15 Things You Do That Make You a Horrible Listener (and How to Improve)

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15 Things You Do That Make You a Horrible Listener (and How to Improve)

Are you a good listener? When you converse with people–and they’re talking–are you thinking of your response or are you really listening? If you have more than a few of the bad habits below, it’s time to retrain yourself on … Continue reading →Read More

27 Essential Things Every Man Needs to Know (and Know How to Do)

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27 Essential Things Every Man Needs to Know (and Know How to Do)

This list can apply to men and women, but sometimes guys just need an extra reminder.1. Keep a durable toolbox stocked with the basics: hammer, screwdrivers, nails, etc. You should be able to fix 90 percent of anything that goes wrong in … Continue reading →Read More

10 (Unusual) Ancient Remedies That Will Improve Your Health and Hygiene

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10 (Unusual) Ancient Remedies That Will Improve Your Health and Hygiene

You may have heard of “oil pulling” and Shirodhara massage recently. You may have even seen holistic health nuts post bizarre selfies as they swish mouths full of organic coconut oil. Although these regimens recently surged in popularity, they’re more than … Continue reading →Read More

The 10 Facebook Commandments: Thou Shalt Not Upset Your Friends!

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The 10 Facebook Commandments: Thou Shalt Not Upset Your Friends!

Ahhh, Facebook… so much fun… so much drama. Most of us know how to use Facebook without ostracizing our “friends,” but there are those few that ruin the experience for everyone. Don’t be one of THOSE people. 1. Thou Shalt Not Overshare. … Continue reading →Read More

10 Dumb Things You’re Wasting Your Money On Right Now

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10 Dumb Things You’re Wasting Your Money On Right Now

It’s human nature to buy dumb stuff. (Socrates said that, right?) But if you’re perennially broke, maybe you’re buying too much dumb stuff. Here are some downright silly expenditures you need to drop, pronto. 1. Designer Baby Clothes Couture is … Continue reading →Read More

10 Places You Should Consider Retiring (And Why)

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10 Places You Should Consider Retiring (And Why)

How do you see yourself living out your golden years? We all have our own ideas of the perfect retirement, which isn’t always sitting on a beach chair in the tropics. Depending on what’s important to you, here’s a list … Continue reading →Read More

7 Simple Ways to Be the Greatest House Guest Ever

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7 Simple Ways to Be the Greatest House Guest Ever

“Fish and visitors smell after three days.” —Benjamin Franklin As we enjoy spring break and summer approaches, many of us will visit friends and family and be tempted to actually stay with them—my advice, don’t. Get the hotel room and … Continue reading →Read More

7 Natural Dying Hacks to Improve Your Easter Eggs

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No need for store-bought dyes or colors this Easter! Here are some great, all-natural ways to color your eggs with common items you can find in your kitchen.Read More

3 Things You Need to Know Today: April 16, 2014

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3 Things You Need to Know Today: April 16, 2014

Too busy to keep up with the latest headlines? Here are three recent tidbits you may have missed. Chelsea Clinton Says She Might Run for Office When asked by the magazine Fast Company whether she’d be willing to run for office, Chelsea … Continue reading →Read More

3 Things You Need to Know Today: April 15, 2014

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3 Things You Need to Know Today: April 15, 2014

Mid-week–we’re almost there, friends. Here are a few bits of news to inspire conversation. Putin Calls Up Obama to Talk About the Ukraine The White House issued a statement saying that Putin and Obama talked by phone about the conflict … Continue reading →Read More

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