Nov

12

Every morning I wake up and urinate. It’s just part of my typical schedule. Today was quite different.

After flushing the toilet, instead of the water going down the pipe, water came up the pipe! For fifteen minutes, water spewed out of the toilet and all over the bathroom! I decided to just to leave and wait for it to finish.

Finally, when I came back, everything was coated in sewage. The toilet, the shower, the sink, the walls, even the ceiling! It took me over an hour to clean, but in the process, I realized I was going to need to renovate the entire room. It was just that messy.

After purchasing all the equipment, and spending a month working on it, my bathroom is back to new! Thousands of dollars and hundreds of hours to correct. I had no idea bathrooms Bolton could be so complicated.

Nov

7

As a Registered Nurse, I always want my patient to feel comfortable and as at ease as they can feel when they are in the hospital. My job is to make sure that I can ease their minds of any fears that they may have going into to surgery. I listen and I give advice, I am here to make sure that they patient stays upbeat while under my care. There are many fears prior to surgery that patients go through. Preoperative assessment training has had numerous benefits for myself, but many for my patient as well. It has given me the tools to inform, sooth, help and access the situation, which always makes for a happier and more at ease patient. When a patient comes out of surgery and thanks me for all of my help, I know that this is why I am a nurse.

Nov

6

Quartz, the hard crystalline mineral, makes up 12% of the Earth’s crust, This rock star mineral plays a major role in scientific research, jewelry and manufacturing. But quartz doesn’t stop there. Some rare varieties of quartz are quite valuable while other forms of the mineral are almost as cheap as dirt. And that is just part of its magic. The chemist’s call silicon dioxide and the common folks call it silica sand.

There’s not much need for broken things in today’s quest for disposal everything, but that’s not the way nature works. Broken down quartz crystals, thanks to the work of the wind and water, turn themselves into one of the most useful products in the world. Silica or silicon dioxide contains tiny granules of quartz, and these little babies make their home in most of the non-tropical parts of the world. Quartz, the magic mineral, has many faces, and each face has something positive to say in their world of wonder.

Nov

5

For years I have found it difficult to communicate with my father. At first I thought with him getting older, it was just a matter of him being set in his ways and unwilling to learn new things. When I would try to explain things to him, it felt like I was beating my head against the wall. He wouldn’t listen to what I said and complete the task with the steps I provided. Needless to say we argued and I would leave upset and frustrated. My dad would look at me but, it just seemed like he wasn’t getting what I was saying.

Finally, when getting a regular checkup at the doctors they performed a hearing test and found that my father couldn’t hear certain frequencies. Now, with the help of Stockport hearing aids, he no longer has that blank look and actually gets what it is I’m saying. I’m so glad we are back to our old loving relationship.

Oct

30

After we moved into our new home, we realized the concrete in front of the porch was very slippery when it would rain. One of the things we found to put on it was rock salt. We knew this was for ice and snow, but it worked wonders after rain as well. Only a small amount was needed to provide the traction to walk on the sidewalk. One day, we poured salt on the concrete and noticed there were slugs nearby. The slugs crawled toward the salt and stopped. Watching them, we didn’t know what they were trying to do, but it was soon apparent they did not like the substance being there. All of a sudden, the slugs crawled over the salt and started shriveling into small masses. It seems there is another use for the popular item.

Oct

29

Mark was always such a kind hearted person. and so helpful in so many ways. Regardless of if he was trying to help someone with their homework or if he was giving someone a ride to school, Mark always had a heart for other. Yet, the problem with Mark though is that he also had a real appetite for life. At his current weight, he weighs 425 pounds of pure, solid, beef. Now, of course you cannot blame him, because over the years, Mark had just one thing after the other happen to him.

ALso, he tried everything to lose the weight. He tried acupuncture Manchester, fifteen different gyms, weight loss pills, weight loss programs, and more. Still, nothing seemed to work when it came to Mark and his weight loss efforts. Thus, with one alternative left, he’s going for the big one. He’s going to try diet and exercise.

Oct

26

When I was around eight years old, my father had a real nice boat that he liked taking into the lake behind our house. He loved that boat and would not allow anyone on it. My brother and I decided one night that we would see why he was so infatuated with it and took it out ourselves. After a while of driving the boat around the lake, we had crashed the boat into some rocks that laid in shallow waters. We were so afraid that the only thing we could think to do was call the numbers on the business cards from the person who sold our father the boat and ask for a new one. He of course said no, but he did say that damage from theft was in the warranty he had ordered. When we got home, my father was incredibly mad and grounded us.

Oct

22

Although admittedly a bit on the tacky side, I chose the ever cliché weight loss/muscle gain New Year’s resolution this time through. However, this year I really wanted to success, I didn’t want to be just another schmuck who made a promise to themselves that got quickly tossed out the window for a Big Mac and large fry. This time around I decided in order to keep myself on track I would benefit from someone who has an expertise in this sort of thing. So, I decided to hire a personal trainer Newcastle.

I was admittedly a bit skeptical and dare I say questioning of the quality persona that personal trainers have to offer (I had a friend in college who was a professional trainer and professional douchebag). So I hired one and she ended up being fantastic. I didn’t feel pressured or judged at any point and she worked with me to make sure I was properly doing the exercises. After following her instruction for six months I had lost a total of 30 lbs of fat and tacked on about as much in lean muscle. Definitely something to look into if you’re serious about getting fit but perhaps lack the necessary motivation.