Sunday, June 24, 2012

Cleaning Nails with Nail Polish

The princess of the house is the first customer of Ate Weng. When I was about to sit for my pedicure, Alexa sat first and requested for her pedicure first with pink nail polish. What can I say? Except amused that this 3 year old girl wants to be a lady. Hehehe
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Saturday, June 23, 2012

Playing Blocks

The boys are busy building blocks. Its nice to them doing these than always playing the computer or in PSP.

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Thursday, June 14, 2012

Advantages of Renting Textbooks

Renting out college textbook has become a popular choice among many students. Their unbeatable price offers is the most attractive feature but there are actually more than just being affordable when it comes to textbook rentals.

By renting textbooks, students can save up to 50% or more off their textbook price when bought. You have to realize that textbooks have very low sell back value because they may no longer be useable for the next semester. This makes textbook rentals an easier and cheaper option for many students who are on a tight budget. Another interesting feature that many textbook rental companies offer is that they have a return option when you have a cancelled subject or a change in your schedule leaving you with a book that is no longer needed. If you wish to return the book within the certain guarantee period, you can refund your rental fee for it.

Textbook rental companies also allow students to pick the term of the rental so you can choose the shortest rental term and pay for the lowest rental fees. If you need the books for longer, these companies may also allow you to extend the use or if you need the contents and want to keep the book, then you are allowed to buy it. Free shipping and returns is an additional advantage that rental companies offer. You may also want to check textbook rental companies that partners up with causes the way Campusbookrentals donate to Operation Smile for each textbook rented from them.

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

A Guide to Becoming a Policeman


Policemen are important individuals of a community because it is their role to enforce law and to protect the people. In order for a person to become a police officer, they must have a high school diploma and have completed police academy training. A policeman's job should not be taken lightly, as it requires one's full attention and complete dedication.

When someone joins the police force, they should have the required uniform. Some of the items that make up a policeman's uniform include a police polo shirt and duty pants. Most squads will have some type of custom uniform t-shirts. These are usually earned after joining the force and completing the necessary training through the academy.

Some of the tasks that are required by a policeman include responding to emergencies, monitoring traffic, issuing citations, investigating crimes, writing incident reports and maintaining peace within a community. There are times that the job can be quite dangerous, and require somebody who can think quick on their feet and react responsibly in high-stress situations. While a policeman's job may not be easy, it can be quite rewarding.

Policemen are usually members of a community where young children often look up to them. An individual who is thinking about becoming a member of a force should do their best to get to know the members of a town and understand its ins and outs. They also should not be a type of person who “plays favorites” and understand that everybody must abide by the law no matter what. Everyone in a community is treated as equals, and it is important for every policeman to understand that particular concept.

According to the United States Bureau of Statistics, the average salary that a policeman was estimated at $53, 540 in May 2010. Through the year 2018, it is expected that the salary may grow up to 10% each year. Policeman are usually admirable individuals in a community. Without having them to enforce laws in a community, it could very easily become corrupt and a dangerous place to live.
For someone who is thinking about choosing a career as police officer, they can contact their local law enforcement to learn more about the position and what it takes. For those who are also interested in the type of uniform, accessories and the gear they would need, visit They carry uniforms for policemen, EMT's and firemen.

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Kre-O Optimus Prime

I bought this Kre-O Optimus Prime at Toy Land Taipei 101 branch.

Of course, visiting Taiwan is not complete without the Taipei 101. I just can't leave the place without buying something.

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