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Simple Steps for Building a Raised Garden Bed

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Growing your own plants in a raised garden bed can be a rewarding hobby and a fresh, inexpensive way to add more food to the pantry. The technique for building a raised garden bed is fairly easy and requires a limited amount of work and resources. Additionally, the raised bed works as a protective barrier…

How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes

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If you can’t remember the last time you gave your makeup brushes a good cleaning, it’s past time for you to do so! Makeup brushes collect dirt and oil, which can negatively affect your skin’s health and appearance. Keep acne-prone or sensitive skin glowing by giving those makeup brushes a good cleanse on a regular…

The Dos and Don’ts on Giving Your Kids an Allowance

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Those who teach their children about financial responsibility from an early age can set their kids up to successfully manage their money for a lifetime. Many children get an allowance, but not all allowances are the same. Some kids get them for grades, some for helping around the house, and others just because. Before you decide whether or not to pay your child an allowance, consider the following.

How to Start an Indoor Herb Garden

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Cooking with fresh herbs gives your homemade food that organic je ne sais quoi, which will delight your next dinner party. If your living space does not include a sizable backyard for gardening purposes, opt for a small indoor herb garden. Your cooking will reap the benefits and you don’t need anything special to flourish…

Create a Better Budget in 10 Simple Steps

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If you resolved to get your money matters in order this year, establishing a working budget for your personal finances is the best way to help you meet that goal. Yes, sitting down to do the math and realistically examine your finances isn’t always a picnic, but it is a necessary evil to avoid overspending…