Squidoo Lenses by Donnette - Feed Preview

Here is the list of Squidoo lenses by Lensmaster Donnette,
shown with descriptions, pictures and topics.

This list is also available as an RSS feed too - the URL for it is shown below:

Feed URL: http://squidutils.com/lensmaster/Donnette.rss

1. Make Your Own Rocky Horror Columbia Costume
Make Your Own Rocky Horror Columbia Costume
1973 saw the release of what has now become a cult - The Rocky Horror Picture Show, based on the madly successful Broadway Musical. Nearly 40 years on and with '50s-style songs combined with the theme of sexual exploration, fans of the film and the stage shows still wear the looks of the film's ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
2. Developing and Assessing Motor Skills in Children, Additional Resources
Developing and Assessing Motor Skills in Children, Additional Resources
The basis for a lifetime of physical activity begins in childhood. Engaging in a physically active lifestyle early in life increases the chance that infants and young children will develop and grow normally. Age-specific physical activity is important for healthy brain development and healthy bod...
Education - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:45:19
3. Make Your Own Rocky Horror Frank-N-Furter Costume
Make Your Own Rocky Horror Frank-N-Furter Costume
"Rocky Horror Picture Show" has gained a huge cult following throughout the years since its debut in 1975. With '50s-style songs combined with the theme of sexual exploration, fans of the film and the stage shows wear the looks of the film's characters for many different occasions. So if you're ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
4. Growing and Caring For Your Own Bonsai Trees, and Free eBook
Growing and Caring For Your Own Bonsai Trees, and Free eBook
This picture does not do justice to the tree that is living inside the container. However, it is an indigenous tree, and one which makes bonsai such an amazingly simple and beautiful hobby in Southern Africa. The purpose of bonsai is neither for medicinal nor consumption purposes, but rather for...
Home & Garden - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:31
5. Bees and Wasps Thematic Unit Study
Bees and Wasps Thematic Unit Study
Wasps and bees build houses to protect their young. Some wasp and bee mothers work all alone to build separate nurseries for each of their eggs. A mud-dauber wasp builds small round rooms of the mud she collects from puddles, and lays an egg in each one. She fills each room full of spiders which...
Education - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:43:21
6. Free Homeschooling, Parenting and Family Health eBooks & Teaching Resources- seriously -> completely free
Free Homeschooling, Parenting and Family Health eBooks & Teaching Resources- seriously -> completely free
Homeschooling is becoming a more popular choice for a number of reasons for families around the world. However much is still unknown about curriculum, socialization, parenting, how to cope with running a home, looking after a family and homeschooling your children. And then disaster strikes, and ...
Education - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:45:17
7. My Public Domain Vintage Halloween Clipart, Free to Download
My Public Domain Vintage Halloween Clipart, Free to Download
When compiling and researching the pages for my website, I came across some absolutely stunning pieces of artwork depicting images of Halloween as I would envisage it would have been many years ago. The bulk of the imagery, much of which falls within the public domain, seems to be derived from po...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:25
8. Great Free and Affordable Activities and eBooks for Your Dyslexic Child
Great Free and Affordable Activities and eBooks for Your Dyslexic Child
Dyslexia is a common disorder that causes people to have difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition and hinders the development of reading skills. The brain-based learning disability specifically impairs a person's ability to read. These affected individuals typically read at level...
Education - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:41:55
9. Free eBooks to Sell, Rebrand, Collect or For Personal Use
Free eBooks to Sell, Rebrand, Collect or For Personal Use
All the biggest names in marketing sell their own products, and in those products they teach the importance of having your own products! Not every person has the ability, inclination or time to put together a best-seller. This page is aimed specifically at Work/Stay At Home Moms, one of which I a...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:42
10. The History of African Bead Crafting
The History of African Bead Crafting
This image in the public domain, is of an Ndebele youth. Note the beading on the legs and arms, headdress and around the neck. The oldest known beads have been found in the Kalahari desert, Sudan and Libya. The earliest beads were made of eggshell, clay, twigs, stones, ivory and bone while glass...
Arts & Design - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:42:51
11. Blue Ribbon Against Child Abuse~Does Anybody Really Hear Them?
Blue Ribbon Against Child Abuse~Does Anybody Really Hear Them?
How do you start a page like this when there is so much information to be had, and clearly it's not getting through to the people who can make a difference. I will let the page speak for itself, by the use of videos, images and extracts from various websites. In this USA before today is over, 3 ...
Nonprofits - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:43:29
12. Our World of Wonders, The Pyramids of Egypt, Thematic Unit Study
Our World of Wonders, The Pyramids of Egypt, Thematic Unit Study
We know for sure that the Pyramids existed because they're still with us. Rising out of the desert sands, the Pyramids of Egypt stand as a monument to the skill and determination of the Egyptian pharaohs and their ability to get thousands of people to do hard labor for generations. The word "pyr...
Education - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:43:29
13. Requirements and Guidelines for Homeschooling in South Africa
Requirements and Guidelines for Homeschooling in South Africa
The Definition of Homeschooling: A program of education that a parent may provide to his or her child at home. This lens focuses on some of the requirements, and provides guidelines, to those of you who are contemplating teaching your children outside of the formal schooling system in in South A...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:29
14. From Plastic Bags to Soccer Balls - Football without FIFA
From Plastic Bags to Soccer Balls - Football without FIFA
South Africa is a soccer Crazy Nation, and in many parts of the country it is common (and cost-effective, not to mention eco-friendly) to make your own soccer ball. A reusable shopping bag, sometimes called bag for life is a type of shopping bag which can be reused several times: this is an alte...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:41
15. Kids Halloween Board Games - Recycle, Make, Download or Print
Kids Halloween Board Games - Recycle, Make, Download or Print
Halloween is the most celebrated and advertised holiday/festival second only to Christmas. Masked parties are planned, costumes are designed, menus set, and decor has to be "just right". Children and their adults seem to lose themselves in their Halloween preparations, the excitement, anticipatio...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
16. Spooky Halloween Cutouts, for the Perfect (and inexpensive) Haunted House
Spooky Halloween Cutouts, for the Perfect (and inexpensive) Haunted House
In recent years Halloween decor has made an appearance in South African shopping malls. Up until around 2008 Halloween was not something familiar to traditional South African households. Very little was known about the actual event, including the traditions, customs and celebrations. My children ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
17. Free Printable Hanukkah Vocabulary Puzzles, Activities and Worksheets
Free Printable Hanukkah Vocabulary Puzzles, Activities and Worksheets
I'm thrilled to have been given the opportunity to do a little research on Hanukkah (also spelled Hanukah and Chanukah and Chanukkah - I am assured that all spellings are acceptable), and of course, in keeping with the wonderful information I managed to glean about this Holy Holiday, I decided to...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:25
18. Squirrel Thematic Unit Study
Squirrel Thematic Unit Study
I was absolutely fascinated while researching this topic of these intelligent, versatile and highly sensitive creatures; and saddened also by the threats posed to them and their habitats by man. In compiling unit studies, the intention is not only to introduce little folk to these courageous (and...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:56
19. A Tribute to the greatest man I ever knew... Rest In Peace, Daddy
A Tribute to the greatest man I ever knew... Rest In Peace, Daddy
(Image left - my dad and my Jessie during her visit to South Africa June 2010) Although I am not changing anything in the lens for now, as of today 17 November 2011, my father is lying critically ill, in ICU and on life support in a local hospital, where he has been for on 2 weeks now. Daddy, yo...
Parenting & Kids - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:41
20. Ye Olde Halloween Celebrations, It's Be-Witching Time
Ye Olde Halloween Celebrations, It's Be-Witching Time
Join me on a journey back to the 19th Century, where Halloween was very much a part of life - and belief. On this page we will focus on American beliefs, traditions and celebrations, more particularly relating to witches and the decor for such Halloween festivities. Let us commence our journey. ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
21. Unleash The Genius In Your Child
Unleash The Genius In Your Child
It's often been said that children learn what they live. So if you're looking for a place to start helping your child build positive self esteem and self value, then you should show them your positive sense of self and strong self esteem. Be positive when you speak about yourself and highlight yo...
Parenting & Kids - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:02
22. All About Bugs, A Thematic Unit Study for Little Learners
All About Bugs, A Thematic Unit Study for Little Learners
Not all the tiny creatures you see creeping and crawling and flying are truly bugs. When somebody says, "Ooh, look at the bug!" he might be pointing at a beetle with six legs, or a spider with eight legs, or a centipede with many legs. Or he might be pointing at a stink bug, which belongs to the ...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:31
23. Summertime Party Ideas for Kids & Teens (And Adults)
Summertime Party Ideas for Kids & Teens (And Adults)
Summertime Fun Party Ideas Summer is a great time of year for entertaining. You've got sunshine, great weather, the outdoors to enjoy, great garden fresh food, BBQ's, water fun and so much more! Here are some great ideas for hosting a summertime fun party: Themes: Luau - decorate with grass tab...
Hobbies, Games & Toys - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
24. The Law of Attraction and Goal Setting for Kids, Free PDF eBook
The Law of Attraction and Goal Setting for Kids, Free PDF eBook
Don't let your child miss out on reaching their goals, dreams and highest ambitions.... Every parent I know wants the absolute best for their children. We just want them to be happy. Doesn't matter if they are 3 or 33, or even 63, we never change do we? You know kids who feel good about themsel...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:31
25. Slamdunk! Basketball Thematic Unit Study
Slamdunk! Basketball Thematic Unit Study
Baseball is America's favorite pastime, but it's basketball that is wholly American in origin. While baseball evolved from cricket and rounders and football from soccer and rugby, basketball has no origins in the foreign sports world. In 1891, James A. Naismith (1861-1939), a physical education...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:00
26. Baseball Thematic Unit For Little People
Baseball Thematic Unit For Little People
Study cultural norms and society's values through the lens of baseball, the all-American recreational activity. Engage students with primary source songs, baseball cards, letters and speeches. Read about the accomplishments of baseball greats such as Maris, Cobb, Ruth and others. Take the journey...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
27. Build a Biodome Using Recycled Plastic Bottles
Build a Biodome Using Recycled Plastic Bottles
I came across this activity when first moving on to the farm in August 2011. There is no refuse removal in this part of the world, and in order to minimize waste I decided to collect, recycle and reuse everything that would otherwise be tossed out. With our involvement in marathon running we alw...
Home & Garden - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
28. Braai or Barbeque? What's Cooking?
Braai or Barbeque? What's Cooking?
We don't, as a nation, celebrate (or commemorate) 4th July in South Africa - obviously hehe - this is South Africa and we don't have 4th July Independence Day. We are however - in general - an outdoor loving, beer, braaivleis and rugby nation. Hmmmmm.. odd word... So then what's a braai? Here...
Food & Cooking - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
29. The Hauntings of Nottingham Road Hotel
The Hauntings of Nottingham Road Hotel
During the not-too-common icy spells through the normally mild South African winter, the small village of Nottingham Road comes alive with thousands of sight-seers descending upon the usually tranquil KwaZuluNatal midlands farming town to witness the transformation into a winter wonderland; snow-...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
30. Teaching Your Grade 5 Child About Witches & the Salem Witch Trials, with Free Printable Worksheets
Teaching Your Grade 5 Child About Witches & the Salem Witch Trials, with Free Printable Worksheets
Halloween is an exciting time for toddlers, older children, teens and adults alike. If you enjoy the festivities surrounding Halloween you will no doubt at one stage or another either want to be a witch or warlock, you'll know someone who wants to be a witch or warlock, or secretly harbor the dee...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
31. Books for the Barrios - A Project of the Heart
Books for the Barrios - A Project of the Heart
The mission of BOOKS for the BARRIOS, a registered Non-Profit Organisation, is to strengthen public elementary school education worldwide, equal access to quality education to all children, most especially the disadvantaged children. We have many programs designed to help students and teachers, b...
Nonprofits - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:25
32. Autumn Thematic Unit Study, Free Printables
Autumn Thematic Unit Study, Free Printables
In the Northern Hemisphere (that is north of the equator) Autumn (as we know it here south of the equator) is known as "Fall" and happens from about September/October right through to November and even in December. In the Southern Hemisphere autumn occurs from about February/March to around April...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:20
33. Free Kwanzaa Vocabulary Worksheets for Grades 4-7
Free Kwanzaa Vocabulary Worksheets for Grades 4-7
Kwanzaa, the very name implies "Africa". This relatively "new" celebration commenced as recently as 1966, it was founded by Maulana Karenga as a time to set aside and discover one's African-American roots - the culture, heritage. Africa is, regardless of what anyone might say or think, fascinati...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:25
34. Michaelmas, Traditions of The Medieval Autumn Harvest
Michaelmas, Traditions of The Medieval Autumn Harvest
It is known the feast of St. Michael the Archangel, who is honored for defeating Lucifer in a battle in heaven. a\Michaelmas is also frequently referred to as the Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, Uriel and Raphael, the Feast of the Archangels, or the Feast of Saint Michael and All Angels Althou...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:31
35. Our World of Wonders, The Eiffel Tower, a Thematic Unit Study
Our World of Wonders, The Eiffel Tower, a Thematic Unit Study
The information on this page has been adapted from various sources, cited in my "references", with the main intention of compiling a thematic unit study for young learners through to older students, but essentially providing a one-stop location for parents or educators to obtain everything they n...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:23
36. Collen Makaza, World Champion and Record Holder eyes up Two Oceans Marathon
Collen Makaza, World Champion and Record Holder eyes up Two Oceans Marathon
Collen Makaza, born 25 May 1981, is proudly Zimbabwean and lives in Harare with his fiance Precious, and their sons, Collen Junior and Craig. Collen's first love was soccer and although whilst growing up he played, he was driven towards running. He is a loyal, committed and passionate man who is ...
Sports & Recreation - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:05
37. Traditional Irish Autumn Harvest Recipes
Traditional Irish Autumn Harvest Recipes
Samhain is a three-day festival held in Ireland, which incorporates All Souls' Day, Halloween, and All Saints' Day. It marks the end of the bright days of summer and the beginning of the darker - and colder - part of the year. Beautiful and mysterious Ireland is steeped in myth and tradition. St...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:41
38. Free Hanukah Coloring Pages, Plus Full Free Coloring Book
Free Hanukah Coloring Pages, Plus Full Free Coloring Book
Hanukah, also spelt Hannukkah, Hanukkah and Chanukah is an 8-day Jewish Holiday known as The Festival of Lights. I have, throughout, the text on this page used various of the spellings, and, according to the Thesaurus, all are correct. I have thoroughly enjoyed researching this little-before-to-...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:49
39. School Bags on Wheels
School Bags on Wheels
Hello. This is a picture of Clarissa, aka River, my 11 year old daughter, taken a few days ago at our new home - a farm - at sunset! River is a seriously busy child, who often has the attention span of a sparrow, but who has the enthusiasm of an hungry lion. She likes to carry all her bits and p...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:01
40. Free Grade 1 Thanksgiving-Themed Math Worksheets
Free Grade 1 Thanksgiving-Themed Math Worksheets
Teaching addition, subtraction and numbers to your pre-grade 1 or grade 1 child can be fun and engaging when the worksheets are themed. I discovered this some years ago when suddenly my kids were all keen to do arithmetic when their worksheets looked colorful, and were related to a specific theme...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:16
41. Make Printable Halloween Puzzles
Make Printable Halloween Puzzles
I do research. I write books. I create unit studies and worksheets, and until I discovered some really wonderful resources, I used to do it all manually. Yes, by hand, from scratch. Even drawing the crossword and wordsearch puzzle boxes. And even though it took me for-e-v-e-r I carried on. And on...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
42. Ben 10 Ultimate Alien Halloween Party
Ben 10 Ultimate Alien Halloween Party
When Aiden turned 7 this year he wanted a Ben 10 Ultimate Alien Party. That's it! A house full of mini Ben 10's and WildMutt's... We were unable to have his party on his birthday so are planning one for later this year. Ask him his favorite color, green. Favorite name, Ben. Favorite movie? Ben 1...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
43. Is it a Plane? A bird? NO! It's Motormouth.. beep beep.. Julius Malema
Is it a Plane? A bird? NO! It's Motormouth.. beep beep.. Julius Malema
Julius Malema is the leader of the African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL). This league is for young aspiring South Africans who want to become fully fledged African politicians. He is the reincarnation of many great freedom fighters and revolutionaries from different eras of Africa. It i...
Entertainment & Media - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:23
44. Butterflies and Moths, Thematic Unit Study
Butterflies and Moths, Thematic Unit Study
Some of the best ways for our children to learn is by play and interaction. Teaching them about insects - butterflies and moths - is a fun and exciting way for you to encompass a variety of subjects into your theme. Grammar and vocabulary exercises are relatively simple to coordinate; Butterfly c...
Pets & Animals - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:31
45. Learning About Dinosaurs, A Unit Study
Learning About Dinosaurs, A Unit Study
Few subjects in the Earth sciences are as fascinating to the public as dinosaurs. The study of dinosaurs stretches our imaginations, gives us new perspectives on time and space, and invites us to discover worlds very different from our modern Earth. Dinosaurs were the biggest animals to ever walk...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
46. The Witch's Cat Game, Free Templates For This Cute Kids' Party Game!
The Witch's Cat Game, Free Templates For This Cute Kids' Party Game!
I've come across some really wonderful games and ideas from a book that was published over 100 years ago. With a few adaptations, bearing in mind computers were not really around much then, these games will be a wonderful addition to any child's Halloween party. I did note that many of today's po...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
47. Frightfully Funny Halloween Jokes For Kids and Their Adults
Frightfully Funny Halloween Jokes For Kids and Their Adults
"Knock Knock" - "Who's there?".... how often haven't I heard this in my 29 years odd of being a mother - and it's reasonably safe to say that my kids often forget that they have told a particularly hilarious joke, and they feel the need to tell it again - and again... and again... I confess to ba...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:29
48. Halloween Bingo for Kids, Quick 'n Easy, Download, Print and Play
Halloween Bingo for Kids, Quick 'n Easy, Download, Print and Play
Halloween is almost here once again, and like in previous times, we have had a lot of fun searching, creating and playing. With all the wonderful public domain imagery that is available, the sky's the limit in terms of how decorative your game cards will be. I tried to keep it simple, because the...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
49. Free Animals of the Chinese Zodiac Coloring Pages
Free Animals of the Chinese Zodiac Coloring Pages
Because the Chinese calendar and dates are based on changes of the moon the New Year starts at the commencement of this lunar calendar, and finishes on the 15th day with the colorful and world-renowned Lantern Festival, but did you know that the Chinese New Year, the Chinese Animal Zodiac, Astrol...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:12
50. Free Kwanzaa Vocabulary Worksheets for Grades 1 - 3
Free Kwanzaa Vocabulary Worksheets for Grades 1 - 3
The relatively new holiday celebration of Kwanzaa first came about in 1966, and was initiated by Maulana Karenga, as a result of the Black national Movement of the 1960's. The observance was brought about by the increasing need for African-Americans to reconnect with their African roots, cultura...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:31
51. Visiting the Johannesburg Zoo, It's All About African Wildlife
Visiting the Johannesburg Zoo, It's All About African Wildlife
I do not like zoos. I do not like to see wild animals living in cages. I don't even like circuses and explained as graciously to my offspring as I could the reasons behind my unwillingness to take them to visit either a zoo or the circus when in town. Hence my children have never been to a circus...
Pets & Animals - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
52. Donnette's Halloween Lensography
Donnette's Halloween Lensography
And while it is only as short as three years ago that you would find Halloween decor in the larger shopping malls, we were fortunate to have been introduced to it when I was very young, and hence my children grew up celebrating Halloween - both in South Africa and abroad. The first official Hall...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
53. Caterpillars and Kids, Children Preserving Our Wildlife
Caterpillars and Kids, Children Preserving Our Wildlife
CATERPILLARS AND KIDS It resonated with me strongly, knowing what I know about both caterpillars and kids. I have spent my professional life watching kids. I know their boundless curiosity, their innate desire to explore, and their fascination with critters and creepy-crawlies. I also recognize ...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:00
54. Say What? It's Against The Law! I mean, c'mon.. SERIOUSLY!
Say What? It's Against The Law! I mean, c'mon.. SERIOUSLY!
Doing research recently for a unit study on "where in the world does it come from?" for elementary schools, I stumbled upon a few websites that had me almost on the floor in tears of laughter... Uhhh... no really! In disbelief I clicked "Search" for information to substantiate the info I was read...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
55. Aardvark or Antbear Unit Study
Aardvark or Antbear Unit Study
We are fortunate in Africa to be home to many different species of wildlife. Many of our species are listed as "endangered" or "threatened". One species that is not threatened is the rather curious looking aardvark. The Aardvark (Orycteropus afer) ("Digging foot"), sometimes called "antbear" is...
Pets & Animals - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:24
56. St Aiden's Homeschool, Homeschooling From The Heart
St Aiden's Homeschool, Homeschooling From The Heart
St Aiden's Homeschool was born a number of years ago out of a desperate need to provide quality and affordable education to the masses of people in South Africa (And Africa) who could no longer afford to pay the ridiculous school fees required to enrol and keep your child in a safety-compromised ...
Education - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:43:30
57. Stephen Muzhingi, Going for Gold at Comrades Marathon 2013
Stephen Muzhingi, Going for Gold at Comrades Marathon 2013
UPDATE 2013 - After being forced to run 2 Ultras and one marathon in the space of less than two months in 2012, Comrades Marathon last year saw Stephen saying goodbye to former coach and manager of F1 Bluff Meats Athletics Club, who, by all accounts, was the reason for his not winning Comrades 20...
Sports & Recreation - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:29
58. A Christmas Gift For My Husband
A Christmas Gift For My Husband
My husband, Craig, is an elite athlete manager. His athletes travel Africa, South Africa and the world. To local events, as in South Africa, he will be there in person, supporting them every step of the way. Internationally it becomes a challenge, with the poor R/$ exchange rate, logistics and th...
Gift Guide - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:59
59. Free Printable Hanukkah Games, Download, Print & Play
Free Printable Hanukkah Games, Download, Print & Play
The Hanukkah observance lasts for a period of 8 days, a time within which families observe the true meaning of faith, gratitude and family. While it is a time for sharing quality moments, there will be occasions where the little ones will need a little stimulation. Simple, some not-too-challengin...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:25
60. Easy Dried Apple Crafts
Easy Dried Apple Crafts
We don't celebrate Thanksgiving or Fall Harvest in the southern hemisphere. Our spring falls at the same time as fall in the northern hemisphere, and our seasons are really mild - we don't have extremes in temperatures - other than it gets excruciatingly hot - a few chilly spells during the mid-y...
Holidays & Celebrations - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:03:53
61. Picture the African Sunset
Picture the African Sunset
Probably the most challenging Rocketmoms Lens Challenge is this, number #5 in the Fall Session where it is required that we choose a photograph - one photograph - of anything. A photograph that belongs in a personal collection, a photograph that we have taken. Being a keen amateur photographer I...
Arts & Design - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:41
62. Real Werewolves, Past and Present
Real Werewolves, Past and Present
We've all heard about the 16th century (and beyond) witch hunts. What we do not hear too much about are the werewolf hunts around the same periods. It was generally believed that werewolves were able to turn their skin inside out, and thus return to their human form. It was a form of interrogati...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
63. Going Green for Halloween - Recycled Craft, Decor and Costume Ideas
Going Green for Halloween - Recycled Craft, Decor and Costume Ideas
The Halloween celebration is not spared. As such, you could "go green" or "go healthy" this Halloween. That would be fun, healthy, beneficial, practical, and logical. You'd deserve a pat on the shoulder for putting together a Halloween celebration that delights and educates friends and families, ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
64. My Miracle Son, Aiden
My Miracle Son, Aiden
Around August/September/October every year my mind takes on another personality. An additional personality. Just about 3 years ago I finally put down what it was that had me holding my breath and being even more vigilant with Aiden than I normally was. It is the time of the anniversaries of first...
Healthy Living - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:23
65. Every Child Ministries ~ Hope for the Forgotten Children of Africa
Every Child Ministries ~ Hope for the Forgotten Children of Africa
Children are Africa's greatest resource ~ a precious treasure from God! We believe that every African child is created in the image of God and loved by Him. That's why we call them African Jewels. Precious...Valuable... Worthy of investment of time, energy, resources. Every Child Ministries is ...
Nonprofits - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
66. The Call Wizard by John Peaker
The Call Wizard by John Peaker
The Call Wizard: Make it A Partner for Life Do you dislike making cold calls? Are most of your cold calls or e-mails met with rejection? Are you seldom able to reach the decision-maker? Are you able to overcome objections and get a commitment? Do you know how to deal with different personality t...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:36
67. Teaching Phonics and Phonic Awareness to Early Learners
Teaching Phonics and Phonic Awareness to Early Learners
Phonic Awareness and Teaching Guides For Young Children In preparation of reading comprehension activity books created for children and then onward transmission/submission to various organizations or for availability as free downloads on various websites an inordinate amount of time is spent res...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
68. January 23 is International Handwriting Day, Free Handwriting eBooks for Kids
January 23 is International Handwriting Day, Free Handwriting eBooks for Kids
In today's society the individuality and uniqueness of handwriting seems to have been lost amidst fast-moving technology, where it's easier and a thousand times quicker to send a text message, email or fax. This of course has its positives, including saving on the exorbitant cost of postage and t...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:47
69. Public Domain Thanksgiving Coloring Pages
Public Domain Thanksgiving Coloring Pages
The internet is an inexhaustible treasure trove of information, materials and downloads. I make use of public domain websites, images and media for use in my work as an education content-creator. However, while certain topics are plentiful, there are those that appear to me to be quite scarce on ...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:31
70. My Working Vacation in New York... (A little contradiction there)
My Working Vacation in New York... (A little contradiction there)
I felt very honored to have been invited by David Monti of New York Road Runners to travel to New York City as their guest, in order to assist Comrades Marathon Champ, Stephen Muzhingi, with preparations for his first ever trip outside the continent of Africa. The trip was planned to the last de...
Travel & Places - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
71. Soldiers Angels - May No Soldier go Unloved - Wingtip to Wingtip, Changing Lives One Box at a Time
Soldiers Angels - May No Soldier go Unloved - Wingtip to Wingtip, Changing Lives One Box at a Time
You don't have to live in the US to Support Soldiers Angels - Adopt a Soldier NOW! My involvement with Soldiers Angels is - well I can't tell how or when it began, all I knew is that there was an Earth Angel who had a vision of hope, light and love and wanted to share it with the whole of the US...
Nonprofits - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
72. Fighting Pollution From Outer Space
Fighting Pollution From Outer Space
I'm going to present the information I have researched in fairly simple and child-friendly terms, since my aim will be to provide teacher/parent resources at the bottom of this lens page for parents or educators who would perhaps like to share the information with their students/children. You wi...
Healthy Living - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
73. Haunting Halloween Dollshouse Decor
Haunting Halloween Dollshouse Decor
For something completely different, if you or your child/ren have a dolls house, why not have a tantalizingly exciting time decorating not only your home, but the dollhouse also? Getting creative starts with making miniature Halloween-themed furniture for your miniature house, but soon you'll ri...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
74. Blue October ~ The Band
Blue October ~ The Band
There is so much information on Justin Furstenfeld, his band Blue October, that I simply will not be able to include it all here. Suffice it to say that it will not take a reader of this page long to see why I believe that this band of musicians is well worth getting to know. Not only do they pr...
Music - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:29
75. Squid Angel Blessings September & October 2012
Squid Angel Blessings September & October 2012
When I realized I had missed my invitation to apply for the position of a Squid Angel I was quite deflated. I have always wanted to give back a little of what so many Angels and awesome lensmasters have given me during my time on Squidoo. So when Bonnie advised me that I now had my wings, I was a...
Squidoo Community - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:59
76. Straw Hat Scarecrow Craft
Straw Hat Scarecrow Craft
Many communities worldwide celebrate Thanksgiving in one form or another. The concept behind Thanksgiving ceremony celebration, held in both the USA and Canada, is similar to the August Moon Festival in China, Tet Trung Thu in Vietnam, the Jewish Succoth, Kwanzaa in Africa, Pongal in India and Ch...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:00
77. About Spiritual Healer Dzagbe Cudjoe-Calvocoressi, Dancer, Therapist, World-Renowned Author
About Spiritual Healer Dzagbe Cudjoe-Calvocoressi, Dancer, Therapist, World-Renowned Author
Dzagbe Cudjoe was born in Chesham, England. She was educated there and in Ghana and held an MA degree in Ethnology from Luedwig-Maximilian's University in Germany. She was also a world-renowned author, travelling the world, a Director and Producer and finalised a number of projects relating to (m...
Healthy Living - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
78. Muffin, the Yorkie of Our Eyes
Muffin, the Yorkie of Our Eyes
My beloved father passed away on 20 November 2011. To this day I swear he talks to me through Muffin, his best friend and constant companion for the four years prior to his death. Getting the ol' man on the phone was wonderful. Dad was my best friend also. (I ran second to Muffin aka Puffles aka ...
Pets & Animals - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:43:13
79. Inaugural Mandela Day Marathon 2012
Inaugural Mandela Day Marathon 2012
26 August 2012 saw the first running of the Mandela Day marathon, in honor of Nelson Mandela, and said, quite rightly it appears, to be THE toughest marathon course in the world. (Comrades marathon qualifier) The event was not hosted by the Pietermaritzburg Municipality. It was in fact hosted by...
Sports & Recreation - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:17
80. Introducing You To My Six
Introducing You To My Six
Thank you so much for taking an interest in my lens. I hope that the brief explanations and scenarios will provide a broader picture of where we are today and how we got here. This lens is not typically about "me" but about something relating to "me". As part of the Rocketmoms Summer Session 201...
Squidoo Community - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:31
81. Frank McCourt, Favourite Author of Irish Fact
Frank McCourt, Favourite Author of Irish Fact
Francis "Frank" McCourt (August 19, 1930 - July 19, 2009) was an Irish-American teacher and Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, best known as the author of Angela's Ashes, a memoir of the misery and squalor of his childhood. His brother is author and actor Malachy McCourt. He received the Pulitzer Pr...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:48
82. Free Chinese New Year Coloring Book
Free Chinese New Year Coloring Book
The Chinese New Year begins a number of weeks after the New Year based on the Gregorian Calendar (01 January) begins. This can be anytime during the later part of January or even in February. The Chinese New Year Celebration lasts for 15 days. 15 days of close family reunions, colorful activities...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:25
83. Outreach Africa ~Bringing Hope To Africa's Aids Orphans
Outreach Africa ~Bringing Hope To Africa's Aids Orphans
HIV and AIDS is devastating Africa. Enormous numbers of adults are living and dying with HIV/AIDS, with less access to health care than anywhere else in the world. There is little money and a large social stigma of being HIV positive or an AIDS orphan. Many children are without parents, money or ...
Nonprofits - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:27
84. 2 Carats, Diamonds, Rubies, Pearls, oh my! What a Gift!
2 Carats, Diamonds, Rubies, Pearls, oh my!  What a Gift!
I love jewelery, I think almost any woman does. If she prefers not to wear it, she will still admire the sheer beauty of a stunning piece. While gifts of jewelery need not be over-the-top expensive, there are those pieces that - well, may just cost a little more than the usual. Those pieces of e...
Gift Guide - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:16
85. Printable Christmas Games for Kids - and their Adults... Download or Make Your Own
Printable Christmas Games for Kids - and their Adults... Download or Make Your Own
The holiday season is traditionally a time of great expectations, fun-filled family-oriented gatherings, and great anticipation and huge excitement at the forthcoming Christmas festival. Whether you celebrate Christmas in the traditional way or otherwise, children will get caught up in the excite...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
86. Strategic Book Group, New York
Strategic Book Group, New York
Strategic Book Publishing (SBP) is a traditional publisher for authors that have a strong marketing pitch. SBP also offers innovative publishing partnership programs for authors that have published with other publishers, and for authors where the path to large sales numbers is not so clearly defi...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
87. Another Foot in The Grave
Another Foot in The Grave
While sitting at a local cemetery, Lieutenant Killian Shelleen finds her squad car demolished by a group of teenage grave robbers. During the investigation, her crack homicide team known as the Zombie Squad and her trusty canine, Dracula, make a horrific discovery. The foot of a murdered girl is ...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
88. Independence Day Cooking
Independence Day Cooking
Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parad...
Food & Cooking - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
89. A Quick Peek Into Halloween Masks
A Quick Peek Into Halloween Masks
At the start of October, you will likely find lots of spooky decorations, costumes and props at various retail outlets, specialty and Dollar stores. This is a clear sign that many people love Halloween - the festival that is being celebrated at the end of the month. It's during the Halloween fes...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
90. The Rocky Horror Halloween Show
The Rocky Horror Halloween Show
I was not yet into my teen years when Rocky Horror Picture Show was released in South Africa. In fact I was not even living in South Africa at the time. And I never got to see the movie because it - for very obvious reasons - had an age restriction. But it was big. I mean HUGE! In 1977 when I fin...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
91. Soulful Halloween Music for the Irish Samhain Season
Soulful Halloween Music for the Irish Samhain Season
We have had enormous fun looking at all the Halloween costumes, decor, food, music and party ideas for kids and their adults, and I keep on being drawn back to my ancestral roots, which are firmly planted in Ireland. I look around and I see many of the traditions of the Halloween celebrations bei...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:57
92. Great Women in History, a Unit Study
Great Women in History, a Unit Study
It is only over a little more than the last century that women have begun to be seen as more than "second-class citizens" - that is, being equal to men. Throughout history women have always played a secondary role to men, with men always dominating, being the decision makers, the "important" peop...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
93. Teaching Your Child to Write, free Journals, eBooks and Printables for Kids
Teaching Your Child to Write, free Journals, eBooks and Printables for Kids
Children need to be ready to start learning from their very first day at school. If they are homeschooled children this can effectively commence at the age preferred by the homeschooling parent/educator. Usually this is younger than the conventional starting school-age. Whilst I use the term "Tea...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:41
94. Food From Around The World, Where on Earth Does it Come From?
Food From Around The World, Where on Earth Does it Come From?
Most of it seems really yummy, but do you REALLY know where it comes from? This unit study will highlight a few traditional - and some not-so-traditional - dishes from different countries and cultures in the world. We'll include some recipes and trivia, and a few quizzes and polls, just to make...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:23
95. Life-long Lessons for Kids of Nutrition and Healthy Choices
Life-long Lessons for Kids of Nutrition and Healthy Choices
Nancy and the Nutrition Tree combines two powerful tools: learning nutrition basics and making healthy choices. Understanding these lessons in early childhood can help prevent illness and obesity later in life. Children are empowered when they use nutritional knowledge and are involved in making ...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
96. Steven Hyperspecial Whyte & Better Days World Tour
Steven Hyperspecial Whyte & Better Days World Tour
Steven Whyte (Hyperspecial) -ALL ABOUT ME.... For Friends, fans and Better days family BETTER DAYS CEO Many people know what I do now but do not know how it all came about, I did not always have the things I have today it was a process of hard work, commitment and passion. I have a lot of peopl...
Music - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:24
97. Family Candle Crafts
Family Candle Crafts
Everyone loves candles. I love Vanilla and Coffee scented candles. I would burn them day in and day out if I could - if we COULD actually get really beautifully scented candles readily - like Yankee candles - in this country. So we make do with what we have and occasionally inspire the children t...
Hobbies, Games & Toys - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
98. Donnette's Homeschool Unit Study Lensography
Donnette's Homeschool Unit Study Lensography
To keep abreast of the unit studies and thematic units I create in book form, I decided to incorporate each into a lens as well. No easy job with over 170 published ebooks. But I'm getting there - albeit extremely slowly :) Let me explain why extremely slowly. Seriously, this is precisely what h...
Education - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:43:30
99. Gift a Kindle for Your Teenage Book-Worm this Christmas
Gift a Kindle for Your Teenage Book-Worm this Christmas
My daughter, Savannah, is an avid reader. She will read anything and everything, and I am tempted, as I write this, to take a photograph and upload it of our bookshelves... many of them, full to overflowing... and she has read, more than once, almost every single book there is. Recently when pub...
Gift Guide - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:24
100. Donnette's Purple Star Lensography
Donnette's Purple Star Lensography
I had absolutely no idea of the significance of a Purple Star award when Determine and Claim Your Irish Heritage was awarded one. Don't misunderstand me, I was pleased as punch! Over the moon, all warm and fuzzy like when one of my lenses has been blessed by a SquidAngel. That is a beautiful feel...
Squidoo Community - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:41:59
101. Determine and Claim Your Irish Heritage
Determine and Claim Your Irish Heritage
Ireland, also known as the Emerald Isle, the birthright heritage of my beloved son Aiden, conjures up overwhelming images and sentiments as we explore this magnificent island, the heritage, geography, the people, the history, the myths and fantasies, legends, symbols, food, literature, music and ...
Travel & Places - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:42
102. Ex-Pats Right to Vote. Should they? Shouldn't they?
Ex-Pats Right to Vote. Should they? Shouldn't they?
Ex-Pats Right to Vote Initially when thinking about this, I naturally thought about South Africans living abroad, the many - thousands - millions who have left to make new lives elsewhere. I don't criticize them, judge them - because I too was one of those ex-pats, having returned to and remained...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
103. The Sanctuary Wildlife Care and Rehabilitation Centre, Rescue, Rehabilitate and Release!
The Sanctuary Wildlife Care and Rehabilitation Centre, Rescue, Rehabilitate and Release!
The Sanctuary, Wildlife Care and Rehabilitation Center is home to hundreds of orphaned, abused and abandoned animals. Situated within typical African bushland, the property is also home to many species of indigenous flora, and home also to many species of birdlife who nest amongst the flat-topped...
Pets & Animals - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:20
104. Free Kwanzaa Coloring Pages for Kids
Free Kwanzaa Coloring Pages for Kids
Thank you so much for stopping by. I'm really excited about this lens, I learned so much about Kwanzaa, something I actually never really understood or knew anything about. But, in keeping with bold and "out-there" African art, mystery, tradition, culture and colors, it comes as no surprise that ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:25
105. History of American Christmas Traditions
History of American Christmas Traditions
The Christmas Tree. Hanging Stockings. Christmas Cards. Caroling. Santa Claus. Gift Giving. Eggnog. The Yule Log. Do you know where these traditions came from? Are you someone that believes they’ve simply “always existed” and is something we, as a Nation have always done every ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:25
106. Free Printable Thanksgiving Puzzles and Games
Free Printable Thanksgiving Puzzles and Games
Once again we have spent a lot of time making and playing various puzzles and games, notwithstanding the fact that we do not celebrate Thanksgiving here in South Africa, and again I'd love to share with my readers. I hope you will find something useful for your children on this page. I have inclu...
Hobbies, Games & Toys - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:52
107. Squid Angel Blessings November 2012
Squid Angel Blessings November 2012
Before I start off, I would just like to say what an honor it has been for me to have been given my wings. I have been inspired to search out previously unsought topics (for me), and search for newbie lensmasters, as well as even more interaction with current Squids and a more active participatio...
Squidoo Community - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:31
108. Free Thanksgiving Mazes, Instant Download, Print and Play
Free Thanksgiving Mazes, Instant Download, Print and Play
It's the holiday season, and everyone is looking for fun things to do with the children, family and friends. This "holiday atmosphere" will last long past Christmas and into the New Year. While the adults are preparing meals, guest rooms, get-togethers, family dinners, the children, while terribl...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:24
109. My Top 5 Must-Have Christmas Albums
My Top 5 Must-Have Christmas Albums
At any given time you will hear music in our home. Each year leading up to Christmas and the holiday season, nothing changes, except that you will hear beautiful not-too-traditional Christmas music, by international artists that have, whether original or not, made these songs their own. On this ...
Gift Guide - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
110. Inexpensive book gifts for kids, my top 5 list. Buy or download free.
Inexpensive book gifts for kids, my top 5 list.  Buy or download free.
Books. As far as I am concerned they are an any-time gift. One doesn't need a "reason" to give a gift of a book, be it for an adult, child, mother, father, sibling, friend, teacher. I treasure my books, and while I have over 3000 books in ebook format, and have written countless educational and ...
Gift Guide - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
111. Vegan Thanksgiving Loaf, with Mushroom Sage Gravy
Vegan Thanksgiving Loaf, with Mushroom Sage Gravy
However, for the tried and tested delicious, eat-some-more, home-made appeal, why not create your meal from scratch? I don't eat turkey so have no idea of its taste or texture, but I am assured that it is fabulously tasteful, and, when accompanied by the right side dishes, can create a magnificen...
Food & Cooking - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:18
112. Christmas Cooking to Lose Weight
Christmas Cooking to Lose Weight
I have a sister who is a really beautiful looking woman. She is a little younger than I, and has a husband who adores her, and two children. She is an extremely highly qualified medical professional and is esteemed in her career circles. She has a healthy sense of humor, and is loving and kind, w...
Gift Guide - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
113. Decades of Christmas, Movies And Music Quiz
Decades of Christmas, Movies And Music Quiz
But while we may be familiar with a film, for example, Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, how many people actually know who acted in it, what the title songs were, or in the case of animated films, who the voice over artists were? During 2011 I did a huge amount of research for a Christmas Triv...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
114. Easy Peasy Christmas Trivia Challenge, Yes it is!
Easy Peasy Christmas Trivia Challenge, Yes it is!
I am creating this Quiz with information from my Christmas Trivia Challenge Book, together with my niece, to test HER knowledge. The questions will fall under a "miscellaneous" category and are not confined to any one category. I do hope you enjoy! Let's do this thing!
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:25
115. Pink Floyd and Roger Waters Epic Gift Collection
Pink Floyd and Roger Waters Epic Gift Collection
My husband, Craig, is a huge Pink Floyd fan. I didn't know this however, until he spotted my impressive Floyd collection. Since then, I have been able to listen to my music unhindered AND with his encouragement. You know how it goes over the weekend. "Sweetie, why don't you put some music on?" "O...
Gift Guide - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
116. Give the Gift of Teaching Tools, Materials and Equipment This Christmas
Give the Gift of Teaching Tools, Materials and Equipment This Christmas
This is not your typical "Gift Lens", this is not about a "most wanted" gift for a husband, wife, child, grandparent or friend. This is not about extravagant gifts, not about toys or clothes. This lens will not talk about "buying a gift for someone who has everything". This will not address cute,...
Gift Guide - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:28
117. My Own Favorite Lenses, and Why I Use Some Modules More
My Own Favorite Lenses, and Why I Use Some Modules More
Having been away - not by choice I hasten to add - from Squidoo (and my online life) for quite some time, I made a conscious decision to revisit each of my lenses for updating, rearranging, deleting and the like. A whole new SquidWorld has opened up in the past year. I discovered the "My Lenses"...
Squidoo Community - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
118. Our Homeschooling Journey - In The Beginning...
Our Homeschooling Journey - In The Beginning...
We've come a long way since we started homeschooling in 2005/2005. Initially we, Savannah and myself, later Clarissa (River) and Aiden just did research on the computers and were guided by age appropriate curriculum from the US and the UK, since nothing suitable was readily available in South Afr...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
119. The Angel Connection
The Angel Connection
I don't have wings, but I'm a Soldier's Angel ; one day in September 2012 I received my wings and am honored to be a SquidAngel. I try to be an Earth Angel - but there are so many big footsteps to fill. I know my son, Aiden, has a guardian angel - or many. This page is about Angels, the perceptio...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:25
120. When reality hits!
When reality hits!
Author and SUpermom Donna Stone is a native Carolinian and freelance writer since 2000. Published mainly in local magazines and online. Donna's first non-fiction book, Tough as Stone - Brandon's Story, is based on her son's lifelong battle with urinary tract disorders and chronic kidney stones. ...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
121. Halloween Painted Rocks Children's Craft
Halloween Painted Rocks Children's Craft
It's true. I've thoroughly enjoyed creating Halloween lenses and working through some of the books I've put together for homeschooling this year. Last year was a disaster. Although I whine (yes, I actually do!) about my internet connection (or lack thereof) because I am forced to used a dongle th...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:32
122. William The Fairground Car by Irene J Harvey
William The Fairground Car by Irene J Harvey
The book is a series of ten stories, all featuring visits by children to the fairground. William the fairground car is the main character of the merry-go-round, and he has seven other named carriage characters as his friends. The title character and his friends talk to one another in a way that...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
123. Howl-oween Full Moon Madness
Howl-oween Full Moon Madness
Expecting a full moon on Halloween? Feeling the need to go out on the prowl? Needing some prey? This page will inspire you to make the most of your assets, be it fur, claws or jaws. So settle down, relax and read along, this is definitely a page you can sink your teeth into! Clipart in the Publ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
124. Irish Halloween Games, Crafts and Activities for Kids
Irish Halloween Games, Crafts and Activities for Kids
The Celtic year begins, as life begins, in darkness. According to ancient Roman authors, the druids believed that "souls do not die but after death pass into other bodies". Their belief in reincarnation was so strong that it was said that an unsettled debt at the time of a person's death could be...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:25
125. Halloween Movie Quiz
Halloween Movie Quiz
Before starting this lens, I searched around and looked at some "Top However-Many" lists from various reputable sources, Chicago mail, Reader's Digest and a few others, and then thought about my own, and decided other than knowing what the film is about, I don't know too much else... I know a bi...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:29
126. Bleeding Heart Dessert Recipe
Bleeding Heart Dessert Recipe
It's actually a dessert - a very yummy scrumptious dessert! Delight (or terrify) your Halloween dinner guests with this fantastic creation of a bleeding human heart dessert. The piece de resistance, I guarantee you. Special effects are too gruesome for words, and the taste too delectable to des...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
127. Simple Halloween Mobile, Kids Craft
Simple Halloween Mobile, Kids Craft
Once again I am inspired by my beloved son, Aiden. While creating activity sheets and worksheets for one of my new projects - I doubt very much if I will have it finished this year, I keep getting sidetracked :) - Aiden was ever-present and ever-so-helpful. I do find it difficult however to manoe...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
128. Halloween Mega Movie Quiz
Halloween Mega Movie Quiz
I was finishing off my 2nd edition printable Halloween Trivia Game, I actually started it last year AFTER I had finished my huge Christmas Trivia Challenge... And felt the need to add in Halloween Movies and Music... oh my! I really never, EVER, realized that there were so many horror movies tha...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
129. Make Your Own Halloween Worksheets
Make Your Own Halloween Worksheets
I have spent the last few days at the computer, doing research for a number of projects I am busy with which are to be published shortly. Aside from that I have a full time job in law which has been left on the burner for these past days, although deadlines are rapidly creeping up. To cut a long ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:29
130. Spooky Halloween Cupcake Recipes
Spooky Halloween Cupcake Recipes
Ghosts, ghouls, witches, bats and talking pumpkins - all things that will delight your child at Halloween. For your Halloween Party this year, have your child don oven glove and apron and help out in the kitchen creating these cupcake works of art that will make him the envy of every kid on the ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
131. Make a Felt Halloween Treat Bag
Make a Felt Halloween Treat Bag
It seems a few short years ago that I first saw Halloween goodies being advertised and displayed at our local shopping mall. That was less of a surprise than actually not even acknowledging Halloween, which is the case in South Africa until very recently. The question I asked myself was "Why did ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:29
132. Halloween History - Trivia Quiz Challenge
Halloween History - Trivia Quiz Challenge
I have had so much fun this year on Squidoo : Halloween lenses, particularly taking some of the many quizzes that abound. I truly didn't realize how little i actually know, despite having written umpteen books on the subject - educational books at that! Now while researching for information for ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:19
133. How to Carve a Turnip for Halloween
How to Carve a Turnip for Halloween
Back in the really old, old days - ancient times - and long before people carved pumpkins into Jack-o'-lanterns, they used turnips to create the traditional Halloween decorations. The tradition dates back to the Celtic Irish, using carved turnips as lanterns which was believed to ward off evil sp...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
134. Make Your Own Halloween Gift Baskets, Hampers and Care Packages
Make Your Own Halloween Gift Baskets, Hampers and Care Packages
Aside from the decors the colors, and the symbols, Halloween has been made even more fun and interesting by the many activities that have created a unique modern tradition, which festivities are usually celebrated by gatherings of family and friends, trick-or-treating, fancy dress and more recent...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:55
135. Ghoulish Halloween Party Treats
Ghoulish Halloween Party Treats
Halloween parties can be the ultimate in fun. While generally the focus is on the decorations and attire, food and snacks add true life and character to the party. A good selection of items might not be enough. Edible Halloween crafts are traditionally made for Halloween parties. Food is normall...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
136. Miniature Halloween Pumpkin Party Favors, Simple Kids Craft
Miniature Halloween Pumpkin Party Favors, Simple Kids Craft
Little Johnny wants (you) to host a Halloween party. Last year Little Sammy had one and it was awesome! This year Little Johnny has taken everything he remembers from Little Sammy's party last year, and discussed it with his friends, and argued about it, and added on and taken away, and together ...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
137. Michael Collins, a Book Review
Michael Collins, a Book Review
Michael Collins, Mchel Coilein in Irish, is considered a hero in Ireland. He was born on 16 October 1890, and became an Irish revolutionary leader, Minister for Finance and Teachta Dla (TD) for Cork South in the First Dil of 1919. He was also appointed as Director of Intelligence for the Irish R...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:53:56
138. 21 November is World Hello Day
21 November is World Hello Day
In the Fall of 1973 conflict between Egypt and Israel was the (dubious) inspiration for World Hello Day, and prompted Brian and Michael McCormack, graduates of Arizona and Harvard Universities respectively, to work together to promote "World Hello Day" as a global expression of peace. This event...
Holidays & Celebrations - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
139. Chunky Vegetable Soup With Barley
Chunky Vegetable Soup With Barley
When I was growing up I did not like vegetables. I ate potatoes. And cabbage. And rice. I did not eat meat or have any animal products until serious anemia at the age of 13 forced to to supplement my protein and iron intake. Back in the day we did not have access to the wonderful products that ar...
Food & Cooking - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:27
140. The Wedding. Is bigger better?
The Wedding.  Is bigger better?
My son is getting married next year. A very exciting time for him, his fiancee, and all the family members involved. What I find intriguing is the amount of planning - and expense - involved in making the necessary arrangements for this one day. Of course the day has got to be special. It is, f...
Weddings - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:30
141. November 01 is International Vegan Day
November 01 is International Vegan Day
World Vegan Day was established in 1994 by Louise Wallis, the then President & Chair of The Vegan Society in the United Kingdom. 2011 marks the 67th anniversary of the term 'vegan' and consequently the concept of 'veganism' and of the founding of the Vegan Society (1944). Veganism is relevant to...
Food & Cooking - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:20
142. Married in the KZN Bush
Married in the KZN Bush
December 17th, it was to be my wedding day. Bittersweet, the day dawned overcast but humid as the mid-summer heat filtered through every brick, tile and floorboard in the house. Having lost the most wonderful man I ever knew less than one month before, it seemed that no matter how perfect the day...
Weddings - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:26
143. October is Fire Prevention Month
October is Fire Prevention Month
Although Fire Prevention Week is observed in October, along with National Fall Firefighters Weekend, any time of the year is great for teaching children the value of fire prevention and safety. International Firefighters' Day is observed in May. Research on the most recent stats, some not 2012 I...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:29
144. Wildlife Expert, Garth Carpenter, Recounts True Stories of Encounters with Man-Eating African Wildlife
Wildlife Expert, Garth Carpenter, Recounts True Stories of Encounters with Man-Eating African Wildlife
Of course, not all of the animals are marauders. Similarly not all Africans are not governed by witchcraft, although legend and superstition are still have a primary influence in the lives of the average rural African person. Most notably and possibly the most influential figure in his life is t...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
145. Strategic Talk Radio : Author Interviews
Strategic Talk Radio : Author Interviews
Bringing you interviews with seasoned professionals and up-and-coming new authors. Our writers come from all walks of life and cover everything from memoirs and cookbooks to health and investing. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/Strategic-Talk-Radio
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:25
146. White Oleander, a Comparative Review
White Oleander, a Comparative Review
I am not an avid movie-goer. I enjoy watching films based on non-fiction work, such as Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt, Michael Collins and similar true-life reconstructions. I am, however, a prolific reader. There are however a number of fiction novels which I have read, and unwittingly have al...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:31
147. Make a Stuffed Elephant Toy, Easy Craft Activity for Kids
Make a Stuffed Elephant Toy, Easy Craft Activity for Kids
I confess that I am not as active in the craft-making department as I was some years ago. Technology and digital have pretty much replaced the sheer pleasure of crafting something simple from nothing but a few scraps of fabric, cotton, needle and some embellishments. In deciding to do this chall...
Arts & Design - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:20
148. Walking In The Mist, a Photograph - and the others...
Walking In The Mist, a Photograph - and the others...
Early July 2011, and we were up before dawn to take Munya to a trail race in the mountainous, rural areas not far from where we live. It really was bitterly cold that morning, and the mist lay thick in the bush and on the dirt roads on which the runners were to race. Craig, Aiden and I were wrap...
Arts & Design - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:00
149. Personalised Wooden Picture Frame Craft
Personalised Wooden Picture Frame Craft
This is a simple, but fun and inexpensive activity for children and their adults to undertake. It's a great idea for gift-giving, or to redecorate or liven up an existing area of your home. It will also give old wooden frames a facelift! I love wooden picture frames, whether they are personalize...
Arts & Design - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:02
150. Where Love Has Gone, Harold Robbins
Where Love Has Gone, Harold Robbins
Harold Rubin was born on May 21, 1916 in New York City. He later allegedly claimed to have been raised in a Catholic Boys' Home, after being orphaned. He was in fact the son of well-educated Russian and Polish Jewish immigrants. He was raised in Brooklyn by his pharmacist father and stepmother. H...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:41
151. Leftover Potato Hashed Browns
Leftover Potato Hashed Browns
I waste nothing. Ever. I have a large family, many animals, and more often than not my home is extended to welcome visitors from other parts of Africa for extended periods. The grocery bill is HUGE and I cannot afford for it to get any huger. So I save, and scrimp, and stretch and make things wor...
Food & Cooking - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:40
152. Tragic South Africa, Where Your Running Shoes Are Worth More Than Your Life
Tragic South Africa, Where Your Running Shoes Are Worth More Than Your Life
Hi! I'm Donnette, a mammoth Squidoo lensmaster, webby, writer and social media coach, mom of 6, jack of all trades - master of very few, with interests many and varied. I'm being rather cheeky using an "about me" lens challenge to hop onto my soap-box to wax on about the socio-economic condition...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:33
153. Cinnamon Scented Ornaments
Cinnamon Scented Ornaments
Fall is without a doubt my favorite season of all whether it is in South Africa or abroad. There's something special about walking amidst the orange and gold hues of the leaves blown to the ground on a crisp day. I recall one year not long ago during the last months of the year, as summer gave w...
Arts & Design - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:32
154. Nancy Wylde Woman Extraordinaire
Nancy Wylde Woman Extraordinaire
Nancy Wylde.... I can fill a book... this is one AMAZING woman, but let me be professional and give a brief background as to why she IS going to become an icon of this decade. In her own words: I was born in September 1960 in Liverpool some 20km south west of Sydney to Italian parents who migra...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
155. Diamond In The Rough, How Little League Baseball Saved a Child
Diamond In The Rough, How Little League Baseball Saved a Child
About Pattye Glosson, in her own words: Pattye Patterson Glosson is a native of Decatur, Alabama. She was educated at Wallace State Community College and Athens State University. At present, she works as a Director of Health Information Management in Madison, Alabama. Pattye is the author of nu...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:21
156. Susan Sebeer Holloran, Dreaming of the Majors
Susan Sebeer Holloran, Dreaming of the Majors
Zach and his older brother, Josh, love baseball! On summer days they sprint off through their backyard gate, toward the school field's worn down dirt mound, where Josh pitches and Zach runs the bases. They let their imaginations run wild, visualizing themselves playing in the Majors and imitating...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:25
157. The Origin of Children's Playground Games
The Origin of Children's Playground Games
No one's the same, and even more so when they are from another country. The one language that all children learn however, is the universal language of play. It is widely stated by experts in the field of child development that play is a fundamental component of developing cognitive, social, lang...
Hobbies, Games & Toys - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:34
158. Famous Landmarks and World Wonders
Famous Landmarks and World Wonders
The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World is the first known list of the most remarkable marvels from ancient times, and was based on popular guide-books. It only includes those wonders that can be found around the Mediterranean rim. The number seven was chosen because the Greeks believed "seven" re...
Education - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:45:31
159. Westlife, Ireland's Greatest Music Export
Westlife, Ireland's Greatest Music Export
These are my boys!! I love each one of them, as individuals, as performers and just because.. :) Unashamedly a Westlife fanatic since their burst onto the music scene in South Africa in 1999, I have followed their progress (and them - literally - and no I'm not really a serial stalker!). Not too ...
Music - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:01
160. Crickets and Their Cousins, a Unit Study
Crickets and Their Cousins, a Unit Study
There are around 900 species of crickets known worldwide. The cricket is an insect whose cousins are the grasshopper and katydid (order Orthoptera). They have somewhat flattened bodies and long antennae. Crickets are known for the loud chirping noises they make by rubbing their corrugated wing ca...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:34
161. Alkaline Trio, Rockers from Chicago
Alkaline Trio, Rockers from Chicago
Doey, my 2nd eldest daughter, is a music fiend. She has probably the single largest personal collection of music I have ever come across. And she also has by far the most varied taste in music I have ever known. In days gone by I would often be seen going through her computer listening to new mu...
Music - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
162. Autism Explained
Autism Explained
Parents play a vital role in their child's education. They are equal partners in the team that develops their child's IEP and they care deeply how their sons or daughters learn and grow. In the course of their child's education, parents may interact with a large number of professionals. Being abl...
Healthy Living - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
163. The Universe Through A Child's Eyes, Unit Study
The Universe Through A Child's Eyes, Unit Study
The Universe Through The Eyes Of A Child There is something about parenthood that gives us a sense of history and a deeply rooted desire to send on into the next generation the great things we have discovered about life. And part of that is the desire to instil in our children the love of scienc...
Education - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:24
164. FADOA ~ Friends Of Aids Orphans in Africa
FADOA ~ Friends Of Aids Orphans in Africa
Friends of Aids Orphans in Africa (FADOA) is dedicated to working towards the full integration of African AIDS orphans into their communities so as to enable them to live as normal a life as they can and eventually become productive members of their society. We need your help to assist the 80% of...
Nonprofits - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:01
165. Images of African Animals, Rate the Photographs
Images of African Animals, Rate the Photographs
Thank you for visiting this little indulgence of mine. You see, I fancy myself as a bit of a photographer - I mean sometimes I think I am REALLY JUST THAT GOOD and missed my calling - and then I'll have a look at some of the images I have immortalized and think "Oh no! What was I doing? WHAT IS T...
Travel & Places - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:24
166. Recycle Your Old Car Tires
Recycle Your Old Car Tires
Moving to a farm a few months back I was absolutely thrilled with the vast amount of space we had, the river on the boundary of the farm, the wildlife that dashes through or stops to graze - no neighbors who spend their lives complaining about the kids, dogs, cats and whatever else they can think...
Healthy Living - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
167. Frank McCourt 1930-2009, Ireland's Greatest Author
Frank McCourt 1930-2009, Ireland's Greatest Author
It is no secret to anyone who knows me or knows of me that I have a passion for Ireland - anything Irish. I love the Irish people, the nation, the geography, the country, teh traditions, the sense of humour, the history, the triumphs, I love Irish Music, Irish actors (Liam Neesom here I come), I ...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:03
168. Ferrari Yas Island, UAE, Developed by Farrah Leisure
Ferrari Yas Island, UAE, Developed by Farrah Leisure
Images (c) their respective owners. This image courtesy of http://www.dezignare.com/whatshot/09/feb/02.AGI.html Abu Dhabi, Yas Marina Circuit, UAE LIVE CAMERAS Yas Marina Circuit is the gem amongst many spectacular projects on Yas Island. On November 1st, 2009, the first Formula 1 F1 Etihad Airw...
Travel & Places - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:42
169. Moving on and looking forward!
Moving on and looking forward!
Just before I became completely immersed in my next Lens on one of my favorite NPO's, super singing heroes, athletes or actors or authors or artists, or yet another lens on homeschooling, ebooks, writing, publishing, education and freebies or SMM and Coaching, I decided that I would do a Lens abo...
Squidoo Community - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:41
170. Rocketmoms Summer Session 2011 Lens Challenge
Rocketmoms Summer Session 2011 Lens Challenge
The Rocketmoms Summer Session 2011 started off on 18 July. This particular lens will therefore be a work in progress. All in all 6 lenses meeting the Rocketmoms criteria will have to be created over a six-week period in order to graduate from this Session. I have never yet graduated from a full ...
Squidoo Community - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
171. Educating Children in Understanding Pandemic Flu
Educating Children in Understanding Pandemic Flu
Firstly we're going to explain what "Pandemic Flu" is. A "pandemic" is when a disease is spread from person to person throughout the world. It can be from any person, in any place in the world. And it gets spread through lots of different ways. And it gets spread really quickly if we don't follo...
Healthy Living - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:02
172. Haiti and Earthquake Unit Study
Haiti and Earthquake Unit Study
On January 12, 2010, at 21:53 UTC, (4:53 pm local time) Haiti was struck by a magnitude-7.0 earthquake, the country's most severe earthquake in over 200 years. The epicenter of the quake was just outside the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince. It has been estimated that the death toll could reach 200...
Nonprofits - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:24
173. 10 of My Favorite Brilliantly Unique Bands of Musicians
10 of My Favorite Brilliantly Unique Bands of Musicians
I NEED music, it's not negotiable! When I'm driving, short or long distances, I HAVE to have music playing. When I am working I prefer to focus on my work with my choice of music busting out through some seriously good earphones. When I am cleaning the house - and yes, I have to do this every sin...
Music - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:03
174. Avocado Pears - Fruit or Veg?
Avocado Pears - Fruit or Veg?
Strange subject to create a lens about isn't it? My partner, Craig, thinks so. This may be because he actually doesn't eat avo's. To me it's something that has GOT to be shared!! Here we go....... We're in Mid-July here in the southern hemisphere. It's mid-winter and although it hasn't been the ...
Food & Cooking - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:24
175. Come Take a Trip With Me to Ireland, My Land
Come Take a Trip With Me to Ireland, My Land
Everyone who knows me knows that I love Ireland, everything about Ireland. I love the Irish culture, the history, the people, the land, the music. I love the Ireland steeped in tradition, myth and legend. As often as possible I have visited and will continue to visit this tiny but enormous islan...
Travel & Places - Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:43:36
176. Peggy Lee Headlund, Multi Published Author, Singer, Musician & Spiritual Being
Peggy Lee Headlund, Multi Published Author, Singer, Musician & Spiritual Being
Peggy L. Headlund is a singer, pianist, composer, arranger, lyricist, and fiction writer. Headlund formerly owned and operated a nationwide consulting company for the financial industry. She has written hundreds of scholastic, business, and motivational books for colleges and corporations. Mrs. H...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:43
177. Living in The Wet House, no Protection for Consumers!
Living in The Wet House, no Protection for Consumers!
Earlier this year the need to return to my hometown and my family, after being in another part of the country since September/October - another story for another time - became paramount. For a lot of reasons life in the "other" part of the country was not ideal. It helps to add at this point tha...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
178. Dixie Burkhart, Fighting for Justice
Dixie Burkhart, Fighting for Justice
PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY Self-motivated management professional with strong organizational and time management skills. Work well independently as well as part of a team. Able to motivate others to achieve success. - Possess ability to assess situations, identify problems, and resolve them before the...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
179. The Call Wizard, Telephone Sales and Marketing
The Call Wizard, Telephone Sales and Marketing
The Call Wizard: Make it A Partner for Life Do you dislike making cold calls? Are most of your cold calls or e-mails met with rejection? Are you seldom able to reach the decision-maker? Are you able to overcome objections and get a commitment? Do you know how to deal with different personality t...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:24
180. Author Cavin Wright Co-Authors & Publishes New Book With Fellow Author Dale Osborne
Author Cavin Wright Co-Authors & Publishes New Book With Fellow Author Dale Osborne
CREDIT SOURCE: http://www.eloquentbooks.com/TheGoldenPrize.html Could Stonehenge be the key to the secrets of the Great Pyramid? Was Plato's account of Atlantis accurate? Is it possible to achieve light-speed travel? Does Earth have a hidden past? Was the Great Pyramid built in two stages, centu...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
181. Rocketmoms Fall Session 2011 Lensography
Rocketmoms Fall Session 2011 Lensography
This Fall 2011 Session of Rocketmoms is going be challenging for me. Although I've made a few lenses during my time at Squidoo there's so much happening in our lives right now that I'm not actually sure what to write about. Firstly let me say that fall in the southern hemisphere falls during spr...
Squidoo Community - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:03
182. Aspiring Authors & Writers - Are you one?
Aspiring Authors & Writers - Are you one?
Be Your Own Literary Agent and Get Published So you're one of 30 million Americans who want to write a book. If you've already written a manuscript, chances are you're looking for agent representation. Sadly many manuscripts were inadequate because the author did not follow a few, very simple gu...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
183. Social Media Coaching & Integration
Social Media Coaching & Integration
Do you own or operate your own website? With the rising popularity of the internet, there is a good chance that you do. A large number of internet users run their own personal websites, but others run their websites as a way to make money. Of course, any website owner wishes to promote their onli...
Business & Work - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
184. Jim Bauckham Author of Starmaker, Boston Red Sox Mystery
Jim Bauckham Author of Starmaker, Boston Red Sox Mystery
Source: Eloquent Books, Publisher of Starmaker by Jim Bauckham The discovery of a grisly body lying at the bottom of a subway entrance in mid-town Manhattan, leads NYPD detectives Gordon Hodges and Carl Furillo on the path of a monumental serial killer. As their investigation leads them to discov...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:24
185. An Issue of the Heart
An Issue of the Heart
http://www.strategicbookpublishing.com/AnIssueOfTheHeart.html Paul considers himself a faithful husband and dad, but he has always had a wandering eye. Does that mean he has a wandering heart as well? A business trip has Paul working in close quarters with a stunning single colleague, Cara. She ...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:07
186. Strapped Into An American Dream
Strapped Into An American Dream
Strapped into an American Dream captures America, whirling readers along a 35,000-mile trek through the 48 contiguous states in a rebuilt RV. Glenn Maynard brings this journey to all armchair travelers who will love the adrenaline rush. One week after their wedding, Glenn and his wife quit their...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:42
187. Nancy Wylde An Icon
Nancy Wylde An Icon
Nancy Wylde.... I can fill a book... this is one AMAZING woman, but let me be professional and give a brief background as to why she IS going to become an icon of this decade. In her own words: I was born in September 1960 in Liverpool some 20km south west of Sydney to Italian parents who migra...
Culture & Society - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:35
188. Family Reading, Summer Vacation Fun
Family Reading, Summer Vacation Fun
Summer Reading Fun is a SquidQuest, in which I get to highlight some of my favorite authors and their work. Having worked very closely in the publishing industry with some of the finest writers EVER I do believe I'm qualified to recommend one or two of those whose work you need NOT to miss. Bein...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:33
189. Riding For Life, A Journey Across the North of England
Riding For Life, A Journey Across the North of England
Synopsis: 'Riding for Life - A journey across the North of England' Due to financial circumstances Ann never owned the pony she longed for as a child but this did not prevent her enjoying a wild and carefree life on the small hill farm alongside her brothers. Climbing trees, building dams and ca...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:56:27
190. Sammy the Salmon - Giant Squid Epic Quest
Sammy the Salmon - Giant Squid Epic Quest
I'm writing an update today, 24 October 2011. Having started with the GIANT SQUID EPIC QUEST! back in July 2011 I found myself facing a few challenges, with lack of regular internet, Halloween and Thanksgiving, and publisher promotion deadlines having to be met - all the while taking care of my ...
Squidoo Community - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:12
191. Nancy Wylde Woman Extraordinaire
Nancy Wylde Woman Extraordinaire
Nancy Wylde.... I can fill a book... this is one AMAZING woman, but let me be professional and give a brief background as to why she IS going to become an icon of this decade. In her own words: I was born in September 1960 in Liverpool some 20km south west of Sydney to Italian parents who migra...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:49
192. The Call Wizard, by Author John Peaker
The Call Wizard, by Author John Peaker
The Call Wizard: Make it A Partner for Life Do you dislike making cold calls? Are most of your cold calls or e-mails met with rejection? Are you seldom able to reach the decision-maker? Are you able to overcome objections and get a commitment? Do you know how to deal with different personality t...
Books, Poetry & Writing - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:37
193. Social Media - How Does It Work For You? Plus over 30 free ebooks to give some guidance
Social Media - How Does It Work For You? Plus over 30 free ebooks to give some guidance
Being an ardent blogger (and webbie for educational sites, author of educational books), I found myself coaching friends on how to market their new books, records, companies and products through their social profiles, then researched which SM sites would be best suited and beneficial to their top...
Business & Work - Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:54:01
194. The Call Wizard by John Peaker
The Call Wizard: Make it A Partner for Life Do you dislike making cold calls? Are most of your cold calls or e-mails met with rejection? Are you seldom able to reach the decision-maker? Are you able to overcome objections and get a commitment? Do you know how to deal with different personality t...
books-poetry-writing - Wed, 16 Nov 2011 19:22:29
195. My Angel Blessings for March 2013
From January 11 2013 to March 09 2013 I spent 32 days in hospital undergoing various surgical procedures, tests and well a whole bunch of things. I missed not only the beginning of the year with my beloved children, but also missed a great deal of work, home life and quite obviously, I missed wha...
squidoo-community - Sun, 24 Mar 2013 13:15:11
196. Angel blessings January 2013
This is a relatively sad looking lens, I apologize. I am currently lying in my hospital bed and for some reason cannot get my graphics to upload from my iPad. Please excuse the format. Once I am home again I will make the required adjustments. In the meantime the lens is fully functional, and is ...
squidoo-community - Sun, 24 Mar 2013 12:32:13
197. The Absolute top 5 men fragrances, elegant, classic, definitely must-have for THE man who has ...
A lot of fragrances have been found to stimulate psychologically and physically both men and women, and are often used effectively to heighten certain feelings and emotion rarely experienced previously. For people seeking this enlightenment to ignite or reignite your basic instincts, there are a ...
gift-guide - Fri, 11 Jan 2013 20:58:30
198. When Sex becomes Intimate - Insider Info
CREDIT SOURCE: http://www.strategicbookpublishing.com/WhenSexBecomesIntimate.html With deeper intimacy we are more strongly faced with the ways our sexuality may be affected by fear, shame and self-doubt. Yet vulnerability is also the doorway to the treasures of our soul and to the heart of inti...
relationships-and-family - Tue, 11 Sep 2012 06:47:35

Updated: Mon, 24 Jul 2017 22:01:19 GMT -

« Back to export page.