Vertigo (1958) is a classic Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece starring James Stewart and Kim Novak. The DVD is available on Amazon. This is Mishael Austin Witty's review of the film plus a fun quiz!
Deglingos stuffed animals are undeniably ugly, but they're wonderfully stimulating and educational for the little one in your life.
August 24th is National Waffle Day. This hub discusses how waffles have changed over time.
My mother-in-law was a shining example of unconditional love and acceptance. This is my tribute to her.
This is a review of the 2004 version of the movie Alfie, starring Jude Law.
What Lies Beneath (2000) is a fabulous mystery/thriller starring Michelle Pfeiffer and Harrison Ford. The DVD is available on Amazon.
John of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford can count many of Europe’s royal persons among their descendants, as well as some American presidents. John and Kate are also my 18th great-grandparents (though I’m not...
Love sugar but hate the calories? Give Ideal a try! Xylitol (the main ingredient of Ideal) has a number of amazing health benefits.
It's a well known fact that people who have pets are happier and healthier than people who don't, and elderly people probably need pets more than the rest of us do. Which dog breed is best? Small and medium-sized dogs...
The Bath and Body Works fragrances in this list are perfect for cooler weather wear.
Kombucha is a fermented (but non-alcoholic) tea that is usually made by adding a colony of yeast and bacteria to either black or green tea, mixed with sugar. The western world is just now beginning to accept the unusual...
Red tea, also known as rooibos (which is pronounced "roy-boss," for those of you who are wondering), has been a popular addition to South African diets for many years. What are the health benefits of red tea?...
Here's the story of how I tried, and failed, to lose weight with the Two-Week Tune-Up Plan. If you follow my example, you can fail to lose the weight, too!
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Have an ant problem but don't have the money for professional exterminators? Here's a simple, cheaper option for doing your own ant extermination.
I wonder if the mothers of these celebrities thought they were getting the ultimate April Fools' joke when they went into labor.
The Wiggles are Australia's top earners and your child's first "pop idols." This is a review of their "best of" collection.
Fox squirrels may look like both gray squirrels and red squirrels, but they're a completely different animal. And they're not extinct, contrary to what some people might think.
They're so ugly they're beautiful. Half-horse, half-fish, 100-percent unique in the animal world. The Latin name for their genus, Hippocampus, says it all.
People who were born on March 17 can celebrate by watching parades and can drink green-dyed beer with their birthday cake.
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The bunnies, the baskets, the chocolate, and don't forget the Peeps! Too bad moms in delivery can't enjoy all the sweet treats of Easter while they're in labor. And all the moms of the celebrities in this hub were in...
It seemed only natural to include a hub about five famous people who were born on the same day I was - March 5.
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How does a family tree work, and how can Ancestry.com help you? Read this hub and find out!
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Women have always had to come up with alternatives to their own breast milk when it came to feeding their babies. This is the history of dry nursing.
The blender is one of the most common kitchen items in the United States, and it shows up on almost every new bride’s registry list. This is how it got its start.
February 22 is my grandfather's birthday. If he was still alive, he would be 89 years old. To honor him, here is my list of five famous people who were born on that day.
An important part of most people's brushing routine is toothpaste. But how did this important brushing aid come into being?
The earliest historical record of pillow use is from about 7000 BCE in the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia. These pillows were not at all like our pillows today, however. They were hard - usually made of stone.
What if your birthday was Valentine's Day? Would you resent having to share your birthday with all those decorated hearts and flowers? Or would you feel honored to share your special day with the romantic symbolism and...
Breast cancer is the second most common form of cancer diagnosed in women, and certain foods can actually help prevent breast cancer.
Decorating vintage tooled leather handbags is a fun and easy way to turn something old and boring into something new and exciting. As seen on the Martha Stewart Show, this is one craft that anyone can do.
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This hub discusses why iron is important for pregnant women, what food sources contain iron, and what to do if you are diagnosed with low iron.
This hub relates my husband's experience fishing for herring with the hopes that you will be able to experience the thrill of herring fishing yourself.
This is a hub written mostly by my husband. The information shared here is one of the best kept fishing secrets.
Society tends to glamorize teen pregnancy, but it should not be a goal for every young woman to achieve. Teen pregnancy hurts everyone involved.