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Top Tips for An Incredible Adventure in Uganda

If you’re looking for an adventure travel experience, look no further than Uganda. Proclaimed as the Pearl of Africa, this wonderful little country has improved a lot over the years. It’s now one of the safest places to travel to in the region, offering a whole host of fun and incredible things to do or see.  Those of you that are interested in going to this gorgeous country should read the following guide. Below, we’ll show you some of the top tips for an amazing adventure in Uganda. Book flights during the peak wildlife viewing months It’s funny, when you’re traveling to Uganda, you don’t want to choose a time that correlates to the weather. Instead, you’re looking at the...

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A Hide & Seek Rock Painting Kit with Creativity for Kids

Try rock painting with this fun Hide & Seek Rock Painting kit. And when you’re done painting, spread kindness to the people in your life with a FREE Bingo board game. A big thank you to Creativity for Kids for sponsoring this post and sending us the Hide & Seek Rock Painting kits to try out and review. As always, all opinions expressed are our own. I’m always on the lookout for meaningful and fun activities that will get my kids thinking about other people.  Kindness and empathy can’t be forced, but they can certainly be practiced, don’t you think?  So I look for any opportunity I can to direct my children’s attention outwards, beyond just themselves and their small corner of...

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12 Essential Sewing Tools Plus SAVE 20% Off all Clover Products during our Special Sale at ShopNZP.com

Whether you’re an accomplished seamstress or a beginning sewist, in today’s blog posting we’re sharing our Twelve Essential Sewing Tools for making your next sewing or serging projects a success! Plus save 20% off all Clover Products through May 31 and 33% Off bernette Sewing Machines – ending TONIGHT, May 17 at ShopNZP.com. Team NZP’s Top 12 Sewing Tools Clover’s 5-in-1 Sliding Gauge – Whether quilting or sewing, Clover’s 5-in-1 Sliding Gauge is an ideal gauge that is a versatile and accurate tool to measure, mark and create. Clover’s Supersize 5-in-1 Sliding Gauge – The extra-long length of this ingenious gauge makes it easy to measure deep hems, accurately position grainlines, create large circles, position trims, and measure distances. The perfect...

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Hanging Laundry as Worship

Raising Arrows Hanging Laundry as Worship When energy and food prices began rising earlier this year, I decided I needed a clothesline to offset some of the household costs. Little did I know hanging laundry would be exactly what my weary soul needed. It’s been many years since I had a clothesline. I used to line dry our cloth diapers, but eventually gave that up (and even eventually gave up cloth diapering altogether) when my life became too busy with tiny people to be frugal in that way. When we moved to this house 3 years ago, I was in a brand new place in life – no babies – and I began to reconsider things I had given up,...

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Going back to the office? 6 tips to help you adjust

Nata Schepy Our working situations have changed dramatically since early 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic caused many people to lose their jobs, and companies around the world made the move to remote work. For example, by June 2020, 42 percent of the US labor force were working from home, and 46 percent of employees in London reported working from home at some point in 2020. Over the past year, we’ve nailed the bed-to-Zoom commute: We can be up, presentably dressed (our top half at least), hydrated, caffeinated and in front of the screen in minutes. Despite the challenges of making our living space into our working space, we’ve gotten used to the comforts of working from home, and surveys show that employees are feeling anxious about...

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