The Best Things to Buy in September

If you live according to the academic calendar, September feels more like the start of a new year than January—that’s why many manufacturers treat it as such. The transition from summer to fall is a great time to release new models and send the old to the clearance section. Here’s what you can save on in September. Bicycles. Now’s the time to get your family equipped with bikes for Read more ...

Make a Big Splash: Festive Tips and Tasty Nom Noms for Pool Parties and Beach Outings

Get your summer party started with these pool-friendly tips: Skip the classic buffet table so guests won’t congregate in one area and instead set up a few mini serving spots around the pool. It’s a good way to encourage mingling. Place candles or outdoor lamps around the entire outdoor area. Clusters of light cast a more flattering glow. Word of warning—don’t put citronella candles Read more ...