Selling a Home? Questions You Must Ask

  When it comes to selecting a real estate agent to help sell your home, most of us only care about two things: how much can they sell it for and how much will their commission be. Experienced agents, however, say there’s a lot more sellers should be asking … [Read more...]

For Die-Hard Fans Only

Big movie fan? You might definitely be interested in owning one of these classic movie props. Sold through the Profiles in History auction house, the following earned the honor of the world’s most expensive movie props. They are…  • The Flying Car from ‘Chitty Chitty … [Read more...]


To reduce your chances of major water damage in your home, you must be aware of warning signs of a plumbing leak and fix them quickly to avoid major damage and costly repairs. According to the EPA, household leaks can waste up to 1 trillion gallons of water nationwide … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Overcome Fear

From random phobias to crippling anxieties, all of us battle with some degree of fear in our daily lives. But imagine how your quality of life would improve if you could overcome your fears. How would it change your life? Here are four tips for tackling your fears from … [Read more...]

Stay Safe During a Hurricane

Stay Informed Listen for emergency information and alerts. If told to evacuate by local officials, do so immediately. Dealing with the Weather Determine how best to protect yourself from high winds and flooding. Take refuge in a designated … [Read more...]

Fourth of July – Independence Day

The Fourth of July—also known as Independence Day or July 4th—has been a federal holiday in the United States since 1941, but the tradition of Independence Day celebrations goes back to the 18th century and the American Revolution. On July 2nd, 1776, the Continental Congress … [Read more...]

Crazy Combo or Culinary Genius?

Bacon and ice cream are two foods that traditionally never cross paths, but an upscale hotel chain has recently added this intriguing concept to its goodies menu. How does “Brown Buttered Candied Bacon Ice Cream with Chocolate Chips” sound to you?  If you are in the … [Read more...]

Re-energize Your Workout Plan

Sticking with a workout routine is often easier said than done as the day-to-day grind causes many of us to lose our motivation to lace up our sneakers somewhere between the office and our own front door. Whether your exercise regimen is stale—or nonexistent—the following … [Read more...]

Decoding Energy Efficiency Lingo!

With so much science involved in making homes energy efficient, the average person is usually at a loss when it comes to understanding green terminology. Here, the National Association of Homebuilders decodes some of the most commonly used lingo.  … [Read more...]

A Truce Between Your Pets and Your Garden

Each spring, you may be dealing with a constant battle between your love for your pet, and your love for the garden you’ve planted. A recent post on takes a look at the damage a pet can render to your garden and landscaping. The feature offers the following … [Read more...]