Archives for December 2009

How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

Getting Rid of Bed Bugs Tips Get ready for the worst case of the willies you have ever had. If you are lucky enough never to have experienced bed bugs, you may think of them as a mythical creature your parents mention at bed time … [Read more...]

How to Get Rid of Acne

Causes & Treatment of Acne Pimples are not just for teens anymore. More and more people are failing to outgrow teenage acne and continue to suffer into their twenties. Others who were clear in their teens, find they suddenly … [Read more...]

How to Get a Pilot’s License

Get a Private Pilot License The old saying is that ‘If God didn’t mean for man to fly, he wouldn’t have invented airplanes’. People have had a fascination with flying for centuries. From the Greek mythology of Icarus who attempted to … [Read more...]

How Long Does It Take to Get a Passport

Tips For Getting a Passport There are two answers to this question. If you go through the standard passport acquisition process, then it takes around four to six weeks. If you submit your application during the peak travel season, … [Read more...]

How to Get Invited to Movie Screenings

Finding Ways to Get Invited to Movie Screenings Have you ever wanted to get invited to a private movie screening? Have you ever wanted to rub shoulders with movie stars, directors, and producers? Getting invited to a movie screening … [Read more...]

How to Get Good Deals on a Hotel Room

Seven Tips for Getting Good Deals on Hotel Rooms Whether you’re traveling abroad or within the borders of your own country, it’s important to know how to get good deals on a hotel room. Traveling is expensive enough, so why pay more f … [Read more...]

How to Get a GED Certificate

How and Where to Get a GED Asking how to get a GED certificate in your local school system starts you on the path to getting your General Education Development certificate, generally known as a G.E.D. certificate. The GED Program … [Read more...]

How to Replace Board Game Instructions

Where To Get Game Rules You have a group of friends over to the house and it's time to play your favorite board game. You open the box and the instructions are gone. Now we all know this is the fault of your wife or kids, so … [Read more...]

How to Frame a Poster

Poster Framing Tips Knowing how to frame a poster might sound easy, but a lot of people never take the time to learn how to frame posters. Even those who love learning to mount posters on the wall have a first time for picture … [Read more...]

How to Format a Hard Drive

Formatted Hard Drives Formatting a hard drive can help you with storage and memory issues, eliminate viruses from your hard drive or solve other problems plaguing your computer. Knowing how to format a hard drive allows you to extend … [Read more...]

How to Find Out Who Sings a Song

Have you ever heard a song on the radio or television and wanted to know who sang it? Has it ever bothered you to the point of obsession? Through the miracle of the internet, it's easy to find out who sang that song you heard. Not … [Read more...]

How to Find and Remove Ticks

Removing Ticks Guide Learning how to find and remove ticks is important for any pet owner. If you live in a wooded or grassy area (the favorite homes of ticks), then it’s even more important. When it comes to transmitting d … [Read more...]

How to Find a Quality Psychic

Finding a Quality Psychic Some people visit a psychic for entertainment purposes, while others are genuinely seeking spiritual or life advice. Regardless of the category you fall into, it’s important to know how to find a quality p … [Read more...]

How to Find Haunted Locations

Finding Haunted Locations Once upon a time, my buddies and I would ride our bikes around the outskirts of our small Texas town, looking for haunted stuff. By our incredibly high standards, something was "haunted" if it was dark, … [Read more...]

How to Find Free Ringtones

Finding Free Ringtones Online Learning how to find free ringtones online and at home isn't hard, though people might be at a loss for how to start finding ringtones for free. There are actually many different ways to get ringtones, … [Read more...]

How to Find an Escort

Tips for Finding an Escort Whether you’re looking for a sex partner or someone to talk to (or both), it’s important to know how to find an escort. Looking in the wrong places can be dangerous, and keep in mind that prostitution is il … [Read more...]

How to Find a Cool, Modern Fireplace Design

Considerations for Finding a Modern Fireplace Whether you’re looking to build a new home or just spruce up your old one, knowing how to find a cool, modern fireplace design can add that special decorative touch that you’ve been loo … [Read more...]

How to Find a Barbershop

Fidning a Good Barbershop Location A good haircut can be hard to find, especially if you’ve just moved to a new city. In this article, we’ll provide tips on how to find a barbershop, as well as advice on what to do once you locate one … [Read more...]

How to Find a Babysitting Job

A Guide for Finding a Babysitting Job Babysitting jobs have always been in demand. Parents cannot always take their children with them. Plus, sometimes parents just need a night out. So who is going to watch the kids? If there are … [Read more...]

How to Fend Off Sharks

Ways to Defend Yourself From Sharks So you're in Australia on your dream vacation. One minute you're snorkeling with the family, wondering what you'll eat for dinner, not thinking about work, maybe you're even a little bit happy. … [Read more...]

How to Extend Your Laptop Battery’s Life

Six Ways to Make Your Laptop Computer Battery Last Longer Laptop owners are familiar with the death spiral of the battery. New batteries last three or four hours without charging. A year later, the battery lasts only half that time. … [Read more...]

How to Enter a Writing Contest

Writing Contests - Advice and Tips Knowing how to enter a writing contest is important for aspiring new writers. It's a good way to meet friends and become known in the story writing community of your chosen genre. Short story writers … [Read more...]

How to Stop Emotional Abuse

Emotional Abuse Tips Emotional abuse is the most difficult kind abuse to recognize, both for the abused person and that person's friends and family. Often, this behavior is one-on-one behind closed doors. So friends are not there to … [Read more...]

How to Eliminate Cigarette Smoke from Your Apartment

Dealing With Cigarette Smoke Smells Most smokers are unable to smell the lingering odors of cigarette smoke. Smoking dulls the sense of smell. So if you are interested in eliminating cigarette smoke odors from your apartment, you … [Read more...]

How to Dress for a Job Interview

Dressing for a Job Interview Knowing how to dress for a job interview can make the difference between getting hired and getting passed over for a position. After all, if you can’t be bothered to dress correctly, why should management … [Read more...]

How to Make Sure My Dog Gets Enough Exercise

Ways to Keep your Dog Active For years, I’ve been wondering how to make sure my dog gets enough exercise. Working a nine to five job, I realized that my dog just sits around most of the day waiting for me to come home. That kind of i … [Read more...]

How to Break Up a Dog Fight

Dog Fight Tips They call it a dog fight for a reason. When two dogs decide to go after one another, they enter survival mode. It is their natural instinct to protect themselves with vicious bites. Dogs have adrenaline, too, and it … [Read more...]

How to Stop Your Neighbor’s Dog from Barking

How To Handle Your Neighbor If Her Dog Won't Stop Barking A neighbor with a barking dog is a nightmare. You can't get any sleep, or have any peace and quiet when your kids play in the backyard. If the dog doesn't stop, then you are … [Read more...]

How to Plan a Trip to Disney World

Disney World Trip Planning Tips Have you ever wanted to plan that magical vacation? Disney World is one of the best luxury vacations for the whole family but many people might have trouble planning it. After all, there are so many … [Read more...]

How to Declare Bankruptcy

How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy "How to file for bankruptcy" is a thought most people never want to consider. You might have tried to put thoughts of bankruptcy out of your thoughts, and you might be procrastinating about whether … [Read more...]

How to Deal with an Aggressive Dog

Dealing with Aggression in Dogs If you need to know how to deal with an aggressive dog, chances are that you’re having problems with your own pet. While a number of factors can lead to a dog’s aggression, it can often be attributed to … [Read more...]

How to Cut Your Home Energy Use

How to Conserve Home Energy If rising utility bills are about to drive you crazy, maybe it’s time to reduce your average home energy use. Not only will you save money, but you’ll feel the pride which comes with being a smarter con … [Read more...]

How to Cure Insomnia

Cure Insomnia Naturally Nothing feels better than a good night’s sleep. However, many people today are unable to get the rest that they need. The inability to fall asleep and stay asleep is called insomnia and it can create havoc in … [Read more...]

How to Cure a Hangover

Hangover Cures, Remedies, and Tips Before you learn how to cure a hangover, it’s important to be aware of the hangover symptoms. Nausea, headache, irritability, thirst, dry mouth, lethargy and sensitivity to light and noise are all p … [Read more...]

How to Cure Canker Sores

9 Canker Sore Remedies Canker sores are a painful and annoying condition that most people have at one time or another. These are the sores on the inside lining of your mouth which persists for days or even weeks. When your mouth is … [Read more...]

How to Become a Crime Scene Investigator

Crime Scene Investigator Qualifications If you want to become a crime scene investigator, you'll need to master a long list of crime scene investigator qualifications. There are different qualifications depending on whether you want … [Read more...]

How to Create Stained Glass

How to Create Patterns for Stained Glass People mastered how to make stained glass artwork in the 10th and 11th centuries, and stained glass became synonymous with the church art of medieval Europe. Stained glass windows are a staple … [Read more...]

How to Cope with Your Ex Moving On

8 Ways For Dealing With Losing Your Ex If you have to watch your ex with their new boyfriend or girlfriend, it's a kind of psychological torture. When you break up and the two of you still see one another around, someone is going to … [Read more...]

How to Cope with Allergies

15 Ways To Deal With Allergy Problems Allergies happen when your immune system is too active. For some strange reason, your body decides that some alien substance is a potential danger. It creates an immune response to these … [Read more...]

How to Get a Complete Pokedex on Pokemon Sapphire

Completing a Pokedex on Pokemon Sapphire For anyone who has never played one of the Pokemon games before, a pokedex is a player’s collection of Pokemon that is available for them to use in a battle. Every Pokemon game features new P … [Read more...]

How to Become a Comic Book Artist

Tips For Aspiring Comic Book Artists If you want to know how to become a comic book artist, then this is the place to start. The tips provided below should give you a leg up on the competition, provided, of course, that you also have … [Read more...]

How to Collect Comic Books

Comic Book Collecting Tips Learn how to collect comic books while enjoying your comics hobby. Reading comics is a different activity from collecting comics, though you can do both at the same time. If you want to make a little money … [Read more...]

How to Use COBRA to Keep Your Medical Coverage

5 Need-to-Know Facts about COBRA and Medical Insurance COBRA is a 1985 insurance act by the United States Congress. It states that certain ex-employees of a company are entitled to continuing medical insurance through that company, … [Read more...]

How to Clean a Waffle Iron

Ways to Clean a Waffle Iron One of the great pleasures in life is cooking and eating waffles. When you’re done, however, it’s also important to know how to clean a waffle iron. Whether your waffle iron is a Black & Decker, Ham … [Read more...]

How to Clean a Hot Tub

Ways to Clean a Hot Tub Learning how to clean a hot tub is vital if you’re going to own one. Otherwise, your hot tub will become dirty and unusable, and it’ll be much harder to lure girls in bikinis to your home. With proper mai … [Read more...]

How to Clean DVDs

DVD Cleaning Tips Movie night in the comfort of your own home is a real treat. You’ve got your widescreen television, your surround sound, pop your popcorn, and finally get settled down to watch that latest DVD. Sounds pretty good, … [Read more...]

How to Keep Dreadlocks Clean

Caring For Dreadlocks Tips You need to know how to take care of your dreadlocks. The last thing you want is to walk around unclean. Keeping them will require a certain amount of upkeep; though once you have them in place, it takes a … [Read more...]

How to Clean a Computer Screen

How to Safely Clean Your Computer Screen Knowing how to clean a computer screen properly saves you from staring at a dirty picture or a damaged, speck-marked screen all day. There's nothing worse than using a computer with a damaged … [Read more...]

How to Clean a Chimney

How and Why to Clean Your Chimney Chim chiminey, Chim chiminey, Chim chim cher-ee! These are the words of the chimney sweep we all remember from childhood. But chimney sweeping is not so much fun as Dick Van Dyke made it out to be. … [Read more...]

How to Clean Ceiling Fans

Tips for Cleaning Ceiling Fans Ceiling fans help cool your house without using as much energy as an air conditioning unit. But did you know that dirty blades can make your ceiling fan wobble and shake? That’s why it’s important to kn … [Read more...]

How to Clean a Catfish

The Proper Way to Clean a Catfish Learning how to clean a catfish isn't as hard as some people make it out to be. Once you figure out how easy cleaning a catfish is, you'll never throw a catfish you've caught back in the water again. … [Read more...]

How to Clean a Cast Iron Frying Pan

A Guide for Cleaning Cast Iron Pans If you’ve never cooked with a cast iron frying pan (also known as a skillet), then you’re really missing out. Properly cared for, a cast iron pan will last for generations, and it even uses the oil … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Right Dog

Tips For Choosing The Perfect Dog Choosing the right dog can be harder than it sounds. There are a number of factors to consider, but it’s important to go through the process in order to assure that both you and your new canine c … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Healthy Dog Food

Tips for Picking Healthy Dog Food Learning how to choose a healthy dog food is imperative for the long-term fitness of your canine companion. While all dog food must meet minimum nutritional requirements in order to be sold, there’s n … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Health Insurance Plan

What To Consider When Choosing A Health Insurance Policy With rising health care insurance, it sometimes seems hopeless finding a decent provider. So many people have horror stories, or at least complaints about how high their … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Right Cat Litter

Cat Litter Tips & Advice Cats can be very picky about where they go to the bathroom, so that’s why it’s important to know how to choose the right cat litter. In addition, there are also environmental and odor concerns to think abo … [Read more...]

How to Choose between a Cat and a Dog as a Pet

Choosing Between a Cat and Dog Advice If you’re thinking of getting an animal companion, it’s important to know how to choose between a cat and a dog as a pet. As you may have guessed, both come with their own advantages and dis … [Read more...]

How to Get Your Child to Love Reading

How Do I Encourage My Children to Love Reading? Few habits are more important than reading. If you instill in your child a love of reading, you not only enrich their lives, but you'll also make your own life easier. You won't have … [Read more...]

How to Check Your Brakes

Tips for Checking Your Brakes Ah, the freedom of the open road. The sun shining through a clean windshield, friendly people waving from their cars, your favorite CD in the stereo. A day on the interstate can be a great day . . . until … [Read more...]

How to Change Your Name

Legally Change Your Name There is an old saying about you can choose your friends but not your family. The same thing applies to the name you were born with. You’ve probably heard the names of some people and wondered “what were the … [Read more...]

How to Practice Cellphone Etiquette

Cell Phone Etiquette Tips Everyone loves their cellphone. If you are riding long stretches, it's safer. If you forget what the wife wanted you to pick up at the store, it's more convenient. What with ringtones and game downloads, the … [Read more...]

How to Keep Cats Out of Your Mulch

7 Ways To Keep Cats Out Of Your Mulch People love cats. But if your cat continually is messing up your garden with poop, then you're looking for a solution. Nobody wants to work in a garden with the repugnant smells of cat dung around … [Read more...]

How to Catch Catfish

Catching Catfish Tips Catfish are some of the most popular fish here in America. One of the main reasons that catfish are a top prize for anglers is their wide availability. You can find catfish just about anywhere there is water – no … [Read more...]

How to Care for Leather

Caring for Leather Tips Ah, leather. Always hip, forever cool and eternally sexy. Okay, it is made of animal hide, but nothing says “you rock” the way leather does. The look of leather does not come cheap, so you will need to know ho … [Read more...]

How to Calculate Miles per Gallon

Calculating MPG In this time of fluctuating gas prices, learning how to calculate miles per gallon can help you budget your gas expenses for the month. When you combine your miles per gallon with the average amount of driving you do … [Read more...]

How to Buy the Right Gift

Gift Choosing Tips Whether it’s Christmas, a birthday or some other special occasion, it’s always important to know how to buy the right gift. Pick the perfect item, and friends and family will remember it for years. At the same time, … [Read more...]

How to Buy a Piano

Buying a Piano Tips So you have been tickling the keys a while, here and there, whenever you get the chance and now you are ready to buy your own piano. It could be that your child shows a strong interest in piano and you are ready … [Read more...]

How to Buy an Island in the Bahamas

Methods for Buying an Island in the Bahamas The Bahamas are known for their scenic beaches, relaxed attitude and abundance of activities. What you might not know is that this country located southeast of the United States boasts seven … [Read more...]

How to Buy Golf Clubs

7 Tips for Buying Golf Clubs Knowing how to buy golf clubs is about knowing your golf game. All the golf clubs you see in a golf store are designed by people who know golf, so there's not a "bad golf club" in the store. Sure, some … [Read more...]

How to Buy a Camera

Camera Buying Tips So you fancy yourself as a photographer. You might have been admiring those great photographs in those magazines, or you may have even played around with a camera before. So now that you have decided to take the … [Read more...]

How to Buy Artwork

Buying Artwork Tips This quick "How to Buy Artwork" guide will explain how to buy artwork online. Purchasing artwork online is easier now than it's ever been. The number of internet art sellers is huge, and obscure artists have more … [Read more...]

How to Burn Enough Calories to Lose One Pound

Calorie Burning Tips You can try all kinds of fad diets in an attempt to lose weight. You can listen to television diet gurus who promise weight loss in eight minutes. You might even take a pill or have a surgery to help you lose … [Read more...]

How to Burn Abs Calories

How To Get A Six Pack Stomach Who doesn't want to have a great set of abs? Of course, this seems like an impossible dream. For many people it is, but that's mainly because they listen to hyped up misinformation put out by … [Read more...]

How to Build a Sheet Metal Brake

Advice for Building Sheet Metal Brakes A sheet metal brake is an essential tool in the shop of any auto enthusiast or metal-working hobbyist. Anyone who has ever worked with sheet metal knows how difficult it can be to bend in just … [Read more...]

How to Build a Seawall

What is a Seawall? A seawall or "sea wall" is a coastal defense made of hard and strong material constructed to reduce the effects of strong waves on the beaches and inland along the coast. This definition is expanded in the United … [Read more...]

How to Build a Resume

Building a Resume Tips Study how to build a resume by studying the profession you want to enter. Each profession or career field is going to require different skills and personal characteristics, so building the perfect resume is … [Read more...]

How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

Pet Tooth Brushing Tips Dogs and cats can get cavities just like a human. Did you know that 98% of dogs with bad breath already have some form of periodontal disease? For these reasons, it’s important to know how to brush your pet’s te … [Read more...]

How to Brew Your Own Beer

Brewing Your Own Beer If you’re tired of outrageous beer prices or having to sip your beverage in a smoke-filled bar, maybe it’s time you learned how to brew your own beer. It’s easier than you might think, and you’ll soon have a swee … [Read more...]

How to Break Up with a Woman

Breaking Up Tips For Men People, especially guys, tend to linger in relationships. Most people procrastinate, so it isn't any surprise that people would procrastinate over something as unpleasant as a break up. Let's face it; it takes … [Read more...]

How to Break a Bad Habit

9 Steps To Breaking A Bad Habit We all have them. Whether it's minor or life-changing, everyone has bad habits they could do without. Some might come with physical addictions, while others are simple social habits which make us look … [Read more...]

How to Use a Blackberry Etiquette

Etiquette Tips For Blackberry Users The handheld Blackberry has become a phenomenon with tech-savvy business people everywhere. They allow people to monitor their emails or talk as if on a cellphone, adding a new dimension of … [Read more...]

How to Become a Vegan

Tips for Becoming a True Vegan If you want to know how to become a vegan, then you’re about to embark on a journey which will be both challenging and rewarding. The vegan lifestyle is all about avoiding animal products of any kind ( … [Read more...]

How to Become a Teacher

Becoming a Teacher Everyone has at least a few teachers that they remember fondly from their days in school. A good teacher can inspire their children, motivating them in positive ways to do better. A good teacher can make an … [Read more...]

How to Become a Spy

How To Become A CIA Spy “The name is Bond; James Bond.” Probably the most famous spy quote of all time. Growing up watching all the James Bond movies, we learned that spies are cool, sophisticated, and carry a whole slew of high tech … [Read more...]

How to Become a Songwriter

Becoming a Professional Songwriter Music is one of those great art forms that can really touch your soul. Unlike visual art, just about everybody can appreciate music. There is a genre for everyone. If you don’t like what you are l … [Read more...]

How to Become a Raw Foodist

How to Only Eat Raw Foods Many foods available today have been packed full of unhealthy chemicals. This can lead to all manner of health problems, and it has prompted many to adopt the raw foodist lifestyle. A raw foodist is someone … [Read more...]

How to Become a Pro Wrestler

Guide to Becoming a Professional Wrestler If you’ve ever dreamed of flying off the top rope or pinning your opponent for a three count, then you might want to learn how to become a pro wrestler. Both a unique and globally popular s … [Read more...]

How to Become a Farmer

Tips for Becoming a Farmer Ah, the good life. Many people dream of quitting their hectic job in the city. All the hustle and bustle, long commutes, and angry bosses can wear you down after awhile. The dream is to move out to the … [Read more...]

How to Become a Dog Trainer

Becoming a Professional Dog Trainer If you’re interested in how to become a dog trainer, this article will tell you everything you need to know to get started. Just remember that being a dog trainer requires lots of patience and a s … [Read more...]

How to Become an Actor

Tips for Becoming an Actor How to become an actor? Well, there are a lot of paths to becoming an actor. For one, there are all sorts of actors: movie actors, televisions actors, commercial actors, stage actors and community theater … [Read more...]

How to Be a Gentleman

How to Act Like a Gentleman True gentlemen seem to be a dying breed in this modern age. By “gentlemen,” I mean men who hold doors open, conduct themselves with dignity, and generally act like civilized individuals. But that doesn’t … [Read more...]

How to Avoid Poison Ivy

Eight Poison Ivy Tips and Prevention There is an oil produced by the poison ivy plant called urushiol. When this oil comes into contact with human skin, it acts as an irritant to most people. This irritant forms a rash marked by tiny … [Read more...]

How to Avoid a Pickpocket

Tips for a Avoiding Pickpockets If you like to travel, you should be aware of how to avoid a pickpocket. These sneaky men and women are active in major cities across the globe, especially in places like London, Paris, New York and … [Read more...]

How to Avoid High Fructose Corn Syrup

Ways of Avoiding High Fructose Corn Syrup High fructose corn syrup is a major buzz word these days, especially for that percentage of the population that is health conscious. Defined simply, high fructose corn syrup (also known as … [Read more...]

How to Avoid Foreclosure

Ways of Avoiding Foreclosure Reading online how to avoid foreclosure is something a lot of American homeowners are doing these days. Since the housing bubble burst and the housing market began to falter, millions of people who thought … [Read more...]

How to Avoid Bankruptcy

Advice for Avoiding Bankruptcy Learn how to avoid bankruptcy by dealing with your creditors and paying down your debts one debt at a time. Avoiding bankruptcy is a matter of getting your debt situation under control. This requires a … [Read more...]

How to Attract Mockingbirds

4 Ways To Attract Mockingbirds Mockingbirds are my favorite bird. I enjoy watching the ongoing feud between my cat and the local mockingbirds. Anytime the cat walks across the west end of the yard, he can expect to have a … [Read more...]

How to Attract Men

3 Ways to be More Attractive to Men This is the kind of subject which seems to create the most controversy among our staff. The girls and the guys seem to disagree on how best to attract the other sex. It's the classic argument … [Read more...]

How to Ask For a Raise

Asking for a Raise Advice Knowing how to ask for a raise is one of the most important business skills you can develop. After all, if you work hard and make money for your employer, shouldn’t you be rewarded for it? The following s … [Read more...]

How to Ask Intelligent Questions

Advice for Asking Smart Questions If you’re looking for an intelligent answer, you first need to know how to ask intelligent questions. This is an effective way to communicate, and people around you will feel more at ease during c … [Read more...]