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10 Genius Travel Packing Hacks/Tricks

Spring and summer are the seasons for traveling! You’re gathering the family together, and you’re trying to figure out how to pack the most in the least amount of space. Use these 10 genius travel hacks to ease your travels even more. Roll, Don’t Fold: You’ll be amazed at how much space you [...]

Choosing the Right Credit Card For Me

There seem to be thousands of credit cards out there, and they all want you to have their card. Not every credit card company is the same, and one card may be better for you than another. It can be hard to figure out which one is the right one for you. Take a few […]

Treat Yourself: How to Have a “Me Day”

Life is a busy whirlwind that never seems to slow down. Even though work and the family are ever present, carve out time during the month to have a “Me Day.” Devote the entire day to doing thing that recharge you, so that you can come back to all of your responsibilities refreshed and raring [...]

Is It Time To Retire? What to Ask Yourself

You’ve punched your timecard more times than you can count, and you’re counting down the days to retirement. When is the right time to finally pull the trigger and hang your work hat? Age is only and number and it doesn’t always factor into when it’s right to retire. It can be a difficult [...]

How to Start Your Own Garden On Your Balcony

Everyone raves about having fresh food. There’s nothing more fresh than growing your own and eating it right after it’s picked! Apartment living doesn’t mean you have to go without your beautiful and bountiful gardens. You only need to know how to plan to make it happen. After you put your [...]

Pros and Cons of Living With Friends

We’ve all heard the warning–don’t room with friends. Is that true, or are those people pessimists? A lot of it comes down to how you set up the expectations for living together. Be honest with yourself on what you need to live comfortably, and be honest with your friend so that they [...]

Five Easy Ways to Conserve Water

We are fortunate to have clean drinking water whenever we need it. Over 70% of the Earth’s surface is water, and our oceans hold about 96.5% of that water. The other water sources come from lakes, rivers, streams, and ponds. Most of the water on earth is salty sea water. Only 2% of the planet’s [...]

Things To Know Before Getting a Tattoo

Tattoos are everywhere and there are an infinite amount of options for what to get. More and more businesses are becoming lax on their tattoo dress code standards, making them more attractive for people to get. Before you head out to get new work done, make sure you’ve thought the whole process [...]

Reasons It’s Better to Rent vs. Own a Home

The housing market has been in a state of flux ever since the 2009 crash. It makes you think twice before you decide to buy a home. There are pros and cons to both owning and renting, but overall, there seem to be more pros in the renting column. Before you call your realtor, consider […]