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Memorial Day History

Memorial Day History

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. It’s difficult to prove the origins of this day as over two dozen towns and cities lay claim to be the birthplace. In May...

The Dog Days of Summer

The Dog Days of Summer According to Kara Kovalchik of Mental Floss, “The official ‘dog days’ of summer begin on July 3 and end on August 11. So how did this time frame earn its canine nickname? It turns out the phrase has nothing to do with the poor...

The Thoughtful Art of Gift-Giving

The Thoughtful Art of Gift-Giving By Mandy Stadtmiller The Christmas of my eighth year, I woke to a beautifully wrapped present from my grandmother under our Christmas tree. Inside was a neat, ironed pile of my dead grandfather’s dress shirts. I smiled and told her...
Exfoliate before shaving

Exfoliate before shaving

Exfoliate before shaving   Exfoliating is not just for women! If you exfoliate before shaving, it will change your shaving experience drastically. Not only is regular gentle exfoliation good for your skin—especially the skin on your face—but it can give you a...