In 2006 I began the long road of part-time, online study. This past June, I completed the last of the courses towards my Bachelor of Applied Human Service Administration Degree. While working on my degree my life changed dramatically. I got engaged, planned a wedding, married, got pregnant, stayed at home for maternity leave for a year and I even changed jobs.
When it comes to holidays and giving gifts to your co-workers, sometimes that can become a bit uncomfortable if you don’t know much about your co-workers’ private lives. The last thing you want to do is give a lousy gift and become known as the “lousy gift giver” in your department.
Your child’s teacher is a very important person in his/her daily routine. Naturally, you want to make the teacher feel special this Christmas, but what do you buy a teacher that isn’t too cheesy? A gift card of course!
Christmas gift cards are perfect for teachers. They aren’t too personal but they allow you to express how thankful you are for the time and attention the teacher gives to your child.
Probably one of the most common reasons someone wouldn’t buy a gift card is the impersonality of it. A gift card can seem impersonal if you don’t put a personal touch to it of course.
Here are a few ideas of how to make a gift card more personal:
If you are determined to not put a lot of time into the gift, put the gift card inside a funny, personalized greeting card. Write a… Continue
Not sure what to buy your out of town friends? When you’re Christmas shopping for friends and family who live out of state, the biggest issue can be shipping costs, especially if you buy large toys for the kids. And if you’re sending several gifts for the whole family, well the shipping costs can break the bank. Instead, why not give gift cards!
The beauty of a gift card is it’s always the right size, the perfect color… Continue
One in six U.S. deaths is caused by coronary heart disease, many of which could be prevented if a bystander had been trained in basic life support (BLS). Health Education Solutions, the leading provider of continuing education solutions for healthcare professionals, today released a new BLS Special Section, a series of articles,… Continue
Shopping online is made even sweeter with discounts, coupons and rebates. Who doesn’t love a good discount? I know I do! And I’m sure you do too So I’ve compiled a list of 10 great finds under $10 along with where to buy. Enjoy!
Many times we do our best to keep our kids and ourselves safe on Halloween. Things like making sure our children go trick-or-treating with an adult or in a group, checking their candy when they get home before letting them eat it, not letting them stay out too late on
Halloween night. These are all great ways to stay safe, but don’t forget
Those fun, cute costumes can be harmful if we aren’t careful. So here are…
GAP does the perfect rendition of the French minimalistic chic with their American in Paris Boys Collection, infusing French signature neutrals with a laid-back, devil-may-care American attitude. Grey, black and navy dominate this collection with the occasional splashes of red and delicate whisper of vintage light beige. Shop versatile boys’ skinny and straight jeans, cozy knits, striped tees, sip-up jacket and hip accessories. Also, enjoy 30% Off and Share the love with your favorite… Continue
Added by Julia Angel on August 27, 2010 at 2:04pm —
Diabetes is a killer. My 15 year old son was diagnosed with it when he was 11. It's been a tough almost five years, but things are looking up. I met Brenda Novak, a NY Times bestselling author, at a local writers meeting. Her son has the disease, too. Brenda is a dynamo. She took a proactive approach and started her Online Auction a few years ago. Since then, it's raised more than $700,000 for diabetes research!!
I host a page on the auction site, and this week Brenda is…
Middle of winter and we are having a Yard Sale. Here in Minnesota that is something you will never see.. LOL! But.. an online one.. totally the best idea ever!
EZ Craft Show is having their annual online yard sale and it starts today at noon.
Get a jump on my booth by clicking the button below. My booth is filled with candle making supplies, bath and body making supplies and misc goodies. Even some tarts that are overstock. If you are a crafter…
Over the past several years, Colorado families have been the beneficiary of the growth of online high school options. Colorado online high schools have proven to be a valuable education choice for many students and their families who are looking for an alternative to the traditional school setting, whether because of learning style, life or family circumstances. For many, virtual high schools have meant the difference between giving up on school or graduating.
Ardyss International has amazing skincare products, nutritional products and garments for men and women to help with back alignment to resolving body issues. Many people have not heard of Ardyss International. Do you know all the products that Ardyss International have to offer? The Ardyss International garment "Body Magic" is the most popular because it enable people to have the body that they want without pills or surgery. But, Ardyss International has so many other best kept secrets.… Continue
Added by Tara Williams on February 1, 2010 at 5:47pm —
Babies are irresistible when they are sleeping, as every mom knows. This is what inspired Rookie Humans' founder and momma of two, Gabriela Anggono, to launch a whimsical line of crib sheets designed to create beautiful backdrops for…