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Homes for sale in Waukesha and in Waukesha County in Southeastern Wisconsin - 04/29/11 03:31 PM
Homes For Sale in Waukesha and in Waukesha County, Wisconsin Whether you are looking for homes for sale in Waukesha, homes for sale in Waukesha County, even if you are looking for lake homes for sale in Waukesha County, you need to have a clear cut direction and enjoy the time you have at hand when you start, continue, and when you reach the completion of purchasing a home in Waukesha County. Homes for sale in Waukesha are well varied out. Close to farms, in the city, in subdivisions, high rises, old neighborhoods, new neighborhoods; Waukesha County and Waukesha. Waukesha County has many neighborhoods, (2 comments)
Beaver Lake: 315 acres; upscale residences; quiet lake. Private Chenequa Golf club. Carry-in boat access only off Hwy 83. Excellent clarity. Crooked Lake: 58 acres, private, canoe and kayak access by Bark River. Upscale but few residences. Very clear water. Fowler Lake: 78 acres; City lake, yet quiet and scenic. Two-mile walking/biking bath around the lake. Public boat ramp and city park. Annual Art Festival in August. Upper Genesee Lake: 37 acres; non-motorized quiet lake. Great fishing. Carry on access only. Middle Genesee Lake: 93 acres; Largest of the Genesee Lakes, peaceful with an "up north" feeling. (2 comments)
PUCKER UP -- It's KISS YOUR MATE day today! That's right PUCKER UP! - 04/28/11 10:10 PM
PUCKER UP -- It's KISS YOUR MATE day today! That's right PUCKER UP! The origin of 'Kiss Your Mate Day', has not been known but an association has been found out. In Rome, 28th April is celebrated as the celebration of Fordicida – the budding flowers of Spring. Did you know KISSING has HEALTH BENEFITS? * Kiss elates your brain and brushes away all your stress and tension. * A single kiss burns two to three calories a minute. * A kiss works out 30 muscles of your face and thus keeps your face muscles tight. * Kissing a girl (4 comments)
Discover Nagawicka Lake in Waukesha County Lake Country - 04/28/11 09:30 PM
If you were to ask me what my favorite lake is in Waukesha County I would tell you, without giving it a second thought, it’s NAGAWICKA LAKE. Nagawicka Lake lies within the boundaries of the City of Delafield and the Village of Nashotah in Waukesha County. Nagawicka Lake is located close to a major express way (I94)and other major roads (Hwy 16, HWY 83, HWY 67) so it is not difficult to travel to Lake Nagawicka.
Nagawicka means "there is sand”, the reason this name was chosen can still be seen in the excellent swimming areas on Nagawicka Lake today. There are (0 comments)
Time to start thinking SUMMER LAKE HOMES in Waukesha County Wisconsin - 04/28/11 11:37 AM
Waukesha County Lake Homes Soon its time for water skiing, outdoor barbecues,, boating, and enjoying everything that Waukesha County Lake Homes offer. The water is beautiful, the docks are going in, and you could be enjoying everything that makes the Lake Homes of Waukesha County absolutely magical. If you would, I would love to show you some of these lakes, some Waukesha County Lake homes, and what makes each town and city that is blessed with a lake so nice.
The reason it's a great idea to start buying a lake now and finding one that you enjoy is multi (0 comments)
In the Oconomowoc Wisconsin Real Estate market 21 homes sold; 8 were list and sold by the same company, and 13 were sold by co-brokes. In the Oconomowoc,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 92 new listings. In the Oconomowoc Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 18 pending listings. In the Oconomowoc,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 2 withdrawn listings. In the Oconomowoc,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were (0 comments)
Hey Lisa Bear, Can you explain again why is Wisconsin called America's Dairyland? - 04/26/11 07:38 PM
Hey Lisa Bear, Can you explain again why is Wisconsin called America's Dairyland? Few know that the impact the dairy business in Wisconsin has on the state's economy is more than twice that of the citrus industry's impact on Florida's economy and nearly nine times the economic impact as Idaho's potato industry?Dairying in Wisconsin is the industry that's made Wisconsin famous. It is the one industry that defines us in the eyes of our fellow Americans and in the minds of people from around the world. Wisconsin has been an international leader in dairy and cheese technology for more than 150 years. (2 comments)
Waukesha County LAKE HOMES & Lake Country Lake HOMES - 04/26/11 04:35 PM
Waukesha County Lake Homes Hard to believe it is April 26th and the lake buyers are out. They are looking at all the lakes coming alive. The yards taking shape, the docks and piers are in as well as theboats. This is the time to be looking for that prefect lake home can can be yours. The trees will be in bloom, the grass and plants will be coming up, the ice is gone and the lakes are just cheering; Waukesha County LAKE HOMES, and the lake homes for sale are just beautiful. I would love to show you a sample of the lake proprty (2 comments)
Discover Fowler Lake in the City of Oconomowoc - Waukesha County Lake Country - 04/25/11 09:43 PM
Discover Fowler Lake in the City of Oconomowoc - Waukesha County Lake Country Fowler Lake is a city lake in Oconomowoc that borders the downtown area of the City of Oconomowoc. Fowler Lake is the smaller of two lakes in the city of Oconomowoc (the other is Lac La Belle). Fowler Lake has a blend of lake homes, condominiums, parks and churches on its shoreline. On any given evening you will see Oconomowoc residents enjoying a two mile stroll or bike ride on the sidewalk that encircles the lake. Fowler Lake is 78 square miles and the max depth is 50 (1 comments)
So--- you wanna live on a boat? Now this is really called LAKE LIVING - 04/24/11 10:40 AM
Expansion Idea of the Day – Floating Apartments NO LAND, NO WORRIES The Idea : The Floating Studio Flat is a one-bedroom apartment intended to be set afloat on inland waterways. Though still in the design stage, the Floating Studio Flat will include a bedroom, kichen, wet room, and even an upper sun/drinks deck. It’s like a houseboat with the floorplan of a real home, as well as all the amenities of a real home. The Floating Studio Flat will have options such as a wind turbine and integrated solar panels. You, the flat owner, can complete the design process (3 comments)
Here are the longest words in any English dictionary. Ever hear of any of these -- I am pretty sure you all know at least one of them!
45) PNEUMONOULTRAMICROSCOPICSILICOVOLCANOCONIOSIS (also spelled PNEUMONOULTRAMICROSCOPICSILICOVOLCANOKONIOSIS) = a lung disease caused by breathing in particles of siliceous volcanic dust. This is the longest word in any English dictionary.
(37) HEPATICOCHOLANGIOCHOLECYSTENTEROSTOMIES = a surgical creation of a connection between the gall bladder and a hepatic duct and between the intestine and the gall bladder. This is the longest word in Gould's Medical Dictionary. (34) SUPERCALIFRAGILISTICEXPIALIDOCIOUS (7 comments)
Discover Oconomowoc Lake in the Village of Oconomowoc Lake- Waukesha County Lake Country - 04/20/11 11:01 PM
Oconomowoc Lake drew the attention of 'Old Money' families in the late 1800's and early 1900's. They flocked to this beautiful lake for the crystal clear water, sandy shorelines, and pristine woodland atmosphere. They built grand homes on large parcels along the shoreline. Many of the homes still stand today, inviting a new generation of exclusive owners. With excellent fishing, ample space for other water activities, beautiful scenery, and breathtaking homes this lake countinues to be a highly coveted body of water. Oconomowoc Lake homes trend towards the grand and exclusive with estates available over three million dollars and some Oconomowoc (2 comments)
Waukesha County & Lake Country Lake listings by Lisa Bear - 04/20/11 07:10 PM
Waukesha County Lake homes are absolutely beautiful and there is a good chance we may know you have been looking for. If you are interested in buying one of the Waukesha County Lake homes that you may find searching the MLS below we would be honored to show you what makes these lakes so wonderful. Waukesha County Lake properties for sale require a knowledge of each lake, and what each Waukesha County Lake property for sale offers in frontage, lake usage, and what each lake offers in addition to what type of frontage is on the property.
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Discover Crooked Lake - Waukesha County Lake Country - 04/19/11 11:45 PM
Crooked Lake is a Lake in The Village of Summit, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Crooked Lake is a lake located just 2.6 miles from Delafield, in the state of Wisconsin, United States, near Oconomowoc, WI. Crooked Lake is 58 acres Depth is 16 Crooked Lake is a quiet lake, with only 5 families calling this lake "home". "It's a once in a lifetime opportunity when a property does become available". There is public access via (canoe, kayak the most popular) a small windy passage of the the Bark River making this lake almost private. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including (3 comments)
In the New Berlin Wisconsin Real Estate market 24 homes sold; 2 were list and sold by the same company, and 22 were sold by co-brokes. In the New Berlin Wisconsin real estate market there were 92 new listings. In the New Berlin Wisconsin real estate market there were 23 pending listings. In the New Berlin Wisconsin (0 comments)
In the Mukwonago Wisconsin Real Estate market 7 homes sold; 1 were list and sold by the same company, and 6 were sold by co-brokes. In the Mukwonago Wisconsin real estate market there were 41 new listings. In the Mukwonago Wisconsin real estate market there were 11 pending listings. In the Mukwonago Wisconsin real estate market there were 1 withdrawn listings. In the Mukwonago Wisconsin real estate market there were 0 canceled (0 comments)
What Do Homeowners Say About Homeownership? In Southeastern Wisconsin, Lake Country and Waukesha County Lisa Bear's the one to ask! - 04/19/11 12:18 PM
There is no shortage of experts that want to let us know how Americans feel about owning a home after the collapse of the residential market in the last five years. They MUST be devastated. They MUST feel trapped like prisoners in their own homes. They MUST be sorry they ever bought the house. These assumptions seem logical at times and can occasionally be supported by anecdotal evidence. However, we want to go to the only people who truly understand how homeowners feel - the homeowners themselves. There have been three major surveys done this year that can shed light on (1 comments)
It is Fish Fry time in Lake Country Real estate; Have a great Good Friday - 04/18/11 09:46 PM
On Fridays it's customary in Lake Country Real estate for people to go out for a fish fry. This is done at local restaurants,bowling alleys, bars, and many other places. Traditionally, a fish fry consists of a few pieces of fish, some french fries or potato pancakes, some coleslaw, and a piece of bread ( Beer is often an added sideline that can be added very liberally as needed). There are many different twists on fish fries these days; baked, friend, American, European I tend to really enjoy the Serbian fish fry which has fish in onions, peppers, and tomatoes, and (5 comments)
In the Pewaukee Wisconsin Real Estate market 14 homes sold; 3 were list and sold by the same company, and 11 were sold by co-brokes. In the Pewaukee,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 78 new listings. In the Pewaukee,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 13 pending listings. In the Pewaukee,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 1 withdrawn listings. In the Pewaukee,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 0 canceled listings. In the Pewaukee,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 34 expired listings. In the Pewaukee,Wisconsin Real Estate market there (2 comments)
Real Estate in Waukesha County - Lisa Bear Ways to get YOUR offer accepted - 04/18/11 10:22 AM
I have heard so many people say that the market is still a buyer's market. It is not, there are numerous cases of multiple offers being placed on those Homes for sale in Waukesha County. So, how do you get your offer accepted? Here are the Top 5 Ways that I would recommend: 1) Have your Waukesha County Realtor - LISA BEAR - RE/MAX, REAL ESTATE with RESULTS research the activity so that you know what is a fair and reasonable price for the home. Be sure to consider those things that might make the home you are considering worth more (1 comments)
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero PART 7 of 8 - 04/18/11 12:34 AM
Vinegar is the unsung hero of "COOKING" Enjoying a salad with a tangy vinaigrette dressing is one of the most popular ways to use vinegar in the kitchen. But that’s just the beginning! Regular and flavored vinegars are versatile recipe ingredients that add flavor and distinction, and can also contribute to good health! To make basic vinaigrette salad dressing use 1 part white distilled vinegar to 4 parts oil. Make creamy vinaigrette by adding some plain or whipped cream to a mixture of 1 part white distilled vinegar to 3 parts oil. Tenderize meat with white distilled vinegar. Use it (7 comments)
Have real estate needs in Oconomowoc anywhere in southeastern Wisconsin? - 04/17/11 05:31 PM
LISA BEAR - RE/MAX, REAL ESTATE with RESULTS can service your real estate needs in Oconomowoc and all of southeastern Wisconsin! ********************************************************************* Nestled in the heart of Wisconsin's Lake Country...Oconomowoc is a community that shines year round. Natural beauty and hard work have resulted in unique communities of safe streets, excellent schools, quality health care, progressive governments, a prosperous economy and an overall high quality of life. Oconomowoc’s location is idyllic for both rural and metropolitan interests and further, offers the best amenities of both. Just 35 miles west of Milwaukee, 5 miles east of Madison, and 120 miles north of Chicago, (2 comments)
Lake Country RealEstate: Hartland Wisconsin real estate market activity for the last 30 days - 04/17/11 05:19 PM
When you are looking for homes for sale in Hartland Wisconsin, buying a home in Hartland Wisconsin or need Waukesha County Real Estate you can always search everything with our MLS search button below. The following information is for the period of 3/15/2011 to 4/15/2011 and is for the entire MLS content for this period. In the Hartland real estate market 4 sold in the last 30 days: 0 were listed and sold by the same company, and 4 were sold by a co-broke In the Hartland real estate market there were 24 new listings. In the Hartland Real Estate market there were (1 comments)
Real estate inheritance tax tips - 04/17/11 05:16 PM
Accomplish goal without adding children to title DEAR BENNY: I am a retired widow who owns two homes. I have two children. Is it possible for each one to be a co-owner with me: one child on one house and the other on the second property? How would I go about doing this? Would that save anything on taxes, etc., for my two adult children? Would it cost me anything other than the filing fee for the property ownership papers of each of the homes? My estate isn't huge, but the inheritance taxes would take up quite a bit of money. (5 comments)
Discover Eagle Springs Lake - Waukesha County Lake Country - 04/17/11 05:12 PM
Eagle Springs Lake is a nice sized lake at 311acres in the Town of Eagle. There are some very nice upscale homes along with many older cabins. Fisherman will find pike, rock bass, largemouth, panfish, bullhead, crappies, carp, and limited perch.
EAGLE SPRINGS REAL ESTATE - http://public.mlswis.com/cgi-bin/mainmenu.cgi?cmd=url+other/run_public_link.html&public_link_tech_id=u76jyp8dn32&id=1&cid=1
Waukesha County's LAKE COUNTRY - A place to gather & talk about living on the lake, wanting to live on the lake, and desire adventures at the lake. If you are thinking about buying waterfront property in the Lake Country of Waukesha County in Wisconsin call LISA BEAR (1 comments)
Happy Birthday McDonalds! What's your McDonalds favorite? french fries for me! - 04/15/11 11:03 PM
Happy Birthday McDONALDS - April 15th What's your McDonalds favorite? french fries for me! 262-893-5555 Office/Cell (888) 872-0526 Direct Fax Proudly Serving Southcentral and Southeastern Wisconsin with Referrals from my Clients Look for properties across Wisconsin on MLS at http://www.lisabear.com Check out my Blogs! http://realestateinwisconsinlisabear.blogspot.com http://movingtooconomowocwisconsin.blogspot.com/ http://activerain.com/blogs/lisabear01 http://lakecountrylife.wordpress.com (10 comments)
Discover Crystal Lake - Waukesha County Lake Country - 04/15/11 11:21 AM
Crystal Lake is a private 17 acre lake located in the City of Oconomowoc Waukesha County. It has a maximum depth of 30 FEET. Crystal Lake provides the Northern views for Lakeview Estates home development. CRYSTAL LAKE REAL ESTATE - http://public.mlswis.com/cgi-bin/mainmenu.cgi?cmd=url+other/run_public_link.html&public_link_tech_id=u76jxyw39hy&id=1&cid=1 Waukesha County's LAKE COUNTRY - A place to gather & talk about living on the lake, wanting to live on the lake, and desire adventures at the lake. If you are thinking about buying waterfront property in the Lake Country of Waukesha County in Wisconsin call LISA BEAR - REAL ESTATE IN WAUKESHA COUNTY! Call me (0 comments)
Are you in the DOG house? - 04/14/11 03:43 PM
Does your listing smell like D-O-G? If so, it may be the reason it hasn’t sold. I recently stopped into an Open House to check out a home that’s been on the market for nearly a year. It has gone through numerous price reductions and at least 2 Realtors that I’m aware of. When I walked in the door, I was assaulted by an overpowering “sting” of chemical cover-up which, in my case, means an instant headache, watery eyes and a frantic urge to get out as fast as possible. Not to mention the intense annoyance of having to breathe toxic (5 comments)
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero PART 6 of 8 - 04/14/11 03:39 PM
Vinegar is the unsung hero of "PETS" Humans aren't the only ones that can enjoy the many uses for white distilled vinegar-even our four-legged friends can benefit. Give your dog a gleaming coat by spraying or rubbing with a solution of 1 cup white distilled vinegar to 1 quart water. As a bonus, you save the cost of an expensive shine product used on show animals. (Works even on a horse!) Keep a dog from scratching its ears by wiping them out regularly with a soft cloth dipped in undiluted white distilled vinegar. Remove skunk odors by wiping down the (0 comments)
How To Turn Your Blog into A Real Estate Hub! - 04/14/11 03:31 PM
This is great information! A great real estate blog can act as the center of your business- it’s heart and core - so very true. Via RealSupport Real Estate Virtual Assistant (RealSupport Inc.): Hub: [huhb] noun- a center around which other things revolve or from which they radiate; a focus of activity, authority, commerce, etc... —Synonyms: core, pivot, heartDoes this describe your blog? It should! A great real estate blog can act as the center of your business- it’s heart and core- if you let it! Now, many of you may be thinking, “wait a minute... I thought my website was the most (1 comments)
In the Oconomowoc Wisconsin Real Estate market 24 homes sold; 10 were list and sold by the same company, and 14 were sold by co-brokes. In the Oconomowoc,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 87 new listings. In the Oconomowoc Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 20 pending listings. In the Oconomowoc,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 0 withdrawn listings. In the Oconomowoc,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 0 canceled listings. In the Oconomowoc,Wisconsin Real Estate market there were 79 expired listings. In the Oconomowoc,Wisconsin (2 comments)
Discover Beaver Lake - Waukesha County Lake Country - 04/14/11 09:58 AM
Beaver Lake is one of the more private and prestigious lakes in the Waukesha County Lake Country area. Beaver Lake is surrounded by the North Lake, Town of Merton and Chenequa communities. Beaver Lake has a public access off of Hwy. 83, but it is a carry-in access so the only visitors are canoers and kayakers. The water is very clear and the lake has a beautiful teal hue. Most of the homes on this lake are large stately lake homes but there are a number of newer construction properties as well. Good fishing for Northern Pike, Bluegill, Smallmouth Bass, Crappie (2 comments)
Waukesha County Lake Homes; Lake Country Real Estate - 04/13/11 11:33 PM
Living in the Lake Country of Waukesha County is wonderful. The temps are warming, people are walking and flowers are growing! Ask me about moving to Waukesha County... I will help you find the home you want! Via Tom Braatz,Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent,Waukesha Cty WI Real Estate (Re/Max Realty Center 262-377-1459): As Lars and I drove around today in Lake Country Real estate we saw everyone putting their docks in and enjoying the wonderful temperatures in the mid 70's. It wont be long when everything greens up and the smell of barbecues are in the air. The only thing that could (1 comments)
Waukesha County Real Estate and LIsa Bear will help sell this house with Tom Braatz Via Tom Braatz,Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent,Waukesha Cty WI Real Estate (Re/Max Realty Center 262-377-1459): Have a productive day and I will see you at closing! tom braatz Oconomowoc Wisconsin Real Estate,or any Waukesha County Real Estate or LakeCountry Real Estate Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call directly at 262-377-1459 What's my home worth? Market Analysis Want that perfect home? Dream (4 comments)
Waukesha County Real estate market for the last 30 days - 04/13/11 09:57 PM
The following is the real estate market activity for the last thirty days in Waukesha County Real estate. Waukesha County Real Estate is great. The following MLS information is for 3/10/2011 to 4/10/2011 In the Waukesha County Real Estate market 252 homes sold; 54 were list and sold by the same company, and 198 were sold by co-brokes. In the Waukesha County Real Estate market there were 980 new listings. In the Waukesha County Real Estate market there were 221 pending listings. In the Waukesha County Real Estate market there were 13 withdrawn listings. In the Waukesha County Real estate market there (0 comments)
Via Tom Braatz,Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent,Waukesha Cty WI Real Estate (Re/Max Realty Center 262-377-1459): Have a productive day and I will see you at closing! tom braatz Oconomowoc Wisconsin Real Estate,or any Waukesha County Real Estate or LakeCountry Real Estate Email me at email@example.com or call directly at 262-377-1459 What's my home worth? Market Analysis Want that perfect home? Dream Home Finder (1 comments)
Live on the Lake in Waukesha County and LOVE LIFE! Via Tom Braatz,Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent,Waukesha Cty WI Real Estate (Re/Max Realty Center 262-377-1459): Have a productive day and I will see you at closing! tom braatz Oconomowoc Wisconsin Real Estate,or any Waukesha County Real Estate or LakeCountry Real Estate Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call directly at 262-377-1459 What's my home worth? Market Analysis Want that perfect home? Dream Home Finder The MLS,on-line info,& more: (0 comments)
Discover Ashippun Lake - Waukesha County Lake Country - 04/13/11 10:39 AM
Ashippun Lake, located in the Town of Oconomowoc in Waukesha County is a hidden treasure known for it's crystal clear waters and sandy frontage. Ashippun Lake is a deep (40 feet) 84-acres lake. Ashippun Lake is a small spring-fed natural lake having two basins and an outlet to the Ashippun River. There are no permanent inlets. A deep water wetland lies on the west end of the lake, adjacent to its outlet. The lake has clear water over a sand, gravel, and marl bottom Fishing on Ashippun Lake is very popular. If you toss in a line or are looking for (2 comments)
Discover Waukesha County - Lake Country and the Beauty of WATER - 04/13/11 09:35 AM
The many lakes in Waukesha County gives you the chance to get away from it all. Once known as the Saratoga of the west, Waukesha County was a popular resort destination. The area still retains this idyllic feel as it looks out over the pristine lakes of Wisconsin, some of which are: Pewaukee Lake, Upper and Lower Nemahbin, Lake Nagawicka, Beaver Lake, Pine Lake, Upper and Lower Nashotah Lake, Oconomowoc Lake, Lac la Belle, Silver Lake, Okauchee Lake, North Lake, and Moose Lake. Waukesha County's LAKE COUNTRY contains all or portions of 33 major lakes with a combined surface area of (1 comments)
Fact or Myth... do you know the difference? - 04/12/11 02:24 PM
Top 5 Myths For Buying A Home Sometimes when buying a home, expectations may be high. If you are looking to purchase a home, remember it's still a business transaction. Here are our Top 5 Myths For Home Buyers 1. The listing information is always correct ~ Wrong. When it comes to listings, don't always take the information on the house as being on-target. Some times listing agents don't bother to check out facts they receive from the sellers and the wrong data is posted. Always verify! 2. We will find the PERFECT house ~ Not always. Buyers may try to focus on something (4 comments)
The magic of Wisconsin’s lakes - The LAKE COUNTRY - 04/12/11 12:38 PM
There are many reasons people fall in love with Wisconsin lakes. Spectacular sunrises and sunsets, good fishing, a tour of the water in a favorite boat, a beautiful backdrop to enjoy scenery and explore nature, a place to reflect or just get away from it all. With more than 15,000 Wisconsin lakes, there are many types and sizes of lakes all with their own unique character and natural assets. Ranking the Lakes in Wisconsin The clearest lakes aren’t necessarily the healthiest. An extremely clear lake may lack the plant life needed to support a robust fishery. Ecologically balanced lakes are (1 comments)
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero PART 5 of 8 - 04/12/11 11:13 AM
Vinegar is the unsung hero of "AUTOMOTIVE" Because white distilled vinegar has so many wonderful uses as a cleaning agent, it’s no surprise that it is also perfect to use on some of your bigger cleaning projects—namely automobiles. The next time you’re washing your car, shift into high gear and really make it shine with a little vinegar. Keep car windows frost-free overnight in winter by coating them with a solution of 3 parts white distilled vinegar to 1 part water. Polish car chrome with full-strength white distilled vinegar on a soft cloth. Remove unwanted decals and bumper stickers by (1 comments)
How many of you enjoyed GOLFERS DAY today? - 04/10/11 11:59 PM
For avid golfers, any day is a Golfer's day but officially it happens to fall on April 10. With Wisconsin's summer like conditions today --- I sure did! Both on the course, with some good friends! (best day ever too with a couple of chip in from over 80 which surprised the heck out of me) and at the 19th watching one of the best MASTERS yet! Mark your calendars for my summer golf outing Saturday, August 13th at http://www.golfthestar.com/ Details to follow. (0 comments)
Things looking a little "shady" to you? - 04/08/11 04:09 PM
The Use Of Shades As Home Decoration Vertical blinds can add style to any room. Depending on the look you’d like to create, you have a multitude of choices as far as style, color and texture. These blinds provide a simple, low maintenance, affordable way to add interest to windows and doors in your home. Each provides a different look and feel for a room. It’s important to know what kind of mood you’re looking to capture before you make a selection.
The advent of technology and choices has afforded buyers with more choices than ever before. Blinds are no (1 comments)
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero PART 5 of 8 - 04/08/11 11:11 AM
Vinegar is the unsung hero of "AUTOMOTIVE" Because white distilled vinegar has so many wonderful uses as a cleaning agent, it’s no surprise that it is also perfect to use on some of your bigger cleaning projects—namely automobiles. The next time you’re washing your car, shift into high gear and really make it shine with a little vinegar. Keep car windows frost-free overnight in winter by coating them with a solution of 3 parts white distilled vinegar to 1 part water. Polish car chrome with full-strength white distilled vinegar on a soft cloth. Remove unwanted decals and bumper stickers by (5 comments)
DO iT! I said DO IT!!! - 04/06/11 11:31 PM
Since we here in the states have to make every little holiday or day of importance an occasion to drink, what better excuse to down some delicious beer than to celebrate National Beer Day on April 7th
In 1933 during the prohibition era, the Cullen-Harrison Act was signed into law by President Franklin Roosevelt on March 23rd. That law was enacted on April 7th allowing the brewing and sale of beer in the United States again as long as it was < 3.2% (4% ABV). It's said that people waited in line overnight on April 6th outside Milwaukee breweries (5 comments)
Don't do it! I said DON'T Do it! - 04/06/11 11:29 PM
April 7, 2011 is National No Housework Day Are you always looking for an excuse to put off housework and cleaning for just one more day? Well look no further, today's holiday absolutely insists that you put down the sponge and cleaning supplies and just relax! A 2008 study conducted at the University of Michigan found that the average American woman scrubs her house at least 17 hours a week! After a long day at school or work, housework is the last thing anyone wants to come home to do. Doctors and health experts say that it is essential for (5 comments)
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero PART 4 of 8 - 04/06/11 12:13 PM
Vinegar is the unsung hero of "GARDEN" White distilled vinegar provides many safe and natural ways to protect and enhance your garden and gardening tools. Not only will you feel good about keeping children and pets (and you!) away from pesticides and other chemicals, you’ll feel great about the low cost of vinegar compared to those other products. Kill weeds and grass growing in unwanted places by pouring full-strength white distilled vinegar on them. This works especially well in crevices and cracks of walkways and driveways. Give acid-loving plants like azaleas, rhododendrons, hydrangeas and gardenias a little help by watering (5 comments)
Insider Secrets - 04/05/11 01:26 PM
Insider Secrets To An Optimal Credit Score Yesterday we explained the Basics of CREDIT scoring. As a continuation, today we will address how you should prepare to apply for credit (like a home mortgage) understand that it is significantly better to have your best possible credit profile BEFORE applying. Working to improve your score during the mortgage process can be done, but there are two problems. One, time to clear up items can become an obstacle when compared the time you are anticipating a closing. And two, lower scores upfront can give an underwriter an additional reason to be uncomfortable with a (1 comments)
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero PART 3 of 8 - 04/05/11 11:14 AM
Vinegar is the unsung hero of "HEALTH" White distilled vinegar is something good for you on the inside and the outside. The next time you’re not feeling well, consider taking a break from expensive over-the-counter products and try a home remedy that is made with vinegar. Stave off high blood sugar and other Alzheimer's risk factors with a daily dose of vinegar. According to researchers, there is evidence that vinegar sinks risk factors that may lead to memory decline and dementia -- namely, high blood sugar, insulin resistance, diabetes and prediabetes, and weight gain. While vinegar does not confront (4 comments)
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero PART 2 of 8 - 04/04/11 11:22 AM
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero Vinegar is the unsung hero of "LAUNDRY" Looking for brighter whites or bolder colors? The answer just might be white distilled vinegar. It’s a safe and inexpensive way to boost the power of your detergent and add a little more muscle to your stain remover. With vinegar in the mix, your clothes have never looked better. Prevent lint from clinging to clothes by adding 1/2 cup white distilled vinegar to the wash cycle. To remove soap residue that makes black clothes look dull use white distilled vinegar in your final rinse. Get (4 comments)
You are 100% responsible for your life and your results. - 04/02/11 10:29 PM
5 Mental Attitudes of Winners Success in life, starts by first developing and maintaining an expectant attitude of success. Simply put, all top performers expect that they are going to succeed, and because of this they consistently take the actions that lead them to achieve their goals and become successful. It is their mental attitudes that allow them to meet obstacles, set backs and temporary failures with a new resolve to keep trying, or to try something different, until they succeed. That’s what puts them in the top 20% producers. The other 80%, on the other hand, expect things to be difficult, have (7 comments)
Scared of what the HOME INSPECTION may find? - 04/02/11 10:24 PM
Have an offer on your home -- and scared of what the HOME INSPECTION may find? Top 12 Easy Fixes Before Home Inspection Congratulations, you finally have a contract on your house! You have successfully jumped one hurdle, but another big one is headed your way – the home inspection. Some sellers look around and don’t see anything really wrong with their house, so they are quite surprised when they get a huge list of requested repairs as a result of the inspection. You and I see our houses every day, but an inspector comes in with a fresh set (4 comments)
A household tip for you... Vinegar the unsung hero (Part 1 in a series of 8) - 04/02/11 09:49 PM
A household tip for you...Vinegar the unsung hero Vinegar is the unsung hero of " CLEANING" White distilled vinegar is a popular household cleanser, effective for killing most mold, bacteria, and germs, due to its level of acidity. Cleaning with white distilled vinegar is a smart way to avoid using harsh chemicals. You’ll also be glad to know that it is environmentally friendly and very economical. To shine chrome sink fixtures that have a lime buildup, use a paste made of 2 tablespoons salt and 1 teaspoon white distilled vinegar. Make your own scouring cleanser by combining 1/4 cup baking soda (5 comments)
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