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  • Save on heating costs this winter
    Save on heating costs this winter
    Winter is coming, and with it comes higher heating bills. There are some easy, inexpensive ways that can help lower those bills while still remaining comfortable. Here are some ideas to get you started.1. Use a draft dodger on drafty window sills...
  • Lazy Applesauce Recipe
    How to make applesauce the easy way
    Applesauce is so easy to make in a crockpot/slow cooker that you don't even really need a recipe. But, here's a rough guideline in recipe form:IngredientsHowever many apples you can fit in your slow cookerWaterCinnamon, to tasteBrown sugar...
  • Spirit Halloween announces the top 10 costume trends for Halloween
    Spirit Halloween announces the top 10 costume trends for Halloween
    Spirit Halloween, one of the largest Halloween retailers in North America has announced its list of top Halloween costumes for 2014. In addition to costumes in trend, Spirit Halloween will carry exclusive costumes and products from HBO's "...
  • Home SPA 101: Energize and stimulate for self-care
    Home SPA 101: Energize and stimulate for self-care
    Beauty and relaxation are hand-in-glove for finding some peace, energy and well-being. If you can’t afford a personal spa trip, are shy with body masseurs or cosmeticians, there are things you can do at home to recreate the benefits and...
  • J.C. Penney and Breast Cancer Awareness month
    J.C. Penney and Breast Cancer Awareness month
    As part of J.C.Penney's continued commitment to the cause and in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month (October), they have launched an appropriate line of goods. Some of these brands include Hope for a Cure, Made for Life, Nike and...
  • Miami Halloween party for kids features gun range
    Top cops at Miami schools say Halloween best celebrated with firearms
    An anti-bullying event planner is hosting a Lock & Load Miami event for Halloween in Miami, Florida.Promising to be a unique Halloween event, partiers will have the ability to partake in a unique automatic machine gun shooting range experience...
  • October is National Bullying Prevention Month: Stand up and speak out
    October is National Bullying Prevention Month: Stand up and speak out
    The month of October is filled with all kinds of frightful Halloween masks and pictures, ghostly sounds, and haunted houses. But October is also the month that we raise awareness to another kind of frightful image as we shine the light on National...
  • National Walk Your Dog Day 2014
    National Walk Your Dog Day 2014 Kicks-off 'Adopt a Dog Month' for October
    Today is National Walk Your Dog Day 2014! For the millions of dog owners out there, today is a day set aside just for you to take your furry companion for a stroll and give him a bit of extra attention. National Walk Your Dog Day is also the...
  • Daylight Savings Time 2014: When does it end? When do we turn the clocks back?
    Daylight Saving Time 2014: When does DST end? When do we turn the clocks back?
    It's that time of year again. The time when many begin asking, "When does daylight savings time (DST) end, and when do we turn the clocks back?" The leaves are beginning to change color in some parts of the country and that gets...
  • Life happens
    How would you cover unexpected medical expenses?
    Unfortunately, things happen in our lives that set us back financially from time to time. A loss of income, a change in family dynamics or even unexpected medical expenses can certainly take a toll on a family's financial situation.In order to...
  • Bartholomew Park
    Sonoma's best kept secret: Bartholomew Park Winery's hidden hiking trail
    Just about a mile and a half from Sonoma's Town Square, nestled in a squeaky clean residential neighborhood, is Bartholomew Park Winery. The grounds include sprawling lawns with plenty of shade trees, picnic tables overlooking the vineyards,...
  • Columbus Day 2014 Closings: Are banks, DMV, post office, stores open Monday, October 13?
    Columbus Day 2014 closings: Are banks, DMV, post office, stores open Oct. 13?
    Wondering what's open and what's closed on Columbus Day? Americans are asking, "Is there mail delivery on Columbus Day, and are the banks open October 13?" Many people have the day off from work and are wondering if the post...
  • Orange candle burning
    Find your perfect fall candle scent at Bath & Body Works
    Candle junkies rejoice! Bath and Body Works is offering seasonal savings on many of its most popular candles, Wallflowers and Scentportables. Now that fall is officially upon us, what better time than now to transition from summer’s sweet...
  • Inateck.com: Review for the MP1503 Macbook 15" Case Cover Laptob Felt Sleeve for
    Inateck: MP1503 Macbook 15" Case Cover Laptob Felt Sleeve: Review
    Inateck has come out with a simple, yet elegant laptop case/cover the for the Macbook 15". It is comprised of gray felt and measures 39x28cm. The felt is sustainable, renewable and biodegradable. There is a strong, elastic black band which...
  • Halloween treat recipes
    Quick and easy Halloween party treats to spook your guests
    Whether you want cute or creepy Halloween desserts for your party guests, putting together a great snack spread doesn’t have to be complicated. There are plenty of DIY Halloween ideas that don’t require a trip to the bakery or a...