February Is National Children’s Dental Health Month, Quantico Residents! Here’s How to Help Your Kids Brush Up On Their Oral Hygiene!

Baseball practice. Video games. Homework. Playdates. If you asked your child to list his daily priorities, chances are that toothbrushing would be pretty low on his list! That's exactly why the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children's Dental Health Month every February. This month-long campaign intends to spread awareness about the importance of oral […]

What Are Your New Year’s Resolutions for 2015, Quantico Residents?

Happy New Year, Quantico residents! Can you believe we're already mid-way into January? We can't, either! The rapid passing of time has us reflecting on those New Year's resolutions we made before the ball drop. Some are going to be easier to keep than others, of course, but if we had to narrow down our […]

Be Prepared for Winter Storms at Quantico with These Tips from Ready.gov

Winter officially begins just a few weeks from now, but it's not too soon to prepare for the possibility of adverse winter weather near Quantico. If you're not sure where to start, Ready.gov has some helpful advice to get set for winter snow and ice: Preparing for Storms In addition to useful tips like creating […]

DIY Holiday Craft and Decor Projects for Your Quantico Home

Want to spruce up your space to prep for the holidays? You don't have to spend a lot of money to decorate your Quantico home in the spirit of the season. DIY crafts and decorations off inexpensive — and fun! — ways to make your home more festive. Here are two places to find DIY […]

Tips for Managing Your Money

So how strong are your financial habits? Do you make saving money and cutting debt a priority? Or does money slip through your fingers in spite of all your good intentions? Here are a few helpful tips for managing your money. Tip No.1: Establish specific goals for things you really want. Saving as a matter […]

Want to Stick to Those New Year’s Resolutions, Quantico?

Some New Year's Resolutions are easy. Calling Mom more often is as simple is sticking a reminder note on the fridge. Volunteering means carving out the time in your schedule and not making excuses. That's just plain resolve. But certain things are harder. Maybe you want to lose weight, drink less, or quit smoking. You need […]

Holiday Traditions at Quantico

Traditions make the holidays. It could be a cookie recipe, a pageant, letting the youngest family member light the first candle, or having the oldest put the star on the tree. Grandpa might dress as Santa, or maybe the whole family worships together. Rituals like this are our link to the past and a look […]

Black Friday & Cyber Monday at Quantico

Hey Quantico — Black Friday and its cousin Cyber Monday are almost upon us, the official launch of the holiday shopping season. Check out these tips for giving Santa and his elves a helping hand, including: – Do you really need that ice maker? – Bring cash. – Better deals are often available online. – […]

Canning Your Surplus Fruits and Veggies

Did you grow your own fruits and veggies this year and now have a surplus? Well, don’t fret because canning them is easier than you think and the results are amazing. As long as you follow best practices for canning you’ll have delicious preserved fruits and/or vegetables for the next year. Beware of spoilage and […]

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