What's a Moon Garden?
The secret is getting out: moon gardens are slowly becoming a big hit with gardeners. You may wonder - what's a moon…
Your Children Are Not A Possession
Kahlil Gibran teaches us very wisely that children are life’s longing for itself. They are not a possession to be…
How to Choose A Toy?
Toy appropriate for the age of the child The first toy youngest children are the colorful rattles, colorful attached…
Super Foods for A Healthy Pregnancy Diet And
You are the most important person in your baby’s life. And nature has also given you the advantage, honor and power…
Knitting With Sweaty Hands
Most hand knitters experience sweaty hands or palms at some time, while knitting a project. It does not happen all…
Cross Stitch Back Stitch
During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, cross stitch samplers were worked by school children as a classroom…
Home and Family Articles (2710)
Discipline - What is it Really?
One of the most contested areas of parenting is the subject of how to discipline our children. We can receive advice on this subject from everyone from child psychology "experts" to Great-Aunt Emma (who didn't actually have any children of her own, but still considers herself an expert). Experts and…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parenting   Feb 26, 2011  
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Container Gardening Vegetables
Container gardening vegetables is an excellent choice for the home gardener who doesn't have large single area to grow in. Just about any vegetable will grow well in a pot. You can use any kind of container as long as it is the right size for the plant inside it.…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   May 08, 2011  
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Worlds Strongest Man
The very first day I met this man was the day that I was born, though I didn’t know him or his abilities at the time. I soon found these out later on in my life. Everything was a normal way of life, till I was about 13 years old.…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Fatherhood   Aug 02, 2011  
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A Small Metal Detector: One Way to Protect Your Child From Summer Learning Loss
A small metal detector may be your answer to help protect your child from summer learning loss. During the summer months, children need to stay engaged in educational activities. As a teacher, I have first-hand experience with summer learning loss. On average, it is a fact that teachers have to…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Jun 23, 2011  
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Duct Tape Projects Have Evolved
Duct tape has long been used for everyday mending and repairing of common household items and other items. These repairs range from taping boxes closed and sealing packages to fixing automobile and boat seats and everything in between. Nearly every home has a partially used roll of this wonderful gray…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   May 16, 2011  
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Anemia During Pregnancy? Are You Weak And Tired?
We all know it, you are pregnant. But you are also always tired, looking pale, have no concentrations and you are listless and always irritable. Chances are you probably are anemic. This only means that you probably do not have enough red or oxygen carrying cells in your blood. Generally…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Homeopathic Teething Remedies for Babies
Getting new teeth is painful! It can be hard to know how to help your teething baby. My daughter was an absolute wreck when she was teething! As we both began to lose more and more sleep, I started to wonder where my sweet little girl had gone. With a…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Babies Toddler   Jul 05, 2011  
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Top 5 Unusual Halloween Costumes For Kids
When it comes to choosing a costume for a child or the child choosing for themselves for Halloween or any fancy dress party we are really spoiled for choice with the amount of amazing sometimes crazy costumes we can buy in our shops or online. With so much to choose…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parties   Feb 21, 2013  
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Cope With Labor – Breathe In… Breathe Out…
I am writing this today because this is something I really needed to do when I was in labor. I did not know all about the breathing to cope with labor, it is really simple and powerful. Apparently this is one of the most profound ways to manage your labor.…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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How to Grow Cucumbers Indoors
Cucumbers are one of those vegetables that just scream fresh, and you can't get any fresher than growing them yourself. Coincidentally, cucumbers are easy to grow indoors. Cucumbers are also beautiful plants when cared for properly. If you don't know how to grow cucumbers indoors look no further. I am…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   May 09, 2011  
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Cross Stitch Equipment
When organising the equipment you need for counted, as well as stamped, cross stitch, there are a number of essential items that are required. Buy the best quality you can afford, treat your investment with care and it should last for many years. Tapestry Needles Use a blunt tapestry needle…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Supplies   Jan 28, 2014  
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Top 5 Unusual Sexy Halloween And Fancy Dress Costumes For Adults
There are so many Sexy costumes to choose from that at times it seems you can see the exact same costume everywhere. So for this reason I have sellected some different and unusual sexy themed costumes to give you a different and more exciting range to choose from. Continuing on…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parties   Feb 21, 2013  
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More Than Moring Sickness – Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Two of the least appreciated symptoms of many pregnancies are nausea and vomiting, aka morning sickness. About seventy percent of pregnant woman suffer from morning sickness, with nausea and vomiting. But for about two percent of these, morning sickness can turn into something horrible, something much worse than your normal…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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What You Need to Know About Growing Asters
The Aster is one of the best flowers to grow for late summer and fall blooms. Asters come in blue, purple, red, pink, and white each with a yellow center. The name Aster comes from the ancient Greek word for “star.” There are numerous varieties of Aster, from Dwarfs that…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Feb 01, 2011  
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Home Made Laundry Detergent
So we have all this hype about the home made laundry detergent but let's look at some facts! I want to discuss the reasons why anyone would want to do this and then shed some light on a very important concept. So buckle your seat belts while we bring a…
By:  in  Home and Family   Jun 28, 2011  
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Top 5 Unusual Halloween Costumes For Adults
When it comes to choosing a Halloween or fancy dress costume most of the time we all think about the same themes and the usual costumes whether it will be a ghost, soldier, cowboy and so on so it is great when you can come along with a unique and…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parties   Feb 21, 2013  
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Wearing High Heels In Pregnancy
Many women when they become pregnant wonder whether it is still safe to wear high heels. They don’t want to cause any harm to their baby or themselves, but many also don’t want to sacrifice their normal choice of foot wear. So can you wear high heels when you’re pregnant?…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Mar 22, 2011  
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What to Eat During Pregnancy
Okay, you’re pregnant! Congratulations! Hmmm. What to eat? How much can I eat? How much should I eat? Am I eating for two? What are the good foods for my baby? All right, for the bad news: you are not technically eating for two—meaning, you don’t get to eat two…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Mar 02, 2011  
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Tips for Brushing Babys Teeth! How to Keep Your Babys Teeth Healthy!
Healthy Teeth make for a great smile! The key to healthy teeth is having a good routine in place for brushing your baby’s new teeth. How do you come up with a good routine? Keep it simple and make it fun! Keeping your baby’s teeth and mouth healthy starts right…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Babies Toddler   Jul 26, 2011  
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Camping Successfully With Your Toddler
To take the toddler camping, or not. That is the question. Some of you may be telling yourselves, "Ah, I can do it! I'm a super parent!" That may be true. But for those of us that aren't (including me), here's a few tips that may help you out on…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Babies Toddler   May 30, 2011  
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Find Immigration Records: How to Find Them and The Reasons Why You Need to
There are several reasons why you might need to find immigration records for yourself or for those that you are considering hiring. We all remember the scandals in the recent past when immigrants were hired by high ranking officials in domestic positions. To protect yourself or to prove you are…
By:  in  Home and Family   Dec 10, 2010  
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When To Grow Tomatoes
Knowing when to grow tomatoes is a key factor to your tomato gardening experience. Choosing the right time to grow tomatoes is essential to the yield of tomato plants and to when you will be able to harvest your tomatoes. If, you plant your tomatoes too early you could risk…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Jun 19, 2011  
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Enjoy Your Beautiful Pregnant Body
Although your pregnant changing body may be difficult to adjust to, there are a few nice ways you can enjoy every moment. Especially if you are a new first time mom, your growing blooming tummy can be terrifying and you may feel oversized and ugly. You might also be afraid…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Easter Little Bo Peep And Sheep Fun Costumes
Spring is just really kicking in and Easter is just a few weeks away and is a valuable time for families spending time together, having fun with games or just a family meal. It is a major celebration world wide and with a lot of people taking long breaks, schools…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parties   Apr 07, 2011  
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Framing A Cross Stitch
You could frame your completed cross stitch yourself, perhaps with an old, attractive fram you already have, but as the frame is so important to the finished appearance of your work, it does require skill and experience to choose one. Only professional framers have the range of products and the…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Jan 29, 2014  
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Foods to Eat During Ivf
A bad diet can wreak havoc with your fertility and what you consume is so important that it can make the difference between a successful pregnancy or not, whether via the medium of IVF or conventional methods.  If you are about to undergo IVF treatment then you will want to…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Mar 15, 2011  
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Cross Stitch Back Stitch
During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, cross stitch samplers were worked by school children as a classroom exercise. They provided a method of teaching the skills of needlework and also literacy, as alphabets were generally included in the design. Some of the other traditional motifs commonly worked were houses, trees,…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Jan 29, 2014  
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Maternity Wear - Wear it Well
As a first time pregnant mom, I decided to brave the shops to buy my first maternity outfit, what an experience. Let me tell you my story of buying maternity wear. First of all, doing shopping for clothes is not my idea of having a good time. Under normal circumstances…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Getting Organized at Home (or How I Manage to Keep My Wits About Me)
When my husband and I got engaged some 40 years ago, we agreed we wanted to have a large family. And so we did. We ended up having 11 children of our own over a twenty-year period, and we are now raising three of our grandchildren. With so many people…
By:  in  Home and Family   Mar 17, 2011  
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Beginners Guide to Rc Aircraft
Ever wanted to dive in the world of RC Airplanes? Well now is the perfect time to embark on one of the most popular hobbies in the World. In recent years the industry has really changed up the game so to speak by designing more forgiving type models of rc…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Mar 21, 2011  
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Just as your body provided the nutrients your baby needed to grow during your pregnancy, your milk…

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