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Here’s an Opportunity to Help Conserve Water with These Landscaping Tips

succulents

Let’s try out these drought-tolerant landscaping tips. For those of us who live in dry areas that are prone to drought, it’s in our best interest to cut down on the amount of water we use in and around our homes.  One of the ways that we can conserve is by implementing drought-tolerant landscaping in

Let’s Try Out This Recipe for National Picnic Month

picnic blanket and set up

Join us as we prepare for the perfect picnic with this tasty recipe! July is National Picnic Month! Obviously, the best way to celebrate this month is by taking our loved ones out on a fun picnic in the outdoors.  However, no picnic is complete without some delicious food.  In honor of this National Picnic Month,

Let’s Celebrate National Tom Sawyer Days!

picture of mark twain

Let’s remember this iconic literary figure and the author who brought him to life on National Tom Sawyer Days. National Tom Sawyer Days in an annual event held in Hannibal, Missouri, the hometown of the famous American author, Mark Twain.  This event draws Twain fans from all over the world who wish to celebrate their

Will You Please Join Us as We Observe World No Tobacco Day

close up of a lit cigarette

We are inviting you to join us to end the use of tobacco. Every May 31st, the World Health Organization (WHO) and its global partners recognize World No Tobacco Day.  This international campaign is meant to raise awareness of the harmful and deadly effects of tobacco and second-hand smoke.  The larger goal of this month is discouraging

Let’s Get Riding; It’s National Bike Month

bike by the beach

Let’s go for a ride this National Bike Month! Every May, the League of American Bicyclists sponsors National Bike Month as a way to highlight the benefits of bicycling and encourage us to give cycling a try. With increasing awareness of health, wellness, sustainability, and monetary savings, more and more of us are starting to see

Let’s Make a Difference This Earth Day!

green earth day sign

Let’s all find ways to be a little more eco-friendly in honor of Earth Day. Today is Earth Day, an occasion that encourages us to take better care of our planet.  While saving the environment sounds like a huge undertaking, it doesn’t have to be.  Even by making small, everyday changes we may create major

More Than Just Cookies: Observing Girl Scouts Day

More Than Just Cookies: Observing Girl Scouts Day

Let’s learn more about this wonderful organization on Girl Scouts Day. Today is Girl Scouts Day which marks the anniversary of when Juliette Gordon Low organized the first Girl Scout meeting in 1912.  The Girl Scouts was born out of Low’s desire to encourage young women to spend more time outdoors and become more independent,