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Making holiday crafts with kids is fun
The holiday season is upon us!  No holiday season is complete without the proper decorations. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa, decorations are what make the holiday season come alive. Making those yourself, or with your friends and family, just adds to the experience. Making holiday crafts with your family can be a great [...]
Learn how to prep your home before winter vacation

Winter vacation travel requires different preparation from other times of year. Cold weather can damage pipes and other structures in your home when water freezes, melts and refreezes or just freezes. Follow our steps to make sure that your home is safe and cozy when you return.

Fall crafts made from pumpkins are beautiful
If seasons had goals, autumn’s goal would be to awaken our senses. The flavor and fragrance of pumpkin spice is everywhere. Fallen leaves crunch underfoot while fires crackle in fireplaces. The crisp air causes exposed cheeks to tingle. And the bursts of red, orange and yellow make every landscape a feast for the eyes. With [...]
Gutters are an important part of fall cleaning.

Spring cleaning has always been a thing. It was a way to welcome warmer weather, open the windows and literally air out the house. Today, fall cleaning cleans to the same level, but in seasonal climates, the focus may be on buttoning up the house for winter.

Vegetarian Main Dishes are hearty and healthy

Vegetarian dishes are a great alternative to meat-based main dishes for more and more people. They are often lighter and healthier options, but they can also be very filling and enjoyable. Many vegetarian dishes include eggs, cheese and other dairy like sour cream. Vegan dishes, on the other hand, are entirely plant-based.

Shades of blue are part of bold fall decorating trends.
Time to decorate for fall! That means breaking out the orange, gold and brown, right? Not so fast! The Pantone Color Institute has other ideas. Fall decorating trends this year feature a palette of 10 bold colors like Nebulas Blue, Quetzal Green and Ultra Violet, plus a palette of 5 neutrals that work with all [...]
Homemade bath products make luxury creative and affordable
There’s nothing like sinking into a fragrant tub or stepping into a shower scented with all your favorite things to make you feel pampered. But sometimes it’s tricky to find just that right fragrance for your mood or the moment, or maybe you have sensitive skin and can’t use a lot of commercially available bath [...]

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