Andre Savoie,

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Why does copper turn green - an explanation of the patina process

11th September 2009
Most people know that pennies are made of copper, but are you aware that the Statue of Liberty is also constructed from this timeless and durable metal? Even if this comes as no surprise to you, you may be confused by why pennies are such a shiny bron... Read >

Outdoor Lighting Fixtures

09th June 2009
Outdoor lighting fixtures are available in a myriad of styles and designs that can add a delightfully warm touch to any home or business. All it takes is one trip down the outdoor lighting isle at one of the mega stores to see the choices - path lighting,... Read >

French Quarter Gas Lanterns

06th June 2009
Gas lanterns, like those found on many streets throughout New Orleans and the French Quarter, were among the most common forms of lighting before the advent of electricity. Their graceful and unique designs provided lighting both indoors and outdoors. Tod... Read >

Preemie Swaddling Wraps – A Great Way to Soothe Young Infants

01st June 2009
The day you bring home a prematurely born baby can bring emotions mixed with joy and apprehension. Prematurely born babies, or preemies, are a blessing because they have fought long and hard to make it! On the other hand they have very special needs and p... Read >

Cotton Muslin Blankets Make Wonderful Swaddle Blankets

01st June 2009
Your first look at a cotton muslin swaddle or receiving blanket might surprise you. The fabric looks a bit like gauze and doesn't look thick enough to keep an infant warm. And the fabric doesn't seem nice and pressed like other baby blankets you might fin... Read >

French Quarter Gas Lanterns

12th May 2009
Gas lanterns, like those found on many streets throughout New Orleans and the French Quarter, were among the most common forms of lighting before the advent of electricity. Their graceful and unique designs provided lighting both indoors and outdoors. ... Read >