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Retired social services administrator, wife, mom, homemaker and online southern gift and decor store owner, my life is full of love and adventure. Some of my interests include cooking, collecting recipe books, gardening, decorating, shopping and greeting our shoppers at My Southern Home Place. Providing affordable gifts, home interiors and garden accents for others has become a passion.

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Countdown to Digital TV Continues

Have you made the switch to digital television? The deadline for the national conversion has changed and is now effective on June 12, 2009. If you have an analog TV, you still have time to make the ..
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How To Be A Smart Sofa Shopper

Are you in the market for the perfect sofa? Whether you call it a sofa, davenport or couch, buying just the right one can be a major challenge for you. To select a quality, well-constructed and ..
(April 18, 2009)
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Parasite Prevention For Your Pets

Do you use safeguards to protect your pet against parasites? Most veterinarians advise pet owners to check their pets often to see if they suffer from parasites. They also advise pet owners to use ..
(April 13, 2009)
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Jobs That Last Even in Tough Economic Times

We are told that our country is not in a recession, but it certainly appears that way and feels that way to many Americans. All the signs point in that direction which means that the economy and the ..
(April 11, 2009)
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Some Pets Dangerously Affected By Home Foreclosures

As the economic recession of our country continues to take its toll on all of us, homeowners who are forced to leave their homes are certainly some of the hardest hit by the crisis. When they could ..
(April 11, 2009)
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Dorm Room Decorating on a Dime

You are now in college and living in student housing. You have a dorm room of your own and excited to be part of the college life. You look around your empty dorm room and wish you had some fantastic .
(April 11, 2009)
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Lamps For Your Home Decorating

Choosing the right lamp for your living room can sometimes be a difficult task. A floor lamp may be used but you are probably going to need some great table lamps to adequately light the room. ..
(October 10, 2008)
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Importance of Back to School Vaccinations

Is your child up-to-date with all of the required immunizations? It's that time of the year again when parents across the nation are getting their children ready to enter school. Part of the ..
(August 12, 2008)
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Dorm Room Decorating on a Dime

You are now in college and living in student housing. You have a dorm room of your own and excited to be part of the college life. You look around your empty dorm room and wish you had some fantastic .
(August 29, 2008)
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Steps to Prevent Premature Aging For Your Hands

Have you noticed the skin on your hands becoming drier and looking a little aged? It's no wonder with all that we put our hands through during the course of a day. From house cleaning to yard work, ..
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Tips For a Safe Cook Out

Don't you just love to have outdoor cook-outs during the long, summer months? It's great family fun for all, but it is important to take steps to keep your family safe and healthy while you prepare ..
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Health Tips For Safe Swimming in Pools

It doesn't really matter where you swim, whether a community pool or your backyard pool, you should know the difference between a healthy pool and a dangerously risky one. The U. S. Centers for ..
(July 08, 2008)
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Properly Packaging Foods For Freezing

It's that time of the year. . . gardening season. During gardening season many of us are preparing to gather vegetables for the freezer. We check vegetables already frozen move them around and make ..
(July 17, 2008)
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Smart Shoppers Shop Online

Shopping online is the smart way to shop. Believe it or not, shopping online actually saves you money. With the cost of gasoline these days, you would be a smart and savvy shopper to begin searching ..
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