Bridge to Nowhere

I listened to Governor Sarah Palin give her acceptance speech for the Republican Vice Presidential candidate and was very impressed. I was watching on GPB TV and at the end of her speech Mark Shields made a comment that she had not told the truth about the Bridge to Nowhere. This disturbed me and I…

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Pros and Cons of Home Assembly Jobs

If you’re reading this then you probably have a decent idea of how home assembly jobs work. Now it’s time to decide if this is the right kind of opportunity for you. In this article we will look at some of the pros and cons of home assembly jobs. Hopefully this will give you a…

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Tire Mounting Without A Machine

Tire mounting without a machine may be difficult, but it is not impossible.For those times when you need to mount tires on your wheels quickly and efficiently especially when you don’t have immediate access to an auto body shop. For those do-it-yourself mechanics who want to learn how to mount tires like a professional without…

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Hammer Horror Scream Queens

There are many aspects of Hammer horror movies that fans love, from the lush Gothic setting to the iconic monsters like Dracula. And then there are the scream queens: the beautiful ladies whom have graced many a Hammer production – and how! Here are just a few of my favourite Hammer girls. Veronica Carlson is,…

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Using Mosaic Tiles in Your Home Designs

Mosaics form a significant part of our historic references through the ages enabling us to draw upon a far richer look at our past that had they not been around. In addition to providing your home with a little something special its worth considering that you can never underestimate the power and wealth of information…

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Gardening Tools and Their Uses

A garden is a place for escape for most people. Just to watch the greens and the colors grow healthily around you can give you a pleasant feeling. You get a wonderful feeling especially if they were made to grow by your own hands. Gardening is a form of therapy and exercise. There are a…

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Mini Chandeliers

Not all people have large houses that can accommodate large chandeliers. But this does not deprive them of owning a chandelier. There are several available mini chandeliers whose pattern closely resembles those of the large chandeliers. Mini chandeliers are also called chandelettes. They work best for small areas such as breakfast nooks, stairwells and small…

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My First Week Away As An Adult

During high school, there was not a lot of time for fun. I lived with my grandparents. They were quite strict, with old fashioned ideas about what I should be doing. While their rules and regulations were aggravating at times, I learned much more than I would have without them. I was required to study…

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The Range of Gardening Tools Available

If you have ever been in a home improvement store and strolled past the aisles filled with gardening tools, you will probably understand this. Here are some descriptions of the common gardening tools and their functions. Shovel or Spade Every gardener needs a shovel for digging. The most versatile and widely used is the round…

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Arm Lift After Weight Loss

After losing a lot of weight, you might find yourself with a few unwanted things still hanging around. I'm talking about those flabby arms. They wobble when you raise your hand, flatten out like pancakes, and generally make you feel like all that hard work losing weight was not worth it at all. Do not…

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Craft an Effective Elevator Speech

An elevator speech is an overview of an idea for a product, service, or project. The name reflects the fact that an elevator speech can be delivered in the time span of an elevator ride (for example, thirty seconds or 100-150 words). The idea of an “elevator speech” is to have a prepared presentation that…

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What is Your Plate Size?

Want to benefit your waistline? Monitor your plate size. There are many, many, many rules and guidelines and suggestions in fitness and dieting these days, so many I could never begin to list them all. One rule, however, I think is simple, yet very important, portion size. We are told, that we need to watch…

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The Slow Cooker Recipe Books

Culinary delights are often associated with Haute Cuisine or special dishes for special occasions. However, the discerning stay at home cook or the aspiring cooking debutant may be pleasantly surprised by the practical, time saving and wonderful slow cooker. First of all let me briefly explain the slow cooking process and exactly what is a…

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