Keep the Cold Out and the Warm In this Winter

Why Do I Have Icicles On My House? Icicles often give a pretty wintery feel to houses along roof-lines and windows. Why do houses get icicles? Rather than a Currier and Ives holiday picture, icicles on your house mean that your home is losing heat. Icicles form when heat escapes … [Read more...]

Frugal Kids – Host a Used Skate Exchange

Ice skating on Boston's Frog Pond Originally uploaded by Paul Keleher Growing up in rural Nova Scotia, Canada I learned to skate almost as early as I learned to walk. Skating was a daily activity on local ponds, lakes and the arena in town. Each year the parents at our school … [Read more...]