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Tips for caring for a pet

Maybe you have thought of owning a pet for a while, and now you feel that you are ready to get one. However, there are some things to consider before you bring that pet home. You need to think about feeding, housing, and caring for a pet. You will also have to create time and bond with your pet and know why a bearded dragon diet is good spending time with your pet will help you to develop a warm relationship. You will also need to know of a veterinary who will be treating your pet. Owning a pet is like having a new personal friend if you bond well with your pet your life will never be the same again. If you want to get yourself a pet here are some points to prepare you for a good relationship with your new pet.

Time

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One thing you need to know in advance is that a pet requires some of your time on a daily basis. You should check your schedule and see the amount of time you will be spending with your pet. Some pets like dogs can be good jogging mate, going out for a walk with your pet helps in tightening your bond. For those pets like birds you can just hold them and cuddle them since you cannot go for a walk with them.

Pet food

You should know how and where to get your pet food. Depending your type of pet there are different pet foods available in your local stores. However, some pets may feed on the vegetables, and meals you eat at home. Make sure you know the feeding habits of the pets you intend to keep, some pets may require natural food like crickets and worms therefore it is always good to be prepared.

Housing

asffdgsdsaBefore you get that pet home, you should prepare a place where the pet will stay. Some pets can be kept in the house while you may have to build a structure outside if you need a pet that does not remain in the house. Make sure your pets place is well made comfortable and warm. You should also do regular cleaning. Cleanness will make your pet more lovable and healthy.

 

Veterinary visit

Pets, unlike people, cannot tell you when they are sick. Therefore, you should always pay close attention to them. You will also need to take your pet to the veterinary for a regular checkup. A qualified veterinary will keep a record of your pets’ treatments. This will always guide him or her every time you take your pet for a checkup.

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If you want your house to be modern and fresh, then you have to be on the move. It is important to note that the use of windows or a mirror glass around your house can bring a unique innovation or style into your home. Therefore, if you want to decorate the exterior part of your apartment, make sure that you consider the windows. This is because windows are the only way you can quickly interact with the outside sunlight when you are inside your house.

Before, you go to the market to purchase your glass mirrors, it is essential to know that there are many glass mirror manufacturers you can rely on and they will make the custom and quality design for your window. A good example is the grav labs. This is an Austin based glass manufacturer that has most innovative brands on the market. The following therefore are some of the tips you need to consider on how to select the best glass manufacturers.

Have a clear product specification

uytlgfdhnvxzThis is one of the major factors you are required to consider when looking for the best glass manufacturers. Therefore, you are expected to commence by writing down a detailed product specification. Also, you need to ensure that you have determined the exact type of glass you need along with the dimensions. By highlighting some of these details, it will be easier for you to find the best glass company that will meet your needs.

Make detailed enquires

When you are choosing the best-toughened glass manufactures, make sure that you scan through various websites. You need to check on some of the products that are made by various manufacturers. If they meet your needs, then you need to start making inquiries either by phone or email.

Request for quotes

You need to make a detailed request for quotes more especially from the manufactures that you have selected. First thing, you need to study their responses. This will help you to know the kind of services you expect from this particular company. By doing this, you will quickly determine whether you will consider them or you will look for another company.

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The next step you should consider when choosing your glass manufacturers is studying the company you are interested with. Read some of the testimonials and reviews you find on their sites and make sure that you consult other people to get a more balanced assessment.…

Things to consider when buying a new mattress

What do you consider when buying a new mattress? What do you look out for? Do you look at the size of the mattress or the thickness of the mattress? Most of us probably do not know what to look out for. We find ourselves falling for the wrong reasons when buying a mattress thanks to advertisements that make even the worst of mattresses look good due to attractive advertisements. But, do we need to rely on advertisements even if they are misleading? Of course not! If you want to buy a new mattress, here are a few things to consider when buying a new mattress.

The quality of the mattress

Are you buying the mattress because of the price or because of the quality of the mattress? Most of us think that high price equals to good quality but did you know that good advertising and marketing can make a poor quality mattress sell at a high price? You have to be smart. Always ask more about the mattress and never shy away from asking questions which could help you determine whether the mattress you are buying is high quality or not. Doing so will help you get what you deserve.

Consider your sleeping positions

Are you buying a mattress that matches your sleeping needs? We all love comfort but are you sure the mattress you are buying will give you the comfort you deserve? Always make sure before purchasing any mattress you have double checked your personal needs. Do you have back pain? Are you a tummy sleeper or a side sleeper because there are different mattresses for each of them you only need to ask.

Durability

How durable is the mattress? Will your mattress tear to pieces a few months after using? Most mattresses are required to last you more than ten years, but if the tag on the mattress indicates otherwise, then something could be wrong. Buy a mattress that can give you the services you need for a long time without changing the mattress within a year of buying it. Best way to determine durability is researching the said brand or asking friends and families who have had the same mattress before. Buying something that has proof of durability is better than trying a new mattress which you know nothing about.456y5h4t3

The type of mattress

There are so many different types of mattresses. Some are hard, while others are soft likely to form a dent when sleeping while some are designed with springs to provide extra support to the buyer. So what is your type? How will you know the type that is best for you? The only thing that can help you determine that is your spine health or your sleeping position. If you suffer from back problems, then a soft mattress might be a bad idea. So, buy a mattress that fits your general needs.

Buying a mattress is always easy. The only tough part is getting the right mattress to your home. So, make sure you know the necessary precautions before venturing out to buy your mattress.…

Exercise and nutrition tips to ease jet lag

Jet lag is a dreaded feeling among frequent fliers. It is not exclusive to them, as anyone who travels long distance via airlines will experience some form of jet lag. A solution to this unfortunate feeling comes in handy especially when there is a meeting to catch. Here are four things to do as part of your flying routine to ensure instances of adverse jet lag effects are behind you. After following these exercise and nutrition tips to ease jet lag, you lower the chance of temporarily throwing off your circadian rhythm that regulates your sleep. In other words, you will go back to your regular sleep and waking patterns fast.tyhnrg4t3r

Easy ways to ease jet lag

Change the time on your watch

Change your watch to the time zone of your destination so that you will already feel what to do next. The mind is perceptive, and you need to set your watch just when you are about to board the plane so that when you wake up after a nap inside the aircraft, you will not confuse yourself with a time that does not resemble your present time zone.

Stimulate the experience

If you expect to arrive late and in time for sleeping, consider sleeping while you are on a flight. You will arrive when your body is already responsive to the sleep times of the city. On the other hand, if you are leaving at night and will be arriving during the day when you need to be most active, then it is best to keep relaxing, and possible take naps before the travel begin so that you get there refreshed.

Stay hydrated before and after you fly

Hydration keeps the body metabolic system in check. It also reduces fatigue and keeps you alert. Body hydration is also a good thing when it prevents you from the need to break your sleep to fetch a beverage while on a flight. However, be wary of drinking too much beverage as it can lead to lots of trips to the washroom. Thus, just drink enough to quench your thirst and stay with a bottle of water for when you might need it.

Move around after every stop

Some long flights include frequent stops at airports. If your flight has these stops, then make no mistake of leaving the plane and going to the waiting lobby to sit for hours. Try to walk around the airport so that you stimulate blood flow. Too much sitting and sleeping in one position stiffens you and makes it too hard for you to recover from the flight and beat jet lag.

Eat easy to digest foods

345ty432Make sure you eat white meats that are easy to digest and starch that has very little fiber content. You can consume light vegetables and probably avoid fruits that require you to eat the skin. Your aim should be to reduce the digestion burden on your stomach. You want most of your body to be relaxed while the energy demand levels of the digestive system are low.

Follow the few exercise and nutrition tips to ease jet lag. They are time-tested. Furthermore, they introduce no additives and work to improve your overall well-being.…

BERWANGER

PODCAST WITH MATT PRYOR

March 8, 2013
Recently I sat down with Matt Pryor (The Get Up Kids, New Amsterdams) to talk about the old days and the new band, and some funny stories in-between on his Nothing To Write Home About podcast. Check it out: http://www.ntwha.com/episode-019-josh-berwanger/

DOWNWRITE

February 26, 2013
Bob Nanna (Hey Mercedes, Braid) and Mark Rose (Spitalfield) recently launched a cool website called Downwrite where fans and music lovers connect with an artist and hire them to write and record a one-of-a-kind piece of music. Currently in its beta phase, they invited Josh to participate as one of their flagship artists: www.downwrite.com/artist/3/josh-berwanger.

MIDDLE OF THE MAP 2013

February 20, 2013
We are proud to announce we’re playing this year’s Middle of the Map festival April 4-6, in Kansas City. Visit www.middleofthemapfest.com for the official schedule and information. A ton of great bands are playing, it should be a blast.

SPLIT 7″ W/ T.K. WEBB

February 19, 2013
This coming April we have a split 7″ with T.K. Webb coming out on Creme Tangerine records. We are very excited about working with Parker at Creme Tangerine and just as excited to have a split with T.K.–his song is so good!!!

Our song, “Neon Corners,” was recorded in Colorado and was produced by Marc Benning and features Jim Macpherson from the Breeders and Guided By Voices. Please stay tuned for more information!
“MARY” MUSIC VIDEO

September 21, 2012

B-SIDES & DEMOS

September 18, 2012
We are still mixing the record, I apologize for the delay, but this needs to happen. Since you’ve all been patiently waiting so long, I wanted to get this B-sides album out titled, “B-sides & Demos. Because no one wants to Hear A-sides”. Those of you whose gifting level included mp3 albums of older, unreleased and exclusive items – keep your eyes out for an email about downloading those tunes THIS WEEK. (You’ll have to install Dropbox to download the material: www.dropbox.com).

The B-sides will also be released on iTunes within the next month.

Stay in touch!

SHARK WEEK COMP

August 12, 2012
Berwanger will be featured on the I AM SHARK compilation. Our song “Don’t Fight For Me,” featuring Max Bemis of Say Anything, Jim Macpherson and produced by Marc Benning will be available for a free download starting Sunday. http://www.iamshark.net/

UPDATE ON THE RECORD

August 4, 2012
Hi everyone.

I wanted to update you all on what has been going on with the new record.

I am currently in Norman, OK getting the record mastered and also shooting a video for one of the new songs called “Time Traveler.”

When the video is finished everyone who has pledged towards this album will be the first to see the video. I’ll keep you all up to date with things as they continue to develop.

Thanks!

MAKING PROGRESS…

July 26, 2012

WE REACHED OUR GOAL!

July 20, 2012
We made our goal! I can’t thank everyone enough for helping make this happen. It means so much to me.

I’ll be raffling off some things tomorrow, I know some of you can’t hardly wait to see who wins the JJ Fad record and the Last Slumber Party poster.…