Traveling With Pets? What to Know
Head-to-Toe Baby Care Tips for Parents
(StatePoint) Do your upcoming travel plans include pets? Whether you’re flying to an exciting destination or hitting the road, these suggestions can make the journey easier for animals and humans alike.
Tips for Creating a Successful Back-to-School Carpool
(StatePoint) Caring for a baby is one of the toughest jobs. However, certain innovations are helping new and veteran parents do so with confidence.
The Ultimate Summer Dining Out Guide: 10 Tips for a Healthier You
(StatePoint) It’s time to get back into the school mindset, which for parents means school supplies, packing lunches and carpools.
Must-Haves for Summer Pool and Beach Parties
(StatePoint) With summer, comes BBQs, beach days and dining out with family and friends. And if you’re trying to lose weight or maintain your healthy lifestyle, a big part of being successful is having the freedom to enjoy the things you love and not feel deprived. Strike the right balance with this ultimate summer dining out guide from Mandi Knowles, dietitian for South Beach Diet.
Giving Back on Your Summer Vacation
(State Point) Summer days are all about sun and fun. Here are some tips and accessories to make sure your days spent at the beach, pool or lake are picture-perfect for posting on social media.
4 Vacation Destinations for Wine Lovers
(StatePoint) Hitting the road this summer and want to do something good for the world along the way? Consider using your summer road trip as an opportunity to give back to the communities you visit. For some inspiration, check out these great ways Americans are rethinking vacations to include a touch of philanthropy.
Must-Know Health Tips for Summer Vacation
(StatePoint) Love wine? Build your next vacation around it! Wine regions have delicious food, beautiful views and amazing history.
Don't Let a Vacation Derail Your Diet
(StatePoint) More than half of Americans are planning to take a vacation this summer, according to a Bankrate survey. While these excursions are meant to be fun and relaxing, road trips and long flights can lead to health risks that you know about, like jet lag, and some you may not be familiar with, such as leg swelling and deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Experts advise travelers to take precautions for a healthy travel experience.
Car Shopping? Get Smart About Warranties and Service Contracts
(StatePoint) Vacation season is here and it’s no surprise that what you eat can have an impact on your weight. In a study from the University of Georgia, 61 percent of the participants gained weight while on vacation, with an average gain of 0.7 pounds. Some even gained up to 7 pounds.
Top Tips for New, On-the-Go Parents
(StatePoint) Car shopping? One important factor to consider is what each manufacturer’s warranty covers and how long the coverage lasts, as well as whether you’re going to purchase additional coverage through a vehicle service contract.
9 Things All Drivers Need to Know About Their Tires
(StatePoint) Parenthood doesn’t mean putting the brakes on your on-the-go lifestyle.
Tips to Stay Safe in Summer Weather
(StatePoint) Today’s cars are packed with impressive features. Stability control. Ride assist. Ever-more-powerful engines. But no matter what technology makes its way into your car -- it’s your tires that connect it to the road, making their construction and maintenance critical for safe, effective driving.
Beat-the-Heat Tips for Summer
(StatePoint) Getting outdoors this summer? Keep in mind that weather patterns can be extreme at this time of year, introducing new safety hazards. Get weather-ready in the following ways.
From Patio Furniture to Tools: DIY Rust Repair Made Simple
(StatePoint) Want to beat the heat this summer? Staying cool in hot weather can be easier with these top tips.
Tips to Save You from Sticky Outdoor Situations
(StatePoint) Let’s face it; rust is unavoidable. It’s unsightly and if left unchecked, it can lead to costly damage to homes and automobiles. From lawn mowers and shovels to fences and furniture, if it’s metal and exposed to moisture, it is vulnerable to rust.
What to Know About Your Drinking Water
(StatePoint) When it comes to outdoor adventures, tape is at the top of most gear lists for its wide variety of uses -- from torn tents to broken fishing poles to ripped hiking gear. No matter if you’re an avid outdoorsman or an occasional adventurer, here are a few tape tips and ideas that are sure to stick.
Buying Tires for Your Car? What to Consider
(StatePoint) Having clean, uncontaminated water to drink at home and on-the-go is one of the most essential components to keeping your family safe and healthy.
(StatePoint) Purchasing new tires for your car can be frustrating: an average of two hours is spent researching tires and 89 percent of all consumers experience some sort of buyer’s remorse, according to a consumer study by Cooper Tires.