Dating Profiles for Single Moms

Online dating offers chances for single parents to meet new people and search for a potentially meaningful relationship. It can be a bit strange to begin dating again after a divorce, especially finding the time to meet someone when you have a child or children. Online dating helps take care of many of the inconveniences associated with being a single parent. It offers all of the opportunities that you need – at a time that is convenient for you.

Don’t be afraid of telling everyone that you have a child. It is better to begin your communication with potential dates by putting everything out in the open, rather than to end up getting hurt further down the line if they react badly to having been lied to once you have become attached.

When filling out your online profile make sure that you put yourself in the right category. Do not settle for categories that imply you are looking for sex or a casual relationship or friendship. Make sure you clearly mark 'looking for a relationship' and do not check any other boxes. You do NOT want to leave your options open when looking for someone to help raise your kids as it would be a waste of time.

If you do not narrow down your prospects In other words, find information about everything from cyber-cheaters (men who talk dirty to someone else beside you on the web), women who pretend to be a lot thinner or younger than they are and men who lie about having a job or being married.

One of the worst things you can do is put up a photo that does not look like you. Make your primary photo one of you that is recent and make sure you look your best in it.

It is a terrible idea to put up pictures of your kids. You never know when you are dealing with a con-man, criminal or child-molester online. Wait until you know someone a little better before you send them picas of your kids. It is best to do that by email or in person after you have met.

Scanning Family Memories

Do you have a lot of old photos that you want to have online or in good enough shape to print and scan again? If so then ScanCafe is your answer. The best news about this scanning company is that you only have to pay for the ones that you like once they are scanned.

The process is very easy. All you do is place your order using an online order form at the ScanCafe website. However keep this in mind. You must have a printer for completing this first step in ordering because the process requires that you print out a shipping label and send it to the company.

Also you should be aware that you need to pay fifty percent up front to acquire this service. Once you have paid that via your credit card you pack the photos to be scanned by the Scancafe in a sturdy box and mail it. You do not even have to organize the photos. You can just throw them in the box. You then drop the box off at a local UPS location.

You might be wondering what kind of quality if scan you are going to get. The ScanCafe uses Epson 4490, Nikon 5000 ED and Nikon 9000 ED machines to scan the photos and each of the images are corrected and reviewed by professional technicians. Unless you request otherwise the photos are scanned at 3000 dpi for slides and negatives and at 600 dpi for paper photos.

You are notified when the job is done by email and then ScanCafe puts all of your photos up online so you can select the ones that you want to buy. However you are not allowed to delete more than 50% of your original order. After you have completed that step the images you have chosen are sent back on a DVD along with your originals. The shipment is sent through UPS and is trackable.

You will find the high resolution files on your DVD perfect for screening on a TV or computer, sharing on Facebook or printing for framing.

The other good news about ScanCafe is that they offer an affordable photo restoration service that can restore photos damaged by mold, pets, children, light, fire, water, alcohol and ripping. They can also improve a photo on request by whitening teeth, removing skin blemishes or even removing or adding a person!