We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
The Way to Reheat Pizza Is in a Skillet
Some people already know this; this is for the people who do not. I had been eating leftover pizza for decades before it occurred to me.
The Best Way to Reheat Pizza
While I enjoy the occasional cold slice, I usually prefer to warm up my pizza, as do most people. But how? Let me show you ...
How to Use Citrus Fruit Peels in the Home and Garden
Citrus peels can be used in myriad ways instead of simply tossing them out or composting them. In a household that consumes many oranges, lemons, grapefruit, tangelo, and other citrus, making use of the peels can save you money and produce...
How to Grill Sausage
Fresh sausage is not cooked when it is processed, and so it must be cooked thoroughly before you can eat it. When cooked to perfection on a grill, sausage should be crispy on the outside and bursting with clear juices inside. Boil the...
What Is Your Birth Flower?
The FBI Admits Black Lives Matter Was Never a Threat. It’s White People You Should Be Worried About
Last week, as Donald Trump curtsied before the Queen; as Congressional Democrats continued to cower from their constitutional obligations; while we took our horses down to Old Town Road, mounted Megan Thee Stallion’s bandwagon and watched what happens When They See Us, the Federal Bureau of Investigation admitted that prejudiced assumptions against the Black Lives Matter movement, Muslim Americans and black identity extremists was all a…
How ‘Black Lives Matter’ Became ‘Black Banks Matter’
Black-owned banks gained thousands of new customers in July. Here’s how these institutions took advantage of a grassroots movement to generate new accounts.
The 'Black Lives Matter' Movement Explained In Under 10 Minutes
As an Adoptive Mom, I Support Black Lives Matter. Here’s Why.
Photo Credit: Rena Schild / Shutterstock.com I’ll be honest: I supported Black Lives Matter before w...
How Do I Respectfully Dispose of a US Flag?
Memorial day is approaching- Monday, May 25, and Flag day is just a month after that, Sunday, June 14.Now is the time to take inventory of your flags! Inspect your currently flying flags. If they are tattered or torn they should be replaced. So what do you do with your old flag?
HOA Ruining Your Life? 8 Things It Can't Do—and How You Can Fight Back
Living with a homeowners association (HOA) can come with a legion of perks—like gorgeously manicured common lawns, swanky amenities, and some rad Fourth of July BBQs; But there's a reason that a stigma exists against homeowners associations: Board members on a power trip can institute and enforce some ridiculous restrictions.
Review: Chicago P.D.'s Second Black Lives Matter Episode Was a Disappointment
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Commercial and HOA Management for North and South Orange County cities, including Irvine, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Foothill Ranch, Aliso Viejo, Dana Point, Laguna Niguel, Newport Coast, Yorba Linda, Anaheim Hills and Los Angeles.
Meat of the Matter: Say what?
Enough already with marketers and business executives working to re-shape plain English into erudite-sounding phrases that attempt to sound impressive, but end up being kind of dumb.
Why Is Everyone So Upset About the Betsy Ross Flag?
There’s a pretty long history of the flag being used by extremist right-wing movements — and a recent move by Nike has brought that into the spotlight
The Homeowner’s Guide to HOAs
By Brentnie Daggett Whether you're a new homeowner or just a homeowner new to an HOA, it can be difficult to understand exactly what your responsibilities are and how these new rules will be enforced...
Why homeowners hate their HOAs
TOWN SQUARE | One reason for the lack of love: HOA meetings are known for argumentative behavior.
How to Handle Living in a Community With a HOA
apostol_8/GettyCondos and many newer communities require paying dues and following the Homeowners Association's rules. By Teresa Mears If you buy a condominium, townhouse or single-family
How to display the American flag
the federal government has an extensive list of suggested rules to encourage respect for our banner.