How to Get Clean Energy at Home For Free

How to Get Clean Energy at Home For Free

Renewable alternatives are few and far between among these utilities, and when they do exist, they’re far from affordable. The good news is that B Corporations like Arcadia Power are now giving us the choice to support cleaner, renewable energy sources at home, at absolutely no extra cost. Learn how you can sign up for clean energy at home – for free – in just 3 minutes. Read more

Homeschooling is hacking education

Homeschooling is hacking education

Here’s an inspiring talk from a young man, 13 year-old Logan LaPlante, who discusses his “hackschooling” experiences, and how hacking his education is helping him achieve his goals of being happy and healthy when he grows up: Read more

How TV Changes Our Kid’s Brains

How TV Changes Our Kid’s Brains

In this video, Dr Dimitri Christakis, a pediatrician at Seattle Children’s Hospital, sheds some light on why we need to pay more attention to the effects that TV watching has on our little one’s development and behavior: Read more

Teach What You Know

Teach What You Know

Even if you don’t “homeschool,” you homeschool. Every activity is an educational opportunity. Our kids are always learning about the world, so the question is, what information are we, as their parents, putting in front of them? What values and principles do we share with them when they ask us questions?

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6 Things Mortgage Lenders Don’t Like On Your Credit Report

6 Things Mortgage Lenders Don’t Like On Your Credit Report

Found your dream house? Congratulations! But now you have to prepare to get your mortgage loan approved. It could one of the hardest thing you could be doing this year. There’s a lot of paperwork involved. All your financial history will come under scrutiny. Your credit report will be the first thing your mortgage lenders will be checking.  Read more

Should You Sharpen Your Disposable Razor Blades?

Should You Sharpen Your Disposable Razor Blades?

Whether you use disposable plastic razors or cartridge razor heads, you may have noticed your blades seem to get dull after a couple of shaves. You might be wondering if it’s worth sharpening your blades, or if you should just keep buying replacements. The answer depends on the kind of razor you use. Read more

Home Design For Different Climates

Home Design For Different Climates

The climate surrounding your new home is an important thing to know because you can build your home to cater to the elements you’ll experience while living there. Plus, you’ll save yourself time and money down the line if you can account for future issues you might run into upfront. Read more

4 Camping Hacks For Your Spring Camping Trip

4 Camping Hacks For Your Spring Camping Trip

Spring is finally here, and that means it’s finally camping season again. Camping can be a great way to get your family into the great outdoors and inspire your kids to stay active. 87% of campers participated in multiple outdoor activities, so if your kids find that they love camping, it can be a great… Read more