Posted on Jul 31, 2012 under home improvements |
I am currently browsing Agee Woodworks website for I am interested of giving my aunt some fireplace mantels as gift for her house blessing next week. Do you think that would be a great house blessing gift?
Honestly speaking this will be my first time to attend a house blessing within our family circle. Believe it or not, most of my relatives don’t spend some time blessing their house when they have a newly constructed one. I really don’t understand why but we are Roman Catholics and we do believe in God and with the Holy Spirit. Well, maybe it was just a tradition that we don’t celebrate anything like that. That is why I was quite surprised when I received some invitations from my Aunt.
Anyways, since it will be my first time, I wanted my gift to be special and house related of course. The fireplace mantel at Agee Woodworks is the best product I had ever search so far. This will also be a great buy for me because Agee Woodworks sells one of the most beautiful and most affordable fireplace mantels.
I finally made my pick and I am hoping I can get a discount out of it. Lol! I’m planning to buy classic fireplace mantel that I strongly feel that my Aunt will surely adore.
Posted on Jul 28, 2012 under automobiles |
I was supposed to be blogging my heart out this afternoon but my husband stopped me from doing it so because he was too busy browsing Woodfins.com. Unfortunately, he was checking out some spare parts for his car and looks like he’s doing it because it needs to be repair again. Urgh! This car of his is really killing our budget big time. Well, I know that I should consider the car’s maintenance on our monthly budget but I just can’t! For this year, I think there have been a couple of episodes already that we disbursed some amounts from our fund just for this car to be repaired and maintenance. Well, I think I should talk to my husband about it and discuss him that it is no longer practical to have a car that needs repairing every now and then. I think it’s time that we should sell his baby.
Posted on Jul 26, 2012 under home improvements |
Are you looking for the best fireplace in the World Wide Web? Well, better check this website now.
A friend of mine has recommended me Fireplace Mantels 123 for online inquiries about fireplace mantels, fireplaces, screens, fireplace tools and accessories. You see, my Aunt Tanya who is currently in New Jersey is planning to change their fireplace because they noticed that it is not functioning well. Maybe because the fireplace is too old or there is something wrong with it. He tried calling one of their neighbors to check it out and unfortunately there was something wrong. The whole fireplace needs to be repaired. My aunt calls the repairman and went to her house. To her dismay the repair man diagnosis was worst. He said that the repair might get her into trouble in terms of paying the repair cost and it might also take a couple of weeks before the repair will be finish because they have a couple of servicing needs to be done before my aunt’s request.
When my aunt learns that it will cost her a lot, she decided to just buy a new fireplace and have it installed immediately upon purchase. Well, I think that’s a very good idea. I think it’s better to buy a new one than wait for the repair man to get it done, right?
Posted on Jul 21, 2012 under everyday musings |
This is it! I finally made a decision and I’m going to do it today.
I’m filling my resignation today!
I finally got the strength to submit my resignation paper and I have the guts to explain why I’m withdrawing my employment with them.
I know I have to do this NOW.. now that I have the reason to leave.
I just hope everything will turn out well and I am really hoping that I made the RIGHT DECISION this time.
Please guide me Lord.
Posted on Jul 19, 2012 under blogging |
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A sweepstakes is potentially a great way to win a prizes. As a general rule, sweepstakes can be fun, simple and profitable. As well, in most countries there is plenty of regulation to keep sweepstakes on the up and up. However, the world is not always a friendly or honest place.
There are some sweepstakes that aren’t held to the same high standards as most such competitions. So if you enter cash sweepstakes daily, there is the definite possibility that you may eventually run into a scam that masquerades as a legitimate sweepstakes. There are some ways you can tell what is what.
By their very nature, most sweepstakes do not require you to make any kind of purchase in order to enter them. So when you get drink coupons off of a site or a package and notice that there is the potential to enter a sweepstakes, you should notice that wording similar to “no purchase necessary” plainly stated. This is more than just a good business practice, and is actually a law in a lot of countries.
In the same vein, any kind of sweepstakes that expects you to pay in order to receive a prize that you have supposedly won is also in violation of the law. If you spot a scam of this nature, reporting it to a relevant authority could spare other people from becoming victims in the future.
Asking for the Wrong Information
There is no problem with a sweepstake promoter asking for your basic demographic information. As well, asking about how often you use a given product is perfectly normal and acceptable. However, asking for things like your bank account or credit card numbers is a sure sign that all is not right in this particular sweepstake. In a situation of this nature, you need to be aware that the reason the promoter is asking for your information is so that they can rip you off. If you let them have your information, you will be opening yourself up to a huge mess.
A sweepstakes is a great way to potentially win something and it only requires a moment of your time to complete the process. However, there are times when a sweepstakes is not what it appears to be. If you are aware of what can go wrong, however, you can dodge a lot of the scam sweepstakes out there and only focus on the ones that will treat you properly and that you could actually win. Be aware and prepared or you could become a victim.