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Hocus Pocus Chocolate Truffles Recipe

Hocus Pocus Chocolate Truffles Recipe

Halloween is my absolute favorite holiday. Something about the spooky, paranormal nature that gives me the chills while making me laugh at the same time. Every Halloween, we celebrate the week leading up with movie nights and themed treats like these Hocus Pocus chocolate truffles. They are colorful, super fun and most importantly frightfully delicious. […]

5 Mental Health Hazards During the Holidays

5 Mental Health Hazards During the Holidays

While most holidays are a time to be cheerful, for many it is ironically when their mental health is most likely to take a hit. Contrary to what one might expect, several studies have confirmed the holidays are an especially sensitive time for people with recurring mental health issues like depression, PTSD, and substance use […]

Features To Look For In A Rental Home

Features To Look For In A Rental Home

In recent years, Chicago has become a popular destination for tourists and business people around the world. Everything about Chicago is magnificent yet incredibly inviting, from its world-class architecture, jazz music to its renowned hot dog. As a result, the city receives a large number of visitors each year. Short-term rental properties are becoming increasingly […]

5 Tips to Safely Celebrate Halloween with Your Pets

5 Tips to Safely Celebrate Halloween with Your Pets

(Family Features) Whether heading to a party, celebrating on social media or greeting little ghouls and goblins at home, getting the entire family – including the four-legged family members – involved in the Halloween festivities can be the biggest treat of all. However, it’s important to take some precautions to avoid spooking your pets, particularly […]