2018-08-10

9 savvy traveler hacks that will save time, money and headaches



(BPT) – Are you a savvy traveler? Do you shop around to get the best deals? How about knowing the ins and outs of saving money when planning a trip? Chase and the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG<sup>®</sup>) asked folks across the U.S. travel-related questions to find out just how savvy they are, and here’s what they found: 73 percent of […]

New Solution Helps Parents Manage Kids’ Device Use at Home



(<a href=”www.newsusaadvantage.com”>NewsUSA</a&gt;)<img src=”trackit.newsusa.com/track.gif?id=36143&#8243; /> – Sponsored News – Nearly three quarters of parents wish they had a way to turn off their children’s Wi-Fi access, according to results of a recent survey conducted by Wakefield Research for Comcast. Parents are right to be concerned as device use reportedly rises with the warmer temperatures. In fact, they say that children spend […]

9 savvy traveler hacks that will save time, money and headaches



5 reasons to snack on strawberries



(BPT) – The perfect snack needs to check off three boxes: It should be filling enough to get you to your next meal, provide nutrition that fits into your balanced diet, and satisfy cravings, whether sweet or savory. Not an easy task, but juicy California strawberries are up for the challenge. “Strawberries are an ideal snack because not only do […]

DIY outdoor bar serves up entertainment



(BPT) – As outdoor living space continues to be an extension of the home for entertaining, it’s no surprise that nearly 60 percent of homeowners believe outdoor kitchens will be popular this year, according to the latest Landscape Architecture Trends Survey by the American Society of Landscape Architects. While an outdoor kitchen can be a significant project, an attractive, functional […]

Easy entertaining and recipe tips from celebrity chef Katie Lee



(BPT) – Whether it’s an end-of-summer bash or a back-to-school barbecue, entertaining is all about family, friends and of course, food. But hosting the perfect soiree doesn’t have to mean you’re stuck in the kitchen while everyone else is enjoying the party. TV chef and cookbook author Katie Lee offers these tips for easy entertaining that will get you away […]

Let’s Talk About Sympathy



<em style=”mso-bidi-font-style:normal”>by Jim McCann<span style=”mso-bidi-font-style: italic”><o:p></o:p></span></em> (NAPS)—When someone you know loses a friend or family member, it’s not easy deciding when and how best to respond. You may find yourself unsure of what to say or do. Sometimes, a simple phrase such as “I’m sorry for your loss” can be extraordinarily meaningful. Here are six more helpful tips on how […]

6 ways to make the most of your summer getaway



<div style=”max-width: 600px; width: 600px;”><img src=”www.brandpointcontent.com/images/33396728.jpg&#8221; width=”600″ border=”0″ /></div> (BPT) – We all need a vacation to disconnect from our everyday lives, but studies show that many Americans fail to take all their vacation days each year. In fact, according to the U.S. Travel Association, Americans left 662 million vacation days on the table last year. Yet, research confirms that […]

DIY outdoor bar serves up entertainment



Easy entertaining and recipe tips from celebrity chef Katie Lee