Indoor Activities For The Summer

Mom reading with her daughter in the library
With warm weather and sunny skies, kids will do almost anything to stay outdoors during the summer. However, some days you’ll need to keep them inside the house. For instance, that includes rainy days and times when they don’t feel well. That’s when you can turn to these fun indoor... [read more]

Spend Quality Time On Mother’s Day

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Moms appreciate the gifts their kids buy for Mother’s Day. However, there’s one thing they appreciate even more – spending quality time with their kids. Here are some ideas of things you and your mom can do together to celebrate this Mother’s Day. In Honor of Your Mom You probably tell your... [read more]

How To Prepare For A New Month

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While 12 months fall within the same year, they’re all unique. Because of that, they offer new challenges as well as opportunities. Preparing for each month as it arrives accomplishes two things. First, it reduces the number of challenges. Second, it increases the number of successes. Here are some helpful... [read more]

What To Do When Your Car Hydroplanes

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You probably know the saying, “April showers bring May flowers.” Regardless of where you live, it likely rains often during spring. While it helps plants and flowers grow, it also creates driving risks. In particular, rain can cause cars to hydroplane. So have your tires checked by the technicians at... [read more]

Enjoy Some American Cuisine At TapRoot Restaurant

Filet Mignon Served with Potatoes and Asparagus
Even if you have a favorite restaurant, trying new places is always fun. Whether you live in Decatur, Illinois, or you’re passing through, check out the TapRoot Restaurant. Not only will you discover incredible cuisine but also outstanding service. There’s a good chance it’ll become your first choice when dining out. A... [read more]

Best Meals To Cook In April

Organic Grilled Lamb Chops with Garlic and Lime
Don’t serve your family the same meals over and over. Instead, try something new. Besides, spring is an ideal time to introduce new things. Best of all, you don’t need to spend precious time searching the internet for delicious recipes. So, consider any one of these. They’re nutritious and easy... [read more]

Enjoy Dining At Diamond’s Family Restaurant

Grilled Rib Eye Steak with Sunny-side up Eggs, Hash Browns, Grilled Tomatoes and Toast
Few things are worse than visiting a restaurant with kids only to discover they don’t like anything on the menu. But having that happen when eating with someone picky is almost as bad. You can avoid a frustrating and embarrassing situation by dining at Diamond’s Family Restaurant in Decatur, Illinois.... [read more]

When To Rotate & Balance Your Tires

A mechanic changes a tire in a car repair shop.
When it comes to maintaining cars, most people do a great job. Based on the manufacturer’s recommendations, they take their vehicles in for oil changes, new filters, and fluid fill-ups. But some forget about rotating and balancing the tires. This is just one service provided by Bob Brady Hyundai in... [read more]

Six Simple Steps Can Make Spring Cleaning Easier

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Like most people, you’re ready for the cold winter to end. After all, that means warmer weather that’s perfect for gardening and other outside activities. However, this is when you also need to focus on something you don’t enjoy – spring cleaning. Instead of dreading this task, make this year’s... [read more]

Try This Traditional St. Patrick’s Day Recipe

A classic boiled dinner of corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, onions, and carrots.
Whether you’re Irish or not, there’s one dish that most people make to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day – traditional corned beef and cabbage. First, it’s delicious, and second, it’s hearty. However, some people complain that it takes too much effort to make. Well, not this recipe. Even better, your family... [read more]