Once Upon A Time...Like many of us, I was a member of the life changing cult that is Weight Watchers. I lost over 50 pounds. When I was on plan, I felt... well, not so much great, but I knew what it felt like to not ache constantly. I needed new clothes. I got a great bonding experience with my mother (and the rest of my family, when we went out afterwords) when she and I went together. It was kind of cool. Wait, scratch that. It was really cool. But, for some reason, we both fell out of it. ...more
Sometimes it's hard to know where to start when you are writing your brochure. Following these steps, though, will help you to write a brochure that will grab people's attention and showcase your business in the best way.
List the Features of Your Products and Services Before you actually write any copy for your sales brochure, you need to think about what you have to offer. Write down the great features of your products and services.
I have just learned a few things about the whole tooth fairy situation:1. There is a boss tooth fairy, a girl. She is also known as the "ringleader."2. The ringleader has an army of male drone fairies who do all the work of delivering coins because, like all boys, they love money. Marvin is one of them.3. The ringleader has enslaved the male fairies. ...more
The story of Nicole White, a woman who blogged that her 18 month year old son was taken out of her sight to be patted down by a TSA agent after they set off the airport metal detector, has been traveling around the internet (http://www.mybottlesup.com/tsa-agents-took-my-son/). The TSA refutes her claims and has posted a video that shows she and her son were never separated (http://www.tsa.gov/blog/2009/10/response-to-tsa-agents-took-my-son.html). Nic claims the video has been altered or has parts missing. Those who believe the TSA, are angry that Nic lied in her blog....more
If you read my most recent article you should know by know that my family has been impacted dramatically by this recession. I also know that we are not the only ones. According to Capitol Hill Blue, the current unemployment rate is at 9.8 percent. 15.1 million Americans are now out of work, the department said. And more than 7.1 million jobs have been eliminated since the recession began in December 2007....more
There are many challenges in the current economy and often it seems there are more discouraging headlines than positive news. So, one man who inspired a blog I wrote some time ago has been on my mind. I wanted to re-share it with you in the hope his story of turning a negative into a positive might help you with a challenge you are facing.
I was at the grocery store. It was a major chain store that I frequent because it’s close to my house. If I pay attention, use coupons and a discount card, I can usually manage to buy what I want for the week without going over my preset budget.