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Did You Know 8/19/2019

 

 1. Blueberries have it:– A study showed that women who ate four or more servings of blueberries per week were able to reduce the risk of a heart attack by 34%.  Blueberries contain anthocyanin, an antioxidant that is especially helpful for blood vessels. Source:  Ex director for integrative cardiology in Deerfield Ill

2. Carpet beetles love natural animal fiber. Not into synthetic fibers found in most carpets but if you have a cashmere or wool sweater, scarf or fur coat they are going to love it. So get your carpet checked for those pesky beetles.

 

 

3. Exposure to other drivers:- Plugging your phone into a rental car’s dash could expose your info to other drivers.

 

4. Wondered what the “Dark Web” is:- Sites in the deep web that provide anonymity to users and go largely unregulated. Many are legal. Serving as communications outlets for human rights. Also used by criminals to buy and sell illegal wares and information. Dictionary “the part of the World Wide Web that is only accessible by means of special software, allowing users and website operators to remain anonymous or untraceable.

The dark web, sometimes referred to as Darknet, is accessed by Tor (The Onion Router) or I2P (Invisible Internet Project), which use masked IP addresses to maintain anonymity for users and site owners. This way, people who use the dark web for illegal purposes can’t be traced. (that is about as much as I could find) Just ask Google

5. The Flogsta Scream: This occurs every night at 10 p.m. when university students living in Uppsala’s Flogsta neighborhood stop what they’re doing and let out a collective scream from their windows, balconies, and rooftops. It helps to blow off steam and ease the stress of college exams.

 

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Spot The Snake

A little surprise when about to wipe the dishes. If you look closely you will see a carpet snake nestled in amongst the dishes in the kitchen of my Daughter in Laws horse stables.

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Saving Tip For Today – 08/12/2013

stain-remover

Stain Remover – To remove carpet stains, spray a mixture of two-thirds warm water and one third ammonia on the stain. Put an old towel over the stain and run a hot iron on the steam setting over the towel. The heat lifts the stain from the carpet into the towel. Spot test first

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