Metaphors – How to Use Them When You Write

Everyone uses metaphors. Rightly so. They’re a natural way to illustrate. Use them wrong, though, and they can really foul you up. Don’t want to get fouled up? Then know the 3 good rules about metaphors (and all other figures of speech, for these apply broadly). 1. Don’t mix them. Saying something like “knowing the…

Advantages of Steel Detailing Drawing and Shop Drawing Structure

In construction industry steel detailing services plays an important role, with the help of steel detailing drawing you can create accurate building structure. Detail drawings of any building construction represent the members of each assembly and contain step by step instructions on how to fabricate each and every piece. Steel detailing drawing requires skills in…

Choosing the Best Car Audio System

The basic components of a high-quality car stereo system are an AM/FM tuner, a CD player, an amplifier (optional but recommended) and great speakers. Rule: No auto audio can equal the performance of fine home equipment. The car compartment is small, besieged with engine and traffic noises, and surrounded with competing electrical signals. And all…

Recorder Notes in Relation to Piano Notes

When a musical instrument is played we can hear sounds in the form of music. Musical instruments have unique sounds which are formed by playing notes, in varying ways. So what is a note? What is a Recorder and Piano? What are recorder notes in relation to piano notes? Let us explore. A note is…

Wildlife Art – Its History and Development

Summary Some of the earliest of all known art (pre-historic cave and rock art) features wildlife. However, it might be more properly regarded as art about food, rather than art about wildlife as such. Then for a lot of the rest of the history of art in the western world, art depicting wildlife was mostly…

Activating Your Eight Life Aspiration Sectors in Feng Shui

After determining where the Eight Life Aspirations sectors are in your house, you will need to decorate and place items that correspond with those sectors. Remember that activating these sectors will benefit all the people living in your household. Please do not confuse this with enhancing your PERSONAL directions. Personal directions must be enhanced by…

Best Dinosaur Halloween Costumes – Raah!

Dinosaurs make one of the best themes for Halloween costumes. They can be scary or cute and work for all ages: babies, kids, teenagers and adults. Older children can be scary carnivorous dinosaurs like Tyrannosaurus Rex. There are some great T-Rex costumes. Stegosaurus and Triceratops are easily recognizable favorites too. And Pterodactyl costumes are a…

The Many Facets of Hunting for Garnets

While experienced hunters thoroughly enjoy a good day of garnet hunting, you don’t have to be an experienced hunter to find these dazzling little gemstones. In fact, they are probably the best stone for the inexperienced rockhound to begin hunting for. These delightful gemstones are quite common can be found in many US states and…

Port Stanley Charm

A diverse cluster of settlers poured into Southwestern Ontario by a meandering inlet on the Lake Erie shoreline early in the 1800’s and established a prosperous little community called Port Stanley. This small yet busy harbour was founded in 1804 by John Bostwick, who established and operated both a mill and warehouse. Today, this prosperous…

Everything You Need To Know About Barbie

Skipper. Midge. Ken. Barbie. Everyone knows these names, but do you know the name Ruth Handler? You should, she’s the one who brought Barbie and her friends to life in 1959. Ruth was the wife of Elliot Handler, a co-founder of Mattel toy company. In 1954, Ruth noticed that her daughter, Barbara, often gave her…

Why Camping Trips Go Wrong

Having spoken to many people who regularly go on camping trips, I find that a number of issues are frequently mentioned when they start focusing on why such trips sometimes go badly. Even though many people love camping holidays, the same problems appear to arise again and again. Common complaints include trips being ruined by…