How Many Calories Do I Need?

One question I hear all the time is “How many calories should I be eating a day?” This, of course, varies greatly from person to person. It depends not only on your weight but also your height; the taller you are the more you burn because you have more lean body tissue and this lean…

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Buying a Circular Saw

Are you looking for a new circular saw? I am. I have an old, cheap one that I bought at Home Depot about 10 years ago that has just about had it with my torture. So now I’m looking at my options to purchase a new circular saw. Do I go cordless? How much will…

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Agro Textiles: A Novel Application

A textile fabric has a long history of application in agriculture. The word “agrotextiles” now is used to classify the woven, nonwoven and knitted fabrics applied for agricultural & horticultural uses covering livestock protection, shading, weed and insect control, and extension of the growing season. Agrotextiles help to keep sufficient soil humidity and increase the…

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Child Road Safety

Roads wouldn’t be safe places for children even if every vehicle were driven within the speed limit by a driver who was alert and concentrating on the task at hand. Many accidents involve children in strollers or pushchairs, or who are pedestrians, cyclists or passengers in cars. Children need to know that the road is…

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Kings Highway Fiji – A Road Less Travelled

For sometime I have wanted to travel to Suva from Nadi via the Kings Highway. Unfortunately the opportunity hasn’t presented itself. However circumstances can change and before you know it you are travelling along the Kings Hwy to Suva. Nadi Service Station the decision was made We were checking the tyres for our journey to…

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How to Choose a School Assembly

Back to school and the kids are coming soon…HELP!!!!!! After a summer off you are probably scrambling to get things in order before the students arrive. One of the tasks that may be somewhere down the list is planning your special school assemblies, an activity that sometimes gets overlooked, but is more important that some…

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Advantages of Photo Mounting

Are your photographs aging rapidly? Safeguard your photos for a lifetime with the right kind of photo mounts. They not only protect your priceless pictures, but also offer an elegant way to display your photographs. What is Photo Mounting? In simple words, photo mounting is nothing but placing your pictures on a hard surface. You…

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Basic Gardening Tools You Should Have

Gardening is one of the most relaxing and rewarding hobbies that you can have. This is primarily because it allows you to plant the foliage and greenery that you want right outside your home. It is also rewarding and fulfilling since seeing your garden grow right before your eyes as the days go by can…

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Working With a Contracted Painter

Help with home improvement work should always be welcome with open arms by homeowners with no real experience in the matter. Going at it alone is usually not a wise decision for homeowners when it comes to the more complicated tasks such as painting the house or other complex projects. With a professional approach and…

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Chandelier Lamp Shades

There are robust-looking chandeliers in wrought iron, crystal chandeliers that are simply drop-dead gorgeous, and candle chandeliers that ooze romance. And lampshade chandeliers are dainty, pretty things. The chandelier frame is a pretty massive, with lampshades that are attached to the top. So it is obvious that this type of chandelier is meant for a…

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A More Organized Room – Shelves and Vanities

Once you’ve conquered your closet, it’s time to move onto the more visible places in the room. If you have shelf and/or vanity space (be it on top of your dresser, etc…), it’s easy to let things accumulate on these shelves that don’t belong there. By taking some simple organizational steps and introducing some items…

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