Summer

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Ready For Your Vacation? Know That Thieves Are Ready Too!

It’s a fact that more home burglaries happen during the summer than any other time of year. But experts say there are simple steps you can take to deter burglars from breaking into your home.

CBSDFW.COM–07/17/2015

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5 Things Not To Forget In Your Beach Bag

A day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves when planning a day at the beach.

07/15/2015

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Families At Mesquite Apartment Complex Finally Get A/C Back

Families paying rent at a Mesquite apartment community are finally getting what they pay for — air conditioning. Most residents at the Hillcrest Apartments agree the last week has been miserable.

CBSDFW.COM–07/14/2015

Photos of residents dealing with A/C issues at Hillcrest Apartments (photos by K.Weisell, 1080 KRLD)

Residents Sweating It Out After AC Breaks At Mesquite Apartment Complex

It’s about to be one the hottest week so far in 2015 and residents of one Mesquite apartment complex are sweating it out while living without air conditioning.

07/13/2015

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6 Foods You Didn’t Know You Could BBQ

Break out of your picnic rut with these surprisingly grillable foods.

07/13/2015

Seattle

Winter In July: 5 Destinations To Cool Off In

You don’t have to travel far to cool off this summer. Here are five fantastic summer destinations for a cool summer vacation with the whole family.

07/10/2015

Vacation Rentals, Vacation Rental Homes, Beach Homes, Vacation

Summer Vacation Planning On A Budget

You can still have a fantastic Summer vacation — on a budget — with these five tips.

07/06/2015

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Road Trip Tips

It’s road trip season — time to tune up the car, pack up the snacks and the family, and plan a trip of a lifetime that the whole family will never forget.

06/29/2015

Science Experiment

3 Outdoor Science Experiments For Kids

The weather is warmer, and kids are gearing up to get outside and release some energy. These outdoor experiments offer curious young scientists a messy and fun learning experience.

06/11/2015

Picnic Must Haves

Packing The Perfect Summer Picnic Basket

Nothing says summer quite like a picnic lunch shared with good company. The trick to having a stress-free meal in the great outdoors is to pack your basket well.

06/08/2015

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Top 6 Mosquito Repellent Plants To Keep Pests Away

Summer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends over for a barbecue, but it seems like unexpected guests always crash the party. No, not your in-laws — we’re talking about pesky bugs

05/21/2015

Dogs Playing in Back Yard

5 Tips To Get Your Pet Ready For Summer

Summer is a time best spent outdoors and, chances are, our pets would agree. Get your animal companions ready for the summer and warmer weather with these five tips.

05/12/2015

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