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How To Avoid Unwanted Encounters With Snakes Around Your Home And Garden

Snakes play a vital role in nature. Although most are harmless to people and help control the rodent, reptile and insect populations, they're sometime can startle you, especially when gardening or working in the yard. A simple and humane trick you can use to make sure there are no snake encounters...
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Plastic Straws Can Be A Lingering Environmental Headache

You never give much thought to a plastic straw. They're included in fast food bags and come in all sorts of drinks. However many straws, like many plastics, end up in landfills where after 200 years it will decompose . But more pressing than two centuries in a garbage heap, straws find their way...
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RECIPE: Daytona Firecracker Dog

This is not a hot dog...it's a Firecracker Dog, inspired by the Daytona Speedway. A delicious 100 percent beef sirloin dog, topped with a mouthwatering house-made jalapeno coleslaw, and pepper relish—for some extra kick! PREP TIME: 10 minutes | COOK TIME: 5 minutes | SERVES: 8 PREPARATION: Spicy...
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Couple Serves Expired Food At Wedding Reception

There's an old saying at a wedding, Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue. But you'd never suspect the "old" portion of that rhyme would be referring to the reception food. Groom, Seigo and his bride, Romilde recently tied the knot and began the celebration at the couple'...
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Acne Myths Debunked

Nothing can change you mood faster than feeling that irritating bump on your skin as acne makes itself known. But there is a lot of mis-information on the causes and treatment of acne breakouts, so let's take a true/false quiz and see how much you know about acne. #1-greasy foods cause acne. FALSE-...
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RECIPE: Mocha Java Shortbread

A perfect shortbread with a hint of coffee and a lot of chocolate flavor without a lot of work. Imagine yourself sitting down with a cup of coffee or tea, a couple of shortbread cookies fresh from the oven, allowing your cares to go away! Prep time: 70 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Serves: 10...
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Three Foods You Should Apparently Cook on The Grill

Summer is here, but apparently, the experts say you should NOT put burgers on the grill. What?! Apparently, we have been grilling wrong this whole time, according to the experts that Bloomberg.com spoke to. They've compiled a list of foods that you should NOT be putting on the grill. Their list of...
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Dog's Half-Eaten Food Bowl Breaks the Hearts Of Millions

A dog's loyalty is indisputable and goes beyond the bond between dog and owner. Easton Dafur knows this too well. When he was in kindergarten, his family got him a yellow Labrador, who he named Stitch. When Easton was in third grade, Easton got another yellow lab, who he named Cookie, to keep...
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WATCH: Insane Footage from the 50th Annual Custard Pie Throwing Contest

Wow! This looks messy. The 50th Annual World Custard Pie Throwing Contest took place this weekend in Coxheath, England this weekend. Teams of four are required to use their left hands to throw the pies at their competitors. How much is a face shot worth? Apparently, that's worth 6 points! The...
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Recyclable Item Quiz

Recycling is becoming easier for everyone but not everyone knows what can be recycled and what shouldn't be placed in the bin and that could be a costly problem for the city of Ocala. The city can be fined people placing non-recyclable items into the recycle bin. The problem is many items people...
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