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Decorating for the Holidays

“Christmas waves a magic wand over the world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.” – Norman Vincent Peale The holidays are definitely a magical time of the year. With cookies and presents and gorgeous decorations, it’s hard not to get in the holiday spirit. And yes, [...]

Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

“Sleep is the golden chain that ties health and our body together.” – Thomas Dekker You know that sleep is essential to your health and well-being. And you do your best to get the proper amount of sleep each night. But, are you really getting enough?  Sometimes the signs that you’re not [...]

How to Determine Your Interior Design Style

Decorating your home can be fun and exciting, but it can also be confusing, especially if you’re trying to figure out your design style. While it’s most important that your home is decorated with things you love, if you’re trying to develop a cohesive look, you might find it advantageous to [...]

10 Asian Dishes You Can Make at Home

When it comes to takeout dishes – what do you always order? Pizza? Indian food? Asian cuisine?  If you’re a fan of Asian takeout, but not a fan of what it does to your wallet, you should start making some delicious meals at home. You’ll be surprised how easy it is to create takeout-style [...]

Kids Gift Guide

When your kids come home with a birthday party invitation, you can just see the excitement in their eyes. They can’t wait to celebrate their friend turning a year older, plus there’s bound to be fun activities and yummy treats. Of course, that means that you probably need to find a birthday [...]

8 Summer Skin Care Tips

“Summertime is always the best of what might be.” – Charles Bowden Do you feel that way about summer? Do you love all that summer brings with it? Abundant sunshine. Warm weather. Barbecues and picnics. Time at the beach or in the pool. It’s a great time to head outdoors. And, while you [...]

How to Get to Know Your Neighbors

When you move into a new place, you have a lot to get done. You need to get your new home all settled. You have to get your internet and other utilities hooked up. And, you probably want to get to know some of your new neighbors. With everyone being so busy these days, it […]

Is Your Child Ready for Sleepaway Camp?

It’s hard to believe, but school will be out for summer sooner than we know. That means it’s time to start thinking about summer activities for your kids. Sports camps, daycare, day camps, and even sleepaway camps are all possibilities. When it comes to picking a camp for your child, you may be [...]

Pros and Cons to Credit Cards

Today it seems that everything is done with cards only. Very few people carry cash around anymore. There are great benefits that come along with using credit cards to make purchases, but there are also big pitfalls as well. Know the risks before you decide. Pros Build Credit: Most lenders want [...]