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The Most Popular Baby Names

Picking a name for your new baby can be one of the hardest decisions that you have to make. While many people stick with family names, others prefer less traditional ones. The most popular ..
(September 03, 2008)
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Japanese Baskets

While many people are familiar with Native American and African hand weaved baskets, Japanese baskets are not so well known. These beautiful handcrafted baskets that are constructed of bamboo have ..
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African Baskets - The Zulu Weavers

In the modern world, African baskets are a hot commodity with collectors and designers. The term itself is misleading to say the least. “African" denotes an entire continent and thousands of ..
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Native American Basketry

While the history of baskets in the Old World can date back to ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt, basketry was also an important part of the struggle to survive for the people of the New World as well. ..
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Sweet Grass Baskets - From Africa to America

When many people think about baskets and basket weaving, the first people that come to mind are Native Americans or Africans. There is, however, a whole group of talented basket weavers that have ..
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Longaberger Baskets - Three Generations of Basket Making

Anyone who is interested in baskets has probably heard of the Longaberger Company, a leader in the manufacture of handcrafted baskets. Started by J. W. Longaberger and carried on by his ..
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The Peterboro Basket Company - 150 Years of Basket Weaving

As one of the leading manufacturers of hand crafted wooden baskets, Peterboro Basket Company has established a reputation of high quality among basket enthusiasts. The company is located in ..
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Wedding Anniversary Gift Baskets - 20, 25 and 30

After the fifteenth anniversary, these occasions are only celebrated every five years by people outside the immediate family. Each of these milestones has their own gifts, flowers, and colors. In ..
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History Of Gift Giving - Father's Day

Father's Day is the one time a year that our attention is focused on our fathers. It is usually celebrated by giving the father of the family gifts and planning a day of family-oriented activities ..
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The History Of Gift Giving On Valentine's Day

February 14th has long been celebrated as Saint Valentine's Day when lovers exchange cards and gifts as tokens of their love for each other. The origins of this holiday are disputed by many experts. .
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History of Gift Giving - Mother's Day

Mother's Day is one of the most popular gift-giving holidays of the year, running a close fourth to Easter, Christmas, and Valentine's Day. We can trace this holiday back to ancient times when the ..
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The History of Gift Giving At Christmas

Giving gifts has been a tradition among human beings since ancient times. Many historians believe that this practice led to the development of the barter system, which was the economic basis for many .
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Breastfeeding Your Baby

Most health experts agree that breastfeeding is the best method of supplying a newborn's nourishment for the mother and new baby alike. The feeding can only be done by the mother and can establish a ..
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