After several tornados and a lot of destruction over the weekend, people in Illinois are sifting through what is left of their homes and trying to pick up the pieces. One homeowner, Jon Byler Dann of Washington, Il, assumed his dog had been killed during the storm. Some 30 hours after the destruction his beloved dog was found, alive, under a pile of debris. Click here to take a look at the moment he realized she had been found and was ok-oh yes, this is a tear jerker.
Need to find a project to keep the kids busy while you finish Thanksgiving dinner next week? Let them make the table centerpiece! You just need pears, whole cloves and a marker. Write a phrase on the pears (one letter per pear) and let the kids fill in the letter outline by poking the cloves into the pear. Want to print out a picture to show them exactly what you need? Click here to take a look.
Have you ever heard of the 80-10-10 diet? It's the diet that a pregnant mom is following. Pregnant and dieting? Yes-and for an example of a typical day's food click here.
Thousands of people fell for this scam on Instagram. The app is called InstLike and it promised free likes and followers and it even gave you a chance to pay for extras, like virtual coins. The experts say that it is really a scam and if you shared usernames or passwords after you downloaded the app, you need to change them ASAP. Click here for more on the app and how it fooled so many.
Want to create the smell of Christmas without burning a candle? Here's my recipe.
3 cinnamon sticks
2 bay leaves
1/2 cup whole cloves
Add 1 quart of water and simmer in a crock pot or on the stove. Be sure to keep an eye on the water level. Want a recipe for an edible simmering potpourri? Just click here to grab it.