Thursday, 29 November 2012

My Tips : Family Lawyer

Family lawyers are one of the several types of lawyers, who specialize in family laws. These lawyers are in huge demand and are indulged in resolving legal crisis within family. Family lawyers are paid to execute their skills and implement knowledge of the family laws to argue cases related to relationships such as father, mother and their children. Family law attorneys deal with cases such as child custody, visitation disputes, divorce etc.

Family laws’ scope covers all the domestic issues; however, the specifics of these laws and regulations, may be case related. Nevertheless, the lawyers practicing in this legal domain have to be committed to safeguard each individual’s right within the family. There are three ways to deal with the family matters. The first method of dealing is out-of-court settlement. Disputes between parents seeking child custody and child welfare, an out-of-the-court mutual settlement of the parents are the most favorable option.

The second way to handle family matters can be representing the case in the courtroom; in case the parents fail to come to a mutual settlement during an out-of-the-court settlement.

The last way to deal with legal crisis in family can be mediation, wherein the couples can seek help from a mediator, who can help resolve the disputes of couples. This method saves the couple from the stress of court.

Family laws are the government regulations to deal with legal issues that a family may face. A law student specialized in these laws can practice as a family lawyer and represent you to argue your case for divorce or seeking the custody of your child. A legal professional can represent your legal issues related to family matters and sort it in the least time possible with the most favorable outcome.

Wednesday, 21 November 2012

My Ideas for Christmas 2012

This is the month of November, and isn't too early to plan the celebrations for this Christmas. People are very excited to plan the ideas for the celebrations. Bright lights, decorations, feast/party and gifts are all a must for the holiday celebrations. People of all ages look forward to this festive time, and so I do. I am thinking of exciting festival celebration ideas, so that the celebrations this year become the most memorable celebrations ever.

You might think, I am much ahead of time to plan for the celebrations, but I believe the earlier we begin, the better we do. Early planning helps us in efficient management of an event. So, let us see what have I planned for this Christmas. You can add your creativity to it and make your festive celebrations creative too.

Christmas Decoration Ideas:

I have a color theme this time for the decorations. Since turquoise is my favorite color and Christmas is my favorite holiday, I have merged these two and planned a turquoise decor theme. Right from the wreath, Christmas tree ornaments, mantel decor items, crockery, to the cushions, everything should highlight the theme color complimented well with white and silver. To add some excitement to this, I will ask children to bring in their creativity. Giving them, turquoise/white/silver glaze paper and will ask to make ornaments, paper chains, wreaths from paper crafts, and many more such things.

Christmas Party Ideas:

Since last 4 years, every year I organize a holiday party for my friends and relatives. This time, I think I must do something different, so that my guests enjoy the party. I am planning to send a personalized invitation to each guest for the party.
Exciting games, feast and gifts will be arranged for the party. Kids can enjoy a word-chain game, wherein they will need to start with a word and the other child in the group has to continue the link immediately and say a word related to the preceding child. Dumb charades is my favorite game and it is suitable for adults as well as children. This will also let my guests explore their acting skills.
Playing cards is another traditional game and I'll keep it this time too. Karaoke show is an exciting event as well. I enjoyed it at other holiday celebrations at my office, so planning to include it this Christmas . Why not have some different fun elements every time? Isn't it?

Christmas Gift Ideas:

I have decided something special for every guest attending the Christmas party at my place. A furnishing set for my newly married brother and his wife, personalized gift mugs for uncle and aunt, personalized gardening calender for my mom, engraved silver key ring for dad and engraved silver frames for grandparents. For the youngsters, there will be a huge variety of chocolate gift hampers.
We, the adults, usually have a lot of fun on festive times, why not include our elders in it too. Rather than simply handing over the gifts to grandparents, I'll ask them to do a little treasure hunt for the same. I'll post stickies at various places with a clue to the next place and finally they will reach their gifts. Won't it be fun for them?

I look forward to this Christmas holiday just like millions of other do over the globe. This is my favorite festive time and I wish to do everything just perfect for the celebrations. Although, the holiday is a traditional day, the celebrations need not be the same always. Add some extravaganza and fun elements to your celebrations. I have shared some of my ideas, you can explore them at to add some more creativity. Merry Christmas in advance, enjoy your holiday!.

Friday, 26 October 2012

My Recipe Tips for Halloween 2012

It's time to have spooky fun, as Halloween is around the corners. The house decorations, party costumes, recipe ideas must be ready by now, so that you are all set to have Halloween fun. You might select the scariest costume, even dress up your pets in the Halloween theme clothes, decorate your house with the most frightening props and elements to invite the zombies and ghosts, but you will certainly need some food for these hungry guests. I am throwing a party for friends and family and here's what are my ideas for a spooky-menu recipes.
Spider Spooky Punch:

Take a large pitcher and add pineapple juice, lemon juice, water, sugar, and gelatin mix. Stir continuously until sugar dissolves. Add cherry juice and soda to it and mix well. Serve in glasses with fake spider attached to the edge of the glasses.
Vampire Bloody Drink:

Mix pomegranate juice, lemonade and limeade concentrates in a large pitcher. Add red wine to the mixture and stir well to blend. Add orange slices, maraschino cherries and ice cubes to it. Serve in tall wine glasses to the vampires and other ghoulish guests to your party.
Spiderweb Cake:

No Halloween or any party for that matter can be complete without dessert. For a ghoulish party on this Halloween, prepare chocolate cake with a ready made mixture, following the instruction on the package. To make this dessert suitable for a spooky party, here's what you do. Frost the sides and top of the cake. Make orange frosting, by mixing yellow and red colors. With white color frosting make spiderweb design on the top of the cake. Place a jellybean randomly over the cake topping and with black gel draw legs on the sides of the jellybean to resemble spider.

Surprise your guests this Halloween with spooky and creepy recipes this Halloween. In addition to a making a zombie themed food recipe, creepy table decorations also can help to set the mood of your guests and leave them guessing about what's in the store next.

Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Halloween Costumes 2012 : Popular Ideas for Men

Halloween holiday is recalled by many for the fun they had during the costume party and the games they played. Although dining is another important element of the celebrations, costumes take the major share of the celebration pie. Several spooky and creepy ideas come alive with the men and women Halloween costumes. While some people love to stick to traditional ghostly or witch costumes, some are likely to be inclined to the superhero costumes that are in trend then.
Your costume can win the crowd and make you more popular. You can choose either funny or scary themed costumes. While you dress yourself in the Halloween costume, make sure your looks are perfectly enhanced with the accessories and props.
Halloween Costume Ideas for Men:
Devil Costume:

Devil costumes can be scary enough to go along with the creepy and spooky theme of Halloween costume parties. A devil costume for men will feature full-length satin cape in red color, black gloves, brocade vest, and devil horns. You will look a handsome devil in your attractive authentic costume. To accessorize the costume you might use devil wig, devil mask and pitchfork.
Demon Costume:

Scare the guests to the party or if you are a guest, frighten the host with your horror demon costume. The costume involves black or red colored robe, demon mask and over-sized hands. Monstrous costume for men can help steal the show of the spooky party.
Headless Men Costume:

This two-piece costume with a harness and a robe will be a frightening costume that also tells you why not to lose your head over a few things. The dress can be enhanced for more creepy look with the help of a bleeding knife, blood stains, and devil make up.
Gangster Costume: b

Men's gangster costume can portrait the old-world gangster style at its best. The costume features double-breasted jacket, pants and a tie. In 1940's men clothing popularly included Zoot suits. Let your guests recall the decades back and have a frightful Halloween evening with gangster surrounding them. To accessorize the look grab a gangster hat, mustache, and a gun.

Zombie Costume:

This is one of the all-time favorite entries to the Halloween costume parties. Such a costume can be extremely scary and in-line with the party theme. If you are looking for an all-inclusive costume that does not need any other enhancing accessory, this costume can be the best choice available. It features a shirt, pant along with body parts sewn, zombie mask with matching wig and gloves.
Batman Costume:

Did anyone ever compliment you for your toned body and superhero looks? Why not take this compliment to reality with the Halloween party. A superhero costume will make the girls go crazy to dance with you. This costume will bring nostalgia, as others will recall the TV series batman or the movie star. The costume features a muscle jumpsuit, headpiece, fake bat ears, batman logo and boot tops.
Lets accept it, Halloween costume party is fun and not just for the kids, but even for the adults. If you are men and are looking for some Halloween costume ideas, have discussed a few. You need to decide which side of yours, you want to exhibit this Halloween – creepy, horror, comic, superhero or something different. 

Monday, 17 September 2012

My Search for Halloween Costumes

Halloween, my favorite holiday is almost here. It's coming upon fall. Halloween is time for fun and I am just searching right costume for this occasion. Thus I get to peruse the Internet to find the best costume to wear this year. However, what I need should be creative and unique one.

Due to Internet, we are never lacking of Halloween costume ideas. Thus we don't have to hinder from store to store to find what we're looking for. Yesterday, I was online looking for Halloween Costumes. I was not sure what I want to be. My friend suggested me to be a Black Cat this Halloween. But one of my cousin is already going to be a black cat. Then we looked for vampiresses, we looked for disney princesses, we looked for French maid, we looked for flirty mouse, we looked for mermaid princesses, etc. But we didn't find anything that could caught attention.

Speaking of Halloween night, if there is no scary but sexy costumes go with then that Halloween night is not good enough. Thus I was looking for more thrilled and excited costume idea. After spending ample time on Internet hunting for an unique costume, I stopped by Here they have listed many different costume ideas to scare one another. Also I have came across many costumes ideas, the pictures of which, I have shared below:

Halloween Costume Ideas:

  • Zombie Nurse Costume:

  • Pirate Wench Costume:

  • Poison Ivy Batman Costume:

  • Red Riding Hood Costume:

This year in Halloween, I am thinking to be a Zombie Nurse or a Pioson Ivy. So this Halloween, what are you going to be? Please don't forget to share your ideas and comments. I will appreciate your comments and opinions on Halloween Costumes.

Sunday, 9 September 2012

I am So Stressed and Tired!

I am so stressed and tired! Is this what you feel every day, while going to bed and getting ready for the next day which is filled with expectations, responsibilities and deadlines to meet.
How to Deal With Stress
Stress is such an inevitable part of our life! Rapid growth of an economy and globalization has lead to a cut-throat competition in world economies and even amongst individuals, who are the parts and parcel of economies.

While, all the above said remains true, even economic downfalls contribute to stress. Today, it is a highly competitive market and if you lack required skill set, you are denied a job opportunity. This does not end here, even after bagging a job, you cannot rest in your armchairs, but again the race begins to keep this job and sustain the competition.

I am not an exception to this, and yes, I used to be stressed out too, more often than not. However, until I learned a few things about stress, which I'll discuss here. And yes, it's not always about the stress at office, but in family life too.

At work, failing to meet the expectations from you, can get you a pink slip. Such factors may encourage you to take extra responsibilities, than what you actually can fulfill. With all this said, stress looks a vicious circle, isn't it? To avoid the stress of loosing your job, you tend to accept more responsibilities, which are anything but feasible to fulfill.

If I have to talk about myself, it had been really long before recently that I felt stress-free. It was difficult for me to strike the balance between my professional life and personal life responsibilities.

Throughout the week, I am juggling various tasks from meeting the clients, attending high-profile meetings, deciding action plan to meet the project deadline, conduct training sessions, so on and so forth. My tense schedule at office does not clear off my personal responsibility. I have my personal responsibilities as normal individual.

I understand, it is usual for every normal employed individual, but then stress is also common in every one's life. It is just the matter of the intensity, which is different for different individuals.
Some time back I gave a thought to a question – isn't there a way out of this stress-filled life? And to my surprise, the answer was yes. Stress is sometimes a man-made problem, I learned then. It is often possible to control it and steer it off your life.

Then I started looking for some useful information over the Internet, and came across a website howdealwithstress that shares information about different types of stress and the effective ways to deal with it.

My personal experience says that stress is crucial and it can even kill you if you fail to kill it. So lets prepare an action plan to beat it and keep it at bay as far as possible. Identifying the sources of stress and staying clear off it can help. Practicing yoga and meditation can really work wonders as a remedy to stress.

Being positive in handling difficult situations can keep you away of unnecessary stress. You should find out what are the stress busters for you, and you can implement these when you are stressed. Exercising, going for jogging, listening to favorite music and cooking can be some of the effective stress buster activities.

To avoid workplace stress, learn to accept responsibilities which are in your limits so you do not have to be overburdened with work and spare some quality time for your family.

Although stress is inevitable for almost all of us, at some point in life, it is a controllable problem in most of the cases. You just need to be optimistic that you can handle it and make your efforts accordingly. At least I could do it for myself, and hope the above given tips and the website that I referred can help you too. Have a Stress-free life!

What are your ways to deal with stress? Do Share your views.

Wednesday, 5 September 2012

My First Post on My Personal Blog

My name is Kathryn Allen and I am a New York / India based freelance writer. I created this blog to share my life stories and experiences. Writing is like an odyssey that takes you to any place in this world or beyond. You are only limited by your imagination. As writers, most of us have heard that blogging is a great way to build our author platform.

When we write a blog personal blog, our creativity is on; your ideas are unhindered and inhibited. So many ideas, themes and phrases from your personal blog can be used in your official work. When readers read your blog and comment on any post; it's the feeling which is wonderful!

Personal blogging helps you to learn from your mistakes, find good in your writing and grow from them. It enhances your creativity in personal and professional career. When you write a blog, your readers and their comments are a great way to gauge your writing steps.

There are many benefits of writing a blog on side. There are so no such guidelines you need to follow while writing; all you need to be creative and imaginative. Add some flavor to your content by including something unexpected. This can be just a curious information that you think people will be interested in. Remember to reach out to right the people. Thus writer should have a personal blog that they write for on weekly basis.

I hope who went to write on their favorite topic enjoyed it and got a lot out of it, I know I did. Be creative or as literal or as metaphorical as you want. So head to your favorite blog spot and start blogging today!