1. Tell us a bit about your background? I’m the partnerships manager, which means I look after our relationships with local businesses and sponsors.2. What’s your favourite thing to do in Brixton? I’ve lived her for a while now and this answer changes weekly, but at the moment I love hot yoga classes at Fierce Grace, after which I stagger down the road to Lucy’ Juices for a pick me up. As I expect most people who live here say, Brixton Market is a favourite spot – Fish Wings and Tings is an institution and Dave from Market Row wines will always find you a great bottle. Oh, and Three Eight Four on Coldharbour Lane does the best cocktails I can find.3. What’s your interpretation of this years’ theme ‘Kaleidoscopes’? I’ve been working with a lot of local businesses this year and the theme has been very meaningful for a lot of people, as it represents the mash-up of old and new that Brixton is currently experiencing.4. What book(s) are you currently reading? What’s it about? A few! Currently switching, depending on my mood, between Tim Jackson’s Prosperity without Growth (he has a great TED talk by the way) and Michael Ondaatje’s The English Patient, which is a favourite of my dad’s, so he’s chuffed I am finally reading it.5. What’s your favourite TED talk? An all time great and one that I always pass on to others is Jackson Katz – Violence Against Women: It’s a Men’s Issue. Heavy title I know, but just a genius argument and one that never fails to spark debate.
1. Tell us a bit about your background? I’m a finance consultant at PwC and I work in the partnerships team with TEDxBrixton.2. What’s your favourite thing to do in Brixton? Eating a bowl of noodles at Mama Lan in Brixton Market.3. What’s your interpretation of this years’ theme ‘Kaleidoscopes’? It’s about changing perceptions and seeing things in a different way.4. What book(s) are you currently reading? What’s it about? Money and football – a Soccernomics guide by Stefan Szymanski.5. What’s your favourite TED talk? Dan Gilbert: Why We Make Bad Decisions.
Decor. Published at Wednesday, October 10th 2018, 15:26:46 PM by Shelby G.
Easter parties are the perfect place for the pink, yellow, green or blue pastel goodie bags. Christmas decorations have changed over the years to include a wider palette of colors so that goodie bags of midnight blue or even earth tones can be used to match existing decorations or tableware.
Goodie bags are perfectly sensible for scout meetings and other group activities in which games generate prizes or other accomplishments are rewarded with patches or certificates which will need to be carried home. These can be sadly lost in the confusion of large rambunctious occasions. Issuing everyone a goodie bag with a few items inside will eliminate some of this problem. Writing names on the goodie bags will also help.
Backyard. Published at Wednesday, October 10th 2018, 14:00:42 PM by Shelby G.
Still others may have to hire an experienced contractor who has the expertise to do the job. Just take note that creating pits may pose as a dangerous project. When it is not done right, fire pits can cost a large sum of money for damages. It would be advisable that you entertain several bids to do the project for you. As they compete for your business, in addition to their estimates, designs and ideas including the finish type of materials that they will use. These bids will provide you with more ideas to choose from. Just be careful about some unscrupulous bidders, who would lower the cost of the project just to win your business but they may somehow finish the project below your expectations. Still, others may not finish your stone fire pit at all and you end up hiring another to finish it. The lowest bid may not always be the best value for money.
Basement. Published at Wednesday, October 10th 2018, 14:00:40 PM by Shelby G.
One of the most practical uses of a basement is to transform it into a home office. This is most practical for small business owners and it can also double as a study area for your kids. They will be able to focus properly.
Decor. Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 15:26:45 PM by Shelby G.
4. Decorate your home. The atmosphere should be all about Christmas, so make sure you put up your Christmas decorations. I also like to play Christmas music in the background. I've actually had guests join in and sing while decorating!
Basement. Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 14:50:44 PM by Shelby G.
You'll be surprised at how much a finished basement will add to the value of your property. After all, it amounts to doubling the living space in your home, so instead of having a small 1,200 square foot area to work, play, and relax in, you'll end up with almost twice that. It's like buying a larger house without having to move. In addition, if you decide to sell your home, potential buyers will love the fact that the house is a lot bigger than it looks, and you'll be able to command top dollar for the property.Adding Living Space, Family Time, and Value With Finished Basement Ideas
Does your family need more room to expand? How about finishing your basement? The area is already there and just waiting for your finishing touches. By doing the planning and even some of the work yourself, you can take your own family's needs and interests into consideration to create the perfect space. You can incorporate family activity areas into the mix, such as a game room, a pool or ping-pong table, or a home theater, in order to spend more time together as a family. While you're doing your family the favor of adding extra space and function to your home, you'll also be increasing the value of the property itself. Finished basement ideas abound to help you design the ideal space for all of your needs.
Decor. Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 14:50:38 PM by Shelby G.
The theme of autumn has always been the harvest and the wreaths this year showcase that featuring autumn berries in many designs. This option is perfect for those that prefer a more subtle and understated arrangement over the designs mentioned above. Created in the spectacular colors of the autumn season, these wreaths feature cluster of rich autumn berries that instantly bring to mind food and the harvest.
Silk florals have come a long way in recent year from their unattractive beginnings. This autumn season, silk florals add bright autumn color to fall wreaths. These designs can be simple arrangements of autumn colored leaves or the more elaborate designs featuring autumn florals. Often these arrangements are so life-like, it is impossible to tell that they are not made up of fresh florals even when only standing a few inches away. Long lasting and much more durable than dried arrangements, silk might be the way to go if you wreath will be exposed continuously to the elements.
Garage. Published at Monday, October 08th 2018, 15:01:22 PM by Shelby G.
* Garage Storage Ceiling
This type of garage storage facility is considered an excellent choice by many people because the cabinet can be moved around the garage with relative ease. There may be shelves right inside such cabinets on which smaller items are kept; there may also be hooks for hanging these items. At any time you may have the cabinet moved to another location if you think you'd want another item to occupy the same position without displacing the materials and items you have kept in the cabinet. This type of storage facility will just be easily rolled to a new spot.
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