Tip of the Month – September 2020

September is Healthy Aging Month As we grow older, we tend to steer clear of the unknown and seek comfort in the familiar. Healthy Aging Month encourages seasoned adults to break the cycle and rediscover excitement in adulthood. The annual observance motivates those ages 45 and up to improve their mental, physical, social, and financial … Continue reading Tip of the Month – September 2020

#TrendingNow – September 2020

The New College Care Package While dorm life continues to foster feelings of excitement and independence in college students, group living poses a serious health risk. Be sure your college student is equipped with a COVID Quarantine Bag in the event they test positive while on campus. They can safely transition to quarantine without the … Continue reading #TrendingNow – September 2020

Something Different – September 2020

A Word on Water Meet Martin Riese, America’s first Water Sommelier. Rather than sipping vintage vinos, Riese samples waters from around the globe. More than taste, however, Riese is concerned with the nutritional value of the hydrating liquid. In particular, TDS, or total dissolved solids. TDS measures the mineral composition of water, resulting in the … Continue reading Something Different – September 2020

COVID Cooking Challenges

Quarantine inspired budding bakers and experimental chefs to share their tasty (and sometimes out-of-the-box) creations on social media. TikTok has grown increasingly popular for sharing how-to’s on microwaveable mug meals ranging from savory omelets and banana bread to creamy mac and cheese. Jenna Bush Hager of TODAY tried a viral avocado hack that keeps the … Continue reading COVID Cooking Challenges

Safe Driving Saves Lives, and Money

Safe Driving Saves Lives, and Money Summer is arguably the most dangerous travel season of the year. Highways are laden with bumper-to-bumper traffic, speed traps, and unfortunately, accidents. In 2018, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported over 9,000 automobile crashes in June, July and August. Making smart choices behind the wheel not only keeps … Continue reading Safe Driving Saves Lives, and Money

Review Your Benefits Packages

While working remote and navigating the possibility of virtual schooling, be sure to review your family’s insurance coverage. Ensure both medical and dental coverage are effective and up-to-date to avoid any costly co-pays or office fees for routine visits. Car insurance should also be verified in the unlikely event of an accident during your morning … Continue reading Review Your Benefits Packages

Back to Zoom: How to Master Mandated Homeschooling

Back to school, or back to Zoom? Several states continue to raise concerns about reopening classrooms, sporting venues, and other learning environments to teachers and students. As hybrid learning progresses further as a possibility for the new academic normal, parents and children alike should prepare for the at-home classroom. With one semester of virtual learning … Continue reading Back to Zoom: How to Master Mandated Homeschooling