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May is National Water Safety Month! Swimming pools may seem like innocent fun, but they can be dangerous for little ones. Parents are often shocked to learn that drowning is the number one cause of accidental death for children under age five. Thankfully drowning is preventable with a water safety plan that includes layers of protection such as adult supervision and pool fencing. As the industry leader in glass pool fencing, Aquaview merges safety with style. Check out their infographic below to learn the facts on child drowning and simple tips to keep your family safe this summer in their…

If you have never been on a cruise then perhaps this is the year that you should indulge in this luxury and fun-filled type of vacation. I seem to speak to more and more people each day who have taken a cruise in the past yet I still feel as though there are many people who have misconceptions about how much they would enjoy a vacation like this. If you haven’t been on a cruise yet then here are ten reasons why you should. Price Often considered expensive, cruises are more often than not, extremely good value for money. Almost…

Your dog is more than just a pet; it’s a member of the family. It counts on you for its food, exercise and love and affection. It’s important as a pet owner to know the common health issues that your pet can encounter such as Lyme disease and cancer in dogs and the ways to prevent and cure them. Ear infections Just like adults, many dog breeds are prone to ear infections. Breeds like the Cocker Spaniels, Basset Hound, the Coon Hound, Springer Spaniel and Dachshund have long floppy ears. Because their ears don’t allow air to get in they provide the perfect…

The Personality Of A Good Pet Transcends Time People have a deep relationship with their pets. Whether you’ve got a dog, or a cat, or a parakeet, or a squirrel, or a ferret, or a turtle, or some animal that isn’t a human whom you have a relationship with, there’s going to be an emotional connection. And that emotional connection is warranted. What animal lovers soon discover when it comes to pets is that all animals have personalities all their own. One cat is sweet. You get another cat of the same breed and appearance, treat that cat exactly the…

Whether you are an experienced traveler like Blake Rubin, or you are just planning your first trip abroad, it is always important to understand something about the laws in the countries you are visiting.  We have all heard enough stories about extreme punishments being meted out to Americans who were convicted of crimes they didn’t even know existed, and no one wants to find themselves in that situation. One area that many of us don’t think about in this context are the different driving laws in place in many countries around the world.  While you are not likely to find…

Typically, you go out into the open wilderness with the intention of getting away from the hustle and bustle of life in the city. A weekend (or longer) trip away from cell phones and mobiles devices to sit around a crackling campfire with friends and family. While this picture may be great for a lot of people, in the 21st century, we are increasingly dependent on our devices and electronics to get through. In fact, according to a recent survey by North American campground association, the number one amenity people want from their campsite is access to free Wi-Fi. While…

Many businesses fret about their Better Business Bureau rating, as they are afraid that the slightest complaint will make their company look like trash. Fortunately, it is easy to achieve a great rating like Robert Bassam has over the years. Here’s how to get it done… Dedicate yourself to providing great customer service The heart of any business that achieves consistently great BBB ratings is focused on delivering an excellent experience to their customers. Without happy consumers, a company will sink under the weight of the negative publicity that they receive, as people are far more likely to talk about…