Archive for September, 2013

Your Passport to the World

Written by Julie. Posted in Live in the present, Online tips, Present tense

Blogging ideas come from people everywhere. After all, the world is a complicated place but the virtual world which is the internet is beginning to catch up. Sometimes blogging ideas cover everything from the brinksmanship in Washington to Lady Gaga in California. There are entertainment websites as well as political websites. And there are also entire blogs devoted to spirituality and nature photography. There are some great life tips on blogs. Recommendations such as live in the present and other platitudes that can make sense. But the main purpose of the internet, more than the platitudes or the political invectives, is to provide people with online information which is relevant in the present tense. One thing that most people do not realize is how important blogging can be to their operations. But businesses that have blogs are nearly four times as likely to get a high volume of internet traffic than those without. The

Top Five Facts to Know About Canadian Small Business Health Plans

Written by Julie. Posted in Employee benefits, Health insurance companies, Health insurance for small businesses

Small business health coverage
When it comes to providing health care for your employees, there is a lot to consider. Mainly, it all comes down to picking the best of the many small business health plans that can be tailor-made to satisfy the specific needs of your employees. A healthy employee is a happy one! With that in mind, here are five facts to know about Canadian health care services. 1. Canadian health insurance will usually cover surgery and clinical services. In addition, this insurance will typically cover visits to the doctor, dental surgery and even psychotherapy. As a growing company, your choice of small business health plans should consider these great qualities as you can be on the forefront of providing the best Continue Reading 1 Comment

Now You See the World, Now You Don’t

Written by Julie. Posted in Window washing greenwich, Window washing new canaan

Window cleaning greenwich
If you live in one of the New York City suburbs in Connecticut, you might want to have your home updated to make sure that it is in the best possible order. Wilton window cleaning services, for example, are constantly sought after for people who want to make sure that they can see through their windows in every season. And Wilton window cleaning will not just mean Wilton window washing. It will also mean treating the window in such a way that it will be more difficult for it to get dirty in the future. The window cleaning greenwich offers can provide similar benefits. Of course, when it comes to wind

How to Make Pottery

Written by Julie. Posted in How to make pottery, Potters wheels, Pottery glazes

Pottery kiln
The potter’s wheel was invented in Mesopotamia some time between 6,000 and 4,000 BCE and really revolutionized pottery production. It made it so that pottery supplies could be fired up on a kiln, and anyone could make pottery, as long as they had a pottery kiln and pottery supplies. Pottery is made by forming a clay body into objects of a required shape, then heating them to high temperature sin a kiln which removes all the water from the clay. This increases their strength, hardens them, then sets their shape. In all cases, the object of firing is to permanently harden the wares, and the firing regime must be appropriate to the materials used to make them. Pottery has become diverse since its invention, as there are a v