Preparing the Soil Before Planting A Vegetable
The key to good a good harvest is to prepare the soil before planting vegetable gardens. It is a rather straight forward…
Soothing Sounds For Baby
You've spent most of your sleeping hours awake with a crying or fussy newborn baby since you got home from the hospital.…
What's A Rain Barrel Diverter And Do I Need One?
Rain barrels are a handy way to save plant-loving rain water for gardens and planters and a smart way to conserve water.…
How to Cut Glass: A Few Tricks Of the Trade
Most people think it’s difficult to cut glass when, in fact, it is very easy. With a few tools and a little know…
The Greatest Skill Needed to Have A Happy Marriage
My premise has always derived from the Word of God for some unknown reason. Perhaps it is because the Word is where…
Festival Of Lights - East Peoria Illinois
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Kids Easter Costumes-the Top 3 Stunning Costumes Available
What are the top 3 Easter costumes for a child been purchased online and what makes them so cute? Wonderful Easter is just a couple of weeks away and for many families it is a time for relaxing and gathering with a whole long weekend of spending some valuable time…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parties   Apr 07, 2011  
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Organic Ant Control for Your Vegetable Garden
Ants can be a nasty pest to have in your vegetable garden. This article outlines how you can use organic ant control in your vegetable garden. A good organic garden should rarely need pest control. Balanced gardens have checks in place to prevent an infestation from occurring. Nature, weather, and…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Jul 10, 2011  
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Precious Premature Babies
It is sad, heartbreaking, but also a blessing in more ways that you may know. Here are a few things you can expect with your preterm baby, and I will also show you what makes your little treasure so special. When your baby is unexpectedly early, it can be quite…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Cross Stitch Needles
One of the essential pieces of equipment that should be in a cross stitcher's tool kit is the correct needle. Tapestry needles are ideal for cross stitch. Tapestry needles are excellent for cross stitching because they can be passed easily and smoothly through the holes in the cloth, without going…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Supplies   Jan 29, 2014  
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Raising Them Up!
How does inflicting pain upon a child intentionally, help the child? I do understand the fundamentals of spanking. I got my share as a child of ten and gave my children their share also. The thought of inflicting pain never occurred to me, either in the receiving mode or the…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parenting   Aug 19, 2011  
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Ivf Success Tips
If you are considering, or about to undergo IVF, then you are making a large investment on many levels. It is financially very expensive, but that it not the end of it. In emotional terms, it requires a great commitment and of course it can take up months or even…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Mar 17, 2011  
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Neck Pain During Pregnancy
For some pregnant women neck pain can become a constant companion. There are about eighty percent of pregnant women that complain of neck pain. But how is this possible, when all the hard work of being pregnant is done by your uterus? First of all, your body is completely different…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Framing Cross Stitch
The way in which a cross stitch design is framed can greatly affect the end result and appearance. Mounting framing by a professional can be expensive, particularly if you want something that is a little different. When choosing a frame for a particular project, select the largest moulding you can…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Jan 29, 2014  
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Pregnancy And Medical Conditions Part 5 – Epilepsy
First of all let’s explain epilepsy. This is a brain disorder that causes you to have repeated seizures, or convulsions. These seizures or convulsions are episodes of disturbed brain activity. This causes changes in your behavior. There are almost one in one hundred pregnancies complicated by epilepsy, but the good…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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How to Dress Up Your Cups And Other Crockery
Why not make your regular coffee more enjoyable than ever by adding easy, yet personal effects to your favourite cups. Rather than attending expensive learn to paint crockery classes to decorate your mugs and even other crockery, try using paints and permanent markers that you already have at home. Finish…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Jan 29, 2014  
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Omega Goodnes Baby Brain Booster
Omega 3 and Omega 6 are known as brain food, these are incredible minerals that give you and your baby an incredible boost during pregnancy. Some of us know this, but some of us don’t know that Omega 3 and Omega 6 provides your growing baby with energy and everything…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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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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What Do You Believe?
For as long as I can remember I’ve believed in God. Sure, there have been times in my life that I have questioned his existence, but I’ve always had this deep down gut feeling that he is there, somewhere. I don’t know how faith works, but it does. I don’t…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Death Dying   Aug 16, 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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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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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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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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All About Cordless String Trimmers
How good are cordless electric string trimmers really? Many people are attracted to the cordless string models because they are light weight and easy to handle because their motor isn't as powerful as a gas weed cutter. Before you buy a cordless electric string trimmer make sure you are buying…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Sep 19, 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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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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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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A Napa Limo Story With A Broken Heart
I was driving one day in the town of Napa trying to find a place to access a computer and check my email. I was working on a wine tour and I had a stretch limousine, so finding a good place to park near the Kinko's Fed Ex was another…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Fatherhood   Sep 30, 2011  
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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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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 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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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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Do You Want A Home Birth? Is it Possible?
Are you one of the many women who want to deliver your baby in the comfort and privacy of your own home? Is it possible or is it not? I will give you everything you need to know in able to welcome your new baby home safely at home. A…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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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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