Prepare Your Pets for Disaster

This just in from Olivia, my buddy at the ASPCA. September happens to be National Preparedness Month and it couldn’t be timelier. We at the ASPCA have teamed up with meteorologist Ginger Zee to ask that pet owners in all parts of the country prepare for their pets in the event of a natural disaster: ASPCA.org/PrepPledge. […]

5 Ways You Can Prepare Your Family for the Next Big Disaster

A disaster can strike at any time. Families need to prepare for these disasters far in advance. This means planning, buying supplies and preparing the house and car. Not everyone knows what to do to get ready. There are five ways to prepare a family for the next big disaster. Create an Emergency Pack An […]

Keep Your Family Safe From Lightning This Summer

Just this morning Hubby called me from work to say that there was a massive storm on the way. I was grateful for the warning and got everything battened down in time (don’t ask me about the LAST storm, in which a certain someone hadn’t anchored the trampoline…we’re still fixing up the damage). The lightning […]

Some Safety Tips for Young Drivers

I got a fascinating email from Midas this week that I just had to share. Did you know that approximately 70% of winter deaths are attributed to snow and ice involvement with motor vehicles? To help prepare drivers for those unexpected winter conditions, Midas has prepared a few easy winter driving tips to help prepare […]