Where to Shop Local for Your Thanksgiving Meal

Although it may feature less extended family and friends, Thanksgiving dinner might actually mean a little more this year. After all of the hardships of 2020, sitting down around the table with your loved ones and reflecting on what ...

How Hiring a Personal Assistant Can Support Your Family While Remote Learning and Working From Home

We’re weeks into autumn and “back-to-school” looks a little different this year with remote learning due to the pandemic. This means if you or your partner stay home during the day, the time you might typically use to tidy up around ...

Five Safe Summer Staycation Ideas

Seattle has been voted one of the best cities in the U.S. for a summer “staycation” — and during this pandemic when taking normal vacations isn’t possible, a staycation could be just what you need to relax and have a change of scenery. ...

Five Last-Minute Local Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Time seems to be flying by since stay-at-home orders were placed in effect several months ago, and Father’s Day is already around the corner. Because of coronavirus precautions, celebrating holidays and special occasions looks a little ...

How to Celebrate Your Grad During the Stay-at-Home Order

Since the outbreak of coronavirus, many states are being encouraged to shelter in place and practice social distancing. Events such as prom, graduation and Senior trips are  being cancelled to keep everyone safe — but this doesn’t mean ...

Living in Your Zone of Genius

Are you doing your best in your day-to-day life, but still feeling unsatisfied? Sometimes when we try and take on too much at a time or get stuck in a routine, we lose sight of our passions and the ideas that make life truly rewarding. ...

Understanding the Five Love Languages

Whether you’re with someone long-term, only starting to date, or just friends, knowing how to communicate with a partner is an essential component to a successful relationship. In 1992, marriage counselor Dr. Gary Chapman wrote “The 5 ...

What to Know About Mental Load

If you’ve ever sat down to complete a task while at the same time dealing with the stress of planning out several other things, you’ve experienced the invisible, seemingly endless work called “mental load.” Mental load is the sum of ...

How to Successfully Prepare for the Holidays

The holidays are right around the corner, and the pressure that comes with them can be enough for anyone to want to lock the doors and shutter the blinds until the new year. A recent survey by Healthline shows that 65% of Generation X ...

How Stress Affects Your Health

We’ve all experienced stress at one time or another, but do you know what stress actually is? Stress is your body’s reaction to any demand or change in your environment that requires you to respond or adjust. Stress-provoking changes ...