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Social Media: The New EgoSystem Lets Us All Be Popular

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Posted on : 11-10-2011 | By : Admin

Trying to wrap our head around the social networking phenomena has been a challenge for most people. It’s mind boggling how much people want to share about their personal lives.

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Shine a little LED on the subject of Stink Bugs

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Posted on : 07-10-2011 | By : Admin

If you think youre safe, beware. Researchers predict that if one out of 10 homes had stink bugs last year, nine in 10 homes could have them this season. According to Dr. Tracy Leskey, a research entomologist with the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, adult stink bugs are moving inside and looking for places to spend the winter.

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Apples! Apples! Apples!

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Posted on : 05-10-2011 | By : Admin

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The Four Agreements for Living an Abundant Life

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Posted on : 04-10-2011 | By : Admin

At my daughter Katie’s wedding to our fabulous new son-in-law Ethan, they had several readings. One of my favorite was from Don Miguel Ruiz’s Code for Life entiledThe Four Agreements“, read here by my niece Elizabeth McKinney and Candy Saunders.

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Which Top 10 Fall Festivals are you going to?

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Posted on : 30-09-2011 | By : Admin

Terrain at Styer’s

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Falling for Fall

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Posted on : 29-09-2011 | By : Admin

Raking leaves, planting mums and sprucing up your space with some mulch?  Be you dump a bag of mulch around your tree, think first!
“Nothing drives me crazier than driving around and noticing volcano mulching. Youve seen it mounds of mulch around tree trunks. Volcano mulching is tree murder. Mulch pushed up against a tree trunk ensures that a moist environment will ensue, thus providing the perfect environment for diseases and pests, ” says Bobbie Schwartz, FAPLD and president of the Association of Professional Landscape Desingers.

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How to Navigate the 7 C’s of Social Media

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Posted on : 27-09-2011 | By : Admin

If social media is making your head spin, you are not alone. Social media and other Internet tools are still in the wild west stage. There are no rules. There are little analytics. And the players can pop out of nowhere, even surprising themselves with their instant Internet fame.

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RESCUE! Wendy Bounds from WSJ’s Lunch Break

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Posted on : 24-09-2011 | By : Admin

ROAD TRIP!  GMG took Sterling Intl.’s Stephanie Cates to meet up with Wendy Bounds of the WSJ on her new on-line program ”Lunch Break Live”.  Cates explained to Wendy the stinky truth about the much dreaded stink bugs.  She also told her that it’s getting close to the time of year these invasive little creatures are moving in to your home or office to get warm and stay for the winter.

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Lights! Camera! Action!

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Posted on : 22-09-2011 | By : Admin

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GMG Hits Homerun with Plant for the Cure®

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Posted on : 20-09-2011 | By : Admin

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