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Tracy S. Morris is a freelance writer and fiction author. She lives in the Fort Smith area with her husband and two dogs. The dogs are in charge. Tracy is the editor of the container garden web magazine Eden's Containers. You can find Eden's Containers on the web at http://www.edenscontainers.com.

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Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
What are the Costs of Cord Blood Storage?

The cost of private cord blood banking may seem low compared to your child's first car or first semester of college, but for new parents faced with new expenses such as diapers and formula, it may seem out-of-reach. If you are considering banking your child's cord blood, this article explains what you are purchasing, and examines if the expense is worth it.

Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Is Private Cord Blood Banking Right for My Baby and what are Cord Blood Banking Pros and Cons?

New parents are confronted with a lot of new choices, from the car seat to the crib. One choice that new parents are also confronted with is the chance to bank their child's umbilical cord blood when it is born.

Pets & Animals
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
How Do I Choose the Best Pet Insurance?

Although a healthy dog may acquire less than $200 yearly in vet bills, that number goes up if the animal is injured in a life-threatening accident. Pet insurance often helps an animal owner choose between saving a pet's life and having it put down due to lack of funds to save it.

Pets & Animals
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
What do I do if my Vet is on Vacation? A look at Pet First Aid, Emergency Pet Hospitals and Emergency Pet Insurance.

Are you out of luck if your pet gets sick and your vet is away? Or is there an alternative place you can go? A look at things you can do to help your pet when you are the first line of aid.

Pets & Animals
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Dog Car Seats: Pamper Your Pup Safely

For many pet owners, a dog is as much a member of the family as a child. Yet while there are regulations about securing a child in a car seat, there is no rule about traveling with dogs. For dog owners who want to take their dogs with them in the car, there are several pet harnesses and even booster seats to choose from. These allow your dog to travel in safety as well as comfort.

Home & Garden
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Is it Safe to Garden While Pregnant?

When I became pregnant, my doctor told me to take a break from gardening. Here is why.

Business & Money
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
The Cost of Cloth Diapers and Where to Buy Inexpensive Cloth Diapers

Does a new baby mean a huge change in your budget? Using cloth diapers vs. disposables can help lessen the bite that a baby can take out of your spending. But first you have to get past that initial cloth diaper investment.

Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Cloth Diapers Vs Disposable

One of the primary reasons that disposable diapers are more common than cloth diapers is convenience. However, there is a growing niche for parents who choose cloth diapers over disposable options. There are several reasons that parents choose cloth diapers vs disposables.

Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Where to Buy Cloth Diaper Accessories Including Diaper Covers For Cloth Diapers, Swim Diapers, Plastic Snaps and Diaper Pins

Cloth diapering is more than just putting a cloth diaper onto a baby. Depending on the style of diaper you choose, you may have to purchase accessories such as closures and covers. Here is a look at some cloth diaper accessories and where to find them.

Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Organic Cotton Cloth Baby Diapers

Parents who worry about exposing newborn babies to chemicals often choose cloth diapers over disposables. However, organic cotton cloth baby diapers allow parents to avoid chemicals that may have been used in growing or manufacturing the cloth fibers that the diapers are made from.

Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Where to Buy Cloth Baby Diapers Including One Size Cloth Diapers, Pocket Cloth Diapers, and AI2 Cloth Diapers

Many big box baby stores do not carry a wide selection of disposable diapers. Instead, some parents must be creative when searching for cloth diapers. Particularly if they want a wider selection of cloth diaper options.

Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Types of Cloth Baby Diapers Including Flat diapers, Prefold Cloth Diapers, All In One Cloth Diapers and Fitted Cloth Diapers

Cloth baby diapers come in several styles, each with their own jargon. Once you understand the advantages and drawbacks of each style, you can choose a style of diaper that is right for your lifestyle and your baby.

Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Reviews of Silicone Cookware Baking Pans, Cupcake Pans and Baking Mats

Over the holiday season, I had the chance to try out my new silicone cookware. here are my results.

Lifestyle
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
Baking Safely with Silicone Bakeware

Although silicone bakeware has been available to professionals for many years, it has recently become popular in home kitchens. According to the University of Missouri Extension, consumers should make certain that they know how to use the bakeware in order to bake with it safely.

Travel & Places
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
How to Find Diamonds in North America

There is only one site where you can find diamonds in North America: Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas. There park visitors can pull diamonds right out of the ground. Although amateur diamond prospectors are allowed to keep what they find, actually finding the diamonds is another matter. But there are some techniques that can improve your success at finding diamonds in the park.

Travel & Places
by Tracy S. Morris
5 years ago
North American Diamonds

Anyone can pan for gold. All it takes is a little equipment and a location. But if you want to look for diamonds, there is only one place to look: Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas. The park is the site of the world's only diamond-bearing location open to the public.

Entertainment
by Tracy S. Morris
6 years ago
How to Use a Metal Detector

One of the most important tools in a treasure hunter's arsenal is the metal detector. But many novice treasure hunters become frustrated with the hunt because they have no idea how to use the sophisticated equipment. Most experienced hunters say that it takes 10 hours of use before a hunter is familiar the readings that a metal detector produces.

Home & Garden
by Tracy S. Morris
6 years ago
Planting a Halloween Garden

Even if Halloween is months away, the perfect time to plan and plant a Gothic-themed garden is in spring and summer. During this time, the plants that you will use in your garden are available in plant nurseries. Halloween and Gothic themed gardens draw on macabre themes, not only for the plants used, but also in the animals that the garden attracts and even in the decorations that the gardener incorporates into the garden.

Home & Garden
by Tracy S. Morris
6 years ago
The Little Weed that Could: Broadleaf Plantain

Plantain is a common weed found through most of the world. But at one time doctors, herbalists and other healers valued this plant as a cure-all for everything from open wounds to upper repertory ailments and even anti-venom for snakebites. Scientists who study the plant say that it just may be able to do everything that folklore claims it can do and more.

Entertainment
by Tracy S. Morris
6 years ago
Treasure Hunting: A Rewarding Hobby in More Ways Than One

Treasure hunting may seem like a staple of adventure novels and movies, but real treasure hunting is a hobby that people around the world participate in. The average treasure hunter isn't always looking for a lost temple or a chest filled with Spanish doubloons. Instead hobby treasure hunters that are armed with metal detectors and trowels enjoy the thrill of the hunt and finding a little bit of history.

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