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Lorelei Cohen (Lady Lorelei)

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You can also find my articles under the pen name Ladymermaid. I have been writing online since early 2007. Writing is my work, my passion, and my play. I love it. There is a great deal of freedom and enjoyment in having the opportunity to work from home. 

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  • Anti Inflammatory Foods I Include in my Diet
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    Anti Inflammatory Foods I Include in my Diet

    17 months ago

    This is a list of the top inflammation fighting foods that I include in my diet. Studies have shown that these foods aide in the reduction of inflammation from chronic illness such as arthritis. Herbs

  • Swallowing Difficulty: Working Around the Health Issues
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    Swallowing Difficulty: Working Around the Health Issues

    17 months ago

    I don't eat oranges anymore because I am afraid that I will choke as I attempt to swallow their stringy pulp. Swallowing is difficult for me so there are many foods which I no longer attempt to eat...

  • Free Online Jigsaw Puzzles
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    Free Online Jigsaw Puzzles

    2 years ago

    Online jigsaw puzzles come in a wide variety of skill levels so you know there is one that is perfect for you. There are preschool, easy, medium, and so gosh darn hard that it hurts the old brain to

  • Dinosaurs for Children: The Museum of Ancient Life
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    Dinosaurs for Children: The Museum of Ancient Life

    5 months ago

    What truly fascinated us throughout our visit was this museum's interactive play stations for children. These little play stops for kids are one of the most delightful features of this dinosaur museum

  • Living with Myositis - JO1 Antibodies - Antisynthetase syndrome
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    Living with Myositis - JO1 Antibodies - Antisynthetase syndrome

    6 weeks ago

    When you are diagnosed with a rare illness like Myositis Jo-1 antibodies, Antisynthetase syndrome, your diagnosis can be confusing as well as more than just a little frustrating. Myositis is rare...

  • Spinach and Chicken Casserole Recipe
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    Spinach and Chicken Casserole Recipe

    22 months ago

    Low fat, high antioxidant, and oozing vitamins it is a recipe that is sure to have the spinach lovers in your family asking for more. This chicken and spinach is a casserole meal that is deliciously...

  • Romantic Home Date Ideas
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    Romantic Home Date Ideas

    11 months ago

    Staying home to spend time with the one you love can be very romantic. Life is hectic and sometimes it is just nice to hide away from the world with the one that you love. Have a romantic date...

  • Copy and Paste Without Permission is Plagiarism
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    Copy and Paste Without Permission is Plagiarism

    8 weeks ago

    Sometimes plagiarism occurs due a lack of knowledge as to how an article or image should be properly cited. Occasionally the plagiarism is intentional. No matter what the circumstances are the act of

  • Sick House Syndrome
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    Sick House Syndrome

    5 months ago

    The air that you are breathing inside your home may contain formaldehyde, carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, asbestos, lead dust, sulfur dioxide, radon gas, as well as other numerous pollutants. It...

  • How to Get Rid of The January Blues
    27

    How to Get Rid of The January Blues

    11 months ago

    That nasty old January depression can work it's way into your world before you know it. It just seems to creep in and then there you are all upset, sad, and blue.Well you are not alone. Depression

  • How to Enjoy the Christmas Holidays Alone
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    How to Enjoy the Christmas Holidays Alone

    2 days ago

    Christmas is a holiday of love, peace, joy, and giving, but when you are single, it can also be a very lonely time of year if you don't prepare for it. Fortunately Father Time is a wonderful old soul

  • The Difference Between a Fruit and a Vegetable
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    The Difference Between a Fruit and a Vegetable

    13 months ago

    They are foods we grow and most are healthy for us. It would appear that fruits and vegetables basically seem to have the same characteristics. So which foods are a fruit and which are a vegetable...

  • Natural Flu Remedies to Make Breathing Easier
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    Natural Flu Remedies to Make Breathing Easier

    13 months ago

    This flu season think natural, and instead of turning to the drugstore to help you feel better, use the traditional old time remedies which have been so very useful in the past for helping to relieve

  • Creating Linkage: 15 places to link your blog
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    Creating Linkage: 15 places to link your blog

    2 years ago

    Reputable sites to link to in that big old online world that we so fondly refer to as Cyberland are out there and you just have to find them. This article will provide you with a few great sites to

  • Butter: a conditioner for your hands, hair, nails, and cast iron frying pan
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    Butter: a conditioner for your hands, hair, nails, and cast iron frying pan

    18 months ago

    Grandmothers know that butter is a food product that can be used for far more than just baking. As young mothers they discovered exactly how important butter was for a number of tasks in the home...

  • Shortbread Cookie Recipe
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    Shortbread Cookie Recipe

    17 months ago

    This shortbread cookie recipe is unique from others in that the dough does not need to be refrigerated. This means that this shortbread is much quicker and easier to prepare than other recipes...

  • The Power Of A Smile
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    The Power Of A Smile

    8 months ago

    One simple smile has the power to calm fear, insecurity, hurt, and anxiety. It has the power within it to change the world because smiles are contagious. There is a lot of power in a smile. Share them

  • Canadian humor, facts, fiction, language, and traditions
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    Canadian humor, facts, fiction, language, and traditions

    5 months ago

    Canada's national languages, symbols, and traditions were formed through the unique circumstances which this country developed under. Canada is a bilingual multi-cultural country. Multiculturalism

  • Eager Hill Hiking Trail
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    Eager Hill Hiking Trail

    6 months ago

    The Eager Hill Fire Lookout was built on Eager Hill, Cranbrook, British Columbia Canada in 1948. It was common practice in B. C. to have manned lookout towers to aide in the detection of forest fires

  • Symptoms of the H1N1 Swine Flu Virus
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    Symptoms of the H1N1 Swine Flu Virus

    12 months ago

    The H1N1 virus, or swine flu, had a large number of people concerned about this possible pandemic illness. This influenza outbreak is different from others because very few had existing antibodies to

  • Banana Cream Oatmeal Crust Pie Recipe
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    Banana Cream Oatmeal Crust Pie Recipe

    9 months ago

    This low cholesterol Banana Cream pie recipe means that having high cholesterol is not going to make you give up on dessert. Quite the opposite in fact. You can go ahead and have seconds this pie is

  • Brainfog: Cognitive Dysfunction
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    Brainfog: Cognitive Dysfunction

    7 months ago

    Brainfog does exist and for those who suffer from its symptoms it can be a frustrating syndrome to deal with. Cognitive dysfunction as this phenomenon is professionally termed is a state of mental...

  • How To Freeze Rhubarb
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    How To Freeze Rhubarb

    17 months ago

    Rhubarb is a large leafed plant with edible stalks that grows like a bad weed any where that it gets the opportunity to be planted. It is a very hardy perennial yet rather than being harvested with...

  • Green Tea and Belly Fat Loss?
    206

    Green Tea and Belly Fat Loss?

    17 months ago

    Looking for the full scoop on green tea and its ability to help reduce belly fat? Well pour yourself a nice strong cup of green tea and sit back down to read why this beverage helps to reduce fat...

  • The Nutritional Facts of Iceberg Lettuce
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    The Nutritional Facts of Iceberg Lettuce

    17 months ago

    A century ago Iceberg lettuce was piled high on produce shelves consumers could not get enough of it yet today consumers are turning away from Iceberg lettuce and reaching for darker leaf vegetables

  • The Proper Way To Clean A Teapot
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    The Proper Way To Clean A Teapot

    16 months ago

    Cleaning the teapot is a job that definitely does not get done as often as it should. Well it is time to stop putting this task off, it is time to give your teapot the respect that it deserves...

  • New Years Eve Superstitions
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    New Years Eve Superstitions

    7 months ago

    I have my superstitions and this is my little tale of a certain New Year's Eve superstition which I stumbled upon as a child and one which there unfortunately seems to be absolutely no way to forget.

  • Short Stories - Secret Love
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    Short Stories - Secret Love

    8 months ago

    We have all had them, those secret loves that for one reason or another we cannot bring ourselves to tell anyone about it, not even the person that we desire. Sometimes love isn't that easy to find

  • What Are Nightshade Plants?
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    What Are Nightshade Plants?

    17 months ago

    The words Nightshade Plant bring up images of mysterious workings within the gloom of night, the creation of magic spells or poisonous concoctions, images of witches and of medicine men silently...

  • Licorice: It is not Just Candy
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    Licorice: It is not Just Candy

    12 months ago

    Why would licorice not be classified as a candy? We generally find it in the candy section of the grocery store, we eat it as a sweet snack, and hand it out with Halloween treats. It is a root plant

  • Naturally Removing Excess Mucous and Phlegm
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    Naturally Removing Excess Mucous and Phlegm

    13 months ago

    Where mucus is concerned too much of a good thing is not a good thing. You drown in the very fluids that your body produces to protect you from harm. Fortunately there are natural treatments to help.

  • Health Benefits Of Drinking Green Tea
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    Health Benefits Of Drinking Green Tea

    16 months ago

    There are many advantages to adding the health benefits of green tea into your daily regimen. This hot beverage has been brewed in the East for medicinal purposes for hundreds of years. Antioxidant...

  • Health Dangers Of Soy Products
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    Health Dangers Of Soy Products

    9 months ago

    Magazine articles touted the amazing health benefits of soy as a healthy protein food choice. Now new studies question if soy products are as safe as we have been led to believe. New studies indicate

  • What is and what do you do with E-Waste?
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    What is and what do you do with E-Waste?

    13 months ago

    E-waste or electronic waste as it is commonly known is becoming one of the largest disposal problems of our generation. The influx of potentially toxic waste into landfills has governments scrambling

  • Biotin: Can it be Used to Reverse Hair Loss
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    Biotin: Can it be Used to Reverse Hair Loss

    11 months ago

    Biotin, Vitamin H, and Vitamin B7 are all one and the same and your body requires you to ingest this essential vitamin on a daily basis. A deficiency of Biotin is rare but symptoms can include low...

  • Pepper And Allergies To It
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    Pepper And Allergies To It

    17 months ago

    Allergies to black pepper do occur and if you are one of the individuals who suffers from a black pepper allergy than this article is for you. Pepper is one of our most common spices and allergies to

  • Zero Calorie Foods - Negative Calorie Foods
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    Zero Calorie Foods - Negative Calorie Foods

    11 months ago

    Although all foods contain calories some foods take so much energy to digest that your body burns up the calories from them in the process of consuming them. These are called Zero Calorie Foods...

  • Raynauds Phenomenon
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    Raynauds Phenomenon

    2 days ago

    Raynaud's Phenomenon is one of the quieter illnesses out there but for those who suffer from a severe form of this syndrome can be devastating. Risk of severe infection or the death of body tissue due

  • Henna Hair Coloring (Lawsonia Inermis)
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    Henna Hair Coloring (Lawsonia Inermis)

    8 weeks ago

    Henna is a natural hair and beauty product used by people throughout the world. The property found within Henna that makes it desirable as a beauty product is the reddish dye within the plant's leaves

  • Metals: Copper Allergies
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    Metals: Copper Allergies

    20 months ago

    Metals are not something which our body usually needs but copper is one of the few metals which our body does require to maintain optimum health. But like all the other little components that keep...

  • Falling In Love: The Chemical Changes
    267

    Falling In Love: The Chemical Changes

    7 months ago

    Believe if you will that falling in love is controlled by a little fellow in a diaper as he flies randomly shooting arrows at those around him. Just know that you can run from love but you can't hide

  • Toxic Nonstick Cookware
    37

    Toxic Nonstick Cookware

    8 months ago

    The safety issues of toxic chemicals within nonstick cookware was brought to my attention back in 1983. A news cast came on TV about large numbers of household birds dying without a visible reason...

  • Natural Love Potions
    98

    Natural Love Potions

    8 months ago

    Studies are proving that natural love potions do indeed exist. There are love potions which can increase your sexual attractiveness to members of the opposite sex. Curious as to which natural scents

  • Myositis: JO-1 Antibodies
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    Myositis: JO-1 Antibodies

    20 months ago

    Jo-1 antibodies are a marker for people with Polymyositis or Dermatomyositis. These antibodies are very rare and classed into the category of rare diseases. I have Jo1 antibodies and they are the hardest

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