Triangle NC Blog

Build Your Own Garden Pond This Spring 

Spring is finally here and that means it’s time to get started with the outdoor projects you hope to complete this year. A great addition to your backyard is adding a garden pond, and installing one is easier than you may think.

Tennis is the Perfect Activity for the Summer 

The air is getting warmer, the grass is getting greener, and flowers are blooming. It can only mean one thing…summer is upon us.  If you’re a parent, you know that means the kids will be on a long break soon. It’s important to make sure they have activities that keep them active and not cooped up in the house. You want your kids to have fun, but also be involved in an activity where they’re engaged and still learning new skills.

Chiropractic Care: The Key to Quality of Life 

Have you ever driven past your local Chiropractors office and thought “Those poor people who need a chiropractor, they must have serious back trouble!”

Finding the Perfect Photo Shoot Location 

You’ve already decided that you want to document an important event in your life in portrait form. Whether the pictures are in honor of a birthday, a graduation, or just a time in your life that you don’t want to forget, picking a good location is an important aspect. Scala Photography has some tips for choosing the right place to have your next portraits taken.

Pick some place you are comfortable.

Top 5 Reasons to Start Playing Tennis 

It’s still be cold outside, but you may already be thinking about some fun options to keep your kids active this spring or you may be considering picking up a new skill yourself. When considering a new activity that’s both beneficial to your health and enjoyable, tennis is a perfect contender. Here are five reasons you or your kids should start playing tennis this spring.

Keeping Your Home Warm As The Temperature Drops 

As we move into the cold winter months, now is the perfect time to make sure your home is up to keeping out the cold and maintaining the warmth inside.  Here are a few things to look for that could affect your home’s performance:

Safety checks for your home 

We all have our end of the year to-do list. It usually features items such as gathering paperwork for the year’s taxes, taking household goods and clothing to goodwill, preparing the house for winter and performing any service needed on your heat pump or generator. But we don’t always think about checking for any possible electrical hazards.

The 12 Healthy-eating Tips of the Holidays 

The holidays have arrived and that means family, fun and food! I am sure many of you would agree that Thanksgiving through New Year’s is the hardest time to stick to your healthy eating habits and fitness routine. Fitness Together has come up with some tips to help you get through the holidays and not throw off all of the progress you have made this year. Here are our 12 Healthy-eating Tips of the Holidays.

        1.    Each holiday is only one day.

Consumers Ready For Trusted Online Reviews 

Today’s consumers are increasingly relying on online reviews to determine which service or establishment to choose.  According to the 2013 BrightLocal Local Consumer Survey, 85% of consumers said they read online reviews for local businesses, up from 76% in 2012.

Simple steps for a safe holiday season 

The holidays have arrived! It’s time to pull out the decorations and trim the tree or light the menorah. But before you string up those lights, make sure you are taking all of the precautions necessary to have a safe and happy holiday season.