5 ingredients for a perfect family vacation

5 ingredients for a perfect family vacation

(BPT) – It’s hard to believe it, but the kids who were labeled “millennials” have all grown up and started their own families. As this next generation enters the realm of parenthood, many will be thinking about what they want to do and where they want to go for their...

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5 great reasons to shop the frozen aisle at your local grocery store

5 great reasons to shop the frozen aisle at your local grocery store

BPT) – Life moves pretty fast, especially on a weeknight when the commute is long or the kids have their evening homework and activities. On top of it all, everyone is turning to you for a hot meal. For a simple solution to your dinnertime needs, there’s one option that...

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Custom settings make smartphones easy, accessible to older users

Custom settings make smartphones easy, accessible to older users

(BPT) – The digital generation gap is slowly narrowing, as older users come to more fully grasp smartphone technology and appreciate its many benefits. New technologies make it easier than ever to maintain social contacts, monitor health and preserve independence. According to Pew Research, 85 percent of adults over age...

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5 tips when buying a car for a teen

5 tips when buying a car for a teen

BPT) – With graduation season and summer break upon us, many parents may be on the hunt for a new car for their graduate. Memorial Day deals offer some of the best incentives of the year, so it’s crucial to know how to navigate what can be an overwhelming and...

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Easy tips for smart snacking

Easy tips for smart snacking

(BPT) – It’s hard to remember when the norm was three square meals a day, and snacks were relegated to nibbles at parties or as an afterschool bite to eat for kids. Today, whether young or old, snacks are a big part of our regular eating habits. In fact, a...

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How technology is simplifying relief of chronic pain

How technology is simplifying relief of chronic pain

(BPT) – Doctors hate seeing patients suffering from chronic pain, and not just because their instinct is immediately to want to help their patients to feel better. One of the primary challenges doctors confront is that even though chronic pain is common, it can be extremely difficult to diagnose and...

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Coughing? Bring a Healthy Dose of Sick-Etiquette to Work

Coughing? Bring a Healthy Dose of Sick-Etiquette to Work

(BPT) – Being considerate of others when you’re sick is one of the first steps to good sick etiquette. For example, you may think you’re going to score points for showing up at work despite feeling under the weather. However, if you were to run this by an etiquette expert...

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5 clever hacks to simplify any family’s morning routine

5 clever hacks to simplify any family’s morning routine

(BPT) – Getting the family out the door on time every morning is no small feat. Seemingly simple tasks like getting dressed, packing backpacks and making breakfast can quickly turn into chaos. Before you know it, you’re running late and the kids haven’t even eaten as you dash to the...

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4 undeniable reasons to travel in 2017

4 undeniable reasons to travel in 2017

(BPT) – Do you dream of getting away from the stress of your everyday life? Are you looking for a way to reconnect with loved ones? Do the winter blues have you dreaming of warm sunny days? Sounds like you’re in need of a vacation. Planning a vacation gives you...

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3 tire tips to cruise through winter, safely

3 tire tips to cruise through winter, safely

(BPT) – The leaves are falling, temperatures are dropping and winter will soon be here. While snow can be pleasant to look at, it can also wreak havoc on roadways and create hazardous driving conditions during the winter months. Everyone dreads the nerve-wracking winter commutes, but there’s plenty you can...

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