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Are Smart Home Gadgets Must-Haves?
Posted on 09/22/2019
Are Smart Home Gadgets Must-Haves?
Smart home devices are becoming increasingly popular among U.S. property owners. Yet deciding which smart house gadgets – if any – are right for you may prove to be difficult. Fortunately, there are several things that you can do to determine if a smart home device is a must-have, such as: 1. Consider a Smart Home Device's Purpose A...
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Parenting Kids with Different Personalities
Posted on 09/22/2019
Parenting Kids with Different Personalities
As most parents know, parenting isn’t for the faint of heart. It takes courage, energy, and lots of patience to corral everyone into order so that things don’t get left behind. But when your personality type is completely opposite of that of your children or is in conflict with theirs, how do you do it and stay sane?...
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Smart Ways to Pay for Your Renovation
Posted on 09/15/2019
Smart Ways to Pay for Your Renovation
These days, homeowners are very busy renovating and improving their property, according to a HomeAdvisor survey. The homeowners who participated in that survey admitted they had spent an average of over $6,600 on repairs and improvements in 2018, and almost 50 percent of these homeowners were thinking about doing more renovations. What is driving all this home improvement?...
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Five Ways to Use Honey in Your Diet
Posted on 09/15/2019
Five Ways to Use Honey in Your Diet
The benefits of honey are unlimited. It is a cure for cough and catarrh. Apart from that, it helps to maintain proper digestion, healthy skin, and it boosts immunity. A lot of people that appreciate the benefits of honey use it daily. However, there are people with busy lifestyles, who only consider honey a cool product kept in...
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Another Property Rented - 43 Prospect Street, Litchfield, CT 06759
Posted on 09/10/2019
Another Property Rented - 43 Prospect Street, Litchfield, CT 06759
Charming 2 story 4 BR, 2BA Carriage House in coveted location near center of town. Walk to village with shops & restaurants. Enjoy property in quiet, private setting with orchards, gardens and use of tennis...
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5 Tips to Freshen Your Room
Posted on 09/08/2019
5 Tips to Freshen Your Room
Here are five tips for when that redecorating urge strikes but you haven't got the budget or time to do a lot. You likely could do all of these ideas for less than $50 and still give your room a new look. Fresh Flowers: You don't need a fifty dollar bouquet to make a room pretty, but any...
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Is Taking Your Shoes Off in the House a Fad?
Posted on 09/08/2019
Is Taking Your Shoes Off in the House a Fad?
In many cultures, wearing the same shoes in the home that are worn out of doors is frowned upon. Of course, in some places where you both sit and sleep on pillows or mats on the floor, removing shoes seems logical and even mannerly. But in our fast-paced get in and out the door lifestyle is there a...
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33 Prospect Street, Litchfield, CT 06759 is now new to the market!
Posted on 09/02/2019
33 Prospect Street, Litchfield, CT 06759 is now new to the market!
Charming 2 story 4 BR, 2BA Carriage House in coveted location near center of town. Walk to village with shops & restaurants. Enjoy property in quiet, private setting with orchards, gardens and use of tennis...
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Surviving With a New Puppy in Your Home
Posted on 09/01/2019
Surviving With a New Puppy in Your Home
Adding a new furry friend into your life can be fun and exciting until you notice that your favorite shoes have bite marks in them. If you've recently added a new puppy into your life or getting ready to, it's essential to protect your belongings to enjoy this excellent adventure fully. Puppy-proof your home. Objects such as shoes,...
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6 Design Tips to Wow Your Guests
Posted on 09/01/2019
6 Design Tips to Wow Your Guests
To impress guests, your décor needs to be outside the box in a tasteful way. If you’re tired of getting the same polite applause and want to drop your visitors’ jaws (metaphorically), conventional patterns and colors won’t do. Read on if you’re a little short on ideas and need something to reawaken the creative you. Hang eye-catching pendant...
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Making Friends in Your New Neighborhood Through Zumba®
Posted on 08/25/2019
Making Friends in Your New Neighborhood Through Zumba®
ZUMBA® is a registered and recognized fitness program that combines both Latin and international music with dance and exercise. At ZUMBA®, you can lose weight and improve fitness while you learn some new dance moves. It is entertaining and enjoyable when you go to your ZUMBA® class with friends around your neighborhood. People love to create a memorable...
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Automate Your Life
Posted on 08/25/2019
Automate Your Life
Life can get so busy that no matter what you do, you can’t seem to keep up. Between work, school, the kids’ sports, and activities, and a little bit of fun, those housekeeping and personal finance chores can slip past. Soon, you find yourself trying to catch up because a bill got missed or an undone task turned...
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