Oct 21 2015

How to Meditate for the Modern, Stressed Skeptic

How to meditate mainMeditation used to have such a negative rap to it. There are a lot of skeptics, denying the health benefits to meditation, and at one point I too was one of those skeptics. However, after constant pressure from friends and family and learning how to meditate, I spent 5 minutes a day practicing the “techniques” I read up about.

I admit, at first my mind was running wild with doubt, but everyone kept saying, “stick with it, trust me.” And after a week or so of my practicing, I started to feel the change.

Meditation is often thought of the stereotype as the laughable, group circle that hums random notes. While those do exist, meditation is just a relaxation technique practiced by people of all cultures. Continue reading »

Oct 15 2015

Halloween Drinks and Accessories for Your Spooky Halloween Party

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Hosting an awesome Halloween Party? Well, get ready for our list of our favorite Halloween drinks! These cocktails are deliciously spooky, and as long as no one drinks and drive, we’re all for bingeing these drinks this Halloween! Safety first people.

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Oct 13 2015

8 Creative and Cheap Halloween Decorations for Your Home

Halloween is around the corner, and your neighbors have put up all of their decorations. Whether you didn’t want to blow your budget on expensive decorations, or you feel you don’t have enough, we at Crucial Vacuum have you covered with these creative and cheap Halloween decorations!

1. Trash Bag Spider Webs

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Via HowAboutOrange

More than likely, your home is stocked with trashbags, and with them, you can create these clever and cute looking spider webs that can decorate your interior or exterior walls! Continue reading »

Oct 8 2015

Healthy Tips to Boost Your Brainpower

boost your brainpower brainAs we work and drone away at our keyboards, at times we feel mentally spent and are left with no time to work on the things we’d love to do when we get home. It’s hard to remember that the brain is a muscle, and like a muscle you can train it to withstand fatigue and boost your brain power/stamina. Through this, your memory will become a lot more accurate and reliable, and your thought processes would quicken.

We realize this importance and we have compiled our favorite tips to boosting your brainpower and keeping away mental fatigue! Continue reading »

Oct 6 2015

Halloween Safety Tips for a Fun and Healthy Holiday

It’s that wonderful time of year where our creativity collides with our children’s joy. As we prepare our kids for this amazing holiday, we must always remember to stay safe and establish rules to protect your young ones from any harmful danger. Here are crucial Halloween Safety Tips that will help ease any worry you have for your children.

Preparing the Costumes


With young children especially, costume design plays an important role in your child’s safety. When choosing a costume try to accomplish the following:

  • Decorate bags and costumes with reflective stickers and tape and try to keep to bright colors
  • Try to use makeup rather than masks which could obstruct vision
  • Ensure your child carries glow sticks or flashlights to keep visibility and allow drivers to see them
  • Make sure the costume is the right size and doesn’t drag to avoid trips and falls
  • Try to avoid from using decorative contact lenses as improper wear can cause severe damage
  • Test out makeup before halloween to ensure no allergic reactions or swelling occurs. Remove before bedtime to keep away from irritating skin or eyes

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