Sunbutter Tassies

Question – what could be better than a gluten-free peanut butter cookie? Answer – a nut-free version that won’t affect people with nut allergies. And what could be better than that? A nut-free, gluten-free, dairy-free peanut butter cookie filled with either jelly or chocolate ganache, a tassie if you will. Eating a tassie is like…

Wooden Dowels – An Invisible Piece of History

What is a wood dowel you ask? It might look like a simple wooden peg, and to be quite honest – it is. But, like many other tools that appear to be altogether insignificant on the surface, dowel rods have undeniably changed history. Today, they are used to hold everything from boats to bookshelves together,…

Introduction to Stack Sizes

Stack sizes can play a very important role in poker games, not only in terms of purely deciding how much money you take home at the end of the day but in determining the plays you may make throughout the game. Yours and your opponents’ stacks are more than just a collection of funds; they…

Arc Fault Circuits – What Are They?

Every year, more than 300 individuals worldwide lose their lives due to fire hazards brought on by faulty electrical circuits. Statistics suggest that a majority of these fires are caused due to arc circuits, and can be easily avoided by installing arc fault circuit interrupters (AFCI) in the building. Keeping the safety of people in…

The Benefits of Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)

Are you looking for a way to reduce swelling after surgery, minimize scar tissue and assist with the healing process after a mastectomy? Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) is for you! The benefits of MLD have long been touted by medical professionals around the world, and it's time you discovered them for yourself. But understanding the…

6 Power Drill Safety Tips

A power drill is not a complicated device. But with all power tools, safety needs to be respected. Imagine having a drill bit snap and end up lodged in your eye. A simple pair of safety glasses would have prevented that and you would have kept your eye sight. So let's look at some drill…

How to Make a Simple A-Frame Picnic Table

Standard 6ft "A" Frame Picnic Table This basic table is tried and true and has been around for many years and as a piece of outdoor furniture it will enhance your patio .. It is very simple to construct and will last for years. It comes in many different designs. This one is made solely…

Learn To Live With Low Back Pain

If you have a lower back pain condition your primary objective should be to make your pain decrease. Your time is valuable and it's important not to waste it on dogma, attempting to get valuable information from other people ideas. And that is why I wrote this article to give factual information to those who…

Basic Qualifications of a General Contractor

Different types of contractors are available for various activities relating to home improvement such as general maintenance, home remodeling, upgrading, exterior work, etc. Besides these are the general contractors, who take up construction projects as a whole. Before you want to establish yourself as an independent professional or hire the services of such a professional,…

How to Read a Balance Sheet

Reading or analyzing your balance sheet may sound a bit intimidating, like it's something stock analysts and bank managers do. I'd like to bring it much closer to you and help you become familiar with it so you can use it as one of your business tools. Preparing Accurate Financial Statements To begin, we have…