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Author: Anouk Yilmaz

Tying the Knot: Can Cheaper Weddings Save Marriages?

Wedding
People have different views when it comes to marriages. Some think such formalities are no longer necessary and inconvenient, especially now that we live in the modern world. Others believe in the sanctuary of marriage, thinking this is the best proof of their love for their partners. This is why when they set the date and everything, they make sure to splurge on the occasion. How Millennials Are Changing Weddings Millennials are known to break many stereotypes, including how they approach weddings. Studies show that millennials are postponing marriage. One reason to blame is their poor finances. They want to settle, if not lessen, high student loans and credit card debts before marrying. Millennials would rather chase their financial goals before making such a big commitment....

I’m Moving Abroad! What Do I Do With My Car?

Travel
Moving to a new neighborhood, town, or state offers a lot of logistical challenges. But when you’re planning to join the millions of other Americans living abroad, everything becomes a bit more complicated. One of the big challenges of moving abroad is deciding what to do with your car. While you might like to take it with you, figuring out how to ship a car internationally can be a daunting task. Fortunately, it’s not your only choice, but you need to understand what it takes to transport a car overseas to help you make a choice. Let’s take a look at the three options you have for your vehicle. Sell It If your move is permanent or you’ll be gone for more than a year, selling your current car and buying one when you arrive in your new home might be a good option. Depending on the t...
Everything You Need to Learn About Muscle Pain

Everything You Need to Learn About Muscle Pain

Health
It’s common to experience muscle pains. Everyone has experienced tense muscles after a long day in the office or working out. Because the body has a huge density of muscle tissues, you can feel this kind of discomfort anywhere. But medical practitioners can’t pinpoint the specific causes of muscle pains and aches. Injuries or overextending the body can be the most common causes, but there are other reasons for this pain.   Below is a comprehensive medical guide that will help you deal with muscle aches.   Most Common Causes of Muscle Pain Most individuals suffering from muscle pain can quickly identify the cause because that can usually result from physical activity, tension, or stress. Other common causes are:   Not doing cooldowns or warmups Injuring your muscles ...
Understanding and Promoting Women’s Right to Choose

Understanding and Promoting Women’s Right to Choose

Featured
Just last October, Jennifer Aniston posted on social media her famous FRIENDS line, “No uterus, no opinion”. This is in support of women’s right to choose what they do regarding their reproductive health. Since the 60s, women have been fighting for equal rights, not only when it comes to reproductive health but in different aspects of society.  Bodily Autonomy According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, women in the US have been worried about the availability of reproductive health choices for them. Over the years, women have been observing that access to low-cost contraceptives and health care is being reduced. This limited access to different reproductive health rights is considered by some an impediment to women’s access to bodily autonomy. For some, this is an att...
The Perfect Home Design Doesn’t Exist

The Perfect Home Design Doesn’t Exist

Home
We support all the love and effort going into home renovations and remodeling because we can’t help but feel ecstatic about homeowners testing their creative side and getting the most out of their property, both in aesthetics and value. Plus, given the gloomy economic outlook and not-so-pleasant circumstances the world is still experiencing today, home design is an excellent escape from stressors to give everyone the peace of mind they deserve now and then. However, one infamous misconception that’s been making its rounds from one household to the next is the idea of a perfect home design when, in reality, chasing after perfection with one renovation to the next is a fool’s game. You see, all homes will always have inherent flaws, and regardless of the money and effort you invest in...

Ambulances: How They’re Equipped to Handle Emergencies

Health
Emergencies happen all the time. Immediate response is necessary for emergencies, so people in society rely heavily on ambulances to handle these situations. Ambulances are easy to spot on the streets because they are big, have strobe lights, and emit loud sirens. Without ambulances, it would be challenging for people to get the help that they need. Therefore, ambulances are a vital part of society and provide people with fast access to hospitals in case of emergencies. Why Are Ambulances Efficient? Nowadays, ambulances have many features which make them helpful in handling emergencies, such as their ability to communicate via radio or cell phone. Ambulances can also transport blood supplies quickly through automated doors that work well in case of emergencies. All ambulanc...
Top 5 hidden gems to explore in India

Top 5 hidden gems to explore in India

Travel
India is a land of diversity that offers a breezy scent of the ocean as well as sandy storms of deserts. The subcontinent proudly boasts multiple languages, cultures and heritage. From lofty snow-laden mountains of the Himalayas to vast azure blue waters of the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal, India presents a multitude of exotic travel destinations. Tourism is fast growing in the subcontinent and people from different parts of the map frequent the most popular ones.  With holidays coming around the corner, you all must have started with your vacation plans. However, this year instead of visiting the all-time favourite tourist spots, you should explore the hidden gems in India. Yes, there are still many places in India that are yet to be explored. If you are up for an adventure, browse ...
Man Steals Woman’s Identity, Poses as Lesbian on Tinder

Man Steals Woman’s Identity, Poses as Lesbian on Tinder

Business
A woman has been left terrified by the actions of a creepy cyber-stalker who stole her photographs and personal details to set up a fake profile on Tinder. The woman, a 28 year old from Milton Keynes who is named Faith, was horrified when the man’s actions first came to light. At the time, she wasn’t even using dating apps and was happily settled in a relationship with her boyfriend. It came as a shock then, when a friend contacted her and asked her why her photo was on Tinder and even more confusing was the fact that she had seemingly listed herself as a lesbian. Faith’s friend knew that she was not a lesbian so the profile caused alarm bells. Faith said, “"My friend is lesbian and this profile flagged up in my name as a woman looking for women. She knew it couldn't possib...
Creative Keepsakes: A Buyer’s Guide to Blown Glass Gifts

Creative Keepsakes: A Buyer’s Guide to Blown Glass Gifts

Shopping
When glass blowing was invented in the 1st century B.C., the original Syrian artisans never dreamed the craft would be alive today. Hand-blown glass is a staple of local craft fairs, gift shops, visitor centers, and more. Plus, there are even more translucent treasures online, including vintage glass pieces. Remember these creative and clever shopping tips while searching for unique blown glass gifts. Glass Animal Figurines One of the most recognizable forms of hand-blown glass is the classic animal figurine. This novelty owes its popularity to the carousel trend of the late 19th-century. Animal miniatures also reflect the Art Nouveau movement of the time. Glass figurines make excellent stocking stuffers and goodie bag gifts. They add a creative touch to gift wrapping too. Plus, ...
Does Your Driving History Mean Cause for Concern?

Does Your Driving History Mean Cause for Concern?

Auto
Having a good driving record is important on a variety of different fronts. With that thought in mind, should your driving record give you some cause for concern? In the event you are not that good of a driver, it can come back to haunt you if not careful. So, what steps should you be looking at taking when it comes to driving safety moving ahead? What Does Your Driving Record Say About You? In doing all that is necessary to be a good driver, take a moment to think about your history behind the wheel. If you have a bad driving record, has it caught up to you yet? Know that such a record can have a negative impact on both your personal and professional lives. For example, say you are looking for a job that will involve some or much time behind the wheel. Chances are ...