Memorial Day Weekend is almost here and its time to pull out the BBQ and have a party. We have done our homework and have sixty recipes to choose from to make your party fabulous! There is certainly something for everyone to enjoy from BBQ to Desserts and more.
Head on over to our Memorial Day Recipes Page on Pinterest and get your shopping list ready!
Honoring The Fallen – Memorial Day Facts
This is a holiday to honor those in the armed forces who died serving our country.
It originally was called Decoration Day to honor those who died in the Civil War.
Coming into the 20th century, all Americans who died while in the military service are now honored with Memorial Day holiday that takes place every last Monday of May.
On this day, many people visit cemeteries of armed forces family members and national cemeteries, and honor the soldiers by placing American flags at their graves.
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Have a great and safe weekend!
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Can’t stand the sound of a squeaky belt or pulley when your driving? Let ChrisFix shows you how to figure out is it the belt or the pulley. He also shows you good versus bad belts and has easy techniques to help you solve this problem.
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Cinco de Mayo is a national holiday in Mexico, celebrating the battle in Puebla de Los Angeles a small town in Mexico that is remembered for this battle on May 5, 1862. The Mexican Army battled the French Army over Mexico. Read more about this battle at Wickpedia and what impact it had on the United States during the Civil War and why we celebrate it in the USA today.
Cinco de Mayo is celebrated with parades, music, dancing and of course great food.
Check out our Pinterest Cinco de Mayo Recipes Board for delicious festive recipes.
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ChrisFix over at YouTube.com shows you how to Diagnose and Replace a Starter in your car or truck. He goes over common causes of why your vehicle may not start and how to make replacing a starter easier. He also has a special trick to get your car to possibly start and get you where you need to go to get you home or a shop to replace the starter.
ChrisFix has many video’s which are very helpful for a mechanic to someone just wanting to understand what is wrong with their vehicle and fix it themselves.
Thanks again Chris for another helpful video…
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May 14th we celebrate Mom for Mother’s Day. Here are some great sources you can go to for a DIY homemade, handmade gift made with love…
50 Mother’s Day Crafts That She’ll Treasure from CountryLiving.com
28 DIY Mother’s Day Gifts Mom Will Love from HGTV.com
50 FMake abulous Mother’s Day Gifts You Can Make For Under $20 from DIYnCrafts.com
19 Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts That Kids Can Make from ParentMap.com
Let her know how much she is loved and appreciated with a special poem as well, that you can include in a card or gift card with her gift.
HandmadeGiftsMadeEasy has put together a wonderful collection of short Mother’s Day poems you can use to personalize any card or gift card for Mom.
Happy Mother’s Day :}
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There is a scam out there using your voice against you. When you answer your phone the person on the other end says, Can you hear me? Then the reply that comes natural, if you can hear them is, Yes. This simple question and answer is another ploy to outsmart people to get what a scammer wants.
When you answered their question “Yes” they have recorded your voice for later use to get money from you for a purchase you did not make or agree to. The “Yes” they recorded on the phone will be verbal evidence and they demand payment for various things.
Click on the articles below to find out what these scams entail, how to avoid them and what to do if you think have been victimized.
Beware new “can you hear me” scam
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Your windshield takes on everything, bugs, mud, snow, grime from the road on the outside but did you know that the inside of your windshield has it own grime going on everyday?
Nighttime driving gives us the best look of how dirty our windshields are. We can clean the outside with the windshield wiper and spray cleaner for a temporary fix but the inside can be a bit more challenging. Ever get into your car and you find yourself wiping down the inside constantly just to see out? Not only is this a safety hazard but annoying.
ChrisFix over at YouTube.com explains why we have a build up on the inside of our windshields and how to super clean both the inside and out and the other windows of the vehicle.
Check out these two videos to make this happen for you..
How to Super Clean the INSIDE of Your Windshield (No Streaks)
How to Super Clean Your Windshield (Outside)
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