Interior Design Ideas For Connecting Spaces

The arteries of your home, connecting spaces should be awarded all the respect normally given to individual rooms. They not only greet you but also serve to lure you into the rooms beyond. The hall, stairs, landings and corridors of a house have a pivotal role to play and it is through the framework they…

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3 Modern Barriers to Zen's Gateless Barrier

The initial experience that the classic Zen masters call "seeing ones own true nature" (Japanese: kensho) or "casting of body and mind" is considered to be essential for authentic practice and enlightenment on the path of Zen. This awakening experience, referred to with a multitude of terms – breaking through the gateless barrier, completing the…

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The Wonderful Feel of Primitive Wallpaper

Primitive Wallpaper continues to be one of the most popular styles of wallpaper in America, Canada, Europe and Australia. There are many patterns and styles that make up the broad category, but all of them adhere to certain requirements. Those requirements, which we will discuss below, all evoke feelings of a rural, bucolic setting and…

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15 Power Meals: Eat Like A Pro!

Staying In Shape Doesn’t Mean You Have To Give Up The Spice In Your Life! It’s a common myth. Everyone assumes that if you’re going to commit to staying in shape, you have to sacrifice all the flavour in your diet and eat nothing but white rice, protein powder and chicken breasts day in and…

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Awnings – Definition and Types

What is an awning? An awning is a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun, usually one will use the word awning about a roof-like cover extending over or in front of a window utilizing protection from the sun or from rain. Awnings not only protect your family from…

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The Challenges Faced by International Business

This article examines how the environment affects and creates conditions for either the success or failure of business organizations and how it operates to demand effective strategic thinking on the part of decision-makers if businesses are to survive and thrive. Take the classic example of Mark & Spencer PLC, which began in 1894 as a…

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The World of Carton Packing Machines

Today's highly competitive trading world pushes business owners from various types of industries and sizes to take their business to a whole new level, forcing them to re-strategize or even revamp their game plans to be able to stay in the market and compete effectively. However, most of these planning parts are right in the…

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Creating Inspiring Mosaic Tile Craft Designs

It is possible to create some inspiring mosaic tile craft that veers away from the traditional mosaics. It is very important that one must be familiar with the proper materials, tools and adhesives so that the projects can be completed successfully. One must be essentially prepared before beginning the project. One must set up the…

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