HOW TO EAT PARTY FOOD AND NOT GAIN WEIGHT

So many parties. So many buffets. It can be difficult to watch what and how much you eat when crab dip, eggnog and pecan pie are staring you in the face. But it doesn’t take super-human self-discipline to curb your eating during the holiday season. Just follow these five tips from Nicole Patience, a registered…

3 Steps to Strong Passwords You Can Remember

Passwords are the house keys to your online accounts, and when they’re hacked, intruders can break in and wreak havoc. To create strong passwords, you have to strike a balance between making them difficult for others to guess and making them easy enough for you to remember. Many people favor simple ones at their own risk: “123456”…

Win Black Friday With These Shopping Hacks

  To the Black Friday victors go the spoils. Use these hacks to guarantee yourself the deals you want, whether you decide to shop from your couch or at the store. Online shopping Think outside the box. Some stores are synonymous with Black Friday: Target, Walmart and Best Buy, to name a few. But don’t limit yourself, especially…

TEN FASCINATING FACTS ABOUT THANKSGIVING

They don’t call it Turkey Day for nothing. When Thanksgiving arrives this week, 90 percent of American households are expected to gobble down turkey during the holiday feast. As an appetizer, chew on these juicy tidbits of trivia bout the big birds: The turkey got its name by mistake. The British thought it was another…