for people, besides doing many measures to reduce weight, people find it difficult to identify the right meals that can be low on calories as well as can make you feel full.  Unless they come up with the right meals, other weight loss measures […]

What type of meals keep you feeling full, but are ...

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Ally’s today’s  tip will be a lifesaver for sinusitis and hay fever sufferers. How to Treat sinus infection naturally with an 84% success rate This is a completely natural technique that has been used for centuries by thousands of people to keep their colds, headaches and allergies at bay with all their unpleasant […]

How to Prevent or Treat Sinusitis Hay Fever and ...

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  Do you feel like you have to add life to your bland room? If you want to start a collection of artworks, scouting for floral paintings is an excellent way to start. Aesthetically-speaking, flower paintings can brighten up any space. They are easy to look at and can effortlessly […]

Why Floral Paintings Should be Your Next Collection

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If you have ever shopped for kids’ toys, you know how many different options you have to choose from. There are several varieties of toys for your child to play with, from colorful blocks to flashy electronics to dolls and puzzles. All of these can be dazzling, but nothing beats […]

Reasons Why your Child Should Be Playing with Wooden Toys

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  There are several occasions during which you will be expected to gift your near and dear ones. Although choosing the right gift for some situations may not be that challenging, there are many occasions during which you will find it tough to decide upon the perfect gifting idea. Many […]

Reasons Why Gifts Baskets Make the Perfect Gift

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  To the average person, to get a good knife set, you will need to spend at least $500. While this is not far from the truth, it is possible to get a good knife set by simply parting with $100. While just one knife can be gotten for more […]

Finding a Good Knife Set Under $100 for Home Use

  Even if she said all she wants for Christmas is you — she’d highly appreciate it if you surprise her with something when she least expects. But now that your special woman isn’t giving you hints of what she wants, what will you get her this time? Well, that’s […]

6 Unique Gifts for Your Girlfriend You Can Never Go ...

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    A couple of years ago, toy company giant, Mattel recalled millions of toys from the market because of lead contamination. This recall of tainted China-made products was the biggest in the history of the company.   The incident is just one of the many issues that raised massive […]

Top Pointers for Choosing Non-Toxic Baby Products