Month: June 2016

Salvation Army Thrift Stores Host Fourth of July Sale!

Save by the dawn’s early light at The Salvation Army Southeast Michigan Adult Rehabilitation Center family thrift stores as they celebrate summer during the nonprofit’s annual Fourth of July Sale. Visit any of the 36 metro Detroit Salvation Army thrift store locations to enjoy 50 percent off clothing on Saturday, July 4. Most stores will open at 7 a.m.

Want to Empower Kids This Summer? Look to the Kitchen

The conclusion of every school year is a proud time for parents, but it can also be a time of great worry. There are headlines all over the news landscape regarding the dangers of summer. Whether it is idle minds that can get kids in trouble or the blistering hot sun, parents on a budget can have a tough time figuring out ways to keep their kids active and engaged in the summer.

5 Ways to Protect Your Family from Zika Virus this Summer

As many people learn about the Zika virus in the media, there is a lot of concern as to whether or not it will reach America. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), although most cases of it have been abroad, they report that cases among those traveling will likely continue to increase, and that the imported cases could result in the local spread of the virus throughout the country.

Seeing Children in a New Way

Our culture feeds us a lot of negative ideas about children. When they are infants, we understand and are quick to declare that children are gifts. What a blessing a newborn baby is. Ah, but wait just a few months and the message begins to change. Right about the time they learn to walk and talk, the warnings come.

Car Rally Expert Ruby Davis Gives Road Trip Tips

Up to 69% of Americans will hit the road for summer vacations this year to spend quality time together, according to American Automobile Association. To make sure the next road trip is a blast yet safe, ChickDriven.com founder Ruby Davis offers some great road-trip tips to make the next journey memorable.