What makes a gift basket the perfect gift

Mention the words “gift basket” and most people envision the soft cello-wrapped wicker basket filled with apples and pears, topped with a bow that became popular in the 1940s and 1950s. Although baskets containing mainly fruits are still popular, today there are more themed or personalized baskets. Themed or personalized gift baskets are perfect for every occasion and individual and […]

5 Ways Your iPad Can Improve Time Management

Want to miss fewer appointments, set more deadlines, and generally be better organized? Welcome to the age of the tablet. The handwritten journal is no longer the calling card of the time management guru, but the ubiquitous Ipad 2. Apple knows we want to be more organized, so it has optimized the iPad 2 to satisfy laymen’s doubts about get […]

Tomatoes – Jewels of the garden

Tomatoes are jewels in the garden. There’s nothing like a juicy, ripe tomato picked at the height of its growing season, mainly from summer to fall. Did you get a bumper crop of tomatoes this year? Are you sneaking out at night to drop grocery bags of ripe tomatoes at your neighbor’s door? Are you at least leaving them a […]

How to help a cat and dog get along

Many people love both dogs and cats. They feel that they cannot keep the two pets at home as cats and dogs generally do not get along. With proper socialization, cats and dogs can live together in harmony. Here are some tips to help cats and dogs get along. When bringing a cat or dog into the home with an […]

How to keep the elderly in bed at night

Each year, more than 13 million older people fall and more than half cannot get back up without help. Many of these falls occur at night, when it is dark, and older people are disoriented from lack of sleep. To keep elderly loved ones safe, it is important to keep them in bed at night. Serious injuries, hospitalizations, and other […]

Throw a paintball party!

Paintball equipment makes a great birthday gift for different ages, but especially for a 14 year old. If you want your exciting gift to have an even bigger impact, give it to him at a paintball-themed birthday party that includes a game where he can use it. Playing the donkey story in Chuck E Cheese loses its cool factor after […]