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It is estimated that a single sneeze can contain up to 40,000 droplets, some traveling at over 100 miles per hour, covering a distance of twelve feet or more. Think of that the next time you’re in an elevator and someone who is obviously sick sneezes. When such an event occurs, you wait and you worry and you wonder—am…
Mary Alice Nickel from Minnesota, asked: Is there a way to create a safe home-made toilet bowl cleaner? No Scrub Toilet Cleaner: This is soooo simple! Flush the toilet to wet the entire bowl. Sprinkle 1 Cup Borax all around inside the bowl, and then pour a 1/2–1 Cup of vinegar all around. Let it sit undisturbed overnight and voila, clean! Now, if…
Prudent Living Helps Historic Downtown Newport Insurance Agency Go Solar Prudent Living recently installed a solar power system for McCrillis and Eldredge Insurance, Inc. The Historic Downtown Newport, New Hampshire independent insurance agency, now affiliated with Lake Sunapee Bank, has provided quality protection in New Hampshire and Vermont since 1890 and is located in a building…
Springtime finds us enjoying much more time outdoors; however that also means bug bites, scrapes, cuts, and probably a few bruises, too! In this article, I’d like to show you how to make your own all natural Bug Repellant and Calendula Salve— you’ll be back outside enjoying the season in no time! If you’re like me, you love the outdoors, but bugs, especially lots of bugs,…
As spring rolls around, we start to think of being outside, enjoying the wonderful weather. Now is also the time to think about establishing your vegetable garden – it’s a wonderful way to save money, get exercise, and help your family to eat healthy. And taking care of a garden is a never-ending and rewarding learning experience. The most…
Question: Will I have power when the grid goes down? Answer: Not unless you have battery backup. For safety reasons, when the power goes out, the PV system automatically stops sending power out on to the grid so linemen do not have to worry about electric shock while they are trying to make repairs. Question: What is the…
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We believe very strongly that everyone needs a little break to crack a joke and laugh once in a while. Who wants to read a stuffy old blog that only has text and a fancy picture now and then, right? Well we don't. Nor do we want to write one! That's why we came up with the idea of doing at least 1 light hearted thing every week.