You probably already know how much the weather impacts your mood. Generally speaking, if it’s pleasantly warm and sunny out, you are probably in a better mood than if it’s dreary and cloudy or scorching hot. Light, warmth, and the overall climate play considerable roles in psychological science, which makes season preference an incredibly interesting topic.
Summer is in full swing, pools are packed, vacations are rapidly approaching, and freshly squeezed lemonade on the covered back porch is calling your name. But another member of your family may not be enjoying these soaring temperatures just as much as you are. It is crucial to consider your pet’s safety and comfort during the ravishing heat. Here are a few ways to protect your pet and ensure they have a safe summer.
Summer is a time for indulgences. Whether it’s a family reunion or a trip to your favorite beach, chances are you’re treating yourself to food and drink that you avoid the rest of the year. Add the heat of summer to the mix, and you’ve got a recipe for bloating and swelling that leaves you feeling uncomfortable. [Read more…]
Ahh summer, the time of sunshine, socializing and sipping on fun and fruity beverages while lounging poolside. There’s just one little problem. Those itty-bitty seasonal clothes, and those great big calorie-loaded cocktails, are totally at odds with one another! While we want to be looking and feeling our best to enjoy that hot weather, we don’t want to pile on the pounds from enjoying one too many summery treats. [Read more…]