• How to Keep Your Pets Safe Outside

    How to Keep Your Pets Safe Outside: Use a Pet Gate & Other Essentials

    If you have pets, they may want to be outside when you’re outside. But during the summer months, temperatures can soar past 90, depending on where you live. This can be dangerous to their health. Before you let your dogs out,

  • Health and Wellness What You Need to Know about Mosquitoes

    Health and Wellness: What You Need to Know about Mosquitoes

    According to the World Health Organization, “mosquitoes are one of the deadliest animals in the world. Because of their ability to carry and spread diseases to humans, they cause millions of deaths every year.” You may think that there’s only one

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    What is hygge?

    If you’re like us, you’re seeing the word hygge pop up everywhere. But what is it, and at the very least, how do you say it? Hygge (pronounced HUE-gah) is the Danish art of coziness, of unplugging and reconnecting yourself

  • How to Get Rid of Ants Using Household Items

    7 Ways to Get Rid of Ants Using Common Household Items

    It doesn’t matter if it’s just one or two ants dashing across your floor or if it’s an entire colony marching in a straight line from one end of your home to the other, the bottom line is… you have

  • How to Make Compost

    Making Compost – What Items to Use

    Now that you know why you should compost, you’re going to need to know which materials to use. Since not all leftovers can be used, we’ve put together a handy list to show you which items can and cannot be

  • How to Compost

    How To Compost

    Now that you know which items to compost, you’re ready to learn the steps involved in making compost. To achieve the real benefits of composting depends on how much organic waste you have, how fast you want the results and

  • Composting 101

    Composting 101

    Why Compost? When waste is not composted, it will end up in a landfill or incinerator, neither of which is environmentally-friendly or economical. Due to a lack of oxygen, landfill waste breaks down slowly and releases methane gas and acidic

  • What to do in a Tornado

    What To Do In A Tornado

    It just takes seconds for a tornado to rip through your neighborhood, leaving nothing but piles of debris and trash in its wake. If you’re watching television or listening to a radio, you may get ample warning before it hits,

  • How to Prepare for a Hurricane

    How to Prepare For a Hurricane

    Being prepared is one of the most important things you can do to protect yourself from the dangers of a hurricane. Learning how to prepare for a hurricane, what to do in a hurricane, and what steps to take following

  • How to Make a Rain Barrel

    How to Make a Rain Barrel in 5 Easy Steps

    Recycling rain water is easier than you think. In the past, if you wanted to capture rain water, you just put a bucket out in the yard and waited for it to fill up. Of course, if it was raining