Caring Protect and Survive

I am currently nursing and caring for a 99 year old, while protecting myself from this dreadful virus. I have to say the combination makes it the hardest thing I've ever done in my life. I have survived 3 marriages and their traumas. I have raised a family alone, without maintenance or support. He survived injuries and fractures and the ups and downs of life, but this is something else. Being...

Developing the Base Mindset – 8 Characteristics of Great Bases

Developing point guard skills is a tedious, careful and slow process. Coaches can cultivate excellent point guards if they first take the right approach to the mental side of the game. Great point guards are tough, selfless, understand the game and are mentally tough. A winning point guard is in charge when the game is on and makes all other players better with his presence. Players are never too...

Healthy nutrition? Yes you can, just decide to make a plan!

Healthy eating can keep you physically lean, mentally sharp, and brimming with more energy than an energy bunny on a caffeine overdose. But... There are not many people who do it constantly... even if they want to. Okay, if everyone wants to eat healthy, how come we're all doing it so poorly? It's because we eat without really thinking about it. Everybody does. Eating French fries while talking...

The benefits of tummy time

Whether your baby hates tummy time or loves it, it's extremely important to your baby's continued development. Not only to improve physical strength, but also to provide sensory stimulation for left and right brain coordination. It improves near vision and helps overcome primitive reflexes such as step and startle reflexes. Since 1994, parents have been encouraged to put babies to sleep on their...

Co-parenting with a narcissist: time to form a couple

"The most important thing to remember when co-parenting is that you should always strive to protect your children from conflict." Anyone who has been through this knows that co-parenting takes effort. There is no easy way to properly plan, coordinate and execute all aspects of a child's life, especially when it must be done in two separate homes, with a self-centered and uncooperative team...

Bonding with his Rhodesian Ridgeback

The Rhodesian Ridgeback, or African Lion Dog, although bred to hunt lions and known for its bravery, also has a sensitive side and needs to be handled with care. Rough handling and harsh training techniques will not work with this breed. Rhodesian Ridgebacks, or any breed, respond well to treats. If you take your Rhodesian Ridgeback to a pet supply store like Petco or Petsmart, which allow dogs...

Earn an extra $40,000 per year in retirement

If you're retired and struggling to make ends meet, you're not alone. For most of us, job prospects aren't too bright. The most you can hope for is a minimum wage job as a receptionist at Walmart. What is the worst thing about this job? Standing for hours and hours for minimum wage. There is a relatively new industry that you can do in your spare time. Work as many or as few hours as you like....

Installation error 25002 solution: how to solve error 25002 on your PC

Error 25002 is a typical problem that appears when you try to install/uninstall Norton or Alcohol on your computer. This error mainly occurs when your PC does not have the proper permissions or drivers to perform the operations you are asking of it. This error is mainly due to the way Windows is unable to process the necessary files and settings to run the system properly. The usual format of...

Are we avoiding the truth?

In our society, it is politically incorrect to say no. Our churches go out of their way not to offend anyone of another religion. I believe in being respectful of the beliefs of others, but I don't believe in circumventing God's truth to do so. The Bible clearly establishes the guidelines for obtaining eternal life. We must be born again. We must accept that Jesus, the sinless and blameless Son...

Sailing through the interior of Ireland for a magical holiday

Inland Ireland cruises are a very popular family and/or friends holiday. There are numerous rivers, lakes and canals from which to explore the beauty of Ireland's waterways and countryside. It is a much safer and cheaper option than offshore sailing for the novice sailor and presents great opportunities to meet people along the route. By far the most popular is the Shannon River Cruise, which can...