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Fall 2020, a dim sense of festivities & celebration.
Fall 2020 just like rest of the year has a different feeling a different meaning. Usually fall means cooler weather, holiday festivities, crisps air leading into winter. Starting with Halloween then thanksgiving to Christmas. And then we say our goodbyes to the present year and welcome the new year. But this year every celebration has a caveat falling short physically, emotionally, financially and even in spirit. From February until now we hoped for a break, we were disappointed. Though all hopes aren’t gone it’s simply difficult to feel the next chapter the next year would be a better year. Even …
FALL SHOPPING DEALS!!
Here we go again, "the fall" is here. Frankly it is one of my favorite seasons, simply because of the energy the festivities, the color of fall well the list goes on and on. Goes without saying this particular fall is like no other. Nevertheless it is a season to celebrate. A time to exchange gifts, maybe even be little more kind to one another. The irrefutable impact of Covid-19, 2020 being an election year, social and racial tension overshadowing everyday lives. Let's face it during last 8 months our lives have changed shockingly and painfully. No matter where circumstances …
Stimulus talk, political cruelties.
Moment 31 is no way repeat no way have any political affiliation and frankly any preferences. It's the people who matter, I remember President Bush telling the world telling the nation not to hold a religion responsible for the cowardly acts of terrorists. I also remember President Obama and Late Senator John McCain disagreeing in politics and ideologies yet having great amount of respect for each other. My god, that's the America we used to brag about where people could disagree yet be respectful. Show care and decency. This year we became a nation that is so focused on hate …
Chase your dream. Chase your dream no matter what!!!
Dream big and chase after it As kids we were told to dream big, we were encouraged to chase after our dreams. Parents, teachers, coaches, family members told us anything is possible. Do recall that moment when you did believe anything is possible? As we get older we become more realistic, instead of chasing after our dreams we chase after goals that are morphed by surroundings and necessities. We create a new narrative and label it reality. By doing so we take jobs that make us miserable, we stay in relationships that are stagnant. Chasing dream isn't about being unrealistic, …
Getting in shape after 40. It’s not as difficult.
40 is a milestone in life Though we like it or not certain age is considered a milestone. Consensus is 20s to enjoy and party, 30s to build a career and start a life and 40s gateway to midlife. Yes these are insanely arbitrary nevertheless we buy into the narrative. Now scientifically older we get there are changes and progression that are unavoidable. But that's not a red flag. Turing 40 is a milestone some sees as an indication to slow down, dare I say decline. But that's not the case not even by a longshot. It might be a …
Diet, fitness and wellbeing. Importance of knowing what to eat and how to stay healthy.
Lack of fitness is becoming a dangerous trend We all have fitness goals, however we lack the knowledge and will to execute that goal. Fitness and wellbeing is an asset that could be invaluable and should never be neglected. We all have plans to be in a better shape however not motivated enough to reach that goal. One of the crucial aspects of any fitness plan a great diet. The word diet has an extremely negative connotation, in fact the word diet seems like a yellow light. You may not stop but your mind discourages you to follow through. Instead …
Self improvement, always look within. Learn to be more.
What is self improvement? Is it just physical, emotional and spiritual? Some might say it all starts with physical and mental growth, subsequently emotional growth. Self improvement certainly is subject to interpretation. But in the most basic term it's creating a better version of ourselves. First and foremost we must understand each day is an opportunity for improvement. I am sure we have heard it many times, it might even sound like a cheesy phrase from a movie. It's not. It's a very powerful fact, everyday we get a chance to move step closer to a goal. Reading is a …
Entrepreneurs a chance to thrive. Are you adjusting to the pandemic?
Entrepreneurs how are you dealing with 2020? 2020 has been a year of unknown and uncertainties. We are more than half way into this year and uncertainties keep looming over us. Is this a year we all throw in the towel, excuse my language "fuck no". Entrepreneurs this year is the year you thrive. What is your business is all about? You started your business endeavor with a goal in mind, what is that goal? Do you still remember it, if so remind yourself? We often myself included run away from the uncertainties and the unknown, but what if the …
Trying to loose weight? Intermittent fasting could help. Get ready for this holiday season.
Loosing weight and being healthy is an ultimate goal for most, how intermittent fasting could be an useful tool for this quest. Obesity and being overweight is a dangerous issue for most in United States. Being overweight leads to heart related problems, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, cancer well you get the picture. Over weight is a lethal health risk most suffering from. Dieting, exercising of course are two most common options to overcome being overweight. Recently there have been many focus on intermittent fasting. Though the concept of fasting has been around for centuries, recently it seems more and more …
Financial struggle in 2020. How to financially stay afloat during Covid-19?
The financial struggle in 2020 cannot be overstated. So many layoffs, businesses closing their doors, bankruptcies, unstable economy have contributed to this perfect storm. Almost everyone has the same fear, how would they survive financially? The unemployment rate is record high and unemployment claims are in millions. Well those are the highlights of what most of us are dealing with in 2020. What has been happening is not news however what do we to stay afloat during the financial struggle in 2020 is difficult to answer. For millions of Americans struggling financially, increasing debt and employment uncertainty becoming a never …
Performance coaches at work.
performance coaches could help companies build a better workforce .
Summer fun 2020, what are your plans?
Summer fun 2020, well we all aware it's not a typical summer this year. Pandemic that slowly began early this year now has created a worldwide crisis. Never the less the concept of summer to most is fun. What is the meaning of summer to you? What is your plans for summer 2020? The proverbial summer trips. Well summer has different meanings to all of us, for some it's all about family vacation and for some it's more time at the beach. Then we have the barbeque lovers, road warriors, the campers well you get the idea the list goes …
Giving & sharing, human decency. Be a better human.
Click here to donate to Houston Food Bank What is human decency? What Does human decency mean to you? Why human race far greater than other species? Is it just the economical, technological, industrial advancements? Or is it our ability to choose and have free will, knowing right from wrong? Could it be as human time and time again we have found a way to come together transcend and prevail? For time and time again human decency is put to test. All our lives we were taught the importance of giving and sharing. The very notion of kindness makes, the …
Ideal home office, few tips to be more proficient. Working from home during Covid-19.
An ideal home office is critical for working remotely in a proficient manner. You many not have worked remotely before however in 2020 you are very much familiar with the concept. Due to Covid-19 social distancing is part of what we perceive as normal, we are having to make changes to comply with nationwide social distancing mandate. Life, work, school, travel, social and religious gatherings and more are impacted by this parameter of normalcy. Though we are eagerly waiting for the day when things go back to the old normal for the time being we are making adjustments to adapt …
Working from home the new normal?! 2020 the year of Covid-19.
Working from home the new normal?!
Understanding consumer confidence What should be considered? How businesses should prepare?
Covid-19 has thrusted overwhelming stress on businesses across the board. Particularly small businesses have suffered unbearable setback due to a virtual halt because of this unprecedented pandemic. Consumer confidence is at its lowest, the term if you are not familiar with (much like myself) you would be soon. In laymen's terms "consumer confidence" is just like it sounds. Consumer confidence is more or less an indicator of the state of economy. How to define consumer confidence As Wikipedia defines "consumer confidence" projects the measure of optimism in economy. During this pandemic "consumer confidence" is a crucial aspect of business strategy …
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Timeshare, a bad idea? How was your experience?
How was your experience with timeshare? How much do you know about timeshare, is it a good or a bad idea? Have you used timeshare? I have worked in finance for a long time, in my most recent job as a business operations underwriter often I reviewed client files where they were enrolling their "timeshare" for possible debt settlements. It was simply a bad investment for multiple reasons in my opinion. Again it's an opinion may not be a fact for many. Timeshare certainly seems to have lot of disadvantages at the very least questions. Here's my issue with "timeshare" …
Don’t forget your local businesses! How can you help local businesses?
A bad start of a new year Everyone this impossible situation we are all dealing with will end soon. Local businesses struggling with Covid-19 shutdown nationwide in fact worldwide. We will find our way back to life as we knew it. We hurt we cry but we don't stop. It's in our nature to get back up. During the pandemic everyone is suffering but everyone is also trying to lend a helping hand. Our government, states are doing their best let's not forget it's also up to us. Our goal is to reinvent the way people approach thinning hair. No …
Why you should travel to Greece in November? Well here are some reasons.
Seasonal traveling Covid-19 has certainly changed the way of life. 2020 will forever be synonymous with pandemic and chaos. The purpose of this post is to convince you to travel to Greece, more specifically travel to Greece in November. Yes it's oddly specific nevertheless read through the end and look pictures then make up your mind. Many of us have specific destinations in mind for seasonal traveling. Some prefer the tropics during the summer, holiday seasons some prefer something completely different. Some prefer warm places some prefer cold. Some prefer the ocean some prefer the historic landmarks. Some love the …
Healthy way to travel!!! Keeping up with a routine!!
Is there a healthy way to travel? Answer -yes Healthy way to travel, is it difficult? No, it's not. If you Google or Youtube any fitness model or body builder you would learn these professionals are very strategic with their travel diet and routine. Sticking to your routine of exercise and meals. How many of us say, I'm on vacation so no diet? We eat whatever we want, drink, sleep, go out and enjoy, have a great time. Then we come back to our everyday life, struggle to transition back into our daily routine. Well there are few things we …
Hope
we are counting down every moment until we can be free of this awful pandemic, Covid-19. We will prevail. We will mourn the ones we've lost, we will care for the ones who are suffering and we will cherish humanity. We will be forever be grateful to those who sacrificed to help and heal others. https://videopress.com/v/wuKPwEiX?preloadContent=metadata
Help during Covid-19. Step up if you can.
Help during Covid-19 or if you need help tell us how we can help. Everyone if you are in a position to help or needing help during this pandemic, please share your information. Let's help during Covid-19 by sharing and giving whatever we can. Moment 31 will share your message in an effort to obtain assistance for you and others who is needing assistance. We are all in need of help one way or another. For instance if you are a local business owner hiring on a temporary or permanent basis, or healthcare giver who could assist someone in needs. …
Traveling during Covid-19, what should you do to protect yourself?
The imperative need for travel safety Travel safety has been one of the biggest concerns for last few months, the containment of Covid-19 has been extremely challenging worldwide. The pandemic has consumed the way of the world, each passing day. Work, travel, social context, communication, celebration almost everything is reshaping around this pandemic. For a bit we thought we saw an opportunity to be able to travel however with the recent spike in Covid-19 cases States are tightening up their restrictions. Inconvenient yes, necessary absolutely? At this moment if traveling is unavoidable then do so. Travel safety by no means …
Why travel? Simply because world is beautiful and you create memories by travelling.
Why travel? What travelling means to you? Is it just going from one place to another or is it going to a specific destination? Maybe going back to a place that's full of memories, or going to a place that promises adventure & excitement. Or it could very well be something as uneventful as a simple business trip. Point being everyone has a reason for travelling. Reason and purpose however two very different things. Are you travelling with a purpose, are you seeing the world or just passing through it? If you could have a chance to travel 10 places …
Exotic Italia!!!! It’s a truly beautiful place.
see the beauty of Italy, experience the energy. Do you really know this country ?
Italian Cuisine!!!! Why is it so fascinating?
Gift of the Month Clubs Italian cuisine more than just food Well when it comes to Italian cuisine what food comes to mind, pizza, lasagna, spaghetti. I am not talking about the dish you would order at a local Olive Garden (lol) but if you were in Italy right now? I understand the predicament the country that's under lockdown, however I feel in coming months Italy will once again become one of the most beautiful places on this big blue marble of we call earth. Pizza is considered one of the most humble dishes in Italy (from reading endless articles), …
2020 a difficult year. A year of social and emotional anxiety.
How we overcome? What we can do during Covid-19?
Don’t waste money on Facebook ads. Blog & affiliate marketing vs Facebook advertising?
Facebook ads are truly a longshot. Often you are spending money on ads that have very limited potential for R O I. If you are on social media, it is more likely you have a Facebook account. Now most of use this social media platform to share personal thoughts, pictures, posts, information with friends, family and let’s be real tons of strangers. Yes there are business advertisement as well, but it's not as effective for small businesses as it is for most mainstream and larger businesses. On Facebook, I Jo Nobody probably know Sally Someone just ate at her favorite …
Quiz!? Let’s test our knowledge.
He is one of the greatest movie producers and directors of all time. He made movies which would remain unforgettable to generations. This Johan Vaaaler. He is a Norwegian inventor. He invented one of the most used office supplies in 1899. Can you guess what it is? This is considered world's smallest country, it's .17 sq miles? Name this country. (Hint it's one of the most intriguing places in world.) This British ship designer designed what famous ship? (this one is easy) Test your knowledge, let's have some fun. How much do you know about "not so current" events or …
Berlin Wall!!!! Piece of history.
See a piece of history Wouldn't you love to see a piece of history? Ann Frank's home, piece of the Berlin wall, Gettysburg, Jackie Robinson's home etc. etc. The point is seeing where a monumental history took place, or a resident where a historic figure spent their days would be beyond fascinating. Few years ago in Montreal I had the opportunity to witness just that. I got to see and touch the Berlin wall. The Berlin fell on November 9th, 1989. This historic event brought the entire Germany together. It's a reminder a nation could be divided and could very …
Flying. Travelling. Don’t wait for tomorrow.
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Rush my passport, service!!!
Has anyone used the this service? Well I just did, their customer service is ok and it might be a good option if you need to get your passport within a week or two. They charge about $125 and you have to pay the standard fee for US State Department. For me it was another $189. If you don't need your passport in quickly, just skip paying the additional fee. If you need passport renewal this fall "Rush My Passport" could be useful. Rush my passport might be great option if local post office or other means to obtain a …
AMSTERDAM a great experience
See Amsterdam, visit the museums. Experience the cultural decadence.
Landing in Amsterdam, day 1. Wow.
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Travel agencies, get your message out. Promote with Moment 31.
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Covid-19 & social distancing
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22Iy4Fdcye8 Covid-19 and importance of social distancing Covid-19 is still looming over our heads, and we must take all the precautions. The most emphasized of 2020 is Covid-19 and social distancing. We are urged to wear masks, remain in somewhat isolations, maintaining distance from everyone as much as possible. Pandemic, social distancing and anxiety. These are issues we are constantly dealing with recent days. As human we are engineered to socialize. Whether introverted or extroverted, we are part of a social construct. The recent weeks all of us are being strongly urged to refrain socializing, we are fighting to defeat …
Summer 2020!! A beautiful world out there.
Covid-19 has changed the expectations and perception of travelling across the globe. We are in quarantine, at least most of us. But Covid-19 won't be here forever, and we will resume our day to day lives soon enough. And travelling soon will become leisure activity most of us look forward to during certain season, occasions and or just on a whim. When we are back to the normalcy we knew not too long ago what destination would pick first? Just look at these beautiful sights, would put off traveling again? Traveling has an astonishing positive psychological impact on our lives, …
Football
How many NFL stadiums have you been to? It’s truly an experience like none other. The energy, the festivities, cheering for your team and yes the tailgate. Astounding, isn’t it!!??
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Panama, a beautiful city!!
From my experience, Panama was worth every penny I spent. The food, the sights, people would make you fall in love with this beautiful country. There's no language barrier, and the hospitality is exceptional. Stay at Sortis, Panama. It has a bit of everything. A short trip to the Panama Canal, seeing this manmade wonder is an amazing experience to top of the trip. https://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-photos/ptyak-sortis-hotel-spa-and-casino-autograph-collection/ Beautiful country The sighs, sound and the energy truly a great experience.
Cheers at Boston!!!
Goodbye Cheers Covid-19 has take an excruciating toll on the world. This pandemic knows no boundaries. Since the the beginning slowly and painfully claimed thousands of lives. Loosing loved ones and watching them suffer from this virus has been hell on earth. Not only has this pandemic killed thousands and caused millions to suffer in agony it forced business to close their doors. Many lost their jobs, scrambling to keep a roof over their heads. The tragedy from Covid-19 hasn't sparred most. It also made us realize how fragile and uncertain circumstances could be, never take anything for granted. Many …
Traveling!!
Ask yourself when you are old, when you look back on your life would you regret not seeing the world not experiencing it's beauty and it's mystery. We often speak of the majestic beauty of this world but how much of it have you truly seen with your own eyes? Truest sentiment When it comes to travelling we are often reluctant, for some it's lack of time, not affordable, might be too stressful etc. I honestly think there are countless reasons that could make the concept of travelling overwhelming. Now think about this, why travel is worth all the overwhelming …
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