Asked recently to write about vapour cigarettes, I have to confess that I had never heard of such a thing. Some internet research later and I discovered that electronic cigarettes are very much a quickly growing concern. A Google search revealed there is no smoke without fire as almost six million results just for the phrase “electronic cigarette” were returned. The electronic cigarette has been in existence for almost three years and is a clever device aimed at providing smokers with a healthier option. Apparently also useful in helping to reduce and indeed quit smoking altogether. (more…)
As a parent, your worst fear is that your children leave this world before you do. No parent should have to endure the loss of a child. I love my children and I hope they outlive me. A couple of months ago, my son’s future was put in jeopardy. My son passed out during a football game. I watched in horror. I did not know what was wrong. He was not breathing. Luckily, I knew CPR. I rushed down and performed it on him. I realized we need defibrillators for schools. I did not want something like this to happen to another child. My son was lucky, but the child might not be as fortunate.
My wife and I took our son to the hospital. We discovered that our son had an irregular heartbeat during the game. His heart was beating faster than normal. My son is very healthy with no known health conditions. He must have been nervous about the game. (more…)
Ever since homes were first built, we have constantly found ways to improve different aspects of how homes operate. Whether you are talking about the safety of door locks or the efficiency of temperature control, convenience and reliability have become staples of a great home. Of course most of the time when big innovations are found they come from things that people had previously just accepted and never thought twice about. This is the case with YouSafe, which changes the way people use their doorbell and makes it a much better way to handle visitors to any home.
The bottom line is that right now doorbells are not always effective, especially in the case of senior citizens, disabled persons, or anyone that may not be able to quickly answer the door. The reason is that while there are all kinds of options for making doorbells louder or easier to recognize, there is not much to communicate in the other direction. Sometimes when a person rings a doorbell they do not even know if there is a person inside, let alone if they are available or if they heard the doorbell. Instead the only real option is to sit there and wait to see if someone comes.
In today’s world, whether the person waiting is just a friend or someone trying to do their job, waiting forever is just not an option. Sometimes people delivering packages cannot even afford to wait more than a minute, as time wasted prevents them from continuing to do their job. So it makes sense that if they are unsure about someone being home they are likely to leave when there is no quick response, which is an obvious problem if you cannot get to the door quickly. YouSafe changes this though, by allowing homeowners to notify the person at the door when they are coming.
When I decided to sell my house, I knew that I was going to have to do it quickly because I needed to be 400 miles away in the town where my new job was as soon as possible. Because of this, I put the price at slightly lower than market value, figuring that would get interest in it a lot quicker than if it was just at average value. I knew the next step would be to research conveyancing fees so I could find the company that I wanted to help me with the transfer of the house.
I could have gotten a conveyancer quick, but I knew that I had to be careful because of the fees that some of them charge. (more…)
I love going to Las Vegas with my friends and family and we always end up staying in dumps. I hate to say it but we tend to be on the cheap side when it comes to traveling. Normally I don’t mind because I know we’re saving money but this time I wanted to really live it up when we went to visit again. I started looking into luxury apartments in las vegas because I wanted something a little bit more upscale this time. I browsed on the internet at the different apartments that were available and I found quite a few that I liked. (more…)
My boss has a very successful driving instruction school. He started out with just one vehicle, but now he has three. There are three full time trainers, and I work in the office. I handle the scheduling, maintenance, and other things that one associates with a driving school. It might seem like the job would be boring, but there is always something going on. Take last week, for instance. One of the kids had an accident while driving, and I had to find a dual controlled vehicle hire as well as make arrangements for the damaged vehicle to be fixed.
We have a regular garage that handles all of our minor maintenance issues like oil and checkups, but this was the first time that we needed to actually have body work done. He told us that it would take about two weeks before it would be done because he had to order special parts. There was no way we could go two weeks without the car, because we had appointments for each day, including the weekends. I did not want to have to reschedule everyone, because it would have been almost impossible to get caught back up. (more…)
There are a lot of coach hire for Cheltenham, but some of them are much better than others, for instance I have been on tours where the conductor didn’t actually know much about the place but for some reason still got the job taking other people around and trying to tell them about it. These people usually are unable to answer any of your questions and often times get a little upset if you try to get any more detail out of them. It’s a terrible way for the coach company to run a business, but many of them just don’t care. Then you have the other side of the coin, where the driver is going to be amazing and do everything you could ever want them to do. Those are the tours that keep you going and if it weren’t for those the bad tour companies would go out of business.
You see the way it works is you get a good tour once, then you decide next time you travel to go on another tour, but you end up getting a bad tour. Now it’s a 50 50 so you keep going on tours because you know that the next one is going to be that great tour. It’s a really sad system and I absolutely hate people going on crappy tours. The best thing that you can do is to look for reviews on the company that you are planning on hiring for your adventure. Just look at the reviews in the middle as they will often times list negatives and positives, so you know that those aren’t the fake reviews, you can see what they liked and what they did not. This allows you to get a good feel for what you can expect from that company in general.
There are many places that you can look for cheap internet, but the question that you have to ask yourself is if you really want to. I mean this is something that a lot of us use all day nearly every day, do you really want to cheap out on it and go for the little guy. I mean sure, you can look for the cheapest one of the reputable brands, but to just go for the cheapest will often times make you end up with not so consistent service. I wish that someone had told me this before I decided to go for cheap internet all those years ago. It’s just not a good thing to do. I ended up with a lot of days where I just could not connect to the internet for anything. At least it was a learning experience for me, I mean if I had never done that I wouldn’t be able to help you avoid such things.
However I will say that having cheap internet is definitely better than having nothing, so if you’re in the position where you can only go for the cheap thing or take nothing, I definitely recommend you go for it because a life without internet is not very productive. To be entirely honest, it would be nearly impossible to survive in the modern world without some form of internet behind you. If you have children you should get it at all costs, because it is very hard to do school work if you don’t have internet and to put them in that situation at school where they have to announce that they can’t do something at home is not what you want to do for your kids. So do what you have to, and if that means buying lower quality internet, you should do it.
This is really embarrassing to admit, but I just locked myself out of my car, and now I need to find a locksmith Birmingham as fast as I can. I am at the grocery store, and I locked myself out of my own car, but that is something that needs to be remedied as soon as I can. I have a lot of frozen goods that I purchased, and I want to make sure that I can get them home, before they melt.
This is really quite a stressful thing to have to endure. (more…)
When my husband and I decided to paint our house, we thought it was something we could do on our own. We decided to start with the garage just to make sure we could handle it, and it did not take us long to see that we were definitely in over our heads with it. Since we definitely wanted this done, we decided the only thing to do was to hire a professional painter in Morris County NJ to help us. Thankfully, several of them came out to give us a free estimate.
Some were a lot more than we expected, and one was so low that we didn’t even know how that was possible. We focused on the couple that were right around what we had expected to pay. (more…)
I was not all that serious at first, but I slowly worked my way up to where I am running about thirty miles every week. I have been trying to decide what I am going to do now that it is getting cold again. Last year I sat around a lot during the Winter, which was quite severe and I gained this weight. I am down about ten pounds now, but I still need to lose a bit more to be at what my ideal weight is. I found a site called European institute of fitness and they had a body mass index thing on there for some reason. I do not understand it, but a person my height should ideally be around 160 lbs and I am about 7 lbs more than that now. (more…)
We moved to the nice apartments at Creeks on Kirk after we got married. We got married while still in college. We were both still living at our parent’s homes when we got married. Our first night not living in the homes where we grew up was our wedding night we spent in our new apartment. We put off the honeymoon for three months so we could get settled into our new home. It was great! There was not one downside to our new apartment living. We had everything we wanted without the responsibility of maintenance that would come if we had chosen to get a mortgage instead of living in an apartment.
We really like our place. We set it up before we got married. We picked out every piece of furniture and arranged every spot where things would go on our own. Housewarming gifts, bridal shower gifts and wedding gifts pretty much furnished our new place. We did not have to put out any money except for the furniture. (more…)
I am in a bit of bind right now. My car is in the shop, but I still need to be able to get to work on a daily basis. I am also going to need to go other places, in order to run errands. I do not have a lot of money right now, but it looks like I will need to hire a taxi for Bristol to provide me with transportation for the next couple of days, at the least. Therefore, the onus is on me to find the cheapest taxi services that are located in this city, so that I can avoid spending too much money.
I am fairly upset to find myself in this situation, because I was hoping that my car would last longer, without experiencing any significant problems. I do not know how much the bill will be for getting it fixed. (more…)
My aunt raised me after my mother died when I was just a young girl. She has done everything possible so I can still feel a connection to my mother, and I will love her forever for that. One of the things that she did was keep my mother’s collection of vintage jewellery to give to me once I was old enough to appreciate the pieces. Not only did I fall in love with them, but I also wanted to add to the collection so I could pass it down to my own daughters one day.
My aunt and I loved to find new outlets for my jewellery collection, and that is why I was so excited when I found a new company online. They have been in business for a while, but they were new to me. (more…)
- I have recently been recommended B Vitamins by my nutritionist but i am planning a pregnancy and the product info suggests that it is NOT to be used if planning a pregnancy. Check out the product on http://shop.biocare.co.uk/templates/product.aspx?ProductGuid=17330
Answer by BadMonkey
That isn’t true. B vitamins are extremely good for females – my GP has told me to stay on mine alongside my prenatal vitamins and extra folic acid throughout my pregnancy, and was pleased that I was taking them before I conceived. They help your body to absorb iron more efficiently and help with energy levels as well as providing folic acid as part of any b-complex.
- I been considering to obtain my class B license since I’m passionate for driving. However, I have no idea how much does it cost to go attend a class b school in california? Currently located in SF.
Answer by Happy Gramps
Actually, the tests can be taken at the DMV – the “problem” is finding a truck to take the BTW test in…………..you would need to contact several schools to see what their rates are. Also, if you are going to take a course, you may as well go for the Class A license – more opportunity of employment than with just the Class B
- Do the B-12 vitamins still get extracted from animal products or are they synthetically made?
Also, do vegans/vegetarians NEED to take algae pills for EPA and DHA or is it not a big concern? I know a lot of meat eaters don’t even get enough either because a lot don’t eat fish.
Answer by exsft
They are mostly synthesized from GMO bacteria.
“Because of the intricacy of synthesizing B12 and the length of time necessary, biotechnology is mostly used in the production of the vitamin, reports the GMO-Compass.org website. In fact, some bacteria are “genetically modified” for B12 synthesis”
“Vitamins E (tocopherols) and C are the most common vitamins raising GMO concerns, since E is derived from soy and C from corn. But Baker believes that both B2 and B12 (cyanocobalamin) are now primarily derived from GM microorganisms. Meanwhile, biotechnology companies have received patents in recent years to produce other vitamins, such as A (betacarotene) and C, from GM microorganisms.”
as for supposedly plant sources of b12, here some info from the VEgan Resource Group:
“Tempeh, miso, sea vegetables, and other plant foods are sometimes reported to contain vitamin B12. These products, however, are not reliable sources of the vitamin. The standard method for measuring vitamin B12 in foods measures both active and inactive forms of vitamin B12. The inactive form (also called analogues) actually interferes with normal vitamin B12 absorption and metabolism (7). When only active vitamin B12 is measured, plant foods including fermented soyfoods and sea vegetables do not contain significant amounts of active vitamin B12 (8).
Very small amounts of vitamin B12 have been found in plants grown in soil treated with manure (9). It is not clear whether this vitamin B12 is the active form or the inactive analogue. In any case, the amounts are so small that more than 23 cups of organically grown spinach would have to be eaten every day in order to meet the adult RDA for vitamin “
I would like to get a home security system in the near future, because there was a break in near my house recently, and I found it to be quite unnerving. Previously, I thought that I lived in a very safe location, but that perception has changed a lot over the past week, ever since that break in. Right now, I am trying to find a business that provides adt home security in your area, so that I can look into getting a security system set up in my house at some point within the next couple of weeks.
I would actually like to get the security system as soon as possible, and I would not mind if the security company sent someone over to my house in the morning tomorrow in order to start installing the security system. I do not like the thought of my family being at home without a security system, because you never know when someone could try to break into your house. (more…)
- Hi all Im searching for a 2nd hand car here in Saudi Arabia, anybody can advise me which of the 2 car ( Mazda 3 and Honda Civic ) is more reliable and less cost of maintenance and parts.
Answer by mccoyblues
I prefer the Mazda but both cars should be very reliable and inexpensive to maintain,
- This question is a part of my educational project. As a part i wanted to understand what are the drivers of consumers 2nd car(not 2nd hand car) purchase behavior?
Answer by doublequinella
Much more careful of the contract if financing, and probably more deliberate about negotiating. . .
- i am going to abu dhabi as a structural engineer in an offshore industry as a fresher having no previous job experience. i wanna get a driving license (though i dont have any driving license in my residing country) and and wanna buy a 2nd hand used car, so please help me regarding this issue.
Answer by h
Your questions will be answered by visiting the links giving below:
Please get prepared for a long and costly procedere if you are an Indian/Pakistani.
All the best.
- the 2nd hand car bought through a car loan was found defective 2 days after the deal was closed. the engine just shut down along a busy highway.
Answer by paul
its yours….cars are sold as is. it is your responsibilty to have it checked by a mechanic.
lemon laws only exist if you buy a new car, and the same part fails three times after being fixed at the dealer
- I bought a 2nd hand car and I was given both keys, but can the owner make a copy of it easily? so he can steal the car if he knows where I live/park the car?
it looks pretty insecure.
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Answer by Zombie
if the owner already made a copy and than gave u the car so he can steal
If you needed a barrister, would you prefer going to a nice office at 4KBW in the Temple, or a run down office in some seedy part of town? We all know that there are good lawyers and ones that are, well, not so good to put it mildly. The law firm we used is definitely not of the latter type. We needed a firm to represent us in a property dispute. Buying land can be problematic. You need to rely on a good law firm to fully research deeds. We made the mistake of choosing a more shoddy firm the first time around. When we had the dispute arise, we went to 4KBW to get it resolved.
This time around we got it right. We asked around for advice about a law firm that had an extreme knowledge of case law and precedents that would help our claim. We were able to save quite a bit of money that we would have had to pay out if we had lost the case. Choosing the firm at 4KBW to help us in researching the deed before the sale of the property would have helped us to avoid all of this mess in the first place. What we were essentially doing was hiring a law firm to undo the mistakes another firm permitted to occur.
Now imagine being involved in some sort of criminal complaint where you could lose not only your money but your freedom. You definitely want a strong firm on your side representing you. The practice of law is not like it is on TV. There is less grandstanding and a lot more daily grind to managing the details of cases. This is what we wanted in the law firm we retained from here on out-lawyers who know the law and are creative in defending and litigating their clients causes.
Starting a company is really hard. Starting a company and trying to gain an internet base is even harder! If it wasn't for my friend telling me "You should talk to a reseller SEO guy," I would still be at a loss.
I had a website that my friend created for me. This site was well designed, the only problem was that I wasn't getting any traffic to it. No traffic to my site meant no one was browsing and there definitely wasn't anyone buying anything from me. That's when my friend convinced me to use some SEO services.
SEO reseller services get your name out there and help you create a web presence. They help you go from little known website to one of the top 10 when you search for the service you provide. These services are great to getting your site in front of the pack and closer to where people will actually view it and see what you offer. Exposing your site to a greater audience will help you drive up sales and be able to provide more of what they are looking for.
I ended up finding a company that knew what they were doing and worked with me to establish the perfect mix of what I wanted and was looking for and what would work for my site. Not only that, they explained in detail how it would work and what results I could expect within the first month.
Like promised, in the first month the company providing me SEO help had drove up sales and was putting money in my pocket! I couldn't have been happier with the results and would recommend that anyone who has a site to not try SEO on your own, get a good SEO reseller to help you. They can make your website dreams a reality, fast!
Of course we are not going to tell anyone about this until after the fact, because it seems pretty obvious that we have a security issue. The person who has been taking stuff knows where the cameras are located, it is not so hard to figure it out if you work at a place. So we are going to trade CCTV cameras around and hook up a couple of wireless cameras which will not be known to the people there, especially the security people. In fact we are wondering if the people who are supposed to b monitoring the cameras is not responsible for disabling the cameras and or tilting them in a subtle way so that the act of theft can not be seen. It is quite easy for you to do that if you know exactly what you are going to take and you have the time for scheming.
Of course we have had problems like this before and I would guess that none of the people who work at this store were around to hear the story. The person who taught me how to do my job showed me how to catch tricky thieves like this. Of course it is quite common for the people who work at a shop to supplement their income, especially if you are not paying a really good wage. Of course I never really thought that I was being fairly compensated and it is not as though this is an uncommon thought, but there is always some person who is supposed to account for all of the stuff that has gone missing. In this case I am that person and the stuff that is missing is quite valuable, especially if you do nothing about it and the grazing goes on and on.Resume Digesting
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As an individual who has managed and directed several venues, weddings and events I can tell you without a doubt that one of the most difficult tasks that any young couple seeking to get married will have to face is the hunt for an appropriate venue. With so many considerations to take into mind when planning a wedding (seating, space, music, invites and so on), I have begun to suggest to my clients that during the warmer months they should seek a more non-traditional but comfortable setting to take their vows; a wedding tipi. Resume Digesting
I've been playing cards online for years - even before the notion of online casinos. It had been a while since I played last when I opened up my e-mail to find online casino offers in my inbox. That brought back a rush of nostalgia as I sat back and allowed the memories to wash over me, back when gambling online was still a new and novel thing to do. A good card player could go into almost any gambling website and cash out like a bandit, better than they would have at any other real world casino. This was because you were not playing the house - you were playing each other. The House wasn't there to watch you or to take your money: they got their cut and you got yours, simple as that. This is probably why the United States government decided to actually step in and do away online casinos by blocking access to hundreds of them from the U.S.
It seems to me that when the U.S government isn't getting it's cut out of the pie, they get angry. Resume Digesting