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  • 25 DIY Water Activities for Kids

    You will love these water activities for kids. If the kids say they are bored, just break out one of these fun water activities. Who does loves a cheap, fun, and easy DIY project! Summer is here and it’s the perfect time for water activities for kids. Your kids are restless staying indoors, but it’s just too hot out to let them run and play. Here are water activities for kids to help keep them cool. A lot of these water activities for kids can be done with items you most likely already have at home. You’ll have a perfect way to keep your kids entertained at little to no cost at all. No need to spend money at a water park when you can make your own Water Slide, Kiddie Car Wash, Sponge Balls, Pool Learning Games, Dunk Tank and SO much more! Be sure to browse all of the amazing and simple water activities for kids below. They will have so much fun! Sponge Ball – This water sponge ball is great for parties, relay races, or even just a fun day outdoors. Swimming Pool Scrabble– This is … more

  • Keeping A Healthy Car Air Conditioning

    Summer is here and we should all consider our car's air conditioner with the tempers rising daily! It is important that it is in good condition for the heat, not only for your comfort but also for your health. Let's check out what a good car air conditioning looks like! Car Air Conditioning Service A regular car air conditioner service will help to ensure comfort for passenger, particularly on those hot summer days when you need it the most. Contrary to what some people believe, an auto air-conditioner system does not simply blow cold air into the car. The Air-con system is actually designed to remove the hot air from within the vehicle cabin and dispel it to atmosphere outside the car. In order to do so, the air conditioner system relies on a number of components to operate effectively, such as the evaporator, condenser and compressor. Like all mechanical parts, these items are regular system servicing helps to protect them from breakdown. Tips For Maintaining A Car Air … more

  • Super Easy Cinnamon Twists

    Who doesn't love cinnamon rolls? Cinnamon rolls are so delicious, and really not that hard to make – but they do take a long time. Sometimes three hours start to finish. So when a cinnamon roll craving hits, it’s pretty hard to satisfy it immediately. That’s why you should make these super easy cinnamon twists – they start with refrigerated breadsticks, so they’re crazy fast – you can have a batch ready in under half and hour. They’re crazy easy too! – A fun day with your younger and older kids! Here's how easy it is to make them: Ingredients: Cinnamon twists: 1 Can refrigerated breadstick dough (12 breadsticks) 3 tablespoons butter 2/3 cup sugar 1.5 tablespoons cinnamon Frosting: 2oz cream cheese 2/3 cup powered sugar 2 teaspoons milk 1/4 teaspoon vanilla Instructions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. 1 – mix cinnamon and sugar on a plate. melt butter in a bowl. 2 – unroll breadsticks and stretch slightly, dip in butter. 3 – roll in cinnamon and sugar. 4 – fold … more

  • Car Hacks For Mom

    WINNING CAR HACKS FOR MOMS If you are an on the go mom, then your car probably feels like your second home. Your probably constantly picking up, dropping off, taking here, and going there. Having trash laying around, creating messes, and clutter is a real problem for a busy mom. If your looking for hacks and tips to make you car space more family friendly and pleasing to you – the mom take a look at these winning car hacks and tips, we don’t think you will be disappointed! Keep car cup holders clean with silicon cupcake holders. This magnetic phone mount accessory for your smart is a lifesaver! Easily mount it to your air vent. A cereal container can easily transform into a car trash can. Try putting wax cubes in a mason jar with holes. The heat will melt the wax and release the scent. Turn a DVD case into a coloring case. Use a shower cady as a Fast Food container! Turn your trunk into a double decker with this fold away shelf idea. Use Crystal Light … more

  • -How to avoid a breakdown

    How to avoid a car breakdown? Your car battery failure can happen anytime. And it's always when we least expect. Below is a Car Battery Maintenance informational graphic chat that list the most common causes of a flat battery and advice on how to maintain your car battery! Print it out and store in your center console! more

  • Samoa Brownies

    These sweet and sticky brownies will sustain your guest and you for any occasion. Yummy goodness! TOTAL TIME: 1:00 LEVEL: EASY SERVES: 12 SERVINGS INGREDIENTS BROWNIES 11 tbsp. unsalted butter 1/2 c. cocoa powder 1 1/2 c. sugar 4 eggs 2 tsp. vanilla extract 3/4 c. all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp. salt CARAMEL-COCONUT LAYER 1/2 bag soft caramels, unwrapped 1 c. sweetened flaked coconut CHOCOLATE DRIZZLE 1/2 c. semisweet chocolate chips 2 tbsp. butter DIRECTIONS Make the Brownies: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F, and grease the bottom and sides of a 9-inch square baking pan with butter or cooking spray. Melt the butter over low heat in a medium saucepan. As soon as it's melted, remove from heat and let cool for 3-4 minutes. Stir in the cocoa powder and sugar until combined. Gradually mix in the eggs and vanilla extract, until the batter is glossy. Combine the flour and salt, then slowly add them to the brownie batter, stirring just enough to combine. Pour the brownie … more

  • Tricks and Tips

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    1. Wash your car with hair conditioner. Most hair conditioners contain lanolin, a type of wax, which will make your car shine. 2. Wipe down the interior of your car with a coffee filter. Coffee filters are made of a lint-free paper that is perfect for dusting! 3. Get rid of dead bugs on the front of your car with cooking spray. Apply cooking spray to a car grille and bumper, then use a clean cloth to rub the dead bugs away. 4. Clean wiper blades with rubbing alcohol to prevent smears on your windshield. Use a cotton ball or cloth soaked in rubbing alcohol to wipe your car’s blades. 5. Use baking soda toothpaste to rub away the grime on headlights. Squeeze out a blob of toothpaste onto a rag and rub the paste all over headlights. The abrasive texture of the baking soda will help buff away grime. Rinse headlights with water. Repeat as necessary. 6. Dust your A/C vents with a foam craft brush. 7. Or, blast the dust out of vents and carpeted corners with a can of … more

  • Fruity Frozen Yogurt Snacks

    A fresh new way to enjoy for sure! These creamy bites come in all the colors of the rainbow. All you need are yogurt, fruit and a freezer. Easy Breezy! **Prep 10 MINUTES Total 3 HR 10 MINUTES Servings 10** Ingredients Containers (5.3 oz each) Yoplait® Greek 100 yogurt, 1 of each flavor: strawberry, coconut, key lime, lemon and blueberry Tablespoons each: raspberries, diced mangos, diced pineapple, diced kiwi, blueberries Steps Place 10 silicon cups on a small baking sheet. Spoon half of each yogurt carton into 10 silicone cupcake wrappers. Sprinkle fresh fruit on the top of each cup of yogurt to match colors - raspberries on the strawberry yogurt, pineapple on the lemon yogurt, mango on the coconut yogurt, kiwi on the lime yogurt, and blueberries on the blueberry yogurt. Transfer baking sheet with cups to freezer. Freeze yogurt for 3 hours, or until firm. Remove the silicon cups when ready to serve. Enjoy! more

  • 8 Thrifty Traveling Tips for Cheap!

    Vacation season is here and a lot of families that want to take a trip have to start saving for it months in advance to be able to cover the cost for transportation, hotels, food, and related travel expenses. But everyone needs a vacation every once and a while to break away from daily stress and everyday life! When money is tight it is very important for people to figure out the best way to travel without over paying. So try some of these tips for thrifty traveling and you can enjoy a relaxing vacation! 1. Research, research, and more research! One of the most necessary parts of cheap thrifty traveling is researching until you can research no more! Although it is a lot of work, there is definitely a huge pay off. Most of the good deals on transportation, hotels, and events are buried in obscure websites just waiting to be found by the dedicated researcher! For any vacation that you are serious about doing as cheaply as possible, you will need to start your research pretty early … more

  • How Long Do Breaks Last?

    Statistics show one of the most common question asked by car customers is, “How long should my brakes last?” The answer is… “It depends.” Most brake pads on the front of the car should last between 20,000 and 40,000 miles. We have known plenty of customers that have them last up to 70,000 miles. 30,000 is probably an average across all makes and models. A number of factors can affect how long a set of brake pads can last- Are you hauling a lot of weight in your car? Do you do a lot of stop and go driving? Are you driving a lot of hills? Do you “ride” your brakes? What type of material composition are the brake pads- organic, ceramic, semi-metallic? All of these factors can make a difference in how long a set of brakes will last. Recommendations is that you get an inspection on your brakes every year. The easiest time to do so is when you are having your tires rotated. Annual inspections of the brakes will allow you to address any issues before major damage can occur. … more