“Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to bethankful has fallen asleep in life.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson Traditionally, Thanksgiving is a time for family members and friends to travel from near and far to share a feast with their loved ones. But this year, of course, many people are still…

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Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened. Billy Graham Veteran’s Day, November the 11th, is recognized across the world and is of significant importance to many. Also known as Remembrance Day or Armistice Day in recognition of the end of World War I. Every year,…

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Check out all the fun festivals, must-see events & family-friendly things to do in our area! Ongoing FREE Aqueous at Campbell Art Park near Oklahoma Contemporary Sky Rink at Scissortail Park FREE #DoorTourOKC in Automobile Alley FREE Plaza Walls Mural Expo in the Plaza District (through Oct. 31) FREE Wiggle Out Loud Family Music Festival Live Show Sundays on Facebook Haunt the Zoo at the…

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Feeling cramped at home? These tips can help open upa room without knocking down a wall. Accentuate the vertical. Draw the eye upward so a roomlooks more spacious. Add a bookshelf that reaches to the ceiling.Install vertical shiplap or wallpaper with vertical stripes.Hang a pendant light fixture. Consider “see-through” furniture. Choose chairs andsofas with visible…

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After being cooped up indoors due to shelter-in-place orders, buyers are reemerging and making outdoor space a priority in order to flex their green thumb. The pandemic is shaping people’s lives in new ways and causing some to reevaluate what features they want in a home. Now more than ever, potential home buyers are prioritizing…

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The 4th of July may look different this year, but if the last few months have taught us anything, it’s to appreciate the little things. As we celebrate our independence, my mind shifts to those little things. So, I wanted to share a list of ways you can commemorate the holiday. Maybe one of these…

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“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean Over the past few months, the coronavirus pandemic has quickly upended life for millions of people around the world, disrupting everything from the ability to go to work every day to summer travel…

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Sheets should be washed once a week at a high temperature followed by a hot dryer cycle. Pillows should be washed every 3 to 6 months on gentle cycle, 2 at a time. 1 wash cycle, 2 rinse cycles and then into the dryer. Carpets should be cleaned once a year. Vacuum followed by a…

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“So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new!” II Corinthians 5:17 The concept of the Easter egg dates back at least to ancient Mesopotamia — and maybe further! Christians first began using eggs to celebrate Easter in ancient Mesopotamia, when they dyed…

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ARE YOU TAKING THESE IMPORTANT CAR MAINTENANCE STEPS? April is a great month for spring cleaning—a time to tidy your home, pare down your possessions, and simplify your life in preparation for summer. But while you most likely associate spring cleaning with your property, it’s important to consider another belonging that is probably integral to…

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