Category : Lifestyle

The Amazing, Awe-inspiring Amazon River and Rainforest

The Amazon River is about 4,000 miles long, runs through seven countries in South America, and stretches to more than 120 miles in width during the wet season. Two major rivers, the Ucayali and the Marañón, are generally believed (Brazil…

0 Comments / 16 View / December 2, 2019

Long-Term Care and the Insurance Need

Curious about long-term care insurance and if it is worth it? Let me answer common questions perhaps you and others have about long-term care insurance. What is Long-Term Care? Long-term care describes a range of services you may need to…

0 Comments / 46 View / November 1, 2019

The Chance of You Not Having a Great Day? Zero to None!

The last Women’s Expo of the year will be held on Nov. 9 at the Carlisle Expo Center, and it’s sure to be exciting. I don’t know how it got to be November already, but that means the holidays are…

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Grab the Girls and Share in the Fun

Ladies, where can you go with your friends, family, or coworkers for a fun day out that is designed for women of all ages and who have varied interests? The Women’s Expo! And there’s one near you this fall. WellSpan…

0 Comments / 37 View / October 1, 2019

The Best Way to Support Your Kid’s Coach? Let Them Do Their Job

I officially became a “soccer mom” last year when my 8-year-old daughter joined the town soccer team. She loves playing the sport and interacting with the other girls.  Being part of the team has entailed traveling to other towns. Sometimes we’ve witnessed other…

0 Comments / 22 View / September 1, 2019

What Age is Best for Your Tween or Teen to Have a Cellphone?

“Everyone has a cellphone but me,” whined my 12-year-old daughter. “Your twin brother doesn’t have one either,” I responded. A variation of this same conversation had been going on between us for years. Since my twins have lost their North…

0 Comments / 58 View / August 1, 2019

Cheating Mother Nature: Cosmetic Enhancements and Noninvasive Body Contouring

Instead of aging gracefully, you can cheat Mother Nature with help from a qualified plastic surgeon or aesthetician. Some trendier treatments are Kybella® (injectable treatment for fat); Dysport® and Botox® (injectable treatments for wrinkles); and Emsculpt® and BTL Vanquish ME™…

0 Comments / 42 View / July 1, 2019

Get Grilling with Fresh Ingredients

Grilling season provides ample opportunities to put flavorful fare on the table, but it doesn’t have to be a lengthy cooking process. By planning ahead, having the right equipment on-hand and using ready-to-go ingredients, home cooks can quickly put family…

0 Comments / 19 View / July 1, 2019

Come Sail Away

By SANDRA GORDON Recently, I had the chance to leave my husband and hormonal teen daughters behind (darn!) and sail with a friend on the Rhine Getaway, one of Viking’s most popular river cruise itineraries. The plan? We’d sail on…

0 Comments / 22 View / June 1, 2019

Give the Littlest Room in Your House an Uplift

Remodeling can be super-overwhelming, but also super-rewarding. Starting with the smallest room can give your entire house a new look. What are some of the newer trends in bathroom renovations? Customers are choosing slow-closing drawers that glide closed and won’t…

0 Comments / 35 View / May 1, 2019