Archives for June, 2014

8 Weird Ways to Destress

By Kat Freestone Feeling overwhelmed? Here are 10 strange ways to lower stress levels: Drink orange juice – not only does the vitamin C in OJ boost your immune system, it’s also thought to reduce stress. Researchers at the University of Alabama say two 8-ounce glasses daily should do the trick. Give yourself an ear massage – spend a few …

Showcase a Grandfather’s Life on Father’s Day

There is a collector in all of us, I’m sure of it. Even the minimalist architect must have paint swatches and “less is more” articles stashed away somewhere. It seems that no matter how disciplined we are to declutter and purge, we’ll inevitably hang on to our favorite stuff. Just ask my mom. While she has never been one to …

What Does Your Handwriting Say about You

By Kat Freestone Did you know that as you scribble away on that to-do-list, your handwriting is revealing over 5,000 unique personality traits? The size, shape and spacing of your letters all allude to different characteristics and can even be used to detect lies or health issues. Read on to discover what your handwriting says about you. Letter Size • …

Managing Your Move

By Kat Freestone Whether you’re traveling across town or across the country, moving can be an exciting, rewarding experience. However, before you start collecting cardboard boxes, here are a few important steps to keep in mind. Plan Plan Plan The move date is set, and you’re eager to get started! And yet, there are still many unanswered questions. What’s your …