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your Recipes Together As a
lot of you probably know by now -- I'm a recipe fanatic. I have written
about how to create your own computer cookbook which is about organizing recipes
that you find on the Internet or in your e-mail from recipe lists. Now I'd
like to write about how to organize recipe clippings (from magazines or
newspapers), recipe cards, and recipes in books. I know of a few methods
that may help you with your recipe organization.
Breastfeeding My NICU Baby
I would never have imagined that my baby would be
taken to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) shortly after his birth.
a Family Album A Family Album is a great keepsake for future
generations of your family to learn about their ancestors. It is also a great
item to create and give as a gift to another family member. Family Albums should
include photos and facts on each family member featured in the book.
My Mother Taught Me
Motherhood, what does it mean? It means different things to
all people, but to me it is love, trust, guidance, and communication.
Do Commercial & Homemade Cleaning Products Clean Equally?
The results are in! Homemade cleaners equal
and even outperform commercial household cleaning products!
Well-intentioned resolutions will fall flat in the face of stiff
restraining forces without character and social reinforcements.
a Believer to be an Achiever
Believing in yourself comes from knowing what you are really capable of doing. When it's your turn to step up to the plate, realize that you won't hit a homerun every time.
Candle Holders Butterfly candle holders are easy to make and a
great gift idea. The materials are very inexpensive, and you can use your
imagination for a variety of designs.
Training Made Easier
Many parents want to know the best and easiest
way to potty train their toddler. Some hear about their neighbor's son who
was using the potty at 18 months, others are expecting a second (or maybe third)
child, and are worried about the added expense of buying an extra bag of
diapers, and even others feel that 24 months is the exact age to begin potty
training. There are many reasons why parents want to begin to potty train
their children, but the question is: is it the right reason?
Your Career The executive recruiter is on the other line. It's the third time this month you've had a call from someone wanting to offer you better work for a better boss.
Does Baby Really Need?
it comes to what you "must have" for your new baby, everyone has an
opinion. If you don't think so,
just ask around.
Easy Ideas for Organizing Kids Artwork
Very often, these masterpieces that your children
create are brought home and proudly displayed. But what do you do when all of
the artwork begins to take over your home?
Senior Care Tips for your Seven Year Old Pet
Any dog or cat owner can tell you that the bond they have with their
animal is a powerful one that brings joy to both parties' lives. Some
pet owners show their love by regularly grooming their animals, buying
expensive treats and the finest chew toys available. But as pets grow
older, owners need to begin focusing more on veterinary and health care
programs to fit the changing needs of their pets.
Your Desk For many people, their desks are where they live most of the day. And many of these environments are overwhelming disasters. I'm often hired to be a "desk doctor," and I can't tell you the number of times I've walked in and seen a desk that easily could have been mistaken for the home of a pack rat, yet the client assures me that he or she has cleaned up for my arrival.
On Goals The crackle of fallen leaves conjures up memories
of past things. Like Persephone,
and so many other children of reflective thinking, preparing to make that slow
march to the start of winter, thinking back on yet another start of the season
of paper, paste, pencils, and paints quickens my step and heart.
You Want to Make Your Own Wedding Favors?
An article to help you get started.