Promises of Spring

Oh Spring !

Over the weekend, one of the spiritual groups I'm in met at my house for Spring equinox. Besides chowing down together and socializing, we talked about the significance of Spring. I love this time of year. A lot of Pennsylvanians, especially in Dutch Country, will tell you that there is ...

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CARE Knows How – Smart, Savvy Solutions for Global Problems


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New: Dial Miracle Oil Body Wash


As a Purex Insider, I got a chance to try out the new Dial Miracle Oil body wash, which makes me super happy considering this winter has been absolutely brutal on my skin! With temperatures barely hitting double digits the past few weeks, my normal body wash hasn’t been able to keep up with the…

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March Money – win $50 in Amazon or Paypal


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Florida and First Meetings


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New: Purex Powershot Detergent


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