Month: June 2016

Pros and Cons of Hiring an Interior Designer

Do you watch HGTV? If so, you have seen many TV shows depicting homeowners and so called interior designers working magic in very short periods of time, with very small budgets. The reality of these TV shows is that very often the so called designers are actors with no formal interior design training. The depictions of what can be done with $1,000 and a day are not at all realistic. In the ‘... »

Why The Dentist In Finding Nemo Is Not a Villain

When watching the famous and family friendly film Finding Nemo, you may not have paid much attention to P. Sherman the dentist who provided his office as the fish tank home. This is a mistake, because without him and his office, the movie could have never played out in the way it did, and Nemo would have never found his way home. While traditionally considered a villain, P. Sherman is actually sho... »

How to Plant Tomato Plants Without Tilling Your Soil

It’s springtime and you, like many people, find yourself wanting to raise some homegrown tomatoes at home. There are two primary ways to do this. One way is to plant your plants directly into the ground. Another way is to plant your tomato plants in any of various types of containers designed for that purpose. In this article, I will be looking specifically at the option of planting your pla... »

Top 5 Types of Activity Books For Young Children

Activity books are a great way to make reading fun. There are lots of different types of activity books available to suit different age groups. Here we have selected our top 5. 1.Texture Books Texture, also known as touch and feel books, are very popular with babies and very young children. These are books where part of the picture is made out of different fabrics and materials. Babies like the ta... »

Why Most People Don’t Really Want to Heal (Part 2)

The story so far… At a metaphysical lecture facilitated by Guy Williams, Guy made the comment that most people don’t really want to heal. What most people want, according to Guy, is to stop hurting. In Part 1, we met the ego, and discovered that the most effective way of letting go of our limiting and outmoded beliefs is to accept that there is no need to change these beliefs because t... »

The Causes and Consequences Of Earthquakes

Earthquakes are caused by sudden movement of rock along broken surfaces. Thousands of earthquakes occur in the world every year and a number of these are not even noticed by most people. Some earthquakes are slight while others are strong and have damaging impact on buildings and the lives of people. Earthquakes are the most unexpected natural disasters and when these happen people do not even get... »

Pros and Cons of the Baby Bottle Warmer

To some people, the use of the baby bottle warmer is the greatest appliances made for babies ever. With any type of electronic product, there are usually pros and cons associated with it. This article will examine the benefits and downside in using the baby bottle warmer to heat the baby’s food. There are many benefits that are associated in using the baby bottle warmer. The most important i... »

NuWave Oven – A Healthier Way To Cook

The NuWave Oven Pro does not use any oil or fat and allows you to cook poultry, meats, pork and most any other type of food. It really is an all-purpose oven that anyone can use to cook healthy, delicious meals. The NuWave Oven will cut your family’s fat intake by up to 200% allowing you to enjoy more delicious and healthier meals in a fraction of the time it takes to normally cook a meal. W... »

Curtain Fabric – Popular Materials Used For Curtains

Today many people are now choosing to make their own curtains or at least select curtain fabric and then have them tailored by a professional. The reasons behind this are complex but one of the major benefits is certainly that by selecting your own fabric you have the opportunity to create an individual window dressing that nobody else will have in their home. What follows are five popular materia... »

Comparison of Finishes Available For Natural Slate

Guaged Guaged refers to a process where the thickness of a series of tiles is evened out for the installation process. If stones have varying dimensions, they may set unevenly in an architectural application. The way to resolve such a problem is to use mechanical grinder to remove excess stone from each tile. Natural / Cleft When slate has a natural clefted finish it means that the surface of the ... »