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Does Your Family Have the Winter Blues?
"The dreary winter months are actually a great time for families to get together to boost their spirits through regular, scheduled outings -- dining out together is the perfect forum for this."

How to Use the Latest Mobile Phones and PDAs
Just a few years ago, only executives were walking around with the latest technology. Now the newest flip phones, text messaging and mobile instant messaging devices have become mainstream.

Fluids, Diligence Keys to Car's Winter Health
As you prepare for the winter driving season, you should remember to treat your car like you would treat a sick friend: by paying strict attention to those all important fluids.

Anti-Gravity: Snow Sports Get Turned Upside-Down
What is it about catching air? "Everybody loves to jump. Kids, adults -- I've had 60-year olds do six-foot drops, and they'll do it all day long. It's not a fad. It's part of a bigger trend that is still growing and evolving."

Cold water diving
When practicing cold water diving, one of the main and most important things to have into account is which clothes to wear in order to keep warm. You must wear the proper clothes to maintain your body temperature and at the same time keep your agility.

How Do You Ride? What Everyone Needs to Know about SUV Safety
America is sport utility vehicle crazy. SUVs now account for one in four vehicles on U.S. roads, and their rising popularity is accompanied by alarming increases in rollover incidences and related fatalities.

A Guide to Non-Typical Catfish Fishing Techniques
Many of the people about to take one of my guided trips don't believe that Catfish feed as aggressively as other game fish. People are used to throwing out their bait and letting it set while they wait. Some days we all know that the wait can be very long.

ATV Safety Requires Parental Supervision
With their bright colors, balloon tires and big fenders, all-terrain vehicles might just look toy-like to some parents. But while ATVs can be a lot of fun, they aren't child's play. ATVs are motorized machines that require the right kind of training.

The 4 aspects of graphite shafts for golf clubs
In the world of custom golf clubs, not every graphite shaft is created equal. In the pursuit of creating the ultimate tee weapon of mass construction, you can now spend anywhere from $5 to $500 on a new graphite shaft. But before you dole out these precious dollars...

Hit the Open Road in Style
If your New Year's resolution was to spend more time with friends and family, a popular way to make good on it is to hit the open road in a recreational vehicle. Living the RV lifestyle is something more and more people are doing these days.

The Science Stories that Have People Talking
A lubricant to safeguard a hard drive, new fish-scaled, bird-like airplane wings and a robot that can make a crane out of origami paper -- these were among the most popular science stories of 2004, as evidenced by traffic on EurekAlert!, a popular science Web site.

Springtime Presents Ideal Time for Car Care
Spring is here and none too soon. Traditionally, folks toss open the windows and get down to some serious housecleaning; and it should be no different for your automobile. Here are some tips from the experts who certify automobile technicians.

What I Learned About Life from the Movie 'Ray'
"Seeing death ain't natural". The movie, "Ray", a powerful chronicle of the life of Ray Charles, is filled with his determination, his strength and his amazing talent. But it is also filled with his pain, with the loss that took decades to overcome.

Really Bad News for People Who Enjoy Waxing Their Car
Wax on, wax off. Wax on, wax off. In the 1984 film, "The Karate Kid," the main character, Daniel, learned some of the hand motions he needed to excel at karate by regularly waxing his mentor's car. In reality, waxing a car is a job that takes hours to complete.

What Every Camper Should Carry into the Woods
Before you know it, temperatures will start warming up and everything will be green again -- the perfect inspiration for you to begin planning your next camping trip. Whether you're going to a park or a spot you discovered on your own, you're going to need a lot of supplies.

Top Basic Nutritional Tips For Soccer Players
Most soccer athletes do not have a clear guide of what to eat to prepare for a soccer match, what to eat after a soccer match and how to maintain a rich high carbohydrate diet. There are nutritional guides that soccer players of all level must follow before matches.

Purple Potion Adds Flair to a French-Style Fête
Paris, a place known for "the good life," is filled with the very finest in culture, entertainment, dining and shopping. When you can't enjoy the experiences in person, why not bring the city's grandeur into your home by hosting a Paris-themed cocktail party.

The Storyteller
Martha Whittington invites readers to take a break from the doldrums of daily routine and delve into a world where ordinary lives are blindsided by the bizarre. The Storyteller: Volume I provides a feast of paranormal delights that satisfy the imagination.

Help for Parents Choosing their Teen's First Car
If your teenager recently got a driver's license, the next thing on your mind may be to put your son or daughter in a quality car. This rite of passage can bring a sense of newfound freedom for teens, but for you it can be a real headache.

Want Your Family to Spend More Time Together this Summer? Try Extreme Water Toys
Are your kids bored when you spend weekends at the lake? Do your older kids come up with excuse after excuse to get out of joining you on your summer trips to the cabin? There is a way to put the fun back into your summer and create lasting family memories.