True Confessions of a Mom: Motivational Fitness

Posted by on Sep 10, 2015 in

True Confessions of a Mom: Motivational Fitness   Motivational fitness. Hmmm. What exactly is that? In my simple mind it means using motivation to help you get fit. Now….let me say that everyone is different. I understand that. Some people need to be screamed at (not me, I cry too easy), some people need a loving and gentle touch (not me either….I will totally take advantage of that) some people need nothing (again not me….if I don’t think about it, I won’t do it.) So...

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Steve Corbin- Board Member of Boys & Girls Club Holyoke

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in ,

Our own Steve Corbin here at Ross Insurance recently was elected to the board of directors at The Boys & Girls Club of Holyoke. Check out what they had to say about him in his new board member spotlight! Steve Corbin, a RI native currently resides in Belchertown with his wife Amy and their 3 kids. Steve in an active member in his community where he coaches multiple youth sports teams, is treasurer for the Belchertown Stingrays’ Swim Team’s booster club and...

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Take Steps to Prevent Damage from Ice Dams

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in ,

Take Steps to Prevent Damage from Ice Dams

If you live in New England, it’s likely there are ice dams on your roof from the recent snowstorms. Ice dams can be very destructive because water from melting snow can back up behind the dam and leak into your home underneath the shingles. There are two basic approaches to dealing with ice dams: 1. Hire a professional. This is the safest way to remove snow and ice from your roof. However, if you wish to tackle the problem yourself, follow these recommendations from roofing...

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What is The Ronald McDonald House?

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in ,

I’m sure you have seen the canisters on the side of the registers at McDonald’s labeled “Ronald McDonald House Charity” but do you actually know what The Ronald McDonald House charity is? If you don’t, I will be filling you in about this wonderful organization, specifically focusing on the Ronald McDonald House in Springfield, MA. The mission of The Ronald McDonald House is to provide a home away from home for the families of children who are being treated in hospitals in...

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Holly’s Nail Salon

Posted by on Feb 3, 2015 in

Holly’s Nail Salon

For the month of February we will be highlighting one of our newest partners- Holly’s Nail Salon. It is the perfect place to treat yourself to some Valentine’s Day or mid-winter pampering. You actually might recognize Holly from 90’s Nails at the Holyoke mall and now she owns her own salon. Holly’s Nail Salon is located on 2257-B Northampton St. in Holyoke, in the Kmart plaza. It is a full service nail care salon including, gel manicures, acrylic, pedicures and more!...

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