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MARLA'S FAVORITE MARINADES FOR GRILLING SEASON! - by Marla Mink-Johnson

Each recipe is for one pound of meat or fish. 

Chinese Soy Sauce – 2/3 C soy sauce, 1/4 C peanut oil, 2 T real maple syrup, 2 tsp ginger, 2 tsp dry mustard, 6 cloves diced garlic. Good with chicken or pork. 

Lemon Thyme – 1/2 C lemon juice, 1 T grated lemon rind, 4 T chopped fresh thyme leaves, 1/4 C chopped green onion, 2 tsp salt, 1 tsp black pepper, 1/4 C olive oil. Great for fish or chicken.

 Mediterranean – 1/4 C red wine vinegar, 1/4 C tarragon vinegar, 2 T olive oil, 1 crushed garlic clove, 1 tsp oregano, 1/2 tsp crushed rosemary, and 1/2 tsp salt. Great for chicken!

 Mustard Bourbon – 1/2 Dijon mustard, 1/4 C bourbon, 1/4 C soy sauce, 1/2 C brown sugar, 2 tsp Worchestershire sauce. Great for pork!

 Mustard Dill – 1/4 C lemon juice, 1/4 C olive oil, 2 T chopped fresh dill, 1 heaping T Dijon mustard, 1/2 tsp minced garlic. Awesome with salmon!

 Steak Kabob Marinade – 1/2 C Worchestershire, 1/2 soy sauce, 1/2 C olive oil, 1 tsp chopped garlic.

 Steak Marinade – 1/2 C red wine, 1 1/2 T lemon juice, 3 T olive oil, 3 cloves minced garlic, 1 tsp oregano, 1/2 tsp thyme, 4 tsp fresh dill, salt & pepper.
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Looking Forward to Downsizing!!!! - by Marla Mink-Johnson

In about two years I am hoping to sell my home and downsize. My kids should be settled and be able to take the rest of their things or get rid of them and hopefully the ducks and a couple cats will be in Heaven by then. I will be working on getting rid of almost everything that is unnecessary. I can't wait to not have "stuff" to take care of, clean, and clean around.

My children's visits home over the next couple of years will include a purge day where we clean out an area of the house, decide if they want any of it or if I should sell it or donate it. There is no need for me to hang onto "things" thinking they may treasure them in the future. If these "things" have no meaning to my children why saddle them with having to go through them and get rid of them when I'm gone?

Have you ever had to go through a home after a loved one has passed? I have. My parent's and my then in laws. It's not fun. I called my brother in law while cleaning out his mother's home to ask him why he did no... Continue Reading

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No Pressure House Washing - by Jeffrey Lambert

Have you ever seen siding with mold problems or just plain dirty? That’s when you see green stuff all over the vinyl or steel siding of your house. It’s not a pretty sight. Actually, it may be more subtle than that. If you have mold or dirt growing on your siding, chances are it will just be a shade greener than the rest of the gray. It’s subtle, but it’s noticeable. 

Vinyl and steel siding is convenient and easy, but developing mold problems on your siding is a major headache. Keep your eye out for the green shade and take care of business, and you can enjoy your siding forever!

 We do not pressure wash vinyl siding because the powerful water can: Loosen siding panels poke holes through the siding damage insulation underneath which cause mold problems. We wash your vinyl siding the safe way with a pet & plant safe chemical, scrub brush, and a low pressure garden hose. 

Types of houses we wash: Vinyl, Metal, Wood.

 Choose a option for a FREE ESTIMATE: 
Option A Wash siding, exterior gutters, fascia, soffits, trim around doors & windows, clearing cobwebs and bird nests that will give your home a clean look & curb appeal. Option B Wash exterior gutters, fascia, soffits, trim around doors & windows, clearing cobwebs and bird nests that will give your home a clean look & curb appeal.
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For Sale: 399 N. East St., Niantic

$87,500

Sanagmon Valley 3 bedroom 1.5 bath 2 car attached garage open living room and dining room large kitchen with breakfast nook! Sharp!

  • Price: $87,500
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Full Baths: 2
  • Partial Baths: 0
  • Square Footage: 1685
  • MLS #: 136135876
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Featured Event: Elvin Bishop

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  • Date: 08/28/2016
  • Time: 3 PM
  • Location: Lincoln Square Theatre - Downtown Decatur
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