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Health: 5 benefits of handwriting

1- It lightens the mental load If you're a fan of to-do lists, it's a good idea to prepare your lists on paper and write them by hand. When it comes to making a to-do list, handwriting has the advantage of helping you lighten your mental load. In fact, this ritual, if you practice it every ni ...

11
Jan
2022

Ecology: a French start-up invents infinitely reusable gift wrapping

What is the problem? During the holiday season, our paper consumption explodes. In France, it is estimated that more than 20,000 tons of wrapping paper are consumed each year. This avalanche of paper is equivalent to 380,000 cut trees or 11,000 tons of carbon equivalent. In addition, most com ...

08
Dec
2021

5 tips for organizing an eco-friendly picnic

et plastic cutlery and prefer Opinel knife and/or reusable cutlery in stainless steel! From now on, even the straws are no longer plastic but made of paper, bamboo or metal... Following the same reusable logic, equip yourself with water bottles (stainless steel or glass) instead of carrying plast ...

26
July
2022

Homemade parcel post: how to prepare a parcel properly?

cts can move inside the package during its transport and break. That's why you should also provide protective and cushioning materials such as newspaper, bubble wrap, kraft paper, foam paper or Styrofoam. Whatever materials you choose, make sure that the items you send move as little as possib ...

24
Mar
2022

Reading: 5 good reasons to switch to audio books

young people. The first good reason to switch to audio books is that this medium is for everyone: - it is suitable for people who cannot read paper books because of a visual disability - it is suitable for children who cannot yet read - it can be enjoyed even by those who usually d ...

18
July
2022

School supplies: 5 tips for a cheaper back to school

of sheets, pencils, pens and tubes of glue can still be used even if they have been started. As for opened notebooks, they can be recycled into scrap paper. It is also easy to save money on supplies by cleaning and reusing last year's school kit or binder, provided of course that they are still i ...

18
Aug
2022

Chinese New Year: date and traditions

y bad influences. Preparation of the Chinese New Year festivities The great cleaning of the house is done. On the last day, wishes written on red paper, symbolizing good luck, are posted everywhere. These are characters like fú (?) happiness, or ch?n (?) spring, often pasted upside down because ...

06
Feb
2007

Halloween: 5 tips for a successful party

space available. Once you've made your list, all that's left is to create and send out the invitations. You can choose between the traditional paper invitation card and the virtual invitation sent by email. In both cases, we advise you to design invitations matching the theme of the party, ...

12
Oct
2021

How to apply for a building permit online?

inquire at your one-stop shop or your city hall to find out how to file online at your disposal. You also have the option of submitting your file in paper form if you wish. 3- What to do in case of difficulty? If you encounter any difficulties using this online service, you can enter your phone ...

17
Jan
2022

Vaccination pass: who is affected by the update of the vaccination certificate on February 1, 2022?

use you depend on the MGEN or the railway workers' provident fund, for example), you have the option of obtaining your new vaccination certificate in paper format from a health professional. Simply go to a pharmacy or to your attending physician with your Vitale card to request a paper printout o ...

03
Feb
2022

Photo: disposable cameras are making a comeback

to obtain less calculated and less 'polished' images than photos taken with a smartphone. This outdated equipment is also carried by a revival of paper: more and more photographers have their photos printed instead of simply (re)saving them in digital versions on their screens. The dark side ...

10
Mar
2022

Carnival of Nice

. The sweets were soon replaced by eggs filled with soot or flour, beans or chickpeas, until the appearance of the plaster confetti battles. In 1955, paper replaced plaster, which had become dangerous. These small light and multicolored rounds -15 tons each year- have become over time the inevita ...

23
Jan
2007

The biometric passport: presentation and formalities

passport and can no longer appear on the passport of his or her parents. Biometric passports include a secure chip in which the information on the paper document (name and address) is recorded, as well as a photo and the fingerprints of two fingers. When the passport application is submitted, ...

20
Jan
2010

The Bourdaisière Tomato Festival: the meeting place for gourmet gardeners

nal recipe based on tomato and paprika. - Taste workshop" for children proposed by Aesio Mutuelle. - Gourmet basket: guess the weight and win the gourmet paper! Children will be at the party and will be able to try their hand at gardening by learning how to prune topiaries with the Disneyland g ...

24
Aug
2010

The Carob tree: the tree with small horns

d carob gum. The gum is made from the brown husk that covers the seeds and acts as a thickener. It is used in the food industry but also in textiles, paper, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. Carob gum is of a composition close to agar agar derived from seaweed and could therefore replace the latter, to ...

20
Apr
2012

The Pomodoro method or how to manage your time to be more productive

e Pomodoro method to better manage your time at work or in your studies, you don't need complicated equipment. Just provide yourself with a timer, paper and pencil and follow these 5 steps: 1- make a list of tasks to be done today. 2- for each task, set the timer for 25 minutes 3- concen ...

28
Sep
2021

Halloween craft: make a bat tree

to make the cut-outs in the colored cardboard. Note: these templates are shaped like half a bat or half a maple leaf because you'll be folding the paper in half lengthwise and cutting it into double thickness. You can either draw these templates based on the ones below, or use the printable ba ...

15
Oct
2021

Waffles with chestnut flour: a recipe without added sugar

it rest for at least an hour. Copyright: Audrey Vautherot Cooking 1- Heat your waffle iron. 2- Grease the two plates with an absorbent paper soaked in oil. 3- Cook each waffle for about 4 minutes. Copyright: Audrey Vautherot 4- You can serve these chestnut flour waffles ...

05
Nov
2021

Prevention of bronchiolitis: adopt the right reflexes

chiolitis is to air your home regularly. Remember to air the room where the baby sleeps at least 10 minutes a day. Do not use incense, Armenian paper or essential oil diffusers in a baby's room: all of these scents emit volatile organic compounds that are toxic and irritating to the child's lu ...

06
Dec
2021

Santa's secretariat: how does it work?

radition reserved for children? Think again! Now, adults who want to avoid disappointment or duplicate gifts at the foot of the tree, can write on paper or on screen the list of their wishes. Some websites like www.pleazup.com have even made this their specialty: So, if you haven't writ ...

07
Dec
2021