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What are arranged marriages and why it is on rise in America

What are arranged marriages and why it is on rise in America

Lifestyle
Arranged marriages are, simply put, marriages arranged by one’s parents or family members. Unlike love marriages where two people meet, fall in love, understand each other and know each other well before they decide to get married, arranged marriages involve meeting one’s future partner at a formal occasion in the company of friends and family members, interacting a few times and then, deciding to get married to have respectful relationships. Here are more details on the intricacies of an arranged marriage. Finding the Future Life Partner The process of finding the appropriate partner or matchmaking and to have respectful relationships is usually undertaken by the parents, who would normally place an advertisement in the papers, spread the word around in their social circle and...
Tipping Brief In Europe, America And Asia

Tipping Brief In Europe, America And Asia

Travel
Everyone that is employed in the hospitality industry in North America will appreciate customers who tip. In Canada and the U.S. the act of giving ten to fifteen percent just before leaving a restaurant is so commonplace that nobody really thinks twice about it, unless the service has been unusually poor. However, when travelling abroad, tipping the local staff in a hotel or restaurant can be awkward because not all travellers know what's expected. Here are some basic guidelines. Western Europe Some countries in this region like Italy and France will automatically add a service charge to restaurant bills, and they would also expect a 10% tip. If the service was exceptional then you could round up your payment to the nearest euro. As a rule, you should give change directly to the ...
What Is Charcoal Grills; Why It Is Favorite To Many Americans

What Is Charcoal Grills; Why It Is Favorite To Many Americans

Home & Garden, Lifestyle
Charcoal grills are traditionally the most popular grills in America. Isn’t it? Many may though not know it who lives outside America. What kid in the States has not grown up having a hot dog cooked over the charcoal grill in their backyard or at the park? The aroma of charcoal and lighter fluid is as common as swings and slides at any given park. It is just something that we normally expect and enjoy. It is something really awesome and you will not easily forget the taste. Charcoal grills come in all sizes and shapes and are an easy take to the park or the backyard. They come in small enough sizes to grill just a few items or larger sizes to cook an entire meal. Just fill the grill with charcoal and let it preheat. Toss on your favorite food and enjoy a picnic just like Dad used...
Protecting Bird Habitats Across America

Protecting Bird Habitats Across America

Wildlife
Statistical evidence highlights just how significant the decline is in a huge number of birds across America, and the biggest reason for this is the decline of habitat across the country. There are some quite terrible facts that are such clear indicators of where we have gone wrong. The industrialization of the world has lead to wonderful things but it has also put our entire eco system under strain. At present, we have lost over 290 million acres of grasslands across the country, which in total is the equivalent of 130 Yellowstone National parks! You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to understand what that means for a huge range of different bird species. Thankfully, there are conservancy companies doing great things to try to reduce the impact these changes have made, with huge...