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The alcohol we get from Potatoes

Posted on: September 24, 2021

One of the most versatile alcohol spirits we can use for mixing as a base in cocktails has to be Vodka. This Russian/Polish/East European staple has been warming the cockles for centuries. Where does this clear yet strong tasting liquid come from? It certainly is a popular drink. As with any alcoholic beverage it has to be stored away securely in places like a bonded warehouse first and foremost. Maintenance of stock in such places…

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Tips for Moving Abroad

Posted on: September 22, 2021

Moving abroad is exciting but also scary, no matter what your reasons for moving are. The most important thing to do before moving abroad is prepare by doing as much research about the place you’re moving to as you can. Read on for some tips for moving abroad. Image Credit Research the average cost of living in the country you plan to move to and save up. It may be recommended to change the currency…

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What to Look For in a Roof When Buying a Property

Posted on: September 14, 2021

If you are looking for a new property, it is essential that you know what to look for in a roof so that you do not end up paying more when problems are revealed. A roof that is made of durable materials such as shingles, slate or tile is one way to reduce the costs incurred and to improve the property’s quality as well. There are different types of materials that can be used for…

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Natural Wonders to See in the Woodland in the Autumn

Posted on: September 10, 2021

Although the weather is getting chillier, going out and enjoying the woodlands and countryside in the autumn is great fun and there is so much to see! Wrap up warm in cosy and snuggly Aran Sweaters from Shamrock Gift and get out and about to enjoy the fresh autumnal air – here are a few thin Mushrooms and Fungi – The autumn woodland is brimming with these weird but wonderful and essential organisms. Keep looking…

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Eating with the Seasons

Posted on: September 8, 2021

The planet is in urgent need of help, and we all must alter our lifestyles if we want to preserve the earth. There are lots of ways that we can live more environmentally friendly lives, from ditching the car to recycling more, and one great way that we can also make a big positive change is by growing our own food and eating what is in season – which reduces the travel time of the…

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What is the history of the polo shirt?

Posted on: September 6, 2021

When it comes to a piece of clothing as iconic as the polo shirt, it is hard to imagine a time when we were without it. Today, this popular sports garment has worldwide acclaim; however, everything has its beginnings and the polo shirt is no different. Image Credit Indian origin Although the origin of the polo shirt is the topic of debate, it is thought to have been created in India and discovered by the…

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Benefits of All-On-4 Dental Implants

Posted on: September 3, 2021

All on 4 dental implants are increasing in popularity as more dentists are recommending it to their patients. It involves a fixed prosthesis of about 10 to 14 teeth being supported by only four implants. This surgery is for people suffering from tooth decay and gum disease caused by poor oral health or other health conditions. There are several benefits of all on 4 dental implants. If after reading this you decide you would benefit…

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What Are Traffic Calming Measures?

Posted on: August 26, 2021

These are measures that can be implemented to either reduce traffic volume or to improve traffic conditions on a road. Traffic calming is normally executed on busy urban streets and major highways where the volume of traffic is deemed to be excessive and poses a danger to drivers or pedestrians alike. For example, where there is heavy vehicular traffic on a one-way, through lane, or an alley, a traffic calming measure may be put in…

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Eco-Friendly Ways To Cool A Building Without Using Air Conditioning

Posted on: August 24, 2021

The average person is looking for eco-friendly ways to cool a building without using air conditioning. Some people are so concerned about environmental issues that they don’t want air conditioning in their homes, workplaces, and other places. There are some alternatives, however. You can use the space around you in your home or office to make it more comfortable without having to spend money on a new air conditioning unit. Brise soleil, a type of…

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The Enduring Popularity of Dancing

Posted on: August 24, 2021

Something that has been a huge part of human culture since humans have existed is dancing. It is something that for many of us is a way to group together express ourselves and feel part of a family or tribal group. Nowadays, the crowds at festivals and in nightclubs speak for themselves about the popularity of dancing, and it shows the similarities that we share with our ancestors in this enduring activity. Image Credit Of…

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The uniform of the rocker is still here.

Posted on: August 23, 2021

Rock and roll is meant to be “sticking it to the man”, so says Jack Black in School of Rock. He’s not wrong but there has become a sort of uniform to the process, which as Boy George observed when talking about Punk rock, sort of “defeated the purpose”. However it seems that rock is still with us. Observe the recent Eurovision of Maneskin from Italy. The usual bubblegum pop spectacle was blown away by…

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Smiling without feeling on the first mobile call.

Posted on: August 21, 2021

You would have thought that the first call made on a mobile phone would have been a cause for celebration. How many of us have rushed out to get a new phone by using King Communications and looking for a Vodafone near me. The joyful call made to friends and family to say you’ve got a new one is wonderful. It wasn’t that way for Mr Joel Engel. The phone call that he received on…

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The beauty of warm woollen jumpers

Posted on: August 20, 2021

Aran Sweaters are one of the most popular sweater styles in the world and you can find some great options from places like Shamrock Gift. These sweaters tend to be fairly large and bulky, with many of them having double-breasted designs. They are usually constructed from highly breathable wool or a similar fabric. Image credit Many Aran sweaters are made using only Aran yarn, which has a high, superior fibre which makes it ideal for…

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How to Organise a Virtual Event

Posted on: August 2, 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced most of us to go online for a number of things we would otherwise do in person. These events can include a protest, a meeting, any type of celebration or a conference. It can be difficult to know exactly how to make a virtual event as engaging as it would be in person, but I’m here to help with some tips on how to organise a virtual event. Image Credit…

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5 Tips to Make Sure You Home is Safe From Fire

Posted on: July 31, 2021

Fire safety is extremely important in order to prevent possible fatalities and loss. There are a large number of potential fire hazards around the home that we should be aware in order to prevent them, and be prepared in case a fire does occur. You should think of getting a fire risk assessment Bristol done in your home so you can be sure that you are as safe as possible. I highly recommend contacting Keloscape…

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Kent – Something for Everyone to Enjoy in the Garden of England

Posted on: July 28, 2021

Going abroad this year might not be a risk that many people are willing to take with the movements of countries to amber and red lists, as well as the possibility of quarantine, but in the UK we are lucky to have many beautiful places that are perfect for a staycation this summer! One of these is the county of Kent – often referred to as the garden of England due to its fields and…

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Plasma Spray, An Overview

Posted on: July 27, 2021

The plasma spray application is one of the most popular and versatile methods for coating materials, especially metals. It is also referred to as the hot metal process or a vortex tube process. This process uses a high-pressure stream of gas (usually nitrogen) that is directed at an electrically conductive material with a thin layer of a highly conductive material, such as an insulating material, on top of it. The plasma (or neon) stream is…

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Tips For Driving a Heavy Goods Vehicle

Posted on: July 27, 2021

Are you looking for some good tips for driving a heavy goods vehicle? If so, you are not alone. Many people get behind the wheel of a new or used heavy goods vehicle and do not know how to operate it safely or properly. Not only can this type of vehicle be extremely dangerous if you are not aware of proper driving techniques, but it can also be very costly if you happen to have…

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Superdry Menswear is great

Posted on: July 6, 2021

Superdry Menswear has been the one-stop shop for fashionable outerwear and accessories for men for almost half a century. The company has grown from humble beginnings to a business with worldwide ambitions. Superdry Menswear was started by two enterprising young men.  The two men decided to launch a new clothing range for men that would cater for their target market and which would offer men’s something unique and different compared to what the competition offered.…

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Importance of Occupational Health and Safety

Posted on: July 6, 2021

Occupational health professionals are concerned with the risks to be faced by workers in various industries and the ways to protect them. There are many aspects of occupational health that have to do with the quality of life of the people who work in certain jobs. Occupational health policies set down the standards of safety that have to be followed by employers and employees alike in the workplace. Image credit An Occupational Health Wales company…

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