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The Best Healthy Snacks for the Big Game

Atlanta vs. New England — it’s happening this Sunday! And if you’re hosting a party or attending one, you’re probably looking for some quick and easy party food recipes right about now.

We’ve compiled some healthy snacks with just a few ingredients, that take minutes to make and will have partygoers cheering for more.

One-Bite Wedge Salad with Blue Cheese and Bacon

Ingredients:

3/4 cup plain low-fat yogurt

1/2 cup ...

How to Get Your Pet Ready for the Winter Months

We tend to think that our pets' plush coats are enough to keep them warm in winter. But their fur is a less-than-perfect insulator, especially if the animal gets wet. Your pet's toes, nose and ears are also vulnerable to chilly temps, requiring extra protection from extreme conditions.

Take precautions any time the temperature drops below freezing. A good rule of thumb: If it’s too cold for you, it’s probably too cold ...

Start a New Hobby During National Hobby Month

January is National Hobby Month, so it’s the perfect time for you to pick up a new hobby! There are plenty of reasons why hobbies are important:

  • They’re a great way to meet people. Team sports, book club or a sewing class will get you out of the house and among the like-minded.
  • Hobbies build self-esteem. Being good at something makes you feel good about yourself.
  • They relieve stress. They give you time ...

Achievable New Year’s Resolutions for the Family

Instead of thinking of ways you can do better as an individual this year, why not think of things your family can do to improve as a whole? It’ll be easier to keep your resolutions when everyone is working toward the same objectives. In addition to the benefits of your resolutions, children can also learn a lot about self-discipline and the value of setting goals.

Sit down together and write up a list of ...

How to Store Your Decorations Safely

Taking decorations down isn’t nearly as fun as putting them up. But when you do take them down, there are some things you can do to save yourself a lot of work next year. Here are some of our favorite storage and organizing tips.

“Open First” Box

Label the box containing the items you put out first. By having an “unpack first” box, you won't have to open up every last container to ...