How do Carpet and Fabric Protectors Work?

You see it on television and internet commercials all the time, a glass of wine or fruit punch being spilled on a beautiful, new carpet. The guests are mortified, but the smiling hostess blots up the spill with a towel, leaving the carpet clean and spot-free. Disaster averted, the party continues. But is this really […]

Book Lovers App

  February is Library Lovers Month! Avid book lovers sometimes wonder which book to read next. Project Alexandria, found at, helps readers find a book that will be interesting to them. Their team has analyzed over one million books, looking at their genre, descriptions and complexity. They then connect books that share similar styles […]

Maple Salmon

Ingredients: 1/4 cup maple syrup2 tablespoons soy sauce1 clove garlic, minced1/4 teaspoon garlic salt1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper1 pound salmon Directions: In a small bowl, mix the maple syrup, soy sauce, garlic, garlic salt, and pepper. Place salmon in a shallow glass baking dish, and coat with the maple syrup mixture. Cover the dish, and […]

Prevent Cancer

A new study published in the journal, Nature, suggests that up to 90 percent of cancer cases are linked to lifestyle choices that are usually avoidable. This study refutes a previous assertion that many cases of cancer are simply due to “bad luck,” those circumstances that are out of our control. What are those lifestyle […]

Protect Your Home from Burglaries

Most home break-ins are not through a busted down door or broken window. The most common way for a burglar to enter your home is through an unlocked door or window. Your best protection from home theft is to simply deter burglars from entering your home. These tips will help keep you and your family […]

Decorating Your Home for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day for many means cards and dinner out, chocolates and flowers. Even if you are spending Valentine’s Day out, don’t forget to decorate your home for this lovely holiday. Placing reminders of how much you love your family around your home is a great way to bring an atmosphere of love and caring into […]

February Quick Tips

Home Tip If you are putting your house up for sale, you may be looking for ways to update it to get a better selling price. But surprisingly, the number one thing you can do to increase the value of your home is simply clean it. Prospective buyers notice a dingy house and can be […]