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This article explores all the emotional, intellectual, and physical benefits of piano lessons. Believe it or not, piano is about a lot more than just music.
A review of the Texas Roadhouse chain of restaurants. Author of the article takes a closer look at how the restaurant stacks up for families with kids on a budget.
A basic step by step overview of the order in which to move a blog from a free site (like Blogger or Wordpres.com) to a self-hosted Wordpress site.
It sounds a bit like a contradiction, but lots of people like to flirt without any strings attached. How can you successfully flirt without leading another person on?
Instructions, tutorials, help, and advice about initiating that first kiss with someone you like.
Wedding vows do not to have to be sappy and boring. Since they are the most important words of your whole day, you might as well make them memorable! Advice on how to make your wedding vows hilarious!
People spend so much time planning their reception- sometimes the ceremony gets lost in the shuffle. A great way to personalize your ceremony is with unique wedding readings that say something about your love, your...
An overview of the spin-off to the hit TV show Saved By the Bell. Included in this article are clips from the show, cast of characters, as well as episode highlights.
Summaries of all the Friends Christmas episodes including clips from each!
Photo and video tutorials for a perfectly wrapped present.
A review of one of the treasures on CT's shoreline- The Pink Sleigh is a beautiful Christmas shop that no one should miss. Pictures, descriptions, and information about the store are included in this article.
Tried and true tips to avoid the guffawing that inevitably happens during sex ed.
The A-Z guide to writing and publishing a book. The options can be overwhelming to a new writer, so I've written this article as a roadmap for beginning writers who want a simple and concrete way to go from concept to...
How to navigate the sticky waters of angry followers, jilted friends, and insulting feedback on your blog.
A detailed honest review of the Klutz Window Art Craft Kit. Includes video and pictures as well!
Goal doesn't have to be a four letter word. This article is a great motivator for anyone who has a dream and doesn't know how to get there. It is all about the process of creating manageable steps.
A tried and true method for organizing a purse so it stays clean and easy to maintain.
You see it at restaurants and bakeries advertised as "red velvet cupcakes" or "delicious red velvet cheesecake." What is it?
You have some extra cheese in the fridge with no immediate plans to use it. Can you freeze it? This Mom tried and here is what she found.
Ideas for those who want to make your anniversary gift, card, or day stand out.
Prepare for summer with your teen by brainstorming ideas for work. A traditional job may not be available for your 13 year old, but there are lots of other opportunities to earn some cash and gain great experience.
Tired of the same old boring dinner party themes? What about a night designed around Facebook? Using iconic lingo and Facebook jargon, create a night to remember. Like!
This is no Martha Stewart rendition of linen stuff. This is the down home, regular gal's guide to not killing yourself when trying to wrestle a comforter into a duvet cover. *No animals were hurt during this tutorial.
A beginner's guide to understanding proofreading. This article gives tips, tricks, and a checklist for new writers who are overwhelmed with the editing process.
Avoid the scams! 11 tips that will help you get the best deal on used car repairs.
Do you let your 8 year old ride their bike to school? An indepth look at the definition and benefit to the free range parenting movement.
The e-book market is exploding with new authors every day. Boost the saleability of your book by including a table of contents at the beginning of your manuscript. The table of contents is the most vital navigational...
Instructions, tips, and strategy for those wanting to win your next Bananagram competition!
When you say the word "addiction", what comes to mind? Most of us immediately think of drugs and alcohol. Yet, there are many different types of addiction. Let's take a closer look.
Do you frequent one of the two most popular coffee shops in America? Have you stopped to think about the assumptions you make when you order something to go? This article debunks the myths surrounding the dejected donut...
If you have a child who shows an affinity to the piano but is not old enough for formal lessons, the following article will give parents ideas for teaching early piano skills.
You are broke and tired of the same old date night- at home with a movie on the couch. This article will give you some fun (and wacky) ideas for your next date!
If you are looking for a piano book and are overwhelmed with the choices, this article will narrow down the field so you can make a decision and get started on your lessons!
Liven up your employees morale, energy, and motivation by creating a wellness workplace program that can promote relationships and ultimately, productivity!
The prospect of adoption is huge. Whether you are a birth parent considering adoption or a prospective adoptive parent, weigh out all the advantages and disadvantages to adoption.
It's the digital age and the world's method of communicating has changed drastically. Though casual communication is more commonplace, writing an informal memo still requires you to follow a few rules!
Learn to throw a dinner party that doesn't leave you stressed and exhausted. Three menus with recipes, tips, preparation ideas, and instructions are included. Choose from an autumn harvest menu, summer harvest menu,...
If you are in charge of a project for your job, community, or religious organization, learn what Microsoft Office software tools will work best for the various tasks involved in managing a project.
If you are considering a career in psychology, this article gives an overview to the most common jobs in the subfield of community psychology.
This article provides an adoptee with practical advice about how to begin the search for a sibling.
If you do not have the time or money for Adobe Photoshop, take advantage of a free online photo editor called PicMonkey.
A collection of poems for anyone married a year, struggling to stay married, or in the golden years of life.
An introduction to the world of piano chords. If you have always wanted to play the piano but have no interest in reading music, this article is for you!
A beginner's guide to reading the notes on the grand staff. Great for kids, adults, and anyone interested in learning how to read music!
A followup article to my Modge Podge furniture project- a list of materials you can use to decoupage a surface!
I've stayed at multiple hotels on Disney property and the Beach Club gets my number #1 vote. Here are ten reasons why you should consider it for your next vacation to see the Mouse!
This article gives you step-by-step instructions for creating a photo or video montage with One True Media. It is a free site for users to make beautiful projects with their photos. A video is included to show what you...
Let's get this straight once and for all; women should nurse wherever and whenever they need to. No more scrutiny, criticism, or isolation for nursing moms!
This is the third article in a series: meals for a week that are healthy, simple, inexpensive, and kid-friendly. This article tackles dinner for a family of five for a week- spending only $40.00!
Why would you read an article on the art of annoying your husband? Because you are sure you are not one of the "annoying" ones, and just to be safe- you will read it to prove that you have done none of these...
The important part about packing for a day in Disney? Pack LIGHT and be prepared. It seems like competing goals right? Fill your backpack with the right gear and you'll be set.
One mom's tips to seeing the characters without the long lines and blazing sun. The article gives tips about lesser known locations, restaurants, and alternative character sighting ideas.
Turn a leftover piece of furniture into a work of art. Use images, letters, magazine clippings, and a bit of paint to create a one of a kind decoration in your home.
A sure fire way to sell your cupcakes at a bake sale. Make them look like mini-pies. An easy recipe that uses common ingredients, no fancy tools, and simple enough for the kids to help!
Fear of failure can be the greatest obstacle to success. Learn how to fail well by drawing inspiration from great people who made a lot of mistakes.
A wanna-be writer embarks on an ambitious challenge to do the number one thing that everyone says writers should do- write. The challenge? Half a million words in 100 days.
This article explains a dramatically different approach to the problem of overeating. Break free from the "dieters" approach and start a journey that will bring ultimate freedom from the tempting power of food.
This article will inspire you with ideas for crafts, decorations, fashion, food, and cupcakes for a mario themed birthday party that centers around the iconic mushroom.
Speaking up about the dangers of adoptive reunions and GSA between parents and children.
A comparison of two top blogging platforms- Blogger and Wordpress. Read this article to help you decide which one is right for you!
Everything you need to know about creating a festive and authentic Mexican taco bar for your next gathering. This article includes all the recipes you need!
If you are looking for the pee and poo dolls, you are at the right place. If you also want to look more closely at the crazy potty training products available, keep reading. If you simply want to laugh at the state of...
A Guilford native and resident foodie weighs in on the best places to get a bite to eat in this historic New England town.
My tribute to the less popular "other" end of the pencil. Erasers count too!
Why is it that middle aged folks seem to regret so much about what they did or didn't do in their twenties? How do you capitalize on the freedom, energy, and enthusiasm of your young adult years so that you will enjoy...
A not so serious look at ways to inspire creative hubs!
Keep your small kitchen organized and running smoothly. Learn how to utilize wall space and keep only the most used items in prime locations. Your kitchen will be easier to keep clean when it's organized well.
No more stressing over an expensive store bought ice cream cake. This easy and fast recipe uses ice cream sandwiches. It's delicious and people will not even know how you made it. There are several variations, and once...
A sarcastic exploration of some of the more outlandish ways women give birth.
Give your postman a reason to laugh and send your friends and family a unique letter in the mail. The possibilities are endless!
A closer look at the negative implications of our obsession with health clubs. Are we really getting any healthier?
Showcasing the often forgotten pomegranate. This article explains how to cut it open, eat it, enjoy it, and decorate with it!
Laundry is a necessary evil that drives most people crazy. My tips are for those who are all about "good enough". It'll get you out of your laundry room and doing the stuff you love.
Tips and tricks for enticing a picky reader. From novel reviews, to incentive ideas, you'll find ways to get your child reading.
Tired of the same old pink and blue shower themes? Why not go green? Use the color green and all sorts of organic and earth friendly ideas to make your baby shower extra special. The care you place in reducing your...
Trying to find the right treatment for molluscum is difficult. Consider cantharone as an option if your child has been diagnosed with this bothersome virus.
You receive a notification from a friend to play words. You lose, badly. How can you avoid this ego bashing event to happen again? Learn these tips and tricks to win every game on words with friends.
Reunions are emotional events. This is a poem written by a woman who reunited with her father and struggled to find the words to express what she was feeling.