Family Camping Guide

Going camping with the family is always a fun adventure. You are able to experience new things along with taking a step away from technology to focus on some much needed quality family time. Camping is no easy task either, it takes planning and making sure you have all the right equipment packed and you can’t forget the s’mores. Securing the Date During prime camping times, holidays and summer time, camping sites fill up quickly. You should decided early where you want to camp at and when exactly you and your family will be going. Leaving early to your campsite from home will help you beat the commuter traffic and give you a chance to get there earlier before anyone else to set up your camps

Dinners to Make School Nights Easier

Weeknight Lazy Lasagna Ingredients 8 ounces of uncooked lasagna pasta broken into 2-inch pieces 1 cup part-skim ricotta cheese 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese, divided ⅓ cup grated parmesan cheese 1 jar (24 ounces) pasta sauce with meat Directions Preheat the oven to 400℉. Cook the lasagna noodles according to the package. In a large bowl, mix ricotta cheese, ½ cup of mozzarella cheese, and parmesan cheese. Drain the noodles and mix cheese and noodles together. Spread 1 cup pasta sauce into bottom of greased 11x7 inch baking dish. Layer halk with noodle mixture and 1 cup sauce. Layer the remaining noodle mixture and sauce. Sprinkle the remaining cheese on top. Cover with greased foil, and b

The Ins and Outs of Being a Good Neighbor

What does it look like to be a good neighbor and why is it important? Now unless you’ve never lived on your own, you know how important is to get to know your neighbors. Establishing good relationships with your neighbors builds mutual benefits for both parties and these relationships can affect the quality of your life. Introductions Within the first week of moving in, introduce yourself if your neighbors haven’t done so already. By simply introducing yourself, you should be able to exchange names and contact information. These neighbors can help you get to know the community rules, introduce you to other neighbors, and tell you some of the best food spots in town. Talking it Out vs. Tweet

A Guide to Home Safety

Home safety is nothing to be neglected. In every home there are a few extra steps you can take to ensure the safety of your family and your property. Some are simple lifestyle changes as well as additions to your home that will make it safe and secure. Visibility Make sure you are able to see who is at your front door without opening the door. This will prevent you from opening the door for someone you don’t know and decrease the risk of a push-in robbery. Also, keep valuables away from windows so they are not able to be seen from the street. This keeps your home from being targeted just solely on what can be seen from the street. Another key point, is to keep your alarm system out of sight.

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