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  1. Health and beauty
    Shampoos are available in the different formulas all hair types and conditions are achieved. The purpose of a shampoo cleanses the hair without stripping away natural oils, it smooth, shiny, tangle free and give it body. Is helpful OR not??
  2. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Who have you chosen as executor for your will, and trustee (if you are leaving money in trust)? What criteria did you use to decide? Has anyone appointed an objective third party professional rather than a friend or family member? We need an up to date will and are kind of stuck on this question.
  3. Home Decorating
    I've been looking at pictures of home exteriors that paint companies put up to show off different paint colours. They always use homes with interesting features which accent the colour. What about homes with extremely boring exteriors? Like, zero architectural features - save for a couple...
  4. Leisure & Media Arts
    DH and I are going to the other side today and among other things, are thinking about going to a movie!! Shocker as it was his idea and we've already seen our one movie for the year!! ;) So, I would really appreciate your opinion on what movie you would choose from the following: Avatar The...
  5. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    In our quests to become mortgage free, fix the house, take our EF to the next level, and save for retirement I find myself frequently rethinking where "extra" monies should be allocated. This is summer season here and the time of the year where DH makes more money. It is amazing how many...
  6. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I will be starting a new job soon and what interests me the most is who has the largest matching retirement. I had one offer who said they match 50% up to 3% of my income. Yet, another job offered 50% up to 7%. It pays to shop around and get specifics on retirement benefits. 401k's are a...
  7. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Term insurance has many advantages. But understanding term life insurance and its benefits means sifting through the myths surrounding it. So One Shop Insurance took a look at the most common misconceptions about life insurance to set the record straight, helping you to make the right choice for...
  8. Appliances
    Hi Ladies. I hope I am asking this in the correct section. I am in the market for a new mixer. I would like to try my hand at making my own pizza crusts & bread on occasion. I have a hand held mixer, and tried mixing bread dough but it didn't do well and I could hear I was staining the motor...
  9. Careers
    How did you ladies go about choosing your career path? I am at a crossroads right now -- I've worked in retail for six years while DH was in school. Now that we're into the last stretch of his program, and will be able to find quality career choices for him, I am ready to make a move and...
  10. Education
    from the mastering math site. She has a Learning Disability section which I was poking thru and I found this article on choosing curriculum. It has a terrific short explanation of the different learning styles. I got a chuckle out of Suzy Q and her 500 years of homeschooling experience, and why...
  11. Soups and Stews
  12. Education
    These are notes from a seminar I attended at my state homeschool convention. Choosing and Using Curriculum Joyce Herzog *Textbook (Bob Jones, ABeka, Saxon Math, Rod & Staff) Advantages: - Easy to follow. - "Everything" is provided. - Colorful. - Teachers manuals provide...
  13. Candlemaking
  14. Homesteading and gardening
    I am posting this on all the boards I visit, lol. So you can skip it if you have read it somewhere else. My husband says I have waited long enough. Now I am not sure what one to get. lol I had my heart set on the Whisper mill. But now I am wondering if i should get the Family Grain mill, as it...
  15. Home Decorating
    Some tips here on selecting a colour theme:
  16. Computers
    Hopefully this article will help some of you that are looking for a new ISP. :)
  17. Health and beauty
    Not all kids want to play soccer or be the star quarterback. Which sport is right for your child? Ask yourself these questions: * What is my child interested in? Does she want to stick with one sport or participate in several seasonal ones? * What can I afford in time, money, and...
  18. Health and beauty
    Some great info here!
  19. Health Articles
    Choosing a Diet Plan by Terri Main ( Any of us who have watched late night TV know that there is no lack of people out there ready to tell you how to lose weight. They have lots of dieting ideas and plans. Are they all scams? Not really. Some are good plans. Some need a bit of tweaking to be...
  20. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    Or was it a quick name you came up with and you wish sometimes it was a different user name. I chose it because that is who I am - a mamma first and a homesteader at heart. What about you?
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