Category : Lifestyle

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…

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…

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…

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…

’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…

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 •…

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…

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…

Fall, the Perfect Time to Get up and Go to a Women’s Expo!

Ladies, where will you be on Oct. 7, Oct. 14, and Nov. 11? I’m hoping on at least one of those dates you have your calendar marked to be at the women’s expo! What’s going on at the events? Glad…

Weekend Getaways for Girls Who Just Want to Have Fun!

Nobody understands you like your besties. You can look at one another and not exchange words and know what’s up because your vibe is in sync. Sometimes it’s fun to leave behind the husband or partner and the kids and…