Monthly Archives July 2016

Whether you’re transitioning to a new home down the block or across the country, moving is no simple task. It’s hard to imagine anyone is feeling more stressed out than you, but your four-legged friend, who depends on the familiarity of their home surroundings, is being thrown into a whole new environment with no understanding [...]
If you long over glossy magazine photos of perfect landscapes and gardens but just don't have the space to grow your own, we've got just the project to spur that aspiring green thumb to action – terrariums! Making your own terrarium is fun, and they're surprisingly easy to care for. They're the perfect starter project [...]
Stuffy nose, sore throat, upset stomach – no matter how hard you try to avoid it – sometimes you wake up feeling sick. And when you’re dealing with unpleasant symptoms, the last thing you want to do is eat or drink something that will make you feel even worse. You know that old saying starve [...]
Eating healthy can be challenging – especially when you’re constantly running around. Between work, errands and picking up the kids after school, you might not always have time to cook a nutritious meal from scratch. But before you lose hope, know that achieving your health goals doesn’t require a complete lifestyle change. There are plenty [...]
If you're looking for some fun crafts to do, skip the trip to the perennially pricey art store and try using items you can find around the house to make something new. Sure, you can throw an empty milk jug into the recycling bin, but why not poke holes in the cap and use it [...]
Everyone loves grilling hamburgers and hot dogs. They’re as traditional as homemade apple pie and peanuts at a baseball game. From the zesty BBQ sauces of Kansas City to the hickory rubbed briskets of Texas, the roots of barbecue are slathered in tradition. Still, when you’re relaxing in your backyard and cooking with an open [...]
You scream, I scream, we all scream for ice cream! Ice cream is the perfect dessert for any occasion, and studies have shown that in small quantities, it can even be good for you. Ice cream has key nutrients and vitamins such as calcium, potassium, and vitamin B. Not only that, but it makes you [...]
While signing up for volunteer work around the holidays is always a great way to spread cheer, you don't have to wait until the end of the year to give back to the community in which you live and work. There are plenty of opportunities to volunteer throughout the year, and you can find ways [...]

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