BERGEN magazine - Bergen Health & Life July 2014 July 1, 2014 Site Staff FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin What's Your Number?Have you checked your credit score lately? This numerical rating can determine whether or not you’ll be approved for a loan or mortgage and what interest rate you’ll pay. Here are 5 ways to make sure it's a good one. Is Your Baby The Cutest?Moms and dads: Think your bundle of joy is the most adorable in Bergen County? Enter the Cutest Baby contest for a chance to have your baby featured in Health & Life! Win It! Put Your Best Face ForwardThis month's Win it: Let the folks at 'Do Well Be Well' help you look better than ever with this $825 skincare package! Submit your form before it's over! In a Pickle?If you're reluctant to try your hand at pickling because you think it's too complicated, fear not! This time recipe will get your started-and it could make you the start of the next family cookout. Halloween Costume ContestDo you want to see your kids in Health & Life? With Halloween a few months away, we’d like you to share your favorite photos of the kids in costume to be featured in our October issue! The BetsyOn Ocean Drive in South Beach, a strip known worldwide for its concentration of art deco hotels, The Betsy stands out as a different kind of grande dame. Summer SipsWhen it comes to liquid refreshment, there's no reason you own deck or patio should't rival the finest pub or restaurant. Let one of these refreshing seasonal cocktails be your well-earen reward at day's end. Cheers for CherriesThe cherry's got it all: handy size, pert round shape, ruby-red hue and a flavor so beloved it’s borrowed by everything from cola to cough drops. Not to mention health benefits galore. How to tell if it's an EmergencyThere's nothing more frightening to a parent than a child who appears to be severely ill or injured. This list of ER-worthy situations can help decide when a sick or injured child needs immediate care. Cover Girl: Behind the ScenesLove our Cover Girl winners' chic looks? Find out what happens behind the scenes at Bergen Health & Life's Cover Girl shoot and learn tips from our professional hair and makeup stylists. Bergen's Cover Girl 2014We invited, they entered, and the judges decided. Here they are: the Bergen Beauties who won our third cover girl contest.