Keeping Yourself Protected Against ID Theft

Posted by on Jun 14, 2016 in

Keeping Yourself Protected Against ID Theft

With all the new advances in technology it was bound to happen.  People take what is intended for good and use it for evil.  We are talking Identity Theft.  It is on the rise and can cause more than just a little headache.  Not only can thieves take your identity, they can wipe you clean financially and ruin your credit.  It is too bad that these days something as simple as walking with your wallet in your pocket can turn into a catastrophic financial loss.  We, at Ross...

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True Confessions of a Mom: Go Eat Something!!

Posted by on Apr 19, 2016 in ,

True Confessions of a Mom:  Go Eat Something!!

“Go Eat Something!” That is what I usually say when the nagging begins.  It never fails to happen mid-morning, mid-afternoon, dinner and snack time.  The cries of “what is for lunch” and “I’m hungry”.  Almost always, amidst these whines made from boredom, I will tell them to just “go eat something”.  They trudge into the kitchen happily and return with an apple or a cookie and the situation has been averted for at least a little bit. I take that phrase of “Go Eat Something”...

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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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It Takes a Village! Guest Blog by Jackie Glasheen

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in ,

It Takes a Villge! You have heard that statement right?  It takes a village to raise a child?  Well, it can take a village to teach a child as well!  Jackie Glasheen, one of our great Holyoke Public School Principals has some great words explaining the added cost teachers face in the classroom and how rallying behind our great teachers with this drive is just the encouragement our teachers need:   Well it is that time of year again! Soon you we be seeing all the back...

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Confessions of a Mom: I Have Addiction Issues

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in

  True Confessions of a Mom: I have addiction issues.   Hi, my name is Jennie, and I am an addict. A serious addict. I feel it is time to come clean and let everyone know about my addictions, because I hear the first step to recovery is admitting you have a problem. I am considering this my confession. To one and all. I have many addictions so to ease the overwhelming nature of this post; I will break them into individual addictions. Deep breathe, Jennie. You will...

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