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Starting The Summer Break At The Spray Park In Celebration Park

Spray Park at the Celebration Park in Allen, TX

Summer is just around the corner my friends.  What are your plans to beat the heat? Are you heading to the beach or to a cold place this summer?

While you are in the process of finalizing your summer vacation plans, take your kids to splash park or a spray park near you. Children enjoy anything involving water fun during the summer.

My cousin and a few mom friends took our girls to the spray park in Allen.  It is quite a bit of a drive but we like it there better because the spray park has more than five water play equipment that the children enjoy. Next to the spray park is a big playground  with swings and all.  There is also a pavilion with tables and chairs for picnics. For some relaxation time, visitors can also enjoy having a good conversation under the shady trees along side of the spray park.

Banana Boat Sunscreen and sunglasses.

There is so much joy in the children’s eyes splashing and playing with the water in the spray park. Just don’t forget to re-apply your trusted sunscreen on your little ones’ skin for protection against the harmful sun rays. My darling daughter and I use Banana Boat Sunscreen Spray with SPF 50+. It is non-greasy and easy to apply sunscreen spray. Important:  Close eyes when spraying on the face. Sunglasses are an essential this summertime, too. They protect your eyes from harmful glare of the sun. For glare sensitive people like me, I always wear sunglasses outdoors. They are a must-have accessories.

So whatever you decide to do outdoors this summer, always bring sunscreen and wear sunglasses.

Travel And Hair Style Can Be Convenient

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine.

Hello there! How are you doing? I hope you had a wonderful time traveling and visiting. One of my friends is in the Philippines right now. She and her whole fam bam is attending a family’s graduation ceremony. Wow. I wish I am in the Philippines right now. Oh wait, I was just there last year. Geez…it’s so nice to be on vacation.

I am saying this because so many people are traveling for the summer.  This week is the last week of school here in our district (Community ISD), and it is my darling daughter’s graduation day from Kindergarten tomorrow.  We haven’t got to sit down and talk about our summer travel plans just yet. I am ready for summer.

Anyway, this is the time when graduation parties are held.  There are so many invites to parties here and there. You have to be very wise on which ones to attend. Also, you will need to look gorgeous as well. Graduation party is a special event so you would want it to be memorable. Going to hair salon for hair style can be expensive and time consuming. Another idea to consider for good-looking hair-do is using wigs. Yes, wig usage has been trending years and years ago. Nowadays, you can even select different types of wig style, color, length, and volume. There are many selection of remy hair for sale on the Internet but BlackHairSpray.com has so many to choose from. They come in all kinds of style and length ranging from 10 inches to 18 inches. Awesome. In addition, wigs are convenient to carry when you’re traveling. There is no need to worry about bad hair day.

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I have a thin frizzy hair and there is no hope of bringing its volume back to its fullness like the way it used to be when I was younger. So I guess I have to consider wearing a wig one of these days – for special occasion, of course. Why not?

Mitsuwa Marketplace – New Store To Check Out In North Dallas

Mitsuwa Marketplace in Plano, Texas

 

Very busy food court. Mitsuwa Marketplace.

 

Lots of cute stuff in the novelty store. Mitsuwa Marketplace.

 

My new pair of socks – Totoro. Mitsuwa Marketplace.

Things to Consider When Expanding Your Small Business

As exciting as it can be to expand your small business, there are few things you should really consider, especially if you’re planning on bringing in more employees. As a business grows, so too do its responsibilities, and it’s important to get ahead of them before you find yourself completely overwhelmed. Luckily, there are a few simple things you can do to help ensure that you don’t get bogged down in the details, and that’s exactly what this guide is for. This guide will take a look at a handful of ways in which you can grow your business responsibly and ensure that it’s prepared for anything that might come up throughout the process.

 

Financial Considerations

It’s no secret that expanding a business costs money, but oftentimes people forget about many of the underlying costs associated with bringing new people in, or pursuing a new location. For instance, as a business grows and brings in new people, so too do its insurance costs. While companies like Captive Insurance help to lower these costs by bringing many different small businesses together, it’s still worth considering before you grow too quickly. Similarly, if you plan on expanding into a new market, make sure you research the differences in demand that might exist there. Even if your company is used to selling a product or service one way in a specific region, it might need to adapt to the demands of a new market. And, of course, you’ll need to balance these new demands with the existing ones of your current business, just because you’re expanding to a new location doesn’t mean you can abandon the management of the old one.

Geographical Considerations

When expanding your business, you’ll want to shop around for the best fit for the next iteration of your company. For new entrepreneurs, it’s worth looking for places that are close enough to the old store that you can easily travel there without it costing an arm and a leg. It’s also worth keeping an eye out for other services that are tangentially related to your own though. If you can buy these companies in the process of expanding your own, you’ll be package these services together and offer your customers something even more valuable. Even if you can’t buy out other local businesses, simply setting up shop near them can create a nice synergy that will pay off for you in the long run.

Running a small business can be scary, so it’s only natural for there to be some trepidation about taking it to the next level. But if you focus on the job ahead of you as much as you did to make your business successful in the first place, then there’s no reason to think you won’t be prepared for whatever happens.