All about ASAP, FYI and FYA

ONE day a colleague turned to me and asked: “What is FYI?” “For your information.” “What is FYA?” “For your action.” “What is WRT?“ “With reference to …” Before the conversation got any longer, I quickly looked up a website with acronyms used in business communications and emailed it to him. This conversation made me realize that the full meaning […]

Will my martial art take me to the UFC?

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has seen a meteoric rise in popularity and viewership ratings in recent years. Love it or hate it, it seems the UFC is here to stay. Consequently, many men in the 18- to 34-year-old demographic are becoming more interested in martial arts. After seeing great forwards like Chuck Liddell, Anderson Silva and Houston Alexander and […]

Spanish parties and festivals

Spanish Festivals and Festivals are a celebration of what it means to be a Spaniard to be part of and share a common National and Local History and Culture … so with that being said, let’s explore some of the many celebrations that take place throughout this colorful country. January The year of celebrating Spanish fiestas and festivals begins in […]

Crossing the mangrove by Maryse Conde

“Crossing the Mangrove”, by Maryse Conde, is set in 1986 on the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe. The story is told through the eyes of many islanders who are uncomfortable with the arrival of a strange foreigner who has come to live among them. Francisco Álvarez-Sánchez’s mysterious story invokes themes from Caribbean life past and present and the stories of the […]

The Law of Success: An Overview of Lesson Fourteen from Napoleon Hill

Lesson fourteen from Napoleon Hill’s book The law of success It is titled Tolerance. Hill believes that intolerance is a form of ignorance that must be abolished in order to be successful. Intolerance is the cause of wars and creates enemies in business. Hill expresses his view that intolerance wreaks havoc on religious organizations that divide into sects and denominations […]

An entry-level Android user guide

Everyone is excited about how cool Android phones and devices are, but what is it that really sets the Android OS apart from other device OSs and how do you harness the power and openness of this great platform? What devices are for beginners and what devices are for the root user / developer, and what the heck does it […]

What Does a Family Law Attorney Do?

A family law attorney can help any family with the various problems that arise throughout the life of a family. Those issues can be divorce, child custody, child support, child visitation, domestic violence, marital property, spousal support, restraining orders, and much more. A family is the foundation of America, and sometimes families just don’t get along and need to separate. […]