College search is an important life event for most high school seniors. Students usually have a running list of schools they’re interested in based on general location, size, majors and programs of study, among many other things. The final decision in finding the right is usually made after a campus visit.
Which is the best seat on an aircraft? How do you get the best deal for a trip? Can we make airline food tastier? These, and many other questions, have long intrigued travelers. Here, we present some answers for your edification and use.
Genetically Modified Foods (GMOs): Genetically modified crops are getting into our food supply at a frightening rate. More than 90% of corn and soy are now genetically modified. Experts are in general agreement that not enough testing has been done before GMO foods were added to our food supply. No one – and this includes growers and manufacturers of GMO foods – knows the long-term effects they will have on our health.
While all or most of us may have savings, there are certain unexpected expenses which we may not want to dip into our savings to cover. This could be anything from needing a new computer because this one has finally given up on you or your furniture desperately needs to be replaced as it has seen too many wrestling matches between the kids and the dog.
It wasn’t until a recent bout of neck and shoulder stiffness (brought about by long hours at my desk and made worse by improper sleep posture) highlighted to me the importance of having the right pillow. Not to mention the time
As a working mother of two young kids I have learnt that there are few things in life as precious as sleep. However, many of those in my position will agree that a there are several factors that can affect a good night’s sleep, to name a few – the neighbor’s dogs that serve as live alarm systems for every passing vehicle, thin apartment walls coupled with neighbors who know nothing about the volume button on their TV remotes, or tossing and turning on a lumpy, creaky mattress. Of all the possible reasons to lose sleep, a bad mattress is not one of them.