HOORAY: It’s National Hot Dog Day

Hot Dog!  The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council estimates Americans consume 20 billion hot dogs a year. That works out to about 70 hot dogs per person each year. Hot dogs are served in 95...

FYI: Embrace Your Geekness Day

WHAT IS A GEEK? A geek is an individual who is highly intelligent, brainy and technically oriented. Geeks are at home in the world of computers, and computer systems. A geek is usually formal...

FYI: Aluminum Foil as a Grilling Helper

GREAT GRILLING TIP: Really hot grill bars equal dramatic grill marks on your porterhouse. To concentrate the heat and keep it from escaping, lay a sheet of foil over the grill for 10 minutes. Peel...

FYI: Smoke Alarm Safety Tips

Make sure you have working smoke alarms. Different types of smoke alarms, ionization and photoelectric, detect fire in different ways. Experts recommend having both types in your home. Install...

Savvy Home Upgrades You Can Make

Here are seven affordable home improvement projects that’ll help you enjoy your home more today and provide excellent financial return in the future. #1 Add the Finishing Touch of Molding Crown...

Home Inventory – Fire Season

I imagine it gets old hearing how important it is to create and/or maintain your home inventory.  Yes, it is a tedious process but one you’ll never regret having.   You can’t afford NOT to do it...

June 27: Sunglasses Day

FYI: Sunglasses protect your eyes from harmful UV rays. Your optician will tell you that sunglasses with UV protection will help to avoid cataracts. They also report that UV rays can be stronger...

FYI: First Day of Summer

SUMMER SOLSTICE 2018: The word solstice comes from the Latin solstitium, from sol (sun) and stitium (to stop), reflecting the fact that the Sun appears to stop at this time. According to The...