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Money Habits You Need To Break In The Coming Year

Eating your money may be just one of your bad habits!   (image) We are all prone to a few bad habits in our life, and the reason why they are called 'bad' is because they are not conducive to a good wellbeing. Eating too much is only going to pile on the calories, watching too much television is going to turn your eyes squares and your belly round, and we probably don't need to tell you about the consequences of those other terrible habits, such as smoking and drinking an excess of alcohol. So, to improve our overall wellbeing, breaking these habits is a must. And considering it's almost time for another new year to roll around, now is as good a time as any to get on top of them. For the purposes of this article, we will be talking specifically about your bad financial habits. As you consider your resolutions, you might want to think about the following when you're setting your annual vows. Money Habits You Need To Break Not putting any money aside into your savings

10 Awesome Ways For New Moms To Earn Income On The Side

You do not have to be fully employed in a big company to make money for your family, especially if you are a new mum. New mums can also earn a good income from the comfort of their home while looking after their kids. Here are ten awesome ways how. Start a Blog Pick a niche that you are passionate and can write about and start a blog about it. If you love fashion, relationships and design you can also combine all these topics into your blog and enjoy using your skills. Blogging can be a full-time job which can earn you lots of money while enjoying sharing something that you love. Babysit Since you already have experience with children, babysitting someone else's child should be simple. Furthermore, you will be earning from it. You can start by taking care of one child or start a daycare where you can look after more than one child. Market your services through newsletters or via an online platform such as Craigslist. Become a home tutor If you have a talent start getting creative a

Skin Care After Giving Birth: How to Look Your Best

It’s no secret - women’s bodies undergo change during pregnancy! However, an often overlooked, and sometimes even surprising, aspect of bodily change can occur after  giving birth. As hormonal levels fluctuate, women can find themselves facing a plethora of physical and mental adjustments after their bundle of joy arrives. Most commonly, women tend to experience an onset of unfavorable skin conditions, including acne, eczema, and melasma. As annoying as these skin concerns can be, it is important to understand their root causes and stick to a routine to help resolve the condition! Let’s look at several common types of issues and identify ways to combat them, which will leave your skin glowing and beautiful ! Hormones, Hormones, Hormones Those pickles and hot sauce cravings, rapid-fire emotions, and the dreaded morning sickness - these are all caused by changes in hormones. The production of hormones , such as Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG), Progesterone, and Prol

Unique New Art Kits & Books For That Creative Person On Your Christmas List

  Decorative Tile Art ’s step-by-step projects showcase fun tile-decorating techniques for creating fluid, organic, and unique patterns that simulate stone, watercolor, and more—p erfect for coasters or trivets. Create beautiful tiles to use around the house as coasters, trivets, potted plant pads, or just as simple decorations.  Decorative Tile Art  has all the information you need to complete four tiles. You will learn techniques for creating patterns that simulate stone , watercolor , and many other intriguing materials—it's easier than you think. The 48-page guide book is fully illustrated, providing step-by-step instructions for 10 patterns and techniques, including: When Alcohol Drops Meet a Tile When Alcohol Spray Meets a Tile A Striped Tile A Field of Diagonal Circles Using a Stencil Mask A Subtle Blend of Layered Colors A Geometric Pattern A Southwestern Sunset Shape Dissolve Squiggly Line Work Decorative Tile Art  comes with instructions for 10 diff

Star Wars Art Books Are The Perfect Gift For Any Artist

Create precision origami models of characters and ships from  Star Wars: The Force Awakens  with some instruction from   Star Wars Origami . Comes with paper to get you started! Like a Jedi’s training, the Japanese craft origami demands dexterity and patience. Star Wars Origami takes the traditional technique and applies it to contemporary and fun projects that you can show off in your home or on your desk. Follow folding instructions on pre-printed paper to create a whole host of paper models from the major blockbuster,  Star Wars:   The Force Awakens . Star Wars  fans will love creating 10 origami renditions of characters and ships from  The Force Awakens . The s tep-by-step instructions make in  Star Wars Origami  make it easy for even beginners to this papercraft to jump in. Plus, this pack comes with 100 special, pre-printed sheets of origami paper , so your projects will have the right look, in addition to the right folds. Difficulty levels range from beginner to expe

Stunning Peppermint Joy Charm Makes a Great Christmas Gift

In case you are looking for a little arm candy this holiday season,  Chamilia  ( ), a  Swarovski  company, is launching a new  “Peppermint Joy”  charm  (MSRP $35 U.S.).  The sterling silver charm features light oxidation, opaque red enamel detailing, and white  Swarovski Pure Brilliance Zirconia and can be paired with any  Chamilia  bracelet or necklace. The entire  Chamilia  line is made from sterling silver or 14 karat gold and features genuine Swarovski Crystals and Swarovski Zirconia. The brand follows strict  Swarovski Group  guidelines for quality and aesthetic standards.

Pros and Cons of Cruise Travel with Family

If you have never explored the world with your family via cruise, you would think whether the kids would like it. Well, you will find plenty of cruises that have transformed into a family-friendly resort. Traveling on a family cruise is an excellent way to teach your children that there is a bigger world out there. Sometimes we plan everything and not all of it may see the light of day, but even without all that family vacations have never been a disappointment. On a cruise , you are sure to get some relaxation and a sure break from the urban world’s daily grind. The best part about cruise travel with the family is that you do not have to burden yourself with driving around. This is a great opportunity to experience new cultures and travel to new places. Every cruise comes with different excursions which depend on your destination. Before you embark on the journey, here are some pros and cons of cruise travel to consider. The Pros See the World To see the worl

5 ways to save on dining out when traveling with children

Spending a year on the road, traveling to 31 countries and 6 continents, we sometimes joke that it was our food tour of the world. Although we love splurging on a good meal and great wine, we had a tight budget to adhere to. This wasn’t a vacation; this was a lifestyle. One of the top questions we are asked is how we managed eating out – without breaking the bank -- with our son for that extended time.  These f ive  tricks can help you shave off your food budget, freeing up funds for more attractions or souvenir s:   1.  Cook your own meals.  Book an  AirBnb   or a hotel room with a kitchenette. Having a room with a refrigerator, microwave and even stovetop means you can cook meals and snacks in your room, reducing the number of meals you’ll need to have at restaurants, which can save you big. Shop at a nearby grocery store or local market for fresh foods— not only will it  be cheaper than a restaurant , you can tailor your menu to meals your child will actually eat.   2.  Dine smartly