Bug bites have been a persistent souvenir of outdoor activities throughout human history, and today, these pesky critters continue to trouble our families. It’s an all-too-familiar scene—your kids return from outdoor play, already scratching at fresh bug bites acquired in the backyard. To effectively deal with these nuisances, it’s essential to understand the distinct preferences and behaviors of common pests that leave us with itchy welts.
In this article, we’ll explore three of the most prevalent bloodsucking pests before delving into effective strategies to safeguard your family and home from these persistent invaders.
“Thanksgiving Day is a good day to recommit our energies to giving thanks and just giving,” once said Amy Grant. With the holiday just a week away, preparations are in full swing, and one dish that takes center stage on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table is stuffing. From cornbread to seasoned, mushroom to andouille sausage, southwest style to cajun, the options seem endless. Today, I’m excited to share my fail-proof, mouthwatering Cranberry Stuffing recipe, a true family favorite that embodies the spirit of autumn with its vibrant colors and rich flavors. It’s time to indulge in the goodness of Thanksgiving!
As the seasons start to change and the holiday season approaches, it’s the perfect time for a financial check-up. Let’s reflect on how much we’ve accomplished this year and set the stage for financial success in the upcoming year with some year-end planning. If you haven’t scheduled a meeting with your advisors yet, now is the time to get your financial planning done. In fact, for our clients, this is one of the busiest and most important planning periods of the year.
Many of us set ambitious financial goals, but how often do we follow through with them? It’s time to take a page from the mentally strong and map out some to-dos to achieve our financial objectives as we head into the end of the year. Remember how important reaching financial independence is?
Broccoli Stem and Leek Greens Soup When the cold winds blow and the days grow short, there is nothing quite like a bowl of homemade soup to warm you up. And believe it or not, you can stir up something special with the bits you often forget – broccoli stems and leek greens! These…
The following post was written by Lori Pace. Holiday party time is ALMOST here, and let’s be honest, who doesn’t want their dish to be the talk of the town? We can decorate every corner of our home and give the best gifts, but often, what most people will remember is the food! I love…