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Tips for Being Prepared for Winter Storms

January 10, 2015

I learned a few things during the record-breaking winter of 2013-2014, and one of the most important was that being prepared for a major winter storm helps alleviate some of the stress. There’s enough to worry about with winter storm watches, wind chill warnings, and lake-effect snow advisories dominating the weather forecast — if you…

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6 Must-Have Tools for Fall Cleaning

October 08, 2014

When I “spring” into spring cleaning, I love getting the house ready for the hustle-bustle of summer’s activities. Fall cleaning brings an entirely different set of emotions — comforting feelings of settling in for winter, a sense of a slower pace, and the desire to get the house ship-shape after the craziness of summer. But…

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