If youve recently been displaced or forced to take a huge pay cut due to corporate restructuring or downsizing, you may find opportunity in Alaska. Though youll find no stock exchange, no subway on which to commute to work, and no sandy beaches for weekend vacations, you can find some rewarding positions in modern industries like energy harvesting, transportation, and even commercial fishing.
Settling into Anchorage After a Long Move From the Continental U.S.
Settling into Anchorage after a long move is a bit more difficult than U.S. cities in the mainland for a few reasons: your relative remoteness, the availability and cost of certain items, and of course, the weather. Heres a handy guide on settling into your new town after leaving the mainland behind on your move to Alaska.
Recently, as many a car accident attorney can attest, distracted driving has become one of the primary contributors to car accidents. Many of us dont realize the sheer power of the machines were operating, and we take the privilege of driving for granted. One things for sure: while were driving, we should be focused on, well, driving! Lets take a look at distracted driving and some methods of eliminating distractions behind the wheel.
How would you like a photovoltaic array of copper indium gallium selenide-based semiconductor units on your roof? Unless youre up on your periodic table of elements, you may not know that this describes residential solar panels. This point illuminates one fact about solar energy: many of us normal people really have little to no understanding of how this technology operates. Read on to find out some basic information about how we harness the incredible power of the sun...
Eliminating conventionally grown cotton from your bedroom means using organic sheets, pillows, mattress, and accessories such as mattress pads and toppers. You dont have to get rid of all your cotton clothing, but keeping it all inside the closet or dresser can improve bedroom air quality. You may, however, wish to switch to cotton bed clothes if you wear pajamas, as organic sheets wont do you as much good with conventionally grown cotton resting between you and them.
Squads dont usually wear uniforms at camp until the final competition, and they almost never wear them for practice, but that doesnt mean that your squad doesnt need matching practice clothing to help create team unity and show that youre a squad. At camp, squads dont just learn and practice together; they eat meals, attend workshops, and do leisure activities together too. Practice clothing in school colors reminds everyone about exactly what youre there to do: cheer!
While its possible to find a designer dress that fits you perfectly right out of the store, keep in mind that alterations are expected with designer dresses, especially wedding dresses. Formal dresses are meant to be a lasting investment, and part of that investment is having the dress tailored to your body, since no two bodies are the same. Keep these ideas and tips in mind when purchasing and altering your formal dresses.