Reading. Some do it for fun, some can't stand it. I for one will do it any chance I get, but sometimes I am so busy that I completely disregard my need to relax with a book for a ...
It seems inherent right? Lock your doors when you're not home and when you're sleeping. But in the summer, when the breeze is blowing at night and the temperature is perfect, it's...
Are you in college? Do you have a bunch of core classes that you have to take? How do you conquer it? Take summer classes! Look at your course bulletin and figure out which classe...
Did you know that working out before bed is actually good for getting you to fall asleep faster? The cool down after a work out is the same thing your body experiences when trying...
I've found the best way to organize your thoughts before writing an essay, whether it's for school, work, or anything else, is to create an outline first. An outline makes it poss...
Tomorrow is Fathers Day! If you don't have anything planned yet, don't worry, it's not too late. Here are some quick and fun ideas. 1. Bring your dad out to brunch, and make sure...
Going out that one day for lunch wasn't a big deal, right? Neither was getting that quick burrito or sub sandwich. Or that burger and fries. Or that ice cream to go because it's s...
Getting ready in the morning can take such a long time. You're tired, you're wishing it was Friday, you just aren't feeling it today. A couple ways to get more sleep and decrease ...
In the digital world that we live in, people appreciate the personal touch. After an interview, a sales call, a meeting with a customer, anything of that sort, hand write a thank ...
When planting flowers in your garden, put newspaper in the hole before putting the plant in. This prevents weeds for growing right away, and the newspaper will just decompose! ...
Allergies and traveling don't coincide very well. However, there is one advantage. Whenever you travel, get local honey from the place you are going to be. Stir it into tea or co...
Are your gardens looking a little drab? An easy update is to add mulch. Personally I like black mulch because it contrasts nicely with all the plants and grass, but any color will...
Want to paint something onto your walls, but don't want to keep erasing pencil, and don't feel comfortable painting freehand? Use chalk! It wipes off easily, and you can paint rig...
Love butterflies, but don't have them around? Here are some plants that attract butterflies to create your own butterfly garden! You can plant a Butterfly bush, Common milkwee...
With the long, hot summer days still to come, make sure to mulch your gardens if you haven't already, and water your gardens on a regular basis. The mulch helps protect the plants...
Water plants in the morning, otherwise the water sits there over night. This creates mold and mildew which can breed unhealthy fungi and attract insects that will kill your plants...
The dog days of August are a good time to add to your compost pile. As the days are long and hot, compost quickly breaks down during this time of year into dark, rich soil. Things...