Types of Kick Drum Samples

There are many different types of kick drum samples available for music producers today. Beat making is such an involved activity that having to use the same samples over and over can really kill your creativity. This is especially true with kick drum sounds as these are an elemental ingredient to just about every rhythm…

Am I Kettlebell Material?

One of the common questions that I get on a day to day basis is; "Am I kettlebell material?" This is a good question and for all of you wondering I am going to provide a logical answer. The answer is a definite YES, as long as, you fall under a certain amount of criteria…

Using Powder Fire Extinguishers

Powder fire extinguishers are some of the most versatile fire control options. They work not only for class A and class B fires (normal fires and flammable liquids), but also on class C fires, which involves gases like butane and propane. They’re also safe to use on electrical fires because the dry powder contained in…

10 Tips for a Hotel Stay in New York City

Before you embark on your New York journey read about the hotels that will make your stay a memorable one. The Library in Midtown Manhattan The Library Hotel is more 'literati' than 'glitterati' : more private club than hotel. Each of the ten guestrooms is dedicated to one of the ten major categories of the…

Will Cell Towers Become Obsolete?

What does the future of cell towers hold for landlords and land owners? That’s the burning question for about 250,000 cell site lease holders who are trying to figure out if they can count on getting that monthly rental check from Verizon Wireless, AT&T Wireless, U.S. Cellular, Sprint, T-Mobile, Cricket or Metro PCS here in…

Tuscany Lighting – It's Good to Be at Home

Tuscany lighting has soft qualities and it grants a gorgeous appearance to your home at dawn or dusk. You can use it in the morning muted. You can have Tuscany candle holders at night to enhance the joyous moments in the outdoor dinner parties. Tuscany decoration with light can help to set the romantic mood…

Crab Meat Green Tea Dim Sum

Ingredients: Egg White Pancakes: * 1/2 teaspoon wheat starch * 1/4 teaspoon Koshur salt * 1/16 teaspoon white pepper * 4 egg whites * Olive oil Crab Meatball: * 1/2 teaspoon matcha * 3/4 pound fresh crab meat * 6 (31 to 35 shrimp per pound size) shrimp, peeled, chopped fine * 4 pieces shiitake…

Beware of Poisonous Trees Near Fish Ponds

If you are a pond keeper it is imperative to ensure that certain species of tree that are poisonous are kept away from your fish pond. The vast majority of species shed their leaves, particularly during the fall. The last thing you want is for your Koi and other pond fish to eat the leaves, as they…