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6 Must-See Fourth of July Firework Displays Across the United States

Fireworks have been an integral part of celebrating the Fourth of July since 1777. For the past 240 years, these dazzling explosions have lit up the sky in remembrance of the date the Declaration of Independence was signed. Every year, pyrotechnic technology has increased, making firework displays continually brighter (and louder) than the year before. […]

A Brief History of Earth Day

Many people have participated in some sort of Earth Day event, whether it was planting a tree outside of an elementary school, or participating in a work place recycling initiative. But do you know how Earth Day came about? It was first celebrated in 1970 and was created as a way to transform public attitudes […]

Survival of the Fittest: How to Win Black Friday

The holy grail of American consumerism is almost upon us. The name Black Friday refers to the shift in retailers’ accounting books where many “go into the black” or make a profit the day after Thanksgiving. Every year the deals get bigger, the lines grow longer, and the people get crazier. In more recent years, […]

Healthy Frozen Treats for the Hot Summer’s Heat

Let’s face it, it is summertime! This time of year, the nights are shorter and the days are hotter. So how do you cool off on a humid mid-afternoon? You could head off to the pool, or jump through a sprinkler. You could swing under a shade tree, or you could take a nap in […]

5 Amazing Beach Destinations on AirBNB

Airbnb is a privately owned accommodation rental website based out of San Francisco, California.  Founded in 2008, Airbnb connects people to unique travel experiences, at any price point, and is now present in more than 34,000 cities and 191 countries.  The service has experienced fabulous growth, not only in popularity, but also in its community […]

Coastal Christmas Traditions From Around the World

For many, the visions conjured up when thinking of Christmas includes wreaths, snowflakes and Christmas lights. But what if you live in a coastal area that has white sand beaches instead of snow-capped mountains? What kind of effect does that have on the average holiday traditions? We traveled from coast to coast in search of […]