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Many women in Western countries enjoy unprecedented freedom compared to those that came before them in previous generations, so it can be easy to assume that women throughout the majority of the globe have it pretty good these days. However in China, Millennial females are struggling the cast off a cultural tradition that renders those that do not get married before the age of 25 as Sheng Nu, or leftovers. While many endeavor to achieve a standard of living that is far superior that anything their parents had ever enjoyed before, the tremendous amount of effort that building a career…

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Planning a trip to Tokyo can be a pretty overwhelming task to do. How do you decide where to stay in a city so big? How do you get around if you don’t speak the language? etc. Google what the Tokyo metro map looks like and you might start having anxiety now! Thankfully, the Japanese are very organized and everything that you need to read like street signs, train maps, etc is in English as well. Google maps is also synced with the public transit and schedules so it is a fantastic way to help you navigate the city with relative ease. At…

Tips on Getting Driver's License

Whether you are a teenager eager to get behind the wheel or an adult who has been hesitating for one reason or another for years. Here are some insanely useful tips on getting a driver’s license. Take a Driver’s Education Course This sounds like common sense but some people try go without a Driver’s Education (or more commonly, “driver’s ed”) course.  Getting a proper drivers ed course will give you important hand on experience as well as personalized classroom training. Not only will this help you with your written and driving test, it may also waive some requirements depending on your state.…

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Whether it is a house for you, your family member, or a close friend; due to aging or other health conditions; getting around can be difficult. Here are some tips for making a home more accessible. It is important to have a space that is enjoyable for everyone. Don’t Forgot Outdoor Space Many people concentrate on indoor spaces but an accessible garden or yard can be just as crucial, fresh air is proven to be good for you. So when thinking about making a yard more accessible, you want to start with a hard flat path, that prevents slipping, tripping…

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Looking to sell your home for more this year? There are a few things that can be done that will improve the value that it will fetch on the open market. Check them out below, apply them, and reap the benefits of a bidding war that will drive your earnings well above asking price. 1) De-clutter your home Having a beautiful house in a sought after neighborhood might seem all you need to get an excellent price for your property. However, if suitors tour it with tonnes of magazines on the coffee table, baby toys scattered on the carpet, and…

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World class museums, landscapes, transportation, food, entertainment, and nightlife are only a few of things these most popular cities in the world for travel offer. Whether you want a bustling megacity on the beach or a city in the serene mountains, one of these popular destinations is guaranteed to suit your fancy. For for some more real time info on international travel, check out Get Your Guide.com or keep reading for a few my favorite picks, and maybe add them to your list of places to visit this year. Istanbul Straddling both the European and Asian continents, Turkey’s most populous city, Istanbul had…

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While old people’s homes have their advantages, most elderly people prefer to live in their own homes for as long as they can. In fact, almost three quarters of seniors said in a 2010 AARP survey that they wish to live at home so long as they’re able to do so safely. Besides being more comfortable, it’s also a smart move financially to stay put. Senior care homes don’t come cheap, with the average fees being around $35,000 a year, and even more in major metropolitan areas like New York City. But living at home becomes challenging the older we…

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Our homes are a special place for our heart, and we’d all love to add a personal touch to them. Our homes are meant to be cosy, our favourite hiding habitat and maybe reflect our identity. Nothing does this better than decorating it yourself. Go shopping buy curtains you like, or get that gorgeous chair. Sometimes it’s best to do away with the colour pallet rules and themed ideas. A lot of online retail stores also offer some beautiful furniture and decor accessories, Mobikwik coupons only make it better. But if you’d still like to do things yourself here are…

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Trying to plan to perfect bachelor party? Your groom deserves a proper send off before tying the knot and there is no better place to do it than in Europe. Some of the planet’s wildest, loudest, sexiest, and most booze soaked cities are in the Old World. While there are dozens of epic stag party destinations in Europe, I’ve narrowed down a few of my favorite cities in Europe for bachelor parties. Amsterdam Let’s start with the obvious, for reasons that need not be explained Amsterdam will not disappoint for a stag party. Though this Dutch city has much more…

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Reports suggest that around 23 percent of us are worried about costs associated with ensuring our parents or other close relatives receive the necessary care they may require in the future. Many of us have seen horror stories in the media of elderly people being forced to sell their homes to afford care, but it is believed that the elderly care situation isn’t quite as bleak as is made out. In fact, it’s thought that the number of families worried about elderly care costs could be significantly reduced through easier access to information, and a better understanding of how care…