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Today’s Home Spun Wisdom Archive


Around the Home: Get Rid of Electronic Waste the Right Way

RISMEDIA, February 5, 2011—(MCT)—Electronic waste is on the rise in the United States at a startling rate. In fact, it is growing at nearly three times the rate of any other kind of trash. It is estimated that 85% of ...


Getaways: 7 Reasons to Take an Inaugural Cruise

RISMEDIA, February 4, 2011—An inaugural cruise: the phrase conjures visions of champagne christenings, celebrity godmothers and brand-new ship facilities and amenities. Is it all it’s cracked up to be? ...


3 Common Misconceptions That Needlessly Lower Credit Scores

RISMEDIA, February 3, 2011—People are having to make tough financial choices today, but many don't have to wreck their credit scores if they know how the system works, according to credit expert Eddie Johansson, president of Credit Security Group. ...


Organize Your Home Office for Greater Productivity

RISMEDIA, February 2, 2011—(MCT)—As home offices go, Dianna Lovelace's work space wasn't the messiest. But every time the Rancho Cordova, Calif., mother and pastor's wife wanted to pay a bill, do some writing or work on a project, the clutter ...


5 Easy Ways to Eat Better

RISMEDIA, February 1, 2011—(MCT)—If you are struggling to stick with your New Year’s resolution to eat healthy and get in shape this year, the following tips from registered dietitian Bernadette Latson may give you the encouragement you need to stay ...


Simple Tips to Get Your New Year’s Resolution Back on Track

RISMEDIA, January 31, 2011—(MCT)—If your New Year’s resolutions have already been forgotten, now’s the time to get back on track rather than giving up. The following tips will help you get your mindset back in the right place so that ...


Around the Home: Host a ‘Green’ Super Bowl Party

RISMEDIA, January 29, 2011—(MCT)—If you are planning to host a Super Bowl party, you may have to deal with trash talking between guests, but you don't have to deal with bags of trash once the party is over. The following ...


Getaways: Canada Offers Outdoor Adventure

RISMEDIA, January 28, 2011—(MCT)—If you’re looking for outdoor family adventure and views of the natural world, a trip to Canada may be in store for you and your family this year. Here are five places to explore and get the ...


Simple Tips to Avoid Spreading Germs at the Workplace

RISMEDIA, January 27, 2011—A new CareerBuilder survey finds that nearly three-quarters (72%) of workers typically go to work when they are sick. Workplace pressures and "presenteeism" may be causing workers to go in under the weather, as more than half ...


Southern California No Longer Has Nation’s Worst Traffic Congestion

RISMEDIA, January 26, 2011—(MCT)—California's Los Angeles and Orange counties are no longer the kings of traffic congestion—at least they weren't in 2009. A new study shows that motorists in the greater Los Angeles area that year experienced fewer delays from ...


Nearly Half of Americans Believe Their Savings Is Insufficient

RISMEDIA, January 25, 2011—This month's study, released by Bankrate Inc., shows that Americans are nearly split when it comes to gauging their financial security. Despite the gradual economic rebound, many Americans still feel less comfortable with their finances now than ...


The Cold Hard Facts: Dunkin’ Donuts Survey Shows Popularity of Iced Coffee in the Winter Is Heating Up

RISMEDIA, January 24, 2011—Is iced coffee the hottest drink this winter? A new independent survey commissioned by Dunkin' Donuts shows that more coffee drinkers are turning to iced coffee for energy during the coldest part of the year. According to ...


Around the Home: 5 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Sofa

RISMEDIA, January 22, 2011—(MCT)—Buying a new sofa—one of the largest and most-used pieces of furniture in your home, the scene of much reading, TV-watching, snoozing and everything else-ing—is not a task to take on lightly. You want comfort, style, durability, ...


Getaways: 5 Ideas for Quick Family Trips

RISMEDIA, January 21, 2011—(MCT)—If the cold temperatures and dreary weather have left you with a case of cabin fever, now’s the time to take a weekend or even a few days to explore a new city or the countryside. Here ...


Johnny Depp Tops the List as America’s Favorite Actor

RISMEDIA, January 20, 2011—It’s red carpet season and the stars are getting ready for the Golden Globes and the Oscars. Some movie stars are more loved than others and this year, America's favorite movie star is Captain Jack himself, Johnny ...


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