An easy guide with step by step pictures of what to do to make a pretty and inexpensive handbag charm in around thirty minutes. Great to make for yourself or as a personalised gift for others.
Reiki is a form of healing which has been practised for many years. It is believed to have been rediscovered in the 19th Century and brought to the West in the 1960’s.
I have written on Hubpages for two years now. As with every relationship we have had our ups and downs. As it is nearly Valentine's day I am going to share the tale of my Hub Love.
See the following examples to understand how to use free writing and so get unlimited story ideas.
I am voting Yes for Scottish independence. I want to tell you why I think that is the right choice for a better Scotland.
Tips on choosing the right tent, choosing simple camping meals and the truth revealed about the camping equipment you really need.
Here are simple step-by-step instructions to make a loom band bracelet in under ten minutes—all without having to buy a loom!
Whether you are writing a short story or a novel, one element is fundamentally important. Your characters. Read on for an easy guide on how to create a memorable character for your story or novel.
You have to write a story today. Writer's block has shut down your imagination and you need an idea now. Read on for writing prompts to kick start your creativity.
Here is an easy guide to what showing and telling are in writing and examples of when you should use them.
Make your mum feel special without spending a fortune.
A guide to first, second and third person narrative styles in writing, with examples.
Books convey wisdom, passion and love. Even in these days of digital downloads we still love our printed books. I will briefly examine why, and then show you how to make a beautiful beaded bookmark.
Easy instructions to make a centrepiece for your Christmas table, which is very cheap to make, fragrant, natural and looks fantastic.
An easy guide to making an attractive homemade Christmas wreath. Cheap to make, looks fantastic and after Christmas you can even recycle most of it.
Jean lived alone. One cold December day the postman came and delivered an envelope. Sometimes the true value of an action isn't witnessed by the sender.
With fuel costs soaring, now is the time to look for simple ways to help beat the cold and also to try to save a few pounds. Here are some easy tips to do just that.
A photograph I took in the South Bridge Vaults seems to show some real ghosts and also lots of orbs. Read on to hear my experience of what I saw and felt in that ancient, mysterious place.
Step by step instruction including photographs showing how to make a homemade lantern. Great fun for both adults and children and inexpensive to make!
There are always two sides to every tale. Sometimes the edges are so blurred that the unimaginable has somehow become the truth. This is the story of Danny's fears and what came to pass.
He ripped everything away from her, even her soul. Her locket was all she had left...
Where to go for the best family days out in Aviemore and the surrounding area.
If you lose someone you love, sometimes you may just feel that they are back, if only for a short time.
Here are some ideas with examples, on how to think up an idea for a short story. I have also included the ten top tips which will help you right from the beginning to the end of writing your story.
Sometimes when everything is slipping away from us - we find the things that really matter. Normally we are too busy surviving life to be able to see them.
In Scotland there lies a steep, rocky path winding up past a snow covered tumbling waterfall. This path leads to the incredible Loch Skeen, 500 metres above sea level and unchanged by time or man.
The mysterious Saola was first discovered in 1992 and is widely regarded as an incredible scientific find, unfortunately it is also critically endangered. None have survived in captivity and
Timothy North lives in a little cold house, with flaking walls. He has to choose to eat or heat. No-one can see the truth upon his wall.
What are the sights, sounds and smells that let us know that Spring has arrived? Baby lambs, spring showers and the freshly budding plants are just some of the signs. There are many more...
An easy guide on different types of poetry and how to write them.
Your dreams and waking thoughts can provide you with a plethora of ideas for your writing.
Some very good reasons to buy personalised plates for your car or motorbike. How do you access what plates are available? How much are they? How is it an investment opportunity? Read on...
The clock ticks loudly. Your eyes can't shut. Your mind runs wild...as you face another sleepless night.
Diets are fickle and exercise hard to fit it. If the only pounds you are losing is from your purse! If the stress has you reaching for the biscuits! Perhaps it is time to enlist the mighty internet.