Examples Of Green Architecture

As climate change and political unrest in the Middle East are tied to the use of oil, the public is becoming increasingly aware and willing to investigate green alternatives to their everyday needs. When almost 40 percent of the United State's carbon output is produced by residential and commercial buildings, it's no wonder that green architecture is growing in...

How To Turn Summer Fruit Into Intoxicating Bachelor Jam

Locally grown summer fruits and berries are sweeter and more flavorful than imported varieties. Unfortunately for residents of temperate climates, their growing season is only a few short weeks. Ripe strawberries, raspberries, peaches and pears can be cooked into fruit jam, canned and enjoyed all year long, but who has the time for that? This bachelor jam recipe is so...

Where To Shop In Singapore During Sale Time

First time visitors to Singapore are struck by the preponderance of shopping malls, but they soon adapt to the Singaporeans retail obsession. During May-July Singapore celebrates this love of shopping with their Great Singapore Sale when huge discounts are offered in many stores, and raffles, competitions and entertainment for all ages take place. Singaporeans like to hang out in shopping...

Tips On How To Become A Successful Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs can be defined as people who create a new product and/or provide a new service and further develop their creation into a small business. Some noteworthy entrepreneurs include Bill Gates, founder of the Microsoft Corporation; Mary Kay Ash, founder of the major cosmetics corporation, Mary Kay Inc; and Walt Disney, owner and creative mind behind The Walt Disney...

Top 4 Attractions In Columbus, Ohio

Although not necessarily known as a vacation destination, half of the population of the United States lives within 550 miles of Columbus, Ohio., a city offering fun adventures and things to do that are educational, exciting, and affordable. Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Ranked as the #1 zoo in America by USA Travel Guide, the Columbus Zoo has been providing opportunities for...

Five Fashion Essentials For Spring 2018

The following five pieces are must-haves for any fashion trends admirer in spring 2010. Although these pieces are various, they all have one thing in common: skin. Lots of skin this fall in courageous combinations. It's very over-the-top and for the ultimate femme fatale. These are the looks. Vintage Slip Dress Echos inner Wear as Outer Wear Inner wear as outer...

How To Wear Short Trend For Spring 2018

Fashion has plenty of legs when it comes to Spring Summer 2010 trends. Women the world over will be flashing their pins in sexy hotpants, bottom-skimming boy shorts and pantaloon-style bloomers. What they all have in common is the length — short short short and short. Shorts for Spring 2018 Shorts are the spring's new must-buy, whether for work, play or...

Static Restoration Techniques For Old Buildings

Buildings that are over 50 years old were typically built using the materials that were available locally. Stone such as sandstone, granite, limestone, marble, brick and local varieties of timber were the most common building materials. Brick is considered an artificial stone and the earliest types of bricks were of two common varieties - burnt clay bricks made from soft...

What, How About Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater harvesting might be new to the Western world, but this method, which is still in use in many parts of Africa and India has been used by many cultures in antiquity. As interest in reducing the consumption of treated water grows, this ancient technique may yet enjoy a resurgence in popularity. Rainwater is soft and relatively pure; it...

Cycling Tips For Road Cyclists In Winter

Hats for Cyclists Winter cyclists should make sure their winter hat fits comfortably underneath their helmets. Sometimes this means removing the pads or making other helmet adjustments. A lot of heat escapes through the head, so it’s extremely important to wear a warm hat that also covers the ears. Other options include balaclavas, helmet covers and helmet liners. Footwear for Cycling Purchase...