Healthy and Low Waste Snack Hacks

By HYDAWAY brand ambassador, Emma Gavin: In today’s fast paced world, I know we all feel the pressure to live as time efficiently, and conveniently as possible. There just doesn’t seem to be enough hours in the day to go to work, sleep, interact with our loved ones, and care for ourselves. With all of the things consuming our time, …

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Solo Travel: 5 Tips You Must Know

This is a guest blog post in collaboration with our friends from Hims in honor of ‘Talk About Prescriptions Month.’ Solo Travel: 5 Tips You Must Know If you’re traveling alone for the first time, you’re probably feeling overwhelmed with different emotions. Sure, you might be thrilled and excited to take on the adventure of a lifetime, but part of …

5 Tips to Stretch your Vacation Budget Further

By: Jessi Daly “I’m on vacation, I’m treating myself!” I’ve said it many, many times to myself- any excuse to spend a few extra bucks while I’m on vacation. For most, a vacation is a luxury, it’s not on the agenda every other weekend. We have to save to take these trips typically; and it’s easy to go a little …

My Milkweed Brings All The Bugs To The Yard

By: Dana Foley Follow Dana on Instagram for more about bugs and books! @illreadwhatsheread Living in the Midwest means summer is heavily rejoiced.  This year, we hit negative 55 degrees in January with the wind chill, Chicago wind is no joke. Do you know what that means? It means that hot water thrown out the window freezes instantly. Because of …

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Tips for Busy Parents to Stay Calm, Motivated and Balanced

Whether you work outside the home or are a stay-at-home parent, raising children while balancing necessary daily tasks can be overwhelming at times. If you’re feeling like you’re busy all the time and still aren’t getting enough done, you’re not alone. Research has shown that the majority of parents feel tired, rushed, and stressed.   With the demands of a …