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31 Surprising Uses for Olive Oil (Not Just for Cooking)

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31 Surprising Uses for Olive Oil Olive oil is a well-known oil used worldwide for cooking.  It’s been known the reduce cholesterol levels as well as reduce the risk for heart disease.  However, there are MANY other uses for olive … Continue reading

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20 Uses for Dental Floss

Uses for Dental Floss

20 Uses for Dental Floss Dental floss is basically a lightweight wax-covered string used for cleaning gums and removing plaque from in between your teeth.  Because of that, it’s a surprisingly strong tool that can be used for MANY other purposes.  … Continue reading

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Saving Money on Back to School Shopping

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Saving Money on Back to School Shopping Back to school shopping on clothing and supplies doesn’t have to cost a fortune when you apply some of these simple tips and ideas. Go through all the school supplies you have at … Continue reading

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27 Resourceful Uses for Aluminum Foil

Uses for Aluminum Foil

27 Resourceful Uses for Aluminum Foil Have you ever covered a pan of brownies with aluminum foil only to throw it away later?  It’s still fairly clean and still very much useable (not for food) yet it usually gets thrown … Continue reading

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24 Inventive Uses for Rubbing Alcohol

Uses for Rubbing Alcohol

24 Inventive Uses for Rubbing Alcohol Rubbing alcohol is known for being an inexpensive way to clean and sanitize.  This cheap product in the plain packaging has many more uses than you might realize.  *Note:  Keep in mind that isopropyl alcohol … Continue reading

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37 Brilliant Uses for Coffee Filters

37 Users for Coffee Filters

37 Brilliant Uses for Coffee Filters Even if you don’t have a coffee maker that uses filters, you may want to consider picking up a package next time you go to the store.  Because of the size, shape, and paper … Continue reading

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How to spend more time with your family

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During your life often the things you treasure and hold dear are the relationships you have with your family. Those relationships need to be nurtured to stay strong through lives ups and downs. So it is important that you learn … Continue reading

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How to Create an “Outdoor Oasis”

Kohls Outdoor Oasis

So, my patio is pretty boring right now, as you can see from these pictures.  I have been really busy with the kids’ activities so far this summer, and fixing up my outdoor space has not even been a blip … Continue reading

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Weighty Issues – Time for Change

  We’ve all been there I’m sure. Avoiding every mirror, feeling like crap, and eating to feel a little bit of comfort. I’m here to say that enough is enough. I’ve sat down and fully outlined what I’m going to … Continue reading

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Easy to Make Real Good Taco Dip

I know for us Summer is an especially busy time. Barbecues and picnics, family reunions, birthday parties, sporting events. Seems the list never ends. I had a bridal shower to attend recently and needed a dish to bring to share. … Continue reading

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