Nancy Pelosi’s State of the Union power play presents a unique dilemma to the president

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) knew that withdrawing an invitation to address the nation from Capitol Hill would crawl under President Donald Trump’s skin and irritate him in ways that nothing else might. So she did it. Earlier this week, citing security concerns raised by the ongoing shutdown of the federal government, Pelosi sent a letter to the White House suggesting that the president reschedule his 2019 State of the Union…

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Blindfolded Attendees Experience Netflix’s “Bird Box” Film Inside a Double-Decker Bus

Netflix’s “Bird Box” mobile experience made stops in the greater Los Angeles area and in Austin, TX. Netflix’s Dec. 21 film “Bird Box” has permeated the cultural landscape with countless memes, a dangerous Bird Box challenge (which Netflix swiftly denounced on social media) and an astonishing announcement from the streaming platform that some 45 million accounts had watched the film in its first seven days. But long before the craze…

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Safety watch: Keeping an eye out for cold stress

With many parts of the country still in the middle of harsher winter weather, landscapers performing snow and ice removal or management services need to take precautions against cold stress. Take a look at how you can learn to identify the different types of cold stress and how it can be prevented from affecting your landscaping crew this winter. Cold stress and wind chill The term “cold stress” as well…

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How to Conquer Your Mommmy-To-Do List at Sam’s Club

Mom life can be crazy! You’re feeding the baby, running to carpool, meal prepping, cleaning, working, and so much more. I totally get it. With so much to do and so little time it can be difficult to accomplish everything on our never ending to-do lists. Thankfully, I recently became a Sam’s Club Plus Member, and I have been BLOWN AWAY by the number of time and money saving products…

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The Best Christmas Cookies – Ever!

Baking Christmas Cookies is one of the holiday traditions I look forward to the most! ‘Tis the season for Christmas cookies, sweet and spicy scented Gingerbread Men smiling back at us, buttery melt in your mouth shortbread cookies and holiday cookie decorating parties! Christmas cookies are a wonderful way to share your own Christmas traditions with friends and family throughout the holiday season. From cookie platters at your holiday parties to getting together…

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Austrian Food Is DELICIOUS! – Food Tour in VIENNA AUSTRIA w/ The Travel Beans!

We’re going on an epic Austrian food tour! We’re in the beautiful city of Vienna with our buds Emma & Alex, a.k.a. the Travel Beans, and we’re on a mission to try all of the most delicious Austrian food we can find 😍🇦🇹🍽 Watch Emma & Alex’s video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4v3UHtQNmo (And don’t forget to subscribe to them!) Here are all the Austrian goodies from the video and the places we visited:…

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Three different yet BEAUTIFUL ways to serve up chocolate and peppermint!

Homemade Peppermint Whipped Cream is an easy and delicious way to jazz up any dessert! Perfectly flavored, light, and creamy, it’s a mint lover’s dream! Peppermint Whipped Cream I love when winter finally sets in and peppermint is everywhere.  I don’t know about you, but I find it to be so refreshing! This recipe is perfect for cake, but also for hot cocoa and on top of chocolate pancakes.  This…

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When is it safe to announce your pregnancy?

First things first: There is actually no wrong time to announce that you’re pregnant. “Patients ask me all the time, ‘When is it safe to tell everyone we’re expecting?’” says Heather Bartos, an OB-GYN in Cross Roads, Texas. “And I always tell them the same thing: Use your discretion. The decision is entirely up to you.” It can also be a slow roll-out, if you prefer. “Announcing your pregnancy to…

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