Archive for the ‘Lifestyle’ category

Key Training Supplies your Off-season Needs

Health, Lifestyle

It’s important to maintain your physical fitness and abilities year round, even during the off-season. As a result, many athletes actually cross-train during the off-season to strengthen their supplementary skills. No matter what sort of training you may do, it’s important to have the right supplies to ensure proper safety, recovery, and effectiveness during your…

Gifts v. Generosity: Do people expect a treat for donating?

Lifestyle

Toys for Tots, Salvation Army, and Operation Christmas Child… These are just a few of the innumerable charities that help provide gifts and food to the less fortunate people in the U.S. and abroad during the holiday season. So, with Thanksgiving and Christmas quickly approaching, you may have already put together your shoe box of…

Supplements in Smoothies: Major Benefits to Gain

Health, Lifestyle

Smoothies are all the talk. Fresh fruit, zesty veggies and even dark chocolate can send a rush of power throughout your body. However, it is best to know exactly what nutrients are combined in this masterpiece of flavor. What works for one person may not have the same effect on others, but try any of…

The Top 5 Pre-Workout Energy Supplements

Lifestyle

The search for the best pre-workout supplement is nearly universal. Everyone wants to find that one concoction which will give them the energy they need to power through a tough workout and get fit. Unfortunately, the market is flooded with pretenders that do little more than sweeten water. Here are the top five real supplements…

Cigar Connoisseurs: The Importance of Humidors

Lifestyle

As you find yourself stepping into your favorite local cigar shop, met with the pleasant aroma of fine tobacco smoke, and you wander past the lounging area and business counter, you will inevitably make your way into the humidor. Other than that hand-crafted cigars themselves, no other piece of stogie paraphernalia is more important than…

Why Car Donations Change Lives

Lifestyle

Reputable charities can assist the needy in a number of ways. They can help with food for the hungry, medical care for the sick, and help with paying heating costs during the winter. While charities will never turn down money, if money is in short supply, a car donation may be a way to help…

Spirited Cooking: The Best Types of Liquor to Use

Lifestyle

The holiday season, with family gatherings and busy kitchens, is always a time when cooks break out the liquor for those once-a-year sauces and desserts. Kevin Weeks of NPR has written about the rapid depletion of his liquor stock over the holidays as he uses it to punch up everything from main dishes to desserts, and…

Scam Alert: 3 Ways to spot a Fake Psychic

Lifestyle

What is a psychic? According to Wikipedia ,”A psychic is a person who claims to use extrasensory perception (ESP) to identify information hidden from the normal senses.”  The word “psychic” is also used as an adjective to describe abilities such as clairvoyance, telepathy, having second sight or having a sixth sense.  When you decide to enlist…

4 Ways to Add Value and Space to Your Home

Lifestyle

Whether you are considering selling your home or just want to make it more comfortable, adding space to your home can substantially increase its value. You can make a hefty investment in remodel or keep a small budget, but renovations that add useable space might easily pay for themselves in added property value. Here are…

5 Things to Look For in a Video Production Company

Lifestyle

Finding the right video production company is crucial to making an impact in your target market. Even with good conceptualized content, poorly produced marketing videos cannot positively contribute to your brand presence. This begs an important yet commonly overlooked question – how do you look for a video production company? The Basics One cannot accurately…