Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Safe and effective skin care

I didn’t realize that some ingredients in skin care products are not safe for women that are pregnant. Luckily, since I was at home most of the time when I was pregnant with our daughter, Rachel, I hardly ever used skin care products during that time. A friend of mine told me about a website called SkinCareNatural.com that has helpful information about skin care products. This is where I educated myself about that benefits of organic skin care products. At SkinCareNatural.com I found the products that several of my friends that are pregnant are using. They like the Dr. Kadir Organic Skin Care alternatives to what they were using before. One product they all said they really love and use regularly is the Rainforest Eye Cream because they don’t sleep very good and need to take measures to make their eyes look better. My hubby and I have talked recently about having another child and I would use these products found on this website. It’s good to know that I can use these products instead of the ones I buy at retail stores that have ingredients that is not healthy for me when I get pregnant again. Check out this website this website if you or anyone you know is pregnant and using skin care products.

Car break trouble

A Software Engineer, a Hardware Engineer and a Branch Manager were on their way to a meeting. They were driving down a steep mountain road when suddenly the brakes on their car failed. The car careened almost out of control down the road, bouncing off the crash barriers, until it miraculously ground to a halt scraping along the mountainside. The car's occupants, shaken but unhurt, now had a problem: they were stuck halfway down a mountain in a car with no brakes. What were they to do?

"I know," said the Branch Manager, "Let's have a meeting, propose a Vision, formulate a Mission Statement, define some Goals, and by a process of Continuous Improvement find a solution to the Critical Problems, and we can be on our way."

"No, no," said the Hardware Engineer, "That will take far too long, and besides, that method has never worked before. I've got my Swiss Army knife with me, and in no time at all I can strip down the car's braking system, isolate the fault, fix it, and we can be on our way."

"Well," said the Software Engineer, "Before we do anything, I think we should push the car back up the road and see if it happens again."

Saturday, February 13, 2010

How to donate a car

Last year we had a car that we needed to get rid of after it was in an accident. We wanted to donate the car to a charity, but didn’t know where to go on short notice. My brother told me about a website called car-donation-direct.com that provides excellent options advising where anyone can donate their car. Many people donate cars to give them a tax deduction for their income taxes. They can give their car to a cancer car donation charity to help raise money for cancer research. This is a great way to raise money for a good cause. We try to donate whenever we can to help people in need that aren’t as fortunate as we are with our health. Last year my sister-in-law passed away from cancer, so it makes us feel good to do something to help the long hard fight against cancer. The more we all pitch in, the sooner we can beat this dreaded disease that takes away our loved ones in our family and friends that we know. So, if you know anyone that is looking to get rid of a car, have them visit this website to learn about a charity car donation that would benefit from getting their car.

Quotes of the day

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Oh, if it be to choose and call thee mine, love, thou art every day my Valentine! ~Thomas Hood


When love is not madness, it is not love. ~Pedro Calderon de la Barca


Many are the starrs I see, but in my eye no starr like thee. ~English saying used on poesy rings


Loving is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction. ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Wind, Sand, and Stars, 1939


Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love. ~Albert Einstein


I don't understand why Cupid was chosen to represent Valentine's Day. When I think about romance, the last thing on my mind is a short, chubby toddler coming at me with a weapon. ~Author Unknown


For you see, each day I love you more
Today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.
~Rosemonde Gerard


Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end. ~Author Unknown


Love - a wildly misunderstood although highly desirable malfunction of the heart which weakens the brain, causes eyes to sparkle, cheeks to glow, blood pressure to rise and the lips to pucker. ~Author Unknown


I claim there ain't
Another Saint
As great as Valentine.
~Ogden Nash


Trip over love, you can get up. Fall in love and you fall forever. ~Author Unknown


Anyone can catch your eye, but it takes someone special to catch your heart. ~Author Unknown


A hundred hearts would be too few
To carry all my love for you.
~Author Unknown


You have to walk carefully in the beginning of love; the running across fields into your lover's arms can only come later when you're sure they won't laugh if you trip. ~Jonathan Carroll, "Outside the Dog Museum"

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

A must for any family

My hubby and I wanted to find a place on the internet that we can post pictures of our family and communicate with our relatives around the world. I was talking to a friend of mine earlier this week and told her how difficult to send emails to all of my relatives ever time I want to share some pictures of our daughter, Rachel, and us we have taken recently. She told me about a very innovative website called familydetails.com that is designed specifically for families and what we need want to do. This family website makes it so easy to post pictures and share it with our relatives and friends around the world. Also, it makes it easy for us to communicate over the internet instead of paying for overseas long distance phone calls. We would suggest any family to check out this website to see how they can use the features they provide to better communicate with their friends and family like we do now. It’s so great for us, I wish we would have known about this website sooner because it’s so convenient and saves us so much time. You won’t appreciate how helpful it is until you try it out for yourself.

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Happy Hump Day


The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshipped anything but himself.

Sir Richard Francis Burton (1821 - 1890)
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If you don't know what to do, call the media and at least give the appearance of doing something.

David Peterson
Politeness, n. The most acceptable hypocrisy.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914), The Devil's Dictionary
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Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)
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Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Vein Treatment Finder

My brother-in-law is having some problems with his veins. He has a condition that I can’t even pronounce, but he was told he needs to get the proper treatment from a specialist. I did some searching on the internet and found a website called columbiascveinspecialist.com. This is where I learned about the Columbia vein center and the specialized treatments they give their patients for vein related issues. I told my sister that her husband should look into getting Columbia vein treatment to improve or fix his vein condition. They will assign him a vein doctor that will diagnose and recommend the proper treatment needed for his specific problem. He is looking forward to getting his legs feeling better so he can play with my niece and nephew like he wants to. At first he thought it was something temporary and would go away on its own. But, after a couple of months, his condition got progressively worse and it’s obvious he needs to have a specialist look at his symptoms to make sure he gets the best treatment so he will feel better. This has been concerning for him because he has not been able to perform his normal duties at his job. So, if you or anyone you know has a vein related problem, have them visit this website.

Mother's dictionar


Bottle feeding: An opportunity for Daddy to get up at 2 am too.

Defense: What you'd better have around de yard if you're going to let the children play outside.

Drooling: How teething babies wash their chins.

Dumbwaiter: One who asks if the kids would care to order dessert.

Family planning: The art of spacing your children the proper distance apart to keep you on the edge of financial disaster

Feedback: The inevitable result when the baby doesn't appreciate the strained carrots.

Full name: What you call your child when you're mad at him.

Grandparents: The people who think your children are wonderful even though they're sure you're not raising them right.

Hearsay: What toddlers do when anyone mutters a dirty word.

Impregnable: A woman whose memory of labor is still vivid.

Independent: How we want our children to be as long as they do everything we say.

Look out: What it's too late for your child to do by the time you scream it.

Prenatal: When your life was still somewhat your own.

Preprared childbirth: A contradiction in terms.

Puddle: A small body of water that draws other small bodies wearing dry shoes into it.

Show off: A child who is more talented than yours.

Sterilize: What you do to your first baby's pacifier by boiling it and to your last baby's pacifier by blowing on it.

Storeroom: The distance required between the supermarket aisles so that children in shopping carts can't quite reach anything.

Temper tantrums: What you should keep to a minimum so as to not upset the children.

Top bunk: Where you should never put a child wearing Superman jammies.

Two-minute warning: When the baby's face turns red and she begins to make those familiar grunting noises.

Verbal: Able to whine in words

Whodunit: None of the kids that live in your house.

Whoops: An exclamation that translates roughly into "get a sponge."

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Valentines Day Gift Ideas

A friend of mine just broke up with her boyfriend. Since Valentine’s Day is around the corner we decided to hang out together with our friends. She love’s eating candy and I was planning to give her different kind of candies and gourmet chocolates that she loves to eat. There’s a movie coming up called valentine’s day we might watch it. I’ll bet it would be so fun. Then we can go to a nice restaurant, order our favorite Italian food like rigatoni with garlic bread. We can also go to the game zone and play different games and use all my winning tickets from the games at the counter area to exchange for stuffed toys. We can go strolling and shopping at the mall. Maybe look for some good sales going on. As for my love ones like my parents, sister, brother, cousins, grandparents and my friends, I will wish them a very Happy Valentines Day. I can give them candies, they loved assorted candies especially my mom. I found some gourmet chocolates and I was planning to give a box of chocolates each of them. Oh! I’m so excited and can’t wait for the Valentine’s Day to come.

I am going to shop

"Cash, check or charge?" I asked after folding items the woman wished to purchase. As she fumbled for her wallet I notice a remote control for a television set in her purse.

"Do you always carry your TV remote?" I asked.

"No," she replied. "But my husband refused to come shopping with me, so I figured this was the most evil thing I could do to him."

Where skiers get great deals

My hubby and I have friends and relatives that come to Denver each winter to visit and go skiing. We always tell them where to go to find the best package deals when they go skiing anywhere. Some people don’t realize how much money they can save by getting package deals for their ski holidays compared to getting everything they need individually. One of the biggest mistakes people make when they come skiing to Colorado is to go directly to the ski resort and pay the going price for lift tickets and ski rental equipment. This going price is by far more expensive than getting a package deal for one or more days including ski rental equipment with some packages if needed. When you combine that with your hotel stay, the value you get for the ski vacation packages is much better than getting what you need after you arrive. Certain times of year have better pricing than the more popular dates around holidays. But, regardless of the timing of the ski trip, having a good place to compare different packages will make sure you will find the best deal for a ski trip to different resorts around the world. My hubby and I want to take a ski vacation to Europe when Rachel is a little older. We want to go sooner because there are some great deals going on now because of the slow economy and the intense competition for less travelers than years past.

Quotes of the day

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Moncur's Collection of Quotations - February 7, 2010
It is only possible to live happily ever after on a day-to-day basis.

Margaret Bonnano
It's all right letting yourself go as long as you can let yourself back.

Mick Jagger (1943 - )
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton (1642 - 1727), Letter to Robert Hooke, February 5, 1675
When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.

Brendan Behan (1923 - 1964)


Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Online Comparison Site

I was searching the internet for a bingo website and found this great website located at bestoffersbingo.co.uk. It had a listing of all the most popular bingo websites. I also found out some good information on no deposit Bingo. They recommend that you make a deposit because generally they will limit you games and chat rooms. They list many sites that offer no deposits, but also warn of the limitations when you don’t make deposits. It also says you can get up to three hundred percent bonuses for making an initial deposit. Sometime the new bingo sites are the best place to find a good deal. Since they are trying to get started they also have the newest software in most cases. Many of these sites don’t require a deposit either. At bestoffersbingo they even listed bingo games web sites that you could use your PayPal to make deposits. Now that is convenient for me because the money I get in my PayPal is what I use for entertainment. They also have a list for the top ten bingo websites. They list the top ten uk bingo websites and even the best bingo site of the month was listed. You can easily find multiple bingo website that best fit your requirement and needs. I even found on that had a five hundred percent deposit bonus site. That means they will multiply your initial deposit by five. I would be careful of their withdraw requirement because there might be some limitations. There was a section for Bingo High rollers called the VIP section. It favored terms for players that play with only high deposits and large payout games. Not a good section for just beginners like me. I would recommend bestoffersbingo to anybody whether they are beginner or experienced bingo player.

Scared sleeping

Shakey went to a psychiatrist. "Doc," he said, "I've got trouble. Every time I get into bed, I think there's somebody under it. I get under the bed, I think there's somebody on top of it. Top, under, top, under. "you gotta help me, I'm going crazy!" "Just put yourself in my hands for two years," said the shrink. "Come to me three times a week, and I'll cure your fears." "How much do you charge?" "A hundred dollars per visit." "I'll sleep on it," said Shakey. Six months later the doctor met Shakey on the street. "Why didn't you ever come to see me again?" asked the psychiatrist. "For a hundred buck's a visit? A bartender cured me for ten dollars." "Is that so! How?" "He told me to cut the legs off the bed!"

Monday, February 1, 2010

Green police


Some cities have the Green Police on patrol to protect our environment and enforce existing laws such as emission for cars and trucks on the road. Following these laws will help protect the environment and make our cities a more plant place to live. The need for such actions, such as the Green Police, is needed because some people don’t respect the outdoors as much as they should.