Great Quality Microphones

There some things in life that are buying for and paid for a lot of money like the microphones. You know, when you’re in a music business, you have to have those necessary equipment in order to promote good music and great sound quality. If you’re a singer and is looking a microphone, please check out these are great quality!. The Neumann U87 studio Microphone is famous for its warm sound and well-balanced characteristics. It is a bit expensive but like I said above, if it is worth paying for big bucks and you get something great in return, I encourage you to invest in a microphone that will last forever also.

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Start at an Early Age

For me, there is no such thing as too early to start especially when it comes to music. As much as for my children to learn something new while they are still young, a parent can only give them support and motivation in order for them to get into learning music. I bought each of my girls a ukelele when we went on a vacation to my home country two years ago but they seemed like they have forgotten those cute little things already simply because mommy got busy and did not get in their behinds to at least push them to watch video tutorials for guitar lessons.

That is our case in this family. Seems like my children have different interests than music. If yours are into it, please encourage them to continue what they’re doing because it is just so amazing for a child or someone who can sings or plays a musical instrument. If you are looking for to start with, search for ukulele for sale at musiciansfriend.com.

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I Love My Naturally Smooth and Black Hair

While most people are so fond of coloring, ironing and curling their hair, I’m not! I dare not to damage my already naturally smooth and black hair. As long as it stays black, I will not touch it. What for? My hair is manageable and I don’t see the need for it to be abused with those chemicals and hot irons!

Since I’ve been here in the USA, I never had a hair cut or gone to the salon ever, not once! I am pretty frugal, I am not willing to spend $20-$30 on a haircut so I always waited for me to go back to the Philippines had it cut to my liking since it is way cheaper over there.

I usually have my hair cut every two years but then I am not planning of going out of the country this year and my hair got really long to the point of me getting annoyed sometimes so I just did it on my own. It was crooked and that made me unhappy. Gladly though, I am easy and wanting just a simple trimming. The husband fixed it for me and he did it really good.

You see, cutting my hair straight across is enough for me which my husband can very well do. If I’d let other people in the salon cut my hair, it would have cost me a whooping $30 plus tip, a job that is very easy and simple to do.

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Back on the Elliptical

I just know when it is time to be back working out again albeit I walk a lot for the entire 8 hours at work. Walking seems not enough for me in order to keep my belly the way I want it. Since I use a lot of energy when at work, I try to eat three times a day which creates a problem in my midsection because for some reason, the food I eat get stuck in my stomach. It does not come down to my butt and lower limbs!

Yes, a lot of people tell me I am skinny. There was even a patient asked me last week if I ever eat because of my figure. I proudly told her, ” yes, I eat a lot because I get hungry all the time. But I have a big belly.” She did not believe me instead told me back that I have a good shape. Yeah right, if only she was right. She just didn’t know that underneath my clothes, there’s an endless story, haha. Shakira’s song!

Anyway, at 99.8 pounds, I feel a bit heavy. Though I can still move fast than anyone else at work yet there is this bugging belly of mine that need to be exercised, it is flabby, soft and jiggly!

So, in order to stop that annoying fats, I decided to do something about it and the only solution is to get my elliptical back into working again. After six months of not being able to use, finally I was able to and used it for 30 minutes. Planning of doing it again right after doing my online personal blog posts!

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Hard Working and Dependable Hands

When I was still searching for a man to marry, I had high standards and I lived with it until I found the right one. That right man came along four years into searching on the internet, my ex-fiance now my husband of 12 years.

One of my criteria for in a man, he should have clean nails. If I meet up with somebody and I see his nails are dirty, I get turned off easy. When I met my husband for the first time in person, he was all but a gorgeous and a hunk, clean-cut guy. He was so perfect in my eyes and fortunately for me, he wanted me to be in his future.

Fast forward 12 years later, my man’s nails are tarnished with grease and other stuff because he loves working around the house, fix broken fixtures, toys and or anything that needs repairs and help his friend tweaking a military truck.

He came home one afternoon with nails looking like that.

Yes, his nails look dirty pictured below but I am not turned off by them. In fact, I admire him so much and truly appreciate of what he does for our family and for other people. When he helps, he helps them without expecting anything in return. Dependable is what he is. I live a worry-free life and not thinking about when is the clogged toilet gonna be fixed, as long as he is around, rest assured things are done accordingly and in no time. That’s what he is. I don’t even have to worry if my car is dirty because he will see the dirt,scratches, dents and dings first before me.

I love my husband even after twelve years later…

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How to Make and Edit a Perfect Selfie

Selfies are a great way of capturing a portrait of yourself or a group of people – but more often than not they are far from perfect. Because it is difficult to control the lighting, background and other elements in your selfie – editing it after the fact will go a long way to making it perfect.

Fortunately with Movavi Photo Editor you’ll have all the tools that you need to make the perfect selfie. Aside from letting you edit it in normal ways and improve the quality or fix common problems, it also has a range of tools that can be used to specifically improve portraits or give people digital makeovers.

To get started all you need to do is load the selfie that you snapped into Movavi Photo Editor. Once you do, you can browse through its many features and pick the ones that you need to improve it. Some of the ways in which you could choose to edit your selfie include:

  • Applying blush, mascara, eyeshadow, lip tints, and other types of digital makeup.
  • Removing blemishes and any skin imperfections.
  • Whitening teeth to make smiles more vibrant.
  • Removing red eye or changing the eye color completely.
  • Deleting any objects or people that are unwanted from the selfie.
  • Adjust the color settings manually or automatically to improve the image quality or fix poor lighting conditions.

As you can see the features that Movavi Photo Editor provides will help you to improve your selfie (or any other type of portrait) in a range of different ways. However that is really just a small part of what it can do, and you can delve deeper into its features to apply various effects and filters, replace the background, insert customizable text, transform the frame and orientation, or create photo montages.

For the most part when you want to make a perfect selfie you will undoubtedly focus on photo touch up as opposed to more elaborate forms of editing. However at times it may be nice to be creative and use the features in Movavi Photo Editor to turn your selfie into an artistic piece in its own right.

Considering you have all the tools that you need right there, it is up to you to decide how you feel like editing your selfie. At the end of the day whatever you choose Movavi Photo Editor will ensure that you can accomplish it in an easy and straightforward manner.

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Hanging Out with My Filipina Co-Worker/s

It is vital to hang out with people you’re comfortable with once in a while. I got suffocated of my daily routine, work-home and vice versa for weeks so when my Filipina co-worker asked me if we can hang out and go out together last week, with no hesitation I said yes and made a time to be out with her all day with my little girl and her son.

We went to Premium Outlets in Grand Prairie, there we spent a good freaking 4 hours of going in stores we liked plus a baby in tow. I was thankful we were able to have fun and did what we want to do with no complaints from our kiddos. After shopping for clothes and bags, we had a nice pho soup at a Vietnamese little eatery outside Hongkong Market then we proceeded for seafood and other Filipino goodies at HK market.

We did not come home until 7 o’clock. Fortunately, due to daylight savings time, we still had sun driving back home. It was a well spent Sunday with Maricor, Charles and a brief encounter with the oldest Filipina at work, Ate Rosa.

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Will Not be Remorseful Cutting You Off in My Life

When I offer help and friendship, rest assured it will be genuine and sincere. If I help, I will not expect for a payback. If I offer friendship, loyalty and good company are what you will receive. I don’t pretend, I don’t sugar-coat my words, what I say is felt from the heart and most of all, I am not a plastic person, what you see is what you get. If I like a person, it will be with my whole being and will make it known to you how much I appreciate you as you are.

BUT PLEASE, DO NOT screw me up to the point of hurting me because once you do that, I will not hesitate cutting my relationship with you whoever you are and won’t be remorseful cutting you off my life completely. You will suffer “silence and cold treatments” forever! A few people have already experienced that from me and I have NO regret at all! I am peaceful without them in my life. Could it be family (cousins, mother and siblings) and or online friends.

This Wiki game on FB I tried one night and was shocked how it precisely describe myself.

It says, “This is a woman who knows what she wants, she doesn’t let others sway her opinion and she doesn’t give second chances to anyone who has betrayed her, she knows that someone who hurts you once will hurt you forever. She ignores those who are not worth her time, leaves those who don’t deserve her, and goes to the one who really loves her and shows her affection.”


I Caught a Big-Mouthed Bass

Last weekend we had so much fun! We went for a short getaway and was really looking forward to fishing. We were not disappointed because all three of us caught some fish. It was my 5-yr old girl who caught fish first, she had a blue gill fish and later on, I caught a big-mouthed bass about 2.5 pounds!

Then my 8-year old followed, she caught 3 small size catfish after spending quite some time in the pond fishing by herself.

I was so tempted to cook it and put in the grill but Mike did not allow me to cook the fish because he wanted to wait until next year when the fish will double its size. But after that fish took the bait, it got loose with the hook still attached to its mouth which will likely cause him for his death.

OH well, nothing I could do but feeling satisfied for the first time I caught a really big fish. I was so happy and my kids were encouraged to continue fishing.

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Beautiful Country Scenery

If you want complete peace of mind, absolute quiet and away from trouble, the country is a place to be. Here are some views I took when we visited Avery, Texas last weekend. We stayed for 2 nights at a friend’s house and enjoyed the surroundings and all.

In his front yard, are tall trees. His backyard is a wide and open field where the two small and medium-sized ponds are located. The road to get to the main highway is not paved or if it is, it is too thin that you can barely tell there’s a pavement there. I find it cool driving on a dirt road, something to admire the beauty of nature.

When it’s sun rise and sunset, you can clearly see the sun rays kissing your skin and oh just beautiful out there.

First photo below was taken at 6 in the afternoon. Background are trees awaiting Spring. Second photo is of the dirt road we took from his house to the main road. You can see the trees along the road how beautifully they are lined up that makes the travel so gorgeous.

Thirdly, is his front porch view.

Imagine living in the city where there are a million people in it and moving to a country like Avery and the population is only 482!

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