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Five good reasons to use wood burning stoves.

Five good reasons to use wood burning stoves.

If you are considering buying a wood burning stove but are not sure if wood burning stoves are the solution for you, think again. Following is information about the benefits of using a wood burning stove that should help you make your decision. The five key reasons to buywood burning stoves are: Save money. Better […]

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Our amazing grilled seasoned salmon dinner from the Fraser River.

Filed in Cooking, Fishing, Health, Hints, Household, Marriage, Meals, Recipes, Tips by on 2014/08/18 1 Comment
Our amazing grilled seasoned salmon dinner from the Fraser River.

Tonight, I had the most amazing dinner I’ve had for a very long time: grilled seasoned salmon caught in the mighty Fraser River last night by Mark; and garden fresh peas, green beans and store-bought carrots. Unluckily for me (or maybe I should say luckily, after this meal), I wrenched my back quite badly moving […]

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Five great free wedding planning apps for easy and worry free planning.

Five great free wedding planning apps for easy and worry free planning.

Planning a wedding is a daunting task, even for the most organized people because there is a whole host of things to plan, to sort and to think about. The following five wedding planning apps make planning, managing, budgeting for, and finally, enjoying your wedding. Even if you have two years to plan, it can […]

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Is it better to buy a hybrid laptop or an all-in-one computer?

Is it better to buy a hybrid laptop or an all-in-one computer?

Recently, I did a very bad, frustrating thing and spilled a glass of wine on my nearly new Dell laptop computer. We tried the rice trick (immersing it with the keyboard upside down in rice), and just leaving it out in the air to dry, to see if it would recover. As a last resort, […]

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What to do before calling a certified plumber.

What to do before calling a certified plumber.

Keeping a well-run home may involve averting large plumbing fiascos from time to time. Many of us are hesitant to touch the pipes much less our sewer system at home in those instances where they break down, but we have to get dirty sometimes, right? Our plumbing systems have advanced incredibly, but the fundamentals remain […]

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Driving tips for teenagers.

Driving tips for teenagers.

As careful as teenagers are when they first get their driver’s license, biology is against them as their brain is still developing in many key areas such as regulatory competence, forming judgments, and decision making. It’s important for teens and their parents to remember this so that they can be more alert while driving. The […]

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Getting an elder care assessment for a loved one.

Getting an elder care assessment for a loved one.

Getting an elder care assessment for an elderly relative. As our relatives get older and their health deteriorates, in whatever way that may be, it is important to be on the ball about their mental and physical state of wellbeing. Whether you’re living close by or far away, a care assessment is a sensible option […]

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Human or animal – we all need our sleep.

Filed in Consumer, Family, Health, Mom Stuff, stress by on 2014/08/10 0 Comments
Human or animal – we all need our sleep.

Human or animal, we all have one very important thing in common – we need our sleep. Why do we do it? Why do we need it? Why do some people fall into a deep slumber within seconds and yet others of us spend hours waiting for the eyelids to droop? The science of sleep […]

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Christine Blythe
Empty Nest Genealogy
Chilliwack , British Columbia , V2P 5B9 Canada
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