Why You Need a Financial Planning Date Night

Aside from the yearly reminder sometime before April 15 you need to gather up your financial documents and actually look at them, it’s easy to forget they exist the rest of the year. One way to keep it at the … Continued

The Essential Winter Camping Checklist

If you’re an outdoors enthusiast, you know that camping in the winter can be just as thrilling as summertime. But before you go, make sure you pack essential winter camping gear and take proper safety precautions. Check out this helpful … Continued

How Smart Lighting Can Make Life Better

Can banishing the blues, sleeping soundly and waking energized be as simple as changing a light bulb? Light affects sleep/wake cycles, body temperature, hunger, physiology and behavior. So aligning lighting with our bodies’ natural circadian rhythms is an important step … Continued

9 Tips for Planning a Wedding on a Budget

From the flowers and dresses to the catering and cocktails, planning a wedding can be an exciting experience. It can also be stressful, especially for those with a strict spending limit. These cost-trimming tips can help you plan the wedding … Continued

Nationwide’s History of Customer Connections

The ability to create meaningful connections with customers separates the good companies from the great ones. It’s no easy feat, but putting customers first is in Nationwide’s DNA. Even as it has grown, Nationwide continues to act like a small … Continued

Should You Install Solar Panels on Your House?

The number of homeowners installing solar panels continues to increase. The number of home solar roofs grew 70% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2015, and between 2013 and 2015 the number of states with robust residential solar markets increased … Continued

How to Prevent Dog Bites

Tips for Taking the Bite Out of Your Friendship We love our dogs, and many of us consider them part of our families. But dogs aren’t people, and they need our help to head off or correct any behaviors that … Continued

Tips for a Safe Winter Road Trip

Winter can be a popular time for a road trip, with families visiting friends and relatives for the holidays or driving to the mountains for fun in the snow. It’s also the time of year when road conditions are typically … Continued

Car Tech for Kids

Long car trips can be tedious for small children and hard on their parents. Fortunately, technology has made it easier to keep kids occupied on the road. Yet, knowing what gadgets to buy can be challenging. Here is a roundup … Continued

7 Common Sense Tips for Maintaining Your Driveway

Driveways are one of the most used areas of your house, often overlooked until they stain or crack. Give them the attention they deserve by making repairs quickly. Not only can you extend your driveway’s life and attractive look well … Continued

How Much Should You Spend on an Engagement Ring?

There can be many factors that influence how much someone spends on an engagement ring. Though traditional standards suggest spending two to three months’ salary on a ring, many couples are now challenging the old rules and taking more personalized … Continued

Is Your RV Ready for Colder Weather?

For many people, recreational vehicles (RVs) or motor homes are meant for warm weather fun. But not everyone puts them away when the temperatures begin to drop. Winter RVing can be a fun way to get around in the colder … Continued

8 Efficient House Cleaning Tips

Everyone hates to clean but everyone loves a clean house. Is there  a best way to clean your house? Most novices aren’t sure if they should dust or vacuum first. They wonder whether they should clean the kitchen before the … Continued