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Log Cabins

Log Staining Tips for Log Cabins

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Staining a log cabin is a big job. You want to do it right to justify all your hard work. Follow these tips to give you a job you can be proud of and...

Many DIY Uses for a Toilet Wax Ring

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An old carpenter taught me this trick a few years ago. We were installing doors in a State Police barracks remodel and he pulled out of his box a piece of wax ring used...
7 Alternative Uses of Wine

7 Alternative Uses of Wine

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Wines are primarily intended for drinking. But they have other productive uses if you know them. In this article, we will be talking about wine and how to use it besides drinking. Please read on. You'll surely be amazed at how wine can help you out in a lot of situations.

Country Decorating: Is Americana the Way to Go?

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Many home decorators around the world use a country theme for at least one room in their home. Whether they desire a country kitchen or cozy country family room, there is a wide array...

Clutter Control – Emotions and Language That Stop You From Getting Rid of Clutter

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There is a common vocabulary used by people who are living with clutter. These words and phrases give clues to the effects of clutter on the physical, emotional, and spiritual level. A lot can be...

How to Get Organized at Home When Taking Care of the Elderly With Dementia

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Here are some ideas for how to get organized at home to keep the environment safe and your home life comfortable if you are taking care of the elderly with a dementia. You probably...

How to Use Starch On Men’s Dress Shirts

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Here's how to starch and iron men's dress shirts. Starching Men's Shirt Here's the process of applying starch to men's shirts and later iron them out for the extra professional look: Since too much starch sprayed...
The Joy of Self-Reliant Living

The Joy of Self-Reliant Living

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In this article I'll share with you the basic steps one needs to take to begin this challenging journey of simple living.

The Old Fashioned Touch: Envelope Seals

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What are envelope seals? In this day of email, text messaging and instant messaging, real mail can be something of an anomaly, a special surprise in the mail. If that mail is from a...
Pillow Facts

Pillow Facts and History You Didn’t Already Know

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Sure you already know that pillows can go on your couch or bed. And you already know that you can lay your head on them and rest or even sleep in comfort with the...

Throw a Delightful Kid’s Cowboy/Cowgirl Theme Party!

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You can throw a marvelous Cowboy/cowgirl party at home! We hope to inspire you to give your child a magical birthday! Cowpoke Invitation You can send out Invitations with a Rhyme: "Cowboys and Cowgirls... Mosey on Down!...
Family Budgeting

Household Budget Tips

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After mortgage and rent expenses, food is typically the largest monthly expense for a family of five. And since your mortgage and rent are fixed it makes sense to focus next on your food...

Simplify your Life the Amish Way!

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Maybe the question should be, "What is your biggest challenge when it comes to simplifying your life?" For the first 24 years of my life I lived that simple lifestyle without any extra effort. Email...

A Simpler Time

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As we grow older, we tend to get aggravated by the complexities of the world and yearn for simpler times. You suddenly recognize the complications caused by technology, overcrowding, government bureaucracy, and changes in...

How The Butterfly Effect Can Change The World

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I know how easy it is to feel powerless in today's complex world. That's why it's really important for you to know about The Butterfly Effect. The Butterfly Effect was first stated in 1963 by...