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
It

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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It’s Time to Plan Your Summer Celebration!

June 23, 2016
Summer Celebrations!

Many of us have memories of summers spent outside with friends and family. Whether it’s Father’s Day, a graduation party, 4th of July, wedding/baby showers, or just a fun get together, we’re talking summer parties in today’s blog! So, what’s one of the most important aspects of party planning? Location, location, location! Part of a […]

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Meet Karen: A Gardener and Helper From the Start!

May 16, 2016
Karen as a young girl.

Karen’s passion for gardening stems from a childhood surrounded by nature. She grew up playing in the woods of the West Virginia Mountains and helping in her father’s vegetable garden. Throughout the years she continued to grow vegetables and just after meeting her husband, Karen started learning about perennial flowers. Karen’s husband of 15 years […]

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5 Tips to Pay Your Bills On Time!

April 19, 2016
Pay Your Bills On Time

April means tax season, and tax season means getting organized with your finances. But, how? If you’re prone to waiting until the last minute to pay your bills, then this post is for you! Paying bills on time is essential and it can also alleviate so much extra stress. Let’s take a look at some […]

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