Power Of Belief

What is belief, after all? It's the mental acceptance of an idea to be true beyond doubt. You accept an idea as a belief because you trust the source and the authority it comes from. May be the idea is based on so called research, or statistics, from your peers or from religion or culture.…

Safeguarding Tax and Financial Records

The IRS recently published a newswire urging people to safeguard their records. IRS Acting Commissioner, Kevin M. Brown stated, "With forecasts calling for an active Atlantic hurricane season, the IRS encourages taxpayers to protect tax and financial documents that can be hard to replace." (Newswire dated June 1, 2007) Actually wherever or not you live…

DIY Flooring – Matching Flooring With the Room

One of the most important things you should consider when choosing your DIY flooring is the room you will be installing the flooring in. Different types of flooring are more suited to certain rooms than others. This article will help guide you in choosing the right flooring with your room. Kitchens kits are often high…

Pumping Up Your Persuasion Muscle

If you do not know it by now, I'm a changed man. My life and health have become drastically improved in the last few years by way of shedding 140+ pounds of fat, adopting a healthy relationship to food and learning to love the gym and exercise. At my largest I was 425-diabetic, near death…

Do You Know What Lean Manufacturing Is?

Lean Manufacturing is a very good process for Managing Directors to implement through their businesses. This process takes into account all of the waste caused by the carrying out of procedures. The aim is to then minimize the quantity of waste produced without affecting the quality of the end product. Dating back The term lean…

Top 10 Engineering Feats

Everyday the boundaries of engineering are challenged with new amazing projects being undertaken and completed to fulfil the needs of modern day life. This article celebrates some famous engineering feats that have helped shape society today and other feats that are simply marvelous in the audacity of the challenges they resolve. 1) Moon Landing –…

Lessons from the Successful Egyptian-Israeli Peace Process

The experience from the negotiations that follows the Camp David Accords of 1978 provides some important lessons that are relevant to any successful peace process concerning the longstanding Arab-Israeli dispute. The leaders' motivations, their negotiating tactics, and the authority of their negotiators are essential to accommodating a successful outlet. Throughout the process, various risks or…

What is Guitar Tablature?

As a guitar player and teacher I almost always use guitar tablature. I do not even know how to read sheet music to be honest with you and you if you are just starting out on guitar or want to learn, it will not take long to find that most other guitar players do not…

Fun Facts About Thailand

DID YOU KNOW THAT… Thailand is bigger than the United Kingdom, Iceland, Belgium and Austria combined. DID YOU KNOW THAT… Bangkok is the capital city of Thailand. Bangkok is one of the most beautiful places in Asia, a city where East meets West. DID YOU KNOW THAT… Her Majesty the Queen Sirikit was one of…

What Worms Tell You About Your Soil

When you see worms in soil you can be sure that the quality of the soil is excellent. It will be rich in organic matter and valuable nutrients. It will be well aired with good drainage. Where there is an abundance of worms in the soil plants will be healthy and sturdy, flowers will be…

New Products From Dedicated Micros

The EcoSense DVR Series is a new entry level lineup of digital video recorders from Dedicated Micros. They come in 4, 8, or 16 channels with up to 240pps. The EcoSense Series can be controlled by a mouse, keyboard (optional KBC2 joystick keyboard or KBC1 touch keyboard), or by the all new touch sensitive control…

Campfire Meals – Champagne Anyone?

Great campfire meals are the champagne of a family camping experience at any campground! Yet the majority of campers manage hotdogs or marshmallows on the fire but have limited success with proper meals or more difficult to cook proteins like chicken. Our concern, therefore, has to be demystifying the delight one gets from food cooked…