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The Most Wanted Father's Day Gift Is A Phone Call

Father's Day is this Sunday (June 16th) and for the most part, Dad really just wants to hear from you! A new survey found the most widely desired Father’s Day Gift was indeed a phone call from you, with 47% of dads saying it was top of their list. However enjoying a big, juicy steak came in second...
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Not-So-Common Ways To Get Quality Sleep

8 Hours of sleep are mostly a dream for many. The traditional methods of reading, counting sheep and listening to rainfall simply don't work. So for you, perhaps some not-so-traditional methods will benefit you. Drink a glass of water before you go to bed and immediately when you wake up. Your...
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Planning For A Smaller Thanksgiving Crowd

The final stages of the Thanksgiving menu is in place and traditionally we view Thanksgiving as a big gathering of friends and family. But what if it’s just a couple people? Considering most recipes and food items are designed for half a dozen or more people, it can leave quite a leftover dilemma...
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Party Tips For Guests Who Don't Drink Alcohol

We're heading into the fall and winter party season and while many enjoy socializing with an alcoholic beverage, some people prefer not to imbibe. For the host of a party, it can be a stressful time as you don't wish to make any sober guest feel uncomfortable or left out. So create some mocktails...
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Experts Say Kids Should Have Flu Vaccine By The End Of October

If you've been planning on getting your child a flu shot, you have until he end of the month, says The American Academy of Pediatrics. They recommend that children 6 months and older receive their influenza vaccinations by the end of October so that its effectiveness is peaked during the worst of...
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Last Minute Father's Day Gifts That Don't Cost A Penny

Father's Day is Sunday and as we celebrate Dad, you realize that finding the right gift for dad is hard (which explains his growing collection gifted neck ties). Not to mention it is in two days, so rather than spend money on a gift he won't use, try these last minute ideas. As with Mom, a recent...
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Tips On Gift-Giving And Sticking To Your Budget

The National Retail Federation estimates we will spend around $600 on Christmas this year, with $460 budgeted for family, 76 for friends and $24 for co-workers with 43% of those surveyed saying travel expenses takes up most of that budget. Sticking to your budget shouldn't be stressful nor a big...
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KFC Scented Candle In Time For The Holidays

If you love candles and love KFC, then we presented the match made in heaven. The fast food chicken chain is making a limited release of fried chicken-scented candles for the ultimate KFC fan. However you cannot pop in to your KFC or Yankee Candle store and buy this stocking stuffer. It's a prize...
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