April 30, 2013
There are certain things that should be considered before deciding which car rental service they should avail of. They should decide the size of the vehicle that is suitable to their needs. A family or a small group of travelers may need an SUV or a minivan that does not only allow them to conveniently fit their luggage but also allows them to travel comfortably. Once they have determined the best type of vehicle that is suitable for them, they can start looking into the various car rental deals that different companies offer. Frequent travelers can get huge discounts if they avail of car rentals deals from the same company every time they travel. Travelers can also look for coupon codes online if they want to avail of lower rates. If is going to be a business trip, they can inquire whether their company has ties with a car rental company that can give them discounted rates. Aside from the rates, travelers should also look into the terms of the company and decide whether they need to avail of car rental insurance as well.
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This post brought to you by Scotts Miracle-Gro. All opinions are 100% mine.
The warm spring weather is the perfect time to enjoy different outdoor activities with your family and friends. A beautifully landscaped lawn can be the best place to enjoy a quiet weekend with your family. If you still haven’t gotten to creating the garden that you want and you’re looking for a sustainable gardening solution that can help you have healthier plants and protect your soil at the same time, consider using Scotts Florida Select Natural Eucalyptus Mulch.
Why is Scotts Florida Natural Mulch your best option for your landscaping needs? It is because sustainably-harvested and plantation grown eucalyptus is considered a renewable resource. It re-grows up to four times faster than Cypress. And since it is made from 100% plantation-grown eucalyptus trees, it is free from any construction, demolition, pallet or other waste materials. You are assured that you will not put anything that can harm the soil. Eucalyptus Mulch is also effective in preventing weeds naturally, conserve soil moisture and moderate soil temperature. It is 100% Florida grown which helps support the local economy.
If you’re thinking of getting started with your gardening, you will need a few basic tools and gardening supplies. This includes standard shovel and spade, lawn rake, basic wheelbarrow, garden hose and watering can. You can purchase more tools as you need them. Don’t forget to purchase Scotts Florida Natural Mulch as well. If you are a non-Florida resident, there is another alternative, the Scotts Nature Scapes mulch. It comes in 3 different colors: Classic Black, Sierra Red, and Deep Forest Brown. It helps maintain soil moisture, prevent weeds, and create a groomed landscape all year long. Florida Select Mulch is made from 100% Florida-grown Eucalyptus. Eucalyptus Mulch is a sustainable Cypress alternative, grown in Florida, for Florida!
Eucalyptus Mulch is the best option for your landscape because it is:
1. SUSTAINABLE: Sustainably-harvested and plantation grown Eucalyptus is considered a renewable resource because it re-grows up to 4-times faster than Cypress.
2. NATURAL: Made from 100% plantation-grown Eucalyptus trees. Eucalyptus Mulch is guaranteed free from any construction, demolition, pallet, or other waste materials.
3. EFFECTIVE: Prevents weeds naturally** while helping to conserve soil moisture and moderate soil temperature.
4. LOCAL: 100% Florida-grown - helps support your local economy.
How to Use: Spread 3 inches deep. Keep mulch several inches from tree trunks and house foundations or other wood structures.
When to Apply: Apply around trees, shrubs, flowers or vegetables after seeds have germinated and plants have developed.
Where to Use: Apply around trees, shrubs, flowers or vegetables after seeds have germinated and plants have developed.
Where Not to Use: Avoid use: Before seeds have germinated, around underdeveloped plants, and within several inches of house foundations or other wood surfaces.
Coverage Area: A 2 cu. ft. bag will cover the following: At a depth of 2 inches, 12 sq. ft of bedding area. At a depth of 3 inches, 8 sq. ft. of bedding area. At a depth of 4 inches, 6 sq. ft. of bedding.
April 24, 2013
New York’s best-kept secret is that Infinity Shoes has the best trendy – and conveniently priced! – shoes. While these trendy shoes for women can only be found at locations in New York City, Infinity Shoes has a vast selection online, and we definitely recommend checking them out! They have so many fun brands, and are showing great summer-ready styles. Sneak a peek here!Embrace your inner “Southern belle” with cute and comfy Old Gringo’s Women’s boots
They have a huge selection of cowboy boots, with all types of designs, colors, and shaft heights! For example, we love the Old Gringo Women's Little G Western Boot. These hand-crafted beauties are perfect with flowing skirts and dresses or your favorite worn-in jeans! The gorgeous metal stud details and intricate embroidery are sure to make any outfit pop! If you’re looking for a simpler pair, try Old Gringo Women’s Diego Western Boot. The subtle pattern and knee-high shaft are best with busy-patterned sundresses and bright shirts. While it’s not needed, we even recommend a cowboy hat to match! If you’re looking for a summer flat, go for a funkier style with oxford shoes for women. For example, the Kickers Women’s Roxanne Oxford Shoe is perfect in its contrast of hip menswear and beautiful feminine shoes. These trendy shoes are perfect for a night out when paired with a short dress, or for a daytime in the sun with high-waist denim shorts and sunglasses. Your feet will be comfortable and pretty all day long! If you’re looking for a heeled option, try the Miz Mooz Women’s Lance Pump Shoe. The soft suede is supplemented by a great hidden platform and wingtip detailing. They’ll give you an extra lift and keep you feeling beautiful all day long! No matter the occasion, Infinity Shoes has what you need for a trendy and fun summer. Whether you’re going for Old Gringo Western boots, oxford flats, or another shoe altogether, Infinity is sure to make your summer a stylish one without breaking the bank!
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When looking for women’s shoes, there are a few things to keep in mind. Like, are you looking for a narrow width shoe or a slim fit width shoe? There is a difference. Though the difference is small you’ll want to keep in mind that women with smaller feet will typically require a narrow fit whereas a woman with a longer foot will need a slim fitting shoe.
In case you can’t make it to the shoe store for a measurement of your feet before you need to order that pair of shoes online; don’t worry; there is a simple way to measure your feet at home.
First, you will want to measure the length of your foot to determine the numerical size of your foot. To do this, take a piece of paper out and outline your foot on the paper. Sure, it may look like something you did in elementary school but keep in mind it’s to help accurately measure the length of your foot, it isn’t for a grade and you probably won’t be framing it.
Next, you’ll take a standard 12 inch ruler to measure from the base of the heel to the very tip of your big toe. This is a very important step because even a half-inch off can cause you to have a shoe that is too small for your foot.
Most women don’t think about measuring the arch of their foot but in order to get an accurate fit in your shoe, the arch is just as important as the length. Measuring the arch of your foot will keep you from getting a shoe that feels too stiff on the arch of your foot or even worse, back pain because your shoe doesn’t fit right.
The next most important step in measuring your feet, beside the length, will be the width of the foot. This is important because you’ll want to determine if your foot will require a wide width shoe, a slim width shoe or if you’ll need narrow women’s shoes. The width is usually determined by the letter system whereas the length will be the numerical part as mentioned earlier.
Women with wide width requirements know that their foot is not going to fit into a narrow or slim shoe. The same goes for a slim foot or a narrow foot. If the width of the shoe is too wide then you won’t have a comfortable pair of shoes and you’ll likely be looking at rubbing or blistering.
Believe it or not, if you have a narrow or slim foot and even try to wear a regular width shoe, you’ll begin to see the difference in your step.
Keep in mind that the feet play an important role in posture, the way you walk and how you stand; having a comfortable shoe will help ensure your body’s health as well.