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Camping Trip To and From Hell

For some families, it's enough to take a camping trip into the middle of the wilderness, so that we can return with a newfound appreciation for modern technology such as toasters, and a new-found hate for the mannerisms for each other. But, no, that was not enough for us, the Smith family. We had decided to take a five hour road trip north to the town known as Little Helskini, or what most folks there just call Hell, which I found to be more appropriate. Believe it or not, everyone there spoke Finnish, being that it seemed it was a town for Finnish immigrants. It wasn't really a town, per se, but a rather disgusting mix and meld of suburbia and camping grounds. The language barrier wasn't all that great. As a child, I learned bits and pieces of the beautiful and enoramic Finnish language when my mother was accusing my father of sleeping with the neighbor's wife.

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Golf Courses Around The World

Golf is NOT played everywhere on the globe -- it just seems like it. There are about 32,000 known golf courses (not counting your cousin's back yard or those impromptu setups in Antarctica). But, there don't seem to be any in the Ukraine (population about 48 million) or Yemen (pop. 20 million), or a few other places around the world.

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Inflatable Bounce Houses for Every Occasion

Inflatable bounce houses provide the perfect back yard activity for summer. They can provide your family with hours of jumping fun all day long. Your kids will love the moonwalks squishy feel and will be thrilled when they see how high they can go. If you have any family parties, reunions, barbeque, or graduation parties planned, this may be the perfect addition to the party!

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The Move Out Odyssey

I have been living in a small 3 bedroom townhouse for the past 2 years. I really loved the place – we had this tiny little back yard planted with rose bushes and gardenias...

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Discover the Secret to Success in Your Own Back Yard

You want to grow your business, you want to have perfect work/life balance and you want to enjoy real success. Sometimes the answers are closer to you than you realize. They may be waiting for you in your own back yard.

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Tips to a Designer Outdoor Space. Hint, your patio chair cushions matter.

Your back yard is your outdoor sanctuary. It’s the place that you can go to relax, entertain, and even play. Why shouldn’t it be as beautiful, and comfortable, as your inside space? Using the basic principles of design, scale, proportion, balance, emphasis, contrast, and unity, fantastic things will happen. Beginning with the size of your patio furniture and ending with your patio chair cushions, a few easy steps can transform your back yard.

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Affordable Fence Lancaster PA For Farm Use

There are many different styles of fencing available to home and farm owners in Pennsylvania. Anyone who lives there knows how important it is to respect the property of neighbors and ensure that boundaries are clearly marked. Installing a new fence Lancaster PA is a great way to achieve this.

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Fish Pond: Backyard Pond Installation

A backyard fish pond offers a aesthetic addition to your landscapes. Installing projects such as these will offer tranquility and relaxation to the whole family as well. However, building, constructing, and taking care of ponds are not as easy as you think. Much effort, planning, and money must go into these. It is important that you think things through before deciding on installing your very own back yard fish pond.

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Fish Pond: Backyard Pond Building

Backyard ponds are once thought to be owned by only the wealthy and filthy rich individuals. That was then. Now, backyard ponds can be built by even the simplest homeowners. These can liven things up and can be a good conversation starter for guests and visitors. It will not only provide a beautiful and visually appealing backyard but a relaxing one as well.

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For Sale By Owner - You Can Do It!

In today's market "for sale by owner" may be the best way to sell. Trust me, it doesn't take a rocket scientist to be successful at selling your own home. The information in this article may provide you with in-site you may not have had before. You can do it yourself!

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Bernie Ebbers and The Tempations

If you don’t give a heck about the man with the Bible in his hand. . . . --Mack Rice

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Outdoor Porch Swings

With spring just around the corner, and our back yard newly landscaped last year, it is time to find some outdoor furniture, preferably some that matches the outdoor porch swings that we bought last spring. Take a look at the benefits of cedar for outdoors, and the great possibilities that I found.

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It’s Not Your Father’s Climbing Frame!

When I was growing up, the metal jungle gym in our backyard made ours the most popular play spot in the neighbourhood. Built of tubular steel in bright orange and yellow, it was a honeycombed hexagon that provided days of climbing, swinging and acrobatic fun. These days, the jungle gym is called a climbing frame, and it may be made of wood, metal or plastic, but the fun factor remains the same. If you have young children, a climbing frame in the back yard or garden can offer hours upon hours of fun recreation and activity.

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Puppy Obedience Training In Your Own Back Yard

Simple tips to teach your puppy obedience training the right way

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Some back yard garden the mishaps cover

The covers to your swimming pools Lexington KY have grown significant as a consequence of these covers useful debris, dust together with leaves right out the swimming billiards, maintain any temperature, and also covers generally offer overall health and health and safety.

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