Category: Tips and tricks

Try Out These 4 Helpful Tips When Car Shopping

Happy couple reading buying plan with car salesperson in a showroom.
Are you in the market for a new vehicle? If so, you probably want to get the best deal. Check out some tips for buying a new car. These tips will help you secure a fantastic deal on your new vehicle. 1.      Take Advantage of Seasonal Deals The end of the year... [read more]

10 Holiday Hacks You Need To Know

Salad bar with various fresh vegetables
Are you already thinking about the big meals you’ll make this holiday season? As much fun as it is to host, it’s still a lot of stress. Fortunately, your feast will go without a hitch with these holiday hacks. 1.      Hang Recipes on the Cabinets Copy the recipes you’ll use for the... [read more]

Learn How To Can Fruits, Veggies, And More

Wooden storage shelves holding home canning vegetable
Do you love eating fresh fruits and vegetables out of your garden and feel a little disappointed when the season ends? While you can go to the store and buy fruits, vegetables, and more, it’s not the same as eating from your garden. You can preserve your favorite foods by... [read more]

Saddle Up This Summer: Horseback Riding For Beginners

Picture of young girl riding her horse
There are lots of places to go horseback riding in and around Ayden, NC. While the idea of riding a horse sounds like fun, you can feel a little overwhelmed if you’re a beginner. You aren’t sure of yourself, so you’re a little nervous about getting on a horse. Let’s... [read more]

Safely Jump-Start Your Car

Close Up of Jumper Cables in Use.
It seems like car batteries only die when you’re in a hurry. You jump in the car, ready to take off to your destination, and then hit a major roadblock. You’re frustrated and worried because you have someplace to be, and you need to fix the problem fast. Fortunately, it... [read more]

Become The Best First-Time Dog Owner With These Tips

Golden Retriever Puppy running on grass towards the camera
Getting a dog for the first time is a sweet and wonderful experience, but it definitely comes with challenges! Allow for a smooth transition for you and your new pup with these tips! Establish Vet Care As a first-time pet parent, the first thing you'll want to do is establish care with... [read more]

Freshen Up Your Space With These Air Quality Enhancements

Man replacing A/C filter for a home air conditioning system.
Even if you don't suffer from seasonal allergies, keeping the air inside your home clean is important. Thankfully, with these few easy tips, you'll have clean air all year round! Change Your Air Filters It's important to change your AC filter several times a year to ensure that it is able to... [read more]

Make Every Mile Count: Fuel Efficiency Tips

A silver car with a blue gas pump getting refueled at a gas station.
Unless you drive an EV, refueling your gas tank is an unavoidable part of life. Whether your current vehicle is a fuel-sipper or a notorious fuel-gulper, there are plenty of tips that can help you stretch your fuel consumption and the time in between trips to the gas station. On... [read more]

Create Your Own Movie Night At Home

Set up for movie night at home
A lot of people are choosing to forgo movie theater visits right now. With that being said, when you think about it, the cost of going to see a film in person is so expensive that it almost makes sense to stay home and watch one from the comfort of... [read more]

Give Your Porch A Makeover This Spring

Beautiful front porch with table and chairs
The winter months can be long and chilly, but when the warmer weather finally breaks, it feels incredible to get outside and enjoy the temperature while you can. Of course, you can always go to a local park to get a taste of the great outdoors, but don’t you want... [read more]