Pandemic Partners

Pandemic Partners

If  there has been a silver lining to 2020 and the upheaval caused by COVID-19, it’s that more people have found they have extra time on their hands to care for a pet in today’s solitary work-from-home lifestyle. Across the country, adoptions of 4-legged companions increased 

Keep your immune system strong

Keep your immune system strong

By Carrie Dunlea The immune system is a powerful component of the human body. It recognizes when viruses, bacteria and other foreign invaders enter or compromise the body, and then takes action to prevent illnesses from taking over. The average person can help his or 

Purge plastic from your daily diet

Purge plastic from your daily diet

By Sonia Duggan Pictures of trash on beaches, a whale found with a belly full of garbage, and turtles with plastic straws up their nose are no laughing matter. They are all just a tiny snapshot of reality today.  The impact of the world’s overuse 

Untraditional with a Twist

Untraditional with a Twist

Brides and grooms once felt compelled to conform to the trappings of traditional weddings. From uber-romantic vows to pastel colors to the penultimate white tiered cake, various wedding components were long considered must-haves. But modern couples are increasingly expressing their individuality, and even embracing more 

Celebrate the New Year with Zed!

Celebrate the New Year with Zed!

Meet Zed! He is a handsome 3-year-old boxer/pit bull mix who weighs 70 lbs. He has great manners and is a perfect gentleman at home and is housebroken. He walks well on leash and would love to take walks with his furever people. Zed loves 

Enjoy a pet-friendly holiday

Enjoy a pet-friendly holiday

By Sonia Duggan The holidays are a time to spend with friends and family, but sometimes family includes four-legged friends living in the household. Celebrating and entertaining are often what makes Thanksgiving, Christmas, Chanukah, and New Year’s festivities so enjoyable. But, for those of us 

Creating a Spa Oasis

Creating a Spa Oasis

Transforming your bathroom into a personal home spa allows you to come home to a relaxing environment every day. By making space and removing clutter, along with adding decorative touches, you can achieve a stylish spa-like atmosphere in the comfort of your own home. Whether 

Island Hopping in the U.S. 

Island Hopping in the U.S. 

By Sydni Ellis What three things would you want on deserted island? As a kid, my answers were always variations of “a boat to get home, a phone to call for help, my mom to keep me company.” For some reason, I was terrified that 

Wedding Registry 101

Wedding Registry 101

 By Carrie Dunlea Building a wedding registry is a task unlike any other couples may encounter during their lifetimes. It’s the one time that the future husband and wife get to choose, and receive, new home items to complement their style.  There are invaluable resources 

Say ‘Yes,’ pick the right dress

Say ‘Yes,’ pick the right dress

By Sonia Duggan   Even if you’ve imagined your future wedding down to the guest list, nothing will prepare you for the task of finding the perfect dress for your body type. Do your research and find a bridal shop that will cater to your