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The Top 7 Strangest Places To Be Found Drinking Bourbon
Whether you’re touring distilleries in Kentucky or stuck at the airport bar endlessly refreshing Facebook, most things are better with a glass of bourbon.
Bourbon’s roots lay in Colonial America, but in recent years it has grown into a worldwide bar staple. Why has it become so popular? For starters, there are endless ways to enjoy it. From President Andrew Jackson distilling and tossing back his own whiskey on the White House lawn to rocker Lemmy Kimister’s backstage favorite, Jack and Coke,...
The 6 Most Awe-Inspiring Hikes in Central Massachusetts
If you’ve been wanting to strap on your shoes and hit the trails, there is no better time than summer to embark on a hiking adventure. You’ve been cooped up inside all winter long, so get out there and enjoy the fresh summer air and longer days. Central Massachusetts offers visitors breathtaking hikes that overlook deep, blue lakes.
Before setting out for a day-long hike through Central Massachusetts, make sure you have all the gear you need. Fill up your tank and make sure you’re prepped wit...
What Minneapolis Taught Me About Living Healthy
Before I lived in Minneapolis, I was a takeout kind of person. Not that half-ass vegetarian, “I’m going to go easy tonight, order salad on the side,” kind of takeout either. We’re talking the full Monty, extra carbs on my carbonara, sauce-stuffed, beef-loaded, Italian and Chinese every other night kind of takeout eater. But when I arrived in the Midwest, something changed. I like to pretend it was my own grit and self-start attitude that made me begin to live a healthy lifestyle, but the more...
How to Prepare a Master Car Emergency Kit
We take our vehicles wherever we go. Last year alone, Americans travelled over three trillion miles in the United States alone. With summer just around the corner, plans are being made and camping trips scheduled, which is why now is the best time to start thinking about supplies to have on hand in case of a car-related emergency.
Whether you’re embarking on a cross-country trip, exploring a nearby recreation area, or even going to and from work, having a reliable multi-use car emergency kit ...
The Most Delicious and Celebrated Restaurants in the Capital: Michelin Stars All Over D.C. | Washington Area Real Estate :: Eng Garcia Grant & Co.
Every fall, Michelin releases its coveted Michelin Guide, an inspiring and cutthroat restaurant guide that steers the eyes and forks of restaurant patrons across the world. It’s so renowned, it can make or break the reputations of even the world’s most coveted chefs. Its three star system has been touted the most competitive and prestigious ranking system for restaurateurs in the world.
Unlike other foodie awards, the Michelin has incredibly specific criteria and only takes into account the quality of the cuisine served. No attention paid to the style of the tablecloth or the wait service...
The Ultimate Guide to Hoboken Parking
Ranking #6 on the first page of Google after only two months for a search with 690 searches per month.
Moving 101: Should You Ship Your Car or Drive It?
It’s moving day; you’ve got everything accounted for, all the paperwork done, the moving van is packed—but one problem remains. What do you do about your car?
Transporting your car can be a stressful part of the moving experience, whether you’re moving across state or across the country. Even seemingly short distances, like moving from Los Angeles to Las Vegas can be a daunting task.
Street Parking San Francisco: The Ultimate Guide
This San Francisco parking guide ranks #2 on the first page of Google for the search: free parking san francisco, netting my client top visibility on a query with 320 searches per month!
6 Moving Hacks That Will Help You Relocate on the Cheap
Moving is an ordeal for anyone, but it can be especially stressful if you’re in the midst of midterms. Your Toyota Corolla can only hold so many boxes, you know? Luckily, there are a variety of ways you can lessen the load, so to speak. Whether your lease is up and you’re splitting up with your roommates to move across town (not everything can last forever), or you have just transferred to a new school and are preparing to drive across state borders, these tips work and they work well.
Instead of Googling How to Get out of Debt, Try This Instead
Google is a fabulous tool that allows users to access information, but it requires context to make those answers useful. Right now, there’s a fundamental gap between googling about getting out of debt and making moves to pay off that debt. Check it out.
One quick trip to Google and we can fi...
2018 Guide to Living in Atlanta
There’s something about a southern town. Is it the charm of having the door held open for you or the hospitality of being invited over for sweet tea? While some things never change and are absolutely rooted in the history and culture of a geographic area, as time passes and the population increases, some things are bound to shift.
The 8 Most Unique Remote Workspaces in Phoenix – Guest Post
This guest post about how top places to work remote in Phoenix, comes from Sam Casteris. To submit your own guest blog, first read the guidelines here.
Life as a freelancer can be challenging (just ask this writer). You need a workspace that fits the technical needs of that you or any of your team members have, the space needs to be situated in a location that is easily accessible and free of distractions, and it needs to facilitate concentration to keep you energized and focused. Luckily, if...
Upgrading Your D.C. Home? A Guide on Capital Investments Vs. Repairs | Washington Area Real Estate :: Eng Garcia Grant & Co.
The big difference between capital investments and maintenance is the intent. The intent of a capital investment is to spend a lot of money on an upgrade so that eventually the property’s value rises, and that investment shows a higher return. The intent of a repair is to keep a property in its current condition by doing small maintenance projects to keep the property up to date and functional.
What Can I Expect if I Move to Richmond, VA?
Richmond's urban residential neighborhoods also hold particular significance to the fabric of the city. The Fan, the Museum District, Jackson Ward, Carver, Carytown, Oregon Hill and Church Hill are largely single use townhomes and mixed-use or full retail/dining establishments. These districts are anchored by large streets such as Franklin Street, Cary Street, the Boulevard, and Monument Avenue. The city's growth in population over the last decade has been concentrated in these areas.
Hidden Gems in Pittsburgh
As someone who’s done a fair share of traveling, seeing a city’s most iconic places is fun. But it quickly gets old with packs of tourists, long lines, and expensive ticket prices. For a recent trip to Pittsburgh, I thought I’d skip all of that and check out the best-hidden gems the city has to offer instead, and I wasn’t disappointed.
Pittsburgh has a long history of love for cycling, dating back to the 1970s. This is why Bicycle Heaven is another must-see. This two-story warehouse and showr...