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Best Pool Safety Practices

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With the summer heat rising, many will be looking for a pool as an escape. Pools are a great way to cool down while having fun. Just remember to keep safety in mind and follow these pool safety practices when hosting a pool party or retreating to a friend or family member’s pool. Keeping the … More

3 Good Boating Practices

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Boating requires a lot of attention and preparation to ensure a safe experience. Knowing all the rules, regulations and standard principles is important, and there are some specific practices you should know to ensure the best possible time out on the boat. Follow these practices each time you go out on the water. 1. Pay … More

Ice Cream Throughout History

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A bowl of ice cream is a delightful treat when it’s hot outside. The treat can be traced back to the fourth century. Roman emperor Nero would have his servants get ice from the mountains, and when he had the ice, he would add fruit to the top. King Tang of Shang of China is … More

Look at all That Water: 3 Exciting Water Activities

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Going to the beach is one of the most enjoyable summertime activities. This summer, don’t just lay around and tan, get active with these three exciting water activities. Parasailing Parasailing is not for those that fear heights. You will be strapped into a harness that is attached to a long rope and a parasail, which looks … More

The History of Kissing

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When did kissing begin? Why did it start? Who started it? Has it always been this way? These are just some questions that many people don’t know the answer to. With International Kissing Day coming up, we wanted to share the history of kissing with you. Texts from India dating back to 1500 B.C. discuss … More

Lawn Care Tips for Your Home

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Whether you started your lawn from seed or had rolls of sod placed, your lawn will need to be maintained in order to keep it looking lush and green this season. There are a few things you should be doing routinely other than just mowing it. Below are some tips collected from Better Homes and … More

Summer Solstice in Different Cultures

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The summer solstice signifies the arrival of summer. It also has the longest day and shortest night of the year. The word solstice is Latin. “Sol” is the Latin word for Sun and “stice” is derived from the Latin word sistere, which means to stand still. Celebrations take place all over the world. Celebrating The … More

Safety Tips for Construction Areas

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Business owners know that at some point in their careers there will be construction. When construction is your business, it is in your best interest to protect your workers and any other people who may visit a construction site. Keeping everyone safe during construction can prevent accidents and liability lawsuits that could end up costing … More

Summer Fun for Senior Citizens

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Children are not the only ones who may get bored during the summer months. The summer can also be a boring time for seniors. Fortunately, there are many activities that seniors can do to stay busy during the summer. Exercise Although exercise may seem like a chore, it can be a lot of fun. It … More

6 Little-known Facts About Memorial Day

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On Memorial Day, we honor the men and women who’ve died in service for our country. The day is founded on many customs and facts, some of which may surprise you. 1. Stars and Stripes Our flag is revered as a symbol of sacrifice, achievements and noble deeds. Do you know the flag code for … More

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