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Kristin Boyd

Share the love and get ready to fall head-over-heels all over again. From romantic getaways to matching tattoos, here are 10 anniversary ideas that will make your spouse swoon. Read more

Inspiration

There are plenty of nonprofits in Berks worthy of your helping hand. Reading on and see how you can lend some aid on Giving Tuesday, Dec. 1. Read more

Seasonal

Living healthfully is more than just eating right and exercising. Read on for some unique ways to take care of yourself. Read more

Health & Fitness

From holiday hashtags to a mouthwatering grilled cheese bar, these clever ideas will jump start your creativity and ensure that Santa stuffs the “Hostess with the Mostest Award” into your Pinterest-inspired stocking. Read more

Seasonal

Moms and dads: want to learn how to get the cool edge on grandma and grandpa? Check this out. But don't share it with them. Your kids are bound to put you at the top of the "cool" list. Read more

Family

Hospital visits for pets? Not exactly. These therapy animals provide stress relief and smiles to patients through the Paws for Wellness Program. Read more

Web Exclusives

The designation of being a Keystone Community could bring Reading some revitalization essentials. Read more

Web Exclusives

If the mere mention of pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey and candy-filled piñatas makes your children cringe, your plans for a traditional birthday party might fall flatter than a deflated balloon. Don’t fret. That’s where three local companies co... Read more

Family

Healthy snacks like melon balls, peanut butter bugs and edamame sprinkled with sea salt are soaring in popularity among the pint-size set. For parents who crave creative, easy-to-make meal options for their kids, shake up snack time with th... Read more

Health & Fitness

Want to ensure your out-of-town guests return for another visit? Skip the slideshow of your latest cruise and instead plan a tourist to-do list that highlights the best of Berks. Read more

Travel

Jayne Fisher, 97, a retired pediatric nurse who worked at Reading Hospital for more than 23 years, shares her 5 tips for staying young and vibrant, no matter your age. Read more

Family

Interest in book clubs is again on the rise, particularly since Oprah Winfrey announced she is retooling her once popular book club as “Oprah’s Book Club 2.0.” In Berks County, finding, joining or creating a book club doesn’t have to be a m... Read more

Web Exclusives

To save or not to save? That’s one of the toughest questions parents face when deciding what to do with their child’s artwork. 

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Web Exclusives

Can’t get enough of our fun, family friendly (and often FREE!) ideas? Well, you’re in luck! We’ve got six more of them for you! Check them out... Read more

Web Exclusives

From creating gooey slime to visiting Crystal Cave, family fun is at your fingertips. We’ve rounded up 30 of our favorite free or inexpensive activities (plus a bonus one) that will make your kids think you’re the coolest parent in Berks. 
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Seasonal

Dr. John Prange, a longtime veterinarian, means business. In a throwback to simpler days, Prange offers house calls, a popular service that has attracted more than 200 clients since he opened his business in January 2011. Read more

Health & Fitness