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  • 5 Things to Know About Your iPhone>>

    It was unimaginable 20 years ago that one device could combine a phone, computer, answering machine and about a dozen other gadgets in one handheld cell phone. Here are five surprising capabilities that you may not know about your iPhone.>>

  • 5 Facts About Facebook>>

    When you say you’ll “message” someone, chances are you mean that you’ll communicate via Facebook. With more than one billion estimated users, the social media site has become a part of everyday life, but this “free” service does come with some strings.>>

  • How to Take the Ultimate Family Photo>>

    You’ve pulled it off: the family has gathered, the table is set, and even the cat seems jolly. Now what do you do with that camera again? >>

  • 13 Things You Should Know Before Choosing a Daycare>>

    As your little ones grow up (or if you're expecting your first), you'll want to consider signing them up for daycare. Here are 13 points to keep in mind when making your big decision.>>

  • 5 Secrets to an Exceptional Holiday on a Shoestring Budget>>

    ’Tis the season to overspend. Each year, we promise ourselves that we’re not going to go overboard with holiday spending. Each year, it seems it’s difficult to pay the bills in January and beyond. But you can be festive and save money. Here's how.>>

  • 5 Things to Do With Vegetable Peelers>>

    A vegetable peeler sits in the drawer but it's got more uses than just peeling those spuds. Here are five other ways it can come in handy.>>

  • 5 Things to Do With Jars>>

    When you're finished with a jar, don't just toss it into the recycling bin. Re-use it in one of these five ways.>>

  • 5 Things to Do With Cans>>

    Cans of pop, juice, and soup may pile up in your home but you don't have to take them out with the trash. Instead, reuse them in one of these five ways.>>

  • 5 Things to do With Pie Pans>>

    If you're baking a pie and have a few extra pans laying around, repurpose them to help you get organized or decorate around your home. Here are five functional things to do with pie pans.>>

  • 5 Clever Ways to Display Your Holiday Cards>>

    If you keep your holiday cards from year to year, pull them out to rekindle memories and to make attractive holiday displays. Here are five clever ideas.>>

  • How to Winterize Your Home>>

    Beat the deep-freeze and save money on your energy bill.>>

  • 13 Things You Didn't Know About Gift Wrapping>>

    Love it or hate it, those gifts must be wrapped before going under the tree. Here are 13 things you might not know to make your gift wrapping a breeze.>>

  • 5 Things For Ear Infections>>

    Ear infections are extremely common, striking three out of four children at least once before age three. Here are five things to ease the earache.>>

  • 5 Things For Migraines>>

    There are headaches, and then there are migraines. Prior to a migraine, you might be extra sensitive to light, smell, sound or even experience flashing lights or partial loss of vision. Here are five things to help you through a migraine.>>

  • 5 Things For Bronchitis>>

    When you have a deep rattling cough that just won't quit, you probably have bronchitis–inflammation of the bronchial tubes that results in a chest full of phlegm. Here are five things to help with your discomfort.>>

  • 5 Things For Treating The Flu>>

    Unlike the common cold, which is annoying but ultimately harmless, the flu can be dangerous. Follow these five steps at the first sign of the flu.>>

  • 5 Things For Colds>>

    While we can't cure colds, we are getting better at making them shorter and less severe. Use these five things to reduce the duration of your cold.>>

  • 5 Things For Heartburn>>

    No one likes an upset tummy. Here are five things to ease your pain and help you get on with your day without heartburn.>>

  • 5 Things For Eyestrain>>

    Cool your eyes and avoid painful strain with these five tips.>>

  • 5 Things For Chapped Lips>>

    When the season gets a little chilly, follow these five tips to keep your lips smooth.>>

  • 5 Things For Bad Breath>>

    Avoid the embarrassment of bad breath with these five tips.>>

  • 5 Things For Back Pain>>

    If you're suffering from back pain, try these five things to ease your discomfort.>>

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