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Are You Loving Your Plants Too Much? Here are the Signs of Overwatering

There’s such thing as loving too much. Beginner gardeners often commit this mistake. Overwatering a plant is one of the top causes plants to die. It’s harder for plants to recuperate than a dry spell. This is more likely to happen when watering plants with a hose because gardeners may not be aware of how

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Luxury Apartment: Living on a Budget

Our first apartment isn’t always the best or the grandest for most people. That’s fine, since we often move into these apartments when we’re just starting off our careers. There’s always time for better things once we’ve saved up for later. Still, an okay (or even terrible) first apartment shouldn’t have to visually reflect its

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Preparing Your Home for Summer Parties

No one can deny that autumn is a beautiful season. Wherever you look, you are greeted with images of nature that have been the subject of poems, then and now. The leaves are in various shades of fiery red as if they are trying to make up for the lack of warmth from the sun

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Korean Chicken Brings the Flavor, the Sides Bring the Color

Korean food isn’t just another big presence in fast food nowadays. Other than American and Chinese restaurants, Korean joints are the next biggest presence in food courts. No wonder, the cuisine combines the accessibility of American food and the flavor spectrum of Chinese cuisine. Their most famous export is the best proponent of this combined

Grandkids Takeover: Grandparents Are Redesigning Their Homes for Their Favorite Visitors

Grandparents, do you want your grandkids to visit you more often? You’re not alone. In America, Grandparents are coming up with all kinds of ideas to draw their grandchildren to their homes. They’re converting attics into children’s suites, or guest rooms into playrooms. And they’re buying kid-friendly provisions like stepping stools and children’s utensils. From

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Why Get Your Child Into Sports

Every parent wants the best for their child. This usually means having them grow up to be strong individuals who are capable of great success. Many believe that this can be done by honing their children’s academic skills, making sure that they get the best grades in school. However, studies have also shown that holistic

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‘Tis the Season of Joint Pain: Does Arthritis Really Worsen in Winter?

Winter is right around the corner. As some people anticipate the holidays, others dread the joint and muscle pain that comes with the season. Lots of people with arthritis complain their conditions worsen during the cold season. Some even anticipate when a storm is coming because their knees start to hurt. But does science support

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Cycling Competition Checklist: 24 Hours Before Your First Race

Finally, it’s the day before your first cycling race; all those weeks (or even months) of preparation is about to come to fruition. However, you should know that the day before your race can be crucial to tomorrow’s performance, and even the slightest lapse in preparation could be detrimental to the race’s outcome. That said,

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Running Your First Marathon: Principles to Remember

Pre-diabetes was the doctor’s diagnosis several years ago. You were in denial briefly and did not want to take your Metformin. But the numbness in your extremities is becoming more frequent. You needed to shape up. You took control of your diet and started exercising again. You tried mountain trekking and trail runs. But it’s

plants at a living room

Are You Loving Your Plants Too Much? Here are the Signs of Overwatering

There’s such thing as loving too much. Beginner gardeners often commit this mistake. Overwatering a plant is one of the top causes plants to die. It’s harder for plants to recuperate than a dry spell. This is more likely to happen when watering plants with a hose because gardeners may not be aware of how

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Boosting Your Home Value Through Landscaping

Landscaping is an easy, and affordable way to enhance your home’s curb appeal. It adds actual value to your home that you can enjoy while you own the property, and cash in on when you sell it. However, not every landscaping adds monetary value to your home — poor landscaping can even lessen your home

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How to Make Your Home a Haunted House for Halloween

Turning your home into a haunted house doesn’t require an actual ghost to live in it. Instead, with a little creativity and a burning passion for scaring all the trick-or-treaters this Halloween, you can make your home the scariest haunted house in the neighborhood. With Halloween almost upon us, are you ready to make your home

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Parenthood Pointers: Childproofing Your Back Garden

Who doesn’t want a beautiful, well-kept, and amazingly landscaped back garden? A place where you, your friends and family can hang out in and enjoy the view. Unfortunately, a back garden can be as beautiful as it is hazardous — for kids, at least; what may seem safe to adults may be dangerous to young

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Wise Investments: Why You Should Do It

Investing at a young age when you can should be on your mind. It is a way to put your money to good use. Some investments will give you more money in the long run, but some are not wise ventures as they may diminish in value through the years, like purchasing a car. Wise

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Here are Pain Relieving Tools You Can Use at Home

Do you constantly suffer from tired and aching muscles, leaving you feeling tired and lacking energy? Have you recently had surgery and need post-op care at home? Here below are the things that can help relieve that pain and discomfort. Shoulder Treatment If you’ve recently had surgery on this part of your body or woke

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Fishing 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Fishing

Fishing may seem to be an intricate sport or hobby to first-timers, but it doesn’t have to be too complicated. With the right fishing gear, fishing license, and other essentials which we will be discussing in this guide, you will be able to get near the water and try catching some fish by yourself. Getting

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Great Ideas to Make Your Beach Wedding Twice as Fun

Beach weddings are popular for a number of reasons. For one, you get to celebrate your love and commitment as a couple while relaxing in the great ocean venue. If your wedding guests love the beach as well, then that’s a bonus because you’d know they’d have a great time, too. Getting married is a