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Monthly Archives: May 2013

24 of the Greatest Blogs with Recipes Using in Season Peaches

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Peaches are in season in Texas in mid-May to August.  In California peach season starts in June and runs through September.  If you have local peach trees you can typically get fresh peaches mid-summer through early fall.  Peaches are by … Continue reading

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Do I Need a Family Assistant?

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As parents get busier and busier, it can become more and more difficult to keep up with all of the daily tasks involved with managing work, family, home and community commitments. This constant juggling act isn’t just stressful; it often … Continue reading

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Creative Ways to Recycle Cardboxes Boxes

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After a move or the purchase of new appliances, it’s easy to drop your broken-down boxes into a recycling bin or even to take them to the nearest recycling center. When you have kids in the house, though, it’s definitely … Continue reading

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20 DIY Blogs Show You How to Plant Potatoes in a Bucket

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Planting potatoes in a bucket may sound funny, but it’s actually an efficient way to utilize your space and save yourself some back-breaking labor during harvest season. You need ample space to grow potatoes in a garden, and the soil … Continue reading

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10 Secrets for Hosting a Drama Free Dinner Party

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For those that love to entertain, few joys hold a candle to the sense of satisfaction that comes with throwing the perfect dinner party. When things go off without a hitch, the guests spend the evening engaged in stimulating conversation … Continue reading

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How to Keep the Kids Safe While Spring Cleaning

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As the weather begins to warm up and the last of winter’s chill fades away, it’s natural to start thinking about spring cleaning. After all, clearing out old junk leaves room for the new beginnings symbolized by the season. If … Continue reading

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10 of the Best iPhone Apps for Growing a Green Garden

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Whether you’re a veteran, green-thumbed gardening enthusiast or are getting your hands dirty for the first time, the iPhone is a tool that you may find is surprisingly useful in your quest to cultivate a luscious, thriving oasis of plant … Continue reading

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28 Blogs with Juicy Melon Recipes to Keep Your Kitchen Cool as the Weather Warms Up

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Melon season starts in late April when California melons start becoming available, and peak season runs from June through August.  Melons have many health benefits, and are full of vitamin C, vitamin A, beta carotene, folate and potassium, just to … Continue reading

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20 Blogs on How to Host a Chili Cook-Off

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If you’re trying to plan your next party, why not host a chili cook-off? Chili cook-offs are a fun twist on a typical potluck party, and a little friendly competition is a great way to get everyone mingling. You can … Continue reading

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