Welcome to the final edition for 2008 of The Carnival of Everything Home.
As always, there are lots of great contributions to this Carnival. Remember to include a link back to this post. Thank you again to everyone who contributed and I look forward to reading each and everyone.
I am taking this opportunity to wish every contributor and to all of our readers throughout the year a very Happy Holiday and a Happy New Year.
AdmirableIndia.com presents Trip to Kanyakumari: Chapter 4: Tamil Annai Park, Kanyakumari posted at AdmirableIndia.com.
Vic presents What Is The Best Yogurt Maker For Your Needs? posted at Yogurt Maker Central, saying, “Making yogurt at home is a great way to save money and stay healthy at the same time – it’s a quick and easy snack for the kids. This article compares some of the features available in the various yogurt makers on the market today to help you make a more informed decision.”
Margaret Garcia presents Spruce it Up – 25 DIY Tips to Improve your Home’s Exterior posted at Top Online Engineering Degree.
Myscha Theriault presents Dumpy to Divine on Less Than a Dime | Wise Bread posted at Wise Bread, saying, “This is a budget decorating article featuring ideas to spruce up those dumpier apartments on very little money.”
GrrlScientist presents The Psychology Behind Wrapping Paper [Reprise] posted at Living the Scientific Life, saying, “Scientific research asks; what does gift-wrapping do for the recipient? Is all this effort worth it for the recipient? For example, do recipients actually like gift-wrapped presents more than unwrapped gifts?”
GrrlScientist presents The Hungry Scientist Handbook: Electric Birthday Cakes, Edible Origami, and Other DIY Projects for Techies, Tinkerers, and Foodies posted at Living the Scientific Life, saying, “[not sure if this is appropriate, but it is DIY and focused on the home!] by Patrick Buckley and Lily Binns, this is an entertaining and informative romp through twenty “kitchen science” projects [book review].”
Al Tepper presents ooffoo Competitions posted at ooffoo, saying, “Hope you think this relevant as ooffoo.com is a very green site – thought your readers might like to know about our £500 writing competition – entries close Dec 31 2008 SUMMARY: ooffoo is already a great place to inspire people, offer hope and present positive ideas. There is no chosen topic that articles must cover for this competition but the prize will be given to the article judged the most inspirational or ‘feel good’ about our world or the people in it. To enter simply upload an article on ooffoo.com and ensure one of the article tags is ‘ooffoo Laureate’. Your entry can be poem or prose, a play, a dialogue, an interview but whatever it is we want it to inspire us. It must be no longer than one ooffoo article and you may enter as many different articles as you like. Thanks for hosting!”
One Family presents Frugal Living – Ten Great Gift Ideas for Frugal Families (Christmas Holiday Shopping Tips) posted at One Family’s Blog.
Money Smart Life presents Save Money at Restaurants- Tips for Spending Less When Eating Out posted at Money Smart Life.
Travel Advocate presents A Holiday Travel Gift: More Americans Traveling This Season posted at The Travel Advocate.
Savings Toolbox presents Save Up For College With FreshmanFund’s 529 College Savings Plan Gift Registry posted at Savings Toolbox.
Destroy Debt presents 3 Basic Principles for Good Personal Finance Habits posted at Destroy Debt.
Credit Card Assist presents What College Kids Might Not Know About Credit Cards posted at Credit Card Assist.
apply4-credit presents Your Divorce and Your Credit Are Your Prepared? posted at Credit Card Applications Expert | Apply4-Credit.com.
Travel Advocate presents Hidden Hotel Travel Dangers Safeguarding the Room for Kids posted at The Travel Advocate.
Travel Advocate presents I’m Dreaming of a Travel Friendly Gift and it May Not Be Snow posted at The Travel Advocate.
Deposit Accounts presents Will Opening a Deposit Account Affect My Credit Score posted at The Money Blog.
Ben presents Year End Policy Review Tips for Lowering Rates and Checking Coverage posted at Money Smart Life.
Joe Manausa presents Real Estate Supply And Demand | Tallahassee Real Estate Blog posted at Tallahassee Real Estate Blog, saying, “It really isn’t that hard to tell where the real estate market is heading. All we need to do is take a quick re-examination of Economics 101 and realize that Supply and Demand actually do matter in the real estate market.”
Joe Manausa presents What is a RSS Subscription? posted at Tallahassee Real Estate Blog, saying, “Have you ever noticed that anytime you read a blog, there is a Subscription Button that encourages you to subscribe to it? Well, I have been questioned about this often enough to recognize that most readers do not understand how RSS works and why bloggers should continue to explain it in order to expand their subscribers list.”
Don presents Investors Snatching Up Bargains In Las Vegas Real Estate Market posted at Las Vegas Real Estate, saying, “Fair weather investors are sitting on the sideline waiting for the markets to upturn before they invest. Wise investors are out in the field and finding plenty of bargains. One such marketer many are finding good deals in is the Las Vegas Real Estate market. Take a look at what you can expect in this bargain rich city.”
That concludes this edition. Submit your blog article to the next edition of a carnival of everything home using our carnival submission form. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our blog carnival index page.