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OPM songs that should be in your videoke song queue

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 Maribel Nuto (July 23, 2015)  It is undoubtedly true that Filipinos were given the gift of song as evidenced by the many original pinoy music we have (OPM music) which is brought to us for our auditory pleasure by various Philippine Radio Stations. Fact is, Filipinos are rather fond of singing, as many might have noticed during gatherings and fiestas where the karaoke (or videoke machine if you may) is always an .. (Entertaining)

Construction Sets Are Productive Playthings

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 Mary Oliver (September 17, 2014)  Leading childcare experts call for parents to give their children a substantial amount of independent playtime. Kids exert significant energy each day as they progress through developmental stages. Since construction toys offer an entertaining and educational experience, parents should consider purchasing them during upcoming outings to toy stores. Boys, Girls, and Babies: Construction . (Entertaining)

Lanterns is considered the symbol of fortune and happiness.

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 Roberter Date (July 09, 2014)  There are galore exciting stories roughly the blessed devolve shine lanterns in enhancing the extant space and brings majuscule joy to the house. The Lantern was decorated with the phrase effectuation healthful fortune or the city icons has ever been seen as a symbol of having numerous children. So, to meliorate neaten idea leisurely, the Lantern is unremarkably settled underneath the .. (Entertaining)

Why Kids Love Peg Perego

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 Missy Brown (February 27, 2013)  Kids are fans of it seems like just about any toy that you give them, sometimes you can even give a small child a box or a pot and lid and they think that it is the greatest thing in the world. You want to make sure that you are looking into these options that are out there and check out these great Peg Perego toys, kids are going to love them and are huge fans of them, these are a .. (Entertaining)

Why Consider The Mikasa Dinnerware Range For Your Dining Table?

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 Carrie Westengate (March 04, 2012)  The Mikasa dinnerware range will be the ideal choice for a complete dining experience. The reason being so many people are likely to find one thing that they like from the huge selection of designs that come from a well-established and respectable brand. Mikasa has been trading for more than half a century and today supply not only formal and casual dinnerware, but the range also may .. (Entertaining)

Cheaps RC Cars for that Next Occasion

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 Mario Leal (February 29, 2012)  When it comes to finding a good present, especially for someone who seems to have everything, many people have a hard time getting something that’s both stimulating and generally affordable. Choosing cheap RC cars as gifts has many benefits, both for the giver and the receiver. When it comes to great gift ideas, RC cars are one of those rare finds that can work well for a .. (Entertaining)

Foosball Tables Provide Fun For The Entire Family

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 Chickie Maxwell (December 31, 2011)  A game room is a great addition to any home. Stocking it with a wide variety of video games and gaming tables helps provide hours of fun for you and your family. One gaming table you should never forget when stocking a game room is a foosball table. These tables have been around since their invention in 1921 by Harold Searles Thornton. They are a family friendly and violence free .. (Entertaining)

Hiring a Photo Booth for my Wedding

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 Joel Tarplin (November 16, 2011)  Your wedding day will be a memorable one however you choose to celebrate, but there are certain little touches that can really help to make a wedding or reception stand out. If you want to impress your guests and leave them with a lasting memento of the fun you enjoyed together on your big day, then photo booth hire is a great option. A specialist company offering photo booths for hire .. (Entertaining)

Irish language toys – an education

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 Jr Anne (November 10, 2011)  With more people speaking the official Irish language now than at any other time in the last 150 years, there is an increasing push to help introduce Irish to a much younger audience and one of the best ways is undoubtedly through the use of Irish language toys. By bringing in the fun factor it will inevitably make the learning process much more interesting to a young child and as a .. (Entertaining)

Introducing children to Irish with fun

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 Jr Anne (November 10, 2011)  The Irish language is considered to be a very important part of the country's heritage and culture and is undergoing something of a rebirth thanks to a major effort by the public and private sectors, aided by the government. Books, magazines and newspapers printed in Irish, are on the increase, consequently the need to teach the younger generations has heightened, but with it a .. (Entertaining)

Scribblish Board Game

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 Robyn Ferreira (September 18, 2011)  When I was a kid we played a game called telephone, anyone remember that game? Well you sit in a circle and tell things in your neighbor’s ear and it gets passed around the circle. By the time your phrase gets passed back to you, it has been said so many different ways it is nothing like the phrase that you started with And everyone in the circle has a good laugh when they hear .. (Entertaining)

All About Summer Camps

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 Edmund Brunetti (July 26, 2011)  A summer camp is a program for children and teenagers which is monitored by either school teachers or college lecturers. Sometimes this program is organized by a public foundation also. In general it is held in summer season only. Summer camps are held for all age groups starting from 7 to 16. These camps are the best way to give your child an all round development. Since they are .. (Entertaining)

What Can Event Organisers Do For You?

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 Joel Tarplin (July 07, 2011)  When launching a new product into the public domain, it’s understandable that you’ll want to do so in spectacular fashion. Unfortunately, pulling off an unstoppable event which promises to last long in the memory of those who have attended, whilst giving your product the exposure it deserves can be difficult – especially if you don’t have the help of experienced .. (Entertaining)

Wedding plans and getting ready for them!

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 Lilly Anne (June 22, 2011)  Is it just me or does everyone seem to be getting married? Wills and Kate seem to have inspired an entire generation of people to get hitched this year. If you are one of the lucky ones, you’re probably drowning in lists, magazine clippings and Excel spreadsheets. Doing a wedding on a budget is no mean feat but it's definitely possible. Take a look at the few tips below to help .. (Entertaining)

Date online with compatible mates

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 Bob Stuart (January 28, 2011)  Deciding to join an online dating site can be daunting. However, scores of people use online dating sites with varying goals and purposes in mind. Most consider it a quick, no-nonsense method for finding a potential date, lover, long-term partner, as well as husband or wife. Before signing up for a dating site, it is important to determine what your motives and goals are for joining. .. (Entertaining)

How to Keep Busy During the Fall in Roseville

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 Rodney Morrissey (December 01, 2010)  Roseville, California is a small community with several businesses and retail stores located within the vicinity. NEC Electronics, Hewlett Packard and Kaiser Permanente all have a presence in the community. These three companies employ Roseville residents with over 8300 jobs. The retail community is ranked number nine of the top 15 retail communities in California. Currently, the retail . (Entertaining)

Building a Personal Library on a Budget

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 Marco Gustafsson (November 29, 2010)  "I cannot live without books, " Thomas Jefferson said. The third US president was a passionate bibliophile. In fact, he spent so much money on his favorite hobby that he went bankrupt, losing his beloved Monticello estate. It is easy to get carried away with books. Nothing is quite so luxurious as curling up with your favorite novel. A full bookshelf adds elegance to your home and .. (Entertaining)

Looking for Flat Irons for Hair? The Sedu Flat Iron fits the bill

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 Sara Simmons (November 22, 2010)  I am sure you have all scalded yourself at least once. Not to mention the harm done to the hair itself. Thanks to modern technology, flat irons for hair have fast become one of the “must have” items in every girls beauty kit and the Sedu Flat Iron is the only option when deciding just which iron is right for you. There really is no other choice when it comes to flat irons. .. (Entertaining)

Samsung PN50C550 - The greatestConsumer 50 Inch. 1080p Plasma HDTV

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 Obaamark Nuttavadee (November 08, 2010)  That was a large television monitor until eventually I started recording, simply because a family member pushed the wrong button on the distant. Sure, it was simple. This is a warning to buyers. If you modify, by chance, the monitor size to “Suit Screen" is disabled only safety towards burn up-in Television programs referred to as “Pixel Shift". Pixel Shift perform quite .. (Entertaining)

Paper Placemats: Added Aesthetic Value for Restaurant Business

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 Uday Patel (October 28, 2010)  When individuals eat a certain restaurant, they usually look for attributes like cleanliness and tasty food. There are several simple ways for you to keep your restaurant clean and tidy. Other than the performing routine kitchen and dining room cleaning, the use of napkins and paper placemats can often give a restaurant a ‘clean look and appeal’. Paper placemats are great .. (Entertaining)

Enjoy Halloween

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 MaryJo Bailey (September 25, 2010)  Halloween Parties When the weather turns colder most people start considering Halloween. One of the most popular ways to celebrate the autumn season is by throwing or participating in Halloween get togethers. If you are a mother or father with youngsters you may find yourself participating in many differentHalloween parties throughout the holiday season. You mayattend grownup parties, .. (Entertaining)

Bingo – Mixing education and fun

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 Kety Asher (July 06, 2010)  Who knew that the ordinary bingo game can become a parent (aunt in my case) little helper… I would like to share my fun experience with expanding knowledge through a bingo game. Before I start, I would like to tell you how it all began. My husband and I live close to his parents; it is a half hour drive and we usually meet up every Saturday for lunch. Other than us, his two .. (Entertaining)

Summer Party - It’s Time To Get Beachy

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 Nick Lewis (June 23, 2010)  Look out of that window, hear those birds singing, those flowers blooming in your backyard, the blue sky above, the smiling sun illuminating every blade of grass; doesn’t all of this make you happy? If yes, then you are ready to celebrate this summer time. Rejoice the warmth, soak into the sunny day and enjoy a perfect summer party. Summers are best enjoyed on beaches, so why not . (Entertaining)

18th Birthday Traditions

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 Pauly Smith (June 22, 2010)  For many people the 18th birthday is the coming of age for young boys and girls all over the world. It has long been held as one of the most important birthdays because it officially starts the adulthood of the child. The main thing that most people believe is that when a person turns 18 it is time for them to start moving towards a more adult like position in life. That is why so many . (Entertaining)

How to Organise a Party Step by Step

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 Farid Anwari (June 17, 2010)  The first thing which you would obviously already know is what party you are organising. It could be a bucks night Adelaide party, hens night Adelaide party, a team building event, a fundraiser, birthday party or some other celebration. This is a no brainer. The next step is to determine the approximate guest list. It is very difficult in most if not all occasions to determine the .. (Entertaining)

Top 5 Things to Consider When Hosting a Bucks Night

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 Farid Anwari (May 18, 2010)  Before we get into the top 5 things to consider it would be wise to first mention that a bucks night is more than just an excuse for everyone to get totally wasted and go to strip bars then wake up with a hangover. It is a celebration of the buck’s final days of being single. So everyone goes out and does the things they would normally not do (in some cases). Like keep drinking .. (Entertaining)

Eco-Friendly Entertaining

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 Andria Flowbie (March 31, 2010)  So you’ve made the environmentally conscious choice to be green this year… but how will this decision impact your entertaining? Maintaining environmental self-discipline can be difficult while entertaining. However, maintaining a green focus doesn’t have to mean bland food and brown, recycled napkins. Organic food can be delicious – special enough to serve at .. (Entertaining)

Perfect Christmas Gift for a Special Someone

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 Christopher Scarles (November 19, 2009)  Are you looking for a unique gift for a special woman in your life? There are loads of things that you can present to your mother, sister, girlfriend or wife on various occasions. You can gift them jewelry, perfumes, accessories etc. and they will love you for it. But while presenting anything to a woman, you should remember to make it beautiful and sincere. Women are much more .. (Entertaining)

Flex Court Sport Tile Surfaces Provide A Multitude Of Backyard Options

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 David Guerrette (July 25, 2009)  Quick. . . without thinking. . . what is the most underutilized area in your home? If you're like most families chances are your backyard would at least be in the conversation. Flex Court Athletics invites you to make your backyard a gathering place, a conversation piece, and an epicenter of family fun by installing a backyard multi-game court in your home. From basketball and tennis .. (Entertaining)

How to Keep Wasps and Bees From Your Pool

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 Rosey Dow (July 16, 2009)  During the heat of the summer, wasps and bees seem to hover over any body of water. This adds to the beauty of nature but it can be a real problem for pool owners. Bee stings are no fun for anyone but they can be life threatening for someone with an allergy. You could douse the area with insecticide spray before the kids go out, but that's not practical or safe. Poison could bet into .. (Entertaining)

Astrology And Its Value In Modern World

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 Spark Richard (June 22, 2009)  If you consider astrology in the present day times, it has grown into a full-fledged business which is minting money for the astrologers. Each rising day witnesses the rise of new astrologers from absolutely nowhere. No offence please! This, though does not deny the fact that there do exist reliable and truthful astrologers, but the outlining reality that the fakers jeopardize the .. (Entertaining)

New Years Drink Coasters

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 Joey Lewitin (January 15, 2009)  The holiday season is finally over, the Champaign has been toasted, the gifts have been opened, and now you realize that the final gift of all is a gigantic mess that you now somehow have to deal with. As you look around, you notice unsightly glass rings in your table tops, ashes scattered from random smokers, and the scratch marks that are dug deep and unforgiving into your hardwood .. (Entertaining)

Icebreaker Games For Small Groups

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 Jeff Millett (January 13, 2009)  Using the word “Icebreaker" in an acrostic poem we learn the simple principals required of any icebreaker game if it is to be successful. I. C. E. B. R. E. A. K. E. R. Introduce Capture Educate Benefit Recognize Effective Amusing Knowledge Endure Remember Introduce: All icebreakers should have an objective. Whether it be to introduce people, introduce a topic or to just have .. (Entertaining)

Catering is More Than Great Food

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 Gisele Perez (December 16, 2008)  One of the best compliments I've ever received in my work as a professional caterer came from a client whose event I wasn't able to attend. I am normally at every event I cater, for at least a portion, if not all of it. But a few years back, I had the mixed blessing of having two parties at opposite ends of the county which overlapped time wise. They were both first time clients, so I .. (Entertaining)

December Celebrations - Beyond Christmas

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 Gisele Perez (December 12, 2008)  December is the time for festive celebrations. Of course, most of us excitedly look forward to digging into our traditional Christmas Roast Turkey or Prime Ribs. But why not invite friends to something a little different in honor of multiculturalism, and begin some new traditions. Here are some other celebrations (along with their great menus) to ponder and salivate. For Hanukkah .. (Entertaining)

Birthday Party Games For Teens

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 Candis Reade (October 22, 2008)  Often times party games are for kids, and they do love playing while partying. However, for your 14-year old teenager, having birthday party games for teenagers will spice up a very traditional birthday party. Birthday party games for teenagers can lighten up the party and with the right games, giving a whole lot of difference for your son or daughters day. It is best to use your .. (Entertaining)

Using Photo Clues For a Scavenger Hunt

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 Brad Younger (October 21, 2008)  Scavenger hunts can change a boring party into and exciting party everyone will enjoy. Guests are grouped into teams and are given a list of items to locate. A list of clues is supplied to help locate these items. The teams with the most items are the winners. There are numerous types of clues that can be used in the hunt. Maps, riddles, puzzles and photos are some of the clues that can . (Entertaining)

How to Host Your Own Treasure Hunt Party

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 Brad Younger (October 21, 2008)  Having a party? Have a party that is exciting, enjoyable and lots of fun for all ages. Host a treasure hunt party! A treasure hunt consists of designing clues for guests to find that will lead them to the next clue until they find what they've been waiting for - the treasure. The team or individual who finds the prize is the winner. Hosting a treasure hunt will make any party a big hit . (Entertaining)

Making Your Little One Happy on His or Her Birthday

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 Martin Mallett (October 21, 2008)  Birthdays are one of the most significant days in a child's life. The anticipation of receiving gifts is one of the reasons why they get excited. The fun party and the friends they will have over make them wake up early and in good mood. Birthday parties then, to be roaring must be planned weeks, even months in advance. Consider the many aspects in a child's birthday party and list .. (Entertaining)

Family Reunion Games - Fun Games For the Whole Family

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 Wendy Pan (October 21, 2008)  Organizing a family reunion can be a fun, yet exhausting proposition. There is the venue (where are you going to have it?), the food (you've got to try and please everyone) and then there's the games. Once you're all together, you'll chat for a while, but family reunion games are fun for everyone and help to break up the day. Some games to consider include relay races, guess who?, and .. (Entertaining)

Great Ideas For Children Stuck Inside on Rainy Days

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 Victor Epand (October 21, 2008)  There are so many times when children get stuck inside of the house on days that is raining and they become suddenly bored and have nothing at all to do. There are a number of ways that parents can keep their children happy when they are stuck inside and bored to tears. Parents should take the time to create creative activities for their children by giving them a variety of toys and .. (Entertaining)

The Art of Filling a Candy Bowl

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 Caitlina Fuller (October 20, 2008)  Candy is a really nice treat to have around for friends and employees. Every office and home should have one little bowl of candy out for everyone to snack off of. It's just a nice way for anyone to take a little break in their own space. As long as everything is kept to moderate use, there isn't a downside either. This is just a lot of tasty goodness for your friends. The real .. (Entertaining)

Setting Your Dining Room Table - Formal to Informal With Flare

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 Amanda Bashore (October 13, 2008)  Whether you're planning a formal dinner party or a casual get-together with friends, the care you take in setting your dining room table can express the thought you put into entertaining your guests. It isn't difficult to set a beautiful table with things you already have. Planning Your Center Piece When it comes to centerpieces for a dinner of course we tend to think of flowers and .. (Entertaining)

A Dinner Party Made Easy With Help From Costco

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 Carol Loewenstein (September 09, 2008)  Recently we had the pleasure of attending a dinner party that was pretty much catered by, of all places, Costco. No, they didn't send a server, they didn't arrive hours earlier and transform the house, didn't clean up the dishes. But they did provide delicious food and make life much easier for the hostess. We had a scrumptious, already prepared and cooked chicken, boiled small red .. (Entertaining)

Don't Panic! It's Around Here Somewhere - Finding Your Remote Control

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 Otto Kreistler (September 05, 2008)  Doesn't it always bother you when you've grown sick and tired of your daily routine and just want to watch a few hours of television when you've found to your chagrin that remote control is missing. It's one of the most annoying but seldom mentioned problems around the house. When the remote control goes missing, it produces a panic than sometimes transcends that of the light bulb .. (Entertaining)

Popcorn Machines - Nine Features to Consider As You Shop

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 Bob Schmitt (August 25, 2008)  Shopping for popcorn machines is fun. They are interesting and unusual. Also, you will anticipate the happy times you will spend using them for parties and movie nights. Here are nine features to think about as you look at all the fancy popcorn poppers. 1. Style. This is the first thing you will probably notice about these novelty items. There are many different styles of nostalgic or .. (Entertaining)

Easy to Make Tent

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 Anthony Vecchioni (August 20, 2008)  Great activities build your child's confidence in expanding an idea or theme. Making a tent with sheets will change the way your child looks at space. The walls and rooms in your house are static. You can't move a wall or change the size of a room from one day to the next. Your child is very aware of this fact because children love to explore spaces and test limits. One of the reasons . (Entertaining)

How to Enjoy Dinner With Your Peers

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 Rich DiGirolamo (August 12, 2008)  How long should it take to order and eat dinner when you're with a group of 28 people? 1 hour? 2 hours? 2 1/2 hours? 3 hours? Here's the deal. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Twenty-eight people go out to dinner; they are attendees at an annual convention; they don't see each other regularly. This dinner is organized each year at the convention to reconnect people. We are given a . (Entertaining)

Build a Better Backyard For Play

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 Bill Parsons (August 11, 2008)  You want your backyard to be a safe and inviting place for your children to play, but you can't afford to build a playground back there. Go with a few basics and let nature take care of the rest. Children need to play, but not necessarily organized, store bought games. Children need to explore, pretend and feel. They need the freedom of making their own rules instead of following the .. (Entertaining)

Frozen Novelty Treats How to Cool Off Your Taste Buds in the Summer

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 Bob Schmitt (July 27, 2008)  You can certainly go down to your local dairy bar and get the latest flavor of frozen novelty treats if you want to cool off this summer. On the other hand, you would be missing out on all the fun of making your own yummy desserts if you do. There is no reason to settle for store bought cookie cutter treats when you can make your own delicious confections right at home. If you buy a .. (Entertaining)




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