Make Head Lice History

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When you are a parent, there are certain things that happen which are enough to send shivers down your spine. You don’t like to think of your children ever getting head lice, but it is something that is almost par for the course; these little bugs go almost hand in hand with childhood, and are synonymous with growing up. You’ll be hard pressed to find somebody who hasn’t ever had head lice at some point in their life, and some university/college students are finding it to be an unwelcome invasion when they start their first year of higher education and start living with different people. So just how to we help with the prevention of these unwanted parasites and make sure that everybody’s head remains completely clear? Continue reading →

Beat the Summer Heat While You Sleep

With summer almost in full swing, the temperatures are rising and we’re waking up from bed feeling a lot hotter than usual. This is natural for summer weather, and we’re either sweating like pigs from covering ourselves at night or we wake up a little chilly because our air conditioning or fan was blowing on us the entire night. Whatever you try, it’s hard to strike the right balance between the temperatures and more often than not, sleeping in the summer can become an incredibly uncomfortable experience. So to help you stay cool (but not too cool) at night, here are a couple of useful tips.

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Taking Your Kids Out And About In Summer

Summer is the perfect time to get your kids out and about. After being stuck inside thanks to winter and the cold it brings, and possibly being contained indoors due to the pollen epidemics that come with every spring and the thawing of the winter ice – summer is finally a time with balanced weather. It means you can go out to the park, out to the beach, out on vacation without the weather disrupting your plans. Of course, the rain will still have a part to play, with surprise showers, but you can bank on it being mostly sunny during the summer months. That means you can plan to get out of the house!

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Looking for a good power washer?

ka3With Father’s Day just around the corner I have been looking for great affordable gifts. I had recently wanted to get a pressure washer as the decks get grimy, the house, the car and even the dogs cage. You can wash them all by hand but, a pressure washer can get the job done quicker and more efficiently. Karcher K1700 Electric Power Pressure Washer 1700 PSI TruPressure, 1.2 GPM.  Continue reading →

Having a hard time finding a gift for Father’s Day?

broMy husband is a hard person to get gifts for. I know he likes anything my son and I get for him but, i want to get something he truly will like and use. I don’t know about you but my husband is SO hard to shop for! I tried everything over time to make him happy with his gift, and while he always says he loves anything from me, I am not sure if I really believe it.  Whether you’re  buying for your father, grandfather, brother or life partner, choosing a gift can be a stressful…even painful process! Men are notoriously hard to buy for, no matter what the occasion. My husband is also a true guys guy so that makes it even harder to shop for him. Usually I end up buying him something for the house. That is until now. I can get him a basket from Brobasket.comContinue reading →

Awaken your senses with Spring in a bottle

sos1Now that spring is almost here. I know that my skin is very dry from the cold weather. Softsoap’s new body washes are here to help re hydrate that winter skin. With new scents Honey Creme Lavender is a very soft soothing fragrance of cool lavender mixed lightly with honey. Lavander has always calmed me down and helped me get some rest. Blooming Jasmine and Plum is a burst of fruit  with lots of plum and just enough floral to smell like Spring in a bottle. Both of these body washes add moisture back into your skin. Leaving you soft and healthy glow after a shower. Want a to tale a nice bath after a long hard day. Simply add a little of the Honey creme lavender to your bath water. It is so relaxing and fresh. Continue reading →

Common Mistakes For New Parents To Avoid

There is nothing more daunting than being a new parent. With an endless list of new challenges to face, it is inevitable that you will make some mistakes. When you do, you’ll feel awful, but it happens to everybody. There’s no need to worry about doing things wrong occasionally. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try to get things right, though. Most new parents tend to make the same mistakes. Knowing what they are beforehand can help you to avoid them and be a better parent. Before your little one arrives, make sure that you are aware of these common slip-ups and how to avoid making them yourself.

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Wrap Up The Kids’ Parties With These Simple Tips

Party time can be chaotic and full of excitement. Or it could be organized, well-planned, and a pleasure to undertake. Not every parent wants to manage their children’s parties. It’s not surprising when you consider just how energetic a room full of kids can get! Whether you want to DIY the event or hand them over to a professional, here are some of the best ways to keep it simple yet fun:

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DVR 794 action camera takes incredible pictures #Vivitar

vvSince I had gotten my husband a high cost action cam this Last Holiday I wanted one of my own. I just don’t like the price. I go a lot of places I need to take pictures and I love what these new cameras can do but, do not want to spend that price. I recently had gotten the Vivitar DVR 794 action camera, which is one of several affordably priced action cams from Vivitar.   It takes both video and still pictures- up to 14MP and 1080 HD video. It comes with a waterproof case, bike mount, helmet mount, charging cable and wristband remote.

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