Monthly Archives January 2018

3 Beneficial Reasons to Enroll Children in Private School

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It’s understandable to wonder which types of elementary schools are right for your children. Many parents are realizing how beneficial it is to enroll their children in private school. In fact, statistics show that there are over 30,000 private schools located throughout the United States. It’s important to know more about the many advantages of attending private schools. With that in mind, here are three important benefits of private school education.

  1. Smaller Sized Classrooms

    Public elementary schools often struggle with overcrowding in classrooms. However, you’ll find that private schools focus on smaller sized classrooms. In turn, these classrooms help ensure that your children receive the special attention they need. Having special attention and a watchful eye placed ov
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Get Crafty About Your Craft Storage Room

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Crafts and DIY activities can provide hours of entertainment and result in beautiful, handmade, useful products. However, depending on your craft of choice, materials can take up a lot of space and are often at risk for being haphazardly strewn across the house. Craft room storage can help bring order the chaos, whether your preferred crafting spot is your bedroom, the living room, or the kitchen counter. There’s generic craft room storage, like hollow, stackable furniture cubes, and more specific storage options, like a ribbon holder organizer

Why Tent Rentals Are Better Than Owning a Tent

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Getting married, throwing a party, or having a special occasion should be a fun time for people to enjoy themselves and relax. One thing that stresses most people out is how to plan for this special time without spending or otherwise investing a lot of money. The answer? Tent rentals. These allow folks to prep and plan for a party without investing in something they may use only once. Here are reasons and benefits to using tent rentals no matter what kind of special occasion is going on.

Tent Rentals Are Perfect for Weddings

Many people are choosing to forgo a church and get married at home, in a park, or even someone’s backyard. There’s no better time to do this than spring or summer since outdoor weddings can take advantage of natural flowers and beauty present, but how to deal

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Water Importance and How to Get It

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So, here goes. You’re exercising. You’re exercising hard, like 40 or 50 minutes a day. You’re sweating, it’s soaking your clothes, you’re feeling icky and yucky, and you’re starting to get a headache. You may think it’s because of your body’s exertion, all the muscles and the mental stress of exercising that hard, but it’s something different:

You need water.

Water is one of the most powerful things a person can ingest into their body. Guidelines state that the American individual should drink between seven and eight glasses of water per day. These are eight ounce glasses, so the total is 56 ounces to 64 ounces per day. While that may seem like a lot of water, it really is a small amount.

Water has many powerful statistics that show its effects. It can reduce headaches almost instantly. It

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Surprising Facts About America’s Charity Giving

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The United States of America is one of the most charitable nations on earth. National giving–that is, what Americans end up donated because their government gives of their tax money on their behalf–is actually the least of what people in this country are doing in terms of charitable donations. Red Cross donations, used clothing donations, household goods, or monetary gifts, here’s some amazing facts about this aspect of America’s national culture:

  • Most Americans are givers; at least a bit. Statistics show that 70% of the population gives to a charity every year. And while a few are undoubtedly giving primarily for ulterior motives, all those Red Cross donations and other

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7 Tips for Finding the Right Person to Care for Your Family Member

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At some point in time, about 70% of all Americans aged 65 or older will need some kind of long-term help. This is never an easy thing to go through. It is often hard for the person who needs the care to admit that they need it. Even if they do not need to move to a nursing facility or memory care nursing home, it can be hard to admit that someone needs help around the home. That is one reason finding the right person or agency can be so challenging.

  1. Talk to the people you know. The best way to find good quality goods or services is to get a recommendation from someone you know and trust. Given the aging population of the United States and the number of people who need longer-term care, the chances are good that
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5 Ways to Tell That You Need New Siding

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If you own your own home, you may not spend that much time thinking about the siding on your home. That is too bad because it can have a big impact on the value of your property. When siding on a house becomes old or worn out, it can take as much as 10% from the value of a home. By contrast, having a new siding installation done on your home can bring a return on investment (ROI) of about 81.6%. The problem is that many people are not sure when they need a new siding installation to be done. Here are some clues that you need a siding contractor to come in and replace it for you:

  1. It is blistering or peeling. When you are looking at paint, you probably know that it is never a good sign if it is peeling or blistering. The same is true when you are looking at the siding on a home. If your home is in
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Charitable Donations Help Those Who Are Most in Need

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Your 16 year old daughter put the unexpected day off school to good use. When the temperatures dropped to five below zero and the wind gusts were expected to be as strong as 30 miles an hour the result was a day off school. And while you thought that your daughter would sleep in late and lounge around the entire day, she instead decided to work on her closet. She sorted and organized the mess that had taken nearly three weeks to create. On this day off, she decided to decide on what clothing items she was willing to give up and what she needed to keep.

Knowing that there would be a Red Cross pickup the next day made the while process easier to handle, easier to be motivate

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Charitable Donations Are Often Tax Deductible

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It started out as a stressful Sunday afternoon.
You walked into the laundry room to find your husband laying on top of the washer and dryer. With his arms stretched as far as possible, he was trying to reach for the hangers that had fallen down behind the machines. You were frustrated, he was covered in lint, and you knew that you had to get to work.
Three hours later you had gone through all of the hanging clothes in your closet and had removed everything that you have not worn in the last three years. No more waiting to lose weight. No more going to buy new hangers. No more excuses. With four large tubs full of clothes ready to find a better purpose, you mad the decision to

4 Common Signs That You’re Experiencing Menopause

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Menopause is a condition that nearly all women think about at some point in their lives. Statistics show that the mean age for a woman to experience menopause is 51. However, women aged from their 30s to 60s have been known to develop menopause. It’s understandable to wonder what the signs that menopause is taking place. Many people seek out HRT or hormone replacement therapy to seek relief from menopause. With that in mind, here are four common menopause symptoms to be aware of.

  1. Changes in Mood

    One of the most common signs that you’re experiencing menopause is if you’re having sudden mood swings. It’s common for someone going through menopau
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