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...

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...

Everything You Need To Know About Ties Tying and styling a tie may seem like a daunting task. However, it is quite simple with just a few tips and a little practice. It can be intimidating thinking of all the different tying styles out there but today, we are just going to focus on the 5 most common and popular tie...

How to Safely Clean Up Blood Do you need to know how to clean up blood? How do you know when it's safe to clean up blood at your home or office space? There are many things that people don't realize about cleaning up blood. It is important for everyone who cleans up blood, especially those with sensitive skin, to take...

What You Need to Know About At-Risk Children in India India is a country that has seen many economic and social improvements for its people in the last century; however, child labor, poverty, no education, and trafficking are still prevalent risks the children of India face. The children most at-risk to these threats are ones that live under the poverty line...

Best Repair Techniques for Corrugated Metal Pipe Corrugated metal pipe is used for a wide variety of projects including culverts, wastewater facilities, storm sewers, and more. The durability of this material ensures that it can withstand great amounts of corrosion. However, when it falls into a state of disrepair, it can prove catastrophic for city managers and expert engineers.  What are the...

Consequences of Getting Pulled Over in Another State Regardless of the circumstances, getting pulled over for a traffic violation is never a pleasant experience. However, it can quickly become a complicated situation if you are pulled over while driving through another state? Do other rules apply to this situation? How do you proceed after receiving a traffic violation while out-of-state? These...