Stranger in a Strange Land: December 2008

Friday, December 26, 2008

External Hard Drive

I received an external hard drive for Christmas this year. What a fantastic gift. I can store all of my music CDs and DVDs on the hard drive and not have to use all the space on my computers hard drive. It is also a smart idea to store any important information that you have stored on your personal computer and make a copy of it to store in a safe place like a safety deposit box away from your home in case of an emergency or natural disaster.

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Be Prepared

With the bad weather outside it is important to think about being prepared in case of an emergency. You don’t want to be stranded in the bitter cold with nothing to help you stay warm or get the attention of others. Having an ample supply of gas in the tank, a blanket and emergency light in the trunk and a hat and gloves for your head and hands can go a long way if you get stuck in the freezing winter weather. You could also just choose to reside in a region of the country where “winter weather” does not exist.

Sunday, December 07, 2008

The Bathroom Light

When shopping for bathroom light fixtures remember to give yourself plenty of time to shop because there are an outrageous amount of fixtures to choose from. I never really noticed things like light fixtures before, but ever since I did some shopping around to replace the fixture in my bathroom I find myself looking to see what other people have for light fixtures around their homes. I'm sure by next week I'll be back to my "normal" self and forget about all the different varieties of light fixtures and once again not look up at the ceiling to take notice.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008

Home Furniture

There was a time in my life when I worked as a furniture mover. It was not my favorite job ever but I did enjoy seeing and learning about furniture and the business. I really took an interest to the Moroccan Furniture and its bright colors and interesting designs. I decided that when I have my own home and get to decorate it I would choose to use Moroccan Furniture and brighten up the rooms. I think it work great as a theme running throughout the house. Bedrooms, living rooms and kitchen all could be accented in beautiful Moroccan décor and furniture. I could get the place looking pretty classy!