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10 Interesting Facts About Chickens

posted on November 24, 2015
Chickens on farm 10 Interesting Facts About Chickens

Chickens are iconic farm animals, but many people don't know anything about them! We think that everybody can learn a little about our squawking friends, so here is a list of interesting facts about chickens!

grill close up Grilling with propane?
-Here are some safety tips!

Grilling with propane?
Here are some safety tips!

posted on July 24, 2014

Summer is all about spending time outdoors and cooking delicious food on the grill. Making sure you use the proper safety measures can prevent any unwanted harm to you, your family, your pets, or your house. Take some time to grill the right way and enjoy the wonderful fruits of your labor!

Wonderful Waffle Cone1 The Cold Hard Facts About Ice Cream

The Cold Hard Facts About Ice Cream

posted on September 16, 2014

Who doesn’t love a scoop of refreshing ice cream on a steamy hot day? We all enjoy it, but have you ever wondered about its history? Ice cream’s origins have been traced back to several different countries, including China, Italy, and France. However, several hundred years ago, America adopted the English version of ice cream as it’s preference over water ice, or the egg-based varieties that are more popular in Europe. And this English version remains the most-loved variety in the U.S. to this day!

LaurenHair Summer Hair Care Tips

Summer Hair Care Tips

posted on July 24, 2014

Sun, sand, heat, saltwater, chlorine, humidity, and perspiration…all conspiring to destroy our lovely locks. Summer’s the time to be outdoors, but the weather can wreak havoc on our hair. So what steps can you take to salvage your ‘do when conditions make it seem impossible? Put in a little work before you go out to play, and your hair will look gorgeous all summer long!

SUNRNR Portable Solar Generator Shines at Construction Site

posted on July 24, 2014
SNRNR deck project.JPG SUNRNR Portable Solar Generator Shines at Construction Site

We decided to put a SUNRNR generator to the test and do a complete deck restoration with a SUN 110.

Not only was the SUN 110 generator up to the excelled!

Mud Sales in Lancaster County

posted on June 25, 2015

Volunteer firefighters in Pennsylvania save local municipalities and the Commonwealth around $6 billion annually in avoided costs. Much of this comes because they do their own fundraising. The predominant fundraiser for volunteer fire companies in Lancaster County is the mud sale, a unique concept conceived in the 1960s that has continued ever since. They are cultural events fittingly named for the muddy ground that usually manifests itself around the time of year in which they occur. Read on for details of the fun at Lancaster County mud sales.

How to Grade a Driveway: Back to Basics

posted on June 25, 2015
driveway crack How to Grade a Driveway: Back to Basics

Every driveway is a little different. You may have dangerous ruts that make driving uncomfortable, or maybe your gravel is compacted and uneven, or rain washes out your drive, or there are deep divots – or any number of other unavoidable issues. The fact is, if you’re interested in doing a job that will mature seasonally– there’s definitely plenty of prep work to do.

So what’s the best practice? What really works?

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Essentials for Non-Profit Websites

posted on July 24, 2014

In the 21st Century world, having a website is a no-brainer for most non-profit organizations. You don’t need anything fancy, but a functional site that gives visitors key information and a place donate is imperative to its success. You might as well not have a site at all if you don’t include these important items.

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The Amish Wedding Dinner – a model of consistency

posted on January 30, 2014

In western culture, weddings are an elaborate ceremony, but perhaps the receptions are even more elaborate, inundated with fine hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and a unique meal. Conversely, the Amish culture dictates that all weddings be homogenous, from the timing to the food. Yes, every Amish wedding features the exact same food selections.

Of all of the churches in Strasburg, or Lancaster for that matter...Why Wesley United Methodist?

posted on July 24, 2014

With the dynamic preaching of Rev. Tim Patterson and the great music at both the traditional and contemporary service, Wesley United Methodist Church is one of the best churches in Strasburg, PA. Here are the top five reasons why Wesley is such a great church in Strasburg:

Get Ready for Summer!

posted on July 24, 2014

With this winter’s arctic vortex, multitude of snow days, and general misery weather-wise, summer might be the last thing on your mind, however now is the time to start preparing for the summer of 2014, which will be upon us before you know it. Here are a sampling of key items to accomplish prior to the end of school, and start of the madness.