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  • InLifestyle, Travel

    Sunny Disposition: Enjoying The Real World After A Holiday

    The post-holiday blues are a thing, and they totally suck. How can it not? Just a few hours ago, you were enjoying the fruits of a far-off country, and now you’re sat in your messy apartment, setting your alarm for horrible o’clock and panicking about the amount emails you will have to deal with. Basically, you have hit reality harder than a brick hitting water.

    This begs one ginormous question: how are you meant to claw back that optimistic outlook you were enjoying so much while exploring the shores of wherever you’ve come back from?

    Well, the good news it is totally doable. So, instead of munching on some one-minute noodles, watching The Notebook and crying as you wonder what the point in it all is; stop what you are doing and read our top tips on how to keep the good vibes going.

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  • InWedding

    Organizing The Ideal Hen Party

    One of the most exciting parts of being a bridesmaid is organizing the hen party. This is something that can be a great opportunity to express a little something about how you feel about the bride to be. It’s also strangely stressful at times, so it helps to really know what you are doing! In this article, we are going to take a look at some of the most important parts of organizing an event of this kind. As long as you bear a few key things in mind, you should find that it goes much better than you could have ever hoped and that will make for one lucky bride!
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  • InWedding

    The 3 Aspects Of The Perfect Proposal

    Generally speaking, all proposals are amazing moments, and you will cherish it forever. However, there are a few aspects that elevate a simple proposal into the perfect one. Check them out here:
     
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  • InLifestyle

    Choosing the Best Company for Catering on Special Events

    All events should be delightful. Be it a birthday party, a wedding party, a family event, an anniversary celebration, Academy Awards or a more formal corporate event, it should have a good ambiance, tasty food, cool décor, and engaging activities. Whenever you are having an event at your place or planning one somewhere you should consider several companies that work for catering for events. Catering is an important part of any event as people remember the food for a long time and catering must not be the let-down of your party. That is exactly why you need to choose the caterer wisely and distinctly.

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    Top Tips for Choosing Best Companies for Catering in Events:

    Make a budget and stick to it: When you are opting for a catering company for your event, you must be careful with your budget. First, plan your event’s overall budget and keep a good space for catering expenses. As food is a large part of any event you must plan your budget accordingly. You should know the size approximately and purpose of your event so that you can decide on how much to spend for catering. Do not go overboard with the catering expenditure as it may weigh heavy on the other aspects of your event.

    Negotiate with the cost without compromising on the quality: Quality should be your main thing when you start selecting companies catering for events. One must not compromise with the quality of food as the guests will praise you for a long time for this reason. And it is also an aspect related to the health of many people. Hence the use of poor ingredients is a big no for any catering company. But you must not be overcharged for quality food. You must be able to negotiate fair prices and your catering company must be flexible to offer you the same.

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    Taste the food prior to deciding: You may have received a lot of recommendations from all your friends and colleagues about a certain caterer for events, but do not rely only on what others must say. Going for recommended people is indeed a good idea, but one must not stick to verbal claims only. Before you decide on a catering company, approach them for a food taste. Any recommended caterer would allow you a taste test to flaunt their delicacy. Taste every single item you intend to keep on the menu. Also, discuss with the caterer to ensure they serve same quality food on the big day of your event.

    Pre-decide the menu, Think and discuss: The company you choose catering for events must be enough competition to suggest you a few recommendations for dishes. They must know their strengths and which delicacy they make to perfection and are praised for absolute deliciousness. You must discuss the menu in detail with your catering company and ensure all you want on the menu should be served to the guests with utmost sincerity.

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    Your caterer must show prompt response and specific interest to execute your requirements: There should be a personal touch in everything that your caterer does. When you discuss your specific requirements with the company; they should listen with utmost attention, pay heed to even the smallest details of your requirement. They must be prompt in not only their services but also in providing solutions for any issues encountered during the event. If your catering company is not responsive enough then it is better that you move on to another one. Don’t just go by their name. Judge each aspect of their services crucially.  

    Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in any guest post featured on our site are those of the guest author and do not necessarily reflect the opinions and views of Beauty that walks as a whole.

    Author Bio: Melissa Hamler is an experienced and professional blogger. She loves to write a blog on various topics, like Automotive, Catering, Home Improvement, Business, Health etc. You can find her at Facebook or Twitter for more updates.

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  • InWedding

    Tips for Selecting a Caterer for Your Wedding Reception

    Weddings and marriage events are the places where you show off your style, taste, elegance and try to make an impression on the guests. Everything, right from the place, the decor, the ambiance to the lights, food and the management, is very carefully planned and things are handpicked in order to make the day a really memorable one for everyone. You need to choose the caterer for your wedding party after checking their previous work and market reputation. It is better to taste their foods and dishes if possible; before hiring and you can also ask them to arrange the buffet catering along with some sitting arrangement as per your needs. The choice of selecting a caterer is a very difficult one and should be made after due thought and trial and testing as a major part of your ceremony and its’ recall in the people’s minds will rest upon the food being served. A few tips for selecting the perfect caterers for a wedding reception have been given below.

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  • InHealth

    A Superfood a Day Keeps the Doctor Away


     It’s time for superfood! Yes, you’ve heard it right, even though you may not exactly be familiar with this term. However, there is no reason to be worried since we are here to explain everything. Let’s take a look at the following article and find out everything about superfood and its benefits for our skin and overall health.

    What is Superfood?

    Superfood is basically any type of food which contains a huge amount of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, viral nutrients, healthy enzymes and good fats. In other words, superfoods are all the foods which are healthy and which lower the risk of certain diseases. however, the key point here is that not al healthy foods are superfoods since they don’t represent a truly rich source of healthy substances we have already mentioned, even though they contain them to a certain extent. Furthermore, many healthy foods contain unhealthy elements as well, but superfood doesn’t and this is another crucial difference that you should keep in mind.

    Which Superfoods do we know?
    Superfoods can be found literally in every supermarket if you know where to look. In order to make this search easier for you. We have created a list of some of the best superfoods you can come across.
     
    Green is always the right choice
    We won’t be wrong if we say that all green foods are good since basically everything from spinach, kale to green tea contains an abundance of A and K vitamins, antioxidants and fatty acids which are considered to be particularly good for our skin because they reduce inflammation. Furthermore, algae can do wonders for your health as well. Since they can help the process of detoxification and cell renewal.

    Fruits
    Different kinds of fruit, especially avocado which is rich in fatty acids and vitamin A, pomegranate, papaya and berries, are considered to be superfoods. So, if you want to have a well-balanced and vitamin-rich diet, incorporate these foods into it as well.
     
    Why has Superfood skincare become so popular?
    As we have already mentioned, superfoods have an amazing effect on our skin. It’s not surprising that they have become such a popular part of skincare routines. These natural ingredients are not harmful, and people are trying to make the most of them. For example, you can even buy an amazing natural mosquito repellent which contains essential oils that not only keep the bugs away but also hydrate your skin.
    How to include these superfoods into your own skincare routine?
    Now that you know what superfoods are and what they can do. Let’s discuss the simplest ways in which you can incorporate them into your own skincare routine. First of all, we recommend that you start with cold pressed oils, such as avocado oil and chia seed. It can be incorporated into your creams and lotions. Homemade face masks are always a good choice, as well. However, you can also purchase branded skincare products which contain chia seeds for example, which are extremely rich in omega-3 fatty acids and antioxidants. These products have been proven to slow down the aging process significantly and stimulate collagen production. Finally, our personal favourites among superfoods are the goji berries. And since the vitamins they contain are absorbed much faster through the skin than through the stomach. These berries have become a standard ingredient of face-creams. Aside from vitamins A and C, the goji berries contain iron. They can serve as a perfect natural exfoliator and help you remove all the dead skin cells while brightening your skin tone at the same time.  
     

    As you can see, not only should superfoods be incorporated into your diet. They have proven to be extremely effective as skincare products as well. So, instead of harming your body and skin with toxic chemicals, go all natural. Remember that superfoods are truly the future.

    A Superfood a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

    Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in any guest post featured on our site are those of the guest author and do not necessarily reflect the opinions and views of Beauty that walks as a whole.


     

    Mia Taylor is a fashion and beauty enthusiast from Sydney and writer for www.highstylife.com. She loves writing about her life experiences. Travelling and enjoying other cultures and their food with her husband is a big part of her life. She is always on a lookout for new trends in fashion and beauty and considers herself an expert when it comes to lifestyle tips.  Twitter | Facebook

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