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Monthly Archives: April 2020

Let’s Honor National Honesty Day

street signs that read "truth" and "lie"

Today is National Honesty Day. April 30 is National Honesty Day.  As the name suggests, this day encourages us to be truthful in everything that we do.  While we may not be able to avoid telling little white lies here and there, this day does serve as a reminder of how important it is, to

How We Can Keep Pests Out of Our Homes

mouse peeking out of wall

Let’s keep pests outside where they belong! As temperatures warm up and flowers and plants start to grow, our risk for pest invasions increases.  While these unwelcome guests are certainly an annoyance, it’s essential to understand that they can also pose a safety risk for our loved ones and ourselves.  This is why we need

Watch Out for These Springtime Pet Dangers

puppy sitting in the grass

Suggestions to protect our pets this spring. Now that spring is here, and we may be tempted to let our pets out to enjoy the warm weather and sunshine.  However, we need to remember that our furry friends face serious springtime risks.  Here are some of the dangers we need to watch out for. Fleas

Let’s Celebrate Earth Day at Home!

Earth Day sign

Let’s make our homes more eco-friendly in honor of Earth Day. With Earth Day (April 22) right around the corner, many of us may be thinking about ways that we can support the planet.  Fortunately, there are many things that we can do around our homes to make a difference.  Here are some of the

Meditation Tips for Stress Awareness Month

meditating and yoga on a mountain

How we can start meditating to relieve stress. April is Stress Awareness Month.  A primary goal of this month is to encourage us to explore new ways of managing our stress. For those of us who haven’t tried mediation as a stress mitigation technique, now is the perfect time to test out this strategy.  Here are

Best Indoor Plants for Our Homes

plant on the windowsill

Let’s spruce up our homes with these indoor plants. For those of us who want to add a bit of greenery to our homes, the number of indoor plant options can be overwhelming.  However, as the majority of us are looking for plants that are easy and safe to grow, here are some of our best

How Travel Advisories Affect Us

plane taking off at sunset

Here is some information about what travel advisories are. When travel restrictions are lifted, the U.S. government may issue travel advisories.  Here’s what we need to know about these government-issued notices. Travel advisories are official warnings issued by the U.S. government.  These warnings provide information about the relative safety of traveling or visiting certain countries or