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4th of July Crafts

The 4th of July will be here soon. This is a great time to spend with friends and family while celebrating our country’s heritage. One great way to help kids learn about the 4th of July is through crafts. As you do these crafts with kids, you can help them …

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What is Country Home Decor?

Home decor can be defined in many ways. You can paint the outside or the inside of your house in many different country colors. You can wallpaper the inside of your house in different country prints. The curtains can also match whatever decor you may want to use, whether it …

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Princess Parties

Lots of little girls get caught up in the magic of being a princess. Go to any toy store and you’ll see aisle after aisle of princess products and when has there been a Halloween without several if not a load of princess costumed kids coming to the door? See …

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Tips For Aquaponics DIY Enthusiasts

Commercial aquaculture methods would be impractical for the average Aquaponics DIY enthusiast to use for growing his or her own fresh produce. Luckily there are plenty of things you can do right in your backyard to grow a decent aquaponics garden. This extremely efficient method has exploded in popularity due …

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Solar Roof Installation Projects Soar

Despite economic pressure, the green roofing movement continues to gain popularity. Buildings of all shapes and sizes have jumped the bandwagon to join in big solar installation projects. Solar roofs offer great benefits for homes and buildings looking to reduce their carbon footprint and dependence on traditional energy sources. Even …

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Arts and Crafts For the Elderly

The picture used to be locked in to an antiquated version of crafts for the elderly: they were relegated to cutting out construction paper Christmas tree chains and Valentines, making doilies, and fussing with clay or paints. Maybe crafts for the elderly were thought of as siblings to crafts for …

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Halloween Party Craft Ideas

If you are having a kids’ party near Halloween, you might like the idea of having of a Halloween craft party. The kids get to have lots of fun and be creative at the same time. When it’s time to go home they also get to take home the treasures …

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Half Penny Dolls

Half Penny Dolls have been around for many generations. They probably were named for the inexpensive nature of the materials used to make them–bits of wire, wool, and string. Half Penny Dolls should not be confused with Penny Dolls, which are dolls carved from wood, also known as Peg Dolls …

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How to Collect Bing & Grondahl Christmas Plates

Bing & Grondahl Christmas plates and ornaments are highly prized among collectors. So if you want to start collecting, here’s some background knowledge that you need to know about the company itself, and how to start a collection of your own. The History Of Bing & Grondahl In 1853, Bing …

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