Is it COLD Enough for you in Cedar Rapids??

WOW! We just had a reminder that winter isn’t just close, it feels like it’s HERE!! One day 65 degrees and the next thing we know it feels like it’s 15! Well, because it seems to catch us off guard every year (or if our power goes off), here is a list some ways TO and NOT TO keep warm this winter …. DO NOT!!! Use your stove to heat your house – oh, it does keep the kitchen warm and toasty when we’re cooking, but ovens are made specifically to cook food and not be used as a heat source. Do not use candles as a heat source – HUGE fire hazard and many homes and families are destroyed by … [Read more...]