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The answer to the simple question of what is the most expensive car in the world is more complex than you might think. If you do a search today for this question you will find many auto magazines and online web pages stating the world’s most expensive car as the Bugatti Veyron Super Sports ($2,400,000), while a few newer reports will name the Lamborghini Veneno ($3,900,000).(Image credit: seemorepictures.blogspot.com) But what will you say if I tell you a 1957 Ferrari 250...
Although the cell phone locator services that are used to locate a cell phone position have been really warmly welcomed by the public, people just started noticing a few things that using this technology could imply. Could this be a threat to our everyday privacy? Just like in any other arguments, two sides have different opinions. Parents say that it is more than useful to keep your childrensafe by always knowing where they go and what they do and also...
Are your kids driving you insane because they spill food whenever they are in the car? It is hard enough for adults to eat in a moving vehicle without spilling anything, imagine how hard it must be for your little uncoordinated kids. Something that could help solve the problem is a lap tray. Buy a lap table for children and keep it in the car whenever you take long family outings. Your car’s upholstery will thank you for this one...
I'm a big fan of jigsaw puzzles made by Ravensburger. I own several of there puzzles of varying sizes and enjoy making them from time to time. In recent years this world famous German jigsaw puzzle company has introduced different sizes of 3D round ball puzzles made of curved, sturdy plastic pieces. They come with many pictures on them but I find the best ones to be those with our planet earth globe world map printed on it. They are...
The engineers who design the InStep Bike Trailer line are all about quality, and InStep is all about selling that quality at an affordable and reasonable price. While there are many, many toddler bike trailer brands and designs to choose from, there aren’t any that provide the quality and safety features that InStep bike trailers have at such a low price point. Of course, the InStep line of bike trailers are meant to be brought on more of recreational rides...
Decorating cakes and deserts with beautiful designs requires a lot of talent and practice. But recently as seen on TV some innovative consumer electronic products have come out to the market that helps anyone create a professionally decorated icing engraving cakes or other desert masterpieces like a professonal cake maker. The Cricut Cake Machine is one such electronic device. Below is a review of the Cricut Cake Machine sent in by a consumer to Consumer Product Reviews website. Cricut Cake...
Many beds today do not really have bed canopy curtains. Of course, if your bed is just the usual bed that everyone has, you need no curtains. However, if you have this unique bed with poles all over it called the 4 poster beds you definitely need these bed curtains known as 4 poster bed canopy curtains. Now, what if you have decided not to buy these curtains and content yourself to letting it stay that way? First of all,...
Many homeowners are looking for new ways to help keep their homes organizes and neat.  This is because the home is a place where families can relax after a long day of work or school.  It is often challenging to come up with creative ways to keep the home organized.  The good news is, it can be easy to keep your home looking great and clean.  A new popular tool is the stair basket organizer and the stair basket. This...
If you are wondering as to why should you buy stainless steel travel coffee mugs like the no spill coffee travel mugs, following are some advantages that might answer your question. One of the primary benefits is that the best travel mug is extremely easy to maintain and clean. Steel is not a material that will get dirty easily nor will it change its color due to repetitive use. They can be cleaned using a sponge or a brush. Another...
If you are trying to think of a great gift idea for a person that enjoys spending time in the outdoors giving them camping chairs like these folding camping chairs you see in the picture here, might be a perfect solution. These casual comfortable seating options are perfect for a variety of uses. They are available in many styles so you will have plenty to choose from. One of the most popular styles is the collapsible or folding camping chair....
Most people in the world still make tea using a kettle or a tea pot. While this may have been the way for a long time now, there is something wrong. Using a kettle, you simply can’t get the same great taste you really want from your tea even if it is the best Ceylon tea from that far off island called Sri Lanka. The problem is, kettles were invented for boiling water, not making tea. Because of this, if...
This advice and ideas below about how to prevent mold and mildew in cupboards, wardrobes and closets comes from an mold and mildew removal specialist.  For many years I have worked as a mold and mildew removal specialist and in that time I have removed mildew from almost every area in the hands you can imagine. Under carpets, in basements, in closets and also a bit attics, where ever you can think of. I’ve cleaned mildew. It’s not always the...
If you have ever thought about taking advantage of Sri Lankan holidays, you have probably pictured yourself loading up your luggage that is full of your favorite warm summer clothing so that you can travel around the tiny Indian island and admire the culture and historic places while sipping a cup of Ceylon tea. The following is a few of the best parts about taking advantage of Sri Lankan holidays. The beach. The island nation is surrounded by the beautiful...
Please watch this video. It might change your outlook on life. I have no words to discribed Mr. Nick Vujicic. He has no hands! No Legs! But still wears a smile on his face. How many think we have to be thankful for to God compared to him! I pray from Allah to give hidayath to Mr. Nick Vujicic.
Last week about 6 pm I stepped out of my boarding room to go for Mahrib evening prayers. Just then I looked at the sky and saw a full rainbow right over Dehiwala town.  The sun was just about to set in the western sky and it was a bit cloudy but there was bit of sunshine too. I immediately took out my phone and took as much photos of the rainbow as I could at that time. I'm posting...
If you are using the latest version of Wordpress blogging software like I use here on Aksam Sri Lanka, you will agree with me that however great wordpress software and features are the current default method in wordpress to insert images is very tedious and time consuming. Wordpress is much better and simpler than other content management systems like Blogger or Joomla, but I think wordpress developers can make the image upload feature a whole lot simpler than the current...
Today I changed the template of my blog on blogger blogspot back to my old template design. That was because the new magazine look and feel templates I tried out last during the last 2 months though improved blog navigation and gave it a more conventional look or magazine website look and feel they weren't increasing the traffic of the website and were making the website slower. On top my traffic actually decreased in this period so I reverted back...