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7 Tips for Cleaning Up After the Holidays

7 Tips for Cleaning Up After the Holidays

I know for many cleaning is not at the top of the wish list, definitely not around the holidays. But, it is a great way to begin a fresh new year. With all our helpful tips for cleaning after the holidays, you will have fresh, clean spaces waiting for the New Year to...

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Santa Claus: The History

Santa Claus: The History

Any kid can tell you where Santa Claus is from—the North Pole. But his historical journey is even longer and more fantastic than his annual, one-night circumnavigation of the globe. The modern American Santa was born in the Mediterranean, evolved across northern...

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Christmas Around the World

Christmas Around the World

Christmas as we know it today is a Victorian invention of the 1860s. Probably the most celebrated holiday in the world, our modern Christmas is a product of hundreds of years of both secular and religious traditions from around the globe. Discover the origins of...

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How to Dispose of Batteries at Home?

How to Dispose of Batteries at Home?

Stop and think before you throw those old electronics, batteries and lightbulbs in the trash. Most electronic waste and batteries contain toxic heavy metals that can seep into soil and water. Recycling these products not only keeps heavy metals out of the soil and...

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5 Tips for Dealing with Ice and Snow

5 Tips for Dealing with Ice and Snow

1.Put Tall Stakes Around Driveway, Walkway & Sidewalk These helpful reminders show you and your snow plow company where to shovel, plow and melt. While it may be obvious for you to locate your driveway, the same can not be said of your snow removal service. They...

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7 Health and Nutrition Tips

7 Health and Nutrition Tips

Here are 7 health and nutrition tips that are actually based on good science. Do Exercises Do stretching exercises when you wake up. It boosts circulation and digestion, and eases back pain. Don’t skip breakfast. Studies show that eating a proper breakfast is one of...

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DIY Recycle Your Own Paper

DIY Recycle Your Own Paper

Paper is one the material that can be easily recycled, which includes everything from packaging to mail, makes up the largest percentage of the municipal solid waste stream at 33 percent. It’s one of the most recovered materials, as recycling opportunities are often...

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Ways to Clean With a Lemon

Ways to Clean With a Lemon

The lemons they're a firm staple in our refrigerator and a key ingredient in many favorite recipes, are also fantastic kitchen helpers and naturals disinfectant. Lemons are nature’s cleaning wunderkind. They have powerful antiseptic and antibacterial properties and...

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Fall Cleaning Tips

Fall Cleaning Tips

Warm summer months means vacations away from home and more time spent outdoors. But while you were out enjoying yourself, dirt and grime didn't take a vacation. They sat around the house, accumulating and multiplying. And, now, with the winter months ahead and the...

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