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Organic Gardening Feels Good
in Family, Health, Know-How, Lawn And Garden, Lifestyle, Nutrition

Organic gardening is the exact same as regular gardening except that no synthetic fertilizers or pesticides are used. This can make certain aspects difficult, such as controlling disease, insects, and weeds. Organic gardening also requires more attention to the soil and the many needs of plants. Organic gardening starts with the soil. Gardeners must add Read More...

in Family, Know-How

Image by Vincent Montibus via Flickr Is it true that you will guy a Maytag washing machine just because that is what your mother had? That might be true but if it is, there are good reasons besides nostalgia that makes you trust a washing machine your parents used. If that machine was reliable for Read More...

Prepare A Good Resume For A Successful Interview
in Jobs & Resumes, Know-How

Writing a resume is a difficult task regardless of your level of experience with the process. While the content of your resume is critical to its effectiveness, the layout and the format you utilize are equally as important. To get started, you should research various resume styles and find out which best stouts your field Read More...

in Know-How, Lifestyle

New York City; a place that is so clogged with traffic gridlock, that almost anything, even a Segway would be preferable to a street-hogging car (or a limo). Half a world away in Shanghai, China, hip 50-year-old corporate-types, sick of their three-hour commutes in second gear, hop on to something that's even better than a Read More...

in Exercise, Health, Know-How

You have been training on a good exercise program regularly at your local gym for a couple of months now. At the beginning, you may have lost some weight, gain some muscle tone, strength and feeling wonderful after every exercise session, but you do not experience those wonderful moments anymore. Your results are now dismal Read More...

in Know-How

For all of the completely necessary and appropriate changes in gender rights over the past century, there remain some differences between men and women. In this case, we are truly using the word "different" to mean "not completely alike" not, "one is better than the other". "Better" is a word that is completely meaningless out Read More...

Cooking Tips For Newbies
in Food, Know-How

Cooking is an art, enjoyed by both men and women. When you're just beginning to learn to cook, the kitchen may be a mystery of sorts. We've all heard the joke, "I can barely boil water! How am I supposed to make a real meal?" Even experienced cooks have problems with such tasks as making Read More...

in Family, Know-How

This truly is the age of technology and knowledge. Virtually anything you can imagine and wish to know is right at your fingertips. It's all about cyberspace and what it can do for you. There's really no reason you shouldn't be taking full advantage of the Internets cool and exciting perks. One aspect of the Read More...

in Health, Health Conditions, Know-How

What is melanoma? Melanoma is a kind of skin cancer. It is not as common as other types of skin cancer, but it is the most serious. Melanoma can affect your skin only, or it may spread to your organs and bones. They can be found anywhere on your body. Luckily, it can be cured Read More...

Christmas Tree Trimmed With Lights
in Holidays, Know-How

Before you select the perfect Christmas tree, consider a little planning to make room for your special guest. Choose the best area in your room for the tree, which would include a spot that is close to an electrical outlet. When you plug in your lights, you won’t want a cord running along your floor Read More...

Stonehenge and Astronomy
in Know-How

Most everyone has heard of Stonehenge, the stone circle in England that has been portrayed as an astronomers' tool, a grave yard, a druidic sacrificial altar, and even in some movies and television programs as a portal to other dimensions and other worlds. But although famous, Stonehenge isn't unique. There are other such stone circles Read More...

in Know-How

In the past few years, marriage statistics have painted a gloomy picture for the supporters of traditional marriage. With the surge of divorces that have occurred over the past few generations, many young adults are refusing to wed in fears of suffering through a divorce, or forcing their children (if they have them) to go Read More...

Picking The Right Lottery Numbers
in Know-How

I stop by a local convenience store on a fairly regular basis to get coffee, and one thing that always intrigues me is the number of people gathered together to buy lottery tickets, trying to figure out which are the best numbers to choose. Picking lottery numbers should not be difficult, because if you really Read More...

in Holidays, Know-How

A guitar amplifier is a piece of equipment that an electric guitar is plugged into. The purpose of this is to amply the sound from what it originally is. At the same time though you need for it to sound just the same without any additional vibrations or distortions. This means you will need to Read More...

in Health, Know-How, Personal Care

Do you have the power? I'm talking about the power to knock others dead with a single word. If you do, you might want to grab a Tic-Tac. There's plain and simply nothing cool about "death breath" (Nasty!). So for all you Halitosis victims out there, we need to talk. After all, this could be Read More...