Year: 2018

Celebrate National Fruitcake Day with this DELICIOUS Recipe!

Year after year, holiday season rolls around. What’s not to love about spending time with family, exchanging gifts, reflecting on individual beliefs, and most importantly home cooked food! The holiday season brings tons of delicious treats but perhaps the most famous one is the fruitcake. Dating all the way back to ancient Rome, fruitcakes have stood the test of time as a classic holiday desert.... Read Article

7 Tips to Help Your New Year’s Resolution Stick

As the year winds down, people will be making New Year’s resolutions—and lots of them. This year, many Americans will make a New Year’s resolution to get fit, stop smoking, learn French, stress less and onward and so on.  And yet… Anyone who has witnessed a crowded January gym slow to a trickle by February knows that many resolutions just don’t stick. Some studies have... Read Article

14 Little Secrets for Hosting a Houseguest

In truth, there isn’t a special secret to being the perfect host. Your generous hospitality and kind heart are what make your home welcoming – and make your guests excited to visit. Still, a few simple comforts go a long way. Whether you’re inviting some old friends, family or (deep breath!) the in-laws, here are a few thoughtful touches to help your guests feel extra... Read Article

Toys to Avoid this Holiday Season

As the holiday season rolls around, the toy markets go into over-drive producing the best and brightest toys for kids. The toys of our youth have now passed, and the stretch-Armstrong’s and lite-brites of our generation have fallen by the wayside to be replaced with bigger and better versions. However, these new toys aren’t always the safest. Often times, toys can cause a hazard to... Read Article

IIHS: The Safest Cars of 2019

Shopping for a new car can feel a little overwhelming – especially with today’s high-tech safety features. From crash avoidance to emergency autobrake, today’s car shoppers have more options than ever before. Luckily, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gives us common folks a great place to start with their annual list of TOP SAFETY PICK awards. Whether you’re actively shopping or just seeing what’s... Read Article