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Why We Love the Samoa Victim Support Group

Why We Love the Samoa Victim Support Group

A 23 year old mother was beaten by her husband and her 2 week old child was hospitalized.  A 40 year old mother was raped by a man in her village.  A 7 year old child sustained severe injuries to his face after being beaten by his father.  A 16 year old was impregnated by her step father and now no longer goes to school.  These were just some of the cases that the Samoa Victim Support Group (SVSG) has assisted with in January of this year.  There are more cases of abuse and violence that are silenced to the...

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5 daily uses for Coconut Oil

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5 daily uses for Coconut Oil

We are all hearing about the benefits of coconut oil for our skin, hair and bodies in general, but how does one go about actually incorporating the use of Coconut oil in their everyday lives?  Here are 5 daily uses for Coconut oil. Hair I was born with a head full of thick, curly hair.  Growing up I used many different products to tame my fro from hair gel and hair mousse to leaving hair conditioner in my hair.  All these products ensured that I was left with beautiful curls, but left my hair dry and brittle with a scalp...

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5 Ways to enhance your home's visual appearance when selling your home

5 Ways to enhance your home's visual appearance when selling your home

Selling your home can be a stressful event in anyone's life.  Knowing the tricks that can enhance your home's visual appearance could be the key to selling your home faster. Here are 5 ways to enhance your home's visual appearance when selling your home:   1. Bath Towels Staging a home is a crucial part of selling your home.  Research has shown that 49% of buyers are affected by home staging.  This does not mean that it needs to be staged by an interior designer.  It can be as simple as adding fluffy white towels to the bathroom to bring...

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5 Handy Tips for Feeding Baby

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5 Handy Tips for Feeding Baby

Your child has reached the stage where they are able to begin eating solid foods.  This is a great time and should be celebrated.  However, babies don’t always like the food they are given and can even see food as being a new toy which can lead to a big MESS!  It will not only get on their clothes it will get on you, it can even get on the walls!  So here are 5 handy tips for feeding baby. Let baby set the pace for the meal When you sit down to eat a meal you may like to...

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How to make your earrings work for you!

How to make your earrings work for you!

It is a little known fact that earrings can make or break an outfit.  They are the easiest accessory to throw on in the last minute and they can be the difference between standing out in the crowd and blending into the wallpaper. The first thing that you need to do is to understand the types of earrings available and which ones are best for your face shape.  The first thing is to know there are essentially three types of earrings: Studs – small earrings that come in a variety of shapes.  Studs can accentuate without pretention. Drops – can...

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