Category : Lifestyle

A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned: Help Your Child Develop Good Saving Habits for Future Financial Stability

A 2013 review by Nellie Mae, a federal student loan program, found the average credit card balance carried by college students was $499, with 22 percent of students carrying between $500 and $4,000. As Nellie Mae points out, credit card…

0 Comments / 15 View / March 30, 2018

Shop, Sample, and Share the Fun at the Women’s Expo

Ladies, mark your calendar now and join us for the Lancaster County Women’s Expo. It’s going to be fun and relaxing for women of all ages! And we’ll be giving away $1,500 in gift cards to Blossom Med Spa, our…

0 Comments / 18 View / March 30, 2018

Teaching Children Household Responsibility Leads to a Lifetime of Success

According to H. Stephen Glenn and Jane Nelsen in Raising Self-Reliant Children in a Self-Indulgent World, “A belief in one’s personal capabilities is an essential building block for successful adulthood.” The best way for children to achieve this sense of…

0 Comments / 24 View / February 28, 2018

It’s Jam-Packed with Everything You’ll Love

The first Women’s Expo of the season will be held March 10 at the Hershey Lodge and we have some exciting things planned. Who doesn’t love a great fashion show? Three Little Birds boutique will take the stage to strut…

0 Comments / 23 View / February 28, 2018

Valentine’s Recipes You’ll Love to Share

If the way to your loved one’s heart is through the stomach, there’s no better way to start off this Valentine’s Day than with a homemade breakfast prepared with love. Whether you’re whipping up a breakfast for a spouse with…

0 Comments / 45 View / February 1, 2018

Warm Up to Veggie-Packed Soup

When the weather outside is frightful, we could all use a cozy soup for supper. A steaming bowl of Rustic Vegetable-Beet Soup provides instant comfort. The ease and convenience of Aunt Nellie’s pickled beets can’t be “beet” — no need…

0 Comments / 18 View / December 29, 2017

’Tis the Season for Personal Tax Planning

December is a busy month — holiday parties, gift shopping, cookie baking. But before the ball drops on New Year’s Eve, don’t forget to do your tax planning. While I realize this is probably not your favorite holiday activity, saving…

0 Comments / 34 View / December 1, 2017

A Friendsgiving Feast

Put those turkey leftovers to good use with a cheesy turkey crescent ring, perfect for feeding a group of friends or family. Leftover Turkey Taco Crescent Ring Prep time: 5 minutes • Cook time: 1 hour • Servings: 14 •…

0 Comments / 33 View / October 31, 2017

A Great Way to Escape, Indulge, and Explore

Get your phones out now, ladies, and mark your calendar for the Cumberland County women’s expo on Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Carlisle Expo Center. Then log onto to www.aGreatWayToSpendMyDay.com and register to get in…

0 Comments / 31 View / October 31, 2017

Preplanning Your Funeral Delivers Peace of Mind and More

Kelly Townsend, of Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory, enjoys sharing stories about how preplanning can help personalize funeral services. There’s the story about the elderly lady who gave the funeral home a copy of her secret, never-before-shared recipe…

0 Comments / 66 View / October 1, 2017