A backyard swimming pool is a great addition for those with children home for the summer. Planning the assembly is the most important aspect, and I have provided the steps necessary for a successful job.
There are some in rural America, that spend years and money restoring old rusted farm machines that many have abandoned as worthless. They see a vision of something wonderful that others can't. My article is about those who see the vision.
There are people trying too hard to earn some extra money today. Here are five weird and unusual ways to earn a buck or two.
Online study guides help prepare students for tests. They are here to stay and may replace textbooks altogether.
Pre-teens are not children nor teenagers so parents may find suitable ways to keep them occupied and productive over breaks.
Raccoons seek the warmth and security of a building when they are ready to give birth. I offer suggestions on my experiences about evicting them safely and humanely from a building.
Home improvements such as toilet replacements can be a daunting task for most women. I share my experiences and provide valuable steps and lessons learned while replacing my own toilet.
This is one of my favorite parks to visit The Pickett State Park is south of Jamestown,TN and has something for everyone. Hiking nature trails, camping, rowing, and swimming are popular activities.
Dogs and cats are thought to be natural enemies. They make wonderful pets and with some pointers, they can also be best friends.
I highlight unconventional jobs for women that used to be for men only. These career fields have been off limits for women in the past but now can enter a field of their choice without any barriers.
I know from personal experience that muscle knot pain can be debilitating. I've found some tools that help me relieve the pain, which means I no longer to see a specialist every time I have a knot.
Female and male Gold diggers have been around for many years. Rich men and women attract others who want to live on easy street and will use their assets to get what they want.
Cyber pranking or "Swatting" is a dangerous cyber crime that that affects many innocent people are being hurt by these criminals for revenge and the thrill. Law enforcement is struggling to keep up.
Lake Cumberland, KY is a large water playground in southern Kentucky. The Poker Run draws large crowds and speedboats from all over the country.
Stacie L has written on HubPages since August 2008. After writing on other sites and making very little money for my effort, I 've learned so much since discovering HP 7 years ago.
There are many exciting and creative ways to generate income from your antiques and collectibles than you can imagine. Don't just buy low and sell high. Think outside the box.
Countless pets steal items from their unsuspecting neighbors every day. Other animals hoard items that they will never use. Why do some animals have this same hoarding behavior just like humans?
Mr. Potato head has been a favorite toy for children since the 1950's. He and his new lady have exciting new outfits with updated looks. Kids and parents can enjoy them together.
What is a Superfund? Why do you need to know and how to get more information.You may be living in a toxic wasteland and not know it.
The potty has been the butt of jokes for years but now it's being used to bully and humiliate others.Bullies are now adding Port a johns, potties, rent a potty, to terrorize their victims.
Antiques pickers can make money while saving the past. Find out what a "picker" is and how to make money doing it.
Geeks and nerds love science and gadgets. Most choose to work in the information technology and computer fields. Here are some ideas that may please any geek.
Helping kids develop a sense of humor will keep them healthy mentally and physically strong. It aids in stress reduction as well as conflict resolution skills.
A bromance is a very good friendship between two heterosexual men. They are best buds forever, through thick and thin. Is this normal or something to be concerned with?
Harry Potter fans love to action figures.The franchise is still very popular with fans and collectors. Get your own figures to remember the good times and pass them on to the next generation.
Swamp people have survived off the back waters for generations. They have created recipes from everything living there and don't waste anything. Try some sensational and mouth watering recipes today.
Why are grown children staying home mooching off their parents? Are there any advantages? Is it emotionally healthy or are parents being selfish?
Bonnie Jean Dresses specializes in dressy attire and have been around since 1935. Find that classic, special dress or outfit for your daughter that will be in style for a long time.
Do you want to create a work of art using your pet as a canvas? Here are some interesting designer cats images to study. Are they real or not?
Bowling Alleys have evolved into new family entertainment center. No longer do they have a dingy reputation. Date nights, family afternoons, where teens and older folks can all find a fun time.
Alcohol prohibition was a failure in 1920. People will continue to drink alcohol whether it's legal or not. There are still some places that enforce these archaic laws.
Making money in Kentucky can have its own special challenges. Here are 10 of the best ways to make extra cash for those who live in rural Kentucky or any rural area.
Imagine needing a magnifying glass or a microscope to view works of art. I review and show images of some microscopic sculptures of Dalton Ghetti , Willard Wigan and others. Their work is astounding!
Bike riding provides exercise and a great way to sight-see. You can use them almost anywhere and they are economical to use. I review five of the best men's leisure cruiser bikes on the market.
Not everyone can use their hands to paint. Imagine using other parts of your body to create art. Here are some artists that use unusual ways to make beautiful artwork.
Teach your children about their home town by making a game about it. Map skills are important to learn and know.These skills will carry them into adulthood.
Pets are more pampered today and usually means spending more money. You can save big when you learn how to use some unwanted furniture drawers and convert them into your dog or cat's favorite bed.
Anxiety,panic attacks, and depression prevents us from living a normal life. Here are 5 successful treatments such as Lucinda Bassetts to help others overcome their fears.
LDL or bad cholesterol is too dangerous to ignore so here are some easy tips to reduce it. Make easy food, exercise and supplements changes and see a big difference.
An above ground pool is fun for the kids, and adults alike. Unfortunately, there comes the time to take it down. Here are some useful tips that I have employed to make the job much easier.
Lexington, KY has many live shows to entertain the family while visiting for the weekend or extended stay. Horses, off Broadway shows, comedy clubs are some of the great venues to enjoy.
Women over 50 need to start an easy exercise and weight control routine to help stay healthy. Low impact exercises are the best way to prevent injuries and keep a routine.
Find out what a sneakerhead is and why everyone from celebrities to non celebrities are so fanatical about their collections.
Tween Boys, ages 9-12, are still playing with toys and some are ready to date. Here are some activities for that age group likes to do.
How do you know what gifts to buy for girls ages 8–12? Here are a few favorite items most tween girls would love to have.
Here's some free links and tips to have a successful carved pumpkin design. Use them past Halloween for Thanksgiving,and Christmas.
When does a collector become a hoarder? There are those hoarders that are very neat and don't get noticed as much as a dirty one. Hoarding has different degrees of severity but all need help.
Women's Cruiser bikes make riding more enjoyable. They are economical,easy to use and come in many styles. Women can get their exercise while enjoying the scenery.
Tattoo artists like to create art on bare skin. Now some are using hairless Sphynx cats to ink. It appears that any hairless animal is also subject to their art form.
Organic makeup to conceal problem skin is a face saver for many anyone with something to hide.They are safe enough to use on sensitive skin as well. Not all products are organic, so do your research.
Teen curfew laws are in place for a reason. Many teens and advocates are challenging local ordinances as to their constitutionality.
I have done the move from New York to Florida. Here are some tips from my experience and the things I wish I had known beforehand.
Back pain and spasms can be treated at home with spinal adjustment devices. In this article, I review several spinal alignment devices for relief of back pain.
Cellulite is the scourge of women all over the world. Any women over 30 may be affected with lumps and bumps. There are some new innovations that may help reduce it's appearance.
Kentucky has beautiful flowers growing wild and you can find out more about them. Venture into the woods and discover these delightful, tiny treasures for yourself.
TV Game Shows promise riches and fame but can you make the cut? I found out what you need to know to win big money on a game show.
Here are a few Kentucky recipes usually reserved for the holidays. Favorite meals like Makers Mark eggnog, country grits, and pumpkin crunch should be enjoyed anytime.
Ghost hunters go to controversial locations such as Auschwitz, Alcatraz and Gettysburg. If you think you'd like to ghost hunt, then welcome to some of the scariest places in the world!
Same-sex or single-gender education has advantages and disadvantages, so why aren't more schools implementing this way of teaching? I discuss the advantages and disadvantages.
Cranberries are not just for holidays. Bourbon and cranberries make wonderful ingredients in any recipe. They are a healthy food that can be eaten all year long.
There are pros and cons for uniform school dress codes. Should public schools have dress codes and uniforms? Do they really make a difference?
Many of us grew up playing board games. They may seem old fashioned, but games can improve your relationships and create new memories. If you're lucky, you'll actual learn some things about yourself.
Jewelry making parties in your home are fun and profitable. They are popular with adults and children. Here are some tips to throwing a successful one.
The dangers of extra abdominal or 'belly" fat is not just unattractive, but can cause many health problems. I offer some tips and sensible solutions to reduce this fat and become healthier.
Learn how to downsize your life and survive the economy with simple pain free tips
Anyone growing up with cats will agree with my 10 reasons. There is fierce competition about which is the better pet. I get along better with cat people. See if you can come up with more reasons.
How many different cat breeds are available? The Cat Fanciers Association or CFA holds competitions each year to showcase new breeds for cats lovers. Attend one of the shows to learn more.
Students must have certain traits in order to survive college today. Earning money for tuition and necessities is only part of it. Discipline and focus are also needed if want to succeed.
Moving alone out of state is very stressful but if you follow my tips, you just may save some money and reduce your anxiety. I have essential tips and steps to make your move less painful.
Local school budgets are under tremendous pressure and need support from businesses and volunteers. It takes a whole village to raise a child, so do your part to raise successful students.
A home business walking dogs and watching pets requires a real business plan to make a success out of it. Here are my real life steps and tips from an experienced pet sitter.