Archives for December 2010

How to Prevent and Treat Dry and Cracked Feet

Solutions to Dry and Cracked Feet The winter air can bring a lot of discomfort to people in the form of dry skin, chapped lips and hands, and dry, cracked feet. Of course these conditions are not unique to just the winter season, … [Read more...]

How to Tell a Child About the Death of a Pet

How to Explain the Death of a Pet to your Child Children are delightfully innocent beings and parents go to great lengths to shelter them from anything that can physically injure them or break their heart. Parents also feel the need … [Read more...]

How To Treat Head Lice

How to Get Rid of Head Lice Discovering a head lice infestation is top on the list of dreaded discoveries for most people. Once someone has head lice, they can be very difficult to get rid of. The main cause for their stubbornness … [Read more...]

How to Treat and Prevent Dandruff and Dry Scalp

How to Get Rid of Dandruff & Dry Scalp Many people do not realize that dry scalp and dandruff are not the same thing. They are, in fact, two entirely different conditions caused by different factors. Some people can have both … [Read more...]

How to Prevent Head Lice in Children

How to Keep your Kids from Getting Head Lice Any parent who has gone through the ordeal of a head lice infestation will advise avoiding the whole situation altogether. Once a child contracts head lice, it is extremely difficult to … [Read more...]

How To Host a Jewelry Making Party

Tips for Hosting a Jewelry-Making Party Jewelry making is a craze that continues to sweep our nation.  Handcrafted accessories in all of their different forms—earrings, necklaces, bracelets, and rings are worn by people of all ages.  I … [Read more...]

How to Prepare for a Craft Show

How the Pros Prepare For a Craft Show Crafty guys and girls worldwide can benefit from setting up shop at a local or national craft show.  Featuring creative types from all parts of the globe, these organized events produce profits … [Read more...]

How to Seal a Garage Floor

Sealing a garage floor is a great way to protect the floor from stains, and a more consistent surface makes for easier cleaning and sweeping in the future. In addition to sealing the floor you may consider adding a layer of epoxy with … [Read more...]

How to Prevent and Control Mosquitos

Preventing and Controlling Mosquitoes When you think of pests, mosquitoes usually make the top ten list—especially if you live in a humid area or if there bodies of still water nearby. Mosquitoes are more than pests, though. Because t … [Read more...]

How To Live on a Low Budget

Living on a Reduced Monthly Income Living on a low budget during a time of economic downturn and rising debt can seem hopeless at times. But there are ways to manage your limited budget and still lead a fulfilling, rewarding life. … [Read more...]

How to Rent a Car on Vacation

How to Select a Car Rental Company There are a number of national car rental companies and a number of things to consider when renting a car on vacation.  Being on vacation means you are on your own time.  It also often means that y … [Read more...]

How to Remove Wallpaper

Simple Tips for Removing Wallpaper Your home is your haven, so its appearance needs to reflect your personality! Unfortunately, sometimes the previous tenant’s personality is lingering in the form of unflattering wallpaper. There a … [Read more...]

How to Kill and Remove Kudzu

Kudzu originated in CHINA where it was used for medicines and paper for thousands of years and did not make it to the United States in the late 1800’s when it brought to several national expositions.   It is uncommonly “hearty” which is … [Read more...]

How to Prepare an Income Statement

There are four main financial statements for any business, including: (1) balance sheet; (2) income statement; (3) statement of cash flow; and (4) statement of owner’s or shareholder’s equity.  An income statement, also commonly refe … [Read more...]

How to Cut Down a Tree

Cutting down a tree.  It seems pretty easy.  Take a chainsaw or an axe, find a good spot near the bottom and go to town right?  Clearly, this is not the case.  Thousands of people are injured every year using chainsaws, thousands more b … [Read more...]

How to Prevent and Treat Dry Skin

Dry skin can take many forms, can be caused by many things, and can be manifest in many levels of severity.  In addition to the discomfort, and cosmetic problems that may be brought on as a result of dry skin, your in tact, healthy … [Read more...]

How to Bleach Your Hair

How to Bleach Your Hair at Home Most people like to alter their appearance from time to time. Sometimes it’s a seasonal decision, and sometimes it happens on a whim. One of the most profound ways to change one’s look is to alter the ha … [Read more...]

How to Avoid Buying a Lemon

How to Tell if a Used Car is a Lemon There is a long list of potential pitfalls when it comes time for buying a car. From confusing and expensive finance terms to pushy sales people and seemingly unlimited choices the prospect can … [Read more...]

How to Create Healthy Soil

How to Improve Your Soil There are a number of ways to make your soil healthy, ranging from the sensible to the almost arcane.  Depending on whether your intention is healthy soil for planting vegetables or if you want to make sure … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Business Attorney

How to Select an Attorney for your Small Business Attorneys are not all created equal.  Some attorneys are exceptional professionals that can provide tremendous benefits to a small business owner for many years.  Other attorneys are … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Lawn Care Company

The Green Thumb Guide to Choosing a Lawn Care Company A lush lawn can add a certain level of appeal to your home.  Passersby will be green with envy when they see how healthy your grass and plants are.  And on top of that, when you h … [Read more...]

How to Clean and Dust Houseplants

Keeping Houseplants Clean and Healthy Houseplants can enhance the appearance of your home and keep the air that you breathe pure by removing nasty toxins like ammonia and carbon monoxide.  They also tend to make you feel calmer and … [Read more...]

How to Plan a Spring Break Trip

How to Plan a Fun and Memorable Spring Break Spring break gives weary students the opportunity to take time off from their studies and travel to exotic destinations where they can rest, relax, and recharge their batteries.  Although … [Read more...]

How to Create Curb Appeal

How to Enhance your Home's Curb Appeal and Make it Worth More A well-manicured lawn can increase your home’s worth and make it more appealing to neighbors and buyers.  From sculpted bushes to a bright and attractive flower bed, you c … [Read more...]

How to Stay Safe While Traveling

Staying Safe While Traveling: Tips and Advice for Globetrotters Safety is the number one concern of many travelers.  The risk of being stranded in an unfamiliar country with no passport or credit cards can be frightening.  Rather t … [Read more...]

How to Set a Budget for Travel

Setting Up a Travel Budget That You Can Live With Travelers are under the impression that you either go big or you go home.  That is why they often spend every penny they have and then some while traipsing across the planet.  Rather … [Read more...]

How to Have a Balanced Diet

Variety Is the Key to Having a Balanced Diet A balanced diet can help you look and feel your best.  Using the food pyramid as a guide, dieticians recommend a specific number of fruits and vegetables, grain items, and proteins for … [Read more...]

How to Stay Healthy While Traveling Abroad

Staying Healthy While Traveling Abroad: How the Pros Do It Many travelers return from their journey with stories to tell.  Some come down with a strange illness early on in their trips that prevents them from enjoying the country that … [Read more...]

How To Cut Down on Travel Costs

Seven Ways to Cut Down on Travel Costs The hustle and bustle of today’s world can wear a person down and make them dream about a vacation far away from their day-to-day obligations.  In fact, traveling for pleasure is on the top of e … [Read more...]

How to Protect an Idea

How to Protect Your Idea or Invention In today’s world we are surrounded by information.  Countless sources are available on our phones, our computers, our televisions, our radios and there are new devices and new sources of in … [Read more...]

How To Buy Traveler’s Checks

Buying Traveler’s Checks the Right Way Traveler’s checks are designed with safety in mind.  Not only are they accepted at locations all over the world, they also come in different currencies including the US Dollar, Euro, Canadian Do … [Read more...]

How to Change a Flat Tire

Quickly and Safely Change a Flat Tire According to the experts at the American Automobile Association of Ohio, their members experience over 90,000 flat tires every year.  Take these along with all the flat tires of all the … [Read more...]