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Writing Has A Super Power: It Can Heal You

Image source Writing is a lot of things to a lot of people. It is an escape, it is a purpose, a hobby, a job and a passion, a way of life. It is the single greatest invention in the history of time because it changed the world; it took what people had been forced to remember and made it tangible. Agriculture, recordkeeping, recipes, ideas and inventions; all of these were made possible thanks to the written word. But above all of this, above all of these reasons to write, writing can heal. Stress, worry, anxiety, the black mist and a messy mind; these are all things that we all have to deal with, and writing can help that no end, which is why we…
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Garden Improvements That Can Boost the Value of Your Property

Contributed Post If you are thinking about selling your home, you will want to ensure you get as much from the sale financially as possible. You may have already considered home improvements such as a new kitchen or an extension, but have you thought about improving your garden? Most homeowners assume that garden improvements won’t make much of a difference to their asking price, but they can actually add significant value. In fact, a well-maintained garden can add as much as £60,000 to the value of your property based on the current average price in the UK. Read on for some top tips. Source Image     Invest in a shed – While a shed may not seem glamorous, they are officially the in-thing when…
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How To Protect Your Company From Being Sued

As business owners it’s our responsibility to make sure we protect our companies from risk and ensure that our businesses thrive and flourish. There is no one factor in a business more damaging and threatening than a lawsuit so today we look into ensuring how you can protect your business from that ever happening. Image source Be Responsible With Your Content Libelous or potentially slanderous statements are one of the easiest ways that companies can find themselves up against a big legal case. So when it comes to your business make sure you and all your staff are responsible with any public announcements, publications or any general business activity that could be considered damaging to another company’s reputation. The same applies to any areas that…
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How Difficult Is It Really To Move Abroad?

Image Source Moving abroad isn’t easy. If it was surely we’d all be doing it, right? Most of us have the dream of jetting off to a foreign country in the sun (or in the snow), but few of us follow through. There are many surveys out there that show how many of us regret not moving abroad during our lives, with some suggesting more than half the population regret not relocating overseas. There are lots of reasons for not making the move such as commitments and the fear of the unknown. However, a big part of not moving may simply be the effort of becoming an expat. There aren’t many bigger challenges than starting a whole new life in another country. But how difficult…
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Transforming The Garden From Jungle To Paradise

Spring is passing by quickly and you know what that means? It means Summer is on its way. As the sun starts to appear more frequently and more heated as the days pass by, it means that one area of your house and property will become a bit more useful. Of course, that’s the garden. We don’t use the garden when it is soggy and wet, nor when it is windy and cold. What this means is that we aren’t working on our garden when conditions are bad and for some, this can build up and build up to the point where a garden is so mangled that any work seems pointless. The Summer is a time where we can truly make the most of…
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