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Decorating a child's room is going to be different than decorating the rest of the house. You need to be mindful of things that might get broken, and things that have a strong scent might not be the best choice since a child needs to sleep in that room.
Here are 5 quick tips for what to use and how to decorate a... Read all »
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Obviously, as your pregnancy progresses, you will need to modify some of your movement, but studies have shown over and over again that women who continue to be active and exercise during their pregnancies experience fewer problems during childbirth, and are healthier and fit after the birth of their babies. ... Read all »
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If you're going to be a guest at someone else's home this holiday season, that doesn't mean that you shouldn't be concerned about your own part in making the visit enjoyable. As a guest, it would behoove you to think about how you can ensure your host or hostess are comfortable and appreciated as well.
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Puerto Rico is the place to go to if you are looking for a vacation that allows you equal access to designer clothing stores just as easily as it does pristine beaches and undisturbed jungle.
Christmas Eve is actually considered a more important day in Puerto Rico than Christmas Day. On the 24th of December, each... Read all »
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Despite its tiny permanent population of less than 2500 persons, Kaikoura’s position as a premiere tourist destination is widely acknowledged including its Green Globe tourism certification. Kaikoura made the final shortlist of top global destinations as rated by Travel and Leisure magazine.
Kaikoura is one of... Read all »
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Paraty has two forts built at the beginning of 18th century - Forte Defensor and Forte Patitiba. The town has four churches that are least a century old– Chapel of Saint Rita (completed in 1722), Church of Our Lady of the Rosary and St. Benedict (completed in 1725), Chapel of our Lady of Sorrows (completed in 1800)... Read all »
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It is also the only one on in the US and Canada that has its old city walls still intact. The city’s Old Town perched atop Cap Diamant (Cape Diamond) was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site but it is not the only thing to see and do when there.
The month-long Quebec Fete Noel starting on December 1steach year... Read all »
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Positioned in the city’s pedestrian zones and large squares, the markets stock handicrafts, food and drink drawn from the traditions and cuisines of German-speaking Europe. These include gingerbread, waffles, toasted almonds, sweet chestnuts, fried sausages, baked potatoes, punsch and mulled wine. The largest of... Read all »
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Your decision will likely start at the type of lighting – these range from the classic string light strands to sophisticated LED-based lighting systems. LED has seen growing acceptance over the years given that it consumes considerably less power than ordinary bulbs. Colour is another fundamental... Read all »
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Like other countries in Europe, Norway’s cities and towns are filled with Christmas markets, fairs, exhibitions, sales, concerts and season-themed entertainment. While the capital Oslo is the focal point of most Christmas events, smaller towns too have their own distinct Christmas festivities.
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In many cases the children may need some coaching so they know the words and can remember the verses in order. If they're signing with the rest of the family or preparing for a church service, this can also help to keep them in harmony with everyone else.
You may be preparing a video to send to friends and family... Read all »
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Sleigh and Tack
The image of a reindeer or horse pulling a sleigh through winter snow is one of the most definitive images of the Xmas season. A model sleigh, tack, and horse or reindeer can be a memorable centrepiece of the yard’s Xmas decoration. Although a larger model is more imposing,... Read all »