Betting in Sports vs Betting on Slots: Which is better?

Betting goes way back before written history. The earliest known forms of this popular past-time are the six-sided dices found in the area of ancient Mesopotamia. The dice date back to 3000 BC but they are based on Astragali which date thousands of years prior to then. Today, many forms of betting fall under the category of gambling and are offered plentifully by casinos and betting operators. 2 of the most prominent forms of betting in the UK are playing slots and betting in sports. These 2 … [Read more...]

Are Online Slot Games more Popular than Physical Slot Machines?

There is, arguably, not better feeling to a bettor than striding into the casino dressed to the nines, walking past all the roulette punters spin away at that fateful table, glancing at the poker players hard at work trying to dissect their opponents’ moves, to take a seat at the physical slot machine that has always paid you handsomely. Unfortunately, that art is dying out as online slot games begin to take over the popularity of physical slot machines. While some staunch physical slot … [Read more...]

November Full Moon 2021: A Beaver Moon

November's full "Beaver Moon" will occur on Nov. 19 and will undergo a partial lunar eclipse, visible from eastern Asia, Australia, the Pacific Ocean, much of North America, South America and northwestern Europe. The Beaver Moon partial lunar eclipse on Nov. 19 will be the longest of the century. The full moon officially occurs at 3:58 a.m. EST (0858 GMT), according to Astropixels.com. For New York City observers, the moon will set about three hours later at 6:58 a.m. local time, per Time … [Read more...]

Celebrating 100 Years with Anna Guérin – “The Poppy Lady from France”

In honor of Remembrance Day this November 11th, and with the greatest respect towards anyone who has written about this subject in the past, we celebrate the perpetuating existence of the Remembrance Poppy Day within the British Commonwealth countries (formerly ‘Empire’) should be credited to one person alone, Anna Guérin. Canadian John McCrea exists at the heart of every historical account as inspiration to Anna. The physician from Guelph, Ontario, wrote his historical poem ‘In Flanders … [Read more...]

11 Quick Facts about Remembrance Day

1. Remembrance Day was first observed in 1919 throughout the British Commonwealth. It was originally called “Armistice Day” to commemorate armistice agreement that ended the First World War on Monday, November 11, 1918, at 11 a.m.—on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. It is common practice to observe two minutes of silence in honor of all our fallen at 11 a.m. every November 11. 2. From 1921 to 1930, Armistice Day was held on the Monday of the week in which … [Read more...]

November celebrates National Gratitude Month

National Gratitude Month was an initiative started by Stacey Grewal, who believes gratitude to be an essential ingredient of a happy and fulfilling life. When one embraces gratitude, they immediately shift their focus from the negative to the positive things in their lives. Gratitude is the simplest way to change one’s perspective of the world. It allows us to appreciate the positive, rather than focus on the negative aspects of our lives. Learning to be grateful helps us appreciate the … [Read more...]

DIWALI – Celebrated Globally

Diwali (also spelled Devali in certain regions) or Deepavali, popularly known as the "festival of lights," is a five day festival which starts on Dhanteras, celebrated on thirteenth lunar day of Krishna paksha (dark fortnight) of the Hindu calendar month Ashwin and ends on Bhaubeej, celebrated on second lunar day of Shukla paksha (bright fortnight) of the Hindu calendar month Kartik. In the Gregorian calendar, Diwali falls between mid-October and mid-November. Diwali is an official holiday in … [Read more...]

How to Have the Perfect Girl’s Night

Every once in a while, you need to just spend some time enjoying yourself. This becomes harder to do as people grow older, however. With not as much spare time to do what they like, people will find that spending an evening just full of fun is much harder to come by. With this considered, you should try to make the most of your free time when it does come around. Being able to enjoy even the little things is so important for your mental wellbeing. So once you get some free time, no matter how … [Read more...]

Top Tips to Gain Confidence in Your Appearance

Although you are much more than your looks, it can be difficult to feel confident in yourself when you have issues with your body image and self-esteem. Then, if you are starting to feel down whenever you look in the mirror, and this is impacting your ability to thrive at work, and home and your ability to sustain good mental health, here are some tips to boost your confidence in your appearance. 1. Get Tattoos Removed One of the reasons that you might feel less than confident when it … [Read more...]

4 Gifts for the Love of Your Life

Although a happy relationship is more than just gifts, there are moments throughout your relationship when you might want to treat the love of your life. However, finding the perfect gift for someone that means that much to you can be difficult. Here are some of the best gifts that you should consider giving to the person that means the world to you. 1. Gold Jewelry Often, the most traditional gifts are the best ones, and gold jewelry is the perfect present for someone that you never want … [Read more...]

What to Do When Growing Your Family

Growing your family can be a big step to take in your life, and this might mean that you need to make certain changes to your lifestyle. Then, here are some of the steps that you should consider taking to ensure that you can support your growing family and to make sure that you and your family have a great quality of life both now and in the future. · Sell Your House Although your current abode might suit your needs at the moment, when you start to grow your family, you might think that … [Read more...]

The Most Common Dog Health Problems and What to Do

It can be a very difficult experience when your pet becomes unwell, especially as you have no way of communicating with them to explain to your dog that they will feel better soon. Knowing what to do when your dog experiences a health problem helps you to act quickly to ensure they are back to full health, wagging their tail soon. 1. Skin Issues Many different breeds of dog experience skin issues, the signs of which can include: · Itching · Scratching · Flaky or scaly skin · Red or … [Read more...]

7 Factors to Consider When Searching for an Apartment

If you’re looking to move into a new apartment, there are a wide range of factors that you need to take into account to ensure that you choose the right place for your wants and needs. To help you out, here are seven elements to bear in mind when you start your search. 1. Budget The first aspect to consider is, of course, your budget. There’s no point in finding the perfect apart-ment only to realize that you can’t afford it. Think about how much you can realistically and com-fortably pay … [Read more...]

Five Ways to Improve the Customer Delivery Experience

High-quality customer experience is hugely important, as it drives the return sales that all businesses need to be able to sustain long-term growth. However, many businesses are focusing more on the on-site customer experience and less on the processes that occur once a sale has been made. With big companies like Amazon changing consumer expectations of delivery services, it has never been more important to improve your customer delivery experience. 1. Improve Your Delivery … [Read more...]

How to Express Your Identity Through Fashion and Fragrance

Nowadays, everyone has carte blanche to wear exactly what they want and to use beauty and make-up products in whichever way they choose, however eclectic or minimal. Trendsetter There are several key elements to becoming a fashion and fragrance trendsetter, all of which are only achievable when you enjoy the pieces you wear. There is little point in representing a fashion house or start-up brand when you do not share their love of the pieces themselves, the ethos of the designer, and the … [Read more...]

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