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Show Your Gratitude on Veterans Day, show our service members that we care

Nov 9 , 2017

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Show Your Gratitude on Veterans Day

Veterans Day is November 11th; let’s show our service members that we care.  Veterans Day is a national holiday that honors those that have served in the United States Armed Forces.  Not to be confused with Memorial Day, Veteran’s Day celebrates the brave service of all military veterans.  This Veterans Day, honor the sacrifices of these true American heroes.  Here are some ways that we can show our service members that we care. Donate One of the easiest ways to show your appreciation this Veterans Day is by donating to organizations or charities that provide service and support to our Read Full Post

Halloween Safety Tips for Your Home

Oct 26 , 2017

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Halloween Safety Tips for Your Home

Halloween is around the corner!   Make sure your home is prepared for a festive but safe night with these Halloween safety tips! Halloween is all about candy, costumes, and fun.  However, in the midst of all the excitement, it’s sometimes easy to forgot about small safety issues.  On Halloween night, you’ll most likely have many visitors, so take the necessary steps to keep them safe.  Take a little time as you’re preparing your bowls of candy to follow these easy Halloween safety tips to prepare your home. Clear Any Walking Hazards Whether it’s party guests arriving or eager Read Full Post

Easy Time Management Hacks

Sep 28 , 2017

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Easy Time Management Hacks

Follow these easy time management tips to do more with your day! Sometimes 24-hours doesn’t seem like enough time to handle everything that’s on your plate.  Between work, family, personal relationships, and other responsibilities, it can feel like you’ll never get anything done.  Nevertheless, try not to stress and follow these time management strategies to make the most of your waking hours! Write it Down Trying to keep a mental checklist of everything that you need to do is a lot of pressure.  Keeping everything in your head can make it difficult to remember small details or Read Full Post

National Fitness & Sports Month

May 4 , 2017

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May is National Fitness & Sports Month

May is National Fitness & Sports Month, do you know how to get active and fit in this great month that promotes fitness, and the well-being of your body and mind? If you are ready to get moving on National Fitness & Sports Month, here are a few ways you can participate in this month. Perhaps you want to get your child's school involved to promote fitness and health. Here are a few ways you can act on this great National Fitness & Sports Month. Use Two Wheels, Not Four If you need to go grocery shopping, or do some basic nearby chore, ride your bicycle instead of taking your Read Full Post

What You Can Do to Celebrate Earth Day

Apr 18 , 2017

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What You Can Do to Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day is a day in which we all reflect on the earth's extreme fragility, and what we can do to combat, or at least slow, the effects of climate change.  The Amazon forest, the Great Barrier Reef, the Arctic ice. These are just a few of the well-known ecosystems which are changing in real-time before our very eyes. Unfortunately, human impact is not only limited to these three ecosystems: every ecosystem around the planet is changing and having an effect on our world. Earth Day is a day in which we take a look at our ways and make changes in order to decrease our carbon footprint. But it Read Full Post

Your Very Own Spring Cleaning Checklist

Apr 27 , 2017

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Your Very Own Spring Cleaning Checklist

If you want to have an immaculate home this spring, make sure that you use this spring cleaning checklist.  Is there anything more satisfying than sitting in a recently cleaned room? For many, if not everyone, that sensation of accomplishment and relaxation only comes after the work is finished. Your spring cleaning may not be effortless, but you can definitely streamline the process by knowing how to spring clean the best. Here are a few tips on how you can efficiently spring clean your home and get to that accomplished/relaxed feeling as quick as you can. Walls & Ceilings Use a Read Full Post

auto insurance in plano, tx

Dec 15 , 2016

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Improve the Efficiency of Your Car

Your car gets you to where you need to be, shouldn't you make sure it's running efficiently?  There is a saying that goes, "in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." Well, we have one that we would like to add to the list: gas prices going up and up. And if you, like many Americans, are still driving a gas-powered car, you may want to do everything in your power to make your vehicle more efficient before you have to pay an arm and a leg for a gallon. Here are a few tips for your to help your car become more efficient and save you some money–alongside auto Read Full Post

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Dec 5 , 2016

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Why You Should Get Your Flu Shot

Winter brings the ruthlessness of the flu, and the flu shot is your best bet in fighting this virus.  Brace yourselves: Influenza is coming. It's true you can get the flu anytime during the year, but the fall and winter create the ideal environment for them to thrive. Luckily, we have the power of vaccines to help us fight against this virus. Many people don't see the point in the flu vaccine, but it may end up saving you or someone you know a trip to the hospital. Here are a few reasons why you should get your flu vaccine. What is the flu vaccine?  Your body fights viruses by creating Read Full Post

renters insurance in plano, tx

Nov 28 , 2016

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Apartment Hunting Tips You Should Know

When you are hunting for an apartment, there are certain aspects that you should know that could help.  Apartment hunting can be a bit stressful when you are searching with a blindfold on, metaphorically and literally speaking. The main amenities that you are probably looking out for are a dishwasher, in-unit washer/dryer, and proximity to public transportation. But there may be some more things you may not have thought of yet that could save you time and money. Here are a few ways to have the most efficient and effective apartment search. Set a Budget You may be surprised to know how Read Full Post

Fun Facts About Thanksgiving

Nov 14 , 2016

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Fun Facts About Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks for everything we have, but few fun facts are good to know.  Thanksgiving is a time we spend with our friends and family and give thanks for all that we have as privileged Americans. While the tradition of Thanksgiving started during a morally questionable time period in American history, it has evolved into a holiday that humbles us (right before the ironic shopping rampage of Black Friday). "Wow" your guests with these fun Thanksgiving facts that could spark some interesting conversation. Fact No. 1: Tryptophan Turkey Those who don't do their Read Full Post