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Winter Home Selling Tips And Safety Precautions!
It's a race to the finish. 
Ice Angel Camellia is one of the few evergreen shrubs that bloom as the weather turns cold. Fungus gnats plague house plants with the first frost; treat with Bonide Systemic Insect Granules.
<p>Affectionate pets can help us reduce our levels of stress and, in some cases, can actually lower blood pressure, according to the Association of Mature American Citizens. &nbsp;</p><hr id="system-readmore" /><p>So, when Nancy Cowen checked herself into a nursing home in England not long ago, she was distressed that she had to leave her cat with neighbors. &nbsp;But not for long. &nbsp;Cleo the cat missed Nancy, too, and ran away from&nbsp;her foster home intent on finding her mistress. &nbsp;And, find her the cat did just a few weeks later. &nbsp;The eight-year-old feline trekked some 16 miles to the nursing home, despite the fact that she had never been there.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>And then there is the story of Nigel, the parrot, whose British accent was comforting to his Torrance, CA owner, Darren Chick, until the parrot went missing in 2010. &nbsp;Four years later, Nigel was reunited with Mr. Chick,&nbsp;thanks to an implanted microchip. &nbsp;It was a happy, if not puzzling reunion.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>AMAC reports that Nigel no longer spoke the Queen's English; instead the bird was gabbing in Spanish. &nbsp;</p>  
Every day—but particularly on Veterans Day—Social Security salutes those who have put their lives on the line for our freedom. 
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