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Trash Talk Work From Home Edition Volume 23

This month’s newsletter is all about how to stay safe during Thanksgiving, especially with the ongoing pandemic. The newsletter also includes how to differentiate symptoms of the common cold, flu and COVID-19. Also enjoy some delicious recipes and desserts to try this month! Click the image below to go through the links.

TRASH TALK WORK FROM HOME EDITION VOLUME 22

Halloween will be different this year due to COVID-19. However, there are still plenty of ways that you and your family can celebrate safely. This month’s COVID-19 work from home newsletter is all about how you can stay safe this Halloween and this fall. Click the image to go through the links.

Trash Talk Work From Home Edition Volume 19

Pets can bring so much joy and stress relief to a person’s life, if the person is ready for the commitment of a pet. There are some pets that need less attention than others but they can still bring the same amount of happiness. Depending on your lifestyle, adopting a pet may be right for you but that is up to you to decide!

Adopting a pet can have many benefits such as companionship, protection, reduced stress and increased exercise depending on the type of pet you adopt. These benefits can help with coping with the circumstances of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

lost and homeless jack russell dog with cardboard hanging around neck, abandoned at the street, waiting to be adopted at the door home

This week’s employee work from home newsletter is all about pet adoption to celebrate National Dog Day (August 26) and National Holistic Pet Day (August 30) this week. If you have a pet already, be sure to celebrate your little companion this week!

Click our newsletter image below to go through the links to see if adopting a pet, and which kind, is right for your household.

Trash Talk Home Edition Volume 9

With so much happening around the country, you may feel stressed, sad, uneasy, hurt, depressed, angry, numb or just not yourself this week. Those feelings are all valid and completely understandable. Finding ways to cope with these feelings is extremely important to your own self care during these uncertain times. Whether that is cooking something new, meditating or working out, finding what gives you peace is important. This week’s newsletter focuses on workouts that you can do to help cope with these feelings and improve your health. Click the image below to go through the links.

Trash Talk Home Edition Volume 8

This week’s newsletter is focused on how to work from home productively. May 28 is National Work From Home Day. The newsletter has tips for our employees that are working remotely during the pandemic. Relaxing after working remotely is also important so the newsletter also has different types of wines to help you unwind and enjoy National Wine Day. There is also a great recipe for brisket to celebrate National Brisket Day on May 28. Click the image to go through the links.

Trash Talk Home Edition Volume 7

Memorial Day weekend is here! While there may not be any parades or neighborhood cookouts to attend, there are still plenty of ways to celebrate. This week’s newsletter outlines the many ways you can celebrate the holiday safely this year. Following the social distancing guidelines during this time is crucial for the safety of yourself and others around you. Click the image below to go through the links.

Trash Talk Home Edition Volume 6

This week’s newsletter is focused on activities that employees can do alone or with their families! From fun drink recipes to safe social distancing outdoor activities, there is something that everyone in the family can do. As the weather gets warmer and more people go outside, it is important to still follow social distancing guidelines outdoors. Click the image below to go through the links.

Trash Talk Home Edition Volume 5

In Illinois, the shelter-in-place order was extended through May. With this in mind, it is crucial for employees to stay connected during these difficult times.

This week in our weekly newsletter to employees working from home, we celebrate Cinco De Mayo with some great recipes and facts about the holiday. We also highlight how one of our locations has adapted to the changes due to COVID-19. Click the image below to go through the links.

Trash Talk Work From Home Edition Volume 3

This week, our weekly newsletter to employees working from home included a new recipe for turning leftover mashed potatoes into gnocchi as well as some ways that our employees and their families can be more sustainable for Earth Day!

The 50th anniversary of Earth is on Wednesday and the edition of Trash Talk includes ways and activities to be sustainable at home while still sheltering in place. The COVID-19 pandemic may limit our abilities to do some Earth Day activities in large groups but it does not stop us from still being sustainable from the comfort of our own home!

Click the image below to go through the links on some great ways to celebrate Earth Day this year!

Trash Talk Home Edition Volume 2

This week, in our second Trash Talk home newsletter for employees working from home, we are sharing some self care tips, arts and crafts that can be done as a family, workout routines and a new recipe for yogurt-marinated grilled chicken. As employees are working from home more often, some have also shared pictures of their families and pets. Click the image below to go through the links.