How to Make a Perfect Cup of Pickwick Tea

So what could be simpler than brewing a cup of Pickwick tea? While the act itself is simple enough there are a number of things to consider if you want to get as much benefit and enjoyment as possible from your tea drinking experience. Water Is Key The quality of the water used to brew…

The Six Classes of Nutrients and Their Functions

Nutrients are chemicals found in foods that are essential to human growth and function. There are six classes of nutrients: carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, minerals and water. All six have certain functions that target a different body part, and together, they ensure the state of our overall health. Some of the different functions of some…

When & How to Trim Citrus Trees in Arizona

In the elementary school I attended in Tempe, Arizona, I was taught about the Five C’s of Arizona. They are: Copper, Cattle, Cotton, Citrus and Climate. For this article, I will be focusing on the fourth C of this list. Arizona’s climate is perfect for growing citrus trees, but not all Arizonans know how to…

What Is Geofencing and How Is It Used for IVMS?

Geofencing is a technology that defines a virtual boundary around a real-world geographical area. A geofence can be dynamically generated-as in a radius around a mine site or office, or a geofence can be a predefined set of boundaries (i.e. school zones or neighbourhood boundaries). Geofencing is an integral part of In Vehicle Management System…

The Pros and Cons of School Fencing

There are many different opinions concerning school fencing and the materials that this item should be constructed of. Many taxpayers feel that school fencing is in violation of their rights as taxpaying citizens. Many people feel that without the presence of school fencing the children that attend the classes on that campus are vulnerable to…

Curtains in Rich Autumnal Colors

Autumn is an excellent time of year to be inspired by nature's color palette of rich reds, dusky yellows, burnt oranges and deep hues of greens within interior design concepts and styles. A living room will look welcoming and cozy with curtains, soft furnishings and accessories which reflect these autumnal hues and shades. Deep rich…

Useful Tips When Buying a Home

There are plenty of reasons you should buy a home and the same for not buying one. The economy is tough today but the housing market seems to be easing up some and this is the time to make one of the biggest decisions of one’s life. Here are some quality tips on buying a…

A Glossary of Archery Terms A to Z

Armguard: A leather pad worn on the inside of the forearm of the bow hand to protect the arm from the slap of the bow string. Arrow Plate: An inlay just above the handle on the side of the bow where the arrow passes as it leaves the bow. Ascharm’ A cabinet in which Bows,…

Top 5 Dishwasher Failures

Dishwashers have become a necessary household item. If your dishwasher is working fine then you won’t have to worry about the stack of dirty dishes lying in your sink and can go about your other household chores. However, dishwashers can become a real pain for you if they keep on failing after every few uses.…