When is the right time to adopt a pet?

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There are numerous studies related to pet ownership and the benefits of having a four-legged companion. Research says that having a pet can decrease things like allergies, blood pressure, loneliness and even anxiety. That’s incredible! However, just because studies show these amazing statistics, it doesn’t mean that getting a pet is always an easy experience. Opening your home to a … Read More

5 Ways to Avoid Holiday Stress

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What’s the best thing about Thanksgiving?  Is it the food, family or fun? Wait. Don’t answer that. We won’t make you choose just one. Thanksgiving is right around the corner and it can be a very exciting time of the year, but it can also be a bit overwhelming for some. With so many different things going on it’s hard … Read More

7 Ways to Stay Energized this Fall

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Do you ever find yourself less energetic or less motivated when the weather starts to cool down and summer activities come to a close? You are not alone. The hustle and bustle of summer can zap the energy out of almost anyone. Some people thrive on the various activities happening when the weather is warm. How can you maintain the … Read More

What to expect with an Alzheimer’s diagnosis

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If you are reading this post because your loved one or someone you are close to has recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, we’d like to first offer our deepest sympathies and tell you that you are not alone. Knowing that others are experiencing the same issues or are currently facing the same challenges as you are, can often times help … Read More

10 things you can do before summer is over

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With your grandchildren headed back to school and the month of August coming to a close, you might be feeling like this summer has snuck by without you being able to enjoy it. Don’t worry! There’s still time to appreciate the last days of summer. This time of the year seems to go by faster than others. It might be … Read More

10 Fun and Easy No-Bake Independence Day Treats from Pinterest

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Have you discovered Pinterest yet? If you a cook or are someone that enjoys surfing the web, you probably have. Pinterest is a great way to find recipes, home ideas, fun activities, and other inspiring things. Click on the following link to go to Pinterest: pinterest.com. Click on the following link for several no-bake 4th of July recipes: Recipe 4th … Read More

Hot Weather Do’s and Don’ts for the Summer Months

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Summer is upon us and it’s important to remember a few warm weather safety tips for you and your loved ones. It’s a beautiful time of the year! Unfortunately, scorching hot temperatures can sometimes lead to unforeseen situations that can easily be avoided by taking the necessary precautions. Take a moment to review the following Do’s and Don’ts to help … Read More

10 reasons to laugh more

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Are you missing a little laughter in your life? Laughter is a beautiful thing and people of all ages should do it more. Make your summer even better by increasing how much you laugh each day. A great sense of humor can help you in so many ways. Studies have shown that the ability to laugh out loud can be … Read More