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23 April 2014

Greeting Box for Mac Giveaway



PearlMountain Software is giving away 2 full access to Greeting Box for Mac software. This software is great for creating beautiful electronic cards you can send to your family and friends.

2 lucky winners will have the chance to get the full version of the software for free. Thanks to PearlMountain Software! You can read more about the uses and features of this software from my review here.

This giveaway is open Worldwide for all Mac Users. The software runs on Mac so this will be beneficial for Mac users.


The giveaway will run from April 25 to May 10, 2014, 12 midnight, Dubai time.


It is very easy to enter. Just fill up the Rafflecopter form below and do all mandatory entries to qualify.



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Good luck!


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Review - Greeting Box for Mac



Making cards whether it is handmade or electronic is one of the things I love to do. I used to make handmade cards when I still had the time. However, time has changed and I have to make things fast without the hassle of cutting papers, putting embellishments together to make a beautiful paper card.

Thanks to PearlMountain Soft for allowing me to review this software for free. I am very pleased that it did not take me long to complete a card I have made for Easter.

What I like:
It is very user friendly.
It is easy to use and not complicated.
WYSIWG - What you see is what you get!
Plenty of art elements to incorporate in your project.
Plenty of ready made template to use in various occasions.
Customizable templates for your preferred designs.
You can add photos by dragging them in the box allocated for photos.
You can export your finished project in different image formats.
You can share your greeting cards too via email.











What I don't like:
Not enough background and extra embellishments but in general, the software has plenty to choose from. I just hope there are more.


Price: Pegged at $9.99 in iTunes/Mac App Store


Specifications:
Version 2.0.2
Supported OS: Mac OS X 10.7 or above operating system.
RAM: At least 512M physical RAM.
Processor: 1G Hz or above Intel processor.


My recommendation:
Yes! Please buy this software for your personalized greeting card projects. It is very convenient and easy to use. It won't take you long to finish a project for you to send right away.

For more information about this product, please visit PearlMountain's site.

GIVEAWAY ALERT!

I have a giveaway to run from April 25 to May 10, 2014. It is open worldwide, for Mac users. Please join here: GIVEAWAY LINK



Disclosure:
I was given this software for free for evaluation purposes. All the opinions stated here are 100% mine. I only review products/services/programs that I will use and will be beneficial to my readers.




21 April 2014

Wear A Comfortable Active Wear For An Effective Workout


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We tend to disregard the importance of wearing a comfortable active wear to fully maximize our workout routine. We just let our attire slip thinking we will get sweaty and unglamorous during a good workout. On the contrary, it should not be the case. Just because you are exercising does not mean you can wear the loosest shirt and baggiest jogging pants you can find in your closet. No! No! No!

Let me break it down for you, okay. Here are reasons why wearing a comfortable active wear appropriate to the type of workout that you do will be beneficial on the routine.

Wearing the right active wear can actually enhance your performance during a workout.

Imagine wearing an ill-fitting outfit to the gym and then you bend and it ripped open? Is that something you want to experience? Is it the kind of comfort you want to have when exercising? This is the reason why it is important that you choose the right active wear like the ones in Sweaty Betty online shop. You want to be able to move with ease and comfort and not limited. That should be your cue.

Wearing the wrong support bra can be a painful experience.

Wear supportive sports bra to make your workout effective rather than painful. Do not wear ordinary brassiere that is not designed to handle the extensive workout you will engage your self to. Head on to the lingerie section of a department store and have your chest measured correctly. Try out some styles and see if the stay in place even if you jump up and down, twist around and even bend. Make sure they are fit enough to let your breathe but not too loose that it will not support you properly.

The right bottom garment can help you to bust a move in your exercise routine.

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Choose your bottom garment accordingly depending on the type of exercise you will do. There are a multitude of gym wears available in the market that will cater to the kind of exercise you will engage in like shorts for cycling, yoga pants and straight cut for jogging.

Not only they will make your movement fluid, there are also active wear made for the tough activities like practicing for the triathlon or doing a body combat.

The right materials can prevent accumulation of sweat and odor.

Not all active wear are created equal. Some are made with substandard materials that will not absorb moisture during an intense workout and that will leave you wet and highly malodorous! Remember the “gym bag” jokes? That can be you.

Choose an active wear that is made with moisture-wicking fabric because it will separate the perspiration from your skin during the workout, leaving you dry inside.

You may also buy active wear made from cotton to absorb moisture during a lesser intensive workout.


So, take into consideration your outfit when you decide to embark on any activities for your health. It pays to invest in active wear that will help you yield a better workout.