How to Look More Awake in Just Three Minutes

Early morning wake-up calls for school, work or daily errands can leave you looking and feeling worn-out. Thankfully, there are a few easy beauty techniques that can help you fake a good night's sleep. By using the right products and techniques, it’s easy to create a bright and wide-awake look in only three minutes. Create a Bright and Even Complexion Everyone's skin reacts slightly differently Read more ...

Simple Ways to Learn Something New

With September being National Self-Improvement Month, we thought it would be fun to share with you some simple ways to learn something new. Adding a new skill to your repertoire is one of the fundamentals of improving oneself. We'll show you how to easily learn math, play an instrument and more. Use GIFs to Learn Math Concepts Math was never your best subject and most of what the teacher Read more ...

The Best of the Best from the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

During the month of August, we were all captivated by one thing: seeing our friends, family, celebrities and strangers pour icy water over their heads in a series of viral videos. Weird how we amuse ourselves, right? While there was certainly a dose of humor to be had with the Ice Bucket Challenge, we never forgot it was for a very serious, under-publicized cause: ALS. Also known as Lou Gehrig’s Read more ...

6 Ways to Create Good Habits

Want to work out more frequently? Eat more veggies? Track your spending? In honor of National Self-Improvement Month, here are six ways to incorporate good habits into your life. 1. Commit to 21 days. Experts say it takes at least 21 days to create a habit. If you can make it through the initial conditioning phase, your new habit will be much easier to sustain. 2. Do it daily. Consistency Read more ...

5 Health and Beauty Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

While companies are constantly introducing new products to the market, the best beauty and health elixirs can sometimes be found in our kitchen cabinets. Apple cider vinegar is a well known natural alternative to many beauty and health products. This simple product can remedy a variety of your problems while also helping you to save money. Keep reading to learn how to incorporate it into your daily Read more ...

16 Sweet and Savory Honey Recipes

It's September so we're celebrating National Honey Month with 16 sweet and savory recipes highlighting the simple, delicious taste of honey. Read on and give a few a try. And remember, the benefits of honey go beyond the kitchen, so try using it for home remedies and beauty scrubs too. 1. Bacon Wrapped Pineapple with Honey Sriracha Sauce Prepare for these little bites of heaven to disappear Read more ...

How to Get Kids Excited to Save Money

Too often lessons in personal finance are learned the hard way when we are well into adulthood and the consequences can be severe. That’s why it is so important to teach your kids financial lessons along the way. Get kids excited to save money early and they may go on to lead a lifetime of good financial habits. Make it Visual: Have kids tape a photo of the specific item they're saving up Read more ...

10 Ways to Pamper Your Pet By Re-purposing Everyday Items

Our furry babies deserve only the best, but that doesn’t mean you have to spend tons in order to spoil them. These creative DIYs to pamper your pet will keep your animal companion content while giving new life to old and inexpensive items. 1. T-Shirt Dog Toy Don’t throw away those old T-shirts just yet. Turn them into colorful braided tug toys your dog will love with just a few strings Read more ...