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November 01, 2021

How Washing Machines Can Clean Your House

For most people, their clothes washing machine is only used for just what the name implies: soiled shirts, socks, and pants....more»

July 01, 2021

Preventing Mosquito Bites and More Healthy News to Know

Five Ways to Prevent Mosquito Bites this Summer
Mosquitoes can be a pesky problem every summer, but this year may see a bumper crop....more»
April 01, 2021

Earth Day Seed Pods

Celebrate Earth Day by creating these seed pods crafted to look like planet Earth. Made from compostable paper mixed with wildflower seeds, these Earth Day Seed Pods are fun to make and share with friends....more»
March 01, 2021

Lucky Shamrock Cookies

You don't have to search for the pot of gold under the rainbow for this winning recipe. If you're in a crunch for St. Patrick's Day and need something glowing with green, here is a dessert that is sure to have everyone coming back for seconds (and more). These Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies are as green as four-leaf clovers and have delicious chocolate chips mixed throughout for some extra sweet flavor. Served beside a big glass of milk, they are perfect treats for any St. Patrick's Day party or virtual gathering. With so much mixing and scooping to be done, this is a great recipe for kids to get involved in the kitchen, too. One of the best parts is the eye-catching color. Watch children's smiling little faces as the batter turns from light brown to dark green for a priceless reaction. After being perfectly baked, these cookies are bright, fun and will be the hit of any celebration. Soft in the middle, a little crisp on the edges and as green as can be. You can't ask for much more on St. Patrick's Day. Find more recipes, celebration ideas and dessert favorites for every occasion at Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup butter, softened 1 cups sugar 2 eggs 30 drops green food coloring 1 teaspoon peppermint extract 1 package (12 ounces) chocolate chips Directions: 1. Heat oven to 375 F. 2. In large bowl, mix flour, baking soda and salt until blended. Set aside. 3. In medium bowl, beat butter and sugar until combined. Add eggs, food coloring and peppermint extract; beat until combined. 4. Add wet ingredients to dry ingredients; beat until combined. Stir in chocolate chips. Drop spoonfuls of cookie dough onto baking sheet. 5. Bake 11-14 minutes, or until edges are lightly browned. 6. Cool on wire racks. (Courtesy ...more»
January 01, 2021

Bulky Waste Collection Event

Kern County Public Works Department will host is free Bulky Waste Collection Event on Saturday, January 9, from 8 a.
January 01, 2021

3 Allergens That Trigger Asthma Attacks

Asthma affects millions of people across the globe. While some asthma attacks, which can occur at any time, may end quickly, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America notes that more severe attacks can last hours or days....more»
December 01, 2020

5 Reasons to Add Peppermint Tea to Your Holiday Season and New Year

Peppermint tea is a favorite beverage that often makes an appearance at the holiday season but boasts health benefits year round....more»
October 01, 2020

Local Cleaning Company Clean Stride Partners with Nonprofit

Clean Stride, a local family-owned cleaning company, has teamed up with Cleaning For A Reason, an international nonprofit foundation serving women with cancer....more»

October 01, 2020

Walk Like MADD Virtual Run

The 7th annual Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash hopes to help end drunk and drugged (impaired) driving at its virtual event on Saturday, October 10, from 6 a....more»

September 01, 2020

It's Apple Season in Kern County!

The Health Benefits of Apples The phrase, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away," is a familiar one that many people first heard as children....more»
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