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in Health, Know-How, Lifestyle, Wellness

At first glance, it would seem that positive thinking and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) have nothing to do with one another. But many of us with ADD develop negative thinking patterns because we become frustrated by our challenges and frequent feelings of being overwhelmed. This negative outlook then makes it even harder for us to Read More...

in Know-How, Personal Care, Prevention

Who would think that you would need to cure bad breath from a high protein diet? Not many people would associate a weight loss diet with bad breath although eating a high protein diet can cause bad breath in some people. For some people, it is important to find a cure for bad breath from Read More...

Remove Bad Odors
in Family, Know-How

There are many conditions that call for a quality odor removal product that actually works. It is very important to look into your options before putting any soap or other classic cleaning agent on the smelly surface. These cleaners can actually lock the odor into the surface, especially a porous one. Following are some options Read More...

in Family, Know-How

by dinesh_valke Plants around the home and office bring a sense of life to the place. They are also a good source of clean indoor air for stuffy rooms. Often time people choose the wrong plant and then wonder why they don't thrive or die off easily. Choosing a plant that fits not only your Read More...

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Getting rid of mold and mildew is quite a chore but it can be accomplished. Many of the chemicals to get the job done though can be harsh. You will be wise to make sure you have plenty of ventilation coming into the area. At the same time you should consider wearing a respirator. This Read More...

Household Mold
in Know-How

One of the most common indicators that you may have mold & mildew lurking at home or in your office is the smell. It is very musty and you likely won’t be able to ignore it. If you do the problem will continue to develop and it will be even harder to take care of Read More...

in Family, Food, Know-How

With changing weather patterns, natural disasters, power outages and other unforeseen circumstances, it's a smart move to think about an emergency food supply. Too often, we tend to put such an agenda on the back burner. “I ought to build a supply of food now, but ...”. Life intervenes, with far more pressing issues to Read More...

salmon recipies
in Know-How, Lifestyle

The sheer size and varying landscape of Alaska offers many different places to schedule your Alaskan Fishing Trip. You can try your luck fishing the high seas for Halibut, fly-in to a remote location for fly-fishing, or even just bait fish at a fishing hole outside of Anchorage. However, some areas cannot be compared to Read More...

in Family, Holidays, Know-How

The two most aclaimed advantages to bagless vacuum cleaners are lower operating costs and better performance. As far as the cost issues go, most vacuums must filter the exhausting air they use to carry the dirt into the collection area. If they didn't, the vacuum cleaner would simply spit the dirt right back out., as Read More...

The Benefits Of Tea Tree Oil Are Many
in Health, Know-How, Prevention

Australian natives used tea tree for antibiotic, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, insecticidal, and immune stimulant properties. The essential oil is steam distilled from its leaves and twigs to treat range of ailments like cold, sores, acne and even whooping cough. Combats skin infections, insect bites, and minor wounds and is a remedy for oral infections. The balsamic Read More...

Troubleshooting Your Washing Machine
in Know-How

"The washing machine is broken."  What dad doesn't hate to hear that news reported when he gets home from work? But, of course, what the person reporting this news means by "broken" could be subject to interpretation. So the first step you will want to take before you pick up the phone to call the Read More...

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Activated carbon filters are made of one of the most adsorbent materials known to man. Molecules stick to the outside of activated carbon, causing it to be extremely useful in filtering water, air, and many many other things. You will find activated carbon filters in air filters, drinking water filters, groundwater filtration, and a wide Read More...

in Family, Know-How, Prevention

Winter season is also flu season—the risk of viral infection is as high as ever, and now we have the H1N1 (swine flu) flu epidemic to worry about, on top of the regular flu strains of the season. H1N1 (swine flu) is now a global epidemic, raising alarm and calls for action. The flu, short Read More...

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This article is aimed at helping the beginner bass guitar player to learn the notes of the bass guitar. If you want to play bass guitar you will need to know the names of seven notes and their places on the bass guitar fretboard. Once you know where the notes are you will automatically know Read More...

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Public Records; you never know when you’re going to need information about somebody. If you have a stalker, a rude neighbor, or some other person that you need to pursue action against, you may need to gather information about them before you act. In the old days, that would often require a visit to a Read More...