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The Worst Color You Can Wear To A Job Interview

Making a good first impression is essential when seeking a new job. Unfortunately for people who love dressing in sunny colors, wearing orange for an interview may be the worst thing you could wear. A survey of hiring managers found that 25% of them think that not only is orange the worst color to...
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Electronics Will Have The Biggest Discounts On Black Friday

There is a lot of talk about shopping the day after Thanksgiving. The now traditional Black Friday sales promise big savings but as we have discovered over the years, just because it is advertised as a Black Friday sales doesn't mean it is a deal. But still, there are some good deals on certain...
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This Calculator Will Let You Know If You Are Scoring a Shopping Deal or Not

This year some retailers were releasing their Black Friday deals before Halloween! It certainly feels like everything is on sale all the time these days. But not all sales are created equal and are more of a math trick to make it appear you are getting a good deal. But this year, there's the Black...
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Vampire Power Wasting Americans Hundreds Of Dollars Annually

For years we've known that even though they are not being used, electronics and appliances draw some electricity. Known as "phantom" or "vampire" electricity, these devices consume electricity while in stand-by/sleep mode. Even your device chargers, charging your device or not, are drawing...
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Restore Your Faded Black Jeans

From the second you purchase a pair of black jeans, the clock begins to tick on their lifespan. Even after a couple of carefully-timed washings can result in fading. But we've got a "why didn't I think of that" moment that can breathe new life into any faded pair of jeans. Dye. Yep, plunging your...
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Fashion Trend Origins

Fashion is timeless as trends come and go, but some of our favorite fashion items origins have an interesting story. For instance the bowtie was once more than a fashion statement. Bowties likely trace their origin to 17th-century Croatia, and were inspired by knotted neck scarves. This rectangular...
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Eating Too Much Black Licorice Can Be Fatal

When you think of an overdose, you generally think of drugs or medications but never food, right? Believe it or not, you can overdose on one type of candy and it can actually be lethal in high doses. That candy is black licorice! The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) confirms that too much...
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Common Car Fluid Leaks & How To Identify Them

Uh-oh, you pulled away from your friend's driveway only to notice an embarrassing puddle of fluid where your car was parked. But is this "puddle" a signal of concern? The good news is that it’s not too difficult to decipher these spots and tell whether the fluid leak is a harmless drip or a serious...
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Add A Halloween Tree To Your Holiday Decor

As of today (August 19, 2019) there are 128 days, or 9 paychecks, away from Christmas day. But before you start decking the halls, you may want to slow down and embrace the latest holiday decor: Halloween trees. Halloween is only 73 days away and may be the best way to keep Christmas from creeping...
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The Secret For Beautiful Rose Blooms Is Garlic

It's surprising how many people think that roses, perhaps because of their beauty, must be hard to grow. But roses are tough! You basically need two things to grow roses : sun and water and with fall approaching, you may want to plant roses to be the envy of your block because there's a hack that...
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