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If it has been a while now since you have enjoyed a day trip or even a vacation for that matter, why is this? For many individuals, it oftentimes comes down to money. As much as they would like to get away, their wallet or purses do not have enough funds for such adventures. As a result, they are stuck at home. If you are hoping to save money on your next getaway, doing so is easier than you might think. Start Your Search for Savings Online In hopes of keeping more of your money, start your search for saving…

  Photo Credit When deciding on what type of business to have, many people prefer to choose one with passive income options that allow them to work smarter, not harder. And one way to do this is with a coin-operated laundromat. That is because this type of business can be run seven days a week with or without an attendant, which increases its potential earnings significantly. Also, its services are constantly in demand since everyone always needs to wash their clothes.  There are two different coin-operated laundromat options that a person can choose from though. The first one is a…

Getting your hands on your new yacht is an exciting time. The possibilities seem endless, you imagine sunny days at sea and all the good times your new vessel is going to provide you going forward. You’ll be able to entertain friends, create fantastic family memories and enjoy a whole new environment as you take to the seas in your new boat. However, before you raise the mainsail and set course for somewhere on the horizon, it’s important to take some precautionary steps to ensure you get the most out of your new boat. Owning a boat takes a little…

Positioned on the tip of a pretty peninsula in northern California is the city of San Francisco. Enclosed by San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean, the fourth most-populous city in California offers a feast for all the senses, with its mishmash of cultures, striking architecture, delectable cuisine, unique art and annual festivals. Let’s not forget about the music, museums and affluence of attractions, either! On that note, what do you intend on doing during your visit? A City with Many Nicknames You may have heard people referring to San Francisco as “The City by the Bay”, “Fog City”, “Golden…

Your BFF calls and tells you happily, “How about we party this weekend? I found us this new diet that we can start on Monday.” Did you just silently groan and roll your eyes? You know well enough from past experience that the diet isn’t likely to last the week. And, before the seven-day deadline is out, you and your friend are going to quit. Well, you girls wouldn’t be alone in your quest to lose weight. The Huffington Post reveals an interesting set of numbers that will totally astound you. Within the first one week, 2 out of 5…

Fly a lot? Most planes don’t provide all the comforts of home. Between cramped seats, noisy passengers, and limited options for entertainment travel by air can be a real trial. But you can make the best of it. If you travel by plane a lot, there are some things that you just can’t live without. Here’s 7 gadgets that you must have for frequent flyers: 1. Noise Canceling Headphones There’s a huge variety of these available, from earbuds to over the ear, cheap to a high-end audiophile, wireless, wired, or even with custom headphone cables. Fit these to your own…

  Being late once in a while doesn’t seem like a big deal, but to those who get held up waiting for you, it is. People may shrug it off and say it’s no big deal – and they may genuinely mean it – but there are lasting consequences. Perhaps you’re not late in your personal life and you’re only late for work. If that’s the case, you’re probably experiencing resistance to your job due to stress or disinterest. No matter the reason for being late, you’ll have a happier, healthier life once you kick the habit. Here’s why: 1.…

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In many areas of the country, the weather is warming up and it’s hard to shake the feeling the spring is right around the corner. For boaters, this is a critically important period of time when you should be prepping your boat for the water. Here are a few specific steps you should take to ensure your time on the water is safe and fun this spring.   Inspect the Boat   The first step is to get your boat out of storage and remove the shrinkwrap, so you can assess the situation and make any necessary adjustments to ensure safety…

Sporting events are a huge American pastime. Even if you don’t play or participate in a sport, the odds are you’re a spectator. Some of us are diehard fans! While most of us don’t mind watching a couple of professional athletes go at it every now and then (especially in hockey), nobody likes to see someone get hurt, especially if the injury turns out to be serious. It’s so much worse when a sporting injury happens to a friend, family member, or your own child. That’s why it’s vital to take safety seriously in athletic activities, and that can involve…