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Most popular New Year's resolutions - and how to achieve them

Most popular New Year's resolutions - and how to achieve them

By Monica on December 20, 2016

As the New Year arrives, most adults will make New Year resolutions to lose weight, drink less and stop smoking. According to research, the very same people will have abandoned their goals within a matter of months if not weeks.
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We’re here for you – wherever you are

We’re here for you – wherever you are

By Monica on November 30, 2016

No matter where you are this holiday season – or whatever issue pops up that you need a solution for - JustAnswer is here for you.

Staying with relatives? JustAnswer Relationship Experts can offer...

Let JustAswer help you to keep your home welcoming place

Keep your home a happy welcoming place during the holidays

By Monica on November 08, 2016

 

Today we have a few pointers on keeping your home warm and welcome through the holiday season.

Did you know that over 1000 people a year in the UK are hurt while putting up festive decorations in their homes? But a few simple steps from JustAnswer can prevent something nasty...

Halloween Candy Hazards: Kids + Pets

By Carolyn Hauck on October 27, 2015

Remember the Halloween candy scare of decades past? When parents and children were warned to be wary of taking candy from strangers that might be laced with drugs, poison or tainted with sharp objects?

While there’s an outside chance of these occurrences, the real...

Fireworks

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How to keep everyone safe this 4th of July

By Carolyn Hauck on June 30, 2015

Ready for the 4th this year? Before you venture down to your local fireworks stand, consider these numbers from a Consumer Product Safety Commission survey on firework injuries taken in 2013:

240 people per day visit the emergency room for firework-related injuries in...

Camping

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5 Signs Your Child is Ready for Sleep Away Camp

By CoachJenK on June 23, 2015

Parents, are you struggling over the decision to send your child to sleep away camp? Do you wonder if your child is old enough for this adventure? Well, I don’t believe that there is a “right” age—it’s more about the readiness that your child exhibits that lets us know they can handle being away...

Grilling

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The 3 Steps to Grilling

By Carolyn Hauck on June 04, 2015

Ready to be the king or queen of the BBQ this summer? Follow the below steps to get your grilled meat just right. Once you get the basics down you can branch out and try new recipes for meat, fish, vegetables and even, fruit (have you tried grilled peaches lately?).

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How to successfully transition from college to work

By Carolyn Hauck on May 21, 2015

Nothing can truly prepare a young adult for their first real job. It’s a rite of passage we all make from young adulthood to adulthood, but the transition will go more smoothly if you know what to expect from yourself and others. Being clear about what kind of job you want to go after, managing...

Earth Day

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Earth Day: small changes add up

By Carolyn Hauck on April 21, 2015

Tomorrow, April 22nd, Earth Day celebrates its 45th birthday. Since 1970, this day in April has brought communities together to work towards a more sustainable future for our planet. Global sustainability can feel like a daunting issue, but many organizations overwhelming...

Preparing to care for an elder parent

By Carolyn Hauck on March 19, 2015

It’s likely that many of us will care for an aging parent or be taken care of by our adult child later in life. This is backed by the statistics: From 1994 – 2011, the amount of women caring for an elder parent rose from 9 percent to 28 percent, and the amount of men rose from 3 percent to 17...

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