Resolve to Be Ready for 2021

This year, resolve to be prepared. Check out these emergency preparedness tips to be ready for the New Year. Get Tech Ready Download the FEMA app to get real-time alerts, safety tips, and locate open shelters. Sign up to receive text or email alerts about emergencies from your local Office of Emergency Management. Snap photos…

Holiday Pet Safety Tips

The holiday season is upon us, and many pet parents plan to include their furry companions in the festivities. As you gear up for the holidays, it is important to try to keep your pet’s health in mind. Be Careful with Seasonal Plants and Decorations Oh, Christmas Tree Securely anchor your Christmas tree so it…

Garage Storage Tips

It may be convenient to turn your garage into a catchall storage unit, but you may find yourself quickly running out of space. Before you begin reorganizing, start by cleaning and removing any unnecessary items. Donate, recycle or take those items to the dump. The goal is to keep objects off the floor so you…

Supporting Teenagers & Young Adults During the Coronavirus Crisis

Having teenagers confined to home during the coronavirus crisis definitely has its challenges. While younger children may be thrilled at the prospect of having parental attention 24/7, adolescents are likely to feel differently. Here are some tips for parenting teenagers during this time. Emphasize social distancing The first challenge with teens and young adults may…

Tips for Working Remotely

Many organizations have asked employees to work remotely during the COVID-19 outbreak. If you’ve never worked from home, this can be a challenge. Here are some helpful tips as you adjust to your new environment. Self-Care Cut yourself some slack. Working from home can be a big transition. You might feel any combination of lonely, isolated, stressed,…