Did you know that Friends Forever Humane Society has a free cat and dog food pantry every second Saturday of the month from 9-11 a.m.? You can get cat or dog food in an amount to supplement or stretch out the food you currently have on hand. Staff can answer any questions you have, 815-232-6164. … Continue reading Friends Forever Humane Society Pet Food Pantry
This afternoon I went outside after a brief rain storm to take backyard photos and was soon attacked by several mosquitoes. According to the Stephenson County, IL mosquito abatement web page “Mosquitoes are an all too familiar summer nuisance. They are not only annoying, but they can be transmitters of West Nile Virus, St. Louis … Continue reading Get Rid of Mosquitoes!
Ugh, seasonal allergies. If you’ve ever felt like you’ve had sticks in your eyes or more mucus trying to come out of you than you’d like, read on. Having the kind of allergy attack during which my brain was repeatedly slamming against the inside of my skull compelled me to look up natural antihistamines for … Continue reading Basil Tea For Fast Allergy Relief
Hearts That Care . . . is a food pantry held at Mt. Calvary C.O.G.I.C., 420 E. Challenge St. in Freeport, IL. You can get in and out relatively quickly because of volunteer assistance. You can go twice a month. Take a photo ID and recent gas or electric bill to sign in. Take … Continue reading Hearts That Care Whole Life Food Pantry
The warmth and rain that come with spring means green things are growing abundantly. A look around town proves there is lots of mowing and trimming that needs to be done. Lots. If you’re interested in someone else doing the mowing or need help taming a tree’s growth, read on. Quick Cuts Lawn and … Continue reading Quick Cuts: Affordable Lawn & Tree Care
Did you know that the public library hosts FREE movies? Thursday, May 10th @ 5:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library will be hosting a FREE movie night for all ages in the adjoining meeting rooms. There will be a sign outside the entrance in the hallway indicating where the movie will be shown. The runtime for … Continue reading See Star Wars: The Last Jedi @ Freeport Public Library
“Life is a constant state of going in and out of balance.” I’m Rita, I write this blog. Instructor Scott Cole says that quote in one of the tai chi workout videos that I do. Tai chi is like meditation in motion. It’s important to stay mindful of what your body is doing in order … Continue reading Self-Aware In Stephenson County, IL