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  • Four rainbows in less than fourteen hours
    Four rainbows in less than fourteen hours
    Sometimes, if one is in the right place, at the right time, he/she will get to see a rainbow. If things work out in a correct meteorological manner, one might even see a double bow. The odds are very small when it comes to seeing three distinct...
  • Five-day rainfall forecast for period Sept. 30, 2013 - Oct. 5, 2013
    Summery weather regime returns to southwest Florida
    Tropical moisture is poised over the Florida Keys and southward into the Caribbean. This moisture is set to slowly advance northward across southwest Florida during the next few days. Associated with this northward surge in moisture is a weak area...
  • Thunderstorms on southern horizon (view from north Naples, FL) early on Sept. 28, 2013
    High dew points and showers return to southwest Florida
    As a weak low-pressure passed across north Florida and moved out into the Atlantic, drier air moved into southwest Florida on Friday (Sept. 27, 2013). Dew points (a measure of the absolute humidity of the air) dropped into the lower 70’s...
  • High lathering castile liquid soap and long wearing hemp washcloth
    Cleaner you and resource conservation, a sustainable shower in four easy steps
    The key to getting yourself really clean is scrubbing with high-lathering soap on a washcloth. This goes hand-in-hand with water conservation in the shower.Castile concentrated liquid soap makes huge amounts of lather, is an excellent shampoo for...
  • Beating Depression
    Benefits of cold showers on depression
    Depression affects approximately 121 million people worldwide to some degree according to the World Health Organization. Of this statistic, less than 25 percent of this large population have access to any professional treatment.Often times whether...
  • Bath & Body Works Beautiful Day Shower Gel
    Bath & Body Works Beautiful Day Shower Gel
    I now have written a few articles on some of the products included in Bath & Body Works Beautiful Day collection. I am doing it yet again; this time on the Shower Gel. Even if you prefer a bar of soap, shower gel provides that relaxation and...
  • ESSIO Shower aromatherapy pods
    STEAMED
    It’s a brand new year, and l’ve decided to succumb to the post-Oprah platitudes and make a couple of 2013 Resolutions, going with the premise that things could actually be different in the 12 months to come. A definition of insanity?...
  • Holiday Bathroom Gadgets
    Bathroom gadgets that make great holiday gifts
    Have that "hard to buy for" person on your holiday list?Look no further than the bathroom when it comes to buying that perfect gift.As it is for many consumers, the holiday season is Roto-Rooter’s busiest. America’s largest...
  • Current weather map
    Another mild day on tap for Youngstown today
    A weak disturbance will cross the area this morning. A few scattered showers are possible across the Mahoning Valley through mid day. Skies will become partly sunny this afternoon. It will remain quite mild today with afternoon high temperatures...
  • Shower
    How-to maximize your shower space for the ultimate experience (Video)
    I think it’s pretty safe to say that everyone would love a luxury bathroom full of amenities and space. The bathroom is the one place in a house that a person can truly seek relaxation void of any people. It is a place to complete daily...
  • Satellite-derived winds early on Sept. 22, 2012
    Even more wet weather is in store for southwest Florida
    As advertised, last week, it was a wet week in southwest Florida. Several cold fronts tried, but were unsuccessful, in penetrating the tropical air mass over our region. Each day, high heat and humidity led to scattered, sometimes locally heavy,...
  • Cleanlogic Bath and Bodycare
    Reinvent yourself with Cleanlogic reinvigorating bath and shower accessories
    As we all know, summer is coming to an end. Some of us are still trying to soak in the last few weeks of sunshine and warm, bearable temperatures, but fall will be here before we know it.The days of hanging at the beach or pool, wearing flip flops...
  • Current weather map
    Slight chance of an isolated storm in Akron today
    High pressure will drift to the east of the area this morning. A weak disturbance will move across the area this afternoon. While the atmosphere is generally dry, this disturbance could be enough to touch off a shower or thunderstorm in a few...
  • The Loop shower system
    Loop shower encircles your dirty body with spray
    Now this would be fun. Adding this to my fantasy bathroom fixture list. The "Loop" shower system from Idiah, the Italian furniture and bath fixture designers, sure looks like the famouse Dyson bladeless fan, the Air Multiplier.This is so...
  • Indicator Stop Bath
    Don't Throw Out that Stop Bath, Get into Hot Water
    Every black and white photographer is familiar with stop bath, usually, Kodak Indicator Stop Bath. If you have ever developed your own pictures, you probably have a bottle gathering dust in the basement. You also may have heard that one of the...