After Dinner Smoke - the Cigar
Tobacco was introduced in Europe by Christopher Columbus after he returned from the New World. Cigar originated from…
Online Predators are Real: Your Child Could be
Alicia Kozakiewicz was a thirteen-year old girl who was lured away from home by an online predator. She willingly got…
Killing Self to Live - 4
I have mention in my last 3 articles certain terms which I would like to elaborate on for a minute. I am here to make…
Omega 3 Fatty Acids
The best source of Omega 3 fatty acids are salmon, tuna, sardines, anchovies and herring. These are all examples of…
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When I got pregnant I have to tell you I was scared and not at all ready for it. I knew nothing about babies or how…
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Growing tomatoes from seed is easy with the right conditions. Once you find out step by step how to grow tomatoes from…
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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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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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Cake Decorating Tools - 12 Pc Pattern Press Set
One can never have too many useful cake decorating tools. Each one has its own unique purpose. A wide range of tools is essential in creating your masterpiece. Decorating your own special occasion cake can give you a great sense of accomplishment and can save you money, too. You can…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Aug 22, 2011  
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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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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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Working With Different And Unusual Cross Stitch Fabrics
There are a variety of different and unusual materials that you can use for your cross stitch projects. These include plastic canvas, perforated paper, waste canvas and silk gauze. Working with Plastic Canvas Plastic canvas opens up the possibility of working three dimensional projects in cross stitch. A relatively recent…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Supplies   Jan 29, 2014  
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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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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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Pregnancy And Medical Conditions Part 1 – Right Start
You can manage a chronic medical condition together with being pregnant. It is a careful balancing act, with special diets, lots of exercise, monitoring and medications. With all this going on in your life, and you add pregnancy to this, it becomes a lot more complicated. However, you can enjoy…
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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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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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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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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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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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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Needle Felting With Wool Roving -- An Easy and Fun Way to Be Creative
Needle felting is a new and exciting craft that is quickly growing in popularity. Using wool roving, special barbed felting needles and a piece of foam, one can create all kinds of items. It is easy, fun, and satisfies the creative need in the crafter. It's a great craft to…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Hobbies   Jan 24, 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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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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Cross Stitch Hoops And Frames
If you decide to use an embroidery hoop for your cross stitch project, always use one that is big enough to hold the complete design comfortably. This will ensure that the hoop never needs to be placed over any stitching and will therefore avoid spoiling the completed work with pulled…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Crafts Supplies   Jan 28, 2014  
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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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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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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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What Makes A Good Organic Bug Killer?
If you are thinking about using an organic bug killer in your home or garden you might want to think again. Bug killers of any sort regardless of if they are organic or not are harmful to the beneficial bugs in your home or garden. The problem with using these…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Jul 11, 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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Vegetable Gardening Layout Tips - 3 Important Things to Consider
While planting your own vegetable garden might seem like a great idea, most people really do not know where to start. Preparing your layout before you plant will make the job at hand much more pleasurable and assure that your plants grow and thrive - not to mention give you…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   May 08, 2012  
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Growing Tomatoes From Seed - 12 Easy Steps on How to Grow Tomatoes From Seeds
Growing tomatoes from seed is easy with the right conditions. Once you find out step by step how to grow tomatoes from seeds successfully you will more than likely never buy another started tomato plant again. To germinate and grow, tomato seeds, like any other seeds, require the basic growing…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Jun 01, 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 Process Step By Step
Any kind of fertility treatment can seem full of confusing procedures and many couples feel that they are being swept along on a tide over which they have little control.  As with many things, a deeper knowledge can mean less apprehension and understanding the IVF process step by step can…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Pregnancy   Mar 08, 2011  
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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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How to Grow Columbine
Aquilegia, also known as columbine, is an old-fashion favorite that looks great in the garden and makes decorative cut flowers. These hardy, herbaceous evergreen perennials are found in the wild throughout North America, Siberia and other northern temperate regions. The columbine is known for its beautiful, distinctively spurred flowers that…
By:  in  Home and Family  >  Gardening   Feb 22, 2011  
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