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Banana is a fruit commonly found in most households. Yet - we never realize the diverse benefits and uses that this fruit has. Apart from being a fantastic source of potassium, banana peels are packed with nutrients and vitamins....
Egyptian Ice Trays and Other Fun Facts about Refrigeration through the Ages Refrigeration of one sort or another goes back at least three thousand years. Ancient Chinese made a practice of cutting ice and storing it for later use as...
Wood treatments, paint, or other chemicals may not be your best answer when it comes to preserving wood outdoors. Learn why wooden pagodas built in the far east lasted for centuries.
How A Small Invention That Lit The Way For Our Forefathers Is Still Burning Strong Today The history of oil lamps is fascinating, for without the ability to provide light after dusk, our ancestors' progress would have been slowed immensely....
Just like the title says, let's get to sawing and measuring! Of course, we'll need a saw. I suggest a hand saw, coping saw or one of each. Make sure that they are the correct size for your child....
Originally native to the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, peppermint has been used since as far in time as 1.000 BC in Egypt. It's sweet and refreshing scent has made peppermint essential oil a favourite of many aromatherapy producers....
All flowers have a meaning. The Victorians used to use flowers as a symbol to express their feelings. Here is a list of different flowers and their meanings. Flower Meanings (A) - Flower Meanings (B) - Flower Meanings (C) -...
Embarking on a home improvement project is a fun and rewarding way to spend spare time. With a myriad of ideas available in books and on the Internet, ideas abound for quick makeovers that yield dramatic results and useful...
35 tried and true tips to show her just how much you really love her. 1. Learn a few love words in another language, like I love you and recite it to her: I love you (English) Je vous aime...
All flowers have a meaning. The Victorians used to use flowers as a symbol to express their feelings. Here is a list of different flowers and their meanings. Flower Meanings (A) - Flower Meanings (B) - Flower Meanings (C) -...