5 Ways to Become a Better Listener

It may seem like second nature to listen, but for many, it’s not. Listening takes more than simply being there  when someone else is speaking. It requires an attention span, a good memory, and real effort to absorb what someone else is saying. If you’d like to become a better listener, here are [...]

Redecorating Your Home For Fall

You may be noticing the weather changing, and the leaves starting to fall, which can only mean one thing – Fall is here! This is the time of the year for pumpkin spice scented candles and cozy home decor. So why does your home or apartment feel like it’s stuck in summer? Decorating the [...]

Health Benefits of Owning a Pet

Owning a pet has plenty of benefits. Studies show that owning a pet can actually boost your wellness and quality of life. Owning a pet comes with plenty of health benefits such as reduced depression, stress, and anxiety. A lot more goes on internally for those that own pets. Some may experience [...]

How to Choose the Right College

The process of going to college begins long before you actually get admitted into a college.  The process starts as far back as sophomore year in high school, where you’ll be taking countless practice SAT tests.  Then, during your junior or senior year, it’s time to take the real SAT or ACT, as [...]

Planning a Wedding

Planning a Wedding?  Tips to Stay Stress-Free Let’s face it, planning a wedding is a lot of work.  If you’re currently in the middle of planning a wedding, you may feel like there is so much to do, and so little time.  It is easy to get overwhelmed and stressed during the wedding-planning [...]

What’s the Deal with Fidget Spinners?

They’re in our classrooms, offices, and waiting rooms—pretty much everywhere, people are spinning, flicking, and obsessing over the newest craze: fidget spinners. Accounting for the vast majority of Amazon’s current list of top selling toys, fidget spinners are in high demand, and it seems [...]

Summer Concert and Music Festival Tips

Summertime means a lot of things—warm weather, beach trips, cookouts, and spending time with family and friends. But for music lovers, the word “summer” basically translates to three months of outdoor concerts and weekend trips to music festivals, filled with live music and unforgettable [...]

How to Make the Most of Your Airbnb Experience

  If you’re planning on doing some traveling this summer and are interested in exploring options for sleeping arrangements, then you may have considered using the couch-sharing service, Airbnb. Airbnb is becoming an increasingly popular choice for vacation-goers looking to save a little [...]

Family-Friendly Events Happening in NJ in June 2017

Does your family have anything truly fun planned this summer? Don’t wait until the last minute to plan an expensive family vacation that doesn’t get the whole family excited. Day and weekend trips might be the perfect solution to your kids’ perpetual boredom. There’s a ton of family-friendly [...]


he surrounding Mount Holly area is one of the most historic parts of the region. The town is very small, with right around 10,000 residents, but makes up for it with it’s rich history. There is so much history in Mount Holly it is easy to walk right by and not even realize what you […]

Pros and Cons of Solar Energy

Climate change is an undeniable and devastating consequence of excessive carbon emissions, and has been a hot topic in the environmental science and political realms for decades now. The rapid decline of our environment has accelerated the need to find new, sustainable forms of energy, and one [...]