How Small Businesses Can Be Ready For This Holiday Shopping Season Amidst The Pandemic

Nearly every business has been disrupted by COVID-19 in some way, which makes this year’s holiday shopping season more important than ever for many small businesses. Small business owners have demonstrated incredible resilience and creativity this year, and there are ways they can prepare for a holiday shopping season unlike any we’ve seen before. For […]

How To Spread Joy To Everyone From Anywhere This Holiday

COVID-19 restrictions mean the 2020 holiday season will be different this year, but that doesn’t mean you have to become a Grinch. Although extensive travel, large group gatherings and many traditional activities can’t happen, you can find imaginative ways to be just as joyful with a dash of creativity. In fact, many people are embracing […]

Feeding the homeless during COVID-19.

  There have been 9.12M cases and 230K deaths thus far from Covid-19 in the United States. Unfortunately, those numbers continue to grow. For the homeless, the amount of Covid occurrences are substantial. According to the CDC,  “Because many people who are homeless are older adults or have underlying medical conditions, they may also be […]

Treat Your Allergy Symptoms from Home and Avoid COVID-19 Fears

If you’re a seasonal allergy sufferer, there’s never been a better time to get your symptoms correctly diagnosed, treated and under control. Why? Thanks to greater accessibility, it’s easier than ever to take care of your symptoms from home, observing safe social distancing without having to regularly visit an allergist to seek relief. And given […]

3 Essential Tips to Keep Families Healthy This Fall

For many families across America, fall is viewed as a time to reset and create new rituals, especially with key moments like back-to-school. We all know common routines have been disrupted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which makes parenting more challenging than ever. This year, preventing illness at home is part of everyone’s focus. A […]

New survey: Americans are getting back on the road again

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the lives of Americans in many ways, including making families from coast to coast cancel or postpone their vacation plans. However, a new survey, conducted on behalf of Toyota, reveals that nearly half of U.S. adults are planning to get out and take a trip again soon and a road […]

Atlanta Fashion Week 2020 Postponed Due to COVID-19 Pandemic {Originally scheduled for August 6 -9, Atlanta’s inaugural fashion week is being rescheduled to August 19 – 22, 2021}

RAGTRADE ATLANTA, the official producer of Atlanta Fashion Week (@atlfw); the first fashion week fully supported by the City of Atlanta’s Mayor Office of Film and Entertainment, have made the decision to postpone ATLFW originally scheduled for August 6-9, 2020. Due to the escalating COVID-19 outbreak and the need for social distancing, it is RAGTRADE […]

How To Take Charge Of Your Mental Health

Our nation is sharing in an experience with the COVID-19 crisis that will serve to reshape the future of our communities, our work, our families, and each and every individual. With so much attention focused on the diagnosis and treatment related to the virus, we recognize that those feelings of isolation, depression, anxiety, and even […]

Fabulous Stay-At-Home Mother’s Day Ideas

Having to celebrate a Mother’s Day during a pandemic is a new concept that the world is adapting to as the year goes on. There will be some who are social distancing from their mothers during the pandemic for their safety. Others may be quarantined with their mothers during these troubled times. Regardless of the […]

Celebrate Mom While Maintaining Social Distancing

This Mother’s Day will be celebrated despite COVID – 19.  Social distancing and the need to keep moms safe from the Coronavirus means that children need to think outside the box and create something spectacular that shows mom how much she is loved. Here are ways to make this year one of the best Mother’s […]