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Fun With Flying

Due to the return of our MCS, we haven’t flown since Sep 2012. At times we can get rather melancholy after a social media onslaught of friends’ vacation photos. But…

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Keep Chiggers In Check

So yesterday we were tromping around in tall, native Texas grasses and wildflowers with four men. We got on the topic of chiggers, like you do, and not one of…

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Don’t Damage Dad

Well, the preposterous men’s cologne TV ads are in heavy rotation this week. Do your dear dad a solid and skip the petrochemically-perfumed presents. “It’s not just colognes that are…

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Cities Take A Stand

Big thanks to the Cities of Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Evanston, Fayetteville, Houston, Milwaukee, New Orleans, Philadelphia, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, and St. Louis. From San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, “Deleting…

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Cities & States Step In

“‘We’re going to do everything America would have done if it had stayed committed,’ Michael Bloomberg, the former New York City mayor who is coordinating the effort, said in an…

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Forget Fabric Softeners

Via Healthy Child Healthy World, “There are more than 3,000 fragrance ingredients in common household products – and scarcely any way to know what they are. Your fabric softener may…

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Debbie’s Dresser Drawers

Debbie asked if we knew how to get laundry product stench out of dresser drawers. Here’s a list of things we’ve used for similar issues. Some work better than others,…

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Driver Dreams

Can you just imagine if your ride-share, bus, shuttle, train, or taxi pulled up with this posted? Vehicle PDF

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Cuomo Makes ‘Em Show Mo’

♩ ♬Chemicals disclosed there will be disclosed everywhere! Big thanks to you, New York, New Yooooooork! ♪ ♫ “Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a new initiative…

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For The Price Of Two Golfing Trips

The White House’s proposed budget cuts a $6 million endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) research program. Via SELF Magazine, “Some common EDCs are …phthalates (sometimes found in fragrances and personal care products)…Anytime…

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