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What are Medicare Deductibles?

We've all dealt with deductibles before, in all sorts of insurance plans. They're so common that many people and plans don’t easily explain what they a...

2022 COLA Predicted to be Largest in Over a Decade

Each year, the Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) tweaks how much you receive in your benefit. For 2022, experts are predicting the large...

Reusing Risotto to Make Delicious Arancini

Risotto is delicious, but it's easy to make too much and have plenty leftover. What if you could turn this into something amazing? Turn that leftover r...

Does Medicare Cover Allergy Treatment?

If you have an allergy that interferes with your life, treatment likely will become an important avenue to explore. But this can be expensive without i...

COVID-Safe Ways to Stay Connected with Your Grandkids

The relationship many grandparents share with their grandkids is a highlight of their lives, and the separation due to the COVID-19 pandemic has been d...

Using Lemon in Your Cooking

For many beginning home cooks, lemon is easily one of the most valuable, underutilized ingredients you can find in most grocery stores. Lemon can add b...

All About Community Gardens

Do you want to start a garden, but don't have the space or ability? Or, are you looking for something to bring your neighborhood together? You can do a...

Filing a Medicare Grievance

If you have an issue with the quality of your health care coverage and have Medicare, you can file a Medicare grievance. What does it do, and how can y...

Dishes to Impress Your Friends: Crêpes

Impressive meals don't just have to be at dinnertime. If you're having friends over for breakfast or brunch and want to flex your culinary muscles, try...

Why It's OK to Be Sad Sometimes

Sadness is a common emotion we all feel at some point, and often our response is to try to move on as quickly as possible. However, evidence points tow...

Dealing with Allergies

Allergies are very common and can be a real drain on your quality of life. In worst cases, they can even be deadly. How can you go about life dealing w...

The Hidden Health Benefits of Bowling

Bowling isn't often thought of as a fitness option, but there are a surprising number of ways bowling can benefit your health and make you fitter and h...

Using Garlic in Your Cooking

Garlic is one of those ingredients that is omnipresent in most cuisines of the world. Why is it so popular, and how can you go about cooking with garlic?

What to Do After Getting the COVID Vaccine

You've gotten your second shot of the COVID vaccine (or first if it was Johnson & Johnson). What are some things that are important to do after you...

Dishes to Impress Your Friends: Beef Wellington

If you're looking for a showstopping, mouthwatering recipe, look no further than our Beef Wellington dinner that will be certain to wow your loved ones!