Days filled with ball games, ballet recitals, boardrooms or other daily activities ?  It’s time  to stop, relax and pamper yourself with these special essential oils. [Read more…]

Gettysburg is a Great Getaway 

         When folks hear the word “Gettysburg,” they usually think of the Civil War.  It’s no wonder since this small Pennsylvania town was the location of the fiercest battles of the American Civil War.  When you tour the town, you will visit the famous battlefields of Gettysburg National Cemetery.  You also relive history when you stand on the spot where President Abraham Lincoln delivered his famous address.  [Read more…]

CCA education innovations drive unique learning experiences 

 Innovations in education happen every day at CCA because we’re preparing students to be career ready, not just graduation ready.  CCA is a top, accredited K-12 public cyber charter school that provides a personalized education to all Pennsylvania students. We turn the tired American educational model on its head. We don’t believe that children can be educated only by learning the same thing, in the same room, at the same time.   [Read more…]

Four Ways to Love Your Dog 


Pittsburgh Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center 

 Since February 20 is Love Your Pet Day, it seems appropriate to suggest a few ways to truly love your pet.  The first thing that most of us think of is going home to give our pets a big hug, but guess what?  Most dogs HATE to be hugged!  [Read more…]

Small is Big when It Comes to Shopping Locally

Janice Lane Palko

Founded in 2010, Small Business Saturday, is celebrated each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. In just a few short years, this event has been embraced by shoppers as a day to purchase holiday gifts while at the same time supporting local business owners and communities. In addition, it has made consumers aware of how important it is to shop locally. As you head out to do your holiday shopping, be sure to visit the following local businesses or shopping destinations and don’t forget to engage the services of your hometown service providers. It benefits them, our community and you. [Read more…]