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The Best Internet Options for Rural Homes

If you buy an item via links on this page, we may earn a commission. Our editorial content is not influenced by commissions. Read the full disclosure. Living in the countryside has advantages, like waking up to the peaceful sound of nature, a slower pace of life, and getting to spend more time doing the things you love, like gardening. Living rurally doesn’t let you completely escape from the modern world, even if wish it was that simple. Even those living rural need internet, for instance. Ge

7 Common Houseplant Problems: What’s Killing My Houseplants?

If you buy an item via links on this page, we may earn a commission. Our editorial content is not influenced by commissions. Read the full disclosure. Houseplants provide a little slice of nature indoors, whether you’re in the middle of a city or out on a farm. Just like outdoor plants, houseplants sometimes struggle to survive. When your houseplants start dying, it might not be a pest or disease, but one of many growing problems. For example, the wrong conditions involving light, temperature,

How to Care For the Monstera Plant

If you buy an item via links on this page, we may earn a commission. Our editorial content is not influenced by commissions. Read the full disclosure. The monstera plant is as impressive as it sounds. This big beauty is native to Central America and is often called the “Swiss cheese plant” due to the quirky holes in its foliage. Monstera is perfect for growing in the house as it’s easy to maintain and incredibly showy. Like all plants, there are always some best practices to use, such as prope

Halloween party ideas for kid's - Blog

October has arrived, the air is getting colder and we all know what that means… Halloween is here! Halloween is undoubtedly one of the best times of the year. The sky turns misty and dark, the streets are full of candle lit pumpkins, and hot chocolate smells fill the air. It is a happy time of year, when kids are allowed to break all the rules, be crazy, and have some fun! It has been a tough year, and children have missed out on so much with the pandemic. That’s why it is important to have a

Why I Stopped Using Social Media as an Introvert (and What I Do Instead)

When you don’t use social media, you can make time for your creativity offline instead of fitting it in when you’re not online. As a 24-year-old living in a world of social influencers, from YouTube stars to Instagram models, I sometimes feel like I’m living under a rock. As someone who has been introverted her whole life, I never felt the need to keep up with trends. I like to keep to myself and follow my own interests. That’s why I am constantly surprised at the pressure people feel to keep

The Ultimate Harry Potter Quiz ⚡🧙‍♂️🏰📚

2021 marks the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, so what better way to celebrate than with a quiz?! Only true Harry Potter fans will know all these questions. Do you feel up for the challenge? Well then, grab your wand, and get a cup of butterbeer… Here is the ultimate Harry Potter quiz! 1. Harry Potter is played by which actor? 2. When was the first Harry Potter film released? 3. What animal does Professor McGonagall shapeshift into? 4. What is the name of Ha

Communion party entertainment ideas - Blog

Communions are a wonderful occasion to bring all your friends and family together and celebrate! It’s also the perfect opportunity to book party entertainment for the kid’s (and perhaps the parents too!). However, booking communion party entertainment can be stressful, and overwhelming. But, there’s no need to worry! We’ve organised hundreds of events, so we know a thing or two about making the party spectacular… In this blog post, we’re going to share some of our insider secrets and tips so

The Healing Wonders of Lapis Lazuli 💙

You just need to catch a glimpse of this miraculous stone to see why it’s so incredible! However, this gemstone is not just pretty to look at, it has wonderful healing properties as well! 🔮 The gemstone is known to inspire, and create feelings of calmness. It’s also great for boosting your immune system and helps alleviate feelings of depression. Lapis Lazuli is also exceptionally good at improving sore throats, and soothes inflammation. So, in times of the global pandemic, this stone might h

How to deal with Anxiety And Depression?

We all have those days when we feel anxious and sad, like the whole world seems overwhelming and too much to handle. Have you ever felt like that? I know I have…😔 It can seem scary, and like you have no control over your feelings. But, there’s always something we can do to feel better. In fact, the world and mother nature has all the tools we need to feel calmer, brighter, and more balanced again! 🌎 Let’s go over some little tips and tricks to soothe anxious thoughts and relieve sad feelings.

Should I Propose Before Or After Dinner? - The Magic Time to Propose

Do you know that feeling when you meet someone and everything falls into place? You feel comfortable knowing that person is around. You can confide in them about anything. And, you know you’re meant to be together forever? If you’re lucky enough to find someone that answers yes to everything above, then you’re probably reading this article because you know you want to marry them! Marriage is a beautiful part of life, and it deserves a special celebration to make sure the proposal is perfect.

Choose YOU! Treat Yourself To A Standing Desk Today

The world has changed a lot over the past year, right? Most of us have switched to working from home, where we have become accustomed to staring at screens for long periods of time… Now, that might not seem so different to working in the office. Computer work has always been tiring and repetitive. However, there is one key difference with this new world we’ve entered during the pandemic. That difference being, we don’t need to sit at the same office desk all day to work! In fact, people all o

Pin The Tail On The Donkey Ideas | Blog

Have you heard of Pin The Tail On The Donkey? Well, if not, then let us tell you about this amazing party game that will make your little ones smile on their birthday! It’s easy to dissect what the game involves from the title. You quite literally pin the tail of a donkey onto the donkey’s body. Simple, and SO much fun! Nowadays, there are lots and lots of party games. In fact, most of the time, kids rarely actually play real life games… With the rise of gaming parties where friends meet onli

50 Cute Plant Names For Your Plant Baby! 🌱

House plants are a great way to add some colour, and life into your home. Nowadays we see adorable pictures all over the internet on social media of our friends, and family, decorating their house with a new, leafy baby. It’s a huge trend, and what’s not to love about it! 💗 During the pandemic, when most of the outside world stopped, and we were left to entertain ourselves, many people turned to home comforts. Some people started baking, and other people started collecting plants… If you’re on

Sizzling Summer Office Party Ideas | Blog

It’s that time of the year again… The sun is shining, vacation time is approaching, and everyone is in a good mood! Even with an on-going pandemic, Summer has a way of cheering us up and lifting our spirits, right? As an employer, you may be thinking, how can I say thank you to all my wonderful employees and plan something fun for an office party this summer? Well, luckily for you, we’re here to help! It’s our mission to help you plan the BEST events. In this article, we’re talking about s

Last-Minute Party Activities For Kids | Blog

“Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful” – William Morris Even though Morris was an artist, this quote still rings true when we think about party planning. Morris was able to create beautifully intricate designs inspired by the world around him. Whether that be the birds in the trees, the leaves on the ground, or a piece of textile he found in a shop… He was looking for inspiration everywhere he went. And, that’s because, there is lots of insp

15 Wonderful Games to Play at Your Virtual Baby Shower

15 Wonderful Games to Play at Your Virtual Baby Shower Baby showers mark a special time in our lives and the lives of people around us. 🤰🦋 You’re about to welcome a new, little baby into the world and you want to plan a wonderful party to celebrate, right? Well, of course, you do! It’s a magical event, and that deserves an even MORE magical party! So, let’s take it step by step… ☺ Maybe your best friend is expecting a baby, or your daughter is due in a few months, whatever the reason you wa

Photo Booths: Which One is Right for You? | Blog

Do you have an event planned? And, are you looking for some tips on picking the right photo booth for your party? Well, look no further! We’ve looked over the different types of photo booths and narrowed it down to 6 of the best options for photo booths, and given you a list of pros and cons for each… This is the most popular option for photo booths. The general idea is you dedicate an area of the room to the “photo station” and you place a box of funny accessories for your guests to wear, lik

Five Foods to Keep You Full Longer This Summer – Noire Women’s Wellness

During the pandemic I’ve been snacking more than usual, but who hasn’t, right? 🙄 We’ve all had to spend so much time indoors. Our whole lives have revolved around being in our homes – working, exercising, sleeping in the same space. So, it’s no surprise we’ve been snacking more. I know, for me, it’s been hard to resist another piece of chocolate in the kitchen when I’ve been craving a snack, or indulging in some ice cream in the afternoon…🍦 We’re only human, and we all slip sometimes. But I

Tired of boring party invitations? Well, we have you covered | Blog

In the age of Facebook, snapchat, and Instagram why not just tag your friends in a post? Or, send a quick selfie on Facebook inviting your friends to your birthday party? It seems easier, right? But that doesn’t mean you need to do it… Actually, we believe the party invitation is the MOST special part of the party planning! It makes them feel special and tells the guest that you have thought about them when writing the invite… And, you want your guests to feel special, right? So, let’s talk

Hepatitis: What is it? – Noire Women’s Wellness

We’re sure you’ve heard lots of different names around the word hepatitis… In general terms, hepatitis is an inflammatory condition of the liver. The most common cause is viral infections, but it can also be caused by other factors depending on the person. For example, autoimmune hepatitis and hepatitis that is caused by alcohol, drugs, or medications… However, there are 5 different types in total. So, we want to break them down for you, and give you definitions of each one. Hepatitis A is
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36 PVC DIY Projects for Your Homestead

If you are looking for new and easy projects but you don’t know where to start, here’s an idea for you: PVC DIY projects. In this article, I am going to give you 36 amazing PVC DIY projects that will show you how you can use PVC pipes in a creative way and how to make the most of a reusable product! I have divided the article into different sections, so there’s something for everyone! They can be used as a handy and reusable cage for holding up your tomatoes. You can make the cages according

9 Old Recipes Every True Homesteader Should Know

Nowadays, there always seems to be a pressure to move forward and look to the future, but sometimes it’s also nice to be present and perhaps, take some time to look back. Here are 10 old recipes that every true homesteader should know. To begin, I have some warming, wholesome dishes to heat you up in the chilly winter months. The Iroquois Indians cultivated and used the Three Sisters (corn, squash and beans) in their diet. This dish is super simple and easy to make. It consists of three main

5 Herbal Antibiotics You Can Use To Fight Infection

The flu season is already here. It is, therefore, understandable if you’re feeling anxious about catching a cold, especially as we are still living through a pandemic… Don’t worry, that’s why I’m here to help! In this post, I’m going to provide 5 herbal antibiotics to help fight against those nasty little bacteria and prevent infection so you can enjoy the end of a year with a healthy mind, body and spirit. This wonderful plant belongs to the same group as onion, leeks and shallots. You might

5 Recipes That You Can Make If You Live Fridge-Less

In the modern world, it is easy to assume that everyone has access, or has chosen to have a fridge in their kitchen… However, there are many situations that may prohibit, or force you to go fridge-less in your life. For example, there might be a power shortage in your neighborhood, or you simply don’t want to spend money on the electricity if you barely use it! Even though living without a fridge makes some things harder, like hot climates, that lead to high temperatures in the kitchen that ca

How To Make An Anti Inflammatory Herbal Jar (Pickled Purslane) %

Have you ever heard of pigweed? Pigweed, or otherwise known as Purslane and Portulaca Oleracea is a weed with red stems, luscious green leaves, and beautiful yellow flowers. Purslane is available all over the world from vineyards, fields to roadside cracks. However, this weed is not just a little piece of nature, but it is extremely nutritious and has been used in alternative medicine for many years to treat a variety of health problems including, inflammation. Similar to other weed-like green

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