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Make your own DIY Spring cleaners – WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Spring is officially here and it’s time to get cleaning! WPRI.com reporter and mom blogger Courtney Caligiuri shares some DIY cleaners that use ingredients we already have in the house. Homemade Glass Cleaner – 16 oz bottle. (recipe adapted from CrunchBetty.com) 2 tbsp rubbing alcohol 2 tbsp white vinegar 1 1/2 tsp cornstarch 1 c. warm water All-Purpose Cleaner – 16 oz bottle. 2 tbsp castile soap Fill the rest…

Posted: Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Roseburg chef works his magic at local Saturday Market – KPIC News

Posted: Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Soap making fun, organic – Simcoe Reformer

PORT DOVER –  Making your own soap doesn’t need to be an overly complex or expensive process. Just ask Kerry Turcotte.   The Hamilton resident hosted a soap making course at the Port Dover Harbour Museum Saturday for a handful of area residents. Turcotte’s first objective is to remove any preconceived notions that attendees have going in. “I do a lot of demos at libraries and things like…

Posted: Monday, March 28, 2016

Field Notes: Accidental Suffolk small-farm lifestyle got her goat – Virginian-Pilot

Carrie Anne Richardson didn’t set out to farm. Life just sort of happened that way. Attracted to the small-town feel and open air of rural Suffolk, she and husband Scott bought their White Marsh Road property three years ago. Just a few miles from the downtown area, the land was convenient to the couples’ full-time jobs – Carrie Anne does office work for a local construction company,…

Posted: Sunday, March 27, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – Worcester Telegram

Posted Mar. 27, 2016 at 6:00 AM

Posted: Sunday, March 27, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – Fredericksburg.com

Posted: Sunday, March 27, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – Sioux City Journal

Posted: Saturday, March 26, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – nwitimes.com

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Posted: Saturday, March 26, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – Post-Bulletin

Posted: Saturday, March 26, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – Poughkeepsie Journal

Loews Miami Beach has launched a campaign of short how-to videos called “Loews Knows” to share tips from the hotel’s expert staff on decorating, cleaning and more.(Photo: Loews Hotels via AP) You know that feeling you get when you walk into a hotel room and you just want to fall on that big white bedspread with the fluffy pillows? Here are some tips from three hotel brands — Renaissance, Baccarat…

Posted: Saturday, March 26, 2016

Expert tips for a spotless home – The Boston Globe

Shutterstock Open the windows! Flip those mattresses! Shred your old tax returns! Spring into action and clean. If you feel unusually tempted to scrub this year, you’re not alone. Celebrity neatnik Marie Kondo sparked a frenzy with her best-selling book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” which can teach even everyday slobs how to fold sweaters like origami and divest themselves of many of their earthly possessions in the interest…

Posted: Friday, March 25, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – The Coloradoan

This March 8, 2016 photo shows an abstract work of art comprised entirely of red buttons hanging in a lobby area of the Renaissance Hotel in Manhattan. The hotel’s design concept uses artwork and other touches to surprise and delight guests, with many of the items themed on the Garment District where the hotel is located. The hotel is the flagship property for Marriott’s Renaissance brand and it opens in…

Posted: Friday, March 25, 2016

Yucaipa’s Red Door Vintage – where old meets new – Yucaipa/Calimesa News Mirror

There’s a good vibe and wonderful fragrance at Red Door Vintage, which owner Alison Stewart opened in 2013. “It’s what I always wanted to do,” said Stewart. “I’ve always dreamed of having my own shop with soaps, handmade items and vintage (items). It’s taken this long to get it like I wanted it.” The little 1600 sq. ft. shop on Yucaipa Boulevard boasts more than vintage clothing, accessories and housewares….

Posted: Friday, March 25, 2016

Air India One crew to switch to khadi – The Hindu

In his first overseas trip this year, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi will board the special Air India One flight, he will be greeted by its crew members wearing khadi fabric. While women cabin crew will wear khadi silk saree, their men counterpart will wear jodhpuri suit, also known as bandhgala suit, and trousers. Air India has agreed to go for a makeover of its Air India One cabin crew…

Posted: Friday, March 25, 2016

Bellingham’s Soap Queen dishes on her new book ‘Pure Soapmaking’ – The Bellingham Herald

In a warehouse on Humboldt Street — amid the buzz of conversation, footsteps going up and down stairs, and a gong going off at one point — the Soap Queen looks into the cameras and shows people how to make a Spinning Taiwan Swirl bar. The soap has bright spirals of blue, green and orange that the audience watching live on Periscope can see. The soapmaking segment also will be…

Posted: Friday, March 25, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – The Northwest Florida Daily News

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Posted: Thursday, March 24, 2016

We care: Gift packages show community’s support for military spouses – ColaDaily.com

ColaDaily.com is your source for free news and information in Columbia and the Midlands. Military spouses in the Columbia area entered the gym at Polo Road Park on Wednesday not knowing what to expect. Most left smiling after being shown kindness by total strangers during the area’s first Support Military Spouses care package delivery party. About 500 care packages were assembled for delivery to military families in Columbia and Sumter….

Posted: Thursday, March 24, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – St. George Daily Spectrum

This undated photo provided by Baccarat Hotel & Residences New York shows the grand salon at the Baccarat Hotel & Residences in New York. The Baccarat brand is famous for its crystal but illumination is one of the principle design concepts at the hotel.(Photo: Eric Laignel, AP) NEW YORK – You know that feeling you get when you walk into a hotel room and you just want to fall on that…

Posted: Thursday, March 24, 2016

Hotels offer home design tips, without reservations – Press Herald

Here are some tips from three hotel brands – Renaissance, Baccarat and Loews – on how to create that same serene and inviting atmosphere at home. SURPRISE AND DELIGHT Marriott opens the Renaissance NY Midtown hotel this spring in Manhattan. Its design concept involves creating moments of “surprise and delight” in public spaces like the lobby and dining areas, as well as in guest rooms. For example, open a closet door and…

Posted: Wednesday, March 23, 2016

What hotels can teach us about home design – Detroit Free Press

This undated image provided by Loews Hotels shows a guest room at Loews Miami Beach Hotel in Miami Beach, Fla. Loews launched a campaign of short how-to videos called “Loews Knows” to share tips from the hotel’s expert staff on decorating, cleaning, entertaining and more.(Photo: AP) NEW YORK — You know that feeling you get when you walk into a hotel room and you just want to fall on that…

Posted: Tuesday, March 22, 2016