The Advantages To Using Black Ink Instead Of Blue

Introduction. For generations, the colour ink of choice in pens has been blue. The reason behind blue ink comes from the creation of the first pens – blue ink was easier to produce from natural sources, and as more colours were developed, the majority continued to buy the more easily obtainable and cheaper inks. Many…

Remember Names and Work the Room Successfully

One hundred years ago, homeowners would gather with guests in the parlor of the home. Men would perform parlor tricks to pass the time and entertain those in attendance. Today, the most impressive parlor trick may be remembering people's names. If I teach you the secret of how to remember names, sometimes you will never…

Five Tips For Starting Charcoal Briquets

One of the most common ways to cook outdoors is using charcoal briquets. They are widely available and produce a cooking environment that is exceptional for grilling. The following are five tips to easily start charcoal briquets. Use instant light charcoal. These briquets have been presoaked with lighter fluid that allows them to be easily…

Chimney Repair Cost – A Quick Guide

The cost of having your chimney repaired depends on the extent of the damage as well as the contractor you choose to work with. You should seek out someone with a track record of doing quality work who charges a fair and competitive price in order to get the most for your money and to…

Bodybuilding History Timeline

To understand bodybuilding you need to take time to look back at the history of it how far it has come in the past century. Bodybuilding in the modern evolution started in the 1890’s with Eugene Sandow; who is crowned at the Olympia every September as a world champion. Cultures as a whole started looking…

How to Teach Kids to Solve Sudoku Puzzles

Sudoku puzzles are an extremely enjoyable and fascinating past time. At first glance these puzzles may not appear to be appropriate for kids. Sudoku looks complicated and appear to require advanced math skills. However, neither of these assumptions is true. Sudoku puzzles are totally appropriate for kids of all ages. Kids find sudoku puzzles fun…

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…

Of Shoes

From 1966 to 1969 I taught English at Robert Academy, located on the Bosporus in a northern suburb of Istanbul. Clothing was a problem for us American faculty and our families. What was available in the Turkish marketplace was not of the high quality we were accustomed to in the States. We could not have…

Diwali Gifts

Diwali (also called Deepavali) the major Hindu usually takes place eighteen days after Dusshera in the month of karthika or ashwin (October/November) colloquially known as the “Festival of Lights,” it symbolises the victory of good over evil, and people traditionally lit lamps and place them around the home, in courtyards, verandahs and gardens as a…