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Today’s Home Spun Wisdom Archive


Eating Healthy While Saving Money at the Grocery Is Possible with Strategic Shopping

RISMEDIA, May 9, 2009-"Shopping strategically at the grocery store to save money is not changing the way you eat, it is about changing the way you buy the food that you like," says Stephanie Nelson, the Coupon Mom. "If you are ...


Getaways – Experiences Not to Be Missed When Visiting Europe

RISMEDIA, May 8, 2009-In honor of its 30 years of providing afforadable and quality travel expertise, STA Travel has put together a list of reasons to visit Europe.  ...


Top 10 Myths About Credit Scores Debunked

RISMEDIA, May 7, 2009-With many Americans considering a home purchase or refinance, seeking a new job, purchasing a new car, or striving to pay off credit card debt, 2009 might be the year of the credit score, said Bills.com president ...


The Big Apple Is Full of Opportunity as Popular Job-Hunting Location

RISMEDIA, May 6, 2009-New York City is the most popular job hunting city for college students after graduation, according to a recent study of college placement offices by job-search portal CareerCast.com (www.CareerCast.com) and Going Global (www.goinglobal.com), a provider of country-specific employment ...


When Looking for Travel Deals, It Pays to Shop Around

RISMEDIA, May 5, 2009-(MCT)-Shop. Shop. Shop. Compare. Compare. Compare. During this seemingly endless recession, it will take time and effort to find the best ways to stretch your travel dollars. ...


Wallpaper Makes a Comeback- Feed Your Inspiration with Today’s Top Styles

RISMEDIA, May 4, 2009-(MCT)-After years on the decorative outs, wallcoverings are back in style. They've shed their dowdy association with teddy bears and tiny country prints and re-emerged in fresh, attention-getting forms. ...


7 Essential Chores to Get the Most Out of Your Spring Cleaning

RISMEDIA, May 2, 2009-(MCT)-Clean your house every day? That's what Donna Smallin, author of "Cleaning Plain & Simple" and seven other books on cleaning and organizing, recommends. "It's the simplest way to minimize housework," she says.  ...


Celebrate Riesling Month in Finger Lakes Wine Country

RISMEDIA, May 1, 2009-Join Finger Lakes Wine Country, New York this May for a month-long celebration of its award-winning varietal: Riesling. During "May is Riesling Month," the Finger Lakes will host special events and promotions, including special Riesling tastings and ...


Seasonal Strategies – Washing Windows Allows You to Take Advantage of Longer Days

RISMEDIA, April 30, 2009-(MCT)-With spring in full bloom and the sun wandering the sky more than half of every day, it might be an appropriate time for you to let all the light indoors that you can by washing the ...


Looking for a New Ride? Majority of Consumers Plan to Buy Car within Next Two Years

RISMEDIA, April 29, 2009-Fifty-five percent of U.S. consumers plan to purchase their next vehicle within the next two years, according to a recent consumer sentiment study conducted online with approximately 1,400 U.S. auto owners by R. L. Polk & Co. ...


Bringing in the Green – Feng Shui Tips for Prosperity

RISMEDIA, April 28, 2009-Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese energy practice over 6,000 years old based on the knowledge that there is both good energy (Sheng Qi) and negative energy (Sha Qi). As a Feng Shui practitioner, Debra Duneier, president ...


Garage Sales Provide Opportunity to Make a Little Money, Have a Little Fun

RISMEDIA, April 27, 2009-(MCT)-Garage sales are no longer seen as a money-making opportunity anymore, they are seen as an event. Now that the good weather has arrived, homeowners across the country are taking the opportunity to clean out the house and get ...


Make the Most of Your Yard During Lawn and Garden Month

RISMEDIA, April 25, 2009-The warm weather, longer daylight hours, and blooming tree buds can mean only one thing: spring has finally arrived. Now, with winter behind us, it's the perfect time to head outdoors and freshen up the yard. ...


Getaways – Deals Pose Dilemma: Buy Now or Wait ‘Till Later?

RISMEDIA, April 24, 2009-(MCT)-Anyone who's shopped for an airfare or a hotel recently knows travel is on sale, whether the destination is as far as London or as close as Orlando or San Francisco. ...


Take-Kids-to-Work Day Serves as Crash Course in Workplace Realities

RISMEDIA, April 23, 2009-(MCT)-Some school-age children across the nation will descend on their parents' offices today in what likely will be a crash course on today's workplace realities. ...


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