March 2012

Get Organized with these 7 Blogs: Weekly Roundup

March 30, 2012
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In many parts of the country, spring is in full force. The snow is quickly melting away, the days are becoming longer, and the temperatures are becoming warmer and warmer. And with the arrival of spring signifies one yearly task that most of us dread: spring cleaning. But instead of looking at spring cleaning as [...]

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10 Healthy Fast Food Choices

March 29, 2012
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When it comes to eating healthy at home, Dr. Oz would be proud of me. My refrigerator is chocked-full of low-fat yogurt, green leafy vegetables, grilled chicken breasts, and Minute Maid Light™ Lemonade. I think it’s pretty safe to say I’ve mastered eating healthy at home. Now, put me on fast-food highway during my lunch [...]

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A Measure of Success with Maria Romaine- Part II

March 27, 2012
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And we’re back with more health and fitness tips from Maria Romaine, instructional fitness professional and motivator extraordinaire!  In Part II of this Measure of Success, you will find out how to balance your busy schedule alongside a new exercise regimen.  Maria also gives us some great pointers on the importance of both diet and [...]

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A Measure of Success with Maria Romaine- Part I

March 26, 2012
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Maria Romaine is an instructional fitness professional with more drive and determination than anyone I have ever met.  Her advice should not be taken with a grain of salt as it is not something that has been acquired over night or found in just another magazine. After many years of first hand experience, she is [...]

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Weekly Roundup: 7 Best Family Travel Blogs

March 23, 2012
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With the weather warming up and spring break quickly approaching, travel is on my mind. I am itching to get out of town and enjoy some fun and sun.  And apparently lots of other people have travel on their minds right now as well because the blogosphere was abuzz with posts about travel this week. [...]

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How to Build an End Table from Pallets

March 22, 2012
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Looking for a fun weekend project as spring quickly approaches?  This is a simple undertaking for the intermediate craftsman to finish in a day or two.  Building an end table from pallets is a relatively easy and inexpensive project.  You are likely to have most of the tools in your workshop and the pallets can [...]

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Foods that Improve Your Mood

March 21, 2012
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I don’t know about you, but when hunger collides with a bad day, I am tempted to grab a salty-sweet snack like Chex Mix Turtle Blend to help boost my mood. While the perfectly blended concoction of caramel-coated popcorn, nuts, pretzels and corn cereal may be hypnotically satisfying, it is the last thing my waistline [...]

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Curiosity Fuels Creativity: Teaching your kids to be curious

March 20, 2012
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Teach your kids to be humble, engaged, honest, and most importantly – curious! I am certain that curiosity fuels creativity.  Creative people have a unique intelligence. To be unconditionally curious without fear of what others will think is a wonderful attribute to instill in your children. Kids should start being confident and comfortable with their [...]

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A Measure of Success with Margit Crane

March 19, 2012
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A Measure of Success is a Q&A session with a successful blogger. Today, on A Measure of Success, we’re pleased to have Margit Crane. She is a fierce advocate for equity and understanding around ADD (attention deficit disorder) and ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). Her book, How To Train Your Parents in 6 1/2 Days: [...]

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Weekly Roundup – These 7 Blogs Will Help You Eat Healthier

March 16, 2012
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photo by sweetonveg It is difficult to eat healthy, we all know that. From hectic schedules to the affordability and convenience of fast food, there are a million excuses we all use for having poor diets. But now is the time to stop making excuses and finally get healthy.  These articles were posted from March [...]

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