Family Camping 101: Getting Geared Up for the Great Outdoors

By | 2019-04-17T15:53:15+00:00 April 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Summer's coming, and you haven't had a family vacation in... well, since when? Traveling is expensive, especially with kids.  Are you itching to spend some time outdoors?  Maybe it's time to rough it, even if it's on your terms.  You can easily break into family camping and put together basic gear for about the same cost [...]

Create a Fresh Oasis to Celebrate Spring

By | 2019-04-17T14:44:12+00:00 April 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Let's face it; once the holidays are behind us, we spend the rest of the winter longing for spring. Spring brings with it new life and a chance for a fresh start and rejuvenation. How to make the most of spring: Spring means bulky sweaters, boots, and parkas go back into storage, and our spring wardrobe [...]

Decluttering Your Home Affects Every Part of Your Life

By | 2019-03-26T14:27:58+00:00 March 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Historically, we do in-depth cleaning in the spring. Spring is about new life and new beginnings and we always want to reflect that in our spring-cleaning rituals. Spring decorating trends are always about clean, open, decluttered spaces. The doors are about to be flung open to seasonal breezes after being closed for months. No clutter laying [...]

Aromatic and Air Scrubbing Plants for Your Home

By | 2019-03-26T13:43:07+00:00 March 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Caring for plants is, in and of itself, a great way to relax. When you include your kids in the activity, you help teach them nurturing skills.  This keeps them connected with the natural world. We've chosen four often-overlooked air scrubbing plants species that are easy to care for.  They brighten up a room and help [...]

5 Healthy Winter Crock Pot Recipes That You Can Make in a Breeze!

By | 2019-02-11T00:46:00+00:00 February 11th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Looking for creative healthy dinner ideas that will keep you and your family warm this winter? Well, you're in luck! We have some recipes that will take the anxiety out of "What's for dinner?" All you need is a crock-pot. Why use a crock-pot? Well, crock-pots are easy and convenient. You can put it on before [...]

Exercises You can do at Work

By | 2019-02-10T22:32:15+00:00 February 10th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Quick and Easy Indoor Exercises with Big Impact Exercise is important. While not a lot of us like that fact, it is something we have all come to accept. People are living longer than ever before, partially due to our ever-increasing knowledge of nutrition, sleep, and exercise and the importance they have to the human body. [...]

6 Dog Walking Safety Tips That Will Keep You Injury-Free!

By | 2019-02-10T21:29:59+00:00 February 10th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

At some point or another, most dog owners have gotten injured while walking their dog. Now, how does this normally happen? Dog owners are pulled too hard and get yanked by their dog and can lose their footing and fall. Not to mention, your dog will need to be walked regardless of how bad the weather [...]

How to be Thrifty, Unique, and Romantic for Valentine’s Day

By | 2019-01-26T00:02:12+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As we turn the calendar to February, we realize the inevitable; Valentine's Day once again looms large. Whether you've enjoyed wedded bliss for 40 years or just met your sweetheart a month ago, you feel the pressure to prove your love and empty your pocketbook. In 2019, the average American will spend about $144 each on [...]

How to Save Your Back This Winter

By | 2019-01-17T19:47:25+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

During the winter months, many people feel their aches and pains more intensely. Not only that, the winter months can be hard on your back in general! Shoveling snow and winter sports can both cause serious damage, while a lack of physical activity can drain your strength and put unnecessary stress on your spine. Poor spinal [...]

Self Care to Beat the Post-Holiday Blues

By | 2019-01-17T15:05:28+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

After the holidays, it can be difficult to get back in the regular swing of things. The anticipation of the holiday season is gone and, in some cases, may have been accompanied by quite a let-down. Days are still short, nights are still long, and it's hard to get outside. Worse, the bills may begin rolling [...]