Start Journaling For The New Year

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A good way to track your year and maintain some self-accountability is to journal. Journaling can be a great way to express emotions, keep up with memories, discuss dreams, or maintain goals. No matter how you want to journal if you never have before it can be daunting. For every... [read more]

Flat Tire? Now What?

Flat tire
The unfortunate occurrence of getting a flat tire is frustrating, but it doesn't have to derail your entire day. With a little preparation and know-how, you can handle the event with ease. Keep reading for a quick guide on what to do if you get a flat tire. Find a Safe... [read more]

Make These Christmas Cookies With The Family

Now that we're this far into December, your Christmas preparations are probably well underway. Decorating. Shopping. Planning. Even cooking has already begun. In fact, holiday cooking this time of year can be a festive way to get into the spirit of the season. And when you make these Christmas cookies... [read more]

Tackle Holiday Decorating Challenges

Tangled string of Christmas lights
The holidays are coming, and for all the fun and cheer they bring, they also present their share of challenges. Consider these decorating tips as you prepare for the festivities. Fix those Christmas Lights When you get your Christmas lights out of storage and plug them in, you might notice a few... [read more]

What Do The Lights On Your Dash Mean?

Check engine light on modern dashboard
The lights on the dashboard of your vehicle  are meant to alert you there is an issue that needs your attention. Your vehicle will alert you with a ding and an illuminated light when you need to do anything from stop by your nearest gas station, check your tire pressure... [read more]

Prep Some Easy Sides For The Holidays

brussels sprouts in a pan
Hosting dinner for the holidays? Whatever your main course might be, you’re sure to find the perfect side dishes for your guests in this handy list of holiday side ideas. Creamy Mashed Potatoes Potatoes are a classic accompaniment for hearty meats, so no matter what protein you have planned for the holidays,... [read more]

Don’t Just Throw Out Your Jack-O’-Lantern

Pumpkins on front step with halloween decorations
Halloween is now over, time to put the costumes away, enjoy the candy coma, and figure out what to do with your jack-o’-lantern. A fun tradition for families, however, after Halloween Jack-o’-lanterns are thrown away and cause damage to our environment. Every year, pumpkins in the US are thrown away... [read more]

What’s That Sound? Car Noises That Must Be Checked Out

Pensive woman looks at car engine.
If you've ever panickily googled a car sound to make sure your engine wasn't about to explode, you'll appreciate this quick guide to common car sounds. This list will help you identify the car noises that need your immediate attention and hopefully put your mind at ease. Let's dive in. A... [read more]

Keep Your Jack-O-Lantern Fresh For Halloween

two jack-o-lanterns on a front porch that is painted green
Even if your Halloween decorations include zombies, ghouls, or nasty creatures, we're sure you don't want your front porch to smell like them. Unfortunately, that's exactly what a rotting pumpkin will smell like. If you've struggled to keep your jack-o-lantern on this side of the veil in the past, use... [read more]

Enjoy These Autumn Coffee Recipes

latte coffee and toffee
If you are a coffee connoisseur, then you love your coffee all year round. There is something, however about drinking coffee in the fall. The cool, crisp morning air and the cold nights around the fire call for a delicious, warm cup of joe. While you certainly can drink your... [read more]