The Unsweetened Brief History of Gingerbread

Do you know the history of gingerbread? You’re probably familiar with the sweet The Gingerbread Man fairytale, right? It goes something like this: Run, run fast as you can, You can’t catch me, I’m the gingerbread man! But where did…

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How To Keep Your Pets Safe During the Holidays

Like most people, your pets are family members, which means you include them in your holiday festivities. But as you start the season, think about how to keep your furry family members safe. For instance, you shouldn’t give them chocolate…

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How to Winterize and Organize Your Garage before Winter

When it comes to preparing your house for winter weather, you want to do what you can to ensure the inside and outside of your home is ready for the frosty weather. From getting your heating system checked out to covering…

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How To Prepare Your House for Winter

Freshly fallen snow may look pretty, especially when the sun, moon, and stars shine upon it. However, winter weather can wreak havoc on your home. From heavy snow sitting on top of your roof to icicles forming on your gutters,…

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Poinsettia Care: How To Care for Your Plant

Did you know that the poinsettia plant is the national emblem of Madagascar? Furthermore, the ancient Aztecs referred to poinsettias as ‘cuetlaxochitl’. Of course, they knew about poinsettia care and had many uses for the plants. For instance, they used the…

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Father’s Day Recipes: Homemade Dry BBQ Rub

Is your dad a fan of BBQ? If so, why not mix together a special gift like a dry BBQ rub? After all, yours will be made with the finest ingredients, and most importantly – love. And, it’s a gift…

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Improvements: Creating Solutions for the Earth

On April 21, 2018, 12 members of the Improvements family gathered together to unite with over 160 volunteers at the Cuyahoga (K AY – ah – H OH – g ah) Valley National Park (CVNP) to ring in the 48th…

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Sun Protection Beyond Sunscreen

Sunscreen is probably the best method for protecting oneself against sun damage. According to the American Academy of Dermatology Association website, they recommend using a water-resistant, broad-spectrum sunblock with SPF 30 or higher. But the website points out that sunscreen…

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What You Need to Know About These 13 Outdoor Wedding Ideas for Fall

If you’re getting married in the fall, you may want to have an outdoor wedding. After all, the blue skies, natural décor, and cool breezes make for a romantic setting. However, the reality may not match your plans because anything…

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Royal Wedding Brunch Watch Party

Sniff, sniff. We knew it would happen eventually, but the thought of Prince Harry tying the knot makes some of us in the office a wee bit sad. On the other hand, we’re happy he found his true love, Ms. Meghan…

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