Archive for February, 2016
Recent studies reveal some interesting facts about sleep. For example, in one poll, over 90% of Americans admitted that they often wake up in the middle of the night; 43% of those ages 13 to 64 say they rarely get a good night’s sleep, even on weekends. There are various reasons why people have trouble sleeping, from snoring to insomnia, but all of them can result in physical and mental health problems. The National Sleep Foundation reports that snoring affects over 35% of Americans on a regular basis; either their own snoring or a partner’s. Another poll discovered that 86% of participants say they wake up because they are either too hot or too cold. And a 2013 Gallup Poll found that parents of young children are commonly sleep-deprived: 54% report not getting enough sleep. What is “enough sleep?” The Nationa
Are you in the middle of planning a wedding and do not know how you will pay for it all? First, relax; 2.4 million weddings are performed each year and with out a doubt not one of them goes perfectly according to plan. Once you remember that the purpose of a wedding is to celebrate the union of two people, it becomes much easier to keep things in perspective. For a few tips on how to keep the occasion relatively stress-free while on a budget, read below.
What You Should Do First.
After saying “yes!” you and your partner need to set a date. This can be the tricky part, because certain months are more sought-after than others and therefore the booking cost can be quite a bit higher than the less favorable months, even at cheap halls for rent. For example, 15% of weddings t
Land is one of the best investments a person can make these days. In the United States, land has been prized by people for generations. Land was capital and power — part of the reason why we began expanding westwards. And the old term “gentleman farmer” still has a kind of pride still associated with it. So it’s no surprise that in today’s fluctuating economy, those looking to sink their money into something lasting are looking toward real estate once again. If you have the money to spend, snapping up one of the farm properties for sale or cattle ranches might be a great investment. You can use the land for hunting,
Why should you donate clothes to Red Cross? The American Red Cross works to help people all over the world who are in crisis. Every day, the Red Cross provides blankets, food, clean water, blood, clothes, and shelter for people that have gone through natural disasters and other times of crisis. They help families, individuals, and children. They help families find housing and provide aid to the homeless.
The Red Cross is the 13th largest charity in the United States. In private donations, the Red Cross received over $687 million in 2014. Financial donations go to supporting the Red Cross operations as well as provide support to local chapters and outreach efforts. They help people that are homeles