How to Deal with Unexpected Guests

The holidays are almost here and that means that you’ll have both expected and possibly unexpected guests. Don’t let surprise visitors throw you for a loop! Check out How to Deal with Unexpected Guests to learn how to cope.

Easy tips on how to deal with those unexpected guests!

20 Cool & Effective Kitchen Hacks

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Anything that makes life easier and/or saves money is good, right? I scour the internet looking for ways to do both. Some I’ve tried and some I haven’t. I don’t own a waffle iron so I couldn’t try out the hacks using one but these all seem to fit the bill for cool & effective kitchen hacks!

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Alternative Ways to Stay Cool

Being fat has taught me two things; I can’t sink, which I learned in Virginia Beach and I cannot tolerate heat. Of course hot flashes don’t help matters but just the regular summer heat is overwhelming for me. Until this year I’d work in my garden and play with the dogs for an hour or so then retreat to the comfort of my 70° home. But this year our central air isn’t working. Neither is the furnace but, frankly, that doesn’t concern me. It’s spring and the forecast for the rest of the week is temperatures in the mid-80’s. I will not fare well in this.

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