Pandemic-smart Halloween safety tips

Pandemic-smart Halloween safety tips

Whether or not your kids are heading out for Trick-or-Treating, here are some tips to help keep everyone Covid-safe and sound. Costumes are the best part of Halloween — so just be sure your kids are safe in theirs: Costumes (store-bought or homemade) should allow for...
You’re probably missing the best part of pumpkins – eating them!

You’re probably missing the best part of pumpkins – eating them!

If you throw away your pumpkin after Halloween, you’re throwing out a very healthy all American vegetable – chockfull of vitamins. According to experts, fresh pumpkin is is an excellent source of natural fiber, plus beta-carotene (vitamin A and vitamin C), as well as...
How much mortgage should I pay per month?

How much mortgage should I pay per month?

One of the most important questions first-time buyers face is calculating how much money they can actually afford to spend on their monthly mortgage payment. While there is no easy answer, there is something called The 28% rule. That thinking is that you should spend...