You’re in the market for a new property to call home. You contact a real estate agent to put together a list of potential properties, and you start touring to make a buying decision.

You find a couple that seemingly check off all of your boxes, and you’re tingly with excitement about your upcoming purchase. But before you make any rash decisions, it’s key to take note of things to watch out for before you make the purchase.

Here are 4 things to watch out for when going shopping for a house.

No one can be really sure when the pandemic will be really over or even what the new normal will look like. Herd immunity and/or vaccines may end this, but possibly not until after multiple spikes or outbreaks.

What is likely is that at some point, it will be over. Life can resume, and that will include travel. You will probably be eager to travel, but where will you go? What are the best 12 post-pandemic travel locations? Keep reading to learn a dozen ranked possibilities and why they might be good ideas:

A few good photos uploaded to social media is all that it takes to get people to notice you. If you’re ready to make your followers jelly or to score tat first viral photo, location is everything. Take a peek at the top 20 Instagrammable photo locations below and head out to these spots for a great vacation and photo opp.


During the spring, Seattle fills with cherry blossoms that provide a soft, subtle scenery worthy of any social media share. Choose a bright, sunny day and a well-bloomed bush to capture the best photo.

Women love to wear makeup, and there are many types to choose from. Oftentimes, they may have questions about the ingredients being used. The following will answer some of those questions.


There are five main ingredients used:

1. Oils – most contain sesame, mineral or eucalyptus oils. Other oils used are: linseed, castor and lanolin. The oils are what help the mascara stick to the wand brush, then to the eyelashes. Oils also help prevent clumping.

2. Waxes – contains palm wax, paraffin, beeswax or carnauba wax, which are especially helpful in waterproof mascaras.

3. Preservatives – contains guanine and many other stabilizing chemicals, too many names to mention.

4. Pigmentation – dyes that are used to color the mascara: black mascara – colored with tar, coal, ash and iron oxides; brown mascara – colored with chemical resins, tree bark and artificial colors; and the colors, green, red, blue, etc., use other artificial dyes.

5. Water – water is used as a base for the other ingredients, but in some manufacturing processes is not needed.

Looking for a romantic, kid-free summer vacation? Here’s a list of 15 travel destinations to visit without kids this year.


Few cities of the world evoke romance like the French capital. Whether you are foodies, fashionistas, or culture vultures, Paris offers the best of the best. Reasonably priced air fare from most of North America make Paris a no-brainer.

New York City

The city that never sleeps is the perfect pick for those interested in art or culture. Tickets to a Broadway show and a great meal are a recipe for romance. As a major world city, NYC is easily accessible for just about everywhere.

A vacation to the United States will give you a time of a lifetime. From big cities, historical sites and coastlines, the adventure never stops. The United States is made up of various destinations making it difficult to distinguish the best place to describe the USA. Thus, this article aims at highlighting some of the most exciting places to visit.  Starting with the number one must see place in the United States:

New York

Photo by: Austin Scherbarth

New York City is considered as the largest city in the world. Many individuals tend to explain this city by saying that no other city in the world can be compared to New York. For visitors, walking through the streets feels like walking through a movie set. There are many historical and famous buildings such as Central Park, Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Rockefeller Plaza, Times Square, and the Fifth Avenue. There are plenty of extravagant shopping malls, restaurants and Hotels where you can enjoy your time. With too much to visit day and night, New York City is worth to visit time and again.

Our time on Earth is numbered and so are our opportunities for world travel. So why don’t we take advantage of the most beautiful and awe-inspiring places the world has to offer before we pass gloriously on into the sunset? Whether saving up for a vacation dream or knowing for certain the end of the world is near, we should all have a bucket list of must-see places. With the world our oyster, the list can seem endless. The following is a bucket list of 15 irresistible locations you must visit before you die.

Live in California and want to switch up your go-to spots? Visiting Los Angeles and want to enjoy mouthwatering eats? We got you…

Here is our guide to the top 4 spots in Venice, California. The best menus, fresh ingredients, hip atmospheres, casual and social.

The time has come to pack, and with that comes the need to overthink. When planning a trip, it can be easy to get wrapped into the non-essential items, ie your favorite rainbow earrings, 12 pairs of sunglasses, or packs of q-tips. Lacking some items can put a damper on the easy breezy lifestyle. In that sense, we have rounded up our 5 absolutely must pack, can’t forget, travel items.