Zero-Based Budgeting 101: Best Practices to Following the Money

Zero-Based Budgeting 101: Best Practices to Following the Money

When it comes to the topic of managing your money, are you taking the best approach? While many people may believe they have a sound budgeting system and process, only a few manage to set aside money for their future. And from those few, even fewer make substantial progress toward their financial goals. A common…

9 Surprising Benefits of Reading Aloud to Your Child

9 Surprising Benefits of Reading Aloud to Your Child

“The single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children.” (Anderson & Hiebert & Scott, 1985) Sometimes it can feel impossible to get some quiet time with all the technology, after-school activities, and homework, but making time to read aloud to your child is well…

Crater of Diamonds State Park: A Perfect Family Vacation

Crater of Diamonds State Park: A Perfect Family Vacation

Looking for a fun, unique, and affordable spot for a family vacation? The Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas is the perfect place to visit. The diamond mine in Arkansas is a unique tourist attraction because it was once an active volcano with lava flows that brought diamonds to the surface. So, if you’re…

How to Relieve Stress: 10 Practical Ways to Get Started

How to Relieve Stress: 10 Practical Ways to Get Started

We all face stressful situations every day. Stress is normal. It’s simply a psychological and physical reaction that kicks in when you’re under pressure. However, stress can also be the entry point to several health conditions and disorders. Left unchecked, chronic stress can cause life-threatening issues like high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, depression, and…

Automate These 20 Household Tasks and Take Back Your Time

Automate These 20 Household Tasks and Take Back Your Time

From smart devices to wearable tech, IoT Secure compiled a list of some of the most mundane household tasks that can now be automated. They range from cleaning your grill grates to making your morning cup of coffee. The word “automation” is used today in a way that suggests apps or wifi connections, but at its…