Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Cheer Up Your Partner...Try These Sweet and Thoughtful Ways


We've all been there: you have a terrible day at work, or you're not feeling great about  things, maybe you have a conflict with a companion, or you basically woke up on some unacceptable side of the bed. Awful days happen to everybody. At the point when your accomplice is the one feeling down, it tends to be hard to watch them struggling. However it's not generally conceivable to remove another person's pressures, there are little approaches to help! In case you're attempting to think of ways for how to brighten up your accomplice, you've come to the correct spot.

My own prompt motivation is normally to attempt to help my accomplice in general. Now and again, this can really be counterproductive. At the point when our friends and family are having an awful day or are worried, they regularly simply need a little space to decompress and sort it out themselves. Meanwhile, discovering little, significant approaches to brighten up your accomplice can truly have an effect. 

Also, don't imagine that the best way to brighten up your accomplice is by going through cash. Indeed, endowments are extraordinary and consistently appreciated, however as a rule what helps the most is quality time, assisting them with feeling cherished, fun interruptions, and obviously, their number one food varieties.


Isn't it Romantic

Slip a sweet love note in their pocket. Stay on their mindIt does not have to be a long paragraph; however, make it a few words referencing  their Love Language.

Send your love a Mix Tape...(oops, I mean a Playlist, lol. Telling my age). Nothing like music to bring back memories of yesterday and when you both were young and couldn't get enough of each other. 

Speak their Love Language. Show them that you were and are paying attentionBrighten their day!

What is your loves favorite body part of you? Tease your love with a picture of that body part...(hey there keep it PG, LOL.  Show them you still got the heat.


A serving of sweetness

Give your sweetie a break from the Honey Do List.  Surprise your honey and remove a few of the chores off the list.

Give a Surprise Plant. Yes, flowers are always a treat; but plants allow them to nurture and think of you daily.

Smooch a little longer. Take a few extra minutes in the day to just hold your partners hand, kiss, hug and heal together.

Take a picture of the two of you in a photo booth. Send your honey a copy of that picture as a reminder of the two of you on a fun date.

Watch something that your honey likes to watch. Again, remember the 5 Love Languages and show your sweetie you are fair and thoughtful.


Palette Pleasers

Don't save a fancy meal for special occasion only. What an extraordinary treat to get back home following a difficult day of work. Get the great cuts of meat, the freshest veggies, and a pleasant wine choice.

Help them get a boost on their day with a cup of Jo in bed. There are few things sweeter than splitting open an eyeball and having your warm coffee prepared to go on your bedside table. Indeed fair a number of additional cozy minutes in bed can make one feel additional adored.

Take them out to their favorite restaurant. Not as it were does it appear merely pay consideration to the things they adore, it is something to look forward to and a great way to urge their intellect off their inconveniences.

Bake their favorite dessert. Whether they’ve got an adored pastry kitchen or are fixated with a treat that as it were, you'll be able make, appearing up to work or a hang out with their favorite sweet treat is beyond any doubt to liven them right up.

Pick up the spices they’ve been wanting and the ingredients for a recipe. That way, they not as it were get the blessing of a modern spice but an energizing modern supper prepared to go.




Relax, Relate, Release

Offer an spontaneous rub. We hold so much pressure in our bodies, particularly after long days slouched over a computer. Indeed a brief ten-minute bear rub or foot rub can offer assistance to discharge pressure, push, and the physical signs of uneasiness.

Get them a membership to wellness apps. Sign them up for Fitbit or wellness tracker so that they can take a few time out of their day to center on their enthusiastic well-being.

Suggest an evening walk in their favorite neighborhood. Leave the phones at home and make sure you can both connect and talk out any issues they’re having.

Get them a soothing face mask. Pop it in the fridge so it’s extra refreshing when they use it. Add some Enya to the mix and maybe even give them a little scalp rub while it’s on their face for some serious relaxation.

Draw a candle-lit bath. Bonus points if you have a glass of wine waiting for them as well.




Plan Adventures

Week night home movie extravaganza. Pick a flick that you both have been wanting to see, get the popcorn ready to go, pour an adult beverage and order your favorite take out for a relaxing evening.

Join them at the Gym or for a workout. Nothing like endorphins to help you two refocus on other things.  You get a chance to take care of your bodies and get all hot and bothered and take it to the bedroom to use some of those new moves you learned at the gym.

Just Dance. Don't let the fact that either of you may not be great dancers, it is just the two of you and no one else is watching. bust a move or just slow dance and enjoy the embrace.

Go for some screen-free bonding time. Play a game or do a puzzle from the newspaper or pick up a book of puzzle.

Plan your dream trip. You may not be able to take the trip, but nothing is stopping you from dreaming and planning together. What's the harm in a little day dreaming.

LIVE! DO! BE!






  • Gratitude:
  • Serve:
  • Prayer/ Meditation:
  • Self-care:
  • Philanthropy:
  • Adventure:
  • Dream:
  • Inspire:
  • Influence:
  • Impact:

12 Easy Affordable Tips for Enjoying your Small Apartment Patio

Dust, Decorate, Dine 

Why not enjoy your apartment 

patio or balcony?


 Budget-Friendly Tips For Outdoor Entertaining

Hooray! The arrival of warmer weather has us planning our outdoor entertaining. After months of being inside we could not wait to get grilling and enjoying the summer days and nights with or without friends and family. Outdoor entertaining can be easy and that's what makes it so much fun.  Here are 12 easy and inexpensive tips for outdoor entertaining that Taylor Made Guide knows will help you relax and enjoy the season.

  • #1 Keep Food Simple 
  • #2 Add an Umbrella/ Cover
  • #3 Use Rugs 
  • #4 Outdoor Pillows
  • #5 Use a Throw as a Table D├ęcor
  • #6 Re-purpose Items
  • #7 Utilize a Bar Cart
  • #8 Fresh Flowers 
  • #9 Music
  • #10 Use the Grill 
  • #11 Get Help
  • #12 Make it a Pot Luck

  • Create Your Outdoor Entertaining Space


Create a Cozy Dining Nook

Love to dine alfresco but have a tight space? Bistro tables are the perfect solution. 





Anthem Strong Families 6 Tips to provide for a healthy family environment


 

Friday, July 9, 2021

TIPS FOR PREPARING FOR BACK TO SCHOOL

 



It’s that time of year again: time to get ready for the back to school season!

It may only be July, but summer days always seem to fly by. Before you know it, the sounds of the school bells are ringing and the start of a new year will be here.

To help get you started, Taylor Made Guide has created a list of things to get your family (and you!) ready for a stress free first day of school.


Preparing for Back to School

Create a Control Center in your home: 

Calendars for your busy lives, appointments, sports, extracurricular activities etc.

Back pack station

Homework Station

Organized Kitchen


Schedule:

Health care

Eye care

Dental Care


Stock up...

School Supplies

Basic essential Clothing item... tees, jeans, light weight jacket for cold classrooms

Cleaning Supplies


  • Start your morning schedule now
  • Start eating a healthy breakfast now
  • Healthy lunch options, show them how and what to pack
  • Follow a lunch schedule, find out their lunch time and start to eat them.
  • Make dedicated TV/ Screen time
  • Play games to keep minds sharp
  • Start & Stick to a bedtime routine
  • Read every day 
  •         Start working on the closet
  •          Make a plan for success i.e. determine what worked and what was a challenge

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Are You Headed For Burnout

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Life, life is messy and we are pulled into so many directions that it can be a challenge keeping it altogether and maintaining a decent level of sanity to function at an acceptable level most day.
I wanted to share the article I found and that you stop to take care of yourself before it is too late.




 

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