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The greatest casualty is being forgotten

Knollwood Cemetery permits upright headstones/monuments as a family’s way to remember deceased loved ones. In some areas of Knollwood, besides granite headstones, certain sections allow only flat markers (bronze) to be used to preserve the natural appearance of the landscape. Granite headstones can be created quickly and easily in many sizes,...

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Free up your time to recapture the holiday joy with a deep house cleaning or weekly cleaning service

Thanksgiving and the rest of the holiday season are on their way, yet your home may not be ready. Pet hair from shedding animals, dirty floors from the wet fall weather, bathrooms needing some TLC, general grime from our attention being focused on the pandemic and home schooling—it all adds up to an unpleasant environment in which to...

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Homeowners who relax and take their time in designing a new outdoor living space enjoy the process and are more satisfied with the finished project

One of the big societal changes that Covid-19 has helped escalate is an emphasis on the home as a place to relax and enjoy time with our friends and family. Rather than spending money on resort vacations, beach houses, and cruises, more of us are investing in creating similar experiences in our own backyard—with patios, fireplaces, ponds,...

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For the residents of SouthWest Commons Assisted Living, it feels so good to be able to share time in person with friends and loved ones again

The residents of SouthWest Commons Assisted Living in Strongsville are looking forward to fall. Right now, they are soaking up the last days of summer in their beautiful outdoor spaces and getting a peak at the changing colors. They recently enjoyed an annual Oktoberfest celebration that went on right as scheduled. And perhaps the best news for...

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Lion's mane mushroom: The memory mushroom

Today, I’d like to discuss a medicinal mushroom that may protect against Alzheimer’s disease, help relieve symptoms of depression and anxiety and even speed recovery from nervous system injuries. Lion’s mane mushroom, named for its shaggy appearance, contains two special compounds that can stimulate the growth of brain cells:...

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