How to do? Step by step instructions, answers, faq - Part 14
How to join the Marines

Taking the necessary steps in joining the Marines Joining the United States Marines is a simple enough procedure in theory but there are several steps that any perspective recruit needs to take in order for the process as smooth as possible. The procedure begins before you ever step foot inside the recruiters office. [donate]Instructions Step 1 Do your research Before you go and speak with a Marine Corp. recruiter... More


How to boil the perfect hard boiled egg

Step 1 Use the size saucepan that will hold your eggs compactly. This will prevent the eggs from bouncing all over the pot when the water is boiling. Step 2 Fill the saucepan with cold water and add the eggs immediately. Do not heat the water in advance. When the water is cold it compromises the coldness of the egg and both the water and egg heat up at the same time. When you add a cold egg to boiling water, the... More


How to make pumpkin fudge

If the search is on for a new sweet treat or Christmas candy and goodies to give then this quite unique recipe is one to be included in any holiday candy repertoire. Here is a tweaked up version of Pumpkin Fudge; the whole process has been simplified taking the ingredients for No-Fail Fudge, adding in some new ones and switching around others to form a new and fabulous holiday or any-day fudge. The... More


How to write a resume when you have no job experience

Whenever I teach the resume workshop portion of my business communication course, I experience the same phenomenon: the hesitant approach of a student with a sheepish expression and a half-page resume, summarizing the anticipated attainment of a college degree and little else. "It's so short," they tell me. "How can I make it more impressive?" Fortunately, there are a number of ways to bolster a resume that has little or... More


How to win a karaoke contest

I was born with a passion for singing. It was Christmas day, 1995 when I got the ultimate gift. I was 15 when my parents bought me my first karaoke machine that Christmas. With this, I also received various karaoke discs, which included Bette Midler, Whitney Houston, and The Eagles, just to name a few. When I wasn't in dance class or playing my violin, I was on the mic. This is something that hasn't changed in the last 13... More


How to make meatball appetizers — easy easy easy

Have fun with meatballs Meatball are one of the most perfect foods to use as an appetizer. There are so many easy ways that you can fix them. You can go sweet or you can go savory but either way, they will be ready in just a few minutes. [donate]Instructions Step 1 To keep the appetizers easy, easy, easy you can use frozen meatballs. You can find them in your local grocery in the frozen food department. Try to find... More


How to decorate a baseball cake

Baseball season -- for Little League and the Major Leagues -- begins around the end of March or beginning of April each year in the United States. Teams and fans alike will rave when they celebrate their wins with an authentic looking baseball cake. It’s easy to make and easy to decorate, so give it a try and enjoy your home run! [donate]Instructions Step 1 Mix up cake batter and bake in three ramekins, using... More


How to train yourself as a citizen journalist

Citizen journalism has existed since the 1800s when the United States was in its infancy. Citizens printed their own pamphlets to distribute newsworthy and sensitive topics before newspapers and the postal service made news distribution easy. Citizen journalists wrote letters to the editors of newspapers and produced newsletters within their communities. As technology advanced over the years, news traveled over telegraphs,... More


How to make a complete turkey dinner

Preparing Thanksgiving dinner Thanksgiving dinner all over the United States generally means that families will be gathering and sharing a big meal. In some families there are long standing traditions about what is served for Thanksgiving dinner. This year, some will be starting their own long lasting Thanksgiving dinner traditions. Today, you can start planning your Thanksgiving dinner menu and compiling recipes so that... More


How to grill corn on the cob

Roast sweet corn on your home gas grill for a special treat Nothing says summer like fresh grilled sweet corn on the cob. Roasted sweet corn goes well with hot dogs, hamburgers, steak, and it could very well be the entire meal. It's a treat that many look forward to every summer. Forget soaking, husking, de-silking, aluminum wraps, and marinades - grilling sweet corn on the cob was meant to be easy. Take your fresh sweet... More