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Be mindful of your pup’s foot pads as the asphalt heats up.

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Reader warns that carrying a gas can — even an empty one — could have lethal consequences.

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Reader makes homemade sauces for an economical alternative.

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Easy mixture is tasty on crackers or bread or with vegetables.

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Don’t dump items at the last minute for community rummage sale.

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Reader complains of people not being respectful of others in a theater.

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  • 6 days ago
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Leave the pet at home on hot summer days, never in the car

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  • Jul 14
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Build your wardrobe around three colors when traveling

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Jam has a thicker texture, with pieces of the fruit

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  • Jul 12
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Terrific recipe reprinted for reader who lost it

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  • Jul 11
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Home shows can provide fresh ideas, but do your homework first

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  • Jul 10
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Reader thinks they should go the way of plastic bags, already banned in California

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  • Jul 9
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A dog’s coat acts like a shield from summer heat; leave it alone

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  • Jul 7
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Keep costs down by trimming the guest list, aiming for less show and more intimacy

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  • Jul 6
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It’s light, shaped for holding extras, and will stay fresh for a week

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  • Jul 5
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Reader asks for explanation of culinary terms.

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  • Jul 4
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With little children around, make sure dressers and TVs are secured.

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Reader gives advice on handling fireworks.

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For Independence Day celebrations, be mindful of your furry friends.

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Seasoned traveler provides a few tips.

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