It is that time of year again for our annual back to school tax free holiday segment for our readers in the United States. We love the ability to save money on items that the kids need to stock up on for back to school, and we know you do as well! As always, a big thanks to the Federation of Tax … [Read more...] about 2017 Back to School Tax Free Holidays
One of my husband's favorite hobbies is his aquarium in our living room. Fish farming is one of the most exciting and rewarding areas everyone can venture in. Keeping a tropical aquarium in the living room or the backyard is not only satisfying but also gives you a fresh supply of fish. Fresh water … [Read more...] about A Guide: How to Take Care of Pet Fish
Our education system is of utmost importance because it is educating the youngsters of today and tomorrow, shaping the future leaders of our world. It has been a topic of discussion that the traditional means of education are failing today's generation and are less and less effective. They are … [Read more...] about The Benefits of Using Animation in the Education System
We're talking desserts today, doggy desserts that is! As I've said numerous times, little Miss Mollyanna (our Jack Russell/Chihuahua mix) is overweight. A lot. I've changed her to NUTRO Natural Choice Weight Management Small Bites dog food, but hubby constantly giving her table food and cracker … [Read more...] about Doggy Desserts: 125 Homemade Treats for Happy, Healthy Dogs
I have been blogging professionally since 2012. Before then my blog was basically just a place for me to write and share things happening in our lives. In 2012 though, I decided that I wanted to "run with the big dogs" and actually have a blog that meant something, that stood for something. … [Read more...] about Personal Sponsorship: From Proposal to Partnership
What do you think about when you are choosing gifts for people? Is your goal to give them something practical and functional or is frivolity the essence of gift-giving? Personally, I have a checklist that needs to be ticked whenever I’m choosing a present. Whatever I end up choosing, it needs to … [Read more...] about Giving a Man Flowers: What’s Stopping You?
It doesn’t matter how much cash you have in your account, because happiness has nothing to do with it. Your age, marital status, and money aren't a guarantee for a happy and prosperous life. Your success and happiness are in your hands. Your activities and decisions will determine the happiness and … [Read more...] about Learn the Secrets of a Happy and Successful Life
Have you ever just wondered where the past 10 to 20 years of your life have gone? Wondered what you were doing the entire time that left you feeling as though you missed out on something amazing? I do. I am going to share what a normal day - not a week - a normal day in the life is like around here, … [Read more...] about Juggling All of Life’s Demands: Is It Possible?
We are a one-income family, and yes, our financial situation is stretched to the limit at times, but we are usually able to survive from paycheck to paycheck and have what we need. It was not always so. Let me tell you a little story. About 15 years ago, I found out that I was pregnant with my … [Read more...] about Fight Hunger. Spark Change.
How many people do you know without at least one social media account? One? Two? None? Most people have at least a Facebook or a Twitter account, and many people have a few more than that. But you're a busy parent, and while it can be fun to browse social media, you don't have a lot of time for it. … [Read more...] about How to Hone Your Social Media Feeds
When you volunteer your time and energy, your support and enthusiasm can often have a ripple effect, in that it inspires others to want to participate in the changes you are making. Volunteers bring passion to any cause and they are often the people who can strengthen relationships between policies … [Read more...] about Volunteering: A Gift That Never Stops Giving
State Recommends Criminal Charges Against Teri Hardy, her husband Donald Hatland, and their company, Street Repeats LLC Investigators at the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection have recommended criminal charges be filed against an Iowa promoter for allegedly scamming dozens of … [Read more...] about Tracking Teri Hardy Hatland – Continuing Coverage
I hope that each of you have had a wonderfully blessed and happy Easter today. I cannot even begin to put into words how truly amazing I feel, knowing that my Lord and Savior that I love with all my heart, is risen from the grave. By his wounds, and his sacrifice for all mankind, we are healed. We … [Read more...] about Wishing You a Blessed Easter
So you filed for a visa to travel to the USA and got accepted. Now you're here and your visa will expire soon, but you can't go home yet because you still have business errands to fulfill, or you're simply enjoying it a lot and want to prolong your stay. Filing for an extension on your visa with … [Read more...] about Filing for an Extension on Your US Visa
To say that I'm a little honored would be an understatement. Life in a House of Testosterone Receives 2017 Best of Mechanicsville Award Mechanicsville Award Program Honors the Achievement MECHANICSVILLE March 25, 2017 -- Life in a House of Testosterone has been selected for the 2017 Best of … [Read more...] about Life in a House of Testosterone Awarded 2017 Local Business Best of Mechanicsville Award