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Your house is one of the most, if not the most important landmark in your life. It is where you were born and where you will spend most of your life. It holds a very important place in your life as it has witnessed your evolution from a child to an adult firsthand. It is necessary therefore that you give it a befitting gift. Hence we urge you to get a beautiful portrait painting done that will illuminate the surroundings of your house by providing it with some grace and charm. A custom size portrait painting is a great...

The idea of a holiday was pioneered by those across Ancient Rome — and we haven’t looked back since. Whether we’re holidaying across the UK or taking a trip abroad, we always look forward to our short break away from work. However, did you know that a lot of wealthy Romans took holidays that lasted two years? Although our holidays don’t tend to be as extravagant as the Romans, more people seem to be embarking on travel adventures more than ever before with activities such as mountaineering, canoeing, zip-lining mountain...

Our oceans are filling with more plastic than fish, and we are relying more and more on food banks even as discarded food heads to the landfill. To say this current course of action isn’t sustainable is an understatement. Are businesses doing enough to address the growing problem of waste in the UK? More specifically, with people struggling to put food on the table, is the hospitality sector working to stop usable food going to waste? According to Wrap, the UK’s food and hospitality sector contributes over 2 million...

There’s no doubt that Ireland, the Emerald Isle, is one of the most naturally beautiful places in the world. For such a small piece of land, it’s packed full of wonders and treasures, and has a strong sense of identity that’s known the world over. Many an Irish American will grow misty-eyed when they talk about ‘the old land’, and somehow, the nation has convinced us all to celebrate its national saint’s day, even if we weren’t born there and have never even visited! If you are one of those people who has never visited,...

Helmets are a staple in the military and protection lines. They are lightweight, high-performing and are specifically designed to protect wearers during heavy fire. This protective equipment, when used in conjunction with body armor, will protect users far more and increase their chances of survival. Whether you work for the Department of Defense, or federal/state/local law enforcement, or are an enlisted soldier, tactical helmets are must when you’re facing gunfire. Any quality helmet should meet US MilSpec standards, which...

If you want your next vacation to be as near-perfect and as stress-free as it can be, then you need to ensure that you remain flexible while on it. Doing so will see you have more control over what you do, it’ll see you avoid fatigue, and it’ll help you to deal with and adjust to disaster should it occur. To see what you need to do in order to stay truly flexible on your next holiday, make sure to check out the advice below. Pack with care In order to stay truly flexible when on vacation, you need to be able to dress for any occasion....

Exploring new places, the varied culture, food habits, the weather, tradition – all these can be explored and enjoyed when you are a traveller. In fact, traveling helps you to know the world closer and better. But one is likely to face many problems and issues if you are not well-planned with your travel. So, here we go with the ultimate travel tips you should never ignore to have a safe, sound, and enjoyable trip. Be a flexible traveller Traveling to new places can make you encounter many uncertainties at any time. Things might...

This is a guest post courtesy of Paul Agelidis, the Founder and Owner at Revolucion, a cigar, tobacco and men’s gift shop in beautiful Vancouver, BC. Image Source If you’re having trouble keeping your beard well groomed, so the hairs look wild, tangled, dry, thin, or dull, it might be because you’re not using all of the right tools. There is a wide variety of tools and products that are specifically designed to help with specific issues related to grooming facial hair. Beard Brush or Comb Depending on how long your facial...

Most often the sports we participate in are the ones we played at school and college, or with friends and family, so our choices are made at a young age. There are very good reasons for considering taking up a new sort as you get older, though. For one thing, some college sports like football are really a younger person’s game, and as your stamina reduces with age and you pick up injuries on the sports field, at some point you’ll need to consider switching to a less demanding activity. For another, getting involved in a new kind of...

Fitness trends gain traction very easily, and it’s no surprise; one promise of “lose weight fast” and many people want to try it at least once. What if this one is the one that works? But a lot of these fads tend to be, well, a bit weird. Half of that strangeness goes hand-in-hand with the idea that it will help you lose weight quicker than anything else – “you’ve never tried a twerking fitness class before, so how do you know it won’t work?” Here, we take a look at some of this decade’s...