By Lori Mork, Chicz editor
Three cheers for the red, white and blue!
Summer is here and that includes the summer’s favorite holiday, the Fourth of July. We’ve put together oodles of information for you on this holiday, including which fireworks are legal and which aren’t, how to help your pet stay calm during fireworks celebrations, important legal information on job protection for service members and their families and flag etiquette.
We’ve also added in some lighter articles as well, including some fun food and drink ideas, how to take fireworks photos, patriotic nail art, fun flag facts and a few Fourth of July decorating ideas. Or check out the article on how to play safe in the water and another on 10 uses for that old toothbrush.
There are articles on summer fashion, creating a healthy body and mind; finding local, fresh foods; gardening tips; hints for attracting hummingbirds and several great Pinterest-inspired ideas.
Don’t forget our go-tos – A Guyz Perpective by Eric Morken; great information on selecting wines by Al Edenloff; Great Reads from Kathleen Pohlig of Cherry Street Books as well as some fun crafts by Mommy and Me writer Melanie Danner. There’s also a great Real Chicz of Douglas County article on sisters Jaylen and Kelby Olson-Rodel.
This Chicz issue is bursting with information. There’s sure to be something that will grab your interest. Check us out!