Beat the Summer Heat with These Tips

someone walking in the shade during summer

Stay cool this season with these tips. The summer days are upon us, and the temperatures are edging higher and higher. Although there’s nothing quite like enjoying the sunshine on a summer’s day, it’s important to be mindful of the heat. With summer comes the risk of heat stroke or heat exhaustion. Avoid accident and injury by staying cool this summer with these tips.  Hydrate This is the most important thing that you can do to beat heat exhaustion and heat stroke. If you need to, you Read More

It’s American Heart Month – Add These Heart-Healthy Foods to Your Plate

It’s American Heart Month – Add These Heart-Healthy Foods to Your Plate

Load up your plate with these heart-healthy foods this February. February is American Heart Month. Although February is usually associated with all things Valentine’s Day and perfect, red hearts, it’s also a time to consider your own heart. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for males and females across the west, and this is largely down to our lifestyle choices. This American Heart Month, choose to benefit your heart by making healthier choices. Take a look at some of the Read More

What We’re Thankful For

What We’re Thankful For

Happy Thanksgiving!  Gee-Schussler Insurance Agency wouldn’t be what it is today without the collaborative relationships we enjoy with our clients. During this season of gratitude, we would like to extend our thanks to our loyal clients for placing your trust in us. It is thanks to you that we are able to do the work we love at Gee-Schussler Insurance Agency. With your feedback, we’re able to make better choices, provide better customer service, and tailor products to your unique needs. To each Read More

5 Thanksgiving Driving Safety Tips

Thanksgiving Driving Safety Tips

Essential safety tips when driving over Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Are you ready? Many of us in Illinois will soon be thinking about traveling to visit friends and family for the holidays. Unfortunately, this means that there will be a lot of dreaded holiday traffic on our roads and highways, and accidents are bound to happen. To help your journey to your Thanksgiving destination be a safe one, here are a few tips to consider. Leave early. Ideally, you will want Read More

Tips to Get the Kids Ready to Go Back to School

Tips to Get the Kids Ready to Go Back to School

Steps to help your children get back into the swing of school. Summer is coming to an end and almost every retailer has notebooks, pens, pencils, and calculators on offer. Back to school season is officially in full swing! To ease your child back into attending school, check out these steps. Do Your Research Make sure to do your research before the kids head back to school. Where does the bus stop? When does school start again? Does your child need new school supplies? Visit the Read More

Safety Tips for Summer Sunshine

Safety Tips for Summer Sunshine

Enjoy the sunshine, surf, and sea without getting burnt this summer. Summer is almost upon us, and many are prepping their beach towels, barbecue, and pool essentials for the fun summer line up. We don’t mean to rain on your summer parade, but sparing a few minutes to prep for summer safety will allow you to enjoy the whole season without painfully peeling. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States – but you can take steps to minimize your risk. Sun safety: Read More

How to Make Your Home Eco-Friendly for Earth Day

How to Make Your Home Eco-Friendly for Earth Day

April 22 is Earth Day! Get your home ready for the holiday with these eco-friendly tips. April 22nd is right around the corner, which means it will soon be Earth Day. While this holiday may not get as much commercial hype as Thanksgiving or Valentine’s Day, it is definitely an important one. The planet has been kind to us, while we have not been so kind to her. We pollute the water, cut down the rainforest, kill off animals, and use Mother Nature’s precious resources. Earth Day is designed to Read More