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Father's Day Cocktails and Mocktails

Flowers and breakfast in bed are great for Mom, but Dad is always a bit harder to shop for. These cocktail (and mocktail!) mixtures pair perfectly with quality time are sure to take your Father’s Day gift-giving up a notch! For the Classic Gentleman: The Old Fashioned The Old Fashioned is a staple of manly drinks and a commonly-ordered favorite at bars. Making the perfect Old Fashioned at home is sure to impress Dad. The Old Fashioned is all about the whiskey, so choose accordingly. A little sleuth work will help you find Dad’s...

Phone Charging Best Practices

Mobile phones are a blessing. They allow users the freedom to communicate from virtually anywhere...so long as you have a charge on your battery. Many people use their cell phones on-the-go, but that doesn’t exclude usage from your home. Charging your battery is an important element of using your phone, but it’s possible to have too much of a good thing. Read on for best practices when it comes to charging your devices. The Battery Most devices use a lithium-ion battery. And while scientists have been working long and hard to...

A Spring Garden Checklist

Spring has sprung! The birds are chirping and the grass is green. And the stress-relieving joys of gardening have finally arrived. Although gardening isn’t all fun and games, it is a fantastic way to spend a day outdoors! Here is a quick checklist for bringing new life to your outdoor living space. Step 1: Inspect your Space. This winter was exceptionally brutal, and that is true for your yard, too. Take some time to survey everything from trees to turf. Make a note of limbs that need tending to this spring. While you may not be able...