Tips for Unplugging From Social Media

It’s no secret that the world is more connected now than at any other time in history. While that makes communication a breeze and opens up an avenue to learn more about other cultures, it also encourages us to spend far too ...

How to Stay Focused When Working From Home

Working from home has many perks — zero commute, a comfortable environment and no dress code. Yet, working from home comes with its own set of distractions. Since you don’t have your boss looking over your shoulder, it’s ...

What is Mortgage Forbearance?

COVID-19 has affected all of our lives in one way or another, including our finances. For those experiencing a job loss due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we would like to extend help during this difficult time. Colonial is working ...

Spring Cleaning Tips with Colonial

During these unprecedented times surrounding coronavirus, or COVID-19, it’s important to stay as proactive as possible to ensure a healthy lifestyle. While being at home can be difficult, there is an opportunity to try and see ...

4 Ways to Get Kids Interested in Reading

Instilling a love of reading in children can fuel their imaginations, fill their hearts and expand their knowledge now and throughout their lives. If you want to encourage your child to read more and help them become a lifelong ...

How to Get Your Kids Involved in Cleaning the House

Cleaning the house is a necessary endeavor that’s not without its rewards. A clean home means less germs and clutter, which means less time spent under the weather and fewer occurrences of stepping on your children’s toys. ...

Overnight Breakfast Recipes

We all want a warm, savory breakfast in the morning, but most of us (particularly those of us who aren’t morning people) don’t want to wake up early or exert the effort needed to prepare such a meal. Luckily, if you plan ahead, ...

Slow Cooker Chocolate Lava Cake

Everyone loves to bite into a warm, gooey dessert after dinner, but making such a dessert can take a lot of extra time and effort, especially if you’re hosting and feeding a large group of people. There’s a simple solution ...

How to Roll the Perfect Sushi

Most dishes that people crave can be recreated at home without much difficulty, but one meal that proves challenging for many home chefs to replicate is sushi. These delicious Japanese rolls — and all their variations — put ...

Experience Southern Hospitality in Savannah, Georgia

The city of Savannah, Georgia, is steeped in history. The first city in the 13th colony, Savannah was founded in 1733 by General James Oglethorpe and the passengers of the ship Anne. Today the city is a bustling hub of Southern ...