9/23/2021

 


Giving gifts is one of the best feelings especially if it's for someone very special. To make your gift extra special, you can opt for sustainable ways that can also benefit the environment. This will make your gift more meaningful and valuable.

Here are some tips for environmentally-friendly gift-giving practices:


  • Purchase gifts from stores with sustainable business practices

Shop in businesses with eco-friendly practices like sustainable gift shops or a unique vintage store with ethical practices. This way, you can be certain that you're helping to reduce waste and help local communities by supporting their advocacy. Plus, you're also likely to find good deals that are perfect for gift giving.


These companies help influence consumers in being mindful of their impact on the environment. It can also help promote health and safety benefits while sharing eco-friendly products like reusable straws, cloth diapers, reusable tote bags, and more.

9/22/2021

 



Contrary to how people think that your art cannot feed you, there will always be a demand for artsy things that you can take advantage of. People love to shop for things that look pretty, especially items that can be customized as opposed to ready-made products. Along with this, the internet has also improved to accommodate every kind of entrepreneur. It is now easier to start selling products by simply creating an online store and a couple of pages on social media. Finding the right market is also easy by just advertising your products where your target audience frequents. Here are some of the trending crafts that you can make and profit from this 2021.

Jewelry

Jewelry is a beautiful product to make with different people from all walks of life looking to purchase it. Easy and simple jewelry business startups usually use low-cost materials like clay, beads, and even resin to create charms and pendants. These materials are relatively cheap alongside ready-made chains, but using them for jewelry can give you a good profit. On the other hand, the more professional and experienced jewelry makers work with expensive crystals and metals to create entire jewelry pieces. These jewelers appeal to those people with buying power by learning how to enhance the jewelry photos on their online stores to capture the real beauty of their creations. This can be a luxurious business for a skilled craftsman.


Customized Clothing

Selling customized clothing is another popular business that can make easy money. Different pieces, from shirts and pants to hats and shoes, can be customized to your clients' liking. Making them unique while incorporating your style as an artist is the best way to do this business. Different kinds of mediums can be used like paints, inks, dyes, embroidery threads, etcetera to turn these clothing pieces into something more personal, so finding the medium you like most for your craft should help you to limit the scope of your business.

9/20/2021

 

A lot of people struggle to get up early in the morning; this can especially be the case if you’re a mom, thanks to the exhaustive days and late nights. That being said, there is no getting around the fact that early mornings are part of the package when it comes to being a mom. One of the best ways that you can start your day right is by having a solid morning routine.

Let’s be real; mom’s everywhere know how it feels to be woken from a night of deep sleep to see your child at the side of your bed. Such a rough awakening means you’re already starting your day off on the back foot, so having a routine you can jump straight into, it allows you to get your day back on track.

So, what should your routine involve? Of course, it will vary depending on whose routine it is; however, this list will talk about some of the best things you should include.

9/14/2021

 

We all want our children to be able to tackle challenges head-on and bounce back from setbacks, but resilience is something that has to be learned rather than something we’re born with. Your child will inevitably face many obstacles to reaching their goals or getting things they want, and as parents it’s our responsibility to teach our children how to respond in the face of adversity. Read on for some tips from an independent school in Edgbaston on how you can work to raise a resilient child. 

 

Aside from keeping children physically healthy, taking part in sports has many other benefits. Participating in sports from a young age can help children develop a number of important skills while enabling them to explore their capabilities and interests. It’s important for children to participate in activities they enjoy to get the most out of them. Here a prep school in the West Midlands explores some of the important benefits children get from getting involved in sports at school. 

 


Maths can be a tricky subject for children, but the good news is that maths ability is not set in stone and there are ways you can help your child improve. A lot of it comes down to confidence, so it’s important to work on boosting your child’s self-esteem as much as developing their cognitive skills. Here’s some advice from a senior school in Kent on how you can support your child with their mathematical learning. 

 

It’s easy to underestimate the impact lifestyle choices can have on learning, particularly when there’s a lot of talk about working hard and having a positive attitude; however, not eating well or getting enough sleep or physical activity can detrimentally affect children’s cognitive abilities and mindset, which will of course have a negative effect on their education. Here a prep school in Bristol explores how your child’s lifestyle choices can affect their education, and what you can do to help them. 

9/03/2021


Having a vegetable patch or vegetable garden is a joy to have, whatever you choose to do with it. You can grow your own vegetables for yourself and your home, or perhaps you want to grow them for others.

However, keeping on top of a vegetable garden can prove quite a lot of work in some cases and there are detrimental elements that can hinder the process.

If you have a vegetable garden or are looking at starting one, here’s a few simple steps that can help you maintain one effectively.