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25 Days of Self-Care To Treat Yourself During The Holidays

Self-care is often overlooked. Especially this year, as stress and uncertainty has taken over a majority of our lives. Nonetheless, the concept of self-care is extremely important, as it helps encourage maintaining a healthy relationship with yourself and others.  With the holidays coming up, stress seems to consume us even more due to the pressures that accompany the holiday season — travel plans, hosting relatives and finding the perfect gifts for all your friends and family. So this year, gift yourself by filling your December calendar with some holiday self-care ! Below is a list of self-care ideas to get you started so you can nourish yourself for the holidays. Write Yourself a Love Letter An important aspect of self-care is being kind to yourself and practicing self-love, so start by writing yourself a thoughtful love letter. Write down things you love and admire about yourself, no matter how big or small they might be. If you are in need of a place to begin, check out this prin

What I Learned Being Raised By An Addict

Everybody has a story and some are more dramatic than others. Reading about someone else’s struggles and being able to relate can create a connection to the author and reader that keeps you wanting more. Here are a few of my favourite life lessons I learned being raised by an addict. Unlike many bloggers you see around the world I did not come from a wealthy family, I am not religious and I did not marry a doctor or lawyer and remain a stay at home mom with my kids. I worked my butt off for everything I have and I gained all of my persistence and drive from the mistakes I witnessed by my mother as a child. I was poor, and I mean standing in food bank lines, screening bill collectors and never having school lunches poor.  So what good lessons did I learn from my drug addict mother? And how can you turn negative experiences into positive drive and motivation? Here is how I turned every frown I came across upside down.  I learned excellent work ethic!  My mom did not work for most of my p

Great Ways To Save Money On Entertainment

As life begins to get more expensive it is easy to see why so many people are choosing to cut back on extras that are not a necessity. Cable prices have been jumping up over the years and with the amount we are already paying for everything else it just doesn’t make sense to keep those services.  Luckily with all our technological advances we have come up with some amazing products to keep you entertained while saving you tons of cash! Roku players  are a great and economical way to smarten up (add the Roku Operating System) your TV. These players are an excellent last-minute gift that are also very affordable (MRSP from $40-$70).  On the higher end of the scale, Roku also works with companies to build TVs that already have the Roku Operating System built in. These are awesome TVs that offer an amazing array of entertainment, so check those out.      If you have someone that loves watching TV, Roku offers great gifts in a wide range of prices. Roku P

Factors To Consider Before Buy A Lawn Mower For Your Garden

Are you amongst those who love to maintain their sur roundings effectively? Do you want your surroundings to sound perfect in every respect? Do you want to design your lawn area effectively? If your answer is yes, then you must buy a lawn mower. Lawn mower is a machine that is used to clean the lawn and you can prune your lawn grasses with this mower. In the market, you will find out multiple service providers available who will assure you to provide the best lawn mower, but to get ensure whether you are buying the best or not, here are some factors mentioned which you can consider. Factors  T o   C onsider  B uying  A   L awn  M ower: Lawn  Size: These are the best ones to consider for the area having the size if around ½ acre or less. If the area is more than this, then it will become difficult for you to use it effectively, and it will consume unnecessary time as well and pushing the mower on such a huge land will prove out to be one of  toughest task for you .  In

5 things to remember when pursuing a medical malpractice case

Everyone should be able to consult their doctors and receive the standard of care that is expected. Whether it’s a routine operation, a concern you have about your health or advice and information that could lead to a diagnosis, your medical team should be there for you every step of the way. However when that high standard of care isn’t reached, and you’re left ill, worried about the future and in a worse physical and mental state than you were before, that’s when medical malpractice comes in.  If you think you’ve been the victim of medical malpractice it’s always best to consult a personal injury lawyer – for more information on  medical malpractice settlements , click the link – but what else should you be doing? Going down this legal route isn’t going to be easy, so to give you a little guidance I’ve gathered 5 things to remember when pursuing a medical malpractice case. Look after your health first If your health has been compromised by the negligible actions of your doctor then y

The best Leap Year sales!

7-Eleven On February 29 , get a whole pizza (cheese, pepperoni or extreme meat) for just $2.29 at participating 7-Eleven stores! The offer is valid in-store while supplies last (with a limit of five per order), or available for delivery through the 7NOW delivery app. Plus, if you’re new to the app, you’ll receive a $29 discount on any 7NOW delivery order over $50 when you use the code 29OFF50 at checkout. Farmer Boys Farmer Boys will gift leaplings a free Big Cheese cheeseburger to help them celebrate their once-every-four-year-birthday  on Saturday, February 29.  To get a free burger, simply show your photo ID at a  participating Farmer Boys location . Garrett Popcorn Stop by Garrett Popcorn on leap day to get a free upgrade from small to medium for any signature or limited-time recipe, including Buffalo Ranch. Hungry Howie’s On February 29 , visit a participating location to get a large one-topping pizza for $0.29 when you buy a large pizza at menu price and use the code LEAP29 at ch

How to Find the Best Deals on Amazon's Hidden Sale Section

The Amazon Outlet is a little known section of Amazon where shoppers can find discounts on overstocked or clearance items across all categories. Shoppers can find deals on just about anything from clothing to beauty to household appliances and pet supplies, and outdoors and automotive items.    Similar to conventional outlet stores, Amazon Outlet also provides deep discounts on thousands of overstock items. For example, you can discover watches from Versace, Fendi and more, as well as dresses from Calvin Klein and BCBGeneration among others on discount.    Sara Skirboll , Fashion & Trends Expert at  The Real Deal blog , has some tips for scouring the Amazon Outlet to find the best deals:    Search by category:  All of the categories are laid out for shoppers to browse and click through. They even have an under $10 category that has a variety of items from kitchen appliances, clothing and even toys and games.  Filter by your own size:  The Amazon Outlet has such an abundance of item


Babies are the most precious gift from God. Therefore as parents, it becomes our prime responsibility to take utmost care of these precious little treasures and make the most of their infanthood. Both the parents are extremely cautious for their child, but mothers usually share a closer bond with their children. Therefore they strive to go extra miles for taking care of every necessity of their infants, from buying cute little outfits to chemical-free baby products. Including baby lotions, baby soap, and baby oil etc. Among these essential products, the baby oil is usually used for providing massage to the baby. This is considered as an effective and essential thing for your baby as massage has significant benefits for your little one.   Massage not only strengthens the bonding between the mother and the child, but it also increases the blood circulation and relaxes the muscles of the baby. Therefore parents who are extremely cautious for the health and well-being of their ch