Tips For Smart Media Use For Kids

Tips For Smart Media Use For Kids

(StatePoint) From TV to smart phones to social media, our lives are dominated by 24/7 media exposure. Despite this, many children and teens have few rules around their media use. While media consumption by itself is not the leading cause of any health problem in the U.S., it can contribute to numerous health risks, say experts. At the same time, kids can learn many positive things from “pro-social” media. The key is to teach children to make healthy media choices. “It is...

Secrets For Generating A Second Income

Secrets For Generating A Second Income

(StatePoint) In today’s tumultuous economic times, extra income is not just a luxury, but a necessary safety net, according to many financial experts. “Relying solely on a single employer to make ends meet is a surefire way to end up struggling,...

New Tips For Communicating With Your Kids

New Tips For Communicating With Your Kids

(StatePoint) In today’s digital world, connecting with your children goes beyond face-to-face communication. While nothing beats in-person quality time, on-the-go lifestyles don’t always allow for it. But physical distance when you or your kids are out of the house shouldn’t present...

New Year’s Resolution:  Get Your Family To Eat Healthier Snacks

New Year’s Resolution: Get Your Family To Eat Healthier Snacks

(StatePoint) The New Year is the perfect time to evaluate what you feed your family, and make positive steps toward more wholesome meals. Snack time in particular is when a lot of great parents serve up some not-so-great offerings. Here are...

Great Gifts For People On-The-Go

Great Gifts For People On-The-Go

(StatePoint) No matter how hard we try, life just won’t slow down. And with the increasing need to be connected all the time, a few minutes off the grid could mean missing out on something. That’s why there are more...

Wedding Registry 101

Wedding Registry 101

(Family Features) For engaged couples, it can seem as if there are a million things to accomplish before the big day arrives. One essential piece of the wedding puzzle involves creating a registry that makes it easy for guests to celebrate your union with gifts that reflect your personality as a couple. Before Building Your Registry It's no wonder why guests love the ease and simplicity of a gift registry. But many couples may not know where to begin when setting out...

Healthier Dishes For Your Table

Healthier Dishes For Your Table

(Family Features) Bringing healthier foods to the table can be easier - and more delicious - than you might think. When you add high-quality proteins such as soyfoods to the menu, you open up the door to a wide variety of tasty and nutritious meals. The plant-based proteins of soy are packed with benefits for your body. They: * Have all the essential amino acids needed for growth. * May help reduce the risk of heart disease by lowering blood cholesterol and increasing...

Mentors Key To Small Business Owner Success

Mentors Key To Small Business Owner Success

(Family Features) You have a compelling business model ... ambition ... entrepreneurial spirit. Add in a solid business plan and the necessary capital, and you may be well on your way toward launching a business. But before you take the...

Tech The Halls This Holiday

Tech The Halls This Holiday

(Family Features) Everyone loves finding the latest technology under the wrapping paper, whether it's a gadget to help you stay connected with family or enjoy your favorite entertainment. From a new tablet for grandma to headphones for dad, everyone has at...

Melt Away The Fat By Lifting Weights

Melt Away The Fat By Lifting Weights

Weightlifting is an activity that many people neglect when trying to lose weight. They believe that cardio will help them burn away body fat and lifting weights is only necessary if they want to build muscle. However, the truth is...

Technology Makes It Easy To Work From Home and Enjoy Summer To The Max

Technology Makes It Easy To Work From Home and Enjoy Summer To The Max

(BPT) - No one wants to see a cloud on a sunny summer day, but when it comes to how technology can make your life better, a different type of cloud can actually brighten your day. Cloud storage - often...

Four Simple Tips To Help You Land A Great Job

Four Simple Tips To Help You Land A Great Job

(BPT) - Whether you're just graduating and entering the job market for the first time or you're changing careers, job searching is never easy. And if you're among the more than 1.5 million college grads looking for work this year, you will need to work smarter to stand above the crowd and land that dream job or internship. In today's high-tech society, many potential employers are turning to social media to learn more about you. "Before you even walk through the...

Third Annual Sing For Hope Pianos Begins This Weekend In New York City

Third Annual Sing For Hope Pianos Begins This Weekend In New York City

Two-Week Outdoor Art Installation of 88 Pianos Throughout Five Boroughs Kicks Off June 1 NEW YORK, May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sing for Hope Pianos will return to the vibrant New York City streets this weekend.  Beginning June 1, for two weeks, 88 pianos will be available for everyone to enjoy in public spaces throughout New York City's five boroughs in support of the NYC-based non-profit Sing for Hope and its mission to provide "access to the arts for all." Sing...

New VIZIO M-Series Delivers Faster, Smarter, All-LED HDTVs To Consumers Seeking Edge-To-Edge Perfection

New VIZIO M-Series Delivers Faster, Smarter, All-LED HDTVs To Consumers Seeking Edge-To-Edge Perfection

Nationwide Rollout of M-Series Offers 32" to 80" Screen Size Classes Featuring All-New, Ultra-Modern Industrial Design With Near Borderless Frames      IRVINE, Calif., May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIZIO, America's #1 large size HDTV company(1) and #1 selling LCD HDTV Brand in...

Home Steam Showers Evolve With iSteam

Home Steam Showers Evolve With iSteam

The New High Tech Home Wellness Solution From Mr. Steam        LONG ISLAND CITY, New York, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wouldn't you feel good with a steam shower right in your own home? (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130529/CG21633) Mr. Steam, the Feel Good company, introduces...

TOTO Introduces The Next Generation NEOREST

TOTO Introduces The Next Generation NEOREST

TOTO's new NEOREST 750H introduces the most complete bowl cleansing system available by synergizing its patented flushing and cleansing technologies, to rid the bowl visible and invisible waste. Glazed with TOTO's HYDROTECT titanium dioxide coating and zirconium, the bowl's surface...

3 Natural Ways To Deal With Depression

3 Natural Ways To Deal With Depression

Whether you suffer from mild depression or major depression, there are always ways of treating depression naturally.  If your depression is mild, you may be able to control it fully with natural methods.  However, if it is more severe, then...

  • Nicki Minaj Is In The Myx! Partners With New Moscato Wine Beverage: Myx Fusions

    Myx Fusions, the fruit-infused, single serve moscato wine beverage, announces a partnership with Nicki Minaj today. The pop superstar is not only a part owner of the brand but will also be the face of the new distinctively bottled, ready to drink moscato as it expands in the U.S. market and abroad. Myx Fusions will launch a fully integrated marketing campaign that will include print, radio and television as well as exclusive events and social media messaging.

  • Target Celebrates Canadian Arrival With Friends and Celebrities At New Shoppers World Danforth Store

    On March 27th, Target celebrated its Canadian arrival at the new Shoppers World Danforth location in Toronto. Tony Fisher, president, Target Canada and Bullseye, Target’s beloved bull terrier mascot, welcomed special guest, Blake Lively, on the red carpet.

  • Glamour Launches New Latina Beauty Title Glam Belleza Latina, Jennifer Lopez

    Glamour today announces the launch of Glam Belleza Latina, a new title under the Glamour umbrella, targeting the next generation in beauty for Latina women. Under Editor-in-Chief Cindi Leive’s direction, Glam Belleza Latina has Veronica Chambers as its editor, overseeing the content and voice of the magazine, with Art Director Sarah Vinas creating its bold, polished aesthetic.