Thursday, March 31, 2011

Credit Card Processing for High Risk Businesses

Have you had trouble getting a credit card processor? Is your business considered to be one of those listed as high risk? No matter what your business, in today's world you need a credit card processor. People just do not carry around large amounts of cash anymore and they depend on their credit cards all the time. I also know that processing credit cards can be quite expensive for a company as each swipe of the card costs them money. That is why it is so important to find a company that will provide you with an affordable processor for your particular business. In checking the Internet, I think you will find a company that is dedicated to assisting you to find the best credit card processor for you and one that you can afford. By checking out your business as to volume of sales and other factors, they can then check their database for the right processor for you. You can then decide if it is a good deal for you or not. You are not obligated in any way. They have over 10 years experience in helping high risk businesses find the right processor for them.

Saturday, March 26, 2011

Wedding Day

What a happy day and it was way back in 2005. Our Grandaughter's wedding day and what a handsome couple they make. Now they have multiplied by 2 x 2 + 4 . They have a daughter 3 and a son who is 1. Time flies by so fast. Those children are growing up so fast. She is talking a mile a minute and he is walking all over and climbing on everything. They keep their folks hopping.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Buttery Mashed Potatoes

In these busy days, you sometimes have to cut corners to make a good supper quickly. I just recently found out about IDAHOAN buttery Golden Selects flavored mashed potatoes and believe me they are just wonderful. It only takes about 5 minutes to make them and they are so delicious that you do not put gravy on them. That would spoil the buttery taste. They are made with real golden and russet potatoes from Idaho and we love them. I love being able to have them on the shelf to pull out and fix in a hurry for a great dish of mashed potatoes.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Dive into the Season's Sexiest Swimwear

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Sunday, March 20, 2011


It is the first day of Spring at last. This has been a super long miserable winter. Way too much snow and ice and way too much below zero wind chills and weather. So little sunshine. Sure glad to see the snow disappearing at last. Thought that day was never going to come. I hope next winter is a very mild one for a change. I heard today that last year was the coldest winter in Iowa ever!

Monday, March 14, 2011

Free Business Consulting

It has been my experience working for several companies, that at one time or another they all require consultations in regard to their business. Sometimes, this consulting has been a very expensive item in their budget. However, now whether your business is a small business or a large business, you have the opportunity to receive valuable free business consulting. Yes, you heard me correctly. I did say FREE business consulting. If you are a business owner and are looking for answers to any of the questions you may have, then checking out the Internet for a company that is ready to assist you, would solve your problems. They will have three consultants that fit your field of questions and a free consultation will be offered to you. You can decide then what to pursue in order to solve your questions. How can the consultants do this for free? Well, they pay a monthly subscription so that they may consult with those who have questions in their particular area of expertise. You know you are getting valuable, expert advice.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Graphic Overlays and Custom Labels

When you are in business, you need quite an inventory of custom labels. It is very important to have the right warning labels on products in industrial factories and places of work. The military use many graphic overlays and custom labels, as well. By looking into the Internet you find a very respected company that has been around since 1984 and they always go out of their way to meet your specifications and produce exactly what you need to your expectations and beyond. It is good to be able to rely on having your order filled quickly, getting a quote within 24 hours, and you can even have premium service if you wish. They have fast delivery of your graphic overlays and custom labels and that is a real plus. They do not, however, make labels for clothing.

Mexican Night

It has been terrible weather here. We have snow all the tie it seems. The roads are icy or snowy most of the time but today things are melted off. We still have plenty of snow but we can finally get out on the road and go somewhere safely. Tonight we are going out for a Mexican supper. I sure will enjoy not having to cook for a change. It has been a long winter and we haven't been able to go out to eat much at all. I can hardly wait.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Car Accident Attorney Austin

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Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Tired Out

It is a hard job playing all day. His grandpa and grammy have been staying with he and his sister for a couple of days and they have been playing with them and having a wonderful time. It looks like he is ready for nap and I bet grandpa and grammy may take a nap with him. Grandchildren are so much fun but it can be really tiring trying to keep up with their fast pace. They have so much energy to burn and we slow down as we age.

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Best Life Insurance Rates

Dealing with life insurance companies can at times be confusing. You know that you want to do the best for your loved ones and be prepared with the best family insurance you can buy. However, you do not want to put yourself deep into debt in order to have enough coverage. That is why it is so important to shop around first and see what is available to you. I always like to check out the Internet and see where I can find the best insurance rates for me. I know there are several types of life insurance. I am familiar somewhat with whole life insurance and term insurance but I have never really investigated the differences and what would work best for me and my family. I did find that I could fill out an easy form and get free quotes and then compare the costs of the insurance and it would certainly help me to decide which is best for me.

Wednesday, March 2, 2011


When you see an ad on television, what is it that catches your eye? When you see a vehicle out on the road with a design or printing on it, what is it that makes it stand out to you so that you will remember it? It is the LOGO of course. Perhaps your business is not getting quite all the attention you would like it to receive. When you have a logo out in front of the people that catches their eye and stays in their memory, it can mean increased business for you. But where do you get the best logo design ideas? Well the first thing I thought of was to get on the Internet and start investigating companies who do this kind of work. You want something unique. You need people who have creative ideas to design the best LOGO for you. A firm that has professionals that are expert in this field are just what you need. With the right LOGO, your business will stand out among the ordinary and will be memorable to everyone who sees it. Therefore, your business will grow exponentially because you have brought the right attention to it. Of course you want to check out client testimonials and view samples before choosing a company to design a new outstanding LOGO for you.


D O G is the big black Lab dog next door. I took him some scraps yesterday and his food bucket was broken. They have a neat way to feed him. Due to the snow by the gate you can't get into his yard so they have two buckets tied onto leashes on the fence. You just lift up the bucket, put in the scraps, dog food or whatever you have and then put it back over the fence lowering it to the ground. The other bucket is for his water and they have to watch it as it freezes fast and it is very important for an outside dog to get enough water for their kidney sake if you don't want to lose them too early in life. He is such a loving good dog.