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Learn How to Protect Your Child From Identity Theft

Posted On: March 15th, 2019
While we all know how important it is to protect our identities from theft, it often doesn’t occur to parents to take measures to protect their child’s identity. Fraudsters can easily steal your child’s identity without you realizing it until years later. The thieves use the information the same way they would yours: to open fake accounts, credit cards and loans. ...read more

7 Pancake Recipes to Try This Weekend

Posted On: March 12th, 2019
I recently went to the Maple Syrup Festival and have been thinking a lot about pancakes ever since—go figure! We learned about tapping the trees and how the syrup is made. Did you know it takes 5 gallons of sap to make one pint of maple syrup? My brother-in-law is tapping their trees and shared this fun fact with me when he brought over some homemade syrup. ...read more

7 Fun Things Happening in Dayton

Posted On: February 21st, 2019
Looking for something fun to do in the Dayton area? I have you covered! There is always a lot going on in our area, you just have to know where to look. Facebook is a great resource for this. You can search the events page and learn about all the unique things going on in your specific area. Below are some of the fun activities, both indoor and outdoor, that I thought were worth sharing. ...read more

4 Last Minute Valentine's Gift Ideas

Posted On: February 12th, 2019
Roses are red, violets are blue, I feel like 2019 is flying by, don’t you? It is already time for Valentine’s Day! I always struggle to come up with the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. My indecisiveness usually causes me to wait until the very last minute to pick something up and more often than not it is just a box of chocolates, which end up sitting on the counter for weeks. ...read more