Enjoy Outside Spaces During Winter

In Houston, it remains comfortable until well into the December and January months, even the burst s of cold last for only a few days. Yet Texans tend to be the first to complain when the first frost hits- "It is too cold!" And, with this one declaration, the children no longer scramble to ride…

How Is Invention Different From Innovation

In today’s global economy, to be successful one needs to either invent or innovate. Invention is about creating something new while Innovation is a concept that uses an idea or a method that causes changes in behavior or interactions. Companies often claim that they are leaders in Innovation by showing a few patents as evidence.…

Lawn Tractor Transmission Types

The fives types are gear, friction disk, automatic, CVT, and hydrostatic.  I’ll spend a few minutes going through each type so you have a better idea of the best type for you. I am not going into the details of how each one works.  Just Google the transmission type and you can read to your heart’s…

Best Exercise For Belly Fat

Bathing suit season is here. At this time many people are thinking "Did I keep myself in shape?", "Will I measure up on the beach?", "Should I get a one-piece this year?" They begin to wonder what the best exercise for belly fat is, and how quickly they can create that toned look. The need…

How to Manage Your Over Eating

It’s easy to eat more than we should. Some of it is the idea that more is better. A bigger meal for less money is such a good deal, how can you skip it? Whether it’s a super-sized meal or a carefully worded nutrition label, we’re all ready for a bargain. Unfortunately, this way of…

This Fantasy Baseball Post Will Make You a Man

We're about to separate the men from the boys, fantasy baseball style. As we approach the 25% mark in fantasy baseball leagues, it's important to assess your team so you can do what you need to do to take home the gold. But what is a reasonable point deficit? At this point in the season,…

Racism and The Hunger Games

Plenty of times in films – such as Thor – the issue of race causes some people to get up in arms on one side of some supposed fence or another. This has seemed to especially plague The Hunger Games and now Catching Fire, more so than pretty much any other movie that comes to…

Mushrooms That Can Invade the Sinus Passages

Lots of people love mushrooms, especially sauteed with a nice steak. But did you know that there are certain kinds of mushrooms that can infect the sinus passages? The mushrooms we’re talking about here aren’t the kind used for food, but they belong to the species known as fungi, including certain types of molds. Fungi…

2 Side Effects of Sleep Deprivation

I'm sure that you heard your parents say to you that it's important to get a good night's sleep. This is very true as a good night's sleep has many benefits that include having more energy, better concentration and positive moods. However a lack of sleep can have many downsides that can also affect you…

Gripped by Fear

It's a familiar feeling for many, if not most, the stomach churning vice like sensation of being gripped by fear. Why do we find some things really difficult to do such as speaking in public, asking our boss for more money, changing our job or telling our nearest and dearest what our real feelings are?…

Is it Harder to Conceive a Boy Or Girl?

If you’re reading this article, I will assume that you’re wanting to conceive a baby and have a specific gender on your wish list. This article will focus on the variables necessary to conceive a girl or a boy and how to manipulate them using inexpensive, natural methods at home. Although choosing your baby’s sex…