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How to Hold a Handstand

Doing a handstand requires you to have a mastery of strength, technique, and balance. Whether you’re a cheerleader, a gymnast, or a yogi, learning to do a handstand can help you get centered, learn balancing techniques, and move on toward more advanced skills, such as the front walkover or the front handspring. Once you’ve learned how to do a handstand, however, you will want to know how to be abl

How to Make Crispy Cream Cheese Wontons

Cream cheese wontons have a crispy outside and a creamy, delicious inside. This crispy cream cheese wontons recipe serves 8 to 10 people, with 2 to 3 wontons per person.

How to Make a Hula Hoop

Hula hooping is a fun activity that can be a great cardiovascular exercise, burning up to 200 calories per 30 minutes of use. Hula hoops purchased at a store can be too big, too small, or too light for your personal preference. Use the following steps on how to make a hula hoop that measures up to your individual needs.

How to Meditate

The goal of meditation is to focus and quiet your mind, eventually reaching a higher level of awareness and inner calm. It may come as a surprise to learn that you can meditate anywhere and at any time, allowing yourself to access a sense of tranquility and peace no matter what's going on around you. This article will introduce you to the basics of meditation, enabling you to begin your journey on

How to Renew a Canadian Passport

Canadian passports are issued to residents of Canada for the purpose of international travel and identification. Depending on circumstances, Canadian passports need to be renewed every 2, 5, or 10 years. Check the expiration date on your passport to learn when yours expires, and try to renew no later than one year after that date so you qualify for the simpler renewal method. If you are under 16 y

How to Make Lavender Water

Lavender water is popularly used to scent linens or clothing. Spray a little on most any type of fabric before you iron it, and the fresh lavender scent will linger for days to come. You can also use it as an air freshener or furniture spray. If you have trouble sleeping, spray a little on your pillow to help you relax and drift off at night.

How to Enjoy a Day Off

Finally, you get a day off of school or work, but now you've got to decide what to do. Would you like a relaxing day at home, an exciting day starting a new project, or even organizing a trip outside? Even if you're the kind of person who normally enjoys a relaxing or productive day off, consider trying out the other kind once in a while.

How to Plant Juniper

Junipers are coniferous plants with green, needle-like leaves. There are many different juniper cultivars available, and each may have its own particular needs. A few planting and care requirements are consistent throughout the species, however.

How to Track an iPhone With Find My iPhone

Some say the best thing to do when you get lost is to stay put. Fortunately, the iPhone does exactly that when you lose it. Unfortunately, it doesn't know how to politely ask passersby for help or how to send smoke signals (in fact, if someone did see it, they would most likely steal it). In order to locate your iPhone the next time you misplace it, you'll want to use the Find My iPhone program.

How to Grow Hydroponic Tomatoes

Hydroponic tomatoes are grown in a nutrient solution rather than soil, although they are typically placed in a non-soil material that can support their roots and hold the nutrients. Growing tomatoes hydroponically allows the grower to raise them in a controlled environment with less chance of disease, faster growth, and greater fruit yield. However, hydroponic gardening is much more labor intensiv

How to Make Egg Salad

Egg salad is a classic lunch recipe. This popular sandwich has been made for generations in America, and it can be made with widely available ingredients, including bread and a half-dozen eggs. Learn how to make egg salad.

How to Make Someone Happy

Making someone happy just for the sake of it can be one of the most rewarding feelings in this world. Brightening up a person’s day, whether the person is your best friend or your waiter, can bring you good karma and will make your day brighter in turn. To make someone happy, you have to be genuine, open, and willing to put in some effort to make a difference.

How to Replace Damaged Roof Shingles

Damaged shingles can seriously cut into the life of a roof. To keep your house secure, it's important to regularly evaluate and replace damaged shingles to make sure your home is safe and dry. You can learn to properly evaluate, remove, and replace damaged shingles efficiently.

How to Back Up an iPhone to iCloud

iCloud is Apple's backup service that stores your data on its Internet servers, or "the cloud," for remote access anywhere. iCloud is very powerful if you rely on a fleet of Apple products for your daily work and entertainment, as it alleviates the need for manual transfer of data. Although iPhones back up to iCloud wirelessly by default, you may also want to implement a manual backup. Learn how w

How to Be a Mystic

Being a mystic is a lifelong process of learning and deep contemplation which must not be taken as a game or very lightly. Identifying the spiritual practice or tradition which speaks to you and starts answering the questions you're interested in is step one. But then the real work starts. If you want to get a personal connection to the spiritual world as a mystical thinker, you can learn to lay a

How to Distress Cabinets

Renovating an historic house can be a challenging and expensive proposition. If you crave the look of an old farmhouse kitchen without having to tackle that large of a project, distressing your existing cabinets may be your solution.

How to Dewax Lemons

Lemons are often coated with wax to keep the peel fresh and glossy. This wax is considered safe to eat, but if you need to zest the lemon, you may still wish to de-wax it before proceeding.

How to Pamper Yourself

Pampering yourself can include a wide range of activities, all of which should be tailored towards making you feel happy and relaxed. Whether you are pampering your body, mind, or heart, sit back and relax. When you are pampered, you enjoy being it.

How to Date Old Ball Mason Jars

Jar collecting is definitely not an activity where one can acquire a varsity letter jacket, but still is a cool hobby. Mason jars are molded glass jars used for canning fruits and vegetables and also used by moonshine makers. Production of Mason jars started around 1880 and continues today. Older Mason jars are not recommended for canning because the glass is prone to shatter; however, they can be

How to Be Sympathetic

Sympathy involves an attempt to understand someone's problems from a different perspective than your own. Even if this is something you struggle with, you can support your friends and loved ones by learning to express sympathy. Follow these steps to do so, keeping your doubts or negative reactions to yourself, and you may find that you develop more genuine sympathetic feelings than you expected.

How to Kick a Ball

Kicking a ball is an essential part of a variety of games, including soccer, American football, rugby, and lots of other sports. Not to mention that kicking a ball around the backyard informally is great fun. To learn to kick the ball safely and properly, you can learn to kick it off the ground, punt it up in the air, and learn other more complicated kicks to help you have fun.

How to Remove the Ask Toolbar from Chrome

You may have accidentally downloaded the Ask toolbar onto your computer. The Ask toolbar is a web search engine and toolbar that is available through other free programs such as Java or an Adobe update. It then replaces your chosen search engine and your home page will be In order to remove this toolbar from Chrome, you can try to remove it via the Chrome settings, but it may be ne

How to Stay Safe

The world can sometimes seem like a very scary and dangerous place, but fortunately there are some precautions you can take. While nothing can completely protect you from every danger, you can prepare yourself as best as possible to avoid potential dangers or to deal with them when they happen.

How to Fold Altar Linens

Catholics, Anglicans, and other liturgical Christian churches use various traditional linens at and around the altar during a service. When preparing these linens for storage, you should fold them up using a few standard guidelines.

How to Be a Champion

Champions do so much more than win. Part attitude, part natural ability, and part hard work, living your life like a champion is possible in all walks of life, whether you're an athlete, academic, or air-traffic controller. You can learn to find the right kind of championship and define success for yourself, laying the groundwork with a training regimen, and how to be a good winner who carries you

How to Become a Welder

Welders help build the world. In fields from construction to car racing and manufacturing, welders use their skills to fuse metal together, to the proper specifications and strength. If you're interested in learning to become a welder, you can build the necessary skills in vocational or specialty schools, seek out essential on-the-job training, and get certified to get the best jobs available. Se

How to Create a Partition

Hard drive partitions allow the computer to treat one hard drive as multiple distinct volumes. This enables you to install multiple operating systems or create a second drive for storing specific files. You can easily create new partitions from your free space in Windows and Mac, though Windows XP users will need third-party tools to accomplish the same thing.

How to Keep the Conversation Flowing with a Girl (for Guys)

Sure, you're good at walking across a crowded room and introducing yourself to a girl to get her attention. But do you ever feel after a few minutes that you've run out of things to talk about? Or maybe you've just gotten up the courage to talk to the girl of your dreams, but you feel completely tongue-tied and awkward once the conversation gets going. Whether you're outgoing or shy, you can keep

How to Feed Puppies

Having a brand new puppy at home can be a ton of fun but it will also require a lot of work to keep happy and healthy. Puppies, just like human babies, need proper nutrition for normal healthy growth and development. Making educated choices about your new puppy's nutrition is important to getting that little pup off to the right start.

How to Call Dubai

Dubai is the largest city by population in the United Arab Emirates, or UAE. Foreigners make up more than 80% of this population, connecting Dubai to countries all over the world. The next time you need to connect to Dubai, read on to make sure that the call gets through properly. News | Awards & Certificates | Promote Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Uninstall Info

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