Entertainment Articles
  • How to Photograph Your Music Box
  • by Monique Hawkins
  • Many antique and music box lovers enjoy collecting musical jewelry boxes, carousel music boxes, wooden keepsake boxes, and other musical gifts. There are some music box and antique collectors who are interested in photographing their boxes. Let's discover how.
  • How To Make A Unique Music Box
  • by Monique Hawkins
  • For the music box and antique collectors who enjoy a challenge and like to do creative crafts, making their own music box can be lots of fun! Here are directions to make a unique music box called "Around The World."
  • Five Beginner Tips for Starting A Music Box Collection
  • by Monique Hawkins
  • Because of their unique history and other reasons, collecting music boxes is a hobby greatly enjoyed for music box and some antique collectors. Some collectors like collecting music boxes such as antique music boxes, inlaid music boxes, ballerina music boxes, and carousel music boxes. For those who are currently looking to begin collecting, here are five tips to assist in this process.
  • Four Tips to Start A Valuable Music Box Collection, Part I
  • by Monique Hawkins
  • Collecting music boxes such as carousel music boxes, music trinket boxes, children's jewelry boxes, and many other mechanical instruments and movements is a hobby loved by many a music box and antique collector. However, there are certain things music boxes and antique collectors can do to ensure they are getting a valuable piece for their collection. Here are a few tips to help in this process.
  • Why Write Bad Poetry
  • by Evelyn Cole
  • The value of writing poetry without thought of how bad it may be.
  • A Unique Interview on How to Repair Music Boxes and Other Mechanical Collectibles, Part 2
  • by Monique Hawkins
  • As most music box and antique collectors know, in order to preserve their music box and antique collectibles, sometimes repair and restoration is needed. For this special work, it is important to choose a company that is reputable and an expert in this area. This is the second part of an interview with music box and mechaical insturment repair and restoration expert, Mr. Jim Weir
  • The WAR Cycle for Writers
  • by Maxine Thompson
  • Having realistic expectations as to your book sales and how to gradually infiltrate the market.
  • A Unique Interview on How to Repair Music Boxes and Other Mechanical Collectibles
  • by Monique Hawkins
  • Ballerina Music Boxes, inlaid music boxes, musical jewelry boxes, cylinder music boxes, and antique music boxes are delicate and beautiful. As most music box and antique collectors know, in order to preserve them, sometimes repair and restoration is needed. Let's discover check in with a music box expert to see how this important work is done in this unique interview.
  • ABCs Desperate Housewives and the Suddenly Famous Pink Blanket
  • by Scott Corbett
  • Hollywood baby-watching has become a national obsession, and the interest in celebrity babies is starting to affect the retail baby products market. A vivid example is Desperate Housewives and the buzz it created when one of the characters brought her new baby home in a Little Giraffe designer baby blanket. Baby boutiques were caught off guard by the sudden demand for "baby Lily blankets."
  • Which games to play at online casinos?
  • by Michael Heighen
  • Online casinos, also known as virtual casinos, are online versions of traditional ("brick and mortar") casinos. Online casinos enable gamblers to play and wager on casino games through the Internet. Online casinos generally offer odds and payback percentages that are comparable to land-based casinos. Some online casinos claim higher payback percentages for slot machine games, and some publish payout percentage audits on their websites.
  • How to Make Your Own Unique Music Box
  • by Monique Hawkins
  • For the music box and antique collectors who are creative and love arts and crafts, making a music box of their own can be fairly easy and great fun. Here are simple directions to make an exquisite music box called ?Peter Cottontail?. These unique directions are from Sharon Ganske?s book, ?Making Marvelous Music Boxes?.
  • Playing against the odds of online casinos - which games to play?
  • by Michael Heighen
  • Online casinos, also known as virtual casinos, are online versions of traditional ("brick and mortar") casinos. Online casinos enable gamblers to play and wager on casino games through the Internet. Online casinos generally offer odds and payback percentages that are comparable to land-based casinos.
  • The Music Box Industry: Then and Now
  • by Monique Hawkins
  • It has been over 200 years since the music box was invented in 1796. There were many influences, which impacted its development. Let's discover what they were.
  • Courage on United Flight 93
  • by Annette Bridges
  • There are varying viewpoints on the making of a movie about United Flight 93. My piece is not intended to take any particular position about the movie's production. My purpose is to honor the courageous actions of the flight's passengers. Courage that should be honored and emulated.
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