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  1. StillTasty.com - How long will your favorite food stay safe?

    by , 11-27-2009 at 09:17 AM ([email protected]'s Blog)
    StillTasty.com
    Your Ultimate Shelf Life Guide - Save Money, Eat Better, Help The Environment

    How long will your favorite food or beverage stay safe and tasty? What's the best way to store it?

    Get the answers for thousands of items.
  2. Buying Food in Bulk - How Long Will It Last?

    by , 10-31-2009 at 02:10 PM ([email protected]'s Blog)
    How Long Will Stored Food Items Last?

    Many smart shoppers like stocking up on food items in order to save money on their grocery bills, but before filling up the cupboards (and every other possible space) with bulk items, you may want to review the average shelf life of the most common foods we buy.

    Also, asking yourself a few questions before buying large portions of food will help insure that what you are purchasing will not go to waste.

    1) Will you ...
  3. The urge to purge

    by , 05-14-2009 at 10:52 PM (fixer's food for thought)
    I have had my eye on an old desk in the basement for quite some time. It occupied a corner that was ideal for the placement of a water storage drum I just purchased. The desk was thirty years old and had become a clutter magnet. I am not sure why, but when you start putting things down on something, the pile continually grows. It was not in the best of shape. I desperately wanted it gone. After all of that, I still had a hard time getting rid of it. It was not real wood so it had no salvage ...
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  4. Eight Less Commonly Mentioned Benefits of Home Ownership

    by , 01-30-2009 at 03:20 PM ([email protected]'s Blog)
    You’ve already heard that owning a home can be a great way to build wealth and financial security and that there’s this mysterious thing called “pride of ownership” that makes it enjoyable to mow your lawn even when it’s 100 degrees outside. But the seemingly small benefits of living in a house that’s all yours instead of renting a hole in a box that belongs to someone else can actually have a bigger impact on your quality of life than you might expect.

    Storage space: When you rent ...