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Maintaining Good Health As We Age: Make These 3 Things A Priority

Now that the kids have grown, you’re ready to embark on a wonderful a new chapter in your life. You want to have the best possible experiences as an empty-nester, and that means keeping in good health as we age. The bad news is, now more than ever, it’s especially important to be intentional about taking care of yourself. The good news is, we’ll show you how easy it can be if you give priority to these three things, below.

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The Most Common Spring Gardening Mistakes And How to Easily Avoid Them

While you’re home this spring, are you making these common spring gardening mistakes? You’re not alone. Gardeners and plants alike break winter dormancy with the early arrival of spring.

For both, it’s risky business.

While an early spring may give gardeners a welcomed head start, it can result in disappointments – like lost transplants and more permanent consequences including as soil damage.

Instead, temper your spring fever by exercising caution early on and avoiding the most common spring gardening mistakes, below.

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A Luxury Whirlpool Bath: Why You Should Indulge in One at Home

You might  consider a long soak in a luxury whirlpool bath something of an indulgence. Maybe you have the opportunity every once in a while, say, at a fine hotel or when you visit a day spa.

As it turns out, there’s good reasons to enjoy a luxury whirlpool bath more often–and it has to do with your health. Read on to discover all the justification you need to install a whirlpool tub at home.

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What to Wear When Gardening? Best Garden Clothes (2024)

To the serious gardener, what to wear when gardening may not be a matter of fashion. Most make do with old jeans so they can drop knees-to-soil and wipe muddy hands without care. But if you plan to spend your time at home in the garden, you can do better than that.

That might mean considering the latest fashion trends in garden wear or weaving practical considerations into your outfit. Wearing a cute gardening outfit that is loose, airy, and durable can extend your comfortable garden time, and looks stylish too.

Read on to learn how to pick the best gardening outfit that is functional, and also looks and feels awesome. The right clothing can make all the difference.

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Minimalist Bookshelf Styling: Learn How to Make A Bookcase Look Pretty [3 Easy Ways]

Minimalist bookshelf styling looks so easy. You might think you would perfectly place a few items in the bookcase, then add a pièce de résistance, right? Or maybe you wonder, do you take one thing away, like you do jewelry?

Truth is, it actually takes some know-how to successfully put the whole ‘less-is-more” concept to work into your bookshelf decorating ideas. So we looked to the design experts at Modsy for professional decor advice and simple bookshelf ideas.

Read on to discover some easy bookcase styling ideas so you can style your bookshelf and your home decor like a pro!

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How to Prevent Burglary: 9 Powerful Ways of Protecting Your Home While On Vacation

If you stress about leaving your property unattended while you are away, you may have good reason. According to FBI statistics, 67.2% of all burglary offenses are at residential properties. But that doesn’t mean you have to stress every time you go away. Instead, consider how to prevent burglary and protect your home while traveling. That way, you’ll have peace of mind on your trip. 

Below you’ll find 9 powerful ways to help keep your home safe while traveling.

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Foodie Travelers Know How To Plan The Perfect Trip! (Learn How)

Foodie travelers like me fantasize about eating one of those delicious Austrian cakes in a Viennese café.

Or perhaps we dream of sampling delicious international foods while traveling to faraway places. 

Whatever the case, it’s hard to deny food and travel go hand-in-hand.

For most food enthusiasts, meals are a highlight of any vacation.

But foodie travelers know how to plan the perfect trip!

If you’d love to plan a culinary adventure trip for yourself in the new year, be sure to read these tips.

They will help you plan your fantastic, food-centric vacation so you can enjoy some of the best food in the world.

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How to Create More Space In Your Home [5 Neglected Areas]

If you share your living space, there are times when even the most spacious house can feel crowded. It may seem like especially close-quarters during changes of life: when you become empty-nesters, begin working from home, retire, or are simply spending more time at home than usual.

Perhaps it’s not the cozy home you might have envisioned, but don’t worry!

You’ll find unused space hiding in plain sight. Read on to learn how to create more space in your home by giving attention to these 5 neglected areas—without building an addition.

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3 Things You Can Do Right Now for A Better Travel Experience

Travel is one of the most exciting things you can do. It’s a great way to broaden your mind, deepen your understanding, and expand your horizons. 

But the time between trips is important, too. So often, travelers fail to take advantage of this time to reflect and assess what they can be doing better. Now–while most travel is on hold–is an ideal time to rethinking some travel essentials. Doing so will help position you for your next trip.

Here are three things you can do right now for a better travel experience.

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What’s the Most Delicious Dessert in the World?

How does one pick the most delicious dessert in the world with so many choices? That is a good question. For one, it’s going to depend on your tastes; whether you love something super sweet, chocolatey, a flakey baked item, or perhaps a rich and creamy dessert.

Next, you have to know that these magical morsels even exist. While you will find similar variations across cultures, no two desserts are exactly the same. And, you’ll discover there are some truly unique desserts to consider, as well.

In a perfect world, you could travel the world and sample a taste of each sweet finish. But since that’s not possible (at least it’s beyond our ability right now), we’ve put together this epic collection of the best desserts of the world.

Read on to learn more about each scrumptious treat and decide which is the most delicious dessert in the world.

In the end, we have a favorite. But we don’t want to deny you the pleasure of experiencing each one for yourself in the suggestions that follow…enjoy!

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5 Quick and Amazing Couples Getaway Destinations

Couples vacations are a great way to rekindle lost love sparks and maintain a healthy and rewarding relationship. No matter how long you’ve been together, it’s really important to take time away from daily life to spend time with the one you love. Better yet if it’s somewhere new and exciting. Have a look at this list of the top 5 couples getaway destinations in the US for couples. Which one sounds right for you?

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Spring Flowering Bulbs You Can Plant Now (And How to Do It!)

While most of the garden has finished its growing cycle in Autumn, spring flowering bulbs are just getting started. Each bulb you plant in fall contains everything it needs to grow roots, survive winter, and emerge in brilliant colors to herald spring. If you envision returning home from a winter escape to cheery daffodils and tulips that brighten your landscape, this post is for you! You’ll learn how to plant spring bulbs in fall, which bulbs to select and plant, along with some beginner mistakes to avoid. If you plant spring-flowering bulbs now, you can look forward to their brilliant spring debut.

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Gift Guide: Best Gifts for College Girls

If you’re looking for some amazing gifts for college girls then this is the post for you. Because as the mother of two college grads (including a daughter), I know exactly what college kids do and do not want when it comes from gifts. 

Trust me on this.

My daughter lets me know when I’ve dropped the ball and given them something that wasn’t on their gift list!

So, stop guessing when it comes to either back-to-school or holiday shopping. Instead, use this list of 18 fantastic gifts for college girls to give your daughter exactly what she wants this year and every year thereafter. 

Bonus: These gifts will meet your needs as a parent and theirs!

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How to Create A Luxury Outdoor Living Space That Rivals the Best Boutique Inns

Picture yourself in a beautiful outdoor space, sitting comfortably with a glass of wine and perhaps nibbling on cheese. You’re engaged in conversation or simply savoring a peaceful moment. The stresses of everyday life are melting away. Are you at a posh boutique inn? Possibly. But you could also be at home, once you learn how to create a luxury outdoor living space for yourself.

Read on to discover how you can enjoy all the riches of an outdoor vacation retreat just a few steps from your back door.

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Easy Native Plants That Will Thrive in Your Garden While You’re Away

Have you ever returned from a trip to find your beautiful perennials beds in a pitiful wilted mess? It can be tricky to have a love of both gardening and traveling. Incorporating easy native plants into your landscape is part of the solution. In this article, you’ll learn more about easy native plants that virtually take care of themselves while you’re away.

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Veggie Garden Success: How to Plan A Backyard Vegetable Garden

Think of clusters of tomatoes heavy on the vine, glossy green peppers reflecting the sun, cucumbers, crunchy and cold. With planning and–OK, a bit of dirt under the fingernails–a harvest of lush vegetables from your backyard vegetable garden is yours to create. Whether you’ve got some time between your travel plans or are home for the foreseeable future, learn how to plan a backyard vegetable garden with these easy steps.

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