In order to keep code clean and well organized using MVC, I have created
a model which doesn't inherit from ActiveRecord as it doesn't use the
What I would like to do is use ActiveRecord validation such as
validates_presence_of and validates_format_of on the attributes of my
model without saving them. Actually if the object passes validation,
then it should be sent by email.
In my Rails model I tried to load the validations with: