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Sunburn Remedies

Easy Ways to Ease Sunburn Pain So, you spent the day playing beach volleyball or you fell asleep on your beach blanket.  The result:  sunburn.  No matter how much sunscreen you use, there always seems to be a place or two that gets overlooked; things like bikini line, tops of feet and around bathing suit straps are frequent problems.  Here…

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The Kitchen Is Full of Nooks and Crannies

Kitchen Cleaning Where to Start The kitchen is the one room of the house that you don’t begin cleaning at the door.  Instead, go straight to the dirtiest part of the kitchen:  the stove.  Remove the burners from the stovetop and soak them in the sink in a combination of water and mild dishwashing liquid.  Spray the stovetop with a…

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Better Business Bureau

What is the Better Business Bureau? The Better Business Bureau is a non-profit, independent agency that lists ratings for businesses in a particular area.  The Bureau keeps files on most local and national businesses and also of  charities. How to Search When you need to hire a local company, especially if they will be doing jobs around your home, you…

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Vacuums: What Will Work Best for You

Make a trip to your local appliance store and you will see a dizzying number and style of vacuums.  How do you choose what will work best for you? Upright Vacuums Nothing beats the upright vac when there are large expanses of carpet to be cleaned.  The upright will have a roller bar with bristles to get deep down into…

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Food Expiration Dates

Food Expiration Dates Are Not Set in Stone When is the last time you looked into the back of your pantry?  Chances are good you have grocery items lurking in the back that have long since “expired”.   Did you know that the only foods that are required to have expiration dates by the federal government are infant formula and some…

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A Breast Self Exam is an Important Factor of Women’s Health

October is designated Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but breast health is a year round concern. Although most breast health information comes in the Fall.  Any time is the right time for women to take stock and get into the routine of performing a  breast self exam.  The American Cancer Society recommends that all women begin monthly breast self exams at age 20.  The…

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