Brings Out The Best In People
November 17, 2015 by Georgina

I Found My Calling

It’s not every day that someone gets to tell the world she found her calling, but that is exactly what happened with me. As a writer, I was spending my nights trying to grind out a living doing what I loved, but wasting my days away on part-time jobs that were going nowhere.

That changed when I attended a writing conference in my city and applied for a job as part of the exhibition staff London. The job didn’t seem like anything glorious, I just needed to find a new day job until I made it as a writer. After being hired, I realized my nights were being wasted in writing.

Turns out, I love helping with major events and am now involved in the planning stages for that company I applied to. Writing is still fun, but I keep it as a hobby while I focus on my newfound career.

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August 16, 2015 by Georgina

Having a Baby

It wasn’t difficult for Alexis to figure out when she had gotten pregnant. She knew that most OB’s counted the due date from the last menstrual period, but she had been charting. Day after day she had taken her temperature before she got up in the morning and writing it down. She could clearly see how it spiked on day 23 and was able to show that to her new OB. It made internet dating the pregnancy easier for everyone involved so there would be no worry later about going too “late” with the baby if he wanted to snuggle in with mommy a little longer. Keeping track of her cycle had helped her to conceive exactly when they wanted to have their baby. They were so lucky it happened on the second try. Now they only had to wait another 9 months to meet the new member of their family!

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July 19, 2015 by Georgina

Finally — My Flooding Fix!

Our house sits on the most beautiful wooded lot imaginable near a small stream. The magnificent scenery initially sold us on that location when we first embarked upon the search for our dream home. It wasn’t until the next rainy season that we discovered the drawback to this lush location — flooding.

It wasn’t catastrophic flooding, but we suffered through it for two seasons. Then someone described porous permeable paving materials. About to relocate the driveway anyway, this tip came at the perfect time. The material is permeable, so water slowly penetrates the driveway to a layer of stones below. It does a much better job of managing the rain, and some filtering of the runoff occurs as a side benefit. Though ever so slightly higher in initial cost, it has paid for itself many times over. Or driveway is one of the best investments we’ve made in our “dream home.”

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May 15, 2015 by Georgina

Unique Wedding Plans

As a wedding consultant, clients of mine are constantly looking for way to make their special day unique. Many modern brides are stepping away from tradition, whether it is a baby step or a leap, and looking to bring something fresh to their ceremony or reception.

My newest suggestion to these brides? Firework displays. Fireworks are a surefire way to impress your guests and make a lasting impression on everyone in attendance. Not only that, but fireworks are beautiful and indicate a celebration. The displays can be set to go off at the couple’s choice time whether it is after the ceremony or during the reception. If the couple is getting married in the evening, I suggest having them go off after the ceremony. If not, during the reception will be just as romantic as after the ceremony and the perfect end to a fairy-tale wedding.

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May 12, 2015 by Georgina

Aqueous Charcoal Filter Systems Protect Your Health

The children came into the kitchen from playing outside in the summer heat. All were given a cold glass of water. As they drank, they started gagging and complaining about the smell and taste of the water. Mom tasted the water and had the same reaction. It smelled and tasted like chlorine. Dad would come home later, tasted the water and felt the same way. Immediately he investigated residential aqueous filtration system as a way to clear up the unpleasant tasting and foul smell. He purchased a system that contained water filtration media comprised of activated charcoal. A plumber installed the water filtration system and soon the family had fresh, clean water to drink once again, without any objectionable taste or odor characteristics. Have water systems tested periodically, not just when it may have an unpleasant smell or taste. Water can contain many contaminants that are dangerous to one’s health.

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May 2, 2015 by Georgina

Enjoyed Watching

I was on my job at the bank on Wednesday when the dealer representative, Peter, walked into the bank. Peter and I started working at the bank around the same time three years before, and we have been friends ever since that time. After he talked with a couple of other people in the bank, he walked over to my desk area and sat down. We visited for about twenty minutes.

One of the many things we talked about was our upcoming golf match. I have played the game since high school, while Peter has only played the game for a year. The last time we played he had a very tough time in a silica sand bunker. I’m kind of glad he did because he was winning at the time. What can I say? I enjoy winning very much.

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April 15, 2015 by Georgina

Sad News

My daughter had failed her hearing screening test at school in the fifth grade. The school recommended that I make an appointment with her physician right away. I made an appointment and took her to get her ears checked out. When the doctor was doing her hearing test she could only hear certain tones and sounds.

The doctor requested to get an x-ray and an MRI at a nearby hospital. The results that came back for me was very upsetting for myself and daughter. I was told that she had to have hearing aids Stockport for the rest of her life. The good thing about this entire experience is that she can hearing new sounds that she could never hear before. Her grades have also came up some in school as well and she is pronouncing words a lot better than before.

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April 8, 2015 by Georgina

Turn Key, Sip and Snack

A bookstore is one of the few real-life hubs that attracts readers to form an unofficial book club. Another magnet is a library. A library has its perks, if not the perk of patrons being able to partake of tasty beverages or pastries.

At a book store, there are countless books to browse before buying, and limited funds. At the library, there are countless free books to borrow, but limited time. A person could spend countless hours or lots of money visiting either. A person could also browse at home as long as they want, save money, and make money. All while sipping or snacking.

The Internet allows anyone anywhere to visit an online book store, library or community, or to create one. However, guessing games may ensue. Fortunately, to breeze into an online business, a web design Manchester shortcuts rules of web attraction so browsers can discover an online hub.

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