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Getting enough shut-eye? Most adults need at least 8 hours of sleep every night. If you have insomnia, here are tips for a better night's sleep.

This year, when you hollow out that Halloween pumpkin, save the seeds to make a cool and colorful necklace. Here's how:

Did you know more than 15 million people over the age of 45 complain of osteoarthritis? If you feel pain and stiffness in your joints caused by inflammation, see our natural remedies for arthritis.

Take care of your hands and nails. Here are ways to deal with nail-biting habits and what to do when your nails are brittle. 

Nail biting remedies . . .

Nail-biting often starts in childhood, and can be an extremely hard habit to break....

A sour stomach is no fun—Check out our natural remedies for soothing your stomach ache, and tips for how to avoid them!

To put it simply: there is nothing like an egg! Eggs are surrounded by more myths and old wives' tales than any other everyday food. Here are some of our useful and surprising facts about eggs.

Did you know that agriculture itself could scarcely have evolved eons ago without the recycling abilities of the pig? Yet fewer and fewer farmers raise even a single pig these days. Here are some quirky, interesting ...

Diminutive breeds are a perfect choice for small, or hobby farms. Miniature farm animals mature at one-half or one-third the size of standard breeds, tend to be more family-friendly, and some (but not all) require less care and maintenance than their full-size...

Don't know what to feed your chickens? Follow our tips and advice!

All hens need a secure shelter for nesting, roosting at night, and escaping predators and bad weather. Check out our tips for creating a successful hen house.

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