Architect, Surveyor, or Engineer?

It sounds like the beginning of a joke. “An architect, surveyor, and engineer walk into a bar.” But it is no joke determining which one can do what for your actual project. None of them are going to be cheap. You don’t want to waste your time or money by meeting with the wrong person. […]

Surprising Benefits Of An Outdoor Kitchen

Very few people just buy or build a home and leave it untouched for the duration of their time in it. Everybody wants to install a pool, build a patio, or convert some space into a man cave. A more recent addition to the list is outdoor kitchens. Outdoor kitchens have attained great popularity in […]

Resolving Conflicts in E-Commerce (and the Tools to Streamline Operations)

It’s difficult to convey the divide between the vision of the website owner and those visiting. Small business owners sometimes take affront to changing direction even though changes are based on best practices and tried-and-true e-commerce solutions. Conflicts happen with: ·  The need to perform checkups on the shopping experience and checkout process ·  The […]

Life Insurance Nuances You Need to Know

Life insurance is one of those necessary evils in life that is becoming increasingly more important but often goes without being discussed. After all, it’s a touchy subject revolving around facing our own mortality. The avoidance of life insurance is much like that of a living will, we think if we don’t discuss it or […]

Life in a Big City: The Pros and Cons of Going Urban

They speak of life in the fast lane. But they can only be speaking of lanes in a small town, or perhaps freeways well outside the city limits. That is because there are no fast lanes in big cities. In Seattle, bus drivers can be seen reading newspapers during rush hour traffic. In a big […]

Having a Robot Servant Will Make Life Easy

There are lots of activities we hesitate to perform; not only are they inconvenient, they are sometimes dangerous and cause accidents and injuries. Other times we may be out and about doing errands and get hurt at a store, whether it’s inside or in their parking lot. In these instances, it’s important to contact a […]

How To Be A Role Model To A Recovering Addict

Most of us know from our childhoods that a role model or a mentor can come from out of the woodwork almost anywhere and at almost any time. Suddenly, we find ourselves taken in by our English teacher, a friend’s father, a sports coach, a television star, musician or a star athlete. It seems the […]

Field Dressing: What You Need to Know

As any hunter knows, field dressing an animal is a difficult process. Because many hunters focus on proper cutting techniques, other equally important aspects of field dressing can be forgotten. That’s where we come in. Here are a few tips to keep your animal in the best shape possible from the time of the kill […]

You Never Truly Grow Out Of It

Everybody knows that, in addition to their many other positive qualities, children are walking talking superhero academies for germs. A typical, run of the mill cold enter’s a child’s system and comes out ten times stronger and able to fell even the heartiest of adults. This is particularly true for the illnesses we tend to […]

Try Something Different and Have a Bowling Night with the Fellas

As much as we all love the bar scene, sometimes there can be a night when you want to get a group of guys together without paying the $8 drinks and dealing with the bar crowd.  As the years go on and we started getting married and having kids, you really appreciate your time together […]