Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Loving: JoJo Maman BéBé Summer Favorites + Sale

Summer is quickly coming to an end for us. Jack starts 2nd grade on August 8th and Dylan starts pre-k on August 13 and Lucia starts Mother's Day Out on the same day. It's been a wonderful summer filled with trips to the park, pool, lake and the beach and the JoJo Maman BéBé summer collection has been with us along for the ride. 

As you already know, JoJo Maman BéBé is one of my go-to stores for the latest styles in kid's fashion. The quality, designs and variety of their garmets is simply unmatched. Their unique collections are always priced well and their pieces are versatile and easy to mix and match.

Flamingo 2 pack leggings  - ON SALE - $9

And you are in luck! They are currently having an amazing summer sale and several of the items picture above are on sale. Run! There are lots of amazing deals, so now is the time to stock up and save!

About JoJo Maman BéBé 
Inspired by French and British style, JoJo offers full range of children’s wear, maternity, nursing, toys, nursery decor and gifts. JoJo’s aesthetic and small brand values provides families around the world with everything they need for their children, from pregnancy through age 6.
Sunday, June 03, 2018

5 Benefits to Using a Cleaning Team in Australia

Cleaning any space can be quite a hassle. But nothing compares to trying to spruce up a commercial space by yourself. More often than not, you will end up doing a difficult and demanding task that still doesn’t seem quite “right” in the end. This won’t happen because you’re a terrible cleaner by any definition! However, you might just need a professional touch. That’s one reason why professional cleaning services have become so popular in recent years. But hiring a competent team isn’t a walk in the park, either. The sheer number of cleaning services available might leave you feeling overwhelmed – even before you have to review things like their portfolio or customer feedback. So, if you are thinking about hiring a professional cleaning team from Australia but haven’t quite made up your mind yet, here are 5 benefits that should convince you that the process is worth it:

1. A Tailor-Made Plan 
Most cleaning companies are particularly eager to please their clients. This means that they will take all the time to listen to your requirements closely and identify just what you need. They will also work with you to create a cleaning plan that suits your needs. A good cleaning team will be flexible and ready to work within your schedule, and will be able to mobilize quickly if you need some extra work done fast. Working with such a tailor-made plan will give you the peace of mind that comes with knowing that your space will always stay clean, tidy, and presentable.

2. Work with Trained Staff 
Any good cleaning company will have a full stable of highly trained and skilled staff. The team will be comprised of professionals who have gone through hours of training to ensure that they deliver the highest quality services. Also, they will be able to work competently in any environment, delivering efficient cleaning services every time. More importantly, they will ensure that all of their staff has been through a rigorous battery of background and security checks. This will ensure that you are only letting the best team of people into your home or business.

3. Access to Specialized Equipment 
Good cleaning companies are always in the know about all the major developments and innovations within their industry. They will usually invest a lot of resources into finding and using the best equipment and cleaning materials on the market. This means that hiring a team of professionals ensures that your space is kept clean using the best equipment available. After all, nothing is impossible – as long as you have a wide range of supplies and specialized tools to work with!

4. Get on the Green Side 
If you want to reduce your environmental footprint, then it might be a good idea to hire a team of professional cleaners. That’s because the industry has made huge strides in this regard over the last few years. Any reputable cleaning company will be committed to using only the most eco-friendly products possible. They will have a variety of environmentally-friendly solutions that are safer for both the environment and everyone who comes in contact with them.

5. Saves You Lots of Time 
Keeping any space clean and tidy can be a huge undertaking, especially if you are doing it yourself. However, working with a good cleaning team will help to free up your time. This will ensure that you remain focused on what really matters without worrying about the cleanliness of the space.

Disclosure: This post was written by the client. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I personally believe will be a good fit for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255.
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Check It Out: PAW Patrol live tour + GIVEAWAY!

School's out for summer in Georgia and with temperatures rising fast, I'm always looking for fun ways to entertain Dylan (3) and Lucia (2) indoors. I recently found out that Nickelodeon's PAW Patrol is on tour and they are coming to my city! Geared towards kids age 2-6, PAW Patrol Live! has two tours on the road right and they each feature a live stage musical with all main characters from the popular animated series. Perfect!

Race to the Rescue:
PAW Patrol is on a roll with its hit live tour! 

It's the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. PAW Patrol to the rescue! Ryder summons Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma and Everest to rescue Mayor Goodway and to run the race in her place. Using their unique skills and teamwork, the pups show that “no job is too big, no pup is too small,” and share lessons for all ages about citizenship, social skills and problem-solving as they make several heroic rescues on their race to the finish line.

The Great Pirate Adventure: 
PAW Patrol Live! sets sail with a new pirate adventure! 

X barks the spot in this all-new live tour! It's Pirate Day in Adventure Bay, and Mayor Goodway is getting everything shipshape for a big celebration! Just then, Ryder gets a call for help from Cap’n Turbot, who’s fallen into a dark and mysterious cavern. It’s PAW Patrol to the rescue! Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky and Zuma save Cap'n Turbot and discover a secret pirate treasure map that leads them on an epic adventure! Over land and on the high seas, the pups set out to find the treasure for Mayor Goodway so the celebration can go on. But things get ruff when Mayor Humdinger decides to find the treasure first for Foggy Bottom. The pups will need all paws on deck for this pirate adventure, including some help from the newest pup who’s all ears … Tracker! Using their heroic rescue skills, problem-solving and teamwork, the pups set sail to save the day on this pirate-themed adventure. No job is too big, no pirate pup is too small!

The fabulous  PAW Patrol team want to give you the chance to win 4 (four) tickets to one of their upcoming shows!

HOW TO ENTER Simply follow the instructions below to enter this giveaway using Rafflecopter – it’s easy! You can enter daily by tweeting about the giveaway. Giveaway ends on Monday, June 4th at 11:59pm. Open to US residents only.
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Enter PUP5 during check out and receive $5 off each Paw Patrol Live! ticket. Excludes VIP and Gold Circle seats. Visit pawpatrollive.com/tickets to find all upcoming cities. You can also sign up for the Paw Patrol mailing list, Tail Mail, to be notified when a new date is added to your area.
Saturday, May 12, 2018

4 Ways that customized products can help your business

Customization has become the latest trend in everything. Customers want to feel like they really own the product and that it represents them. They want to be involved in the production. They need their taste to be considered. In today’s world, people are more drawn to unique customized products. The customer wants his or her own way or just like the one his or her friend owns. It is for these reasons and many more why you need to add customization to your products. Below are some of the ways in which customized products can help your business:

  1.  Creates and develops your brand. Having customized products means that you have a logo that is consistent in all your products. The uniqueness of the product creates a new brand in the market that is only associated with your business. This means that there is a new brand in the market and you are the owner. Customization helps you achieve this uniqueness and continuous customization and domination in the market will be a major boost to your brand as it grows. 
  2.  Free advertisement. Customizing your products means free publicity in the market world. With customized products, you get to print out whatever you wish to communicate with your consumers freely. Customization goes to great extents of having printouts or stickers of your product or business to freely advertise it on the products. For example, if you print t shirts Australia, and add a sticker of your product on it, it will freely advertise and create awareness for your potential future customers from just wearing it in public.
  3.  Adds to your sales. The sole purpose of a business is to make profits and for a good businessman, he or she always thinks of how to top up the profits. The higher the profits, the bigger the business grows. Customization means adding value to the product and by adding value, you add the price. This means that customized products are a bit more expensive. Research has also shown that customized products are preferred despite their high prices. This means that there will be more sales, and with more sales, there will be high profits. 
  4. Creates customer loyalty. Customization has brought the buyer and the seller together in closeness and harmony. There is no other better relationship of value to the seller as a good buyer-seller relationship. This means that the seller has a good stable market of his or her own goods. The goods are consumed as produced and the consumer is happy. A happy and satisfied customer means that he or she will be back for more and will refer friends and family. The customers become loyal to your product because of your customized brand.  

In business, with the high demand for the product, there should be a high supply for it to balance. There is no other better way to increase your supply but through customization. It will ensure that your business grows and always gets the best ratings on your website. Customization means that you have the control of the market and your product.

Disclosure: This post was written by the client. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I personally believe will be a good fit for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

4 Companies to Keep on Speed Dial for Your Business

There are many things that are necessary for running a successful business and it is very important that you are able to contact the people you need as fast as possible. Irregardless of the type of business you own, you will need a list of contacts that you can call whenever the need arises. While some services are more important than the others, chances are that you will need a number of different services in order to keep your business running smoothly. On the other hand, most business owners are likely to have hundreds of contacts, clients, and contractors which can all be quite tricky to keep track of. We’ve come up with a list of four companies you should always keep on speed dial.

   image via Decor8blog

IT Service 

It’s almost impossible to operate a business today without relying on computers. Moreover, if your business depends on computers, the first thing you need is an IT support company that will take care of your systems, manage date, keep you protected from viruses and malicious software, as well as all the other security-related issues. The ability to contact an IT expert in case there is a problem with your computer could prevent losing important data and avert the risk of losing clients. IT support is a must for online businesses where data storage and management plays a vital role. 

Security Management 

When it comes to safety, every business owner should be aware of potential risks that could affect the company and its employees. Installing cameras and alarm systems is not enough to keep your business protected. If there is an emergency, you must be able to contact a security provider company immediately. Most security companies today are able to react as soon as the alarm is triggered and respond by arriving within minutes. Safety should always be your priority, so make sure you have your security provider’s number on speed dial. 

HVAC Control 

Your office employees may find it difficult to work properly if there’s a problem with the ventilation or heating, for example. HVAC systems can often run into problems, which could in turn cause issues such as overheating, hot and cold spots or lack of air circulation. If left unchecked, these problems will only grow worse and you might as well end up in need of replacing your HVAC system altogether. To avoid this, you should find a reliable HVAC professional and have his number on speed dial in case of a problem. 

Tip: Peninsula Air Conditioning is one of the leading air conditioning services companies in Sydney, Australia. Be sure to check out the company website if you’re in need of a reliable AC company for your business. 

An Accounting Firm 

Professional accounting service is essential to the financial management of your business. An accountant can help you resolve many problems that could affect your business and it’s likely that you will need his assistance more often than not. Running a business can be incredibly stressful, but when tax season arrives, the pressure increases. 

Always try to keep your accountant’s number on speed dial, as you never know when you may need his assistance.

Disclosure: This post was written by the client. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I personally believe will be a good fit for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255.
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