Close

Books/Audio/Video

pages
 

How To Make A Paper Umbrella And Other Paper Crafts

February 6th, 2015

If you're feeling crafty but don't have a ton of supplies, never fear! As long as you have paper and a few other simple items, you can create a number of fun, quirky and creative projects. The perfect way to keep kids busy on a rainy day or relax with your friends, paper crafts are easy to make and make great decorations. Check out these entertaining options and get...

more
 
 

How to Clear Cookies, Delete History and Clean Out a Computer

February 5th, 2015

Technology has become an essential part of today's world. While this modern convenience makes it easy for people to stay connected, putting all of your information on the Internet also puts you at risk for security breaches and identity theft. If you're constantly using your computer, it can also start to run slowly - and when you're trying to be online as much as...

more
 
 

Top 10 Biggest Earthquakes, Floods And Other Natural Disasters

February 3rd, 2015

Nature can be breathtakingly beautiful, but it can also be incredibly destructive. Natural disasters, from earthquakes to floods, have long been the source of ruin, tearing through both rural and urban areas and uprooting many a life. While all natural disasters have serious consequences, some are so major they become infamous. Check out this list of the top 10 biggest natural...

more
 
 

Helping Your Kids With Homework 101

November 10th, 2014

Giving your offspring assistance with their homework might be harder than it sounds, depending on their age and what they're studying. Some experts recommend aiding with schoolwork from a distance. There are plenty of simple ways to positively influence a child's education without even seeming a little strict. For most grade schoolers and pre-teens, the hands-off...

more
 
 

5 Great TV Shows That Started In Other Countries

October 28th, 2014

American television has a number of extremely popular shows. Many of these programs, however, took their inspiration from TV shows all around the world. Was your favorite series originally a British drama? Check out this list of great TV shows that started in other countries. 1. 'Homeland' This award-winning American show, which airs on Showtime, is popular for...

more
 
 

Music Theory In Cartoons: The Use Of The Saxophone

October 28th, 2014

The saxophone is a beautiful instrument that's used to convey a whole range of emotions. From low harmonies that give dimension to classic blues tunes, to the upbeat melodies of swing music, it's a versatile combination of horn and woodwind instruments.With more than 150 years of history behind this instrument, you might not be surprised to learn that television shows...

more
 
 

5 Life Lessons from 'I Love Lucy'

September 2nd, 2014

Despite ending production in the late 1950s, "I Love Lucy" has been introduced to generation after generation. The show began in 1951 and ran until 1957 for a total of 235 episodes. "I Love Lucy" starred Lucille Ball and her real-life husband Desi Arnaz. The couple, Lucy and Ricky, spent a lot of time with their landlords, Ethel and Fred...

more
 
 

Basic Steps for Teaching Someone to Read

September 2nd, 2014

The ability to read is a gateway to culture and knowledge for society. Teaching someone to read is an invaluable experience because the skill enables individuals to experience the vast array of works from great authors, such as Emily Dickinson, Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Ernest Hemingway, among others. Literacy is a preface to an education and a job. If you teach a person...

more
 
 

5 Famous Old Radio Shows

August 14th, 2014

As radio gained popularity as the primary form of entertainment during the 1930s, a broad range of genres emerged including comedy, drama, sports and science fiction. Many programs ran for more than a decade, and it was common for fan favorites to evolve into television shows once the visual alternative became more commonplace.These days, more than 60 years after...

more
 
 

Perfect Father-Daughter Dance Songs

May 28th, 2014

When many people think of the ultimate father-daughter dance songs, they picture a young woman being led by her dad to the dance floor at her wedding reception. But you can easily substitute a wedding for a quinceanera, the celebration of a girl's 15th birthday in Latin cultures, a traditional ball or sweet 16 party.Whatever the occasion, when a father shares a...

more
 
pages