Ten Tips for Working at Home

1.Maintain regular working hours and stick to them. 2.Get a separate phone line, computer and printer that are only used for your business. 3.Keep your workspace separate from your living space. Ideally it should be visually and acoustically separate from the living quarters. 4.To gauge your progress maintain goals and to do lists. On Sunday night or Monday morning create a plan for the week. At the end of the week take time to reflect on your progress. 5.Find other independent workers or a ...


Learn Stock Trading From Playing Poker

Picking good stocks is only the first step to become a consistently profitable trader. Those of you that track the performances of stock picks I post on http://www.cisiova.com/a nalysis.asp know that it is impossible to determine if a stock is good without a good exiting strategy. And for most traders, exit strategy is the hardest part. Many people say that to trade profitably you need to develop the right mentality. Unfortunately, such winning mentality can only be developed through ...


Personal finance - why you should compare, not despair

/p> Sorting out your personal finances can be a tricky and exasperating time. Whether you are looking to obtain money through a loan, protect your finances with life insurance, medical, travel or car insurance, save some money through an individual savings account (ISA), apply for a credit card or a mortgage, change a telephone or fuel utility supplier, or simply decide what the best current account is for your needs, the choices are seemingly endless as well as being extremely complicated. ...


Cook Dinner Fast With These Pantry Staples

Are you having one of those days where you come home tired from work, with no ideas about what to cook for dinner? The days just before you go grocery shopping can be short on dinner inspiration. You’ve already made everything that you planned to when you shopped last week and the cupboard is looking and feeling bare. Nothing sounds good and because you have no ideas and cooking seems like so much work, you usually just end up ordering a pizza – not the best option for your wallet or your ...


Holistic Health

HOLISTIC HEALTH involves natural treatment options like holistic health nutrition, herbology, environmental medicine, energy work, mind-body medicine, anatomy, and many other holistic health practices. Holistic health allows an individual to be treated naturally and establishes a positive balance between body, mind and spirit. Holisitc health encourages self-healing. Holistic health promotes detoxification by utilizing cleansing herbs. Holistic health also teaches nutritional guidelines that ...


SAFETY TIPS -- FINDING AN INTRUDER IN YOUR HOME

SAFETY TIPS -- FINDING AN INTRUDER IN YOUR HOME If you come home and find your front door is ajar, what should you do? 1) Go in the opposite direction very quickly. 2) Call the police from a store or neighbor's phone. 3) DO NOT GO INSIDE! Note: The same rule applies if there is any damage to your door which was not there when you left home earlier in the day: DO NOT GO INSIDE! What should you do if you arrive home and interrupt a burglar? 1 ) Remain as calm as possible. Do not shout or ...


Personal Finance - Why You Should Compare, Not Despair

Sorting out your personal finances can be a tricky and exasperating time. Whether you are looking to obtain money through a loan, protect your finances with life insurance, medical, travel or car insurance, save some money through an individual savings account (ISA), apply for a credit card or a mortgage, change a telephone or fuel utility supplier, or simply decide what the best current account is for your needs, the choices are seemingly endless as well as being extremely complicated. They ...


The Single Most Important Thing you Must Know if you Own a Home

Don’t ever, ever lose your job! That’s right, it’s not your credit score or your assets or your equity or even Location, Location, Location that matter the most, it is whether or not you have an income stream capable of supporting your mortgage. Most people think of their home as the safest of investments that they have. It can be but only if you manage it correctly. If you have equity in your home, you are subject to the risk of loss of that equity at any time you can no longer afford ...


How to Buy a Home with No Money Down

For many of us coming up with "the" down payment for a home is quite a struggle. There are many reasons for this, such as your income, your family needs, your savings account is well, non-existent. Not to long ago if you didn't have at least 10 percent down you didn't have a 10th of a percent of buying a home. As of late it can be a very affordable 5 percent or zero percent. Okay now on to how it is done... So let's say you are a first time buyer (although this also works if you have already ...


Mom’s rules on how to cook corned beef

The standard you’ll hear in my mother’s kitchen on how to cook corned beef is the slower, the better. This cut of meat comes from the brisket, right above the shank portion of the front leg of a cow. It is not particularly tender and cooking it quickly will result in shoe leather not fit for eating. Always cooked in water, many do it atop the range and some in a pressure cooker. This author recommends using your slow cooker or crock pot. When utilizing this method, you can prepare the ...