sailboat fall
Boating and boat ownership during autumn months can mean different things depending on where you live. In the southern states, it could mean that the summer heat is finally dissipating enough to fully enjoy days spent out on the water. In the north, it may mean the beginning of the end of boating season. Even…
white tile kitchen flooring and gray cabinets.
Kitchens are often a busy place in your home. From making big family breakfasts to hosting dinner parties, your kitchen — especially the floor — has been through a lot. Once you’ve decided to replace your kitchen flooring, you might come to realize there are a lot of new flooring options to choose from. Watch…
woman in motorcycle helmet
The percentage of motorcycle owners who are women has risen in recent years, from 8 percent in 1998 to 14 percent at the end of 2015, according to the Motorcycle Industry Council’s Motorcycle Owner Survey. As that number increases, it’s likely that the number of women’s riding groups is growing as well. Today, especially with the…
How to Light a Campfire Without a Match
No matches? No problem. Using some items you may already have at your campsite, like a soda can and some chocolate, you can get a fire going. Just be sure you’ve got a sunny day and some patience. Check out this can-do trick from howstuffworks.com. What you’ll need: Empty soda can One bar plain chocolate Tinder (a handful) Small…
three kids in halloweeen costumes walking along the road.
From carving jack-o’-lanterns to trick-or-treating, Halloween can be a fun night for kids of any age. To help ensure your evening is full of planned scares and frights, here are some road safety tips for you and your kids to consider. Safety for Pedestrians According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Halloween night…
young couple looking at a tablet on the couch.
As a renter, whether you’re searching for a new apartment or trying to understand the terms and nuances of your current rental arrangement, there’s a lot of information to consider. With this may come a certain amount of misinformation. Here are some renting myths you may have heard and the truth behind them. Myth #1:…
three girls in hallloween costumes trick-or-treating.
Some people like Halloween to be a little bit spooky. But the scary stuff is supposed to be pretend: ghosts, vampires, goblins and zombies. But it’s a good idea to take precautions against potential issues that can make tricks and treats not so fun. Here are a few simple tips to help make sure that…
wash car window
Do your car windows need a good cleaning? There may be a simple solution in your cabinets. According to Reader’s Digest, a mixture of vinegar, ammonia and cornstarch may be able to help you get sparkling car windows without leaving streaks.   Materials Needed to Clean the Car Windows You’ll need these ingredients, according to WholeNewMom.com…
orange motorcycle
You might think you know a lot about motorcycles, but do you know the correct lingo to fit in with the chopper crowd? Take this quiz to find out if you know common motorcycle terms.
RV in snow
Winter is coming. Typically, when the foliage of fall begins to turn brown and fall to the ground, it often means it’s time to put your recreational vehicle (RV) away until the warmer weather returns in the spring. Taking the time to prepare your RV before you store it for the winter may help the long-term protection…