Soundproofing your Pool Pumps

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If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my Monthly Newsletter. Thanks for visiting!Water is essential to life. It is the most important compound in the universe relative to humans. Without it, we will die and so will most of the species on earth. It is even important to both animals and plants Read the full article…

Common Water Heating Problems and Their Solutions

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 One of the most important appliances in the home, a water heater is often out of sight and easy to forget. The average water heater accounts for nearly 17 percent of the average home’s energy bill, so keeping your water heater maintained is essential. Here are a few common water heating problems and possible solutions. Read the full article…

6-Ways to Protect your Family from Carbon Monoxide

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  Wherever there is combustion, there is carbon monoxide, and this includes our homes. Apart from our heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems (HVAC), this deadly toxin can also originate from fireplaces, white goods such as refrigerators, and cooking gas and oil furnaces. Symptoms of carbon monoxide exposure are headaches, dizziness, nausea, and a general feeling Read the full article…

Spread Holiday Cheer with Family Photo Cards!

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  Gone are the days when you had to load all the kids in the car and shuffle the family through the mall to reach a holiday picture booth for your holiday cards. With websites like Mixbook.com, you can simply upload your favorite photo (or photos) into one of the holiday photo card templates. With Read the full article…

Plumbing 101: How to Fix Small Pipe Leaks

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  A leaky pipe is one of the most common problems in households. It can start small but eventually snowball into a full-blown disaster if left untreated. Hiring a plumber can be very expensive and may not be worth the price to fix a small pipe leak. There are several ways to fix a leaking Read the full article…

Tips on Choosing The Perfect Rug for your child’s Bedroom

  As parents, we all know that raising children can be expensive. Having that in mind,  decorating their first bedroom is a scrapbook-worthy moment that you’ll want to do properly as you’ll both remember it for years to come. The perfect balance you’ll need to find is somewhere between style and practicality.     One Read the full article…

Health Benefits of Air Purifiers

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When we hear the word “pollution” we think of car exhaust, smog, maybe greenhouse gasses. Things we encounter outside. It’s not a well-known fact that the air inside our homes can be up to 5 times more polluted than the air we breathe outside. Most buildings are poorly ventilated, allowing a higher concentration of pollutants Read the full article…

How to Help your Child be Successful In School

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Education is one of the foundations on which future success is predicated. It doesn’t matter whether your child wants to grow up to be the next Niccolo Paganini with the violin. There are various things they will need to learn and use going forward. As a parent, your responsibility is to ensure your child goes Read the full article…

10-Fall Craft Ideas To Do with Your Kids

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  Have fun during this season with beautiful sweaters, pumpkin spices and golden leaves by creating with your children many funny handcrafted autumnal items. We have put together a list of 10 autumn craft ideas and activities that you can do with kids all year round. Have fun crafting!   Best Craft Ideas for Kids! Read the full article…

How to Keep Your HVAC Safe Around Children

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You work hard to make sure that your home and your Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) unit are safe and efficient. With children in the equation, you will want to be sure that your child-proofing has included your HVAC unit to prevent any costly repairs. The few precautions listed below will ensure a properly Read the full article…

Change Your Mindset and you WILL Change Your Body

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    We all have the ability to change – whatever we want to change.  Whether it be selling a house and buying a new one, how our body is shaped, a hairstyle, or our outlook on life. What makes a home sale successful – even if you are giving 10k in closing cost help Read the full article…

The Keto Diet Guide for Pregnant Women

Keto diet plans have become popular with people of all ages and stages. Many people are wondering whether keto is good for pregnant women. As we all know, a healthy diet is a priority during pregnancy, and experts like Konscious Keto have great advice and products that will help you to have a healthy pregnancy. Read the full article…

Summer Is Not Over Yet! Try These 6-Simple Summer Activities

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It seems only five minutes ago the kids left school for the summer and we had nothing but weeks and weeks of fun ahead! Now, it feels like time is running out and before we know it, the school run, strict schedules and homework will rein supreme once more. Whether you’re dreading the return of Read the full article…

Help your Speech Delayed Child with their First Words

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  I received samples in exxchange for an honest review.  The opinions expressed herein are 100% my own.  This post may contain affiliate links.      It has been shown that speech delayed children have a difficult time with literary skills (reading and writing), compared with children without developmental delays.  I have seen this with Read the full article…

You Are What your Grandparents Ate

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  This post may contain affiliate links. The opinions expressed herein are 100% my own   If you knew that what you ate, not only affected the health of your children, but also your grandchildren, would that change your view on food, nutrition, and how you choose to fuel your body? I think most “normal” Read the full article…

The Wall: A Timeless Tale, A Picture Book About the Benefits of Diversity

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  I received a copy of The Wall: A Timeless Tale, for the purpose of this review.  The opinions expressed herein are 100% my own.  This post may contain affiliate links.     I don’t know what’s wrong with the world.  It’s like, it’s gone backwards. I understand the need for a picture book like Read the full article…

RejuvenAir Bamboo Charcoal for Fresher Air!

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I received a sample of RejuvenAir Bamboo Charcoal for the purpose of this review.  The opinions expressed herein are 100% my own.  This post may contain affiliate links.     I don’t like air fresheners.  They stink.  They place chemicals in the air.  I work hard to eat right so that I don’t activate my Read the full article…

The Latest in The Swan Princess Franchise: The Swan Princess, Kingdom of Music

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  This post may contain afilliate links.      The Swan Princess A magical, musical animated adventure based on the classic fairy tale, Swan Lake.  The winner of the Film Advisory Board Award of Excellence and the Parents’ Choice Award, it’s a heartwarming story of the beautiful princess Odette, who is transformed into a swan Read the full article…

How I Eat and Why?

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  One thing I have learned.  And this is the most important thing.  Food was put on this earth, not to fix a broken soul, or provide us with entertainment.  It was put on this earth to nourish our bodies. With that said… First, I have to define what my goals are.  Because my goals Read the full article…

7-Essential Home Maintenance Tasks that Every Mom can Do

  Moms are made of mush and steel. What can’t they do? They support the family, and some of them take care of the biggest chores around the house. Indeed, no task is tough for a determined woman.   Armed with strength, sense, and some tools, you are capable of tackling several things in the Read the full article…

Is Pest Control Safe for Babies?

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  Pests are definitely not safe for the babies as they are an easy target. Parents are conscious about saving their babies from ants, mosquitoes, rats, termites and flies. They are often looking for baby safe pesticides. Pesticides are clearly chemicals. Babies are more at risk of pesticides than adults. They have a developing immune Read the full article…

How to Tell if your Pet Has Fleas + The Best Flea Treatment for Dogs

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Dogs, if neglected, are susceptible to infestations from parasites. They are mostly affected by external parasites such as ticks and fleas. Unlike ticks, fleas are not easily noticed by the naked eye, and therefore, most people don’t realize that their dog is infested until it’s too late. If left untreated, dogs can suffer a lot Read the full article…

Macronutrients Vs. Calories: Which One Should I Track?

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  So you have finally discovered that in order to have lasting weight loss, there is no quick fixes.  And you have learned that in order to get the results you want, you have to work at it, and put some effort forward Congratulations!!!!!!! You have come further than most people. So you have figured Read the full article…

How to Conceive Easier with Fertility Monitors

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A lot of people try to get pregnant over the years. They are married and what to experience something new in life that will bring them immense joy. A lot of married couples plan on having kids to enrich their lives. On the other hand, there are those that try to avoid getting pregnant at Read the full article…

The Cycling Chef: Recipes to Maximize Performance AND Taste “Oh So Good!”

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The elite athlete, or any athlete, needs to fuel their body for performance.  I know this better than anyone.  You need to eat to get stronger.  You need to eat to go longer. If you don’t eat, your performance will suffer…hands down. In this world, where we are driven to be lean, it’s difficult to Read the full article…