How to Maximize your Space for Big Living in a Tiny House

TinyHouseCostTitleIn the wake of the United States’ economic crisis, many are trying to find a solution to a world of uncertainty; downsizing seems to be the best way to finding any form of a solution. More and more people are enchanted with the idea of building tiny homes, as others are moving into apartments, condominium or town homes with small rooms. Living in a tiny home, townhouse, an apartment, or a condominium can sometimes mean having to fit many items into rooms too small to hold them all, at first glance.

When placing furniture in a living room most people chose dark furniture because it is design-friendly, but most dark furniture needs much leg room as they often seem to block passages and take up more floor space than is desirable. When choosing furniture for small space, it is best to choose light colors such as cream, white and light blues that make the room seem larger. When choosing furniture with limited space, we have to pay close attention to the weight and the size of the objects.

The question of how many pieces have legs and how many have a box shape is also an important factor in finding the right furniture. Believe it or not, how many pieces and the color of the furniture makes a difference: furniture in lighter colors goes further in making your small space feel larger than those in darker colors can.

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A Journey From Doubt to Faith; Trusting God No Matter What

A journey from doubt to faithWhen God gives a Promise…regardless of the circumstances we should fight for it. The Bible states that “Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.” 2 Peter 1: 4. (KJV). There are times when it is entirely easy to trust in God’s word. Then there are times when we are overwhelmed with doubt because it seems like all life have to offer is different kinds of suffering.

However, despite the arguments of logic and the reason doubt enter our mind we can still trust in the faithfulness of God…and His promises in spite of the circumstances. God has provided us a guide to our journey of faith; titled the Bible. It will assist us in taking the correct path to the journey of faith through fasting, praying and trusting God no matter what through His word.

Walking the Journey from Doubt to Faith; Trusting God No Matter What

Thinking back on the journey I’ve traveled to overcome doubt to faith; it started at an early age in my life. However, being a curious child, I thought that I was only exploring life. A journey is taking single steps to begin recovery to overcome any issue. My journey from doubt to faith start when I found myself loving to read and write at an early age of seven; that when I found myself remarkably impressed after reading so many examples of doubt in the Bible.

I remember thinking for the bible to include so many examples of double in it, that must be evident that God has more tolerance of doubt than most people in churches. By the age of twelve, I was a committed Christian. But despite my personal commitment to God and my involvement in the church, I still began to have doubts about my faith walk with God.

Now, I believed 1 Thessalonians 5:10 that Jesus died that we might live through him, but I was still haunted by questions like, Am I living for God? Does God love me? Did God give his son that I might live? Moreover, did Jesus really die for my sins? Alternatively, did someone make this all up? Being a young babe in Christ, I did not understand how I allowed doubt to enter my faith walk with Christ. Especially, since doubt was not an acceptable part of being a Christian in my church.

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How much Fat do the body need? Five foods to avoid that reduce body fat

A nice healthy body needs a healthy diet and nutrition. After spending years adjusting to the body you were born with, it is important to begin learning how the body can intake both negative and positive body fat. We should also know our health and strive to maintain a healthy body. Since women and men are indifferent to body types, they carry different absorption of body fat. A woman can give more body fat and be less affected than men. The female body needs more fat than males mainly because of ovulation. That leaves me with the question – how much body fat does a human body need daily? Although male and female bodies are different, and they intake different amounts of fat, majority of human bodies are recommended a 20 to 30 percent fat intake. This article outlines five foods to avoid, to reduce body fat and maintain a healthy body

Food low in fat

If you want to reduce belly fat, which is the area of the body most people have a problem in reducing, it is best to avoid low-fat foods. Some might think because the food is low in fat it is good to eat and brings little body fat to the body. That is not the case. Just because a food is low in fat does not mean it is low in calories. The body only needs a certain amount of body fat; therefore, it is important to take precautions regarding the amount of fat entering the body. Keep in mind that food labeled low-fat are the main food you need to be careful about. To ensure your body doesn’t intake too much fat per day here are a few tips to assist eliminating confusion.

Try to avoid taking a lot of foods like salad dressings, fat-free cream cheese, mayonnaise, cottage cheese, milk and margarine. These foods are not really considered low-fat because they do not meet the 30% cutoff number of calories to be considered low-fat. To understand the quantity of fat one must also understand the type of fat that is also important. Certain fats which the body intakes from whole food like sunflower seeds, nuts and fish mixed with oil are essential for a healthy diet.

Fat-releasing food

Apples

Everybody has heard the saying ‘an apple a day keeps the doctor away.’ Not only does an apple keep the doctor away it also helps the body reduce fat. The apple’s skin supports the body with weight reduction because it has pectin that helps the body absorb fat. When the apple assists the body to release fat, the fat is the binding property that is deposited after absorption of fat cells.

Eggs

Hard boiled eggs have fatty acids and proteins mixed together that burns off fat. The inside of the hard-boiled egg called yolk is high in cholesterol but it not something to be stressed about

Salty foods and Fast Food

Food that is high in sodium like potato chips, curd cold cut, canned soup, pretzels, pasta and frozen pizza can influence body fat ratio because they are foods from salty sources which consist of high sodium and calories. Foods high in sodium are risk factors that drive up the blood pressure.

If you are a person who loves to eat out you never know how much salt and sodium is in the food you order. The best thing to do when eating out to reduce salt risk is to order low-sodium food. Another helpful tip is to ask the waiter/waitress to recommend items from the menu that has low sodium. Even if an item is listed as low sodium does not mean it is low in salt. Be aware that the item may be low sodium but may be very high in salt.

Refined Grains

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Looking for the Perfect Pair of Jeans; How to choose the Perfect Pair of Jeans

1-How-to-Choose-the-Perfect-Pair-of-JeansAre you looking for a pair of jeans that you simply can’t do without? Is it that you are not ready to get rid of your old jeans, no matter how old or torn they are? Then fit is probably the most crucial factor while purchasing a new pair of jeans, and you should opt for jeans with a perfect fit. Here is a guide to finding the perfect pair of jeans. This guide will help you in figuring out the jeans that has been designed especially for you.

Simple tips to choose the right sort of jeans for women

The tall, slender women with a narrow waist should purchase a pair of jeans that has a lower waist with a little flare at the bottom. It helps accentuate a female with long legs

A short woman with broad hips should purchase jeans that are meant for short women and is called “Jo.” The hip portion of these jeans are spacious for the hips and make a short female look taller. Also, purchase jeans with a longer waist because they make short women look taller.

Skinny jeans are the perfect choice for slim women. Skinny jeans are very popular jeans, high in demand, and the best part is that they will go with almost anything.

When purchasing jeans I recommend that females of all sizes buy at least one pair of dark jeans because they are more versatile.

Useful tips to choose the perfect jeans for men

Men do not care as much for fashion as they mainly stress more on comfort when selecting their pair of jeans. To make sure you stay comfortable, look at the wash of the jeans. So wash of the jeans matter a lot to males as comfort is their priority. So they should look for jeans that will hold up to many different washes, and that will last a long time. Dark shades are for winter and fall while light colors are for summer.

Four factors to examine when choosing the perfect pair of jeans:

Factor #1 Price & Manufacturer

The price typically indicates the quality of jeans and the manufacturer means a lot to people who pay great attention to detail and care about style above everything else.

Factor #2Purpose to wear (Occasions)

It is extremely important to know when and where to wear jeans while selecting the perfect pair of jeans. One should also keep in mind jeans with a darker wash are more suitable at posh restaurants, workplace or trendy nightclubs, whereas lighter fades are worn more during the day and early evening.

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