Author Archives: Dylan

A Nice Apartment That is Close to Work

I was hired as a professor at the Art Institute of Salt Lake City a few years ago. I looked at the different cities and towns around the institute so I could find where I wanted to live. When I came across the city of Taylorsville, I was impressed with everything that I read about it. It is only nine miles from the institute too, which is not a bad commute at all. I then did a search for apartments for rent in Taylorsville Utah to see if there were any decent apartments there.

I would much rather travel a little further if it meant having a nicer apartment, but I did not have to worry about that because I found a really great place to live in Taylorsville. The apartments at Autumn Glen are really nice, and I was impressed with what all they had to offer to me as a tenant. Continue reading

Moving Closet to Home Again

I was living in California when my dream job opened up in Toledo Ohio. I was pretty excited about more than just the job too. My family is from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and moving to Toledo would mean that it would just take hours instead of days to visit them or for them to come see me. I didn’t tell anyone about it until I found out I got the job, and then I started looking at cheap apartments in Toledo Ohio. I called my parents and asked them if I should get a one or two bedroom apartment in Ohio, which was my way of telling them that I was moving back home, or close to it anyway.

I already knew that I was going to get a two bedroom, because I was hoping that not only my parents would visit more often but my brothers and sisters too. Continue reading

Healthy Skin with Natural Oils

Mineral oil moisturizers, including CQ10, is definitely not recommended because they tend to clog our skin pores easily. By clogging our pores, it actually makes it hard for your skin to breathe and function properly. This can cause a buildup of toxins in your body. And one of the thing you want to avoid is this because high toxins are responsible for symptoms such as itchy hair follicles, acne outbreaks and severe skin irritations. To know whether the skin care products contain any mineral oils, just do a check on the labels. If it says “liquid paraffin”, “petrolatum” or “paraffin wax”, then it means that it contains mineral oils.

The good thing with these oils based moisturizers is that it is non greasy and does not clog your pores at all. Continue reading

Tattoos Just Add to My Confidence

I know that I am going to shock a lot of people when I go back for my class reunion this year. The last time most of them saw me, I was an overweight kid who was kind of shy. I changed though. I am fit now, and I have the confidence of ten men. I think what may also shock them is the tattoo sleeve that I now have. It is really what has helped me gain that much confidence. I was always living for other people, and wanting their approval.

When I stopped doing that, I realized I was much happier. I joined a gym and lost 50 pounds, and I started lifting weight to have the muscle that I do now. I also started getting tattoos because I love the self expression that is seen in them. I wanted something that represented strength on me, so I chose animals. Continue reading

An Energy Company That Promotes Being Green

I have known ever since moving to Texas that I had the choice for which company I wanted to supply my energy. I never really appreciated that until recently though. A friend gave me a link to look at online that had a good bit of information on it about the different companies. It all started out because she told me how much one of her electric bills was. I was so surprised because I was paying a lot more than she was. I asked her what company she uses, and that is when I found out that we have different ones supplying our energy.

One of the reasons why I never looked into the different companies is because I thought that all of them were pretty much the same. I knew that each one had their own name, and serviced different areas other than where I live, but I thought everything else was the same. Continue reading

Report Spam in Gmail Inbox

I have used Gmail for a long time, and for the most part, Google has done a pretty good job at catching spam, so I don’t even have to look at it in the first place. However, I have been having an issue lately and I need to figure out how to get it fixed, because there has been some consistent items of spam mailed to my account over the past few weeks. I am looking into this no-reply@accounts.google.com email address and seeing if it is the target for spam reports. I am really interested in figuring out how to let google know about my problem, but it seems pretty hard to contact them directly. Continue reading

Got Caught Up in the Flooding in South Texas

I was really unfortunate to pick a really bad day to get down here to my new place of employment. I knew it was going to rain today, that was obvious, and I knew that it was going to be pretty bad as well. However I had no clue that it was going to be a serious flood event while I was down here trying to get settled in. I had planned to spend the day looking for Corpus Christi TX apartments and trying to find a place that was affordable. I need to get things sorted out and make it ready. Jean is not going to be coming down here for a little while. Continue reading

Searching for Ways to Cut My Bills

I have been thinking about this for some time, mostly I am searching for ways to cut my bills and looking at in practical terms. There are some things which I can hope to reduce my monthly expenditure upon and other things which are not going to be up for negotiation. For instance I have Comcast cable in Springfield MA. I can find something cheaper or I could just dispense with paying for TV service all together. There is nothing to say that you have to have paid TV, although like most people I want it. Continue reading

Having an ADT Security System is Invaluable

When I moved to Florida, we were very lucky to get a nice house within minutes of the beach. The only time it got a bit frustrating is when the town was overrun with spring breakers, but that is just a few weeks out of the year. Before we experienced our first one, I wanted the beach goers to know that our property was off limits to any shenanigans. Our new neighbors had told us stories before they got Florida ADT, and we knew that we were going to have the security system installed at our house before spring break. Continue reading