Showing posts from August 9, 2009

Review ~ Off! Clip On

Off is always coming out with a new & improved way of preventing mosquito bites. There newest product is the Off! Clip-On.

Within minutes, OFF!® Clip-On™ repellent provides personal protection from mosquitoes.
The thing I liked the best about the new clip-on Off! is that it has a No Skin Application. Unlike ordinary personal repellents, OFF!® Clip-On™ repellent provides mosquito protection without putting anything on your skin. You just clip on the refillable unit. It is a Fan Powered unit.
The quiet, battery-powered fan circulates repellent all around you. Batteries are included.Plus it is Odorless, they use a repellent that has an active ingredient with no scent. Each refill provides up to 12 hours of head-to-toe protection. One refill is included with the unit. OFF!® Clip-On™ repellent refills are sold separately and contain 2 repellent disks (for a total of 24 hours of mosquito protection).Easy to Use - Clip it on or set it next to you
When clipped to …

How to Create a Great Work Area for Inspiration

Today we have a guest post from the fabulous author Sheryl Keen. Her first book is Journal According To John.

Different people find different sources of inspiration. The same might be true for writers but the one thing that is true for all scribes is we all love great books. What better way to create a great work area that inspires us than to surround ourselves with some of our favorite books? When we are lost for words or need that extra push we can simply turn our heads, look on our book shelves and aspire to greatness.

While writers can be inspired by words, there are other creative works that can give us motivation. I am inspired by abstract pieces of art work. There is just something about color, shape, shades, tone and the story that is going on with paint that stimulates my thoughts and assists me to write my own story. Maybe all writers should get pieces of art works that make them think and help them to find form out of the intangible swirl that can be an author’s head.

But for…

Review ~ Face of Betrayal by Lis Wiehl & April Henry

When I signed up to review books with Thomas Nelson to review books, I quickly chose Face of Betrayal (A Triple Threat Novel) by Lis Weihl to read.

Written by FOX News correspondent Lis Wiehl and veteran mystery novelist April Henry, Face of Betrayal is the story of three fiercely smart and devoted justice-seeking women who investigate the disappearance of a Senate page connected to a philandering politician.While home on Christmas holiday, a 17-year-old Senate page takes her dog out for a walk and never returns. Reporter Cassidy Shaw is the first to break the story. The media firestorm that ensues quickly ensnares Federal Prosecutor Allison Pierce and FBI Special Agent Nicole Hedge… who just happen to be Cassidy’s best friends. It appears the young page was romantically involved with a senator–a senator now under suspicion for her disappearance.As time begins to run out for the missing girl, Allison, Cassidy and Nicole fight to locate her before it’s too late, even while each…

Do you want this year to be an Epic Summer?

Image via WikipediaWhen planning your family summer vacation, do you find your self stressed out? Do you find it hard to find something that you, your spouse AND your kids will all enjoy? When thinking about summer getaways, it often seems impossible to find a destination that offers adventures and activities to thrill each member of our families.

Vail Resorts has come up with an ingenious solution, drawing on the majestic national parks and forests of the West to transform their village at Keystone Mountain into a family base from which daily adventure trips take place. Set in Colorado's Rocky Mountains, the Epic Summer Family Adventure offers families an action-packed getaway with four or seven-day itineraries.

Each day your family has an exciting fun-packed day ahead, from hiking up cool mountain trails, going white water rafting, zip lining, trail horseback riding, exploring National Parks, and adventure biking to attending a real cowboy campfire dinner under the stars. Best y…