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preparing for your teen's graduation

Preparing For Your Teen’s Graduation

Graduation can be a difficult time for a parent. Your child you have raised into a wonderful young person is now off into the real world, be it university or a job. It can be heartbreaking to watch your child grow up. Graduation can also be difficult for your other children, who are used to […]

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5 Signs That You Have Too Much Clutter

Most dorm rooms and college apartments don’t have a ton of space for you to work with. This can be a problem for those who have a tendency to be a bit of a packrat. There’s nothing wrong with having some extra sentimental stuff in your room, but there’s a limit to how much you […]

must-have craft supplies to always have on hand

Must-Have Craft Supplies To Always Have on Hand

Whether you loved crafting at home or not, it’s always worth having a few extra supplies ready for the odd project or hobby. Though you’ll spend plenty of time studying and socializing in college, you’ll have downtime when you can spend an hour or two alone. This time is perfect for indulging in your hobbies […]

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How to Catch Bass More Effectively

Whether you are a fan of Berkley spinning rods or some other kind, the key to catching bass starts with knowledge. Here are a few tips on how to catch bass more effectively.   Use Worms Correctly Whether they are real or plastic, in order to make sure that the bass doesn’t just snag the […]

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How To Make a Strong First Impression on Anyone

A lot goes into just meeting someone for the first time. Whether it’s a simple glance across a courtyard or a full-on interview, encounters can easily shake our foundations. Fortunately, many practical methods reveal how to make a strong first impression on anyone. Employ Social Skills If you want to make a strong first impression, […]

prepare your teen for college

For Parents: 4 Ways to Help Prepare Your Teen for College

As the parent of a high school student, it may feel like time never slows down. Next thing you know, you’re watching your child walk across the stage and gearing up for an emotional send off. Preparing for college can be an overwhelming and emotional experience for both you and your teen. However, there are […]

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What Are the Top Online Courses for Seniors?

If you are looking to start a second career, then you may be thinking about going back to school. Even though you might not be too keen on attending a traditional four-year college, the good news is that you can further your educational experience online. Of course, it is also important for you to think […]

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Survival Tips for Medical Students

As a medical student, people will either envy you or be glad they aren’t you. At times, you may view yourself in a similar light. But countless students before you have survived the ordeal that is medical school, and there is no reason that you won’t as well. It’s all a matter of finding the […]

becoming a firefighter

3 Things To Know Before Becoming a Firefighter

A career as a firefighter is unlike any other. Firefighting is demanding and rewarding, combining a life of service with work that is high-stress and physically exhausting. After all, firefighters save lives and properties, respond to a wide range of emergencies and make medical calls. If you’re considering a career as a firefighter, there is […]

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4 Ways to Look Cool on Campus This Semester

Are you going to campus soon and wondering what to do to look cool this semester? There are many ways to look cool on your college campus, but remember to be yourself. After all, you are beautiful and amazing just how you are. Highlighted below are four tips to help you. Interact If there is […]