Sometimes it can be easy to think that what everyone is achieving is way better than the stuff you are doing. Especially in terms of gardening. Have you seen some of those amazing pictures online on blogs and Instagram of the fabulous results that folks are getting with their outdoor spaces? But you know what they say: ‘comparison is the thief joy.’ So it’s really better to take your eyes off what everyone else is doing, and just focus on the things that you can get done in your own outside space. Read on discover what they are.
Lush lawns So the number one thing on most people’s lists is getting their lawn to look lush and green. But that is often easier said than done. In fact, there is quite a lot that can go wrong with your lawn that you need to be able to deal with, to keep it looking its best.
One of the most common issues is that it may dry out. This can happen if the sun has been particularly strong lately, or there is a hosepipe ban. It basically means that the grass shoots aren’t getting enough moisture to be able to survive. But what can you do to remedy this?
Dressing well and not spending much money are two things that just don’t add up for a lot of people. Looking good costs money, that’s just a fact isn’t it? Not always. There are plenty of ways that you can turn heads while still sticking to your budget. It just takes a bit of effort. If you put your mind to it, you can easily put together some great outfits without breaking the bank.
Shop Smart When you go shopping, it can be tempting to grab everything that you love, but that’s going to cost you. If you shop around a little bit, there are plenty of bargains out there. Look out for sales, where you can get all of your usual stuff for half the price. You should also search for deals online. There are plenty of websites where you can find a target promo code that gets you money off all sorts of items. Keeping an eye close to what deals are out there can save you some cash, and you’ll still be able to get some brilliant clothes.
Looking after and investing in our homes are important for so many reasons. Most importantly, it’s about living somewhere which looks and feels great. There are other perks of keeping things in good condition and adding value to. When it comes time to sell your home the additions you’ve made could up the asking price quite substantially. There are drastic measures you can take, like remodeling and refitting, but also some easier ways to add value…
Taking care of the front of your house will add a little value. More importantly, it’ll make people want to view it and give a great first impression. It’s a good idea to put prospective buyers in a good move before they cross the threshold, and the front of your house can do just that. Firstly keep any grass or lawn area tidy. This will involve raking any leaves off and regularly mow the grass. You’ll also want to pull weeds up out of the path. If you have a tiled or stone front garden you may need to get this re-paved. Cracks in the driveway are a sure-fire way to lose money. Some plants by the door are a nice welcoming touch too. As are hanging baskets. Refreshing your front door with a fresh coat of paint will also make the front of your house more appealing.
We all have those one or two outfits that always flatter your figure and make us feel fabulous, but those kind of clothes are hard to come by. Thankfully, it is possible to ensure that you look good whatever you’re wearing. You just have to think like a stylist before you get dressed. Don’t have a stylist on hand to help you put? Don’t worry! Here are some of their best tips to make sure you look good in any outfit:
Tailor Your Clothes Unless you’re rich enough to have all of your clothes specially made for you, you’re going to buy off the peg, and that means that it’s unlikely any of your outfits will be a perfect fit. After all, clothes off the rack are designed to fit a wide range of shapes and sizes. What this means for you, if you want to look good in all of your outfits, is that you need to have your clothes professionally tailored. Sounds expensive right? Well, it doesn’t have to be, just look for a local dry cleaner who also offers seamstress services, and it’ll only set you back a few bucks per garment to look perfect.
Summer has no doubt kicked in! This is the season which most of us look forward to, so as the nits and lice! The frequency of head lice increases in the warm months. Whether we like it or not, our kids might be one of those who will have these disgusting little creatures, that could annoy and kill the fun!! EukyBear has this line of lice solution products “Euky Bear Blitz Nitz” released which is perfect for summer!
My kids, who are actively into playing outdoors these days, are mostly prone to getting nits and lice, of which we cannot control unless preventive measures are taken.