Natural Remedies to Relieve Stress

Take the stressors out of your daily life to enjoy life and improve your health. Although stress is a natural part of life, it can be harmful to your health. Long-term stress can lead to illnesses and even increase your risk of developing health conditions like strokes and heart disease. Instead of finding quick fixes and taking medications, find the cause of stress and treat it naturally. Meditate. Take a deep breath and let go of your stress. Spare 10 minutes every day to sit quietly … [Read more...]

Simple Gardening Tips for Your Garden

Anyone can fix their garden to look like a million bucks, and with these simple gardening tips, so can you.  Gardening is something that many people do around the world because it allows us to create and grow using nature itself. The perfect botanical arrangement of flowers, vegetables, and fruits can make any home look pristine. The best part is you don't have to invest thousands of dollars to improve your garden, being a little thrifty can give your garden the boost it needs. Here are a few … [Read more...]

Graduation Ceremony Tips for Parents (and Other Guests)

Graduation ceremonies are long, but it's all worth it to hear the name of your child or spouse or partner or friend and see them receive their diploma.  After many years of hard work, the soon- to- be- graduate will receive their diploma and graduate from the institution (be it a high school or university, or some other institution in which a graduation is necessary). If you will be attending a graduation ceremony soon, here are a few ideas to make it go as smoothly as possible. Arrive Early … [Read more...]

Small Business Tips for Employee Retention

Small businesses need their best employees, but keeping up with competition and poor management can become obstacles which lead to turnover.  Good employees are the lifeblood of any business, but a good employer is the beating heart which spreads this oxygen-rich blood (the employees) and keeps the business alive. Losing employees is the last thing small businesses want because it is a costly loss. Replacing an employee costs, on average, 20 percent of that employee's annual salary. If you own … [Read more...]

How to Purchase a Life Insurance Policy with Pre-Existing Condition

Everyone wants to protect their family, and a life insurance policy can give you the opportunity to do so. But how do you buy a life insurance plan with pre-existing conditions?  Life insurance financially protects your home in the event of your death as long as you pay your premiums. Your premiums are determined by a few factors which include your age, health, and more. If your health is in good standing, you can find a life insurance policy that meets your needs for relatively cheap. But if … [Read more...]

Easy to-Do Habits That Are Good for the Planet (and Your Wallet)

The planet is warming up and it's up to us to do everything in our power to reduce our carbon footprint.  Climate change is a very real threat and we, humans, are to blame. Your carbon footprint is the amount of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gasses you pump into the atmosphere by merely living your life in the 21st century. Chances are it's a much higher than you think. (You can get an estimate of your carbon footprint here.) The earth and life will be fine, they've survived five mass … [Read more...]

How to Choose and Use the Right Fire Extinguisher

It pays to know which fire extinguisher is right for your business because it may one day prove to save your business.  Knowing which fire extinguisher is right for your business and how to use it may prove to be a lifesaver, literally. More important, it can also be a necessary tool in saving the lives of your employees and customers. But many adults may not know how to use a fire extinguisher. Here are a few tips on how to choose and use the right fire extinguisher. The Different Kinds of … [Read more...]

What Kind of Doctor’s Visit Do I Need?

Medicine has come a long way since the dawn of humankind, it's become extremely specialized and thus requires that you know a little about what care you need when visiting the doctor.  When you're sick or injured, it is useful to know the difference between the different tiers of care and for what they are needed. For example, there are urgent situations that are not true emergencies like minor sprains. Then there are situations that require you go straight to the emergency room. Knowing the … [Read more...]

What They Don’t Teach Kids at Driver’s Ed

Driver's ed is necessary for kids to understand the rules of the road, but they don't teach them everything that would be useful for car ownership. In order for your kids to understand and practice the necessary rules of the road, they need driver's ed to teach them. But as important as driver's ed plays in the driving development of teens all around the nation, it can often miss the mark when it comes to teaching them about basic car information. Teens are involved in around 300,000 car … [Read more...]

21st Annual Battle of the Brews 2017

Don't miss out on this great event which gives you access to many great beers which are sure to rock your taste buds.  When: April 8, 2017 Where: Grace Pavilion 1350 Bennett Valley Road Santa Rosa, California 95476 2017 marks the 21st year of the People's Choice Main Event along with the return of two great additions to the lineup. The Craft Cup is a specialty craft brew competition that will feature a variety of premier micro-breweries from all across the nation. This (the event) will … [Read more...]

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