Hobbies

Wood Turning - Recreation and Creation Reducing a World of Stress

In today's world of growing and ongoing stress, wood turning allows for a time to relax and to enjoy a time of recreation without all the tensions that surround us on a daily basis. Also, it permits a time of creation in what for many has become an existence of familiarity with too many things in the rat race of competitive business. To put it...
Jan 13, 2015 |

12 Days of Learning to Quilt

Learning anything new always takes time and patience. Learning to quilt is no exception. Here are the 12 days of learning to quilt that I used to help a friend make her first baby quilt. Day 1 - Think back to the days of learning to drive. You just don't jump into the driver's seat and take off. Learning to drive is more than putting a car in...
Jan 7, 2015 |

Six Hobbies That Can Earn You Extra Cash

Whether you are between jobs or just looking, for extra income, you may be able to profit from things you already love to do. With a little bit of planning and some research, you can turn your favorite hobby into a lucrative business. There are many ways to turn your passion into cash, and these ideas can help you get started. #1- Become an...
Jan 7, 2015 |

Disney Trading Pins - A Fun And Rewarding Hobby

There are a lot of interesting hobbies out there that allow you to collect different things. Collecting Disney trading pins is one of those and one of the most interesting and fun to do. There are so many of these pins to choose from that you are bound to find many that you like and want to collect. There are literally thousands of them. And they...
Dec 16, 2014 |

How to Find Hobbies That Make Money

Today's economy still isn't that great. But people who have some initiative are finding that they have hobbies that make money. And they're cashing in! I wonder how many people realize that they might have hobbies that make money? I'm a member of a couple of really active forums about working from home. And it never fails to amaze me how...
Dec 16, 2014 |

Paper Crafting, Hand Hobbies And The Possibility Of Meridian Changes

Paper crafting is a hobby that, like all scrapbooking genres, allows for the dexterous use of fingers and hands to create something artistic. Comparing this hobby to more hobbies which allow artistic expression through the hands may give some insight into why such hobbies can be valuable.
Dec 16, 2014 |

How Some Hobbies Increase Your Whole Life Insurance Rates

Hobbies are great because they give you a chance to get away from work, relax and do what you love. People have different hobbies depending with their preferences and way of life. Some are mild and some are wild. Thrill-seekers may view extreme activities as a way of life but most life insurance companies tend to feel different.
Dec 16, 2014 |

Defiant, Kurds vote in northern Iraq, seeking path to independence

In Erbil, capital of northern Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdish region, the longstanding dream of statehood has been sold as a done deal. Streets have been lined with billboards in favor of Kurdish... Read More

In Alabama, an early test of anti-establishment mood

“We cannot be bought,” declares B.B. Sellers, as he and his wife leave a sweltering outdoor rally for Roy Moore, the firebrand former judge who has been leading in a tight Republican run-off for US... Read More

Why elections in Europe spring a surprise

Last spring, Europe watched with surprise as a new centrist party in France, En Marche!, defeated the two traditional parties. The election win was a signal that the French want more independence... Read More