Archive for November, 2011

Keep Your Pet Safe During The Holidays

Veterinarian reveals hidden dangers As the pages of the calendar flip and we move closer to the holiday season, pet owners should be aware of common—but hidden—dangers to their pets as we transform our homes for the celebrations to come.

Winterize Your Home To Save On Energy

Furnaces are kicking in across the US as temperatures sink. Alas, keeping warm comes with a higher sticker price each year, no matter what type of heating system you use. According to CNN Money, the average bill for a home

Protect Your Vision

January is National Eye Care Month During the first month of the new year, take time to learn some eye health information that’s commonly overlooked. There are simple ways you can help protect your eyes and take care of your

The Good News About Chocolate

Chocolate is rich in antioxidants, which help protect our cells from damage. Research links the antioxidants in chocolate to heart-healthy benefits, including a decreased risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke.

Host A Potluck Dinner

You may think the term “potluck party” has an old-fashioned ring to it, but in reality, potluck dinners are an ideal form of entertaining for today’s host or hostess who would like to gather with friends but is too busy running between the office and the soccer fields to pull off a formal party. Whenever the impulse to have a casual get-together strikes, you can call your friends, neighbors, or family, tell them you’re organizing a potluck, and ask them to bring along one dish to share with the rest of the group.

10 Tips For Office Parties

Ending a year of layoffs, cutbacks, and no annual raises or bonuses, this season many office managers and business owners are looking for new ways to fittingly acknowledge and thank employees for their service throughout the year. Recognizing that it is difficult to justify party expenses during these tough economic times, the office party planner needs to become creative.

Holiday Gingerbread Roll

Treat family and friends to this fun, elegant dessert.