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Good study habits for children are important

Encouraging Good Study Habits in Your Children

Now that school has started again, homework, projects, and tests are on the horizon. Parents eager to help their children succeed in school are looking for ways to encourage good study habits. We've gathered some concrete suggestions for ...

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Summer fun days

Enjoying the Last Days of Summer

Believe it or not, it’s almost time for school to start. Back to the daily routines, to homework, to school projects, and to after-school activities. For many families, it’s overwhelming to think about the upcoming school year that is fas...

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DIY update projects in a home

6 Tips for Updating Your Home on a Budget

Looking to update your home without breaking the bank? While that may seem difficult, it is not impossible. In fact, there are several ways you can update your home on a budget. It’s not always necessary to tear down walls, replace cabinets...

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Groceries for a family

Cutting Grocery Costs

With prices on gas, food, and clothing steadily on the rise, we are all looking for ways to cut costs. While you can reduce gas expenses by cutting down on travel and you can postpone buying new clothes, you can’t eliminate gr...

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Finances

4 Financial Planning Money Myths Busted

Guest post by Daniel DiGuglielmo. There are a lot of money myths and misconceptions in the personal finance world, and some of them could hold you back—from saving money and improving your credit score to qualifying for loans. No matter wh...

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Bistro 17 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Tuscaloosa Restaurants: New and Coming Soon

In our vibrant city on the Black Warrior River, we are fortunate to have many wonderful Tuscaloosa restaurants, cafes, and fast-food drive-ins. And several new places in our area have opened recently or will open soon. Ready to try some of thes...

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Summer movies 2022

Summer Movies to See on the Big Screen

Movie theaters are back! Since the release of Top Gun: Maverick, Tom Cruise’s patriotic blockbuster that smashed Memorial Day records, the movie theater industry seems to be on the rise. Who doesn’t love to sink into a cushioned seat ...

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Cool summer recipes for Alabama

8 Summer Recipes that Help You Chill

Temperatures are on the rise, the air is thick with humidity, and the heat index is soaring. It’s summertime in Alabama, and we’re all seeking ways to stay cool. Besides staying inside our air-conditioned homes, sitting under ceiling fans, ...

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