Mackinac Island, located in Lake Huron, between Michigan's lower and upper peninsula's, is an island of enchantment. Rich in history, this quaint island resort is a place that everyone should visit when travelling in...
Temple Grandin is not a place, as some would mistakenly believe, but a person; a person with the diagnosis of autism. The movie, starring Claire Danes, is as accurate an account of this remarkable woman, as any could...
Attention Deficit Disorder, with or without the hyperactivity component, is not just diagnosed in boys. Read the list of easily identifiable symptoms that plague many female students; often gone undiagnosed.
Back to school means reading, research, and writing reports. What better place besides Google to access information than your school or neighborhood library. But, don't think that is all a library is good for...read...
Start a family tradition and beat the back to school blues. An end of the summer party is sure to bring one last blast of fun before it's time to hit the books.
This hub is special: it was my 13th hub since joining Hubpages. I listed here 13 interesting facts about the number 13. It's a fun read.
Three highly contagious children's diseases are described here including photos. This hub also explains symptoms and treatment.
Mental illness affects one in four adults. In some cases, commitment to a psychiatric facility is the best process to protects all parties. Here are the facts about involuntary commitment.
Every day children are temporarily or permanately hurt from home accidents. Here is a list of familiar areas around the home and safety measures to take regarding them. From A for automobile safety to Z for being...
Gardening helps to relieve stress, brings beauty to the environment, and can provide healthy food to share with your family. Berry photos and recipes included.
Arachnophobia is a common fear. How to conquer this and other phobias through awareness and understanding is the key. I'm proof that it can be done.
What is the importance of 4th of July? For the United States, it is 'Independence Day'. Read more to discover the history behind the date.
Father's Day is one 'holiday' that gives us an opportunity to honor dad's everywhere. What does it mean to be a 'good dad'? Read this Hub to discover this authors experience.
Life is complicated-but it doesn't have to be. What is simplicity? I've shared my ideas of this concept here.
Do you know the history behind how Memorial Day was established? This is an informative hub about the purpose behind honoring deceased war veterans and shocking war statistics.
Joy! What is joy? What does it feel like, look like, taste? Do you know the difference between joy and happiness? This hub will help to clarify the wonderful essence of JOY!
Motherhood is influenced by our relationship with our first caregiver/mother. This hub is an offering of 12 positive tips on being an effective parent. It is a tribute to my own mother.