Aging adults with mobility issues, Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, or dementia can become isolated during the holidays. How can we help them to feel physically comfortable during family gatherings?
The extra water in the river from a massive runoff event is REALLY not clean, and our treatment plant, as good as it is, just isn’t able to clean it. Reduce your water use to essential needs only!
If you are an engineer, you might notice things that other people never even see. Call us geeks, nerds, or whatever - engineers do have a different way of looking at things!
There's an old saying that's become popular in motivational messages: "You're either green and growing, or you're ripe and rotting." Keep learning and you'll keep growing!
What is ISO 9001? ISO 9001 is the world’s most established management system framework. Beyond the basic benefits of ISO 9001, there are many driving factors that might lead your organization to pursue ISO 9001 Certification.
What does certification to ISO 9001 mean? Here are some Basic Steps to ISO 9001 Certification.
To stay on the competitive edge, you’ll want to keep yourself and your employees up-to-date on the best training available for your specific industry. There are many options to pick from when it comes to staff training, and it’s important to consider which kind (or kinds) best suits your...
Our family loves to camp, but we’ve noticed that there are MANY definitions of camping. Which definition do you use: Primitive camper, Rustic camper, Deluxe camper, or Luxury camper?
Having an emergency contact list can save lives. Make sure your list has all the numbers you may need.
Every traveler should carry an Emergency Travel Information List with vital information on it in an easily accessible location. Having this list handy at the time of a crisis can save time, frustration, and even lives. Here is some information you might want to include in your list.
For some of those ‘just in case’ times in life, there are things we probably should have, even if we never use them. Hopefully, we’ll never have to, but we wouldn’t want to be without these things if we ever did need them.
Our family motto is, “Have car, will travel!” We’ve driven thousands of miles (and kilometers!) around the United States and Canada. We’ve picked up a few helpful tricks along the way. So whether you’re traveling to a Fort Meyers Beach Condo or camping your way up to the Yukon, here...
What looks like a cute little fun 'game' can end up forwarding very useful information OUT THERE into cyberspace, ripe for identity theft. It's all fun and games, until somebody's identity get's stolen. Then it's just plain criminal!
I learned a lot about jelly making through trial and error. Here are a few tips I would recommend.
Having lived on both sides of the 49th parallel, and traveling back and forth over the border many many times, I’ve learned a few things about crossing the Canadian Border. There are some definite DO's and DONT'S when it comes to driving across the boundary between the United States and Canada.
Lots of articles are written about what NOT to forget for your wedding day. Checklists abound for all of the things to be sure to remember for the special occasion itself. But let’s not forget the honeymoon. Here’s a quick list of things you want to be sure NOT to forget for your romantic...
If you are looking for times to gather up the office and have a little (or big) party, here is a quick top-10 list of occasions to celebrate with your staff.
Bringing presents and your camera, preparing for your healthcare concerns, having your passport & list of items, and deciding to have a good attitude about whatever might happen will go a long way!
Many families have shied away from the “always adventurous” road trip option of travel with young children. Having heard or experienced one too many family road trip horror story, many are unwilling to even consider going very far by car with their family. Road trips may not be the best way for...
People seem to be moving further away from childhood homes and families. Staying connected to your family across the miles can be a challenge.