5 Reasons to Filter Your Drinking Water

By ditching plastic water bottles, you can help create a more sustainable environment, while enjoying fresher, cleaner-tasting water.

4 Easy Ways for Parents to Add Interactive Play Throughout the Day

A child’s development at an early age sets the stage for future success, and interactive play can have a big impact

Ways to Nurture Early Childhood Development

To encourage growth and enrich children’s play experiences, Dr. Eliot and VTech offer these tips.

Seeking Fresh Perspectives to Shape the Future of Food

In a constantly evolving economy, America’s farmers, ranchers and rural leaders face what experts call a daunting task.

Are Your Favorite Restaurants and Stores Going Green?

More than a dozen of the largest supermarket chains and seafood buyers, including Safeway, McDonalds and Costco have joined conservation groups and hundreds of thousands of citizens in urging fishing restrictions that scientists say would protect these ecosystems, helping to sustain the fisheries long term

Tips to Save Money on Pet Care

Spoiling your furry friends doesn’t have to cost a pretty penny. The discount experts at Dollar General are offering pet care tips for those on a budget.

Why is it So Hard to Accept Compliments

A new study finds that nearly 40 percent of women have trouble accepting compliments.

Tips to Make Music at Home with Your Family

This National Piano Month, celebrated in September, is a great time to foster a love for making and appreciating music. Here are three ways to get your family started.

Why You Should Adopt a Dog

Dogs make a house a home; there is no doubt about it. If you have ever thought about including a dog in your family, here are several reasons to consider moving ahead on a furry adoption.

What to Know When Giving Kids Tech Gear

Just remember that when investing in technology for kids, there are a few things to keep in mind.

Helping High Schoolers Prep for College Extrance Exams

Whether taking the SAT, the ACT or both, excelling on college entrance exams can significantly strengthen one’s school applications.

Is Terrorism a Threat to Suburban Communities?

For many living in suburban and rural communities, the threat of terror may seem very remote and limited to major metropolises. But is this complacency warranted?

4 Ways to Make Life On-the-Go Easier

If you are constantly on the go, it’s important to remember to take care of yourself and your family.

This Father's Day: Tips to Balance Family and Work Life

Professional obligations and family commitments can be at odds -- particularly for those who hold leadership positions or possess jobs with long hours. And many people learn that the hard way.

National Music Day: Make Music a Bigger Part of Your Family's Life

Researchers say that music can bring many benefits to your life -- and for households that incorporate music into their daily lifestyle, these benefits can extend to everyone in the family.