Infuse Your Holiday Traditions with a Touch of Sweetness

(StatePoint) As the holidays approach, you’re probably starting to think about ways to make the season a little bit sweeter for friends and family. After all, it’s the perfect time of year to indulge your sweet...

Holiday Hazards Abound for Pets

(SPM Wire) The holiday season may not always be the happiest time of year for our four-legged friends. Many dangers abound for dogs and cats -- from holiday greenery to rich chocolate treats to sparkly tinsel. ...

Holiday Gift-Giving Tips and Inspiration

(StatePoint) Looking for a way to “Sleigh the Holiday?” Raise the bar on gift-giving with thoughtful items for everyone on your list. The experts at Bed Bath & Beyond are offering some inspiration for spread...

Safe Winter Driving Tips

(StatePoint) While winter can be a beautiful time of year, it can also be a treacherous season on the roads. Winter driving conditions require increased attention and an ability to adapt quickly. In 2015, 8,...

Tips for Making this Holiday Gathering the Best One Yet!

(StatePoint) As most holiday hosts know, it’s not unheard-of to spend the majority of your party in the kitchen, while guests laugh together down the hall. But preparing in advance can help you reduce stress...

Tips to Keep Your Family Healthy and Happy this Winter

(StatePoint) With colder weather comes an increase in weather-related illness and health issues. From activity levels to mood, diet and more, seasonal weather affects all areas of your life. But, don’t let the ...

Must-Have Accessories for Cold Weather

(StatePoint) In cooler weather, it’s all about finding clothing and accessories that stand up to the elements and are also stylish. Here are some great, functional must-have accessories to keep you looking grea...

Easy Ways to Weatherize Your Home

(StatePoint) Extreme temperatures -- hot or cold -- can send your energy bills through the roof while also creating an uncomfortable living space for your family. Almost two-thirds of American adults live in...

Tips to Keep Your Neighborhood Safe

(StatePoint) Amid recent headlines, which include mass shootings, terrorist attacks and typical everyday crime, it can be easy to feel unsafe. But individual citizens can take steps to make their homes and comm...