Today is a very funny day for me to be writing this piece. I selected this topic so I could wax romantic advice on following your dreams, making things happen, and overcoming any obstacle that comes your way. I planned to tell everyone how easy it is to go forth when you feel a passion for something. “What’s holding you back? You sometimes can rent a car if you’re under 25! Take an internship if … [Read more...] about What’s Holding You from Your Dream Job? (and how to debunk those fears)
I have a confession to make: I am a 22-year-old woman, and I have never used a tampon. At least, I never had before I wrote this article. In the past, if I was asked to articulate why I always stuck with pads instead of switching over to tampons in high school like many of my friends did, I don't think I could give a good reason. I’ve always been vaguely worried about health complications that … [Read more...] about My Experience of Using a Tampon for the First Time
Growing up, Passover was never my favorite holiday. It meant a time-consuming dinner where I would have to wait a long time before actually getting to eat, followed by a week of not being allowed consume any of my favorite foods. It wasn’t until I went to college and had to spend Passover away from home for the first time that I realized how important the holiday really was to me. Of course, the … [Read more...] about How to Host Your First Passover Seder
The city lifestyle is a busy one that has no brakes. If you live and work in a bustling location, then you’re living life in the fast lane. There’s always a sense of immediacy when you live in a city; you can get fast food delivered to your home in under 30 minutes, your online deliveries come within just one or two days, and you have access to a vast network of public and private transportation … [Read more...] about Is Your Dream Home Away From the City?
Generation Y has a nasty recession-based hangover, and it’s left us stuck between a rock and hard place. For the first time in over a century, more 18 to 34 year olds are living at home with their parents versus any other living arrangement. Consequently, the number of 18 to 34 year olds who own a home has shriveled to a 30-year low. Real estate experts have been waiting rather impatiently for … [Read more...] about 3 Things Millennials Need to Know About Buying a Home
Car ownership is a pricey thing, from buying a car to selling it. It costs money and like everything, the car has a timeline. From the beginning of when you or your family purchases a new car, to maintaining the car in between, and then to it’s eventual sale, there are a number of stages to car ownership and all are costly. Your job as the car owner or joint-owner is to keep the car running and to … [Read more...] about The Financial Side of Car Ownership
Technology and today’s global economy give many reasons for young professionals to want to learn a new language. Maybe your dream job requires that you be multilingual (where I live near Miami, many do). Maybe you’re in pursuit of a life as a digital nomad, and want to work remotely from your laptop while you travel the world. Maybe you see yourself in a service role, teaching or providing aid … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons to Learn a New Language in Your 20s
Finding a new place to live is an exciting time, but can be met with many obstacles along the way. It is often the way that, although you may have your heart set on something at the time and think that it’s the one for you, your new abode may not be all that it’s cracked up to be. You have to look past the interiors and the lingo of the salesperson who’s trying to earn extra commission and think … [Read more...] about A Quick Checklist for Finding Your Dream House
The saying goes that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but ask just about any experienced dog owner and they’ll tell you the complete opposite. There is no age at which it isn’t worth learning something new. Whether you want to enhance your skills in a certain area, further your career, have a complete lifestyle rehaul or just pick up a hobby, there’s nothing that you can’t do if you put … [Read more...] about Starting Over In The Middle
Things are always tricky when it comes to finding a new home. Whether it’s your first place or you are selling up and buying a new home, you need to make sure you go through many specs when selecting a new property. After all, you don’t want to look back with regret at the humble abode you end up with. One thing that is so important when picking a place is the location. Therefore, you need to … [Read more...] about Is Your Dream Home In The Right Location?
There is no getting around the fact that mobile technology is the future of, well, everything. In 2016, two billion people owned smartphones. It is estimated that around 53% of all email messages were opened on a mobile device. Our methods of communication are losing their geographic tethers and society is moving towards a world where no connection is impossible. The question is, what does it … [Read more...] about 3 Common Myths about Virtual Offices