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Clean Up Your Act!

As the saying goes, the only thing constant is change.  When it comes to laundry, we have been led to believe that cold water is the best way to go.   169 more words

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The Honeywell Lyric Thermostat

Honeywell ‘s LYRIC thermostat Comfort. Savings. Life. Perfectly in tune.

• Control from anywhere by smartphone or tablet

• Geofencing technology uses your smartphone’s location to optimize savings and comfort… 235 more words

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Americans in France - part 2

My hubby playfully patted my backside and we sat down in high-backed chairs with frayed leather seats at the worn oak table in our French apartment, ready to try my pressure-cooked roast beef. 268 more words


in hot water

so, the original steam heating system is being converted to a hot water system.

pros: easier to plumb in, or move radiators, as it is not reliant on gravity for return lines (thus no elaborate condensate return pipe set up required); can be multi-zoned (will set up as separate first and second floor circuits); system can be easily added to later, if needed; can use the same boiler, just de-tuned; can use the same radiators, just need some new hardware on them; no clanking of pipes or hissing at radiators. 81 more words



An aromatic and delicious vinaigrette that never fails.  I saw this recipe done by Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli.  His secret is to add some warm water to the ingredients in the vinaigrette to release all the flavours inside a jar. 131 more words


Bus Conversion: Rub a Dub Dub

Hooray! After 3 years on the road we finally have our shower.

When we left Green Bay, WI in our bus Oct 14, 2011 we had the… 246 more words