Volleyball Warm-Up Drills

Loosen up in the warm-up The warm-up is a critically important part of volleyball practice. It allows the players a chance to get their muscles ready for the impending workout while giving them an opportunity to ease back into the skills they’ll be developing throughout the practice session. A typical warm-up consists of a light…

An Introduction to the Akkadian Civilization

The Akkadians were a group of Semitic people from the Arabian Peninsula at the time the great Sumerian city-states were flourishing. These people eventually migrated north, where they encountered the Sumerians. Around 2350 BC, an Akkadian military leader, Sargon (Sharukkin-“the rightful ruler”) conquered the Sumerian city-states and built an Akkadian Empire, creating the world’s first…

Ford F-150 FX2: A Hot Pick-Up Truck!

Sometimes automakers really do listen to consumers. In the case of Ford, particularly with its crowd pleasing F-150 pick-up truck, Ford not only is listening, but delivering. What am I talking about? A hot-rod pick-up truck, that’s what. That’s right, Ford is going ahead with plans to market a truly “boss” version of its perennially…

Who Invented The White Board?

Before the invention of white board came about, there were the chalk boards. These were popular among teachers and students, however, many people were also allergic to chalk and its dust that would fly off when erased. No one knows who invented it, but by the 1960s, early versions of the began to appear, and…

Panama City Beach – Pier Park March 2008

The much awaited opening of new stores in Pier Park in Panama City Beach, Florida is currently taking place. Starting in mid February stores such as Ron Jon Surf Shop, Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville, Back Porch Seafood House, Ulta Cosmetics and Starbucks opened. We visited the beach the first weekend in March. We spend some time…

Why Chainmaille Jewelry Craft

Jewelry is very durable, but jewelry that directly compliments your personal style or makes your statement for you perfectly is not prevalent. Find out some ways this is so with chainmaille jewelry. Discover a craft that ends up as a fine bracelet you will treasure for a long time to come. 1. It is a…

Delicious and Hearty Seafood Recipes

After a few evenings of fish and chips or baked salmon, sometimes at-home chefs are not sure what direction to take their serving up of seafood. Fortunately, there are plenty of other options out there, from the less healthy to the delicious and nutritious world of Alaska scallops. Perfect for serving up with pasta or…

Good Bye

It is time to say good bye, amidst small gathering and cry, Soul to depart from body and fly, No one knows where and why? Always stayed among kith and kin Struggled hard though not very keen So much load on solder as it had always been So many odds against but clear path seen…

Tips for DIY Tree Removal

Tree removal can be very dangerous and even life-threatening. It is never recommended to remove a tree on your own unless it is a small one that you are confident you can handle safely. Otherwise, tree removal should be left in the hands of professionally-trained and equipped tree service contractors. If you have a tree…

Construction Site Management – Accessibility

Construction sites offer different challenges as far as accessibility is concerned. This follows the fact that there is a mass movement of men (labour) as well as material haulers. These range from pick up trucks to trailers. Depending on the items being moved, the weight is different and as such the capability of the route…