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Monthly Archives: October 2012

10 Unusual Ways to Use Epsom Salts at Home

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Did you know that Epsom salts were named for the salty spring where they came from in Surrey, England?  When people think of Epsom salts, the first thing that comes to mind is probably soaking stiff muscles in the bathtub, … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Preparing Your Garden for Fall

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Summer may be over, but that doesn’t mean your garden has to be done displaying beautiful colors.  While it’s important to do some routine maintenance on your garden in the fall, you can also plant some fall flowers.   Fall flowers … Continue reading

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10 Common Household Objects Kids Can Safely Play With for Hours

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No matter how many toys they have stowed in their rooms and strewn about the house, most kids have a tendency to play with ordinary household objects instead. Some of the most appealing are likely to be off-limits due to … Continue reading

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Top 5 Pressure Cookers for Quick and Easy Meals

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Pressure cookers have been around since 1938, but many people are still intimidated by them because in the past there were problems with them exploding.  Pressure cookers speed up the cooking time of food by cooking it under pressure.  Newer … Continue reading

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10 of the Best iPhone Apps for Creating To-Do Lists

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In today’s hectic world, managing all of the tasks that you’re responsible for each day can be a daunting prospect. Keeping track of your professional and personal duties requires something a bit more comprehensive than the pen-and-paper lists and sticky … Continue reading

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How to Choose the Right Bulbs for Your Bulb Garden

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When you think about spring flowers you probably picture Tulips and Daffodils bursting with color in your garden, but did you know that to have these beautiful flowers in the spring, you need to plant the bulbs in the fall?  … Continue reading

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