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Fashion Friday salutes retiring Barbara Walters

   May 16, 2014 9:25 am    0

Today is Barbara Walters‘ retirement day, and I have to say the iconic legend always looked good. And stylish. She was trendy but not outrageous. The 84-year-old has always been classy.  She started on the Today Show at NBC and moved to ABC. I remember the hubbub when she earned the co-anchor position at ABC News…


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Hippity, hoppity — pollen vortex is on its way

   April 14, 2014 9:49 am    0

Finally the daffodils — but pollen is on its way, as well — a vortex of pollen. I heard it yesterday — pollen is exploding because spring started so late. That means a lot of pollen all at once, and it is dubbed the pollen vortex. Sheesh. Well, at least there are some things we…


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Uncork wine-flavored popcorn

   October 9, 2013 7:07 am    0

Well I am certainly late to this party, but what a party it is: wine flavored popcorn. A New York City popcorn company — Populence (the web site is under maintenance, so if it doesn’t work, don’t pop your cork) — teamed with Kim Crawford, a winery out of  New Zealand to develop two popcorn flavors: Pinot…


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Aspirin fights colon, skin cancer among women

   March 12, 2013 4:59 am    0

Really good news for women comes in an inexpensive bottle of aspirin, according to numerous news reports including ABC News and NPR. Yesterday broadcasts revealed that aspirin may prevent  development of melanoma. It also reduces risk of colon, breast, esophagus, stomach, prostate, bladder and ovary. and heart disease, according to Click on the link to watch the…


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20 female senators sit down with Diane Sawyer

   January 8, 2013 7:54 am    0

It was a news moment that I want to share with everyone. Women gave me faith in government after weeks of fiscal cliff news. Republicans and Democrats — 20 women senators admitted their frustration with how Congress works. See the video here of Diane Sawyer’s interviews with the inspiring women in government. Senator Dianne Feinstein, pictured at…


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Home prices rise for sixth straight month

   November 27, 2012 1:01 pm    0

From ABC News: U.S. home prices rose again for the sixth straight month, signaling that the housing recovery is taking hold, according to S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices. Read the story here. Pam Parker is the editor of Lake Erie LifeStyle, Her Times and House to Home at the Erie Times-News in Erie, Pa. She is the mom of three,…


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Fashion Friday plaid for men and women

   November 23, 2012 8:23 am    0

My son Ryan bought this Ralph Lauren Buffalo check polo. My husband says he looks like Elmer Fudd in it, but I think he looks really cute. If he would awaken from his Thanksgiving Day food coma, I would get a picture of him. Maybe around noon. Anyway, plaid and checks are fashion forward this…


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Facelift bungee — no cuts, no slits, no errors

   July 23, 2012 1:52 pm    2

Saw it on GMA — facelift that comes in a jar. It’s under $30, and you wrap it around the back of your head. It stretches those wrinkles right out of your  face. Watch the demo here. It’s called the Facelift Bungee — how fun is that. “It’s easily inserted, it’s easily removable. I can insert it…


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