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4 Household Chore Hacks To Make You Happy

Written by Teresa Te on May 7, 2018

Somebody wise once said, “life happens when you’re making other plans.” If that sounds like your life, then you’ll want to check out these household chore hacks that will make your life easier:

1. Dust with dryer sheets

Feather dusters are not just old school – they don’t dust very well. Even spraying Pledge on a feather duster isn’t enough. Most people use wet towels, especially when dusting ceiling fans, to prevent the dust from flying around. This is a great method, and still, there’s another great method you may not know about. A method your younger kids can use to complete their regular chores. (more…)

7 Things to Know Before You Build Your First Home

Written by Teresa Te on April 30, 2018

Building a home of your own instead of purchasing an existing one is an attractive notion, especially when you can’t find one you love. If your design is good, you shouldn’t have to worry about renovations or major repairs for years to come.

However, more goes into the construction of a new home than you might assume. You have to make a lot of decisions, from determining the budget to choosing colors of paint.

You shouldn’t jump into the process unprepared, so here are seven things you should know before building your first home. (more…)

Moving Past Generic: 5 Ways to Make Your Home Unique

Written by Teresa Te on April 19, 2018

Not everyone has a penchant for home design, but how you decorate your house says a lot about who you are and what sort of interests you have. So, instead of going with boring, generic choices, why not spice things up a bit?

Make Your Home Unique

When did our homes become generic reflections of societal tastes and trends? Shouldn’t they be lively, unique, and creative embodiments of our personalities? (more…)

The 10 Most Important Things to Establish as a New Freelancer

Written by Teresa Te on April 16, 2018

For a savvy entrepreneur or a talented professional, freelancing can be a lucrative and flexible opportunity. Assuming you have all the right things in place, you’ll have unlimited income potential, and a career path that affords you autonomy and adaptability—possibly doing something you already love.

But what are “all the right things” you need to get started? And how can you attain them? (more…)

5 of the Costliest Mistakes Rookie Boat Owners Make

Written by Teresa Te on April 9, 2018

If you love being on the water, boat ownership is probably something you’ve always desired. Just like owning your first car, purchasing your first boat gives you a sense of unparalleled freedom. However, with boat ownership comes great responsibility.

Don’t Make These 5 Mistakes

People often jokingly refer to boats as “toys.” Don’t let this confuse you into thinking there’s anything flippant about getting behind the wheel of a boat. If you aren’t constantly aware of what’s happening around you, things can go from a relaxing afternoon on the water to a total disaster in a matter of seconds. (more…)