Monthly Archives: April 2012

Fine China – What’s Right for You?

Whether you are a collector, decorator, or you just need some nice china–the right selection not only speaks to the style of party you create, it also representative of the quality and taste in your home. To achieve your desired … Continue reading

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Dealing with Household Mold

What Is Mold? Molds are small organisms found almost everywhere. It comes in many colors black, white, light gray, orange, green, or purple. Mold spores thrive on moisture and reproduce by means of tiny, lightweight spores that travel through the … Continue reading

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Memorable Mother’s Day Gifts!

While a gift is only a material way of letting your mother know how much you appreciate her; the thought behind the gift is priceless. If you need a little help narrowing down the many options for your mother on … Continue reading

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Keep That Grill Clean

There are people who have enough discipline to clean their grills immediately after using them, while the grill is still hot and whatever has stuck to or dripped upon the grill is easily removable. These people are lacking in social … Continue reading

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Clothing Moths

Tineola bisselliella, the common clothing moth. They like dark closets, attics or other areas and tend to live in corners or in folds of fabric. They will fly occasionally, but normally only on the edges of a lighted area; they are usually … Continue reading

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Floor Care Primer

Although the process of caring for your floors seems simple, it can quickly become a confusing ocean of claims and counter-claims from commercials and passed down wisdom. At the end of the day, there are only so many different types … Continue reading

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Mulch: Ugly Name, Beautiful Results

It is always important to remember that your lawn or garden is an ecosystem. It is an exciting mix of growing plants and decaying remains, inert minerals, and a broad spectrum of living organisms – all contributing to the health … Continue reading

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Frosty Fun on a Warm Day

It’s getting warmer and that means it is time for all of us to begin looking for refreshment after a bit of sweating in the yard. There are plenty of ways to enjoy iced treats this summer at home without … Continue reading

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Caring For Your Flatware

Spoons, forks, knives – otherwise known as flatware. What great inventions! History tells us that we were using some form of the spoon and knife first, then along the fork. It most likely originated in the Byzantine Empire in the … Continue reading

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