Monthly Archives: August 2016

Finding out What to Buy Helped Me to Make Better Decisions

I wondered if I could find a leather furniture guide if I did a simple search online. I really wanted to buy some, but I did not know the first thing about what to look for at the store. I wondered if I needed to go really high end or if I could get away with buying something that would come with a budget price. I also wanted to buy some nice wood pieces. Most of the furniture that my husband and I had for years was made of particle board covered by veneer, and I just felt it was best that we start looking like we live in a home where adults live instead of teens who are broke.

One thing that I found out about wood furniture is that it can scratch really easily if you are not careful. The veneer covered furniture that we had for so long could really take beating, but could still be damaged if you weren’t careful. This was especially true of dropping sharp things on it or chipping the corners accidentally. But at the same time, we could put our feet up on the coffee table with no problem without ruining anything. I also learned that I could contact a glass company and have someone come over to measure everything and make thick glass tops for all our new items.

I decided to go with buying some leather furniture that was in the middle of the price scale. Everything that I learned online stated that it is best if you do not go with really cheap quality items because you can find yourself having to shell out more money to replace it within just a couple of years. And it is also not a must that a person buy the top of the stuff either. I ended up going to a store nearby to pick out everything that I wanted. I didn’t even have to go to other places because I fell in love with what I wanted at the first store I visited.

A Party Bus Rental for My Grandparents’ Anniversary

My grandparents are going to celebrate their 75th anniversary in a few weeks. We wanted to do something really special for them, because they have always made our own special days very nice. They never forget a birthday, an anniversary, or any other special occasion, but nothing can really compare to 75 years of wedded bliss. They are both still very active too, so we wanted to take them somewhere nice. My mom suggested that we load up a Platinum party bus rental and take everyone to their favorite restaurant.

I thought that was a great idea, mostly because they would never expect that. Their favorite restaurant is nearly two hours away, and they rarely go there because of the distance. They used to live much closer, but they moved here to Toronto about ten years ago.