Which kitchen would you rather cook in: the one that’s cluttered and disorganized or the one that’s neat and tidy? Of course, the neat and tidy kitchen is the obvious choice. When everything’s in its place, you can quickly find meal ingredients, cooking pans and containers for leftovers. Use these tips to create a kitchen that welcomes you to cook in it. Clear the counter space Over time, it’s easy to overlook the mail, canister sets and crumbs that accumulate on the counters. Those items add unnecessary clutter to your kitchen. Clear off one counter at a time. Put your mail in a bin in the office, organize the canisters in the cabinets and clean up your crumbs after every meal once the counters are
Image courtesy of Victor1558 The rules for accessorizing your everyday outfits can be strict as it is, but trying to find the appropriate jewelry for the office comes with even more taboos. You want to look nice, and you definitely want to make an impression, but how much is too much when it comes to office bling? To dress for success, be sure to follow these dos and don’ts of wearing accessories in the workplace. DO keep it simple That flashy statement necklace and studded belt probably turned lots of heads at the club, but the office isn’t exactly the right environment to show off your obsession with Lady Gaga’s fashion sense. It’s fine to add a finishing touch here and there, but don’t wear
When you are pregnant, it may seem quite odd to know you have someone growing right inside your stomach, but not able to feel or see the baby all the time. In the early stages of the pregnancy, you won’t feel the baby at all, which might be a bit strange and scary, not aware of what’s happening inside. However, the baby could hear you from the womb and can feel all your movements. Having this in mind, there are some things you can do to bond with your unborn baby such as: Talk to the baby Since your baby can hear you, talking to her/ him is a better way to start your relationship with the little one. Talk to the baby about what
Everybody loves a wedding, they are sociable days to dress up, party and celebrate a loved ones special occasion. Celebrities know this better than anyone and they sure know how to splash out on their big day too. On October 19th 2012, Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel tied the knot in Southern Italy and allegedly spent around $6.5m. To put this into perspective a little, C & M have looked at just what could be bought for that amount of money in comparison to the average wedding budget. The break down is shown in the cool infographic below, let us know what you think, can you spend too much on your wedding day? Would you rather spend the money on creating the perfect new home?
Recently, you gave birth to your precious little one, and you’ve spending some time at home with your baby. However, now, you have made the decision to go back to university and pursue a degree. What are some areas of study that you might want to look into? Education At the current time, you have certainly acquired some knowledge in the field of child-rearing! Therefore, making the decision to pursue an education can be quite intelligent for you. You are already bringing some of the necessary skills to the table. Furthermore, you will have quite a number of days off per year so that you are still able to spend time with your child or children. You could opt to work in a nursery school
You may not think it, but summer is just around the corner! Before you know it your woolly jumper will be long gone. But don’t get too excited just yet, you need to make sure your jewelry box is updated for the warm months ahead. In summer 2013 it is all about rocking diamond jewelry and pearl jewelry. But you’ve got to rock it right if you want to make sure that all eyes are on you. Let’s dig a little bit deeper and discover the top jewelry Hong Kong based trends for summer 2013. If you are a fan of pearl jewelry then you will love the latest summer trend. It is all about “the bigger the better” when it comes to pearls in 2013.
It’s never been a better time to be a woman in the American workforce. Women now outnumber men in higher education and are quickly closing the gap in income and upper management positions. While there isn’t a field that women are excluded from, these are the top five careers for the modern woman today. Doctor With a high job satisfaction rate and impressive median income of over $121,000, doctors are among the most respected professionals in the United States. Interested applicants had better enjoy school (no surprise, you need a doctorate to become a doctor) and working with people. If they do the end of the road is bright. Engineer Again, the average income is high, at well over $100,000 which likely contributes to this
There are a lot of TV shows that no mother in her right mind would approve of for her children. On the other hand, every once awhile a show comes along that is educational, age-appropriate, and even pretty funny. Mom won’t mind letting her kids watch these shows and occasionally watching right along with them. 1. Wishbone It’s an old one, but a good one. It’s great cultural exposure to younger children, retelling stories from classic literature with a dog as the central character. Since it’s based on only the best stories, each episode has a great story, and there’s no denying that dog is adorable. Watching Wishbone is a great way to create a love for storytelling that will make high school English just
How did Kelsey Stinner in 1880 came to the idea to make a vibrator to treat depressed women is not known. The fact is that the vibrator was later patented as a medical device that was advertised in most known, serious and professional medical journals of that time. As the vibrators were not associated with sexual pleasure, therapies were also performed in ambulances? Using vibrators doctors stimulated the female genitals for as long as the body would not be totally relaxed, which meant that the therapy was successful. When they realized that the vibrations provide a similar effect to having sex, they stopped performing ambulance therapy and treating women diagnosed with hysteria and recommended seeing psychotherapists. Read more on history of vibrators here. Instructions for
Getting married is a life-changing decision. So many people rush into marriage without knowing exactly what to expect. There are several things that you will need to do before you decide to walk down the aisle. Below are some of those things: Figure Out Who You Are Many people get married before they discover who they really are. Where do I see myself 30 years from now? What do I really want out of life? What values are very important to me? Those are some of the key questions that you will need to ask yourself. It is important to make sure that you and your partner share the same goals and values. Get Financially Stable Money cannot buy happiness or true love. However, it