Why My Dad Loves His New Cue Vapor System

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Why My Dad Loves His New Cue Vapor System

When my now 80 year old dad quit smoking a couple years ago he switched to vaping. The whole family was thrilled because he’d been smoking since he was 16 years old and this was a huge change for him! The biggest change for my dad is that now my mom will let him vape in the house and the car and he doesn’t have to go outside or out to the garage anymore, plus his clothes and his breath no longer STINK!

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How to Use Freecycle.org to Give or Gain Goodies

Freecycle Basketball Hoop

The other day I pulled up at my parents house to pick up my kids from camp grandma and they were out front playing basketball using the recycle can as a hoop. They were having a grand old time but I was a little embarrassed that they didn’t have a real basketball goal to play with so I posted a “want” on Freecycle.org and within a couple hours I had two people offering me their used basketball hoops for free. I ended up grabbing both of them and have put one up at my house and another at mom and dad’s place.

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Fun and Frugal DIY Outdoor Lighting Ideas

Fun and Frugal Outdoor Lighting Ideas

We live in Northwest Florida and spend a lot of time outdoors pretty much year ’round, but I like to spruce things up in our outdoor living spaces each spring when the days are getting longer and the weather nicer. One of my favorite ways to liven up our patios and outdoor spaces is to light them up with fun and frugal lighting options.

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15 Ways to Keep the Kids Busy this Summer

15 Ways to Keep the Kids Busy this Summer

Summer is quickly approaching and it’s hard to believe. If you need ideas of how to keep your kids busy this summer, I want to share some ideas. It’s tough thinking of ways to keep the kids busy this summer, but it’s possible. Moms and dads get ready because “I’m bored” will be a phrase of the past. Check out these ways to keep the kids busy this summer.

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How to Grow Fruits & Veggies in Small Spaces

How to Grow Fruits & Veggies in Small Spaces

Have you ever wanted to grow fruits and veggies, but just don’t have the space? The good news is that it’s possible to grow fruits and veggies into small spaces. Not everyone has acres of land in which they can grow their fruits and veggies. Check out these tips for growing fruits and veggies in the small spaces you have in or around your home.

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15 Fabulous Graduation Gift Ideas

15 Fabulous Graduation Gift Ideas

Graduation season is such an exciting time of year for so many but it can be difficult to find the perfect gift for your favorite graduate, especially on a budget! Here’s a wonderful list of some thoughtful and even humorous graduation gifts:

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Do You Bamboo? 5 Reasons to Love Bamboo Sheets

Do You Bamboo? 5 Reasons to Love Bamboo Sheets

Do You Bamboo? 5 Reasons to Love Bamboo Sheets

Terms like “environmentally friendly” are used often these days. Many manufacturers throw these terms supposedly signifying eco-sensitivity onto their labels to try to catch the bandwagon of consumer consciousness. Sadly, sometimes these words are merely empty marketing, with no thought whatsoever for the environment going into product manufacturing. However, the growing use of bamboo in construction materials and textiles, including bed sheets, is a trend that can lay actual claim to being planet-sensitive. There are multiple reasons to strip your bed and put bamboo sheets on it right now. Read on for five reasons to love bamboo sheets.

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6 Ways to Save Money on Auto Maintenance

6 Ways to Save Money on Auto Maintenance

Saving money on auto maintenance can be hard. You want to take care of your vehicle, but you don’t want to spend a ton of money on auto maintenance. If you’re in the market to save money on auto maintenance, check out these tips.

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15 Beautiful Outdoor Decor Ideas

15 Fabulous Outdoor Decor Ideas

Spring has sprung and we’re spending lots more time outdoors! We’ve put up a new table umbrella with built-in lights and are decorating our patios and porch. Our old hummingbird feeder was getting kind of gunked up so we picked out a new one and have already seen a few hummingbirds scouting it out! What kind of things do you enjoy in your outdoor living areas? Check out the list below for some of our favorites:

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15 Fun and Creative DIY Outdoor Decor Crafts

15 Fun and Creative DIY Outdoor Decor Crafts

We’ve been having some gorgeous spring weather here and are spending more time outside than we have in awhile so we’re working on sprucing up our patio and outdoor living areas like with these inexpensive solar “light bulbs” (seriously a buck each at Family Dollar!) and now we’re excited to make some of these outdoor crafts like the solar fairy houses shown above. Check out the great list of DIY outdoor decor craft ideas and let us know which is your favorite!

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