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Does My Spouse Have a Drinking Problem?

It started out innocently enough. A glass of wine here. A few beers there. But you may have noticed that your spouse is consuming alcohol more and more. Maybe you noticed them having a little too much to drink at parties. Or maybe they had an incident at work. Maybe there has been an outburst or encounter while your spouse was drunk that frightened you.  And now you’re starting to wonder: does my spouse have…

Limited License Program in Connecticut

Connecticut has a Limited License Program for drivers with disabilities. This type of driver’s license is intended for persons whose abilities have changed since they were first licensed to drive. It is also intended for new drivers with disabilities that would not have previously qualified for a (full) driver’s license. Driving limitations set by the DMV are based on the advice of the driver’s treating doctors. The DMV will review the doctor’s reports and recommendations,…

Connecticut DUI Checkpoints and What to Do When Approaching One

Many states use DUI checkpoints to try to cut down on drunk driving. Connecticut is one of these states. While it is very likely that you can go your whole life without facing a DUI checkpoint, you don’t want to be caught off guard by these roadblocks. So, if you do find yourself approaching a DUI checkpoint, there are some things that you need to know. This article will give you the information to remain…

Tips for Staying Safe Over the Christmas Holiday

December in Connecticut can be a magical month. The whole month is devoted to holiday festivities. Pretty lights will be on houses. You’ll drink hot chocolate. You’ll listen to holiday music, go to cookie swaps with friends, present shopping, and more. The cold weather is relatively new, so it’s still entertaining and not the dreaded bore that it is by February. As the holiday season culminates this week in Christmas and then New Year’s, it is…

How to Avoid a DUI in Connecticut Over Thanksgiving Break

The holidays are a time when DUI arrests in the state of Connecticut increase. Thanksgiving is no different. People come home for the holidays, catch up with old friends, and spend the holiday with family members. This experience can be festive or overwhelming. In either case, many people choose to celebrate the holidays with alcohol. This can lead to an increase in drinking and driving, which the police are aware of. They try to combat this…

Top Ten Tips for Staying Safe on Halloween

Halloween isn’t just fun for kids, but for adults as well, especially young adults and college students. You’re never too old to dress up and have fun but safety should also be an important priority. Many adults choose to attend Halloween parties with their friends or family members. If you plan on attending a party, follow these steps to stay safe. Don’t Take Drinks from Strangers This may seem like basic knowledge, but if you…

Stay Safe Over Labor Day Weekend with These Tips!

For most families, Labor Day Weekend is a great time. It’s often thought of as the last true weekend of summer. This means many people will try to make the most of it each year. Though having fun is important, it is also important to stay safe this holiday weekend! Just by taking a few steps you can ensure your time with friends and family to be safe and fun! Exercise Extra Caution While Driving…

Five Drunk Driving Prevention Plans that Actually Work

A DUI is a serious offense and it can have severe consequences. So instead of drinking and taking a risk by getting behind the wheel of a car, try one of these prevention plans. Take a Taxi If you know in advance that you intend on drinking, why bother taking your car to a party or restaurant? This will just encourage you to drive while under the influence due to the easy access that you…

Five Amazing Summer Mocktail Recipes to Cool Off and Relax

Summer has finally begun! What better way to soak up the sun than with a cool drink and great friends? While it’s important to have fun, it’s just as important to stay safe this summer season. So if you plan on getting behind the wheel, instead of reaching for a beer or cocktail, consider a mocktail. Why not try one of these delicious mocktails instead? They’re easy to make, low calorie, and delicious! Non Alcoholic…

4th of July Safety Tips for a Fun Holiday

The 4th of July is the quintessential summer holiday. It is a time of barbecues, fireworks, cocktails, beaches, and summer sports. While these are all fun and exciting activities, it is important that you and your loved ones stay safe at this time. To help you act responsibly and stay safe during the festivities, I’ve outlined some tips to help during common 4th of July activities. Barbecue Tips Barbecues are popular 4th of July activities. Follow…

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