5 Ways to Save & Make Money While Traveling

Whether you like to travel or not, there are times when you have no other option. Your friends may ask you to go to your home town for a reunion party, or your boss may ask you to travel overseas for an important business meeting- the situations are endless.

However, did you know you can be productive even when you are on the road? In fact, you can actually make some serious amount of cash if you are willing to work for it a little.

1. Blogging

If you are good at creative writing then you can start your own blog is something you should really consider. While you can always blog when at home, you can also spend your time on it when traveling to make some money on the side.

If your blog is even fairly popular, you can generate a good amount of revenue through banner ads, affiliate marketing, etc. What’s more- your blog will continue to generate revenue in the form of passive income, i.e. even without your active participation.

2. Freelancing

Freelancing has become extremely popular today. In fact, there are a growing number of professionals who work full-time as freelances. However, you don’t have to go that far, as you can work on gigs on an occasional basis, especially when you are traveling.

Whatever skill set you have, you can use it to make a decent amount of money depending on how good you are at it. You could be good at designing logos, developing apps, or even doing some extensive online research- there is literally no dearth of all kinds of assignments/projects out there waiting for you to bag.

3. Casino Games and Online Betting

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5 Ways to Spend Your Time When You’re Alone

Time flies by when you are chilling out with your squad. The harmless banter or the recollection of the funny incidents that you shared with them in the past is enough to keep the atmosphere fun and exciting. However, things are often different when you are all by yourself.

Different people have different hobbies/activities that they like to engage in to kill time when they are alone. For you, it could be making crisp apple donuts, for someone else it could be going for a walk outside. Here in this blog, I will share my personal 5 things that like to enjoy when I am in my own company:

1. Binge Watching

Who needs cable when you have Netflix or Amazon Prime? I don’t usually watch TV, but when I am alone and have a lot of time to spare, then it’s always fun to watch my favorite TV series back to back. For instance, I am planning to binge watch Breaking Bad once again, right from the first episode, first season. If you have your own personal favorite TV shows, then you are sure to enjoy watching that as you lay in your bed and munch on popcorn or chicken nuggets (whichever you fancy). It’s definitely a treat.

 

2. Hosting a Party for One

While it’s true that you enjoy partying the most when there are dozens or hundreds of people around you. However, partying all by yourself is also a special experience that I strongly recommend you to try at least once in life.

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Dangers and Benefits of HGH

Using HGH is a great way to boost your productivity in sports alongside with modeling your perfect body. Not to mention tremendous HGH benefits for your health, these factors themselves paint a rather attractive picture. However, no matter how sad it may sound, there is no miraculous cure. Even HGH with all its pluses still has some downsides if there is either too much or too little of it in your body.

Excess of HGH

An excess of HGH in the body commonly leads to a pituitary tumor consisting of somatotroph cells in the anterior pituitary gland, called somatotroph adenomas. The adenoma grows slowly and progressively begins to manufacture more and more HGH. When the adenoma becomes large enough, it can cause severe headaches, vision impairment by putting pressure on the optic nerves and displace other pituitary hormones, thus causing their deficiency.

A prolonged excess would cause thickening of bones in the jaw, fingers and toes (called acromegaly), pressure on the nerves resulting in carpal tunnel syndrome, muscular weakness, extra production of sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG), type-2 diabetes (an uncommon form) and decreased sexual function.

Often recognized in a person’s 50’s, a pituitary tumor created due to excessive HGH may cause excessive growth (known as pituitary gigantism). This tumor rarely occurs in childhood.

HGH Deficiency

Depending on the age of an individual, Growth Hormone Deficiency (GHD) effects differently on their health. In children, congenital malformations and genetics cause deficiency of HGH, which can lead to:

  • Short stature

  • Late growth for developmental age

  • Delayed puberty onset

  • Chubbiness (especially around the waist)

  • The child will look younger compared to others of his or her age

  • Prominent forehead

  • Slow growth of hair and teeth

  • Less than 2 inches of growth in height each year

In adults, GHD symptoms include:

  • Decreased energy and increased exhaustion

  • Less endurance

  • Decreased muscle mass

  • Decreased bone density and accelerated osteoporosis

  • Weight gain (especially around the waist)

  • Increased LDL cholesterol levels

  • Psychological problems including anxiety, issues with concentration, memory loss and depressed mood

  • Thin and dry skin and hair loss

  • Constant exhaustion

  • Increased risk of heart disease

  • Resistance to insulin

Although growth hormone deficiency is rare in adulthood, it can occur due to various conditions including:

  • Congenital causes, i.e. present since birth and related to an abnormal pituitary gland

  • Damage to the pituitary caused by radiation therapy for the head, a structural lesion, trauma, intracranial diseases or other such conditions

  • A pituitary adenoma

  • A continuation of a childhood problem

  • Acquired later in life (caused by infections, trauma, injury, brain tumors, radiation or surgery)

  • A very rare idiopathic form (of unknown cause)

  • Slow muscular and motor development (specifically motor milestones like standing, walking, jumping, etc.)

  • Delayed teeth growth

  • Hypoglycemia

  • Repeated jaundice occurrences

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Provasil for Brain Health: Is it the Best Memory Supplement on the Market?

Overview of provasil and brain health

Taking care of both physical health and brain health is necessary. The human brain is a delicate and important organ in the human body, which is not free from dangers. And, the people are likely to face many problems associated with a brain with aging.

There are also many old people who are likely to suffer from various brain diseases, such as Alzheimer, Parkinson’s disease, and so on. According to the statistics, around 5.4 million Americans are diagnosed with Alzheimer disease, and this number is projected to triple by 2050. Furthermore, 1 in 10 people age 65 and above is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s dementia.

The decline of cognitive abilities is very natural as a person starts to age, but the good news is that the cognitive decline can be slowed down. There are ways to reduce the risk of brain diseases. One of the best ways to reduce the rate of cognitive decline is the consumption of supplement.

Provasil is the supplement that is designed to enhance the memory, focus, and concentration. This supplement can be purchased online via its official website. Its official website is very professional and informative, and all the required information can be easily found on the website.

How does Provasil work?

The manufacturer of Provasil claims to have many positive effects on cognitive functions of the human brain. This supplement contains natural Nootropics that have the power to reverse the conditions, such as forgetfulness, lack of focus, brain fog, and other aging symptoms in a non-addictive way.

Some of the best natural ingredients are used by the manufacturer of this product to make it very effective. These ingredients are not only effective in enhancing the brain’s membrane structure, but it also dulls down the cell-damaging free radicals. The anti-oxidants and anti-inflammatory impacts of this supplement helps in keeping the brain active and healthy.

Some of the key ingredients that are used in this supplement are:

  • Vitamin C – The antioxidant properties that are found in vitamin C improve memory and relieve stress. And, the folic acid is required for enhancing the cognitive function of adults.

  • Vitamin B12 – This nutrient is found in foods, such as eggs, milk, poultry, and others. It helps in promoting brain health, and biotin assists the central nervous system.

  • Phosphatidylserine – This ingredient enhances the growth of brain cells. The L-Glutamine plays a role in supporting mental health and ward off ammonia from the brain.

  • Resveratrol – It is an antioxidant, which is known for its positive long-term effects on memory.

  • DHA – DHA is a fatty acid. It is an essential fatty acid that can be found in various foods, which aids in overall brain functions.

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How To Increase Your Home Value In 8 Easy Steps

If you have plans of selling your home in the future, you really need to take care of the many details in your abode. You may need a little bit of makeover to boost its value.

The good news is, you don’t need to spend big bucks to sell your home at an expensive price. Small, but valuable improvements can make it worth more.

Check out the list on how you can improve your home’s value:

  1. Install new windows.

Windows are one part of the home that buyers often check when purchasing a property. The future home owners don’t want a home that has damaged windows, where nearly 30 percent of energy escapes based on research. Well maintain windows are one reason why they will be interested to purchase your home. Windows add a statement to a home.

  1. Upgrade your popcorn ceilings.

Do you still have popcorn ceilings? Removing them is one sure way to add value to your precious property. This kind of ceiling is obsolete and having them in your home may turn the buyers away. Replace them with modern ceilings because a contemporary style of home is more pricey.

  1. Add a new bathroom.

Does your home only have one bathroom? It’s time to add another one in a space that is unused for a long time. Consider the convenience when deciding to add another bathroom. Your home buyers will surely love to have a bathroom upstairs and downstairs, especially when they have guests.

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Does Adventure Call Your Name? We hope so!

Guest Post by Janet Fogg and Dave Jackson

co/authors of Misfortune Annie and the Locomotive Reaper

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If adventure does call your name, pull up a horse for a wild ride with Misfortune Annie—the fastest draw in the 1880s west—at age 15!

What’s compelling to us is that a hero like Misfortune Annie truly could have existed. The real Annie Oakley fought amongst the toughest of wranglers and bested many a man in shooting contests. In fact, while still a teen, Annie Oakley earned enough money to pay off the mortgage on her mother’s farm.

To properly tell the origin of our Annie, we should travel back to the initial spark—George Lucas and the Indiana Jones series. It’s widely known by many Lucas fans that a rugged archaeologist character first showed up in old matinee serials, and George dusted him off for a new generation of movie lovers. When hoping to develop a story concept and character that could give Indy a run for his money, we found ourselves pondering the cowboy genre. Roy Rogers, the Lone Ranger, Gene Autry—they were huge! Perhaps our new star should have a catchy name and signature duds. He would wear a ten-gallon hat and Levi jacket. But fate threw in a wildcard.

On Christmas vacation several years ago, nearly asleep behind the wheel through flat old Kansas, Dave passed a sign that boasted, “Annie Oakley Museum.” Jolted awake, he realized he had our new hero, a tough and tenacious teen, a cowgirl known by a memorable moniker.

Not only could we hopefully create a memorable hero, one to delight the young and the young at heart, we intended to focus on a somewhat lacking niche in middle-grade/YA fiction—an action hero for girls.

As storyboarding for the first book progressed, we carefully considered our villain. The era of the Wild West merges well with and complements Steampunk, so our villain evolved into a mad scientist, a mechanical engineer bent on revenge. Research into the technology of the 1880s—blimps and electricity—sealed the Locomotive Reaper’s powers.

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Upcycling Your Old Jewelry

As a frequent jewelry wearer, you no doubt have the four staples: earrings, necklaces, bangles and rings. And of all the jewelry you have, there are probably a select few pieces that you wear regularly, leaving every other statement or discolored green piece you have collecting dust in your jewelry box.

Why do we hold onto jewelry we don’t wear? Why do we buy more when we already don’t wear most of the jewelry we have already? It doesn’t make any sense! We’re literally spending time and money on sparkly accessories we don’t plan to wear more than once, so what’s with the obsession?

Upcycling is so in Vogue

What if I told you that you could still get your new jewelry fix without spending an arm or a leg? Though I personally cannot see your face, something tells me you might be a little skeptical. I mean, who could blame you, right? I’m a total stranger to you. What do I know about jewelry?

What I know about jewelry is that you can make your own knock-off J.Crew necklaces and baubles for less than a fraction of the retail price. Upcycling jewelry isn’t a new trend, but it is a hot trend. You can take materials from around the house and take apart the jewelry you don’t wear anymore to make something new, fresh and completely original: nobody else will have that necklace, pair of earrings or ring but you. And believe me, you won’t be left wanting for new jewelry making ideas.

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Why Traveling Makes You Creative

Traveling is a hobby for a number of people around the world. And, it offers amazing number of benefits to people too. Some of the points why traveling is significant are:

  • The ability to travel from one location to other is the main virtue that a person can have. Traveling provides you an additional virtue of experiencing and learning and this is reason what makes traveling enriching and contenting.
  • Traveling doesn’t just take you to distant lands and acknowledges you with different people, but also eradicates the dullness from your life.
  • There are people who feel that traveling is a waste of time, money and energy. A lot of people find traveling boring. But, a majority of people want to travel, rather than sitting at one place. Traveling has made tourism one of the booming, money-making and fiscal sectors of the world.
  • Different people travel for different purposes. Some go for business trips while others plan a vocational tour and there others who travel for mental peace. Though people have their own reason to go on a tour, but it is important to notice that traveling itself offers inherent rewards. For few people, going to a new place means taking a break from daily routine. It refreshes their body, mind and soul.
  • Traveling to places and checking out the places of attractions and doing amazing things can refreshes a person who when comes back home is ready to take on new challenges of work and home. It makes him forget all his worries, problems, fears issues and troubles and provides him an opportunity to think wisely. Traveling doesn’t just heal a broken mind, but a damaged heart too.
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