Preparing for Times of Disaster

Whether you live in the western united states and have suffered fires and drought, or the eastern coast and endured hurricanes and flooding, chances are you may experience one or more natural disasters in your lifetime. Being prepared won’t take away the trial, but it will help you to recover as well as sustain you…

Differences Between Damask, Brocade, and Jacquard

Often times, uneducated individuals use the terms damask, brocade, and Jacquard interchangeably with one another. It can often confuse those who are unfamiliar with the world of fabrics. Jacquard is a decorative or woven pattern that is created by using a Jacquard attachment on a loom. The attachment resembles the punch card on a piano.…

January Jumble

“JANUARY, The first month of the year, A perfect time to start all over again, Changing energies and deserting old moods, New beginnings, new attitudes” Charmaine J Forde It is officially a brand-new year and for me that means staring at the long road ahead of me and wondering how in the world will I…

How to Cold Weather Camp in Your RV

As the weather gets colder, campers start putting them RV's away for the winter. But not so fast. There is so much to see and do during the winter season and enjoying these activities from the comfort of your RV can be a refreshing experience. Here's how to prepare your motorhome, travel trailer, toy hauler,…

Govinder Nazran – A Popular Modern English Artist

Govinder Nazran (1964-2008) was one of Britain’s most promising young artists. Born in 1964 in Birmingham to Kabel and Dhan Kaur, Govinder spent his childhood in Bradford. It was at Bradford University that Govinder first received formal training in art. After completing his course in Graphic Design with distinction in 1983, Govinder moved to Lincoln…

How to Answer a Summons For Credit Card Debt

When a stranger hands you legal papers–READ THEM and don’t avoid them. To avoid being served legal papers only delays the inevitable and can cause more harm than good. Even if you have NOT been properly served, you can still appear in court and argue this point. However, keep in mind that just about every…

How to Install Bamboo Flooring

Not just food for pandas or the stuff of cheap picnic mats, bamboo is now being processed with modern techniques into beautiful "hardwood" flooring that beats standard wood floors in durability, hardness, and dimensional stability. An added bonus to these beautiful floors is the knowledge that bamboo, unlike wood, grows quickly and abundantly, reaching maturity…

NBA Basketball History

The history National basketball association like many other sports has its humble beginnings. It started as a Basketball Association of America (BAA) in 1946. In August 3, 1949 the BAA then merged with the National Basketball League (NBL) and it finally formed the NBA. It enabled to expand its team members with a seventeenth franchises.…

Where to Buy Investment Properties

So, you’ve decided to invest your money in property – good for you! There are a range of things you’ll have to consider, but one of the most important factors in your investment’s return potential is location, location, location! The area in which a property is situated is a major determining factor in that property’s…