How to Keep Your Skin Hydrated During the Summer 

Summer means longer, lighter days, the much-anticipated arrival of vacations that we've been looking forward to all year long, and the opportunity to finally get a suntan after looking whiter than a vampire for the most of the year so far. That said, the summer months are not always best friends with our skin.  The heat and the humidity can dry your skin out in any case and if you factor in all of the additional showers you will be taking … [Read more...]

Tips for Planning a Cruise to Alaska 

Taking a cruise to Alaska is the experience of a lifetime. From the deck or the window in your room, you can see snow-capped mountains and glaciers, the Northern Lights and breaching whales. You will also have access to many sights that you just won’t see without a cruise. Make sure that your vacation is everything it can be by following these tips for the smoothest experience possible.  Kick Back with Your All-Inclusive Ticket  If this … [Read more...]

Does Writing a Thank You Note Really Matter? 

​As it turns out, people enjoy receiving thank you notes. In fact, a study led by two psychologists revealed participants were ecstatic to receive thoughtful thank you notes, scoring a happiness rating of 4 out of 5.  The length or quality of the writing didn't necessarily matter. What did matter, however, was the warmth and sincerity behind the message. Indeed, as the research indicates, people value being recognized for hard work and … [Read more...]

Must-Have Travel Accessories when Jet-Setting with Small Children

For those who travel frequently for work or for fun, starting a family can be an especially difficult process. With that said, millions of people find a way to make it work. An increasing number are doing so by bringing their babies with them on the many journeys they take throughout the year. Many are able to do so thanks in part to a series of products they’re taking with them. While everyone’s version of jet-set parenting is a little … [Read more...]

Health and Wellness Gadgets, Appliances, and Devices to Add to Your Home

Being in good health and living a healthy lifestyle starts at home. You spend a lot of time in your house. It’s essentially where you eat, sleep, take a bath, spend quality time, and relax every day. With the right incorporation of technology in the home, your ability to live a healthy life is, therefore, greatly advanced.  There are a ton of gadgets, appliances, and devices for the home but those that can improve your health and wellbeing are … [Read more...]

Best Swimsuit Features for Active Women

If you’re into activities like paddleboarding, surfing, or swimming, not just any bathing suit will do. You need swimwear that will do more than look attractive but be comfortable, provide protection, stay intact, and support you in all the right places. Whether you’re chasing the kids around the pool, swimming laps, or shredding some waves, a bathing suit containing these features below is your best bet.  Coverage Itty bitty bikinis … [Read more...]

Lunch Box Tips and Tricks

Lunch is an important meal to refuel your body. You need a bite if you want to face your afternoon without any mishaps at school or work. You can have anything you want for lunch, but you should go for a nutritious meal. In many occasions, people who are busy all day fall into the trap of buying unhealthy takeaways. Cooking food at home is one of the best ways of ensuring you have a balanced diet all day long.  But then again, many people find … [Read more...]

10 Great Reasons Why You Should Further Your Education After You’ve Had Kids

Once you have become a parent, everything in your life changes, and what was once important to you seems to be the last thing on your list of priorities. Nothing quite changes you like parenthood does, and you can find yourself doing some things you never thought you would do, including going back to school. Having children and looking after a family is a demanding and tiring job, that often leaves you feeling exhausted both mentally and … [Read more...]

The Most Expensive Home Renovation Projects

When you watch your favorite HGTV shows, renovating and fixing up a house looks like a magical adventure. The transformation is seamless and easy, the budgets never go out of control and at the end of it all, you’ll have a beautiful home. But the reality of creating a beautiful home is far from what you see on TV, and what they don’t tell us most of the time is how costly the major projects in a home can actually be, and if we want to … [Read more...]

Best Automobiles for Seniors

Driving is a rite of passage for every adult, and one that is challenged by the effects of aging later in life. It’s especially important for seniors to invest in a safe vehicle to maintain their ability to drive, and their independence. An average of 20 seniors are killed and 794 injured each day in automobile crashes. The effects of aging can pose serious risks to driving, and because of this, the unique needs of seniors should be considered … [Read more...]