H Van Hyfte

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Maneuvering a Sim Through Childhood and the Teen Stage

When your Sim baby ages up in The Sims 4, he is immediately able to walk, talk and carry on like any other kid. Oh right, that’s because he jumps …

The Sims 4 Guide: Cooking Skills Before You Burn The House Down

One of the skills that I always start working on immediately is cooking skills. Not only do you not want your sim to starve or start a raging kitchen …

Sims 4 Fork Glitch Is Random As Hell

You gotta love <i>Sims 4</i> glitches—they're so absurd, it's hard not to laugh at them.<p>Take this new fork glitch, for example. People like …

A Visual History of The Sims

14 years, still going strong.<p>It all started in 2000.<p>Maxis released The Sims, a daring small-scale spin-off of its massive SimCity franchise. It would …

The Sims 4 Guide: Beginner Writing Skills

The writing skill is a skill that can create its own revenue stream. Sims can acquire the writing skill by either reading the skill book, Writing Vol …

Sims 4 - Pregnancy and the Baby

It’s already been established that I am the sister that is into the storyline. When I played Sims 3, I could get any Sim married in record time. So …

The Sims 4 Autosave Warning And How To (Hopefully) Prevent Disaster

I found out the hard way about an apparent glitch in The Sims 4 autosave feature.<p>It has a bug.<p>And if you rely on it, it could come back to bite …

The Tree of Prosperity

I came across the tree of prosperity by chance, really. I was perusing the sales and what-not on the Sims 3 website, looking for something new to amp …

Who's Excited About The New Sims 4?

We’re just a few days away from the release of the new Sims 4, the newest creation in The Sims dynasty. The pre-release of the Sims 4 Create A Sim …

Welcome to The Simstastic Sisters! ~ The Simstastic Sisters

My sister, Amber, and I have been long time players of The Sims series, going all the way back to the original Sims game. We thought we would bring …

Health | Yahoo Lifestyle

Lifestyle<p>Andie Mitchell<p>Christine is 30 and 5-foot-7, and she currently weighs 165 pounds. This is her weight-loss story.<p>Wellness<p>Meghan DeMaria<p>The …

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‘If It’s True, Someone’s Going to Prison’: Serious Allegations Hit Oregon’s State Health Insurance Exchange

A former Republican lawmaker has contacted the FBI over allegations that Cover Oregon project managers misled the federal government about the progress of the state health insurance exchange in order to get millions of dollars in funding.<p>More specifically, KATU-TV reports that project managers …

‘A Pattern of Lawlessness’: Ted Cruz Outlines Why Even Democrats Should Be Concerned About Obama Administration’s Actions

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz (R) said there is a “pattern of lawlessness” underway by the Obama administration that is truly “breathtaking,” and it should not only concern Republicans.<p>“Suppose the next president says, ‘I’m instructing the Treasury Department [to] no longer collect taxes at a higher rate …

Running A House From A Generator

This is my set up to run my house from a generator in a power outage. The entire set-up – generator and electrician – probably cost about $1200. …

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How to Choose the Perfect Survival Knife: 6 Features to Look For | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart of Willow Haven Outdoor.</i><p>I don’t remember my first kiss or even who it was with. I can barely …

Location, Location, Location: Where to Put Your Beehives - Homesteading and Livestock

So you have decided to invest in a colony of honey bees. Your package bee order is set to arrive in the spring at just the right time for your …

How Living Among Like-Minded People Could Save Your Life

Image source: igrowsonoma.org<p>A while back, I was presented with an interesting idea by a long-time friend and hunting buddy of my husband.<p>He was …

Ancient Miracle Foods That Boost Your 'Winter' Immune System

With every change of season our immune system takes a beating, especially between fall and winter. Our body comes under stress when the microbe …

Gardening 101: How to Root Herbs in Water

Rooting herbs in water is so easy to do that the first time it happened to me was a surprise. A friend brought me a housewarming gift–a bouquet of …

Creating A Simple And Inexpensive Rain Water Collection System

Visitors to the farm are usually surprised to learn that we water the entire garden and landscape with only the water from our rain water collection …

Healing Back Pain Naturally - Natural Health

<i>The Natural Health column shares information about healing back pain naturally.</i><p>Both my wife and I share a propensity for back problems. Peggy is a …

20 ways to become more self-sufficient before ‘the crunch’ arrives | Survival Spot

One thing you don’t want to be during the coming “crunch” — a polite word for “collapse” — is dependent on the system. The more you can take care of …

29 Reskilling Techniques to Bring More Sustainability to Your Life

There’s a movement afoot in many parts of the developed world that some view as turning back the hands of time and others view as adding …

EPA Moves 3 Wyoming Towns Into Indian Reservation, Redraws State's Boundaries

Riverton, Wyoming.<p>Residents of Riverton, Wyoming, will soon live in the Wind River Indian Reservation and not in the state of Wyoming if a …

Helpless: Drivers In South Stranded For 24 Hours On Icy Roads

Tens of thousands of drivers across the South stuck in their cars for 12 or more hours learned the hard way that carrying emergency supplies in your …

How All-Natural Grape Extract Can Beat Cancer

Anti-oxidant foods have gained considerable attention these days for their cancer-fighting properties. Highly reactive free radicals accumulate in …

6 Steps To Make Gardening A Breeze

Image source: EarthEasy.com<p>Although most gardeners enjoy time spent in the garden, it isn’t always a walk in the park. Sometimes gardening is just …

Mike Lee Gives Eric Holder the Grilling of a Lifetime Over Obama’s Use of Executive Orders: ‘I Respectfully, but Forcefully, Disagree’

Attorney General Eric Holder was unable to explain to Congress why President Barack Obama was within his constitutional limits when he issued an executive order to delay Obamacare’s employer mandate. The nation’s top law enforcement officer said he hasn’t looked at the analysis in “some time” and …

Staying Secure The First 7 Days After The Power Grid Goes Down

Image source: NPR.org<p>Being able to provide immediate security is the cornerstone of surviving a grid-crippling event. Before you are able to provide …