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Month: October 2017

How to Induce Labor Naturally

So your little one that you have waited patiently for 40 weeks to come is now late. Although you can not admit your labor medically, there are ways to naturally induce your pregnancy and get your little one out into the world for you to see and hold. Some of those methods are: 1. Walking – Take a brisk walk and see if that movement helps your little one along. 2. Sex – Although you may not feel like it, sex can release a lot of hormones that stimulate labor. 3. Evening Primrose Oil – Many experts believe that the use of natural herbs, such as evening primrose oil can help dilate the cervix. 4. Castor Oil – A shot of this laxative can stimulate the bowels, which in turn can bring on contractions. 5. Spicy Food – Spicy food can also stimulate the bowels, but more sensibly, which in turn can also bring on contractions. 6. Acupuncture and Acupressure – These methods of placing pressure on particular points of the body is thought to stimulate the baby and help labor along naturally. 7. Massage – By relaxing your body and mind, you may help induce labor naturally as well. More often than not, stress can reduce the chances of your body going into labor. No matter which method you try to use for natural induction, be sure to...

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Highest and Best Use by Bill Roberts

Bill Roberts “When looking into the future for the highest and best use, the place to start is the county planning department. They have document called the “General Plan” which is their guideline to how the land will be used in the future. Always ask to see what they envision for the future. This is where you will find that diamond in the rough.”Right on target – and – re-blog! Highest and Best UseWhen appraising real estate, the MOST important aspect is the use to which the property is dedicated.Most people understand that a one bedroom, one bath shack in the...

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Chrome TV: Google Chrome Extension

I do not often watch live television over the Internet, I have a Dish Network system at home and TV's in three rooms but my computer room is not one of them. When CNN covered the Chilean miner rescue was one of the main times I wanted to keep tabs of live TV while I was working on my computers. This is where the Chrome TV extension for Google Chrome comes in. This extension allows you to search for and tune in to live television feeds from across the Internet, I was happy to see it found and fed my CNN live over the Internet where I was able to listen in and keep tabs on it while I continued my work. News, Weather, HBO, Cartoons the Chrome TV toolbar extension for Chrome lists dozens of channels you can tune into live and watch over your Chrome browser. This is a great way to have some background noise or feed playing while you multitask and get some work done, or if you need to keep track of sports you will find ESPN streaming live as well. When you first install the Chrome TV extension you will see a little TV icon show up on the right hand side of your browser URL bar, click on this icon and you will see a list of channels present themselves and you...

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Home Inspection Observations

Margaret Goss “It’s the inspectors job to point everything out. The inspector is helping you understand your new home and helping you differentiate between what’s urgent and what’s not.”Right on target – and – re-blog! You’ve just completed an inspection on a home that you’ve purchased.  Later that evening, you receive an email from the inspector with his full report attached.  If you were to print it out, it would be about 30 pages long. You think, oh no, 30 pages worth of problems. You may be thinking this regardless if this is your first or tenth house. But that...

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Good Relationships Make for a Smoother Road to the Closing

Debbie Reynolds “It isn’t enough to just get a contract on my listing since that is just the beginning. There are many steps and hurdles to be crossed to get the property closed.”Right on target – and – re-blog! It Is Who You Know Part of the value to my sellers is the relationships I have it established over the years with agents,vendors and those partners that help insure a smoother closing. Good agent relationships get my listings shown and help when it is a multiple offer situation. Those that I know who do a great job I gladly testify...

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