Owning a car can be a great thing as it gives you the freedom to go wherever you like, whenever you like, without having to rely on family, taxis or buses. I could never live without a car now that I’ve had one for a few years. I do think it can make you quite lazy but I’d much rather have my own car to go anywhere I need to get to whenever I need to. I enjoy being the designated driver when going places with my friends also, I tend to be quite a nervous passenger so much prefer being the one doing the driving. On the other hand, having your own car can also be quite a costly purchase. Once the initially deposits and monthly payments are out of the way, there are always things that you have to pay for. Keeping on top of your car is essential in order to keep it working well and avoid any expensive trips to the garage. There are certain parts of your car that you need to look after to guarantee that your car is healthy and won’t be causing any problems on the road.
I don’t know anyone who wouldn’t say they didn’t want to earn a little extra cash each month. Once our payslips come through and we look forward to payday, the reality hits once the money goes into your account and gets transferred straight out again for your bills. Everyone wants to live the comfortable lifestyle they deserve but our full time jobs can’t always provide us with the money to do so. So here are a few little tips you can follow to earn a little extra money each month, and live the lifestyle that you want.
Throwing a cocktail party can be a great idea, whether you’re celebrating somebody else’s birthday or celebrating a special event of your own. If you’ve never thrown a cocktail party before, you might be a bit confused about where to start. The tips here will help you to organize the ultimate cocktail party so that you and your guests have an amazing time:
We read an article the other day about how that community spirit is on the decline, which brought a tear to our eyes I have to admit. We love the tight-knit bond people in a neighborhood have with each other. We love walking down the sidewalk and saying good morning to strangers. Only to bump into them again at the grocery store, the door open to a new friendship. We love our kids being able to play with the kids opposite. And so we go thinking: what would be the best way to rekindle that community spirit in a neighborhood?
High heels are fashionable and terribly feminine. In fact, they belong to the quintessential image of the femme fatale, a seductive creature often perched on high heels. It’s also a portray that has been promoted by the pin-up culture since the 1930s. So, as a result, high heels can be a natural extension of your outfit as a woman. They are the perfect companion of a professional office outfit, and they also are the most obvious glamourising ally of your night outs. So, this might come as a surprise, especially for those of you who own several pairs of shoes, but there are very good and valid reasons why you should stop wearing high heels.
I feel when you picture your own house and see so many insta-inspiration pics of what you’re going to create, you have the idea in your mind that you will move in and instantly do the whole place up to perfection as you wished. The reality is it takes a long time to create your dream home and there is always something else to do or pay for that month and the decor and organising of your home seems to get pushed back, or at least in my case it has. Organising my home and having everything where and how I want it is definitely a benefit of living alone. No matter the size of your home any storage tips can always come in handy to make sure you have the most space for all of your things.
When your wedding rolls around, there’s not doubt that it’s going to be one of the most important and memorable days of your life. But can you say the same for all of the people that you’re inviting?After all, if your friends and family are going to multiple weddings over the course of a year, how are you supposed to make sure that your’s stands out? A lot of people assume you need a huge budget to be able to make your wedding stand out, but that’s not true. All it really takes is a little bit of creativity and dedication. With that in mind, here are some incredibly simple things that you can do to make sure that yours is a wedding that your friend remember for a long, long time.
Is your man marriage material? We don’t have the answer to that question, but there are probably signs in your relationship that can help you decide. Considering marriage is a life-changing decision, you want to make sure he’s the right one before the big day arrives. So, before you start looking for a wedding dress, bridesmaid dresses, or a ring, consider the following points to help you make up your mind. Will it be I Do? Or are there enough reasons to make you say I Don’t!
I’ve recently purchased a new car on a lease which I’ve not before done. My last car was PCP and to be quite honest I don’t have much knowledge on any of the options. With smaller down payments and more affordable monthly payments compared to new car financing, you can often save a small fortune by choosing to lease a car. And you usually get a brand new car that is still under the manufacturer’s warranty.
In the wake of yet another increase in energy prices, a lot of people have started using wood burning stoves to heat their homes instead, in the hope that it’ll be cheaper. If you’re worried about the cost of heating the house, or you just think that it’d look great, consider these pros and cons of wood burning fires before you decide whether to get one or not.