Tips and Tricks

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Rollercoaster Safety Tips


We hear about it in the news: injuries and even death resulting during a rollercoaster ride. While manufacturers and parks preach their safety - and generally rollercoasters are safe - there are tips that you should follow to ensure maximum safety. Follow age, height, and medical guidelines Watch the ride first so that you know [...]

Rollercoaster Safety Tips2018-08-16T12:44:11+00:00

Smore, please!


The rain has arrived and is combating our drought-like conditions. We can finally enjoy the summer festivities of campfires and smores! Graham cracker, marshmallow, chocolate, repeat... right? If you are feeling adventurous, try these twists on the traditional treat! Replace the marshmallow: Peep smores. Still have Peeps in your cupboard from Easter? If they haven't [...]

Smore, please!2018-07-21T21:06:56+00:00

Drought-like Conditions Cause Concern


We are about halfway through July, and at about half of our normal average rainfall. The ground is thirsty - marked by browning grass and wilting plants. This is a reminder that even the smallest bonfires can cause great damage. Many people will be camping this weekend or hosting gatherings at their homes - if [...]

Drought-like Conditions Cause Concern2018-07-13T00:22:30+00:00

Nighttime Boating: 5 Tips to Keep You Safe


Warm summer nights are a catalyst for nighttime boating. Whether you are on an inland lake or on the "big lake," there are a few things that you should know to stay safe. This is not an inclusive list, and you should be sure that you are following standard safety protocols anytime you are boating. [...]

Nighttime Boating: 5 Tips to Keep You Safe2018-07-12T23:55:32+00:00

Help Your Animals Beat the Heat


This weekend is going to be HOT. With "feels like" readings expected to be in the triple digits, many of us will be inside with the air conditioning on. We have had a taste of the high temperatures already this year, but this is a reminder to think about your pets, too. Luckily for our cats [...]

Help Your Animals Beat the Heat2018-06-29T11:34:01+00:00

Summer: it’s official!


Summer officially started this morning, although the last couple of weeks have felt like July. With the official beginning of summer, we have some great ideas to kick it off! Plus, today is the summer solstice and the longest day of the year. That means there is more daylight to enjoy summer fun today! #1. [...]

Summer: it’s official!2018-06-22T14:14:28+00:00

Hug your Cat – it is good for your health


There is a day for everything - quite simply, today is the nationally recognized day of the year to hug your cat. In Ancient Egypt, cats were revered and worshipped as symbols of grace and poise. Today, many people still treat their cats like royalty. From Instagram pages to luxurious furniture, it is no secret [...]

Hug your Cat – it is good for your health2018-06-03T01:20:54+00:00

Dare Day!


Today is National Dare Day, so if you needed a reason to try something new, this is it! Try a new food, schedule a sky diving adventure, or ride a horse for the first time! Whatever you decide to do, be sure to let us know with #DareDay and #MSAgency! At Miller-Schuring Agency, we dare [...]

Dare Day!2018-05-30T01:29:50+00:00

Don’t Move it with Storage Insurance!


Memorial Day weekend is almost here! Do you have your plans made for your long weekend? Many will plan on using their RV, boat, or side-by-side for the first time this year. While storage insurance can be kept on many items through the winter months, it is very important not to move those assets out [...]

Don’t Move it with Storage Insurance!2018-05-20T21:05:36+00:00

3 Things That You Should Do On Memorial Day


Memorial Day weekend is here! Whether you are on vacation with the family or staying around home and catching up on yard work, this weekend gives us an extra day to enjoy off of work. But, there is so much more to this holiday than your three day weekend. Memorial Day is dedicated to remembering [...]

3 Things That You Should Do On Memorial Day2018-05-20T20:44:30+00:00