How I Found These Amazing Essential Oils For Robert and I
You may think that you need to do some studying to learn how to use essential oils. While the use of these types of oils is an extensive subject that is surely worthy of lots of study, this isn’t absolutely necessary in order to enjoy the benefits of the use of these aromatic and healing oils. There are lots of ways to enjoy essential oils now without having to undergo lengthy study.
Generally speaking, you can use essential oils lightly or in moderation safely if you keep it simple. Don’t combine more than two oils if you aren’t well versed in the effects of these oils. Once you have a thorough education in essential oil use, complex and intricate combinations can be accomplished safely, but in the beginning just stick to basics.
You can enhance simple beauty products such as baby oil or plain coconut oil or olive oil by adding two to four drops per ounce of a single essential oil such as lavender, lemon balm, patchouli or others just for the scent value. You will also reap other benefits from these oils.
For example, oil of lavender has calming and relaxing effects. It can help you sleep. It also has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. If you suffer from skin rashes or irritations, adding oil of lavender to your body oil can be very helpful.
Other oils to use as simple additions to basic skin care products include neem oil and tea tree oil. These both have very strong anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties that can help battle problems such as athletes foot. In fact, these oils may be used full strength to take care of skin problems like ringworm.
Tea tree oil has many uses. You can make a very effective natural tooth powder with just baking soda and tea tree oil. Just put about half a teaspoon of baking soda in the palm of your hand and add a couple of drops of tea tree oil. Dip your damp toothbrush into the mixture and brush your teeth.
The mild abrasive action of the baking soda whitens, brightens and cleans your teeth. The tea tree oil kills bacteria and leaves your breath fresh. You shouldn’t use this treatment more often than once a week because it can damage your tooth enamel.
You can also make a simple, effective mouthwash with tea tree oil or eucalyptus oil and warm water. Just add about ten drops of oil to a cup of warm water to use as a mouth rinse. It freshens your breath and kills germs without the use of alcohol or dangerous chemicals, artificial colors and other unnatural ingredients found in commercial mouthwash.
Also, if your looking for where Robert and I found the essential oils then, here it is.
Dogs And Babies
Cause who doesn’t like cute dogs and we are thinking about kids
Christie and I Have A Fantastic Dental Hygienist
Me and Christie really hate going to the dentist when we have to. I don’t know why, but I suppose the idea of siting in one place for a long period of time while another person bloodies your mouth is horrible. Nonetheless, I have been meaning to take Christie to the dentist to make sure her teeth are growing as they are supposed to. I don’t want her to get ill because I wasn’t taking care of her teeth the way I should be. I am quite cautious when it comes to my girlfriend.
Anyway, she wasn’t willing to go until I had to forcefully drag her to the dental clinic. I knew she would cry (and she did), but I had to get it done for her sake. This is when I started to notice how she took a liking to the dental hygienist more than the dentist. By the end, she was more than happy to go inside and didn’t even make a sound. She even had a smile on her face which was quite pleasing.
It was all because of the great dental hygienist and that is what matters most.
We Learned To Ski Over The Weekend…
Ski protection can save you from a multitude of physical problems when it’s warn correctly. That’s why you need to make sure you have every piece that you need. If not, you could end up paying lots of money to an orthopedic surgeon. Some injuries can even cause blindness, or could cause death. If you could protect yourself from a whole lot of pain, why wouldn’t you? It’s easier then you think, here are a few simple things you’ll need.
When skiing one of the most important things you’ll need is a helmet. I’ve known people who have died from head injuries, and don’t want you to be one of them. Once you have a helmet, your chance of dying on the slopes is greatly reduced. You should get a ski helmet so you know it can handle that activity. Bike helmets are of a lower quality.
A ski mask can save you from going blind if you injure your eyes when you fall. It’s also quite uncomfortable to have all that cold weather directly on your eyes. Not only can it do these two things, it can also keep snow from getting in your eyes. When snow gets in your eyes, you will crash.
A knee brace is a very popular choice for those of us that like to ski. it stops us from injuring our joints when we’re out on the slopes. Knee’s and backs are the first thing to go when it comes to ski related injuries. An orthopedic surgeon would love to make money off of your bad back, but you’re not going to let that happen, because you’re getting a knee brace and ski armor.
Ski gear comes in all sizes. When you’re going down the bunny trails with your kids you want them to be safe. Even these mild, easy trails can lead to injury. A lot of the injuries that happen on these trails could have been prevented had the skier been wearing the proper attire. Never let your kids ski without helmets and pads. They might not need the braces let, but they do need protection from broken bones.
Some ski protective gear from Snow Republic can be quite cute. There’s ski gear that comes in girly, feminine styles your daughter will love. You can get orange one’s with green strips for your son. When it comes to ski protective gear, there’s a style that’ll match everyone’s taste out there.
Remember to try on the safety gear at a ski shop before you buy it. That way you’ll know it fits you perfectly. If you buy gear that doesn’t fit, it will not work as well. I’d hate for your helmet to fly off. That’s exactly what’ll happen if it’s too loose.
I hope you have fun on the slopes. No one has fun when people get hurt though. That’s why so many of us choose to buy the ski protective gear we need. Why settle for anything less then total protection?
Hey Guys: Wanted To Advise On How To Get Rid Of Lice Since I had Them Recently
I’m a naturally anxious person. That said, one of my worst fears is a bug infestation of some sort. When my youngest child was sent home from school with head lice, I was initially paralyzed with indecision. Obviously, learning how to get rid of head lice was the first priority, but I wanted to do it in such a way that it did not spread throughout the house. I reached out to friends and family members, and I received some excellent advice.
I picked up a lice comb, so that I could regularly comb through my daughter’s hair each day. Rather than putting harsh chemicals on her, I simply used olive oil. I divided the hair into sections and combed through it with my special comb.
In addition, I washed anything that came into contact with my daughter’s head in hot water. This included her sheets, pillowcases, and towels. She sleeps with a variety of stuffed animals, so I also bagged those up and kept them sealed for two weeks.
Luckily, the infestation did not spread, and my daughter was the only one affected. I certainly hope I do not have to go through that again any time soon!
Should we Use a Kitchen Remodeling Company from St. Louis or College Station, TX (My Home Town)?
There are many various types of remodeling job that a home-owner can do around his house. Some of these projects may be required for the proper maintenance of the home. However, there is a specific type of remodeling job that can actually be a great investment because it will add to the future value to your home.
Most homeowners do not truly appreciate what is involved when doing an extensive kitchen remodeling job. Kitchen remodeling jobs are very detailed and there are many decisions that will need to be contemplated. Some of the decisions that a homeowner will need to do involve such things as flooring, cabinetry, appliances, electrical, countertops, design, installation, and plumbing.
Most homeowners who are about to tackle a kitchen remodeling job are not unaware of the complications that can occur. This may because they have never been involved in an extensive renovation before. How can a homeowner get the best advice when sintering a complete kitchen renovation?
It should be noted that a kitchen renovation project is something that can involve the whole family. After all, all family members spend a lot of time in the kitchen. The first thing that you must do before beginning your kitchen remodeling job is to retain an experienced contractor. He should have a good reputation for past quality installed kitchens. If you are not sure of a company, you can for referrals. A list of referrals is a great way to know whether a particular company is good or not.
The contractor and his company should only use qualified kitchen remodeling companies in College Station, TX like www.windhamconst.com. They will provide you with the expertise that you will need in designing a good working kitchen. Trust in their recommendations. You should feel comfortable with the kitchen designers that you work with. Make sure you consider their suggestions because they will have many years of kitchen design knowledge and experience.
The kitchen remodeling job can be extremely complicated and the decisions that you make are very important for your future enjoyment of your remodeled kitchen. You will be interchanging ideas with a lot of professional tradesmen and your kitchen designer is the mediator between these tradesmen and yourself.
You should spend a lot of hours with your personal kitchen designer. You and your kitchen designer will need to make one important decision after another about things such as electrical placements, paint sample colors, flooring materials, plumbing fixtures, cabinet door styles, appliances, and countertop surfaces. You can make all of these important decisions with the help of your kitchen designer.
Doing a complete kitchen renovation can be exciting yet stressful. Therefore, always ask for the advice of the professionals that are there to help you. These professionals are well-trained and have years of experience in turning dream kitchens into a reality. The family kitchen is a central part of most homes and many members of the family spent a lot of time in this important room. When a kitchen is properly designed and functions well it is a delight for all members of the family.
We Went To A Lombard Computer Repair Instead
If you’re like most people, you probably have a used computer unit or two, in which case you really only have only two choices: Either you throw it away or you have it repaired. But if you ask us, we think you should not just throw your used computer away.
If you live in Lombard, there are actually many places where you can have your computer repaired. If you don’t know where to find computer repair shops in Lombard, just look search for Lombard computer repair on Google, go to www.LombardComputerRepair.com, or use Yelp.com to find local listings.
Just like anything else, not all computer shops are created alike, and there are those that do a better job than others. That said, before taking your computer to the shop, make sure to read the reviews by previous customers.
There’s every reason for having your computer repaired and no reason at all for just throwing it right away.
Obsolete computers as well as other electronic devices are actually major sources of carcinogens and toxins. Around 30 to 40 million computers in the United States are now classified as hazardous household waste.
If you’re not into using used computers at all, then at least take your device to a proper repair center where they can be properly treated and segregated. As the world moves toward the global mantra of recycling and eliminating, used computers need to be recycled as well. You’d be surprised, but a surprisingly high number of supposedly new computers actually use parts from recycled parts of old computers.
So, that so-called brand computer may not be so new at all. But who cares, really? As long as you’re doing your share in helping the environment, right? It’s not so bad at all.
Why I Used Raleigh Web Design For This Site
Your company website is an important part of your business. It represents what your company is all about. For people who do not know about your business, your website is the primary source of information for them. You want to make a good first impression on your potential customers. That is why your website must be done right. A Raleigh website design service can make that happen.
Perhaps you think that you can create your own website by using the many free site building tools out there. Sure, you can use one of these prefab templates and just populate with your own content. However, you will probably be disappointed with the results. In fact, if your website looks amateurish, it will give your site visitors a bad impression on your company. You do not want to take that risk.
A professional Raleigh website design service will create a unique design for your company that can bring out the best about your business. They know what it takes to provide visitors with a rewarding site browsing experience. Visiting a well-organized and attractive website is like walking into a high-end store that welcomes people through its doors. You want to encourage people to stay, browse and ultimately purchase your product or service.
A high quality website goes beyond what looks good on the outside. The professional website designer will help you structure your content so that visitors can find what they need easily. They will apply the latest search engine optimization strategies in order to provide your website with the best chances to rank near the top of search results.
Your website plays a key role in building a positive image for your company. Even if your business is small, your website can rival that of the big league players if the design is done right. The Internet can even out the playing field this way. If your competitor is a larger company but has a website that is outdated and difficult to use, you can gain an advantage by having a web design Raleigh service create a professional website that will make you stand out from your competition.
Do not sell yourself short with a website that does not do your company justice. Company image is everything. A well-designed website can draw in customers and boost your business. Hiring a professional website designer can be one of the best investments that you can make.
How Robert Conquered Premature Ejaculation
Premature ejaculation is one of those mishaps that’s going to happen to every man in his life at some point in time, except virgins of course. Where the problem arises is when it happens far too often and then becomes a detriment to happy sexual relations with your significant other. There are, however, ways to work around the problem, lessen the problem, and treat the problem. Let’s take a look at some great tips on how to handle this sometimes embarrassing situation.
The first, and most important tip, is that you need to keep your female partner happy. Once she’s happy, a lot of the anxiety and stress connected with sex will just automatically disappear. So exactly how do you achieve happiness in your mate? It can start with a long back-rub, and continue on to a foot rub with lotion, then plenty of kissing and tongue action until the woman is completely satisfied, no matter how long it takes. At this point in time, being premature has no bearing on her happiness whatsoever, and she would probably prefer if you were, problem solved.
According to http://howlastlongerinbed.net/, another quick and easy solution to the PE problem is to use a condom, which will desensitize the penis, making it last much longer. This won’t however, work if a lot of your problem is anxiety over performance, combined with the fear of losing your erection. If that is your problem, and you’ll know deep down in your heart if it is, then what you need to do is hit up a doctor for some generic erectile dysfunction drug, then combine that with the condom for a long-lasting, go for the second round, sexual experience to remember. As time goes on, and you have a long history of these all nighters, your confidence will grow, your anxiety will disappear, and you will forget you ever had a premature ejaculation problem.
A final tip on beating premature ejaculation is fairly obvious. If you’re only having sex infrequently, you’re going to have a lot of pent up desire, ready to explode, at the drop of a hat. The way to get around this, is to get into a sexual routine that is often enough to keep your hormones leveled out. The object here is for you to get used to having sex to the point where it’s not such a big deal, and one little premature ejaculation episode doesn’t ruin your whole week, because there are six more days left in this week. Getting used to your partner, sexually, is part of the key to this tip as well.
Well, there are three great tips on overcoming premature ejaculation. Most likely if you try one or more these steps you’ll overcome the problem and at least experience it on an equal basis as other men. If not, it might be time to consult professional medical advice for some more options.
Where to Find Diabetes Life Insurance in St. Louis?
I have always heard that it can be difficult to get life insurance if you have a pre-existing condition. This concerns me quite a bit, because I was just given a diagnosis of diabetes. I have started doing a little bit of research, and I actually found out that there are companies that specialize in giving out life insurance to people with diabetes, specifically.
This is a big relief to me. After all, I do not want my family to be destitute after I am gone, simply because I had diabetes while I was alive. That would be unnecessarily harsh on them. Now, it just becomes a process of finding out which companies specialize in underwriting policies were people that have diabetes, specifically Type II diabetes, which is what I was diagnosed with.
Just because I have a chronic illness does not mean that I am less interested in seeing that my family is taking care of after my death. In fact, being diagnosed with diabetes has brought into clearer focus for me the fact that I need to plan ahead and make sure that my family is taken care of well into the future.
I highly recommend Genesage diabetes cover if you’re looking for trustworthy and reliable option. My family has personally used them, and I can’t recommend them enough.
Iridium Go! – For Wherever You Go
Smart devices are so common these days that you cannot help but see them practically everywhere. These devices keep folks connected with the rest of the world at the touch of a screen. The downside to these devices is being able to connect from any location. Without a signal, these devices are just more weight to carry. If getting away from the rest of the world on a hiking or camping trip is your thing, then it is probably a good idea to have a satellite phone. But not everyone has a satellite phone and this means loss of connectivity when away from cell towers. This is where Iridium Go! stands out.
The Iridium Go! is an upcoming device from Iridium that removes the need for a tower signal to support your devices. Like ISSI says in this article, targeting satellite signals, Iridium GO!™ is able to supply a Wi-Fi hotspot and help you stay connected with up to five devices at once.
The device is rather small. It measures about 4.5 inches by 3.25 inches and is about 1.25 inches thick, weighing in at just over half a pound. It is simple to use as well. If you are in need of communication, whether to contact someone, check upcoming weather reports or more importantly, call for help, all you need to do is lift the antennae. When the antennae is lifted, the device powers on and the hotspot is created. With the associated app on your smart device (both Android and iOS supported), you connect to the Go and you are connected with the world again. The speeds may not be as fast as the high-speed connection you get from cell towers, but it is more than enough to get your messages out or in.
The device is rugged to keep up with those who are active outdoors. This means you won’t have to worry about taking it on your most daring adventures. There are built in GPS and SOS capabilities so you can easily get your coordinates to the right people in an emergency. It also has a rechargeable battery that charges through a microUSB connection.
Iridium also has plans for Iridium Next, a satellite network that will take speeds up to the normal speeds one expects from smart devices. Until then, major browsing and Facebooking won’t be an option. But the major need of communicating in the middle of nowhere is top priority for the Iridium Go!.
Though you may have a portable hotspot device in your tech bag, you realize how useless it is without a signal. This is what defines the Iridium Go! and makes it so useful to many people. This device can take the place of your current GPS device that is normally in your backpack while out in the world. Knowing where you are is important, but so is being able to communicate that to the rest of the world. The Iridium Go! gives more options to those who want to take a break from civilization, but still stay in touch.
Locating St Louis Furnace Repair
It can get pretty cold in St Louis in the winter, and if your furnace stops working in the middle of a snowstorm, you could be in big trouble. Obviously, you will be on the telephone attempting to find a St Louis furnace repair company. This may be a problem itself, because the different companies may be swamped, and if the snow has any level of accumulation, it may be difficult for a repair person to find their way to your house.
One very good strategy is to contact a company who specializes in furnace maintenance and repair in warmer weather, and have them give your heating unit a checkup. They could also do the same for your air conditioning system, since they are both hooked up to the same blower and in the same location, in most cases.
Going over the working parts of your furnace is not a difficult procedure, and whether you have a gas or electric furnace, it really doesn’t matter, you will get a verdict of good or bad health for your furnace.
If it is in good shape before winter begins, you have a better chance of making it through the winter with a workable furnace. This is especially important if you have young children or elderly people living in the house. Some people are more vulnerable to temperature changes and can be more susceptible to illness when the house gets too cold and remains that way for a longer period of time.
When the technician comes to your home, he will inspect all of the electrical connections that involve the furnace, and he will test the furnace to be sure that it is working properly. If you have gas heat, he will inspect the flame jets to be sure that they are clean, and burning properly.
Cleaning the filters in any air blown system is very important, both for the furnace and the air conditioning system. Both systems use the same mechanical blower motor and air ducts to move the heated or the cooled air throughout the house, depending upon whether it is winter or summer. A working motor and clean ducts are important components of an efficient system.
If the filters are kept clean, then the system will work more effectively. If they are not changed regularly, then the motor will work harder and the entire system is affected. If you don’t know how to change the filter, the technician will show you how. Your filter should be changed at least once a month, and more often if you life in a dusty climate.
If any repairs or replacement of parts are recommended, it is a lot better to get the repair done or the part replaced when you don’t need the furnace to be working. If you wait until winter, and the part fails, then you are in a bad situation that could have been prevented.
Our furnace is an important part of, not only being comfortable in our homes, but also being safe.
Robert Got The Bowflex!
I have had my bowflex for quite some time now and all I can say is that it’s the best purchase of fitness equipment that I’ve ever made. Even though the models have changed over the years, the concept of the machine still remains the same today.
When I got my machine delivered I was a bit overwhelmed at first because it needed assembly, but once I dug into it, I saw that the instructions were really straightforward and very easy to follow. As a female, I thought maybe I would need a stronger person to help me tighten everything up, but I really didn’t, I was able to put the whole thing together myself, so you can also visit http://homegymsbeast.com/bowflex-reviews/.
When I started using the machine, I already had my workout plan in place so I knew how many reps of each exercise to do. I know that the newer machines are revolutionary in that you don’t even have to change cables on the power rods, but even if you had an older model, it’s really very easy to do. I found that even though the exercises were getting tougher as I added thicker rods, it didn’t feel clunky like some of the other machines that are cabled with a weight attached to it. It felt very smooth, no matter what exercise I was doing, whether it was lat pulls, shoulder presses, or leg curls.
The bowflex, to me, also feels safer than some of the other machines. I know you can get injured doing just about any exercise incorrectly, but the machine is designed to keep your body in line and helps you to maintain proper posture when doing the exercises so you are less likely to injure yourself.
In addition to the full-body workout machine, I also decided to get their adjustable dumbbells. I don’t have a lot of room in my workout area so it was ideal for me not to have a full set of dumbbells taking up a whole wall in my house. Although I haven’t purchased one yet, my cousin also has the treadclimber. That is definitely the next piece of equipment I’ll be getting from these guys because it truly seems like a great way to burn the calories without running or doing some other cardio.
I have to say that I am extremely happy with my bowflex equipment and I can’t wait to see what they will come out with next.
We Found An Excellent Photographer In Chicago!
Weddings are big business. After all, it is the happiest day of your life! Needless to say, finding a good photographer is very important. And choosing among tons of photographers in Chicago is overwhelming. However, there are a few factors that can help you to pick a winner, and a few misconceptions too.
The following is list of things not to be fooled by:
1.He has lots of clients!
Experience is essential. However, busier is not always better. If someone shoots an enormous amount of weddings in a year, he might be employing other photographers to fill his shoes. Neither of them are automatically the best, but you should learn how these photographers handle their workload. Are they passionate? Are they talented? Make sure they treat you like a VIP no matter how many clients they have, you can visit www.chicagoweddingphotographer.com for more info regarding the best photographers in area.
2.He is a friend!
Maybe you have a cousin who’s offered to shoot your wedding for free! While it may be tempting, you risk that ill feeling if they screw up. Weddings photography implies a lot of variables and just because your friend takes nice photos of babies, it doesn’t mean he knows how to capture that venue you fell in love with. And what if you don’t like the results? What if your pictures get lost because your friend has no file-backup system? What if your friend goes to the bar for a quick drink shot during your first dance? Long story short, when choosing a wedding photographer, you should choose a wedding photographer.
3.He offers a good discount!
Remember, it is not a bargain if you hate your photos. If your favorite photographer is offering a discount, then great, but do not let a good discount be your deciding factor. Like everyone else, photographers pay taxes, so before choosing a cheap photographer, think why they are cheap.
4.The venue highly recommended this photographer!
Some offer outstanding recommendations because they love to see amazing images of their venue wandering around on the Internet. But always double-check recommendations and online reviews before sending a deposit.
5.His portfolio is awesome!
Sounds great, but it should not be your only reason. After you’re done looking through the dreamy images, email the photographer and arrange an in-person meeting.. No matter how much you like his work, make sure your personalities match before you book him for one of the most important events of your life.
Choosing your photographer wisely, it can make your happiest day be remembered all your life.
Meet The Creators
Welcome friends, my name is Robert and I created this blog for fun and my girlfriend Christie has decided to hop on board as well. We love dogs! We have three labs and are planning to get more :). We're looking to make this website super well-rounded and we want to cover a ton of topics, not just dogs! Thanks again for stopping by.