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The American Frugal Housewife by Lydia Child

  Video Transcript: Hi there, I’m Yvonne Page Illustrates and for tonight’s episode of Facts to Relax, I’ll be reading to you two chapters directly from the classic domestic manual “The American Frugal Housewife,” written by Lydia M. Child in 1832. Child was an American abolitionist, women’s right activist, Native American activist, novelist, journalist, and writer of domestic manuals. She …

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The History of Chocolate

  Video Transcript: Chocolate-universally one of humans’ favorite confections, it’s appreciated the world over. You can eat it, drink it, or drizzle it over your ice cream. Dark, milk, white chocolate, mixed with nuts, caramel, or any variety of fruit, there’s little that chocolate can’t make better. But have you ever wondered how it’s made? Or where it comes from? …

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Why Do Engagement Rings Have Diamonds?

  Video Transcript: It’s an accepted tradition now-a-days, especially here in the United States where I’m from, that an engagement ring should be given to a woman when she’s being proposed to. It’s a physical representation of the promise of a couple’s future life together and is trés romantic. In fact, many girls dream of the day when her beloved …

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All About Money

  Video Transcript: Money-it makes the world go round, doesn’t it? No one ever seems to have enough of it and we spend a good portion of our lives working for more of it. But, have you ever found yourself wondering why that is? Why do humans use money and how long have we been using it? Is money even …

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The Declaration of Independence

  Video Transcript: Hey there friend, how are you? I hope that you’re having a wonderful and relaxing day,  but even if you aren’t hopefully we can change that a bit now. I’m Yvonne Page Illustrates and this is Facts to Relax, the show where I research and share information about random, interesting topics in a soothing and relaxing manner …

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All About Fireworks

  Video Transcript: Summer marks the start of firework season here in the United States, with big shows being put on for the Fourth of July, but also, smaller backyard productions providing fun for partygoers and picnickers all summer long. Pop-up firework stores offer everything from sparklers to giant variety packs with names like “Dazzles,” “Equalizer,” and “Secret Garden” to …