Cyclist Michael Rogers pointed the finger at China after the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), the governing body for cycle racing, announced that it had found the steroid drug clenbuterol in his system. This was just another in a long series of incidents involving clenbuterol.
We have no control over the future and there are very few ways to ascertain what will happen, so the best thing to do is to be ready for whatever comes our way. We often see stories about people rebuilding their homes and lives after a disaster, emphasizing just how important it is to plan ahead before one strikes. Disasters are, to put it succinctly, sudden events that interrupt daily life, causing destruction that exceeds the community’s resources for coping. Being handy is very useful after these events but to use ...
As the housing market continues to recover from the historic downturn that began in 2008, both buyers and sellers are seeing benefits in the market. From expanding, quality inventory to reasonable interest rates, real estate looks like it’s on a steady rise toward a bountiful 2014.
Realtors are seeing the signs of a stronger market, and harnessing clients almost every day. Recently struggling consumers have become smart spenders, and potentially ready to apply a substantial down payment on the perfect property.
Driving a stick shift can be a lot of fun. It offers a level of control that only top-end automatic transmission cars can provide. A manual transmission car also makes you feel involved in the driving since you have to make adjustments with your acceleration and your shift lever on your own. Manual transmission driving […]
Freshness applies to more than just vegetables at the market! In this very competitive (and increasingly crowded) world of intense advertising and noisy social media feeds, you’ve also got to find a way to keep your brand fresh in the eyes of consumers. How can you accomplish that, in this day and age? Everybody’s asking […]
Men are like Ice Cream: they come in different flavors. ”Nice guy” with a bit of a beer belly, “smolderingly handsome guy” with a bit of a bad attitude and a sense of entitlement, “total-jerk-guy-with-a-dumb-looking-face” of whom, at least it can be said that he’s got a wickedly funny sense of humor. Sometimes these personalities […]
There’s no doubt that Instagram has taken the world by storm. Each day, more than 75 million people actively use the platform and some 55 million photos are posted on the site. Photos shared on Instagram vary from the selfies and food to interesting places, nature scenes and quotes. Very important people including celebrities are […]
There is a large percentage of business travel that happens in London. There are a lot of global conglomerates and business interests that have headquarters in the city so it’s quite common that many business transactions and meeting happen in London regularly. Corporate travelers go in and out of the city on a regular basis. […]
Today children can benefit from digital devices that previously were reserved for their parents. Not only can smartphones and iPads capture photos and videos, create shopping lists, and serve as alarm clocks, they can also take some of the angst out of a child’s oral health regimen — and perhaps even cut down on emergency […]
Did you ever notice how you get a sudden burst of energy at the start of a new year? That’s no coincidence, nor is it a unique event. It’s a collective energy surge, which experts suggest is driven by hope. Maybe some people are hoping they’ll turn over a new leaf in the coming year. […]