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Things You Shouldn't Clean With Vinegar

While vinegar is a great cleaning solution around the house, it isn't the best on certain items. While it is a safe alternative to chemical cleaners it is still an acid which can damage certain finishes in your home. For instance, if you have granite or marble countertops or natural stone floor...
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Avoid These Fad Diets That Could Be Harmful To Your Health

The banana diet, the avocado diet, the blood type diet. There are hundreds of them. They're fad diets and while they offer a way for you to lose weight, not all of them are good for your body. A nutritionist chimes in on the most current fad diets and cautions you to skip these particular fad diets...
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Does Clear Plastic Wrap Trick Traffic Cameras?

Foodies follow Gordon Ramsay as he offers many quality cooking hacks but when it comes to avoiding a speeding tickets, you shouldn't follow his lead. Apparently Hell's Kitchen's very own Gordon Ramsay cl aims that he covers his license plates in plastic cling wrap so he can avoid traffic cameras...
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Rideshare Scams And How To Address Them

Scams, like technology, evolve when new products and services arrive. While Uber and Lyft have made getting around easier, especially when you are visiting new place, they are also home to many old time scams that could rob you blind. So here are the scams to watch out for and how to defuse them...
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Why You Should Avoid Automatic Car Washes

It may be a long time since you washed your car but when it comes to rinsing away the dirt and filth, skip the automatic carwash! According to a top-tier paint supplier to the automotive industry, automatic car washes are like rubbing sandpaper on your paint. Those bristles and fingers used to...
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Scientifically Proven Home Remedies To Fight A Cold

The cold and flu season is here and while the cold weather doesn’t literally make you sick, the fact that we're inside more often without the AC on to circulate and filter the air and the drop in temperature leaves your mucus membranes dry, irritated, and more vulnerable to infection, means your...
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Sometimes it's Cheaper To Fill Prescriptions Without Using Your Insurance

It's hard to believe that 2018 will be here in three weeks! With a new year comes a new year for medical insurance and generally an increase of out-of-pocket costs for you, especially with prescription medication. But in certain cases, it may be cheaper for you to not go through your insurance when...
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Worst Foods to Cook In A Pressure Cooker

When time is short, a pressure cooker can be your family's best friend when it comes to dinner. Just toss a few frozen chicken pieces in the cooker with some seasoning and voila, dinner ready to go in less than 20 minutes. While a pressure cooker can make the toughest emits tender and juicy in...
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Thanksgiving Travel Times To Avoid Traffic Congestion

Traffic is never fun and holiday traffic can get your eye twitching with anxiety but if you look at historical trends, as Google did, you head off to your Thanksgiving destination with minimal delays if you break your habits. First, the absolute worst time to travel on the road for Thanksgiving is...
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Foods That Favor A Good Night's Sleep

Another night of tossing and turning? Experts say you could improve your chances of getting a decent night's shut-eye by eating the right foods. Specifically foods rich in magnesium, such as spinach, pumpkin seeds and almonds calms nerves and relaxes muscles which should be helpful in keeping a...
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