How to Give Back to Charity the Right Way

From expensive cars, to exotic vacations, to latest designer fashions, there’s a lot you can spend your time and hard-earned money on. However, material things are just that; simply material. When all is said and done, they only begin to scratch the service of living a fulfilling, rewarding, and balanced life. The act of giving … [Read more…]

Looking into Elder Care? Here’s What You Should Know When Considering Senior Care Options

Are you considering senior care options for a loved one? If so, you know that you have an important decision ahead of you — and so does your parent or other relative. The good news is that elder care is a booming industry in the United States, so there are plenty of options to choose. … [Read more…]

How To Show Your Support For Military Families and Veterans

Americans have big hearts, and are eager to show their support for military families and veterans by making charitable donations. Americans donated more than $227 billion to charity in 2009 alone, according to the GivingUSA foundation. In 2011, an estimated 2 million tons of clothing and textiles were recycled or donated to charitable organization within … [Read more…]

Why Everyone is Moving to Texas

Everyone’s exes might be moving to Texas in the very near future. The Texas housing market is in the midst of boom, with Americans flocking in hoards to the Lone Star state seeking affordable housing and jobs. Buying in this housing market has become increasingly popular, so much so that Texas real estate agents have … [Read more…]

3 Tips That Can Help You Plan a Perfectly Personalized Wedding Reception

Wedding receptions can be tough events to plan. Make them too traditional, and they’re boring; try something too trendy, and the results may seem cringe-worthy 10 years down the road. Add the pressure to stay on budget, and what are a bride and groom to do? Here are some tips for planning a wedding reception … [Read more…]

A Room by Room Furniture Guide for Decorating Your New Space

Picking furniture is largely a matter of personal taste, but there are some constants you should also keep in mind when furniture shopping. These become even more important when you’re trying to furnish a large space (like a new house or apartment) mostly from scratch. Here are some room by room furniture tips to get … [Read more…]

Three Things You Thought About Fall Weddings That Are Completely Wrong

When it comes to planning a wedding, every little detail counts, and many brides-to-be feel that they have to adhere to tradition at least in some ways. There are customs and trends that dictate almost every part of a wedding, but you don’t have to be tied down by them. Here are three things you … [Read more…]

How Should You Replace Your Lost or Broken TV Remote?

Your TV remote is an important part of your household, and it’s only going to become more important as modern televisions continue to phase out buttons on their devices and transfer them all to remotes. Some TVs can’t even turn on without their remotes. TV remote controls are wireless and easy to lose, so it’s … [Read more…]

Don’t Skip These Tips on Buying a Home If You’re a First-Time Home Buyer

Are you searching for a new or resale home for the very first time? Chances are your friends and family members have offered plenty of tips on buying a home, all with varying degrees of helpfulness. While it’s best to get advice from real estate professionals and homeowners when searching for your dream home, there … [Read more…]

If You’re Planning Your Wedding, You May Want the Help of a Professional

In America, couples and their family members put almost $72 billion toward wedding preparations on annual basis. That fact alone should give you an idea of how much time, energy and resources are required to make wedding ceremonies and receptions go off with out a hitch. If you are planning your upcoming wedding, you may … [Read more…]