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The Truth about Spots and Stains

You may have seen some of the commercials on television that show a bottle of spot remover that can quickly and easily remove stains from carpet and upholstery like magic. Red wine, ketchup, coffee, fruit punch, spaghetti sauce, grass stains and more are removed in seconds with no rubbing or scrubbing. Just spray and blot! […]

Strawberry Pretzel Salad

Ingredients: 2 cups crushed pretzels 3/4 cup butter, melted 3 tablespoons white sugar 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 cup white sugar 1 (8 ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed 2 (3 ounce) packages strawberry flavored Jell-O® 2 cups boiling water 2 (10 ounce) packages frozen strawberries   Directions: Preheat oven to 400 […]

The Power of a Campfire

Consider the power of fire to early humans: It provided heat for food and warmth and protection against predators. What is less obvious is that the fire provided a setting where people could talk and socialize. A study from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences suggests that it is the less-often cited social […]

How to Take Care of Yourself After a Heart Attack

The American Heart Association recommends these five steps to give yourself the best chance at recovery from a heart attack. Take any prescribed medication. Follow the instructions of your doctor and take all medication as directed. Depending on the severity of heart damage and the underlying causes, you may be prescribed a range of medication. […]

Commuting: You Don’t Control Traffic

How traffic moves is beyond your control. It doesn’t matter if you are in a hurry, uptight, or anticipating something at the end of your commute. So why not relax and go with the flow? The laid-back approach will keep your blood pressure in check and your temper down. Here are some ways to do […]


Moneywise Buying Flowers According to Valentine’s Day accounts for 25 percent of the total dollars spent on flowers for the year in the U.S. But surprisingly, only 20 percent of mothers surveyed by list flowers as one of their top gift picks. If flowers are a must, purchasing a few days early through […]