The severity of symptoms associated with bed bug bites varies for each individual. Some people might not even know they were bitten, while others may be so allergic to the bites that they develop a rash and extreme itching. Before you try remedies to treat bed bug bites, make sure a bed bug is responsible.
Cauliflower is a cabbage family vegetable that consists of a large head (curd) of white, purple, green or orange florets. It has a mild flavor and can be used as a substitute for broccoli or potatoes. Cook fresh cauliflower by steaming, boiling, mashing, roasting or sauteing.
Collections look impressive, but have you ever wondered how much time it takes to start one? What about effort? Actually, it's easy!
Phonological awareness is a listening and oral language skill that does not involve print. It is the ability to hear and produce the individual sounds heard within words. The early stages of phonological awareness emerge when babies and toddlers mimic sounds heard to say their first words. It is an essential skill because it sets the foundation for phonics - the ability to match sounds to their co
Straight hair is remarkably quick and easy to get using a flat iron styling tool in the comfort of your home. Ceramic flat irons are generally regarded as the best material that does the least amount of damage to your hair. Professional-grade ceramic irons produce negative ions and infrared heat that seal in moisture as you straighten your hair. By using the proper straightening technique and appl
Google Keep is an simple and intuitive application for taking notes. It is available as an app for Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and higher versions of Android, and as a web app through Google Drive, and as a Google Chrome browser app. It integrates with Google Drive to save and sync notes.
One of the ways to determine how many head of livestock you need to stock your pasture per acre with is by determining or calculating the stocking rate for that pasture. Stocking rate is calculated by AUM/acre, or is the number of animals can be stocked per unit land area per month.
Love can cause a drug-like high, producing fantasies, causing sleeplessness and causing you to ignore other things in your life for this single element. An addictive relationship is characterized by the need to continue to engage with the person despite obvious negative consequences. You should diagnose your relationships with other people and then go through psychological and physical steps to re
Crepes are pancakes' French, feather-light cousin. They are delicious plain or spread with a filling like butter, sugar, jam, chocolate or even something savory. This article describes how to make crepe batter, cook crepes, and serve them with different types of filling.
One of the biggest myths of using frequent flyer miles to travel internationally is the perception that you must travel during low-season to find a seat. While it is true that airlines usually set aside fewer seats for frequent flyer award travel when the likelihood is higher that paying passengers will want to purchase those seats, there are some techniques you can use to maximize your chances of
What could be better than combining two great childhood food memories to create a delicious and colorful Easter treat? You can add S’mores with Peeps to your children’s Easter baskets or serve them with Easter morning breakfast. The steps below show how easy it is to add marshmallow Peeps to your traditional S’mores to make a wickedly sweet Easter treat.
Unwanted texts can be annoying and unexpectedly costly, especially if your data plan doesn't allow unlimited texts. If you're getting mountains of texts from a clingy ex or an automated spam-bot, your inbox space is being wasted and your bank account's being drained. Nip the problem in the bud before your next billing statement! This guide will help you block unwanted texts once and for all.
Got a case of the fleas? It happens to all pet owners from time to time. If the thought of using flea bombs and sprays to get rid of these pests gives you the jitters, you'll be happy to know that using natural flea control methods can also be effective. Your vacuum is the most powerful tool you can use against fleas, and safe, natural household supplies like baking soda and lemon peels are close
If the same old dyed Easter eggs are no longer cutting it, or if you want to add an element of sophistication to your holiday, design print eggs using cardboard template designs, an old nylon stocking and dye.
Easter egg hunts are a common Easter holiday tradition, especially for children. Organizing an Easter egg hunt indoors can sometimes be your best option, especially if the Easter holiday occurs on a snowy or rainy day. An indoor Easter egg hunt can also be necessary if you live in an apartment or condominium community that does not present the option for an outdoor hunt. Continue reading this arti
Tomatoes, those fabulous fruits masquerading as vegetables, are use in a seemingly infinite amount of recipes. Occasionally recipes called for diced tomatoes, or seedless diced tomatoes. Never diced a tomato before? Don't worry--here's are several ways to dice and seed tomatoes. You'll be a pro in no time.
There are a variety of reasons you may wish to read the Bible. It may be that you are Christian but have never read the Bible or have not read the entire Bible. It may be that you are not Christian but wish to read the text so as to understand it and be better able to discuss it with your peers. You may wish to read the Bible for academic purposes, such as to gain an understanding of ancient Near
Decorating Easter eggs is a fun activity that you can do with your kids. There are numerous ways to make the eggs colorful without sticking to a traditional kit. When working with art supplies, always work with hard boiled eggs. After ten minutes on the stove and some cooling down time, you're ready! Assemble your materials and let's get started.
When you lose someone or something very precious to you, the grief can be intense. Pain, sad memories, and unanswered questions can haunt you. You may even feel that you'll never be the same - that you'll never laugh or be whole again. Take heart - though there is no way to grieve without pain, there are healthy ways to grieve which allow you to constructively move forward. Don't settle for a li
Every April the Easter Bunny comes hopping down the bunny trail. Kids love him because he hides Easter eggs in gardens and parks. Learn how to draw him by following this hippity-hoppity tutorial!
In geometry, a triangular prism is a three-sided polyhedron with two parallel triangular bases and three rectangular faces. It should not be confused with a pyramid. If you want to calculate the volume of a triangular prism, all you have to do is find the area of one of the triangular bases and multiply it by the height of the shape.
If you're planning to hold an Easter party for children, it's important to have a few games to keep them entertained along with the usual Easter goodies like chocolate and sugar treats. There are a number of Easter-themed games you could include in your Easter children's party and this article has rounded up some really fun ones that are likely to be a big hit.
Photograph albums are often among our most treasured possessions. And what can you do if your photo album gets wet? Don't panic--here are some things to try.
A fever is an important part in the body's natural defense against infection. Although a fever itself is not an illness, if it exceeds temperatures of 40 degrees Celsius or 104 degrees Fahrenheit, it can become very dangerous. If you're concerned about a fever running too high, try some of these methods for bringing it down yourself at home.
Peeps are a delicious Easter treat, but you can also enjoy them in your favorite mixed drink — by making Peeps-infused vodka! Here's how to make a sugary, marshmallow-flavored infusion.
Near the end of a pregnancy and throughout the labor period, women experience contractions, a periodic tightening and relaxing of the uterine muscle leading up to birth. Timing contractions is a useful way to determine whether labor is occurring and how soon the birth will take place. Read on for information on how to time contractions.
Imagine inhaling the deep, mysterious scent of lilacs wafting through your screen on a warm summer's evening. Lilacs aren't difficult to grow if you give them plenty of water and plant them in full sun. There are over 100 species of lilacs, all of which grow as bushes or trees and produce fragrant flowers. Read on to learn how to grow and care for lilacs.
For an extra special secret message, hide your note inside an actual egg! Blow the yolk from inside and then insert your note. While your message may need to be short it will certainly be sweet and a wonderful way to surprise that special someone.
Smoke and nicotine can stick to interior walls, window screens and household linens and carpets, trapping the smell inside the house. Removing smoke smells requires a total cleaning of the house, air purifying and replacement of carpets and paint. You can learn how to get smoke smells out of your house by following these steps.
Are small paperclips, screws and other small items constantly in the way? Need a better organizational system but can’t seem to find one? You don’t have to suffer with discord in your home when you could create a special organizational system that involves storing your items in small jars that can be housed underneath your cabinets.