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How to clean a ceiling fan in 60 seconds

After washing windows, cleaning ceiling fans is my most hated chore. I usually end up with dust all over me and only slightly cleaner fan blades.<p>Until recently, that is.<p>To clean your ceiling fan and remain dust-free, try creating a DIY cleaning tool using items you already own. All it takes is a …

Cleaning

Shady Pergola & Canopy DIY Projects Specially For You

Fabric Stylish Pergola Shade Cloth<p>Image and DIY Project at Anything Pretty<p>DIY Shade Cloth For Pergola<p>Image and DIY Project at Koiphen<p>Shady Pergola & …

Landscaping

How to Balance a Ceiling Fan

credit: kirill4mula/iStock/GettyImages<p>Clean and Inspect the Blades<p>credit: powershot/iStock/GettyImages<p>Clean the blades on ceiling fans to keep them …

DIY

12 Healthy Lunches Anyone on a Budget Can Make

Your wallet can thank us later.<p>A high grocery bill is one of the biggest concerns when it comes to eating healthy. You can shop the sales and make …

Healthy Eating

Queso

Warm, creamy queso that's blended with homemade salsa. Serve with tortilla chips and an ice-cold beer.<p>Servings: 4<p>Ingredients<p><b>for the salmorejo salsa:</b>1 lb plum tomatoes<p>1 white onion<p>3 garlic cloves<p>1/2 cup fresh lime juice<p>1/4 cup fresh cilantro, finely minced<p>1 tablespoon serrano pepper, de-seeded and …

Recipes

Pork Loin Recipes

The mighty pork loin is not only a protein powerhouse, it also makes a beautiful centerpiece dish when entertaining.<p>1 of 18<p>Power to the Pork …

Cooking

Tap Into Baby Boomers' Buying Power With These 5 Easy Website Tricks

The most important thing to keep in mind when marketing to people over 50 years of age is readability.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Businesses invest a lot in generating leads, but not enough in retaining them. Did you know that for every $92 spent getting …

Marketing

Jonathan Waxman's Definitive Guide to Roast Chicken

You’re already familiar with Waxman’s famous roast chicken, so we gathered up all his best tips for this timeless recipe.<p>What’s the magic to Jonathan …

Cooking

How to fertilize your garden organically

In gardening, whether you’re talking about pest control or fertilization, “organic” generally means natural. The word “organic” refers to “organic matter,” the linchpin of organic gardening and, traditionally at least, all good gardening. “Organic matter” is material derived from what is or was …

Gardening

Saturday Morning Workshop: How To Build A Lockable Storage Cabinet

Learn how to utilize the beauties of pegboard and adjustable shelving with this inexpensive, lockable storage cabinet.<p>Hooks and tension clips in the …

Woodworking

8 Ways to Spend Your Money More Wisely

Overall spending is up; smart spending is down<p>Thanks to countless e-commerce sites, apps, and services, it has never been easier to part with your cash. But while overall spending is up, you could make an argument that smart spending is down. Consumer debt is at historically high levels, and …

Personal Finance

New Ramones Film I Slept with Joey Ramone in the Works

A new film about the Ramones is in the works. It’s titled <i>I Slept With Joey Ramone</i> and is based on the memoir by the same name, which was written by Joey Ramone’s brother Mickey Leigh. Nick Cassavetes (<i>Face/Off</i>, <i>Alpha Dog</i>) is set to helm the project. “Nick is digging deep with Mickey Leigh,” producer …

Indie Music

Easy Arpeggios Every Guitarist Should Know

0<p>SHARES<p>Darrell Braun, one of our favorite-ish YouTube bloggers, usually compares different makes and models of guitars in his videos. Once in a while …

Guitar

Kevin O'Leary: 'Never' rely on a joint bank account — even if you're married

Even when you're in love, you need to prioritize your own financial future.<p>That's according to a star of ABC's "Shark Tank" and personal finance …

Personal Finance

The Secret All Waiters Know That You Should Use Today

Never underestimate the power of acknowledgment.<p>As a business leader, at some point you'll be called upon to share your journey of growth and lessons learned from early challenges, responsibilities, and jobs. I've been on the receiving end of these questions a few times - usually something along …

Customer Service

11 Secrets Of Irresistible People

Some people, regardless of what they lack—money, looks, or social connections—always radiate with energy and confidence. Even the most skeptical individuals find themselves enamored with these charming personalities.<p>These people are the life of every party. They’re the ones you turn to for help, …

Self-help

Firefighters Are Warning to Never Leave Bottled Water in Your Car

Oddly enough, it could be a serious fire hazard.<p>A battery technician with the Idaho Power Company was on lunch break when he noticed smoke coming from beneath the center console of his truck. The culprit, he was surprised to learn, was a bottle of water. "I looked over and noticed light was being …

Santa Fe

How to Disagree with Someone More Powerful than You

Your boss proposes a new initiative you think won’t work. Your senior colleague outlines a project timeline you think is unrealistic. What do you say when you disagree with someone who has more power than you do? How do you decide whether it’s worth speaking up? And if you do, what exactly should …

Leadership

Why Promoting From Within Works

It happens often, especially in today’s business world. Growing companies are struggling to hire the right people for the right positions. It’s more than the tedious process of advertising the post and screening candidates, the many stages of interviewing and the resource-intensive onboarding …

Leadership

Trump bizarrely claims House Republicans 'applauded and laughed loudly' when they actually booed him mocking one of their colleagues

WASHINGTON — During a closed-door meeting with House Republicans and President Donald Trump Tuesday night in the US Capitol building, the president veered off topic from the heated immigration discussions to insult South Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a frequent White House critic.<p>According to a …

Donald Trump

10 Tips for Writing Emails That Will Get You Tangible Results

If you follow this 10-step process, you'll avoid the email mistakes that other marketers are making.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from</i> <i>Susan Gunelius</i><i>’ book</i> Ultimate Guide to Email Marketing for Business. <i>Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes …

Marketing

This Is The Best Cheesecake Recipe Ever

The Three Cities of Spain Cheesecake is the best cheesecake recipe, period. It was the first cheesecake I ever baked, straight out of my mom's fresh …

Dessert

Work Remotely? This Little-Known Tax Provision Could Save You Thousands

The IRS will give you up to $16,000 to explore the world. Here's how.<p>In the digital age, it is no longer unique to work remotely. Many jobs can be done from home with little more than a computer, a VPN, and a stable internet connection. This can be an excellent option for both employers who can …

Retirement

7 Tiny Home Companies to Consider on the West Coast

These design-forward home builders on the West Coast are crafting tiny dwellings that are big on style and sustainability.<p>Transportable, affordable, and quite adorable, it's no wonder the tiny-home movement is taking America by storm. Not only do these smaller structures let you to leave a smaller …

Southern California

Chicken Salad with Apricots, Celery, and Blue Cheese

This chicken salad is a dance between sweet, creamy, and acidic flavors and tender, crunchy, and juicy ingredients. Make it in early summer when …

Blue Cheese

3 Simple Dog Treats You Can Make at Home

Standing in the pet food aisle of your local grocery store, staring down the endless array of treats, chews, and snacks for your dog can get …

Dessert

Olive Oil: A Buyer's Guide

If it smells like crayons, don't get it<p>Olive oil is an absolute pantry essential, but a lot of people aren't buying the good stuff. Much of the time, …

Recipes

Cooking steak indoors? Embrace the reverse sear

Cooking steak outside? That’s easy. Get the grill as hot as possible, toss the meat on and cook until done. But attempt that same stunt indoors, and …

BBQ

Seared Scallops with Fresh Linguine and Romano Cheese

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook pasta according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Drain pasta in a colander over a bowl, reserving 2 tablespoons …

Recipes

Protecting against cognitive decline

While there's currently no treatment that can prevent or cure dementia, researchers have identified some factors that may help protect you from …

Dementia