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Beach Bummin’ It This Labor Day Weekend: What To Pack

Give summer a warm send off by going to the beach to enjoy the water before it gets too cold to take a dip. Here’s what to bring for your three-day weekend. 1. Friday + Saturday Weekend Hat Run all your pre-holiday errands in a comfy, trendy baseball …

Excerpt: Chasing Red by Isabelle Ronin

The beach was a good half-hour drive from Caleb’s place. We drove there with our windows open, the wind blowing my long hair. It was dark, the roads free of traffic. I felt excited, energized, and at the same time Caleb’s hand in mine calmed my anxious mind. …

Mangoes bring families together around the world

Ayesha Curry was raised by great women who instilled in her a passion for cooking. This passion has helped Ayesha both launch her career and prioritize spending time with her family in the kitchen. But even as a celebrity chef, author and foodie, Ayesha sometimes struggles to think …

5 hot trends for the home

Home safety is one of the top priorities of homeowners and renters alike. Your home should be a place to relax, play and enjoy spending time with family and friends. Here are a few of the latest trends in home security so that you can make yours a …

Easy ways to lighten up your cookout

The mouthwatering taste of grilled foods, the indulgence of rich desserts and the joy of entertaining with family and friends — a cookout is always a crowd-pleaser, no matter the time of year. The food and fun make for a memorable time, but sometimes all those savory sauces, …

Beat the heat: Tips to stay healthy and hydrated

Americans love summertime and with good reason. It is the best time for outdoor fun and travel with family. Many people enjoy outdoor activities such as bicycling, kayaking and hiking, and kids are more active with sports. One thing to keep in mind when out and about in …

5 eye health tips that are easy to visualize

Writer Leigh Hunt once said, “The groundwork of all happiness is good health.” It’s a mantra you heed because nothing is more important than your health. That’s why you watch what you eat, you exercise at least three times a week and you avoid tobacco or excessive alcohol …

A room-by-room guide to decluttering your home

Controlling clutter in your home can be a challenge; 48 percent of Americans say their houses are cluttered with stuff they don’t use anymore, according to a survey by ClearVoice Research. Multiple studies have found a cluttered home can negatively affect your mental and physical health, while a …

7 tips for balancing retirement savings and paying for college

Most people want to help their children pay for a quality college education, but it can be difficult to balance personal financial goals and funding your kids’ educational aspirations. When retirement savings is sacrificed for college costs, it can be a disservice to the entire family. To help …