A Woman's View

Wednesday, August 30, 2006

Question

Why is it when you go out of town you have to dial the area code for usually a local number on your cell. BUT when people call you from town while you are still out they don't have to dial the area code?

Wednesday, August 23, 2006

I am a Perfectionist

A UCI study found that on average a worker can focus for just 11 minutes at a time before being interrupted (by email,co-worker,etc) and is unable to refocus for another 25 minutes.

According to the Smell and Taste Research Foundation, If you like pretzels, you're probably a flirt. If you like tortilla chips you're a perfectionist, potato chips a go-getter, cheese curls you have a lot of intergrity and beef jerky, you're the life of the party. If you like them all you are likely over-weight.

Want to eat a good restraunt meal at home? A recent survey in Food Technology names Ruby Tuesday's as the best chain for take-out. Reb Lobster and Outback grabbed the second and third spots.

The secret to a hot date? Wash your car. A recent survey reveals tht a clean and uncluttered car is actually more important than the make or model.

Research from the University of Colorado has shown that walking 20 minute mile actually burn more fat than walking a 12 minute one.

To fix the bent frame of your plastic sunglasses, turn a blow-dryer on high and blast hot air on the frames. The heat will make the plastic flexible so you can mold the frames back to their original shape.