Tag: children

The 2014 Direct Energy Charity Roundup

The 2014 Direct Energy Charity Roundup

It’s been a wonderful year here at Direct Energy, and we are glad we were able to give back this year through our social media efforts. In May, we donated $1 to the USO for every letter written to a USO serviceman or woman through our Facebook form. In September, we supported Child Advocates’ 30th anniversary by donating […]

4 Fun Activities for Kids Over Winter Break

4 Fun Activities for Kids Over Winter Break

Christmas is over….now what? If you’re anything like me, you want to make the most of the winter break. We cram in all of our plans before Christmas – shopping, cooking, wrapping gifts, preparing for out-of-town guests, and visiting with family and friends. By December 26th, I’m spent. At this point, I think everyone should spend […]

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7 Tips for Staying Healthy During the Holidays

The holidays are a wonderful time full of fun, festivities, and holiday cheer. Unfortunately, they also fall right in the middle of cold and flu season. With the cold weather, kids in school, and immune systems down from being stressed or overtired, sickness seems to spread like wildfire when we’re wanting to have fun the […]

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9 Tips for Safe Trick-or-Treating on Halloween

Halloween is such an exciting time for kids. The thrill of dressing up in a costume, staying up late, and of course getting loads of free candy! They probably look forward to this day almost as much as Christmas. However, as parents, it’s imperative we help make sure our children’s Halloween is not only a fun […]