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If you like this blog, you will love my ARunnersDiary.com or what I’m now calling ATriathletesDiary.com blog. We currently have more than 25,000 in our community and the numbers increase daily. This blog includes

Etiquette Expert Offers Tips on Holiday Tipping

It’s that time of year to think about giving thanks to the many people in our lives through holiday tipping.  It’s a topic that confuses many: how much to give and to whom? Jacqueline Whitmore,

Seven Reasons to Bite Your Tongue in the Office

When it comes to behavior in the office, it’s important to err on the side of caution when you are establishing your professional image in the workplace. Diane Gottsman is a national modern manners

It’s the Holiday Season, Tips for the Small and Local Business Owner

It’s the holiday season, try to shop small and local businesses as much as you can and help support our local economy. I wrote this article for H&R Block, specifically for small and local

11 Holiday Gift Ideas For Those Who Have Everything

Know someone who is impossible to buy for? Then check out these 10 holiday gift ideas for those who have everything: Philips Hue — Light up your room with different colors. Use your iPhone or Android

Eight Holiday Gift Ideas for the Techie in your Life

Can’t decide what to buy the techie in your life?  Here are 10 holiday gift guide suggestions for the techie in your life: Google Glass – Okay, still my favorite. Yes there are a

Happy Thanksgiving!

I want to wish you and your family a very happy and healthy Thanksgiving holiday. There is so much that we have to be grateful for and this time of year, I want to

Golf Weekend Getaway Outside of New York

Ever think about a quick golf weekend getaway from New York to escape from the cold and just take time to unwind? My husband’s birthday was coming up and I wanted to take him

How #Selfies Are Changing The Face of Photography

Art professors Ren Hullender, Al Wildey discover 63 categories by analyzing 4,500 selfies The world is having a love affair with selfies, the digital self-portraits usually taken with a mobile phone and uploaded to

Prevent Breakdowns of Your Heating Unit Before the Winter Season

After the first cold snap of winter, it is estimated that 40% of heating units break down each year due to a lack of maintenance. As the winter weather nears, it’s important to take