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Tips For Shipping Holiday Goodies Overseas

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

In many homes, the holidays mean freshly baked Christmas cookies, nut bread and other homemade treats being enjoyed by each person who enters the home. Many families have a tradition of sending these goodies overseas to the active military personnel that are away from their families to serve the country. When shipping these yummy treats, there are a few steps that should be taken to ensure they arrive to their destination in good condition and uncontaminated. Here, you will learn how to do just that. Know If The Food Needs Refrigeration Most baked goods do not need any refrigeration to avoid spoiling. Try to stick to cookies, muffins, and breads that do not require refrigeration. It can be a little more expensive to ship foods that require refrigeration, but it is possible. If the food contains any type of...

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Two Tips For Taking A Taxi

Posted by on Dec 2, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are about to travel to a new city for the first time, you may want to avoid paying the expensive fees for rental cars and opt to use taxi services instead. This is a particularly affordable option for those that will not need to be driving a lot, but you still need to occasionally be able to move around town. If you have never had to take a taxi before, you may not know what to expect. Following these two tips can help ensure you have a pleasant experience the next time you step in a taxi.  Get Your Cab Driver’s Business Card Cab services can be extremely convenient, but there is often a wait before the car can pick you up. This wait stems from the time it takes for a cab driver to accept your...

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4 Tips For Reducing Fuel Costs When Taking A Road Trip

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Road trips can be a lot of fun, but they can get expensive. Many people think that they can save a lot of money by driving rather than flying, but these savings can quickly be eaten up by pricey fuel charges. Luckily, there are ways to save money on gas on your road trip. Just try these four tips, and you can hold onto more money for other aspects of your trip. 1. Travel as a Group If you are taking a road trip with several of your family members and are planning on taking separate vehicles, you may want to reconsider your decision. Consider splitting the cost of a rented van or a charter bus (such as is offered by Fisher Bus Inc.) instead. Not only will you be able to shave down your fuel costs, but you’ll be...

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How To Perform CPR On An Infant

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Knowing how to perform CPR on an infant is a skill that can help save a life in an emergency situation. The steps are different than performing CPR on an adult, which is why you need to understand the differences when performing this life saving procedure. When To Call 911 The American Heart Association recommends that you call 911 immediately when the infant no longer shows signs of responsiveness. An infant may not respond to their name, so many sure to check for alertness physically by tapping their shoulder or picking them up. You can also check them for normal breathing. Simply tilt their head upward for 5 seconds, and carefully watch for them to take a normal breath. If the infant does not show alertness, or signs of breathing, you should start performing chest compressions. Chest Compressions Lay...

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Exploring The Benefits Of A Charter Bus Service

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Are you planning a trip for your community group, or a large group of your family and friends? If so, you should know that a charter bus service may provide you with the most beneficial means of transportation for your trip. Below you will learn more about the benefits that this option has to offer so that you can decide for yourself whether or not a charter bus may be right for you. Lower Transportation Costs Per Person Most transportation options require you to pay a flat rate per person. This means that each individual will pay full retail value for their ticket. In many cases, this will result in high transportation costs that may even prevent some members of your group from traveling with you. Unlike most transportation options, a charter bus will allow you to pay one...

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