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Weekly Tips for September 12, 2011

Posted on 12. Sep, 2011 in Uncategorized

Another long weekend thanks to the Yuma worker who sent most of southern California into a blackout for 12 hours last week. This sent moms wondering last week, do you have an Emergency Kit ready and accessible? What would you do if there was an earthquake, blackout, tornado, tsunami? A kit should have a number of items, click here for details(more…)

Weekly Tips for September 27, 2010

Posted on 26. Sep, 2010 in Uncategorized

In today’s Sunday paper by the Union Tribune, they had a great insert on “ARE YOU READY?” for the next 72 hours if you are in a disaster.  It had great and very useful and insightful information.  It looked like the perfect way to roll up all our tips (green, health and food) into one informative article.  However, the UT has not made it available on-line.  So back to the life of “bing” and “Google” and found these great sites.  So here are your weekly tips of green, health and food, all rolled into one.

ARE YOU PREPARED? (more…)

Need Gift Ideas for Dad?

Posted on 17. Jun, 2010 in Uncategorized

Oops, no time to go shopping for Dad?

How about a Beer or Pizza of the Month Club?

Or a personalized Magazine Cover?

Or a Circuit Board Business Card Holder for the tech geek in your life?

Or an App for his iPhone or Droid (or other cool smart phone).

Follow the World Cup? Try this Droid App. or this iPhone App.

Get up-to-the-minute sports scores with ScoreMobile.

When you’re at the game, try this pocket AirHorn for the iPhone.

Gas Chubby for iPhone keeps mileage and service info to keep your car at its best.

Living in California?  Need the Quake Alert for Droid lately. It shows you recent earthquakes, their magnitude and their distance from you.

None of these your guy’s cup of tea? Here’s a ton more free iPhone apps and Droid apps.

Or, check out BeingFrugal’s list of ten great gifts for Dad under $20.