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Are your face creams bleaching your sheets?

Have you ever washed your sheets or pillow cases only to find bleach spots on them? You know you didn’t put bleach in the wash so where exactly did it come from? Did you know that some face creams and acne medication┬áspecifically those with hydroquinone and benzoyl peroxide in them can actually bleach fabrics! So […]

It’s time for blackberries!

Right now is the perfect time to go blackberry picking! They are at the peak of season here in Georgia. Blackberries have always been popular on tables in the South. Many of us even grew up picking wild blackberries growing along side the road or even your yard and they are amazingly sweet when ripened […]

It’s pollen time!

What is this yellow stuff on my car? This is a frequent question heard in the North Georgia mountains during the spring. Pine pollen is easily recognized by its yellow color. In addition, the sappy texture makes it stick to most surfaces so you will see it on your car, lawn furniture and anything else […]