Better Outdoor Living: Nature, But Not TOO Close!

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The Problems of Outdoor Living When I was a kid, I really didn’t care about things like bug bites, or staying in the shade. I just wanted to be outside and having adventures. As I’ve gotten older though, I find myself less enthusiastic about getting eaten alive by bugs, or sunburn. It’s not that I don’t want to be outside per se, it’s just that I don’t want the outside to get...I dunno, too personal with me.See, I like being outside in summer (even if it can get miserably hot). I like the f...

Natural Ways To Keep Your Home Cooler For Less!

It’s that time of year again. Temperatures rise and electricity bills rise with them as we all try to keep our homes cool and comfortable. But what if I were to tell you that it doesn’t have to be that way? That there are other ways of keeping your home cool that yes, do require some initial investment on your part, but will make all the difference when those A/C bills come in. Close Your Curtains! Closing your curtains or blinds may seem counterintuitive on a stiflingly hot day but the unfort...