10 Reasons Why 4th of July is the Best Holiday of the Year

10 Reasons Why 4th of July is the Best Holiday of the Year
In this crazy, busy world, it's rare we get a chance to relax, reflect and appreciate the foundation of what we have built our independence and livelihood upon... America. Well that time is here. Welcome to 4th of July weekend. Independence Day is in my opinion one of the best holidays of the year. Let me tell you the reasons why you should make it yours as well.  You are forced to take a day off from work... if lucky. Independence Day is a national holiday meaning a majority of businesses are closed. Just a bonus for you Seattleites, it's free parking for the day all throughout the city. You get to celebrate America ALL DAY long… Which means multiple BBQ invites... and a reason to eat all your favorite foods in mass quantities. There is only one beverage that...
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Things Women Say But Actually Mean

Things Women Say But Actually Mean

Louann Brizendine says it best ”Women have an eight-lane superhighway for processing emotion, while men have a small country road.” It is no secret that men and woman have a completely different way of communicating. Women can definitely be more open, but usually to cater to what we think a guy wantst to hear... not too come off as "crazy."  As a woman, I can understand how confusing we can sometimes be to a man and how confusing a man can be to a woman. I have to laugh because I tend to find myself in these situations often. But I'm here to clear it up and let you enter the "crazy" mind of a woman and we really mean what we say. When you ask if it's ok you did something wrong... “It's fine.” - It's not fine. It's...
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10 Signs You Have Real Friends

10 Signs You Have Real Friends
My father always told me “if you have only one good friend your whole life, you are a very lucky person.”  With today's technology, it has made it pretty much impossible to lose contact with any one you have met along your journey. Therefore most of us have made many friends. Friends from our childhood, friends from collage, friends from different states, even friends of friends! However, it makes real genuine friendship even harder to find. In my case whether I like it or not, my real friends, are some of the biggest assholes yet most amazing people I have ever met. Check out these 10 signs to see if you have found some real friends as well.     As real friends you only speak to each other in full blown sarcasm. "I'll never be nice to you, get...
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10 Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

10 Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. was born on January 15, 1929 in Alanta, GA and grew up to be a Baptist minister, social rights activist and historical known as the leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He fought for equality. He fought for African Americans. He fought for the economically disadvantaged and he fought for victims of injustice. Dr. King, Jr. was an advocate of nonviolence and fought through peaceful protest. His first major civil rights action was the Montgomery Bus Boycott in 1955 that began due to the arrest of Rosa Parks that refused to sit in the back of the bus. He was chosen as the leader and official spokesman for the 381 days protest that placed a severe economic strain on the public transit system and downtown business owners. In the end, Martin prevailed and segregation on the Montgomery...
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10 Signs You're 30

10 Signs You're 30
It was determined by society a while back that the 30's are the new 20's, but the reality is that your body and mind don't feel the same way. Whether you have hit that age or an old soul, here are 10 signs you are in 30's or at least feel that way. When your hangover lasts two days instead of two hours. Things start happening earlier ... like going to bed and getting up. Acronyms. WTF - you don’t get them. LOL You work out twice as hard but your body only shows half of the results. You care more about your future then your social life and how “cool” people think you are. Dating... You are no longer looking for Mr./Mrs. Right Now. You want the right one for life. Your "squad" becomes smaller, but your friendships become closer. ...
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