Creating a Home Library

Home libraries are important resources for both you and your children. The reference material can provide quick and easy look-up for questions that come up at the dinner table. Handy references also help during homework periods both because your children learn how to use the material and discover the answers they need for their homework…

The True Purpose of Self Development Or Arete

Personal Development dates back to the Greek philosopher Aristotle. In those days, Personal Development was a quest to reach "aête" which means, Personal Excellence. Arête, or personal excellence, was thought in order to attain Eudaimonia, commonly translated as "happiness." Times have changed but the common desire to attain happiness has not. And what was true…

Unique Family Photo Canvas Ideas

It's easy to create a unique work of art with a photo canvas. It's a way to create something that will last for decades and all you need is your imagination – and some digital photos, of course. There's no need to paint, draw or sculpt, but you can still create memories from your photos.…

Top Ramen Noodles and Rice

My kids were visiting my sister one summer and with dinner my sister served something my kids had never seen before. She made ramen noodles and rice mixed together. We have always eaten ramen noodles. We buy almost every flavor they make. We make them plain. We have cut up both chicken and beef and…

Plastic Surgery: Going Under the Knife

Plastic surgery is fast becoming acceptable to the society, even by those with conservative standards. While it has long been used for medical purposes only, nowadays, people have turned to the surgical knife to improve their appearance. Although this medical practice has been around for a while, not many people know that plastic surgery dates…

Bamboo Flooring for the 21st Century

Bamboo flooring has emerged as a new material for the commercial design market. Its unique look and earth friendly properties have made it popular for flooring and panels. Although bamboo has been used as a construction material for centuries, it has only recently emerged as an engineered flooring product. Here are some important facts you…

The Perfect Addition to the Home: BBQ Hut

Adding a BBQ hut to your home is one of the most thoughtful things you can do. You need to choose the correct style as well as construction so as to have something that will match with your lifestyle. You also need to select the highest quality materials. When you go for quality materials, then…

Blu-Ray Or Not

The industry has settled in with Blu-ray as the disk format for HDTV. Now the question that people are starting to ask is; is it time to switch to Blu-ray and get that new DVD player? Blu-ray is the new DVD format that stores movies almost exclusively in 1080p resolution. I am sure that we…

Maximize Your Drill Press

A drill press is adjustable in any shop, but there are many fixtures available commercially, or that can be shop built, that will improve production and accuracy. A cross feed table travels longitudinally and transversely on XY axes, and provides accuracy within a few thousandths of an inch, much like you would expect on a…