In an attempt to assist the American fast-food lovers steer toward the healthiest options at these greasy drive-throughs, our legislators have passed regulations requiring any eating establishment with over 20 locations to post the calorie counts in an easily visible location. (As a side note, we are not actually convinced that this was done in the public interest or whether it was concocted to increase our guilt of eating out).
It’s easy to get spoiled with all the online content available. From cute pet videos to vintage TV programming, you can find almost anything. Have you shopped the auto parts stores online for car videos, though? You should! Mechanics will appreciate the expertise a dedicated auto parts store offers, especially when it comes to instructional videos. Learn about the basic guidelines and safety procedures involved with installing EBC’s brake discs and pads in EBC’s DIY instructional DVD from Auto Parts Warehouse.
The only thing sunnier than the sun is a Leo. Happy Birthday, Leos, the pride of the zodiac. Leos are known for their pride and showmanship and to live up to their appeal they need to have kingly shoes. Let’s find some showy shoes for lion paws. Like their ruler the sun, Leo loves to shine, so naturally shades of tangerine, marigold and sunflower complement them well. Your Leo will glow as they amble about town in Converse’s Chuck Taylor All Star Fresh Color Sneaker in orange. Relaxed, yet in charge, that’s the essence of Leo. Leos may be a bit spindtrift but will manage to save when they shop using our codes.
As we start to close in on the end of the summer months, that means one thing: it’s time to start thinking about getting back to school! Whether you’re a student or a parent, it’s time for back-to-school shopping to prepare for a successful school year. Set yourself up for a great year by getting ahead and buying all of your supplies in advance so you aren’t scrambling around at the last minute. No matter what you’re studying or what classes you’re taking, it’s imperative to get your pick of supplies before the stores start running out. Let’s start with the basics: notebooks, pens, and paper.
Did you hear the latest news on food ingredients? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will soon ban artificial trans fats from a wide range of processed foods ranging from microwave popcorn to frozen pizza, saying they raise the risk of heart disease. Yes, my fellow Americans, our love-hate relationship with shelf-stabilizing trans fats is coming to an end. This got us to wondering, what other entities should we all be contemplate eliminating from our lives? 1. Debt
Science suggests that being in debt affects both physical and mental health. Debt hurts your credit score, can harm your relationships and can consume all your energy.
It’s all too easy to reach for a drug store bargain brand pair of flip flops. They’re cheap, easy and comfortable, but did you know that they can alter the way you walk, and not for the better. It’s easy to flip-flop on nixing the cheap plasticky shoes because they’re readily available, but we’d like to show you some sandals that can fit the bill without being too expensive. Let’s face it flip-flops break. That $5 pair won’t last all summer. It’s savvy to invest in a better shoe that will last longer.
As much as we see California on TV and movies, you may think you know everything there is to know about the California Republic. From San Francisco to San Diego, we’ve got shoes to take you across the state where you can go skiing and go to the beach in the same day. If you’re going to a political event in Sacramento, you’ll want to don the state’s colors, blue and gold. Boston Proper has you covered in both blue and gold with their Jeweled Casual Sandal in blue and for casual events, the gold Jelly Thong. Get 10% off your order from Boston Proper when you sign up for emails using our codes.
Shoes can be art. Tired of non-descript beige, white, black and navy shoes? Want to shake up your outfits? We’ve got some atypical shoe choices that will spice up your summer wardrobe. Say yes to color! Boston Proper always has classy shoes, but their sexy printed wedge with geometric designs reminds us of something that would be on the walls at MoMA rather than on your feet. If you love color, shapes and comfort, check out this geometric wonder of a shoe. Wondering if you can afford it? Get 10% off when you use our codes. The Natassia Calf Hair Leopard Print Wedge at UGG is a classic wedge with a subtle leopard print.
The 1980s were not exactly a sophisticated time in fashion history. Those of us who survived the decade of acid-washed denim, big hair and leg warmers tend to hide the photographic evidence. But, fashion is a revolving door and everything eventually becomes new again. Right now, 80s trends are back in a big way. Luckily, this time around they are a hint more demure and refined. So, while you can leave the blue eye shadow and Zubaz in the closet, fashion icons Cyndi Lauper and Madonna (the rendition with the cone bra and lace glove, not today’s adaptation with the matador costume) want you to know that these 80s crazes are back.
With these long summer nights, there’s nothing better than relaxing out on the patio and grilling with friends. I find nights like these give me the perfect excuse to redecorate my backyard with new patio furniture, upgrade my grill, and revamp my dinnerware collection to ensure that it’s just right for entertaining outdoors! These outdoor dinners provide a great atmosphere for sharing stories, catching up, and enjoying each other’s company. Being able to retreat back to the perfect entertainment space makes relaxing alongside one another that much easier.