3 Veggies for Optimum Health

The Western diet is like no other diet on the planet. We enjoy a surplus of the finest foods available. As foodies across this part of the hemisphere search for new tastes to savor, veggies can be included in this quest. Here are three vegetables that you may enjoy, just the same. Serving Up Veggies…

5 Adult Summer Camps

Beach-perfect temperatures and gulping-down tall glasses of lemonade, the sweltering days of summer are almost upon us. What does this mean? This is a time for kids and adults alike, to pack-up and head off to camp. That’s right, adult summer camp is all the rage these days. Letting Loose Traditionally thought of as an activity…

Social Buzz

From posting special announcements to pictures, can you imagine life without social media (social networking) platforms such as Pinterest, Tumblr, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram? I can’t either. The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project released the results of a timely study that was completed in the latter part of 2012, about these game-changers. But, what do…

A Pet Peeve

  Speak to any pet lover and they’ll tell you they hate when pets die. Common sense may dictate that your pet will only live a short amount of time, while your emotions may say the exact opposite. Be it bird, cat, dog or another animal, nobody said coping with the loss of a pet would be easy. Your…

Shopper Savvy: 8 Couponing Tips

If you think applying coupons to your order at the grocery store is just a big waste of time, think again. Shoppers saving 90 percent on household items, the hit TLC show, Extreme Couponing is mind-blowing. And, who wouldn’t want to tuck away several hundreds of dollars at a time? By using these tips, you can…

Playing Payday Politics

It bares repeating that the current economic state lends itself to many things. With that said, there is no shortage in advertisements claiming to tide you over until payday, with a payday loan. And, who doesn’t want to receive cash before their payday? The thought sounds really good, but is it? Strapped for Cash A…

The Adult Bully, Part 2

Have you ever felt as if you were practicing a tightrope act with regard to fitting in at work? In the previous article, The Bully Effect, Part 1, we looked at how bullying affects children. And, many believe that bullying only is reserved for school aged children, however, this couldn’t be farthest from the truth; adult bullying,…

Cracking the Television Code

The stakes are high, as the battle of the television shows rages on. Dozens of television programs pop-up each season, each with a different rating or parental guideline. But, what do these ratings mean? Whether you have children or not, deciphering these codes are a lot easier than you once may have thought. The Targeted…

2013’s 100 Best Places to Work

Apart from sleeping, we also spend a huge chunk of our day-to-day lives in the workplace. And, a lot of details go into making a job favorable for staff, such as offering the perfect work/life balance. With this in mind, Fortune magazine honed in on the 100 Best Companies to Work For in its annual 2013…

7 Ways to Target Credit Card Debt

Are you locked into rates from debt incurred? If you are, you are not alone; saddled are many with the looming effects of debt. With that, debt is something that is owed, it could be for goods or for services. But, more often than not, it involves money. Owing large amounts of money to a credit lender can have…

7 Ways to Avoid Aggressive Driving Disasters

Everyone at some point in time has been riled up because they feel a driver has violated them while driving. There are several million cars on the roadways and aggression coupled with impatience can spell disaster, so it’s only fitting to pinpoint ways to deal with this combativeness. Follow these seven steps and learn how to do just…

Saving Our Planet

Earth is our home, so naturally we need to take care of it by reducing our carbon footprint. You’d be surprised how the little things that you do or don’t do everyday can significantly impact our planet. You want to chip in and do your part to protect the earth, right? Making Everyday Earth Day For…

6 Ways to Solve Dilemmas at Your Work

Mother always said to mind your manners. Surly, she would want this principle to be applied to workplace etiquette, too. The below six tips may provide a bit of relief, and a laugh, with regard to workplace antics. As Cool as a Cucumber I once worked a few steps away from a co-worker, who on…

The Great ‘Over Qualification’ Debate

You have a résumé that is a mile long. Surly you are the perfect hire for the job, right? Wrong! And, with scores of individuals chomping at the bit for jobs, is there such a thing as being over qualified? According to some, the answer is yes. What Some Employers May Think No one knows for…

3 Sure-Fire Cold Remedies

Gesundheit! Having a common cold is downright miserable no matter what stage the cold is in. During the cold’s duration sufferers can look forward to being irritable, sleepless nights, having above normal temperatures and being tethered to a box or boxes of Kleenex. But, what are some of the best ways to bid good riddance to a cold? Remedy…

6 Tips for Navigating Through Career Limbo

Many circumstances, both foreseen and unforeseen come down the pike while at the workplace. But, it can happen to any employee at any given time, being laid off. With so many financial obligations, who wants to find themselves in this predicament? It’s important though, to know what steps to take if you suddenly are faced with this dreadful situation. Letting…

On this Day: Famous People Born

We just can’t get enough of headline-making celebrities, who are the epitome of coolness. They are household names for a number of reasons. Don’t forget about the fact that many can make us swoon, too. After all, they are multi-talented and do things we only dream of doing, while sometimes adding a controversial twist to…

Stress Revisited

With the 2012 holiday season waved off, never to be seen again, one would think that a lot of the day-to-day stress was ushered out with it. Not on your life! Stressful situations can crop up anywhere and sometimes can not be predicted. What can I do to better manage my stress level? Not All…

Check Mate!

In the game of love couples are king. And, it’s no secret that life sometimes can be hard, therefore being in a supportive love relationship can be a critical part to how one recovers from situations that arise in life. Is your mate supportive when it comes to issues of the heart? Yes?…No?…Maybe? Making the Right Move…

A Slave to Fashion

Straight from the runways of Paris, to Milan, to New York, the fashion capital of the world. The fashion industry is no stranger to fur. To boot, fur has been a must-have staple in the closets of countless fashionistas for decades and its popularity never seems to wane. Making a Bold Fashion Statement We all want…