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6 Food Storage Pitfalls You Might Be Falling Into (+ Tips to Avoid Them)

by Lucy Stevenson | Mormon Life

For decades, we have been counseled to be prepared by having food storage for our families. But even with s...

SPONSORED: When to call a plumber and when to do it yourself

by Action Plumbing | Around the House

With this easy to remember system, you'll know if you need a plumber or if you can make a DIY job out of it...


Prepare Teens for Real-Life Disasters Using Young Adult Fiction

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

With the success of teen survival novels turned movies like the Hunger Games , your teens might enjoy readi...


SPONSORED: How to fix your leaky faucet

by Action Plumbing | Around the House

A leaky faucet is frustrating and wastes water quickly, adding to your utility bill. Faucet problems should...


SPONSORED: How to rid yourself of hard water stains

by Action Plumbing | Around the House

Have you noticed a deposit on your dishes? Scum in the sink and tub? When was the last time you cleaned you...

SPONSORED: How to Save Money on Your Electric Bill

by Action Plumbing | Around the House

Everyone knows how to turn off lights that aren’t being used and how to use compact fluorescent bulbs inste...


Easy Housecleaning 5 Minutes at a Time

by Josi Kilpack | Around the House Tips

Not only does a clean home bring peace and satisfaction to our family, but less time spent cleaning means m...


What to Scrap and What to Scrapbook: 5 Ways to Organize the Clutter and Keep the Memories

by Elizabeth Hollingshaus | Activities Around the House

Growing up in a family of seven, I led the pack in bringing home A’s on tests and art masterpieces from sch...