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Signs You Might Be In Danger Of Getting Fired

It always seems like right before or after the holidays is when a lot of companies lay off a lot of people. So how can you tell if your job is in jeopardy now or at any other time during the yea? Time Magazine says there are definitely some warning signs (19, specifically) to be…

Increase In Number Of Dogs Getting Canine Flu

Kids aren't the only ones who've been hit hard by the flu this season. According to Fox News, there are concerns about dogs with a quickly-spreading outbreak of canine influenza this year in as many as 46 states. Not only can it make your dog sick with symptoms like lethargy, coughing, sneezing and labored breathing,…

Flu Especially Bad For Kids This Season

We've heard about how this is the worst flu season in a long time and now we're finding out that it has been especially hard on kids. That's according to CBS News that says 13 children have already died from the flu this season. Here are some suggestions on staying healthy, as well as updates…

Starbucks Adds Blonde Espresso To Menu

Starbucks fans, there's a new type of espresso coming your way! Starbucks is introducing the new Blonde Espresso and it's the first time in 40 years that they've added a new espresso to their menu. That's according to Fox that says the difference with Blonde Espresso is that it's a lighter roast that is "smooth…

How Often Should You Be Washing Household Linens?

How often should you be washing your household linens? Chances are...more than you are. And we're talking about more than just your sheets & towels. It may shock you how frequently you need to launder things that you may not have thought of, like shower curtains and bath mats. (FYI, the answer isn't "when they…

Jason Derulo Has Teamed Up With Zumba!

Get ready to get your Zumba on with Jason Derulo! Billboard reports he has gotten together with the fitness dance program to make an official dance for his song “Tip Toe” that pairs up some of his dance moves at a class near you and on Zumba's YouTube. In a statement, Derulo says, "Dance is central to…

2017 Disasters Cost US Record-Setting Amount

We knew last year's disasters were bad, but just how bad? The total cost is out for all of the national disasters in the U.S.  last year and it's a record number. According to USA Today, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says Hurricanes Irma, Harvey & Maria, plus 13 other disasters, including the devastating…

2018's Best & Worst States To Raise A Family

So when it comes to raising a family, which states are the best--and not so much? And where does Florida rank? Wallethub came up with a list based on things like family salary, affordable housing, childcare cost and divorce rate, among other factors. Overall, Florida ranked 32nd out of 50. See where all the other…

Will The Colder Weather Help With Mosquitoes?

If you're hopeful that all of our colder weather means that there will be fewer mosquitoes next summer, don't get too excited. One bug expert says not necessarily. According to Popular Science, Susan Paskewitz, the chair of the Department of Entomology at the University of Wisconsin Madison explains that the little critters are, "going to…