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Easy Blister Prevention
Tuesday, August 02, 2011      5 comments

To prevent blisters, apply any type of antiperspirant to the bottom of your feet before you go jogging or hiking. The antiperspirant should prevent the friction that causes blisters. You can also use other types of lubricants t... Read more
For the Freshest Veggies........
Monday, August 01, 2011      8 comments

Always store fresh vegetables in your refrigerator (preferably, in the lower fruit/vegetable bin) to keep them crisp and fresh. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) says vegetables will stay fresh for the following amounts of... Read more
Sunday, July 31, 2011      4 comments

I want to thank everyone for your support and prayers and kind words. I have forwarded many on to the kids in hopes it would help them thru this rough time. They have accepted the loss and are thankful they have 6 wonderful children as so ... Read more
How Long Does Food Last in a Power Outage?
Thursday, July 28, 2011      12 comments

Tis the season when you can get a storm so I thought this was some very pertinent information. Especially for those who might see a hurricane in the coming months! During a power outage, keep the refrigerator and freezer doors shu... Read more
Bad Smell in Your Car? What to Do...
Wednesday, July 27, 2011      8 comments

I came across this hint and thought it was worth passing along as we all have "accidents" and this is a simple, yet non-toxic solution. A pet has an accident in the car…a child gets sick—you get the idea. There’s a baaaaaaad smell in ... Read more
Dog Days of Summer
Tuesday, July 26, 2011      3 comments

This is a reminder to everyone about what we need to do to keep Man's Best Friend safe and healthy this summer. During the summer, protect your dog from the sun’s strong rays. Keep him/her indoors or in the shade betwee... Read more
Views of the Sinkhole near our Downtown
Sunday, July 24, 2011      11 comments

This is a view from the side street off of Main Another view of the sinkhole swallowing the corner of a ... Read more
Living room floor
Sunday, July 24, 2011      4 comments

We had new tile flooring put in our living room in June but I hadn't downloaded the pics into the computer but have finally done that so here are some before and after pics. ... Read more
Handy Hotel Tip
Thursday, July 21, 2011      8 comments

As soon as you arrive at your hotel, take a matchbook...or a piece of hotel stationery...or a pen that has the hotel’s address and telephone number on it, and throw the item in your pocket or purse. Once you leave the hot... Read more
Belly Fat: It's Even Bad for Skinny People!
Tuesday, July 19, 2011      8 comments

This is an article I read that I wanted to share with my Spark friends-this reinforces why it is so important for us to lose the weight and why we need to keep it off! Pat It’s well-known that for overweight people, being "apple-sh... Read more
Friday Question
Friday, July 15, 2011      3 comments

I sometimes wonder what I would do if I worked a job. I looked at my dayplanner this week and I had only 1 day thru the end of the month when there wasn't at least 1 thing scheduled. Many days have at least 2. Of course, 3x a week I am taking... Read more
The Ultimate Cheapskate’s Simple Tricks for Spending Much, Much Less
Sunday, July 10, 2011      13 comments

I wanted to share some simple things any of us can do to live a bit more frugally, you may already be doing some of these, but it never hurts to reinforce what we are doing to keep more of what we earn! Jeff Yeager: ... Read more
Life Is a Gift
Thursday, July 07, 2011      11 comments

Today before you say an unkind word - Think of someone who can't speak. Before you complain about the taste of your food - Think of someone who has nothing to eat. Before you complain about your husband or wife - Think of so... Read more
Snake Tales
Tuesday, July 05, 2011      6 comments

Well, a few weeks ago, I came face to face with a black snake while tending my flowers and tonite I had a striped snake come up the yard and it didn't move away from me like the black snake. It just stayed about 5 ft away and popped it's head u... Read more
Happy 4th of July
Monday, July 04, 2011      2 comments

I hope everyone has had a enjoyable day and celebrated the birth of our nation. We put our flag out this morning and I put dad's out to mark the day. Then it was get busy - I made a cauliflower salad to take to the park's bbq luncheon this aft... Read more

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