Wednesday, February 5, 2020

The 5 worst ways to lose weight in 2020

Setting unrealistic goals is not the answer to shedding pounds By Cliff Mehrtens Losing weight is high on many people’s plan to improve their health in...

How to save and store kids’ artwork

Happy New Year! The start of the new year is a time for resolutions. Exercise more, lose weight, eat healthier, get organized, save money, start...

2019 Changes in Tax Laws

Now that we are in the last month of the year, let's dive into the new changes in the 2020 Filing Season for 2019...

Don’t make New Year’s resolutions. Make a plan.

Here's how to reach your goals in 2020 By Cliff Mehrtens New Year’s resolutions sound good, but most are never accomplished. About 80% of those intentions fizzle, according to U.S...

A Guide to backing up your digital photos

A Guide to Backing Up Digital Photos- A 3 part series If you’re snapping away without a backup plan for your photos, beware: In an...

There is a new guy in town – Part 3: Jamaica

Last week we talked about a vacation package from Vacation Express in Cancun. This week, I will give an example of a package they...

Business Owners & Contractors: Have P&L ready by 12/31/19

Now that we are in the last month of the year, this is the time where all Business Owners & Contractors with 1099’s Miscellaneous...

The value of a Professional Photographer

I’d be lying if I said that I didn’t I love using my phone to capture everyday moments of my friends, family, pets, and...

There is a new guy in town – Part 2: Cancun

Last week, we talked about Vacation Express. This week, I will give an example of a package they offer for a June 14 departure...

20 Christmas Activities for Kids

Christmas is just around the corner! If you’re looking for some Christmas activities to do with the kids this week, here is a list...

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Family Valentine Mailboxes

Valentine’s Day is a great day to celebrate family. It’s a day to be a little bit more intentional than usual in showing love...

Sarcoma Awareness Part 1 – Join the Move for Jenn Movement

Cancer.   The word stops you dead in your tracks.  For Jenn Andrews, the word ignited a flame to create a foundation to ensure...

Pistachio-crusted chicken is fresh and fast

Flavorful chicken served with couscous and a fresh tomato-cucumber salsa. By Gina DiPietro This wholesome recipe packs in the flavor with pistachios and a few fresh...

Move over Snapchat, TikTok is new the thing

Well honestly, TikTok isn't really that new, but unless you're a young person it's likely you haven't heard about it yet. But you're going...

Ouch, I’m Active But My Feet Hurt

A few weeks ago my foot was killing me. Particularly my heel. Earlier in the year, I started working out doing high-intensity interval training....

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Sarcoma Awareness Part 1 – Join the Move for Jenn Movement

Cancer.   The word stops you dead in your tracks.  For Jenn Andrews, the word ignited a flame to create a foundation to ensure...

Landscape tips for the 1st Quarter

By Marysia Coyne January and February Mulch to keep moisture even and weeds away. Prune non-flowering evergreens shrubs. Winter (up until the end of May) is a good...

Why Mulch/What to Use

Even though all varieties of mulch, whether hardwood bark, pine bark, cedar, cypress and even pine straw produce much of the same benefits, retaining...

How to make the most of leftover FSA dollars

An FSA, or “Flexible Spending Arrangement,” is an employer-offered benefit that allows you to set aside pre-tax money from your paycheck for health care...

A century of cookie sales: the story behind the Girl Scout Cookie

Today, Girl Scout cookies are nothing less than a multi-million dollar empire.  In fact, according to NBC News, revenue from the sales of Girl...