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Pollen, Be Gone!

April 15, 2015

April showers bring flowers … and pollen everywhere! Coating your porch. Sticking to your shoes. Landing in your hair! Turning you into a sneezing, swollen, itchy, allergy-ridden mess. What can you do? Let’s take a look. Keep the Outside, Outside On high pollen days, stay indoors and avoid fresh-cut grass and other triggers. Then do…

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10 Habits That Prevent Household Mold

April 13, 2015

Household mold is no joke. According to Robin Wilson, a nationally recognized healthy-space interior designer and founder of Robin Wilson Home, household mold can trigger allergies, asthma, and other respiratory-related illnesses, and it can be toxic if it overgrows your living space. What’s more, eradicating it from your home requires major work, not to mention…

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The Scoop on Low-Maintenance Gardening

April 04, 2015

Want a beautiful garden but think you don’t have time for it? Try a low-maintenance garden — the perfect fit for a busy life. “Plan before you dive right in,” advises landscape architect John Sabol of Hatch Mott MacDonald in New Jersey. “That’s the most important thing to do.” He offered these seven tips for…

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Stress Free Organizing for Tax Day

April 02, 2015

Are you one of those people who waits until the last minute to file their taxes? You’re not alone. About 20 to 25 percent of American taxpayers file their taxes in the last two weeks before the April 15 deadline, according to the Internal Revenue Service. While it may be too late to get organized…

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