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2014-01-06 23:23:21

Miami guitar teacher Dyce Kimura is offering a 40% discount toward the first lesson for students who sign up for Skype guitar lessons as their New Year’s resolution. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Have you been thinking about learning the guitar, but haven’t had a reason to take the next step in doing so? For students who make guitar lessons their New Year’s resolution, Miami guitar teacher Dyce Kimura is offering a 40% discount toward the first lesson. With Skype...

2014-01-06 23:01:07

Massachusetts residents who have a commitment to improving their personal health as part of their New Year’s resolutions should contact Dr. Stephen H. Grossman to learn about his use of laser gum surgery to deliver an effective gum disease treatment in Newton Centre. Healthy gums not only contribute to a healthy smile but also to overall health, as gum disease is known to affect patients’ risk for other serious conditions including diabetes, heart disease, stroke and premature birth....

2014-01-06 16:31:08

How the 72% of Americans Using Social Media Will Change Their Behavior in 2014 WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The countdown is over, the ball has dropped, and for many the first kiss of 2014 has been had. Americans are now focused on their resolutions for a new and improved self, family, or business in the new year. Though more than half of Americans still default to health/diet/weight-related resolutions, most social media users also resolve to make multiple changes in how...

Feeling Blue? Some Say Today Is The Most Depressing Day Of The Year
2014-01-06 07:36:10

[ Watch the Video: Blue Monday - The Most Depressing Day Of The Year ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a UK psychologist, the third Monday of the month of January is considered to be the most depressing day of the year. And while the theory is based on a complex mathematical formula, some researchers feel that the actual bluest day of the year falls three weeks earlier, on the first Monday of the New Year. Blue Monday, as the date is known,...

2014-01-05 23:01:44

Ways to get kids doing chores and tips to get kids doing laundry have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Kick off the New Year with life lessons for kids. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 05, 2014 Get ready for great tips from seasoned moms. Lots of ways to get kids doing chores and tips to get kids doing laundry have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Kick off the New Year with useful tips to keep the household safe and sane. Getting the kids to participate in any meaningful...

2014-01-04 23:23:54

Automotix Provides Resources to Start the Year Off Right Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 As people plan out their 2014 resolutions and goals, they normally focus on things like eating healthy, paying down debt and managing stress better. Gavin Heathcock, Director of Business Development and Sales for online car parts retailer Automotix, wants people to remember that regular vehicle maintenance should be a part of their 2014 goals, especially for people looking for ways to save...

2014-01-04 23:22:28

As the people of Orange County begin to make their 2014 New Year's resolutions, many are deciding to improve the appearance of their face. Dr. Kevin Sadati is a facial plastic surgeon who specializes in the facelift procedure and has released tips for patients who are trying to decide which procedure is right for them this year. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 That time of the year has come again — the point where many people reflect on the past year and decide how they...

2014-01-04 23:03:58

Recently, iFitDress.com has released its latest designs of New Year's Eve cocktail dresses at its online shop. (PRWEB) January 04, 2014 Recently, iFitDress.com, a popular company of wedding dresses and women’s special occasion dresses, has released its latest designs of New Year's Eve cocktail dresses at its online shop. What’s more, the CEO of the company has announced its special offer on these brand new outfits. All outfits in this assortment are available at discounted...

2014-01-04 23:02:22

Over 300 new products offer a variety of ways to recognize employees in 2014 including day-to-day and service award solutions. Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) January 04, 2014 Baudville, the leading provider of day-to-day recognition and award solutions for the workplace, launched their “Winter 2014” product line this week with over 300 products to provide a “one-stop-shop” for all a business’s recognition and promotional needs. The product line features service awards, lapel pins,...

2014-01-04 23:01:14

Sleep and mattress blog BedEd.org explains the top ten reasons sleeping more is an ideal goal for 2014 and offers tips for better rest. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) January 04, 2014 Sleep continues as the subject of numerous studies and public health programs, because it proves essential for health and well-being and because many Americans are not getting enough. As many people gear up to tackle New Year’s resolutions this January, Bed Ed, a blog on mattress and sleep topics, places getting...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'