The History of Egyptian Rugs

Looking for an Egyptian Rug? Finding an authentic Egyptian rug can be a more complicated task than many consumers expect when rug shopping. In the current market, a majority of Egyptian rugs resemble Persian rugs, and very few designs actually depict the recognizable “Egyptian look” that consumers hope to find. Each year there are only…

How To Apply A Lace Front Wig

Lace front wigs are the secret to many celebrities’ fabulous looking hair styles. Available in various textures, colors, lengths and styles, front lace wigs and full lace wigs allow women to have the hairstyle that matches their needs and their lifestyles. Aside from providing women with great looking hair, another advantage of using lace front…

Steam Boilers’ Thirteen Essential Fittings in a Nutshell

Steam boiler is dangerous machinery, and for that reason, law is required to control every aspect of the boiler. Factories & Machinery (Steam Boilers and Unfired Pressure Vessel) Regulations, 1970, provided stringent requirement on safety aspects and controls on boilers. This Code stipulates that any boiler should consolidate thirteen essential fittings so that boilers can…

2 Easy Recipes for Jalapeno Havarti Cheese

Havarti is a semi-soft cheese that has a mild yet slighty nutty taste. This cheese, originally made in Denmark, is a common addition to cheese platters, sandwiches, fondues and sauces. It’s also available in a variety of styles as flavors like dill, caraway and even jalapeno. The jalapeno variety of havarti has just enough kick…

Firewood – Who Cares What I Burn in My Outdoor Fire Pit?

May-be no one, except those sitting around the fire. However, many people do care what they burn in their outdoor fire pit or fireplace. Reasons include cost, practicality, ease of use, performance, health, even ecology. Since this article focuses on firewood, it is enough to recommend avoiding any temptation to burn solid matter other than…

Discovering Mojacar: Land of Enchantment

I’m from South America, I speak English and Spanish, I lived a while in Tampa (USA), and came to Mojacar 17 years ago to never leave. As a citizen of Mojacar, I see people arriving each year from many countries with the intention to retire here or start a new life either alone or with…

An Explanation of Lloyd’s Slips

Lloyd’s slips were originally pieces of paper containing all the details of a risk to be placed on the Lloyd’s of London insurance market, although today these are accepted electronically. Lloyd’s slips are documents in a standard format which are intended to assist not only the underwriter giving consideration to the risks presented to them…