NATIONAL SLOW COOKING MONTH – January

National Slow Cooking Month in January encourages us to make delicious meals and maximize our time by using our slow cookers. Also known by the brand name, Crock Pot, slow cookers come in a variety of sizes and styles. Nearly every family in the United States owns at least one slow cooker. If they don’t, …
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COMPUTER SECURITY DAY

Computer Security Day on November 30th reminds us to protect our computers. Every day, computers become faster and more advanced. Protecting the resources, tools, and information on them protects the people who use them, too.  Since the first home computer, how we use them has changed. Today, we use computers to stay connected. We bank …
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Turkey

I have a short cut I’ve used for years. I worked in retail for almost 20 years. Due to health issues I can ignore Black Friday. While having to get up for work at 1am…no that’s not a typo. Get up at 1am be at my store by 3am. While I do not miss those …
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NATIONAL LUCKY PENNY DAY – May 23

On May 23rd, National Lucky Penny Day hopes you’ll have good luck all day long. See a penny, pick it up. All day long you’ll have good luck. Featured in Grease When you are out and about, look on the ground for pennies.  It just might be your lucky day! Years ago a penny was …
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Get $75. Give $75.

We’ll both get $75 when you open a Chime bank account and set up direct deposit! https://chime.com/r/jenniferlangholff

Pie Day Deals 2021

National Pie Day – 2021 Marie Callender’s: As you might expect from Marie Callender’s, they offer a wide variety of ways to celebrate National Pie Day. Consider first, the choices: layered pies, pot pies, pub pies or sweet treat pies. And for deals, we’ve got two for you: Enjoy one appetizer, two entrées and two slices of …
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No Fail Fresca Sangria

This simple recipe is not only a super hit, it’s so easy to make. Tip: Freeze your grapes and use instead of ice. Your drinks will be cold without being watered down. Ingredients 6 cans Fresca original2 bottles wine (red like a merlot or white like pinot grigio)Fresh fruit 2 peaches, strawberries and grapes.  (See …
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November 9, Chaos Never Dies

Feel like your life sometimes spirals into a chaotic mess? Then Chaos Never Dies Day on November 9 is the holiday for you. This made-up holiday encourages people to realize that chaos is part of life and that it will never die. So instead of getting hassled by it, just take a deep breath and …
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Common Sense Day

Are you familiar with the saying “common sense is not that common”? Celebrate this rarely used quality on November 4, Common Sense Day. My favorite saying is Common sense is a flower that does not grow in everyone’s garden. As you watch the news, surf the internet, or simply read the latest Google headlines, I’m …
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Fun Holiday – Old Farmers Day

October 12 is Old Farmers Day, a day devoted to old farmers and their farming techniques. Agriculture and farming today is largely mechanized and very scientific, but these developments would not have been possible without the wisdom and hard work of old farmers. This day gives them thanks. Listen to them and to their stories, …
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