Woodworking Your Home Furnishings

Although most people furnish their homes with store-bought furnishings for the sake of time or convenience, woodworking is a great way make furnishings for your home. Not only is it typically less costly than buying furnishings, but there are also the added elements of customizing the items to specific preferences, having a handmade heirloom to…

ZCA Stack Review

"Here we have the world shaking development in weight loss industry", haha, nice tag line there. "The best pill of the decade!" OK guys, calm down. ZCA is supposed to replace ECA Stack, and it has ingredients that will determine the validity of such claims. The ingredients include: Serving Size: 1 Servings per container: 60…

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Review

The Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc is the latest Android handset to be released by Sony Ericsson. In this review we will be taking a closer look at the handset and seeing how it stacks up against other high end smartphones on the market. Many people sought after the latest and great mobile phone like it…

Lamenting Poetic Moods [six Poems]

Advance: in Mr. Siluk's poetry one finds symbolist values, sensuous impressions; verbal magic and even childish jingles; at times the popular 8-syllable verse (ballad metre). Free verse, with lamenting poetic moods, even satire (poems inside-out). Here are a few more of his recently written poems. Rosa PeƱaloza. Lamenting Poetic Moods (Six Poems) By Dennis Siluk…

Painting Cast Iron Radiators

So you have sourced some wonderful reclaimed cast iron radiators, or you want to refurbish your Victorian period radiators, but what is the best way of bringing them back to their former glory? Below are a few tips to achieving a stunning yet hard-wearing painted finish on cast iron radiators. 1. DON’T power coat! Some…

Defeat Diabetes

Four warning signs you should not ignore Full blown diabetes is easy to spot: frequent, uncontrollable urges to urinate, virtually unquenchable thirst, numbness in your hands and feet. Symptoms leading up to the full blown disease are easier to ignore. But ignorance is not bliss. Here are the top silent alarms. You feel sleepy right…

Blobitecture – Blob Architecture

Blobitecture, also called “blob architecture” or “blobism”, refers to modern buildings with an amorphous, blob-like shape. “Blobitecture” is a term actually coined by New York Times Magazine writer William Safire, who used it to sardonically describe the sudden rise of amoeba-like buildings. Contrary to his intention, architects happily adopted “blobitecture” to describe a new and…

Common Types Of Scaffolding And Their Uses

For many decades now, construction workers continue to find support from different types of scaffolding. These are tried and tested tools which aid them in accomplishing work above the ground. Workers love them as they are stable. In fact, one version of it with wheels and rollers allow flexibility for workers. Workers can just glide…

Ancient Mycenaean Art

Mycenaean Greece refers to the period in ancient Greece approximately spanning the years 1600-1100 BCE, and represents the first advanced civilization in mainland Greece. Many centers of importance arose during this period, the most prominent of which was Mycenae, in Argolid, after which the culture of this time was named. The Mycenaeans made a great…

Green Picnic Table Options

If you are in the market for a picnic table, times have evolved past the day of the classic wooden picnic tables. Americans have become more concerned with the condition of our planet, and more people are "going green." A result of this trend is a rise in the popularity of recycled plastic picnic tables.…

How To Play Piano Without Sheet Music

Looking for tips on how to memorize music? Playing without sheet music is possible. Here are my own challenges and triumphs. A group of us musicians were asked to play for an outdoor event at an amphitheater right by the ocean. The morning began with a huge downpour and we were frantically drying wet music…