Monthly Archives: July 2019

Five Ways You Could Update the Employee-of-the-Month Awards

Five Ways You Could Update the Employee-of-the-Month Awards

Employee motivation is very important when it comes to managing and operating any sort of business. No firm or company has ever succeeded without having its employees coming together and working towards a single aim as a team. A lot of psychologists and scientists have conducted research and have tried to find out what exactly motivates employees at the workplace. There are different theories which can be applied to businesses today. Effectiveness and efficiency are …

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How to Reduce the Stresses of Moving, by a Serial Mover

How to Reduce the Stresses of Moving, by a Serial Mover

The average person has moved house 5 times in their life, which means that Husband and I are WELL above average – I’m currently in house number 14 and I think Husband is around the same! If moving this many times has taught us anything, it’s that there are a few things that you can do to reduce the stress of moving house. Happy Beds recently conducted a survey of 2,000 people from across the …

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Let’s Celebrate! How To Throw A Perfect Kids’ Birthday Party

Let’s Celebrate! How To Throw A Perfect Kids’ Birthday Party

Source No matter how confident you are in your parenting, there’s one thing that strikes fear into the heart of every parent: your child’s birthday party. Once they graduate from family parties to parties that seem to include every kid they’ve ever met, you know it’s going to be an extremely busy day! But there are definitely some ways that you can make it easier… Pick A Theme First of all, pick a theme. This …

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Step Back in Time and Experience the Wild West in Arizona

Step Back in Time and Experience the Wild West in Arizona

Scottsdale, Arizona has an incredible amount of attractions that can keep you busy. One of the most popular attractions that you can visit whenever you come to our wonderful state is The Western Spirit. Scottsdale’s Museum of the West has some of the most breathtaking pieces of art Arizona has to offer. And there are plenty more things to do in the area that can keep you occupied whenever you decide to visit The Western …

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8 Tips for a Smooth Departure on Maternity Leave

8 Tips for a Smooth Departure on Maternity Leave

Author: Ines Marinho Everything related to pregnancy can be a challenge to woman, especially if it is the first born. All is new and a bit of a scary world. The woman’s life changes completely, and every detail must be thought and planed. As human beings, we all have flaws and no one is made of iron, so for that reason, here is a guide to help all the future mommies to prepare for the …

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How to Use a Video Wall in Your Home

How to Use a Video Wall in Your Home

Take a number of smaller screens – televisions, computer monitors, etc. – arrange them in a continuous display to form one large screen, and you have a video wall. Sound simple? It is! But the flexibility gained by using several smaller screens instead of one large one allows you to put a video wall in nearly any room in your house! Below are some of the more common arrangements. Lounge/Living room Most people use their …

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How to Use a Rug in a Child’s Bedroom

How to Use a Rug in a Child’s Bedroom

You’re finally ready to move your daughter or son into their own room – but it needs a bit of redecorating, first! Adding a rug is one of the easiest ways to personalize your child’s room, while adding some function and comfort as well. These days, rugs are available in a wide variety of materials and colours. Remember to choose something that is comfortable on your child’s skin, particularly their knees. Consider a rug that …

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5 Tips for Getting a Stairlift on a Budget

5 Tips for Getting a Stairlift on a Budget

It can be a huge worry if you have an elderly parent or relative who is starting to have mobility difficulties and is struggling with their stairs. Getting a stairlift installed could enable them to use their stairs safely again, without the risk of injuring themselves in a fall. However, although buying a stairlift can work out significantly cheaper than moving house or having building work done to adapt the ground floor, the price can …

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Planning a Day Trip for Every Generation

Planning a Day Trip for Every Generation

The summer holidays are almost close enough to touch, and we’re already thinking about things that we can do to fill up the six weeks holidays. There will be things that we do which are just for the four of us (and sometimes including Maureen!) But we also want to take the opportunity to use our summertime freedom to spend quality time with the whole extended family. With this in mind, we’ve been thinking about …

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Summer Holiday Money Saving Hacks

Summer Holiday Money Saving Hacks

We’re now in July, which means the summer holidays are just a few weeks away and we’ll have six whole weeks of entertaining the kids to keep up with. It can be an expensive time of year, especially if you have to factor in childcare while you work, so I’ve put together a little list of money-saving summer holiday hacks for you to use, so you don’t bankrupt yourself by September! Meal Plan If your …

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