Move over mulled cider - cranberries are here

Besides the ubiquitous “pumpkin spice,” nothing says “autumn” more than tart cranberries. Cranberries are a major component of Thanksgiving feasts, turning up alongside and …

The world’s most charitable nations

Although Canadians and Americans are generous, their charitable efforts are equaled or surpassed by other nations around the world. Charities Aid Foundation is a group that supports charities and …

Traveling with pets this holiday season?

Does your upcoming travel plans include pets? Whether you’re flying to an exciting destination or hitting the road, these suggestions can make the journey easier for animals and humans …

Party dos and don'ts

Hosting a holiday dinner party is no small task. First-time hosts tasked with hosting a dinner party for family and friends may not realize just how big a commitment such an undertaking can be. As a …

Create and spread hope in your daily life

With seemingly constant negative news reports telling of mass shootings, political battles and more, you may feel like there is little to feel hopeful about these days, but experts say that having …

Your Guide To Caregivers in Central PA

Caregiver Guide 2019

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Caregiving: gender and responsibilities

At some point in our lives, most of us will become caregivers to someone other than our children. It is often spouses, children, grandchildren, …

Raising their grandchildren

Help's on the way for grandparents

PA Rep. Ron Marsico (R-105) reports two new laws signed by Governor Tom Wolf will assist grandparents raising their grandchildren and help them better access both private and public …

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk 2018

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk 2018

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Take Alf home --- please!

I'm Alf. No, not an Alien from that 80's TV show, but an Adorable Loving Feline! I have a very distinguished air about me. I just prefer a more sedentary, contemplative lifestyle. A sunny window …

4 ways to stay organized during the holiday rush

The holiday season is a busy time of year when there is much to accomplish. But everyday life continues during the holiday season, and that can make the month of December feel like a juggling …

Support for caregivers is helpful

Adult caregivers typically want to do right by their aging loved ones but sometimes find that the demands of medical and emotional support can dominate their lives — so much so that their own …