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Natural Snacks Make Nutritious Meals

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Three square meals a day are a thing of the past. Busy schedules, diverse dietary preferences and the flow of modern life necessitate more flexible and convenient meals. Luckily, snacking is in the midst of a revolution. Traditional snacks like chips and pretzels have given way to bigger, better and healthier options that deliver both...

Pointers for Packing the Perfect Summer Picnic

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - There are a few things that signify summer is in full swing: the sound of an ice cream truck driving down the street, catching lightning bugs on a warm night and outdoor picnics with your favorite fare. Between meal prep and setting up shop, packing the perfect picnic basket may seem like a chore, but it can be a walk in the park with...

Minimizing the Mess: How to Keep a Clean Home With Kids

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - No doubt about it, Americans like their "stuff." We like to accumulate and surround ourselves with material things. The late George Carlin summed it up when he quipped, "A house is just a place to keep your stuff while you go out and get more stuff." The problem is that stuff creates a mess, and most people also like to be neat and...

Know Your Pipe Type And Catch Leaks Early

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - The saying "They don't make things like they used to," may apply to the plumbing in many homes built in the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. During those decades, polybutylene was considered the great future of plumbing for the home. Pipes made from polybutylene (PB) cost half as much as traditional copper pipes, and they were lightweight and...

Smart Ways to Save on Home Insurance

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - The high cost of home insurance can seem like one more financial hurdle to homeowners, but a solid home insurance policy doesn't have to break the bank. Several factors can impact how much you pay for home insurance, including the age and size of your home, and whether you live in an area prone to natural disasters, such as fires,...