Archive for the 'Family' Category

Environmental Issues With Cheap Artificial Christmas Trees

There is some dispute over whether natural or the comparatively cheap artificial Christmas trees are better for the environment. Artificial trees are typically made out of PVC, a poisonous material that is frequently stabilized with lead. These trees can be used for several years, but they are usually non-recyclable, ending up in landfills. Live trees […]

Show Your Appreciation with Thank You Gift Baskets

Have you ever expressed your gratitude through thank you gift baskets? Every time someone did anything special for me, I often show my appreciation by giving them these gifts. I create these baskets myself and I often incorporate things that the recipients like on the design. They are also available on the market, but people […]

Baby Shower Ideas to Bring Joy and Laughter

Having a baby is a wonderful time in any mothers life. It is about bring that special bundle into the world for all to see and love. You have this wonderful bond with that growing baby and you want to share it with those you hold dear to your heart. You can do that with […]

Tips for a Peaceful Holiday Season

Christmas is often the best time of year, but it can also be one of the most stressful. All of the family functions, driving from house to house, and baking dozens of Christmas cookies often wear us down, but I think we can all agree that the most stressful part of Christmas is shopping for […]

Avoiding Adoption Scam Artists

As with anything where a person or persons hearts and feelings are involved there are quick buck artists out to make a quick buck by pulling on the heartstrings of those who wish to adopt an infant or put an infant up for adoption. It is unfortunate, but true and all too often people involved […]

Walmart Online Shopping

In this day and age, the Internet has replaced a lot of the everyday activity done outside the house. More and more people are turning to the Web to make their household purchases. The majority of stores have jumped onto this lucrative business strategy and WalMart online shopping has followed suit. Taking advantage of WalMart […]

Basements And Garage Stuff Can Be Gold!

by: Ainuddin Mohamad Once every year, it is advisable that a homeowner checks his attic, basement and garage for unwanted stuff. As time passes by, there are some items and appliances that are no longer needed and only take up room.

7 Tips for Saving Money on Electricity

by: Sarah Miller According to the United States Department of energy, the average household spends about $1,300 on electricity annually. This is a lot of money and things such as the weather; the types of lights used and the frequent use of appliances are the deciding factors.

Determining Your Baby Shower Guest List

by: Jennifer Barnett Pregnancy is always an exciting time. You are busy thinking about a thousand things – what sex the baby will be, what name to choose, how to decorate the nursery, etc. But, many of your friends probably have one thing at the top of their priority list – your baby shower. Baby […]