Heraldry Color Meanings
Understanding the meaning of the colors used in Heraldry is important to determine your surname country of origin and…
Festival Of Lights - East Peoria Illinois
The City of East Peoria is located in Central Illinois on the east side of the Illinois River. It's original settlers…
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.…
Tim Burtons Top 3 Movie Fancy Dress Costumes
Been a huge fan of Tim Burton, his countless movies, his weird crazy excellent poetry book “The Melancholy Death…
How to Choose A Toy?
Toy appropriate for the age of the child The first toy youngest children are the colorful rattles, colorful attached…
Top 5 Cute Halloween Costumes For Girls
There are certain themes we associate with little girls when it comes to Halloween costumes such as Fairies, Princess,…
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Rid Pests Organically | Organic Pest Control
The first thing gardeners and home owners turn to when it comes to pests is a spray. The problem with killing bugs is that you can't target which bugs to kill or deter with sprays. Many of the bugs you are killing could be helping ward off other infestations. If…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Jul 20, 2011  
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How to Introduce A Bottle to Your Breastfed Baby
I have received many mails from first time moms about getting their babies to take the bottle as well while they are exclusively breastfeeding. After a few months of exclusively breastfeeding, you do need some time to yourself. Expressed milk in a bottle is a good way to get some…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Stretching And Mounting Cross Stitch
Stretching and mounting your completed work is an important part of the finishing process. It is a vital elements because the most wonderful piece of work can be totally ruined if it is puckered or creased. It is always worth going to the trouble of finishing your work properly by…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Jan 28, 2014  
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Track Your Child
Children are joys to have in your life. They are always up and going and seeking out new adventures. Their imaginations run wild and their dreams are endless. Although they can instill such happiness inside us they can also encase us with anxiety, worries, and apprehension when it comes to…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parenting   May 04, 2011  
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3 Stink Bug Pest Control Tips
Many people reporting to have a stink bug infestation claim the numbers to be mind boggling. It seems when these critters get out of control they simply take over an area. This can be devastating if the area happens to be your front porch. While the stink bug is relatively…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Jul 11, 2011  
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Premature Ovarian Failure And Ivf
The term Premature Ovarian Failure refers to the condition where women under the age of 40 experience lowered ovarian function.  The symptoms of "POF" include a sporadic menstrual cycle, with women experiencing this condition exhibiting high FSH levels and lowered estrogen levels.  In addition, many women begin to experience classic…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Mar 09, 2011  
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Cross Stitch Thread
There is a large range of cross stitch threads available today. Choosing the right colour and type of thread can greatly enhance any cross stitch design. Cross stitch thread or floss is made up of six strands altogether. Anchor and DMC are two of the most commonly available, popular and…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Supplies   Jan 29, 2014  
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Cyber-bullying, Cyber-stalking, Cyber-harassment and Pornography
Discussion on the dangers of internet usage and the threat of cyber-bullying, cyber-stalking and harassment of children.
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parenting   Feb 01, 2011  
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Get Pregnant In Natural Way
Many of us ask questions which age is right to get pregnant. Some claim that it is good when a couple is well-educated and has a job because they may earn a living. Others say that the age is not important if two people love each other. However, nowadays women…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 29, 2011  
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Going Home With Your Precious Premature Baby
When all the hard and trying times are over. When the distance between the two of you come to an end and overcoming the breastfeeding difficulties. After you have come over the shock of your tiny baby, and when you have stopped experiencing the emotional rollercoaster. When you have done…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Just What is A Diaper Cake?
So you are planning your first baby shower and in doing your research on just what that entails, you have heard about a "diaper cake". Well, you would not believe the looks people give upon hearing "diaper cake". No, it is not for eating! A diaper cake is literally layers…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Baby Showers   Mar 01, 2011  
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Celebrate Your Pregnancy – Make Some Memories
This is a special magical time in your life. And it is a once in a lifetime experience that you cannot live through ever again. Why not think about doing something to memorise these nine months, something a little interesting, something clever, something quirky and always something fun to commemorate…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Top 5 Couples Halloween And Fancy Dress Costumes
Dressing up for a fancy dress party as a couple can be so much fun and with the amount of amazing costumes available online these days, finding the right theme should be pretty easy. Whether you are just friends, going out together, married, or a group of friends, choosing the…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parties   Feb 21, 2013  
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10 Things to Do Before You Fall Pregnant
When you are ready to take the big dive into the crazy world of motherhood, there might be a few things you and future dad will want to get sorted out first in order to make sure you will have a safe, healthy enjoyable pregnancy and birth. Go and get…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Cross Stitch Embellishments
There are many exciting embellishments you can use to enhance cross stitch designs. You can use brilliant beads to add sparkle to your work, make buttons a focal point of designs and incorporate different stitches, such as bullion stitches and French knots, to produce interesting textures. Embellishing cross stitch with…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Supplies   Jan 29, 2014  
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Why is Bedtime so Difficult And What Do We Do About It?
It is 8:30 in your house and your a cringing at the expectation that bedtime is coming. Bedtime in all its glory. Screaming fit. Bouts of uncontrollable laughter when you want to be authority. Wrestling matches when you are trying to clothe your toddler in pajamas. Endless trips back and…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Babies Toddler   May 29, 2011  
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Bonsai, How to Create One
Growing bonsai is not as difficult as some may think. You can grow from a seed which can require some effort on your part to stratify the seeds (refridgerate them for a month) and or score them to cause germination. Other than that, just water and be patient. An easier…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Jun 22, 2011  
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Top 5 Justice League Superhero Costumes For Kids
The Green Lantern Movie this year staring Ryan Reynolds as Hal Jordan may have been just a watchable ok movie but it has generated a huge interest in The Justice League comics again as well as the costumes available for all the superhero characters for both adults and kids. This…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parties   Jul 18, 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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Aida And Evenweave
When I first started cross stitching over 30 years ago, the choice of fabric was pretty simple - cream 14-count Aida or linen, bleached or unbleached. How things have changed! There is so much choice available now in embroidery fabric, both in thread count and colour, although the two main…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Supplies   Jan 29, 2014  
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Fathers Day
A father plays a key role in the life of his family and society. He is the head, leader, and priest of his household and has the God-given responsibility to faithfully love his wife and train and discipline his children in the fear of the Lord. He has to be…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Holidays   May 25, 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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A Strong Family
These days one hears the bitter cry of infidelity of spouses in high and powerful places, as well as, in humble families. How much pain, hurt, untold damages, lost of confidence, fear, separation, divorce and destruction that this causes to the family and mostly children, cannot be measured. One cannot…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parenting   May 22, 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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Things to Consider Before Hiring A Full Time Nanny
Nowadays, recruiting a full time nanny is really popular particularly in homes where both parents are working. Obviously, there are positive and negative sides to recruiting full-time nanny. On the good side, this enables you to give devoted care to your kids rather than the normal situation in the day…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parenting   Jun 06, 2011  
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Pregnancy And Medical Conditions Part 2 – Depression
There are many ways to deal and manage with a chronic medical condition together with being pregnant. It may seem like a careful balancing act for you with all the special diets, the exercise, your medical monitoring and all your medications. You have a lot going on in your life,…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Apr 01, 2016  
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Top 5 Cute Halloween Costumes For Girls
There are certain themes we associate with little girls when it comes to Halloween costumes such as Fairies, Princess, Fairy-Tale Characters and for good reason, most are just stunning and very cute and in reality, most little girls love dressing up in these gorgeous costumes. As you can see around…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Parties   Feb 21, 2013  
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Teach Your Toddler Chores, And Then Sit Back And Watch Them Do Them!
This is by far my favorite article to write as I am enjoying the entertainment of my toddler sweeping the kitchen. I am going to give you some advice on teaching your child to do chores. The kicker is that, to your toddler, it is all fun and games. (Maggie…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Babies Toddler   Jun 01, 2011  
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How to Improve Your Fertility Naturally
With all the medical advances in recent years more couples are able to be helped to conceive or treat infertility with a range of interventions. The Medical treatments for infertility and for diagnosing reproductive problems are invasive, expensive and time consuming. Many people face a barrage of blood tests, shots,…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Jun 08, 2011  
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Ways to Get Pregant
Are you tired of searching google every single day trying to find the best tips to get pregnant? Oh, I absolutely know the feeling. Been there, done that. I know that it could sometimes be too overwhelming to remember and put into actions all those tips, advices and ways to…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Sep 22, 2011  
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