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Do you love slow cookers but hate the messy clean-up afterwards? If so, read this review about Reynolds Slow Cooker Liners to find out if they live up to the manufacturer's claims for fast, easy clean-up with no soaking or scrubbing.
Take a photo tour of beautiful Corolla, North Carolina, and learn about the fun activities and tours this region has to offer.
Rehoboth Beach is part of the Culinary Coast, a stretch of Delaware beach towns that offer some of the best dining experiences in the Mid Atlantic Coastal Region. Come explore the Rehoboth Boardwalk restaurants.
Come take a photo tour of the Governor Ross Mansion and Plantation and learn why Gov. Ross had to flee to England when the American Civil War erupted.
The Park Plaza Cinema has been transformed into a great place to socialize, eat, drink and discuss movies. Come take a pictorial tour of the new Parlez Vous Lounge and Cine' Cafe'.
A review of the Surf Bagel & Deli in Lewes, Delaware, a family run business that combines the owners' love of surfing with a great menu of fresh baked bagels, pastries and surf themed sandwiches.
Award winning artist, Rosemary Connelly, discusses watercolor journaling, travel journaling and nature journaling. Includes photos of her art work.
It is my belief that walking the labyrinth is a metaphor for life and for the journey of grief. It can be a path to peace that's open to all who enter its mysterious circles.
Today's visit along the Delaware History Trail takes us to the Town of Milton, which is a Preserve America Community that cherishes its history and has made great efforts to revitalize its historic buildings and town center. Includes photo tour.
A visit to Sambo's Tavern in Leipsic, Delaware, is a step back to a simpler time when watermen made a living off the Delaware Bay. History buffs and crab lovers will enjoy this article about Sambo's Tavern, which draws tourists from all over the world.
Some of the best artists in the Mid-Atlantic region participated in the inaugural Plein Air Coastal Delaware Art Competition, painting and photographing southern Delaware landscapes, seascapes, churches, historic structures and boardwalk scenes. Come see them as they worked.
Bewitched and BEDazzled are fun, Hollywood themed, dog friendly bed & breakfasts in Rehoboth Beach Delaware. This article includes photos of the inns, video clips and trivia quizzes of the TV Sitcom Bewitched, and the movie, Gone With the Wind.
Spring is upon us and I can't think of a better way to celebrate its beauty than walking among the thousands of tulips that have been lovingly planted throughout the seaside town of Lewes. Come take a photo tour and enjoy flower quotes.
This hub is a pictorial essay that answers the question, "According to you, what is happiness?" My answer is that happiness is spending a day at the beach and I hope these fun and beautiful photos will show you why I feel that way.
In today's fast paced world we yearn for simpler times that an afternoon spent in nature can provide. Come take a photo tour through the Sea Pines Nature Preserve on Hilton Head Island.
Joint vacations can be magical or they can destroy previously cherished relationships. This hub will offer tips that will ensure everyone in your group respects each other's needs, personalities and budgets and has the trip of a lifetime. It will also discuss creative ways to afford joint vacations.
Beautiful Tybee Island is a barrier island off the coast of Georgia and is a great place to visit for a day, weekend or full vacation. Learn about 5 fun things to do there including eating at The Crab Shack, a restaurant that was named the best seafood dive by Coastal Living Magazine.
Take a photo tour of this beautiful subtropical island & discover fun ways to learn about its unique history, wildlife and plants.
This hub will take a light-hearted view about a serious topic: how to keep tourists and alligators safe from each other. The hub includes brightly colored photos of alligator safety signs that can be viewed and enjoyed by young children.
Let me tell you an insider's secret about Hilton Head Island- it's an ice cream lover's paradise with old fashioned ice cream parlors tucked away in scenic locations. Come take a photo tour.
Gullah sweetgrass basket weaving is a skill passed down through generations of West African slaves. Learn about the art of sweetgrass basket weaving and see examples of this beautiful art work.
Coligny Beach Park features fabulous views of the Atlantic Ocean. Nearby Compass Rose Park has a meditative garden, waterfalls and reflecting pools. Includes photos & bike route info.
Take a pictorial visit to Mystic Seaport: The Museum of America and the Sea, which is an authentic re-creation of a 19th century seafaring village. Learn about 10 fun things to do at Mystic Seaport and about current and ongoing exhibits.
Come take a photo tour of the opulent cottages of Newport, Rhode Island and experience an era when America's wealthiest and most influential families built fabulous mansions along Newport's Bellevue Avenue.
This hub contains stunning photos of roses, quotes about roses and love, roses and politics, roses and poetry and roses and writing, plus songs about roses. It's dedicated to Annette Donaldson, aka thebluestar, and her new memoir, "A Lancashire Rose Was Born a Thorn."
The 10 Secrets for Success and Inner Peace by Dr. Wayne Dyer, is a small, beautifully laid out volume of spiritual wisdom designed to resonate with anyone who wants to consciously choose a life path that leads to success and inner peace.
The Boardwalk Plaza Hotel in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, has old world Victorian charm with all the luxuries of a modern resort and is a fabulous retreat for lovers. Come take a photo tour.
In 2000 I took a nursing job as a community educator for the Epilepsy Foundation and was just a few weeks into my orientation when my new supervisor called me into her office. "Did you see the front page of Saturday's newspaper?" "No." ...
You're invited to an old-fashioned yuletide celebration in Historic Milford, Delaware with free horse drawn carriage rides and costumed Dickens carolers.
Experience a pictorial and video visit to Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge during the fall season when thousands of waterfowl line the Delaware Bay shoreline and the wetlands are tranquil and bathed in contrasting colors.
The Festival of Trees is an annual fund raiser for many hospice centers throughout the country and features beautiful themed Christmas trees. This hub is a photo gallery of the Delaware Hospice Festival of Trees.
Chef Mesnier serves up stories about his years of service to 5 different American Presidents. Includes photos and video of his gingerbread replica of Mt. Vernon.
This hub is a pictorial of the many types of wood and wooden structures that are commonly seen at the beach. I tried to capture the texture of the wood and splashes of color from wildflowers.
Photo gallery of replica lighthouses that are either lawn ornaments, part of a streetscape beautification project or real houses that are designed to look like a lighthouse.
True story about a joint project of the Mispillion Art League, Milford Museum and City of Milford to create a historically accurate mural on a Salvation Army Store building.
Stunning fall photos of Delaware Seashore State Park. Includes pictures of wild life and beach scenes that illustrate original Haiku poems, plus information about programs hosted by the Delaware Seashore State Park .
Sarah comes face to face with an old flame on a deserted beach and it soon becomes clear that there's unfinished business between them. Is this a chance encounter or a meaningful moment of synchronicity that's meant to bring them back together?
Photo tour of the seafaring Town of Lewes, Delaware which was founded in 1631 and see examples of Queen Anne, Second Empire, Early Republic & Mid 19th Century architecture.
This hub will feature the exclusive Silver Lake area of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, and will include a photo gallery of the sparkling fresh water lake along with its mansions, gazebos, outdoor seating areas and wildlife.
Three Haiku poems about sunshine, flowers and joy are illustrated with beautiful photographs. Three quotes enrich the meaning of each poem.
"Candy Corn Flower" Halloween haiku poem and holiday quotes with a few cute photos and fun music video.
Do you know where to find up to date information about hurricane preparation, watches, warnings, evacuations, hurricane survival and relief? This hub will list some reliable websites, mobile apps, Facebook and Twitter sites.
Nurses are at increased risk of developing PTSD. Using a case scenario, PTSD expert, Dr. Bill Tollefson, explains what traumatic memories, flashbacks and triggers are and how a treatment he's developed can help reduce the intensity of flashbacks and achieve closure.
I used to think that people who exuded joy and happiness were blessed with an easy life and had been spared hardships, but experience has taught me that happiness can be a conscious choice, regardless of one's circumstances.
Learn age appropriate tips for helping your child build sand castles and sculptures. Includes how to video and photos taken at the annual Rehoboth Beach Sand Castle Contest.
The Cape May Lewes Ferry and terminals have fun activities for kids and adults and the ferry ride affords stunning views of the Delaware Bay and Lighthouses.
Cape Henlopen State Park has ocean beaches, pier fishing, kayaking, nature paths, biking paths, nature center and numerous programs for kids and adults.
Lou and Judy Hagen, owners of Second Time Designs create recycled metal art sculptures guaranteed to bring smiles to the faces of everyone who sees their imaginative creations.
An old buoy found during a romantic beach walk is transformed into a work of art. Other buoys are hand painted to create a nautical wall decoration.
Bench art and murals can add beauty and distinction to any community and can be good for local businesses who can use them for advertising purposes. When local sponsors and organizations work together, they can also make good community projects that can raise money for charities.
Director Eric Merola spent 3 years researching the facts he lays out in this well documented, shocking and riveting film. He traveled across the United States interviewing cancer survivors who were treated by Dr. Burzynski with the Antineoplastons...
The board game, Rich Dad Cashflow for Kids is a fun way to teach complex financial concepts to kids aged 6 to 12. Designed by Robert T. Kiyosaki, an author and investor famous for his Rich Dad Poor Dad series of books, the game's goal is to teach young players how to become "Cashflow Kids."
Two weeks after my friend died in a car crash, I tried to ease my grief by asking God to give me a sign that would let me know that she had successfully transitioned to the other side. "Send me a butterfly within 48 hours," I prayed, "one that's unusual in appearance and actions."
My revulsion about second hand smoke is visceral and personal. My maternal grandmother and my father were chain smokers and my mother, who never smoked a cigarette in her life, was the first to suffer from the harmful effects of their addiction to smoking. Mom developed severe asthma in her thirties and then emphysema.
Until recently, the Veterans Administration (VA) denied that veterans' suicidal deaths were an urgent problem that required research, statistic gathering, preventive measures and an overhaul of VA health care policies. New data is revealing alarming statistics.
The O'Connell family reunites at Grandma Jenny's Slaughter Beach house each May to watch thousands of horseshoe crabs mating in the moonlight. This year, Grandma Jenny is dying of cancer and wants to divulge a secret that she's kept all these years. This is a touching tale of life, love, tragedy and survival.
All children who have juvenile arthritis are at risk for developing uveitis, which, if left untreated, can lead to blindness. Learn about the symptoms, treatment & prognosis for this serious condition.
After Dr. McConnell retired to Hilton Head he discovered there were 8500 working poor people living in his community with little access to medical care. This is the remarkable story of how he founded the Volunteers in Medicine clinic, which later became a model for clinics across America.
There are surprisingly economical ways to vacation on this sub-tropical island with its thousands of palm trees blowing in the salty seabreezes and one of them is to visit in the off season when free festivals abound.
The true story of Ronald Cotton, who was imprisoned for rape after Jennifer Thompson misidentified him as her rapist. When DNA proves his innocence, the two co-author this compelling book that questions how many others may be imprisoned for crimes they didn't commit.
A dearly loved relative of mine was recently diagnosed with diabetes at the age of 76 and the following day I received a long distance call from his distraught wife, Betty. "Please help us! Sam's been diagnosed with diabetes and we don't know what...
Retirement communities such as The Villages in central Florida can provide a healthy lifestyle for seniors who want to remain active in a supportive environment. Research suggests that such places foster a strong sense of community that can counter the loneliness that may occur when seniors remain in regular neighborhoods.
Memories of Christmastime in NYC will remain with a child forever. The holiday season begins with the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade and ends on New Year's Eve. Hub includes info about 2012 events.
When we embrace a higher purpose our worldview expands beyond our wants and needs. I initially discovered this fact as a teenager when my first love, Helmut, was battling a form of cancer that was almost always terminal within 2 years.
Laughter is contagious. Together we can choose to spread it by watching these funny videos and passing them forward to others. If you love the sound of babies' laughter be sure to watch the videos in this hub.
Kayla Martell, Miss Delaware 2010, oozes self-confidence and is a shining beauty with or without her wig, and I'm not just saying that because she hails from my hometown of Milford, Delaware, or because I'm a nurse and Kayla suffers from alopecia areata, an incurable autoimmune condition that causes early hair loss in 4.7 million Americans.
If we're lucky we get one teacher during our school years who changes the course of our lives for the better. This is the story of my favorite teacher, Mr. Carl Canfield, who taught at P.S. #26 during the 1960's and early 70's.
What springs into your mind when you see the following words grouped together: turkey, sixpack, bender, "going all the way." If you came up with something like, "I ate turkey on Thanksgiving, drank a sixpack of Coors, took off on a bender, picked...
Children who have diabetes often suffer from low self-esteem and self-confidence, but it doesn't have to be that way. In fact, boosting both of these qualities in your son or daughter can have big pay-offs in their ability to learn how to take age appropriate responsibility for their own health and diabetic management.
Unexpected death can strike at any time, yet most of us go through life as though we think we'll live forever. Out of ignorance frustration and anger, we may say hurtful words that come back to haunt us. Gandhi said,"live as though you were to die tomorrow."
Books about Alzheimer's that are written from the child's point of view can be a fun way for kids to learn about Alzheimer's.
Fall is the best time of year to visit Delaware beaches. Tourists return on weekends to enjoy numerous free festivals, but the beaches are pristine and uncrowded on weekdays.
With a little guidance from parents, teachers and nurses, kids can bring light and joy into the life of a grandparent suffering from Alzheimer's. The key to helping them interact with their afflicted loved one is to gently teach them about Alzheimer's and then show them how to emotionally connect with the person who's suffering from it.