Teens, Jobs and School: The Pros and Cons

Most teens realize at a fairly young age the old adage that “money equals power.” Money equals designer clothes, a car and insurance, and in many cases, a certain amount of freedom. And in order to get money, many teens get part-time jobs. While the benefits and/or drawbacks of teens and part-time jobs have been…

Post and Beam Homes

With this design, post and beam homes use whole logs as a structural support. This will provide the owner a natural log surface outside and inside their home. When looking at the beginning of construction you will see many vertical log posts that carry big horizontal logs on top. Once the frame is finished then…

Microwave Ravioli

Summer is here and sometimes that makes it difficult to want to slave in the kitchen. I use my microwave a great deal, but I use it even more in the summer. My family appreciates the nice meals and I appreciate not having to spend so much time in a hot kitchen. With this recipe…

Pros and Cons of Air-Conditioners and Coolers

Both air-conditioners and coolers can help in keeping your home cool in summers. Coolers usually work on the principle of adding moisture to incoming hot air and releasing cool air inside the rooms. The heat in the air forces the water to evaporate which helps in generating cool air. The cool air generated by the…