Wednesday, June 4, 2008

How to Create an Exercise Routine for the Whole Family

Now that warm weather is finally here, it's time to get into shape :)

Trying to find time to exercise as a family can be difficult with everybody's busy and hectic schedules. With some family planning, and finding out what everybody's favorite activities are, you can plan an exercise routine that will be fun for the entire family. Get excited and show everyone how much fun it will be, and use the simple tips below to create a routine that will get all of the members in the family moving.

Things You’ll Need:


Gather your family together and plan on a schedule that agree with everybody for a workout. Decide if you would like to meet together all in the evenings, weekends, or early morning. Create a schedule on large poster-board and place it in your home where everybody can see the schedule.

Step 2

Find out what kinds of routines the family would enjoy. Get a sheet of paper and write down each member of the family's favorite activity. For example, some may enjoy walking, while another would like biking. Create a schedule where different routines can be scheduled for each week. One day, the family could bicycle, and another could be spent walking.

Step 3

Take time to let the small children run about in a public park or in a large backyard. Organize a small baseball or soccer game with them so that everybody gets a chance to move.

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Tuesday, June 3, 2008

How to Develop Portrait Photos on a Budget

Developing pictures with portrait like quality doesn't have to cost you a lot of money. With the rise of digital technology, photo printing software, and digital printing, its becoming easier to develop photos from the comfort of your own home. With a digital camera, and some great photo editing software, and a great printer or photo developing website, you can develop great photos even on a low-income budget. The steps below provide ways that you can save money at home to print your favorite photos.

Things You’ll Need:

Digital camera
Memory Card
USB cable
Photo editing and printing software
Account at Shutter fly, Clarks, or Snapfish

1. Take your pictures with a digital camera. Even if you don't have a lot of professional photography experience, you can usually always get a nice clear crisp image with digital cameras. Also with most digital cameras, it lets you preview the picture as you take it too.

2. Upload your pictures to your computer. Your pictures can be stored on a memory card or on your camera as well. Upload your pictures to your computer by using your memory card
reader or by using a USB cable

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The Dog and the Kitten...

The video below is funny and adorable if you are an animal lover. I saw this video on the front of the YAHOO homepage today and thought I would share it with those who didnt' see it. It's a bit of a break from my regular articles, but it's always fun to take a bit of a break too ;)

Enjoy the video...

Doggie licking kitten... Is this a bath or just an extreme way that the dog shows its affection towards this lil cute kitten?

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