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  • How To Have a Good Relationship with your Mother-In-Law

    Although she often gets a bad reputation, your mother-in-law is usually quite an amazing woman. After all, she raised your spouse, didn't she? It's important to have a...
  • How To Cope with Jealousy in your Marriage

    Even in a strong marriage, there may be a little bit of jealousy. You and your partner have devoted yourself to each other for life and yet there’s that little...
  • How To Prepare for a Visit from your Mother-In-Law

    A new bride might have a difficult relationship with her husband's mother. You may think you will get along and be fast friends but even the nicest woman can make a...
  • How To Know if Someone Is Listening to You

    Few things are as irritating as feeling that someone is ignoring you. If your partner seems distracted or does not appear to understand what you are talking about,...
  • How To Have a Successful Family and Married Life

    Married life always begins in the warm glow of love or in heat of passion with a great expectation of a happy and prosperous family life in the near future. However,...
  • How To Write a Funeral Program

    When a death occurs often the last thing you can think about is how to write the program for the funeral. Still this should be done. A program allows the mourners a...
  • How To Get VIP Service from a Restaurant

    Have you spent a few too many evenings stuck next to the kitchen or worse, the bathroom, while trying to enjoy a night out for dinner? If so you can change your luck....
  • How To Enjoy Life

    Everybody tries to enjoy life in his own way. However, at some point along the way, he will feel despair. Life appears monotonous and colourless. Why it is so? Let us...
  • How To Look Out for Those Families Less Fortunate during the Holidays

    With the economy bringing hard times to every family around the country, what better time is there to help those less fortunate families as the holidays are here? One...
  • How To Celebrate Pi Day

    Pi is the Greek symbol for the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter. Pi is one of the most famous mathematical constants and Pi Day is celebrated across...
  • How To Save Money for College

    There is no doubt about it, college is expensive and is only getting more and more expensive. It is also true that a good education and a degree can make a world of...
  • How To Organize a Long Distance Baby Shower

    Your daughter and her husband or that favorite daughter-in-law and son live a day's travel time away – and she is going to have a baby. Many of her friends and...
  • How To Make a Diaper Cake

    Decorating for a baby shower can have limited options. For a fun and creative decoration, consider making a diaper cake. Creating this cake lets you gift the new mom...
  • How To Avoid BPA

    Understand what BPA is and which plastics you should avoid.
  • How To Have Fun During a Power Outage

    With a little pre-planning, a power outage can quickly become a family event full of fun, games and conversation.
  • How To Throw a 4th of July BBQ

    With summer officially in full swing, it's time to start preparing for the 4th of July. Nothing quite captures the essence of American leisure and patriotism than a...
  • How To Create an Obituary

    With the popularity of the Internet and online newspapers, obituaries no longer have to be short blurbs under 50 words. Several sites are now including full obituaries...
  • How To Keep Calm During an Argument

    We've all been there. You and your spouse or partner get into a fight over who knows what, or you and your child/teen start fighting over their messy bedroom. Whatever...
  • How To Have Easier One-On-One Talks with Your Teenager

    Having one-on-one talks with anyone can be stressful, let alone having one with your teenager. Hopefully, my little guide can help you out in some tricky situations.
  • How To Deal With Jealous People

    We all have been through experiences when we felt that someone close to us suddenly cooled off, and kept their distance from us after hearing of a positive development...
  • How To Cope with the Death of a Loved One

    Dealing with death has to be one of the most difficult things we do. It is probably not what you typically see on a how-to-do list. It is for sure not as easy as...
  • How To Make Ukrainian Easter Eggs

    Ukrainian Easter eggs have been a tradition for centuries. Each egg in fact represents best wishes for friends and neighbors, especially when you hand them out as gifts.
  • How To Deal with Nosy People

    Let's face it: nosy people and those with other irritating traits are everywhere. It's not so rough when the person in question truly means well, but what do you do...
  • How To Survive as a Caretaker for the Elderly

    Baby-boomers are struggling to care for their elderly parents. The estimates are that one out of every four adults is now caring for someone else. In the next 20...
  • How To Garden Safely with Children at Home or in School

    Here are some safety considerations for plant care, gardening and botany lessons with children at home or in a school or classroom garden.
  • How To Keep Memories Alive

    Let your creativity soar and find new and different ways to preserve memories.
  • How To Nurture Your Family

    Forget the old sayings: You only hurt the ones you love. The family should be a soft place to fall, as Dr. Phil says.
  • How To Say No

    One person cannot do it all. Try saying no once in a while and see who else will step in to help.
  • How To Keep Your Toddler Busy

    Providing your toddler with a variety of activities can curb the many behavior issues that often come along with this age group. Baby will be happier and so will Mommy!
  • How To Have a Positive Birth Experience

    Your child's birth is an important beginning for you as a mother, a woman and a parent. Here are the fundamental steps you can take to assure a positive start to your...
  • How To Be a Long-Distance Grandmother

    Even with families spread out across the country, there are ways to maintain a close relationship with your grandchild. It just takes a little time and effort, but...
  • How To Be a Step Mom

    Families with stepmothers and stepfathers are commonplace in today's society, but these roles are still a mystery in many ways. Here are six steps to help smooth the...
  • How To Keep Your Children From Driving You Crazy During The Holidays

    Children can sometimes be a pain to deal with during the Christmas season. Use a few of these tips to make your holiday season an enjoyable experience for everyone in...
  • Gift Ideas for Someone Who Has Everything: Special Gifts

    Many of us have someone in our lives that has absolutely everything and then some. Buying a gift for that special person can prove quite stressful around the holiday...
  • How To Decorate a Christmas Tree

    There are virtually endless ways to decorate a Christmas tree. From traditional to modern, simple to elaborate, Christmas tree ornaments reflect the personalities of...
  • How To Throw a Baby Shower

    Baby showers are a great way to save money on all the items your new baby needs before coming into the world. But planning one takes a little bit of effort. This...
  • How To Save Some Extra Bucks

    Just by following a few simple rules, you could save at least $100 each month.
  • How To Communicate with a Non-Verbal Child

    Did you ever suffer from a Laryngitis for a few days? How did you communicate your needs and feelings to others? When you read this article, you will be surprised by...
  • How To Choose a Flatware Set

    I have used, purchased, broken, cherished, tried and discarded many different styles and types of flatware in my lifetime. And I have learned a secret: 'Not all...
  • How To Keep Yourself Motivated

    Often, when we get ourselves ready to do something, we are not happy to do it. No matter how hard we try, the task just seems difficult, boring or both. Here is how to...
  • How To Save Water

    The average American uses between 80 and 100 gallons of water each day. What’s more, if every American household simply reduced water usage by 1/3, we could save...
  • How To Reduce your Carbon Emissions in 10 Easy Steps

    We always hear about how to minimize pollution and carbon emissions, but the solutions are typically difficult-to-accomplish or impractical tasks, like buying a new...
  • How To Stay Safe Around Fireworks

    Ah, the smell of gunpowder hanging in the air on the Fourth of July... the crackling and sparkling, the giant displays that light up clouds of smoke, the tar marks and...
  • How To Avoid Being a Back Seat Driver

    Ever pressed that imaginary brake pedal on the passenger side? Do you sometimes feel your chest tighten and blood pressure rise as you sit powerless at the mercy of a...
  • How To Recognize the Signs of Cocaine Use

    Statistics are a funny thing. To hear that 2.8 percent of Americans age 15-64 consume cocaine, one might feel like cocaine abuse is a somewhat marginal concern. Yet...
  • How To Develop a Healthy Relationship Between Mom and Son

    A mom and son relationship is a very unique one. Boys generally look up to their fathers or a father-figure for how to interact with others, show affection towards...
  • How To Discuss Politics

    The 2008 presidential election is still many months away, and yet the campaign seems to be in full swing already. Clearly, the next couple years promise to be a true...
  • How To Help Your Child Get Ready for Little League

    Little league is just around the corner! Before you bring out the chewing gum and sunflower seeds, help your child prepare....
  • How To Buy Boy Scout Emblems

    Boy Scout emblems and merit badges are an important part of the Boy Scouts and of the Boy Scout uniform. The emblems indicate which troop the boys belong to, while the...
  • How To Teach Your Children Proper Manners

    Do you, like me, think that proper manners are going the way of the dinosaur? Do you think it's too late to teach your children proper manners? It's not! Follow the...