Hammock Hanging Inside Without Using the Walls

As the popularity of indoor hammocks for sleeping, for relaxing, and for décor purposes soar, you may find yourself in the position of wanting to hang a hammock indoors, but not having adequately supportive construction, or not having permission to mar the walls or ceilings.  Apartments in particular frequently have restrictions for such use. So…

The Importance Of A Sewing Accessory

For many people, the art of sewing is a long gone skill that is no longer necessary. As we head to the many retail stores that offer the clothes and other materials that we need, we find that there is no longer a need to sit down with our needle and thread – or at…

Why Do We Need Software Engineering?

To understand the necessity for software engineering, we must pause briefly to look back at the recent history of computing. This history will help us to understand the problems that started to become obvious in the late sixties and early seventies, and the solutions that have led to the creation of the field of software…

Why Consider Mineral Water Healthy?

Why do we consider mineral water healthy? What about manganese ionic natural mineral water H20? What about other bottled brands? What's the best choice? Let's see if we can answer those questions here. Company claims must always be viewed skeptically. The more amazing the claim, the more likely it is to be false. If a…

Treating Typhoid Fever With Home Remedies

When you eat or drink anything that is contaminated, the typhoid causing bacteria enters your body and travel into your intestines, to your bloodstream and finally get to your lymph nodes, gallbladder, liver, spleen, and other parts of your body. Home Remedies for Typhoid fever Typhoid fever is common in developing countries because of the…

The Man Behind the Jeans – Levi Strauss

For almost anyone in North America today, without Levi Strauss it is safe to say that your day to day fashion choices could be considered different. Although many consider Levi Strauss to be among the great Americans especially with blue jeans being thought of as being such an American item of apparel, he was actually…

Renewed Fencing Attacks Classified

Renewed attacks in fencing provide a way to maintain pressure on an opponent, pick up distance on the strip, exploit errors in the opponent’s game, and counterattack his or her responses after a parry. There are three such classification of renewed attacks, each of which has specific tactical attributes. The three actions, remise, redouble, and…

Fencing Training Goals and Periodization

The fencing season in most US Fencing Divisions poses significant problems in the periodization of training for competitive fencers. Fencing is now a year-round sport, with competitions in all months, and in some cases opportunities for fencers to fence in a meet within driving distance every weekend. In this environment, planning a periodized training program…

Chile – A South Pacific Gay Adventure

When you think of holiday destinations in the South Pacific with beautiful beaches and a warm, clear blue ocean, then Chile is probably not the first destination which comes to mind. However, this long, narrow strip of coastal land wedged between the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean—rather like a large snake— known as the…