Category : Lifestyle

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 / 32 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 / 30 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 / 9 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 / 16 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 / 28 View / May 1, 2019

Catching Up with Kitchen Trends in 2019

Kitchens tend to be the go-to space for family and friends — the hangout centers where everyone can converge, converse, and mingle while sharing the prepping and cooking duties. If your home’s culinary hub needs a few refreshing touches or…

0 Comments / 48 View / April 1, 2019

Nutritious Family Meals Full of Flavor

Putting healthy meals on the table continues to be a year-round goal for many families, one that can become more difficult with the satisfying and savory flavors of comfort-food season. From breakfast to dinner and every meal in-between, it can…

0 Comments / 34 View / March 1, 2019

7 Tips Female Investors Should Consider in 2019

Experts in behavioral finance point to a wide range of potential variables when explaining why women and men differ in budgeting and investing. Some claim the human chemical makeup (the ratio of estrogen to testosterone) dictates a predisposition to seek…

0 Comments / 88 View / January 1, 2019

Changing Jobs? Know Your 401(k) Options

Workers are changing jobs more than ever. Today, the average person changes jobs 10-15 times during his or her career, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That means workers are often in a state of transition. Many people who…

0 Comments / 50 View / October 1, 2018

Leisure and Entertainment Options Abound in the Region

South-central Pennsylvania has a long history of leisure and entertainment options: • The York Fair, a 10-day event billed as “America’s First Fair,” began in 1765. • The State Museum of Pennsylvania, the official museum of the commonwealth, was established…

0 Comments / 84 View / September 1, 2018