Stress Free: Easier Than You Think

March 24, 2017
Save yourself from stress with A Second e

Stress seems to follow us at all stages of life – from juggling school assignments and extracurriculars, to starting your own family and maintaining your career. While these milestones bring an enormous amount of joy in life, they inevitably bring stress that is often difficult to overcome by yourself. So, to help you out, we […]

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Seeking Care Out of State

March 3, 2017
Seeking Care Out of State

Caring for an elderly parent, while rewarding, can also be very difficult to manage. Constantly ensuring that their fridge is stocked with meals that are easy to cook or heat up, filling prescriptions and making sure that your parent is taking their medication on time, and checking in on your loved one to keep them […]

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Simplify Meal Times with Meal Prepping

February 17, 2017
Meal Prep Overnight oats

Oftentimes when one hears the term “meal prepping” an image of an entire day spent cooking meals for the week with numerous dirty dishes comes to mind. A Second Me can help with your meal prepping woes, but we’ve done a little digging and have found some easy nonperishable recipes that will make dreading meal […]

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The Trials and Tribulations of Moving Mom

February 2, 2017
Moving boxes

Moving a parent can be a difficult experience. With so many errands to run and phone calls to make, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed during the process. Our employees know exactly how you feel, and have been through the same situation themselves! Read below to hear Linda’s story and how she wished she had the […]

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Super Human, or Sandwich Generation?

January 26, 2017
Super Dad

Beep…beep…beep…your good morning wake up call at 5:00 AM every morning. You slowly drag yourself out of bed and shuffle to the kitchen for coffee. An essential item every morning to prepare for the long day ahead. First off, wake up children, make breakfast for children, and help them get ready. Leave by 7 to […]

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10 Perfect Gift Ideas for the Holidays!

December 15, 2016
Ready to find your perfect gift?

The holiday season is here! We hope you’ve been enjoying decorations, hot cocoa, and holiday shopping! However, some of us still need to check people off our lists, which is why we’ve put together 10 simple and easy gift ideas for you to tackle! Hot Chocolate Ornaments https://twitter.com/seventeen/status/803931691073015808 These ornaments are the cutest gifts for […]

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How to Make Your Holidays a Breeze: Hire A Second Me!

November 17, 2016
holiday-shopping

Part of the fun of the season is getting excited for the upcoming festivities by sitting next to the fire, sipping hot chocolate, and waiting for the snow to start falling. At the same time, it’s no secret that the holidays are an incredibly hectic time of year. With the holiday season comes decorating, gift […]

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How to declutter in only 1 weekend!

September 21, 2016

It’s so easy to fall back into bad habits, especially when it comes to keeping the house clean. During the summertime it’s easy to procrastinate, when fall arrives it’s back to school and schedules begin to fill up, and by the time winter rolls around many of us just want to curl up with some […]

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It’s Almost Time! To Go Back to School!

August 30, 2016
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Sadly, sweet summertime is coming to a close. Next week the kids will all be going back to school and summer 2016 will be a distant memory.  Is the thought of getting your kids ready to return back to school giving you a headache? Well, take some Ibuprofen and start relaxing, because we have you covered! […]

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Going on vacation? Let A Second Me take care of things while you are away!

July 22, 2016
Let us take care of things while you are away!

Is there a vacation coming up on your horizon? How exciting! But…what about your elderly parent? Your neighbor? A friend? Sometimes it’s difficult to fully relax when you leave for a trip, knowing you’re leaving them behind. Try doing a run-through of their home before you leave. Do a quick check to make sure there […]

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