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Housing and Retail Black Friday

Not that people don’t know already, but let’s just throw the question out there. What is Black Friday? Stores drop their prices for 24 hours the day after Thanksgiving for people to get some great deals on Christmas presents. The ads for each store participating in the event, come out a few weeks in advance to Black Friday. A lot of stores will open around the same time, early in the morning, and some deals only last a few hours with limited quantity. Consumers do great research at each store, making lists of what they will be going after and putting together a game plan on how to get all the items. It is known that there are people who completely skip Thanksgiving dinner to camp out in front of a store, making sure they are one of the first few in line. Cops stand outside of stores the whole...

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New Thanksgiving Traditions!

Thanksgiving..… It is interpreted in so many ways by so all kinds of families. Of course, there are the main traditions that most of us do EVERY year, but there are other traditions that are implemented into families as well. Most see it as a feast fest with all the Turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, gravy, and a bunch of other foods anyone could ask for. Not only the food, but a time for family gathering, relatives come into town that you have not seen since last Thanksgiving. This is also time to give thanks for everything in life. With all that said, some of the biggest traditions for Thanksgiving have been watching the Macy’s Parade, of course FOOTBALL games, and let’s not forget BLACK FRIDAY shopping! You might be looking for something different this year, starting a new tradition with your family and kids. So, what are some...

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prevent turkey day fires

Prevent Turkey Day Fires

They are finally here! The days of family gatherings, amazing food, crazy traffic, and lots of desserts! Of course, this also means navigating our homes for the bigger pants to wear so we can eat that one last piece of pie. Take it from us, maternity pants work best!   Having said that, what is Turkey Day without spending hours tirelessly standing over a stove in anticipation for our delicious masterpieces to be done. You can smell it now, can’t you? Inadvertently, with many hours of cooking, also comes lots of heat, thus unfortunately causing unexpected fires. Fires can lead to property loss, injuries, or even worse, death, so we have researched some safety suggestions for you this holiday season.   Statistics Show Proof   The peak for fires on Thanksgiving is without a doubt the number one day to be on guard. Fires during this time account for about three times as many more fires than throughout...

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