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    Virtual Summer Concerts to Attend

    While summer concerts might not be happening due to COVID-19, we are lucky to live in a world with technology at our fingertips. Luckily, many bands and singers are live streaming or uploading previously recorded concerts to hold us all over as we continue to stay home and practice social distancing. If you’re itching for […]

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    How to Successfully Work from Home

    June 25th is National Work from Home Day! This holiday is very timely, as many of us have already been doing so for the past couple of months. However, getting used to working from home may take a while! Going from being just across the hall from coworkers to being a phone call away can […]

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    Martini Recipes for National Martini Day

    Friday, June 19th, is National Martini Day! Whether you prefer a light, fruity martini, or a rich, dessert beverage, this cocktail can be made in a variety of different ways. We have some delicious martini recipes for you to try just in time for the weekend! Coconut Key Lime Martini Transport yourself to paradise with […]

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    Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day 2020

    This Sunday is all about the dads! How are you going to celebrate Father’s Day this year? Maybe you have a tradition of hitting Dad’s favorite restaurant, going to the movies, or going to his favorite sporting event. Although some places are beginning to open up, your typical Father’s Day plans may be looking a […]

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    Kids Will Love these Father’s Day Crafts!

    Father’s Day is right around the corner! Do your kids know what they want to get their dad yet? Luckily, we have some awesome Father’s Day crafts for kids so they can give Dad a gift he will cherish forever. Additionally, it’s a good way to occupy their time if they’re getting a little restless […]

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    4 Tips on Gardening Without a Yard

    Do you have goals of starting a garden, but feel discouraged without a backyard to grow it in? Not to worry! Believe it or not, there are many ways you can start a garden from the comfort of your balcony or patio. What better time to start a new hobby than now? Check out our […]

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    National Barbecue Month: Best BBQ Side Dishes

    May is National Barbecue Month! With the weather getting warmer, it’s a great time to indulge in delicious barbecue and side dishes outside on a nice day. Barbecue is a classic food that is perfect for kicking off summer. Although we have to continue to practice social distancing, you can still enjoy a delicious outdoor […]

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    Tips for Working Out at Home

    It can be difficult to gather motivation to go to the gym. It’s even more difficult to find the motivation to workout at home! With gyms closing their doors indefinitely, many of us have had to readjust our workout routines. Many obstacles like lack of equipment and guidance can hold us back from our full […]

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    Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

    With Mother’s Day coming up this weekend, it is likely that you are having to readjust your typical Mother’s Day plans. Typically, you may go out to your favorite restaurant for a delicious brunch. This year since the options are a bit limited, why not bring brunch to the mothers in your life? Whether it’s […]

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    National Picnic Day: Perfect Picnic Foods

    Tomorrow, April 23rd, is National Picnic Day! While we are stuck at home, we may be feeling a bit restless. What better way to get out of the house, then going outside for a picnic? Get some inspiration for your outdoor feast. We’ve compiled a list of perfect picnic foods! Potato Salad Potato salad is […]

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    Move More Month: The Importance of Exercise

    April is Move More Month! Although we are confined to our homes and gyms are closed, there are plenty of ways to stay active. Exercise is important to not only our physical health, but also our mental health. Since it is is Move More Month, make it a goal of your to do just that–move […]

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    National Pet Day: Celebrate Your Pet!

    April 11th is National Pet Day, and as a pet-friendly community, Beacon on 5th recognizes the importance that pets have in our lives. During these isolating and uncertain times, our pets are there for us now more than ever. In fact, dogs and cats act as great emotional support animals. What cheers you up better […]