How to Hang a Mayan Hammock

Mayan hammocks have very different hanging requirements from the more commonly observed rope and bar hammocks. Following the guide lines below will ensure a safe installation and hours of unbelievable comfort. How to Hang a Hammock Properly At each end of the Mayan hammock are loops, called the eyes of the hammock. These loops should…

11 Common Reasons For Team-Building

In 24 years of team building with groups I have interviewed many executives as they contemplate the decision to hold some kind of team development program. From shorter, lighter, fun programs to in-depth interventions for really stuck teams the goals for team building vary broadly or can often be inadequately defined. Most clients are not…

Assembly Bill 811 in California

Assembly Bill 811 is another tool being employed by the state of California to encourage homeowners to go green and upgrade their homes so that they are more energy efficient. Assembly Bill 811 (known as AB 811) was signed into law in July 21, 2008 by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. The Basics of AB 811 AB…

How to Make and Consecrate a Herald's Wand

A Herald's Wand is a ritual tool that aides in the return of ancestral memory. It is useful for cauldron working techniques and will help interpret the communication you receive from the inner Cauldron of Memory. It can also be used for various mental journeys into the inner planes and especially while working with Hermes…

Drainage in Large Containers

All containers need to be given adequate drain, but you must take extra care with winter containers to avoid damaging the bulbs. Choose a soil based potting compost or soil mix or use a peat based compost and add extra grit, in the ratio of approximately three parts compost to one part grit, in the…

Framing Exterior Walls With 2 X 6

Framing the exterior walls with 2 x 6 studs instead of 2 x 4 can definitely add to the price of the home. In addition to the cost of the lumber, you also have an increase in the labor, insulation, window and door trimming. The advantages for using 2 x 6 in the exterior walls…

Insurance for Coach Houses Is Available!

Owners of Coach Houses, are having a tough time finding Home Insurance for their property due to the fact that Coach House Home Insurance is not readily available. Insurers tend to back away from the risk because of the technicality of the liabilities surrounding the garages underneath property, leased on permanent leaseholds. There are usually…

Top 30 Fun Sight Word Games and Activities

Learning sight words is an important part of learning to read. Sight words are service words. They are not meant to be sounded out. Learning these words helps the reader to maintain reading fluency without getting cooked up on meaning. I like the Dolch Sight Word List, but there are many other lists available. I…

Astronaut Fancy Dress For Kids

To paraphrase Oscar Wilde we all live in the gutter but some of us are reaching for the stars and who more so than the astronauts who actually fly to space. Astronaut fancy dress is a very popular theme for parties and Halloween and a space suit costume is one that many people are searching…

Changing The GST Rate in MYOB

How to change the GST rate in MYOB. If you do not want to upgrade your MYOB accounting package for 1st October GST rise in New Zealand here is a simple tutorial. Before we change the GST settings First you need to go to; > Accounts Tab > Accounts List -Click "New" Enter the following;…

More Than Your Usual Presents

If you think that the handcrafted necklace you bought as a birthday gift for Mom was expensive, or that the scrapbook you made for your girlfriend already took a lot of hard work, then you most likely have not heard about these gifts. Read this short guide to some of history's most expensive, extraordinary and…

Types of Fashionable Winter Coats

Fashionable winter coats that flatter the body could make a serious fashion statement and add glamor in an instant to a less than perfect outfit underneath. Times have undeniably changed since the "good old winter coat" which emerged from mothballs once every year has witnessed a revolution of sorts. From a basic necessity, it has…