25 Packing Hacks For Traveling Abroad

Packing truly is an art form, so prepare to tap into your inner-Picasso. Being a smart packer takes creativity, patience, organization and attention to detail. Lacking these characteristics? In this edition of our international travel planning series, we provide you … Continued

Affordable Wedding DIY Ideas: Décor, Dessert & More

The average American wedding cost couples a record high of $30,000 in 2014. But there are creative ways to trim costs and lessen the chances of wedding-related finances causing a strain on newlyweds. Even though weddings continue to grow into … Continued

Protecting Your Pet’s Pearly Whites

Did you know that dental disease is one of the most common diseases in pets? The American Veterinary Medical Association estimates that dental disease affects 80% of dogs older than 3 years. Good dental hygiene at home is essential to … Continued

4 Simple Steps to Thaw Frozen Pipes

Few cold-weather maladies are more irritating than frozen pipes. Turning on the bathroom or kitchen faucet and seeing only a few drops or a trickle of water could indicate that water inside the pipes has frozen – preventing a free … Continued

7 Items to Go Over Before Heading Overseas

Whether it’s your first time going abroad or you’re a seasoned traveler, it’s easy to forget some of the finer details of trip-planning. Learn about the 7 pre-travel preparations you should make before taking off in this second installment of … Continued

Dog Breeds That Can Ruff it in the Cold

Of the 340-plus recognized breeds, some are snow-loving mountain mutts while others are sun-loving beach bums. Their pedigrees have evolved over a long lineage from all over the world and each breed thrives in its natural habitat. If you’re comfortable … Continued

The Hottest Gear for Riding Your Motorcycle in the Cold

When temperatures skid to below freezing, you don’t need to garage your motorcycle until spring. You just need gear and gadgets designed for cold-weather riding. Like these: Gear Rather than pile on the layers, get better layers. Motorcycle gear with … Continued