Spaying Or Neutering Your Maine Coon Cat

In many cases, when you purchase a Maine Coon kitten from a breeder or a shelter, you will be required to sign an agreement. That agreement may cover a great deal of territory, but one area is almost always covered – spaying and neutering. The breeder or shelter may require that you have the cat…

Did You Bring a Shovel?

Did you ever get in a situation that seemed impossible? In such a predicament that you have no idea which thing to do first? Kind of like Lucy in the chocolate factory when the assembly line is moving too fast. Me too. About 20 years ago, I was in an interesting situation. My sister Clare…

Not All Slow Cookers are Crock Pots

My family has lived in the same house for the last 25 years. Styles have changed, the furniture rearranged (not my husband’s favorite mode of recreation), walls have gone through the colors of the spectrum – you get the idea. But, there is one thing that has not differed by even a fraction of an…

Curved Deck Railing

The use of a curved deck railing is very important on every deck. It is an art piece used to enhance the curve appeal of your deck, in case you are planning to build a curved one. Without it, your curved deck will not be as good looking as you would want it to appear.…

Deck Design

There are standard construction principals as far as timber sizes and fixings. However decks offer great outdoor areas that are an extension of the living areas of the home. When designing your deck the first section to be considered is the purpose. What do I need or want from the deck? What will I use…

Which Stair Gate is the Best?

Our hearts leap with pride and joy as our little one learns to crawl for the first time. We sit and stare in wonderment as they take their first independent steps. Then if we are not prepared it can suddenly dawn on us that we have so little control over where they decide they want…

Change Your Mindset to Achieve Success

What separates the successful from the unsuccessful and the rich from the poor has less to do with their knowledge, skills or luck but rather their mindset. A mindset that is geared for success is characterized by a burning desire to succeed and in conquering fear. On the other hand, a mind that limits itself…

What Is Network Link Aggregation?

Sometimes it can be beneficial to aggregate links between layer 2 or layer 3 switches for the purpose of creating more bandwidth, and at the same time even to provide resilience by having multiple physical links. Link Aggregation is a method of combining multiple physical network links into a single logical link, thereby increasing the…