Category: Fun

fall giveaway

$100 ‘Thankful for You’ Giveaway

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‘Tis the season to be thankful and count your blessings. We’re thankful for readers like you who are a part of the VSP community, so we are giving away a $100 VISA gift card to one lucky individual to spend however they want. Wishing you and your loved ones a wonderful Thanksgiving season! How to Read More »

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Halloween Eye Safety Tips

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Whether you are taking little ones trick-or-treating or heading to a Halloween party, the fun of getting ready often begins with picking out a costume. But don’t let even your scariest costume turn into a real nightmare. Avoid these common costume snafus that could result in unexpected injuries. Make sure your costume doesn’t impair your Read More »

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DIY Halloween Kids Costumes

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October is here which means Halloween is right around the corner. Picking out the perfect Halloween costume for kids can be a big deal, especially when they want to impress their friends while trick or treating. If your child wears glasses then they may ask to forgo their eyewear, concerned that it won’t fit with Read More »

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Do Halloween Costume Contacts Affect Your Vision?

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Costume contacts can transform your Halloween look, but there are several things to consider before you take your costume to the next level. Can costume contacts affect my vision? According to Meghan Riegel, OD, costume contacts can affect your vision because they change the shape of your pupil. “Let’s say you have cat eye contacts Read More »

Labor day giveaway

$100 Labor Day Giveaway

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Labor Day often signifies the end of summer and the start of the back-to-school season. Whether you’re celebrating with a family barbecue, getting more time at the pool, or taking care of some last-minute shopping, we want to help make this long weekend a little sweeter. As a thank you for being a reader of Read More »

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Caryn’s Tips for an Easier Back-to-School

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Balancing a full-time career with being a mom is challenging enough. Mix that with back-to-school preparation and things can easily seem unmanageable. To help you keep things on track this season for an easier back-to-school, we’ve enlisted advice from VSP employee Caryn Ng. Caryn is an Operations Manager who leads a large support team. When Read More »

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Shopping Spree Giveaway for Back-to-School

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Buying new supplies and clothes for school can get expensive. Not to mention the cost of extra-curricular activities your child might participate in. The average parent will spend $510 this season to get their kids ready for the school year ahead. This increase in spending can make it feel like you’re constantly opening your wallet Read More »

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Grad Gifts That Never Go out of Style

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It’s that time of year where the graduation parties are filling up the calendar. It often feels like everyone we know is graduating at once – siblings, nieces, nephews and friends. Instead of waiting until the last minute and grabbing a card and a wad of cash (admit it, we’ve all done it), get that Read More »

#WeSeeYouMom: Mother’s Day

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Moms are often the chief medical officers of their households and the first line of defense when it comes to their family’s health. They are on call 24 hours, through every stage of life, and most of it goes unacknowledged because they make it look so easy. To mothers of all kinds, thank you for doing Read More »

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