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Thanksgiving Traditions

As America prepares to celebrate Thanksgiving, you might notice that there are many different Thanksgiving traditions celebrated around the country. Here are some of the most popular traditions, and a bit about where they come from. The traditional Thanksgiving meal consists of turkey, sweet potatoes, mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce followed up with read more »

Iron Out the Competition

Let us point you in the right direction when choosing a new iron.

What is Bleach?

Bleach is the number one house cleaner used all over the world. We use it for disinfecting surfaces and lightening laundry, but what is bleach? Bleach comes in different varieties, and actually refers to a number of different chemicals. Oxidizing bleach is commonly used to lighten, and is great for making white laundry super white. read more »

Fat Fighting Breakfasts

It seems like a good idea, eat less to lose weight right? While the theory is right, it’s important to cut calories from the right places. Skipping meals, like breakfast, seems like it will cut down on your daily calorie intake, but it actually makes you gain weight. Skipping breakfast not only creates a ravenous read more »

Calcium Soup

Doctors recommend at least 1,000 mg of calcium for adult women and about 600 mg for adult men each day. For most of us, getting enough calcium is a challenge. The most common sources of calcium are dairy products, leafy greens (such as broccoli, kale, bok choy etc) and calcium supplements. There is another source read more »

Sleep Better, Feel Better

Wouldn’t it be nice to get a good nights sleep? Instead of increasing the quantity of sleep we get, studies have shown that what we really need in a increase in sleep quality. The body takes cues from the outside world about when to sleep and when to be awake. Since most of us spend read more »

Lose Weight at Work

People spend the majority of their time sitting, either at their desk, on the sofa or in the car. To make the most of your time, we’ve found a few exercises that can be done while you’re at work. Studies have shown that even a few extra minutes of movement a day can add up read more »

Clean Home 101: Understanding Mold and Mildew

Mold vs. Mildew: What’s the difference anyways? Learn a couple facts to keep you informed and ahead of mold this winter.

How to Get Things for Free

They say that nothing in life is free, but what if that’s not always the case?

Harry Potter

As a devoted Harry Potter fan, the new movie, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, brings back the familiar mixture of excitement and sadness—the same mixture that came with the release of the final book. I have yet to see the movie but, judging from the trailers and buzz on Facebook and Twitter, read more »