Leisure

The Ultimate Guide to Airline Benefits for Military Families


Over the last eight years, my family and I have been the beneficiary of some incredibly generous military benefits given by U.S.-flagged air carriers. While these typically take the form of free baggage, there are other benefits the smart military family should try and utilize. Today, I’ll cover all the benefits given to service members from...
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The Health Perks of Our National Parks


(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - Most Americans agree that spending time outdoors can enhance their physical and mental health. A recent online survey, conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of Humana among over 2,000 US adults, reveals that Americans believe spending time outdoors can reduce stress (75 percent), benefit mental well-being (74 percent) and lead...
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Seniors Find That Doing Good Is Good For You


(NewsUSA) - There are two things that older adults have in spades these days: time and knowledge. And both make them the perfect match for volunteering. By giving back as little as two hours a week, or about 96 hours a year, older adults are discovering how to keep their lives active and healthy. Research shows that...
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Seniors: Enjoy More and Stress Less During the Holidays


The holidays are a time for family dinners, festivities and making memories. The senior members of our families tend to keep the torch of family tradition burning and sometimes end up taking on more than they should during the holiday season. With some smart delegation and a new focus on priorities, we can pare down...
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State Fair of Texas Announces Winners of the 2016 Big Tex Choice Awards


It’s finally here, the moment you’ve all been waiting for – the highly-anticipated decision that denotes the ultimate achievement in fair food. Presenting guests with an ample assortment of tasty treats, this year’s finalists proved that there is no shortage of creativity when it comes to the Big Tex® Choice Awards. After tasting all eight...
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Holiday Recipe: The Grinch Stole Christmas Cookies


Submitted by: Cindy Cowan, Community Liaison, Fort Worth Seniors' Guide My family and friends love these cookies because of the Andes Crème de Menthe chips flavor! 1 (1 lb, 1.5 ounces) pouch Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix ½ Cup butter, softened ½ Teaspoon Peppermint extract 6-8 drops green food coloring 1 Egg 1 Cup Semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 Cup Andes Crème de Menthe baking...
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The State Fair of Texas Announces New Attractions for 2014


“Howdy folks!” will boom once again as Big Tex® welcomes fairgoers to the State Fair of Texas®. He may be quirky, but he’s family. Join Big Tex for a 24-day celebration of Texas. Each year the State Fair of Texas celebrates our great state with amazing food, shopping, live music and family fun. There are...
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