Humans and Mars – The Past and the Future

From the first moment humans set eyes on Mars in the night sky, we’ve been absolutely captivated by it. At first, it looked like another star-like object – but one whose strange reddish hue separated it from countless other shimmering peers. This unique planet was recognizable by the ruddy arc it traced through our night sky – but we knew nothing of the Red Planet for the longest time. Then,…

How to Design Your Backyard Landscape

Designing your backyard landscape can be a fun and exciting project or a huge hassle. If you want your landscaping project to be stress-free, plan out what you want ahead of time and do research. Don’t rush to landscape your entire yard over a weekend. Take one project at a time and enjoy the process. Make sure you make things easy for yourself and include a watering system for garden…

How to Make Authentic Tex-Mex Fajitas

Spanish cuisine is considered one of the first expressions of fusion cooking. It blends Iberian and Moorish traditions, due to Spain’s 800-year occupation by the Moors (north-western Africans and Arabs). Later, during Spain’s colonization of Mexico, Spanish food was vibrantly synthesized with that of Mexico’s indigenous peoples – dominated by the Aztec, Mayan and Zapotec civilizations. This cross-pollination of cultures is also discernible in Mexico’s musical heritage: in ranchera and…

The Best Games to Gift Your Children This Holiday Season

The holiday season looms in the coming months, and if you’re looking for non-video-game-related gifts for your children in an honorable attempt to keep them away from the screens—even just for a little bit—you are at the right place. The games we’ve listed are suitable for children up to 14 years old and some may even teach them a thing or two. How can you make best use of the…

Six Steps to Write a Good Blog Post

Many people have blogs but few people have successful blogs. With over 600 million active blogs in the world, it can be hard to stand out. For a blog to be successful, its creator has to constantly publish informative and interesting content. Additionally, the posts themselves have to be expertly crafted and well-written. Sounds tough? It is easier than you think! Here are some simple steps that you can take…

How to Get the Most Out of Your College Classes

College can be a time of great exploration – both academically and socially. It’s a time to try new things, meet new people, and expand your horizons. While you are undoubtedly excited to start your college journey, it’s important to remember that the classes you take will have a major impact on your future. Here are some essential tips for getting the most out of your college classes! The average…

Moving to Greener Pastures: Tips to Create a Beautiful and Welcoming Landscaped Front Yard

Do you want to improve the look of your home by creating a beautiful and welcoming landscaped front yard? A well-landscaped front yard is a perfect way to increase the value of your home and make it more welcoming for guests. Many people who live in small apartments long for lush greenery, a lawn to walk on, somewhere for their pets to play and the beauty and joy of tending…

Meaningful Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Consumption

It may have been a few years since we watched the video of the marine turtle with a straw stuck up its nose but many of us are still traumatized. Add to this the statistic that humans produce almost 300 million tons of plastic waste a year, and it is no wonder that most people are trying to cut down on their plastic consumption. If you do not want to…

Why Small Businesses Need Digital Marketing and SEO

Many small businesses struggle to gain a market share in the shadow of larger and more established businesses. Fortunately, digital marketing and search engine optimization (SEO) can help. Here are some of the benefits of digital marketing and SEO for small businesses and how they can create brand awareness and increase leads and sales. Build Your Reputation As a new or small business, it can be difficult to get potential…