cultured marble sinks were a popular feature for a few decades and are still produced today. Generally, the cultured marble sink is part of a seamless vanity, and often if you are moving into an older home or a rental, it is likely that the sink isn't brand new. This means that there is a good possi
Every time you walk outside you do not have a choice but to come in contact with horticulture.Horticulture is the science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, flowers, or ornamental plants.Plants make the world a very beautiful place to live, and they also give many things that are needed for l
Hydroponics, the process of growing plants in a nutrient solution rather than soil, can produce healthier plants and higher yields than traditional gardening. Cucumbers are fairly delicate, however, and still require special handling even in a hydroponic system. Cucumber vines will tangle themselves
With a recorded history spanning some 3,400 years, Athens is one of the most important destinations for university trips that focus on history and culture - both of which the city has in spades. Athens is situated on the coast of the Saronic Gulf in the southern part of the mainland. While in Athens
You are immersed in popular culture, you probably spend a significant amount of time every day watching TV, listening to music. Even if you're not doing it in your own home, you are surrounded by ...
If Jesus lived in the world today, what would He be like? Would He work in corporate America wearing a suit and tie dealing with the worlds issues? Would He live in a home or apartment and work in a software company cracking code for the government?
Today, hair salons usually provide similar services no matter where in the world they are located. Every part of the world features its own style, but it was not until lately when worldwide travel became ...
They were first, foremost and always Muslims. They fought the unbelieving and conquered hostile land, always in the name of Allah. They called themselves the "Protectors of Islam" as they built an empire that bridged three continents and solidified Islam as the predominant religion of the
As I typed the title of this post I stopped to wonder how many of today's adolescents would have resisted the urge to put the preposition at the end of the phrase -- i.e. 'A Lot To Be Thankful For'. I continue to worry about the texting and video-gaming culture America's future l
Darwin is the capital city of the Northern Territory, Australia. The Northern Territory is the most sparsely populated area of Australia, and Darwin is the smallest and most northerly state capital. Darwin has a tropical climate, with a wet and a dry season. The city is consistently warm to hot temp
Permaculture is a design system of natural home construction, homegrown foods and ecosystem restoration to create self-sustaining, healthy communities. In permaculture gardening, you build an ecosystem that includes a variety of perennial crops to promote biodiversity and production. Your garden sho
Fourteen great ways to help your internationally or interracially adopted or foster child stay connected to his/her country of origin or culture.
Why are we so allured by the myth of the end of the world? A short look at apocalyptic myths and society.
The acres owned by agriculture farmers are important to society.agriculture image by Gudellaphoto from Fotolia.comAgriculture farmers grow fruits and vegetables and raise livestock to produce food for public consumption. Things would be very different without the existence of agriculture....
India's capital city, Delhi, is the second most populous city in the country. It is divided into two halves, one called the Old Delhi and the other is New Delhi. Old Delhi has many historical ...
Marriage is a gala event in every society which is celebrated with lots of fervor and thrill. Generally, traditions are followed which have been practiced since ages. A marriage between a boy and a girl are considered a union of two souls. As a well known saying goes that man and woman are wheels of
Freesia is a delicately scented flower that grows from a small perennial bulb called a corm. It is a tender flower that prefers warm climates and can only be grown successfully outside in zones 8 to 11. Freesia blooms come in a variety of colors including red, pink, yellow, white and purple. The blo