Melissa Page

Melissa Page is a passionate blogger. When she's not writing, she plays bowling with her friends.

Resolve to Keep Your Home and Family Safe in 2014

The home should be the safest place for you and your family. So instead of making personal new year’s resolutions you really can’t keep, focus on implementing new rules about home and family safety. Here are some tips to keep you and your family safe from accidents, fire, and theft Child Safety...more

A Woman’s Quick Guide to Wine for the Holidays

Whether as a gift for the host, or for entertaining your guests, wine has always been part of the holidays. And with the holidays fast approaching, here’s a quick guide for every woman in finding the perfect wine for  the festivities.Wine termsConfused with the different terminology? Don’t worry. You don’t need to be a sommelier to get the basic terms right. ...more

THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE Infographic - The Anatomy Of Panem

Looking forward to this November's THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE?Here's an unofficial look at each district in Panem, the Victors that will be involved in the Quarter Quell along with some other information about them you may not have known.Take a look and if you like this infographic be sure to grab the code at the bottom and share it on your favorite site.May the odds be ever in your favor!...more

Don't Let Dieting Stop You from Enjoying a Glass of Wine

Conventional thought suggests that alcohol promotes weight gain by easing our inhibitions and causing us to overeat. In reality, however, research doesn't conclusively support this belief. photo credit: Alan Cleaver via photopin cc While some people may have trouble sticking to their diets after consuming alcohol; others may actually benefit from a drink or two. In fact, moderate social drinking can often help people better tolerate trying dietary restrictions and exercise routines which can make day-to-day life challenging. ...more

Keeping Your Kids Injury-Free this Independence Day

The 4th of July is an exciting time. It’s the perfect time for family and friends to get together and enjoy good food, outdoor parties, and interesting conversations. For children, the 4th of July also means tons of fun - picnics, parades, and swimming. However, with barbecues, lazy days at the pool, and a lot of fireworks within sight, keeping your kids safe during the Independence Day celebration can be challenging....more

Last Minute Mother’s Day Surprises That Can Save You

Have you bought your Mom a gift already? ...more

Stress-relieving Tips: 5 Ways to Relax for Worried Moms

Without a doubt, being a mom has its rewards. But it can also be the most demanding job in the world. Aside from the dirty dishes, house cleaning, carpool, son’s soccer practice, and the occasional argument with your teenage daughter, there are a thousand other things you should keep track of or look after....more

Valentine’s Day 2013 – The Ultimate Gift Guide for Her [Infographic]

Valentine’s Day is almost here!  A day of love, flowers, and hearts – it can also be a stressful and looming deadline for those who haven’t found a gift for their loved ones.  You want a gift that sends the right message for where you are in your relationship.  Is it brand-new, serious, casual, or complicated – relationships, gift giving, and Valentine’s Day can seem like a task filled with many possible pitfalls and wrong turns....more

Weathering the LDR Storm: How to Survive Long-distance Loving

 Kate fell silent when she heard the news. Just when they’ve gotten so close, Josh’s office decides to relocate him to another country for two years. Her thoughts raced: what will happen to Friday dinners, tickle wars, holding hands?...more

Fun and Frugal Ideas for the Holidays

Christmas is just around the corner! While this may be one of the happiest times of the year, it may also be one the most expensive times. But don’t let the demands of the holidays get to you. You can still enjoy the holiday cheer without being a scrooge! Take a look at these fun and frugal holiday ideas for this year!Shopping...more