How to do? Step by step instructions, answers, faq - Part 10
How to hold and use a pair of chopstick

Holding and eating with a pair of chopsticks A pair of chopsticks is one of the most versatile food utensils and is mainly used by the Chinese, Japanese, and Koreans. It's actually two vertical narrow "sticks" which could be made out of wood, bamboo, plastic, melamine or steel of about 6 to 8 inches. Proper holding and maneuvering of the chopsticks will enable most food to be picked-up to be placed into the mouth with... More

How to make money with your poetry

Should you quit your day job to be a poet?   Unless you have enough savings to retire, the answer is probably "no". However, if you enjoy writing poetry, there are several ways to turn your poems into pocket change. This guide will help you start making money on your poems as soon as you are ready! [donate]Instructions Step 1 ... More

How mountains are created and destroyed

Living at the foot of Pikes Peak brings a sense of awe and wonder. The massive rise of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains is and omnipresent symbol of the forces of geology. The colossal summit of these mountains, more than a mile above a city already more than a mile above sea level inspired Katherine Lee Bates to write about "purple mountains majesty" in her song "America the Beautiful". But, just what was it that... More

ESTA Application Online

Does a traveler ever need to reapply for a travel authorization through ESTA? There are multiple situations when you might need to reapply for your ESTA authorization. You should submit a new application if: Your passport expires, and you receive a new passport; You change your legal or gender name for any reason; Your life circumstances change in a way that would make any of your previous ‘yes’ or ‘no’... More

How to grow Spanish moss

Spanish Moss (Tillandsia usneoides), is an easy to grow epiphyte belonging to the bromeliaca family. It typically will grow upon another living plant, such as a tree branch, but doesn't take nutrition from this support. With lengthy strands of silver-grey leafy stems, Spanish Moss makes for an intriguing and long-lasting trailing plant in most frost-free temperate climates. Tiny pale green flowers appear during the summer... More

How to make invisible ink

Invisible ink is a form of stenography, which is simply the art of writing hidden messages without letting the recipient know that there is, in fact, a message being sent. There is another form that is close to this: cryptography is a message that the recipient must riddle out. However, it is not hidden like stenography. Cryptography includes a code that has to be figured out and then the meaning will reveal itself once the... More

How to write online articles in second and third person

Writing for readers One of the most important things about writing articles online is that what you write is read worldwide. Using your experience of life, quality articles need to be written in the second or third person point of view to look more professional. Many writers make the mistake of writing about their lives online and regret it at a later date. It isn't about the life of one individual. It's a bigger picture... More

How to ask someone on a date

The right way to ask someone out Not all, but a lot of relationships start out with one person asking the other for a date. It might be the girl asking the guy, but it's usually the other way around. In either case, it's generally easier if the person who is doing the asking is forthright, clear, personable and confidant about what they are doing. Also, it's generally a good thing if the person asking does some thinking... More

How to create a flowering archway

Construct a simple arbor For added impact and interest in the landscape, a tunnel of blooming climbers, offers welcome shade from the sun and a dazzling floral display. A flowering archway or arbor is an inverted U-shaped garden structure covered with flowering climbers. It can be made of wood, metal, wire or plastic tubes, as long is it is high enough to allow comfortable standing room below. The sides can be open or... More

How to care for a pregnant cat

Pregnant cat care tips Caring for any pregnant pet can feel cumbersome at times, but generally cats are very good at fending for themselves. However, during their pregnancy it is important that female cats are given extra care to ensure that not only the mother is kept healthy, but that kittens are as well. A cat's personality may change during the course of her pregnancy, and even the most... More