Tag Archive: Simple

Simple Steps to Seasonal Savings

For many people, their holiday shopping begins on Black Friday. Cyber Monday, which falls after the Thanksgiving weekend is a great way to order gifts online- especially if you do not like crowds. Many retailers will lure shoppers in on Cyber Monday with free shipping deals. UF IFAS Extension offers some great tips for keeping …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/11/20/simple-steps-to-seasonal-savings/

Six Simple Ideas for Dealing with Your Unwanted Exotic Pet

This exotic snake was caught in a garage on Bayou Chico (Pensacola) – it did not belong to the homeowner. Photo courtesy of: Escambia County Animal Control Now that we have completed National Invasive Species Week many readers have learned what NOT to do with their unwanted exotic pets… but what DO you do with them? Here …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/03/06/six-simple-ideas-for-dealing-with-your-unwanted-exotic-pet/

Three Simple Ideas for Teaching Your Child Gratitude

Gratitude is a tricky concept to teach children. It is essential for our happiness, but easily overlooked in the hustle and bustle of our busy everyday lives. With Thanksgiving approaching, it is a great opportunity to do an activity with your kids to help reinforce the concept of gratitude. Here are three simple ideas that …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/11/26/three-simple-ideas-for-teaching-your-child-gratitude/

Simple Ideas for Fun in the Sun

“School’s out!” Time to head outdoors to play. In their Physical Activity Guidelines, the Department of Health and Human Services, http://www.health.gov, recommends at least one hour of moderate to vigorous physical activity every day for overall better health. No worries, though. You don’t have to do it all at once and what you and your …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/06/27/simple-ideas-for-fun-in-the-sun/

Simple Steps to Savings

With the holiday season wrapping up, are you finding yourself saying things like:  How did this happen? Why did I spend all that money?  I can’t believe I did.  Why did I wait until the last minute to shop? At least I found a great deal on that TV I’ve been eyeing. I don’t even …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/01/04/simple-steps-to-savings/