Cockatoo Lifespan in Captivity

Keeping your cockatiel healthy Consider your bird’s cook, caterer, housekeeper and taxi service for yourself. You can help your cockatiel live longer by providing healthy food, clean living conditions, and a trip to the vet if necessary. Cockatoos are generally healthy unless kept in dirty, crowded conditions or given improperly. Provide filtered sunlight during the […]

Cultural differences in communication style: why Arabs are not effective communicators in Estonia

We all know that our success in life largely depends on how good communicators we are. New immigrants often believe that just learning vocabulary and grammar makes them effective communicators in Estonia and solves all problems. However, in the long run they notice that they have misunderstandings and conflicts all over the place. Observing the […]

Golfing is great in the Northwest corner of the United States

The natural beauty and creative golf courses in the Northwest corner of the United States will test the skills of most golfers. Forested hills, large trees, rugged lava fields, sagebrush-filled ravines, wetlands, beautiful lakes, rivers and desert outcrops are part of the landscapes of golf courses in Oregon and Washington. Washington golfers see it all […]

Obesity in America – The Growing Epidemic!

Obesity is a disease that affects approximately 60 million people in the United States, with women being especially affected. More than a third of women between the ages of 20 and 74 are obese, most of them African-American or Mexican-American. With more and more prepackaged foods and less and less activity, the number of obese […]

The history of bankruptcy student loans

Student loans are basically non-dischargeable, almost everyone knows that. There are some very specific circumstances where even today you can pay off your student loan debt, but that is a small exception that often requires a fight and money to fight. We will discuss the current state of downloadability in a future post. The landscape […]