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Waze will show you toll prices along your driving route

Waze  is making getting to where you’re going even easier – or at least more transparent. A new feature rolling out today will show you any tolls along your route, including the actual amount you’re going to pay, across both the U.S. and... Read More

5 Simple Exercises To Calm Your Muscles At Work

Do you feel exhausted while sitting on a chair in front of a desktop for eight hours without any physical activity? Do you know that this can cause major health issues? Do you feel exhausted while sitting on a chair in front of a desktop for... Read More

10 Podcasts for Family Summer Car Trips

I’ve been an avid podcast listener for the past 10 years. I primarily listen when I’m commuting to work or car rides with the family. These days podcasts can be incredibly engaging. This week I was inspired by a Scott Van Pelt... Read More

What Packages and Mail Are Coming To My Home?

The United States Postal Service, UPS, and FedEx all offer online dashboards where you can see exactly what packages (and letters, in the case of the US Postal Service) are scheduled to arrive at your address. They’ll even email and send you text... Read More

Best Questions to Ask on College Visits

By Casey Near One of the ways to get the most out of your limited time on a college visit is to ask meaningful questions. The two most common on-campus experiences for prospective students (the college tour and the information session) can often be... Read More

6 Tips For Staying Fit During Pregnancy

Fresh And Lean – Dr. Pari Ghodsi, OB-GYN and women’s health expert, shares important nutrition and exercise tips for maintaining a healthy weight while pregnant. As an OB-GYN, I know one of the biggest concerns shared by many women at... Read More

Food Preparedness

It’s May. Along with warmer weather, comes an opportunity to start a garden. In the 1940s, Victory Gardens were a big part of the war effort. Patriotism was measured by the food you grew and shared with family and friends. “As part of the... Read More

Tips for Managing Pet Allergy Symptoms

Worried you or your child may be allergic to a pet? Pet allergies are quite common – in fact, three out of ten people with allergies have allergic reactions to cats or dogs. And with 94 million cat and 90 million dog owners across... Read More

5 Tips for Reducing Parental Anxiety

Parental anxiety is widespread. The latest figures from the National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH) indicate that 40 million US adults carry an anxiety disorder diagnosis each year. This figure doesn’t even reflect the less severe worry and... Read More

5 Smart Questions to Ask Your Auto Insurance Company

There were roughly 6.3 million auto accidents in 2018alone. Nobody plans to have an accident, so many people don’t fully know what their financial responsibilities would be if they were to have one. Premiums, deductibles, liability. Lots of... Read More

Steps to take before giving away, recycling or selling devices

Smart speakers have quickly become another way to gather information, listen to music and communicate with others to simplify our lives in our ever-more-connected world. It’s estimated that about 21% of people in the United States who are at... Read More

Mindfulness Won’t Save Us. Fixing the System Will.

Christina Torres Although I question the value of social media in my life, I do use it to find feel-good stories that provide a moment of self-care in dark times. So when I saw a video on my feed about a school using meditation instead of... Read More

Changing the culture of youth sports

Sports are great for kids, but too many kids are stuck on the sidelines because of an injury. Our research shows an alarming number of athletes are hiding injuries to stay in the game, getting injured as a result of a dirty play, or going back in the... Read More

Windows 10’s “Check for Updates” Button Just Got Safer

Microsoft promised to stop installing unstable updates when you click “Check for Updates” and now it’s delivering. Rather than automatically installing such updates, Windows gives you a “Download and install now” button. The button started... Read More

Remembering Mitchel: One Dad’s Mission To Prevent Distracted Driving

In this personal video testimony, Steven Kiefer shares the tragic story about his teenage son, Mitchel, who was killed when his car was hit by a distracted driver.  ... Read More

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