A few years ago, my car broke down. The timing was less than great, as my son was recovering from an illness that required treatments the health insurance would not cover. With my credit stretched to the hilt, the last thing I needed was a car payment. That's when I hit on the idea of using my bike.
My bike became my way of making the ten mile round trip to work each day. I learned how to pack my work clothes in a backpack, shower and change at the health club next door, and walk into work fresh and ready to do my job. Over the next year, that riding toned my body and left me feeling better than I had in a long time.
If you are facing life without a car, let's talk about bikes. I'm betting you will find them a good alternative too.
If you own a boat, you know just how big sentimental value is for ownership. People get romantic about their boats -- often giving them women's names and cherishing the time spent out on the water. You're creating lots of amazing memories on your boat, so sometimes it is easier to look into shipping a boat to you when you move, as opposed to starting from scratch with a new one. [Read More]
If your employer is training you to work with triethylene glycol, or TEG, you need to know proper safety procedures before you begin. Following proper procedures can help ensure your safety while you're at work. Here are three steps that will help you avoid work-place injuries while handling triethylene glycol:
1. Receive Proper Training
Whenever you work with hazardous materials, it's important that you receive the proper safety training. Before you begin work, be sure to talk to your employer about training sessions that you'll need. [Read More]