Winter Walking Tips

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We all know that Arlington winters can coat our sidewalks with everything from sleet and ice to snow and churned slush by cars and plows. But pedestrians need to get where they’re going regardless of the conditions. So whether you’re walking for exercise or to reach your destination, here are a few winter walking tips […]

Improve Your Usual Lunch Sandwich with These 4 Recipes

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Your usual turkey and cheddar has been your go-to lunch sandwich for years, and your kids love their daily PB and J. Everyone loves a great sandwich, but it can be easy to get stuck in a bit of a sandwich rut. These fun recipes feature fresh, unique ingredients to help you make some creative […]

Tic Tac Valentines

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If you are looking for a easy, cute, (almost) free idea of a gift for Valentine's Day here is one from Somewhat Simple. Here is what you need: – a bunch of Tic Tacs – a colored printer – a pair of scissors – a glue stick And the FREE printable labels from Somewhat Simple. […]

All Purpose 100% Natural Cleaners

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Save a bundle on cleaning your home with these cheap and environmentally friendly alternative solutions. Here are some baking soda and vinegar cleaning tips: How to clean a stainless steel kitchen sink? Simply wet the sink, sprinkle baking soda over the surface and scrub, then rinse. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush and the same paste on […]

Three Awesome Craft Ideas for Washi Tape

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Washi tape is beloved by craft enthusiasts because it’s easy to use, comes in a number of adorable patterns, and is completely temporary. If you want to incorporate washi tape into your crafting, here are three fun DIY projects to get you started. Washi Tape Shelf Edging [Aunt Peaches] This is possibly the simplest craft […]

Three Cookware Essentials for Every Kitchen

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Whether you're a trained chef or your cooking experience is limited to burning a piece of toast, these are the cookware essentials to have in your kitchen arsenal. 1) 10-inch skillet This particular piece will likely become your go-to piece of cookware. When shopping for the skillet, look for medium- or heavy-weight pans, and opt […]

Learn to Cook with Turnips from These Online Guides

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Turnips peak in October and continue to grow throughout the fall and winter, making them a delicious but often forgotten choice for warm, hearty cold weather meal planning. These online guides will teach you how to choose the perfect turnips, give you tips for preparing them, and provide you with enough recipes to last through […]

Health Benefits of Low-Sodium Diets

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If you want to take control of your health and your weight, one of the most important things to consider is your sodium intake. Sodium can cause you to pack on pounds and put you at risk for cardiovascular disease or hypertension, as well as a number of other health risks. These simple facts will […]

Easy Ways Be More Productive at Work

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Even the most model of employees is susceptible to the 3 p.m. slump. But that doesn't necessarily mean productivity has to suffer. Check out these three tips for improving your workflow at the office. 1) Let your body dictate the day. It's likely that your energy levels take a nosedive at certain times during the […]

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