What You Should Know About Travelers Insurance Are you thinking of traveling in the new year? Traveling can be a fun and exciting experience, but it also carries some risks. One way to help combat these risks is by purchasing travelers insurance. Is travelers insurance really necessary? If you are planning to travel outside your country for an extended period, it might...

What Is The Best Home AC Temperature? We all know the drill - you're about to leave home on vacation and suddenly remember you need to turn down your home's AC. But, what temperature is best while you are away from home? This is a question that comes up often for HVAC professionals. So, what is the best temperature for home AC...

Food Trucks vs. Food Trailers While both mobile restaurants serve dishes that are similar, there are many differences in the equipment, ingredients used, cooking time, and other factors. The differences can be so significant for both regular customers and mobile restaurateurs that it may be best to consider them two separate business entities. So, what is the difference between a food truck...

Renting vs. Leasing: Which Is Better? Over the past six years that I have spent renting an apartment, I've considered the difference between renting and leasing often. Recently, I decided to research the differences financially and practically between renting and leasing.  So, what is the difference between renting and leasing? The main difference between the two is that a rental agreement implies...

What Is A Leap Year & Why Does It Exist? We all know February has 28 days - except when it doesn't. The leap year is a confusing concept for many people. Where does this extra day come from? Why does it only happen every four years? These are questions that must have answers! So, why is there a leap year? It...

Is My Dog Weird For Eating Grass? If you are reading this, you likely have a pet dog that you are crazy about! We want the best for our furry friends and there are good reasons for that. They are loving and loyal companions, they are protective and trustworthy 'guard dogs, they are perfect playmates for children, they will work hard...

Will Your Dog Go to Heaven Once They Die? Many of us have four-legged friends. And for many, those dogs are loyal and loving companions. The thought of them passing brings great sadness. However, many individuals dull this pain with the promise that they may meet their dog again in heaven. Do dogs go to heaven? This is a question that has...

What You Should Know About Bio-Identical Hormone Treatment If you’ve been experiencing symptoms of hormone imbalance, your doctor may have mentioned bio-identical hormones. Without being familiar with certain medical terms, you may be wondering what bio-identical means. I’ve collected some information on what they are, how they are used to treat hormonal imbalances, and why you may want/need to undergo treatment....

8 Tips for Cleaning an Iron Skillet There aren’t many kitchen utensils and cookware quite as notable as the cast iron skillet. With several different ways to cook good food, the iron skillet comes with rules on usage, seasoning, and is also famed for the “do not use soap rule.” However, sometimes, rules are meant to be broken. If you are...

How to Know If You Are Overbrushing Your Teeth Ever since we were little kids, we have been told to brush our teeth morning and night and to sing the happy birthday song twice while doing it. But should we be brushing more than twice a day? Should we just brush for two minutes or should it be five? While most...