Traveling opens so many doors and opportunities that often times, one wants to pinch themselves. Traveling is living. It is seizing each day and making the most out of every situation. Istanbul evokes all of these including desire, excitement and joy.
What better way to spend an afternoon with your loved one than to take a cruise down the Bosphorus, one of the world’s busiest waterways. The Bosphorus Bridge is one of two bridges that spans the Bosphorus Strait, connecting the European and Asian sides of Istanbul. It stretches from Ortakoy on the European side to Beylerbeyi on the Asian side and is sometimes referred to as the First Bosphorus Bridge. Although, the bridge is closed to pedestrians it opens every October for the Istanbul Eurasia Marathon – the only marathon that crosses from one continent to another. What better way to spend an afternoon with your loved one than…
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Academic studies and countless anecdotes make it clear that being interrupted, talked over, shut down or penalized for speaking out is nearly a universal experience for women when they are outnumbered by men. Now imagine one goes to work every day just to be belittled or shut out. We’ve all heard about the gender gap in tech, haven’t we? Women simply aren’t thriving in one of the most promising fields in the United States and its surely not because they lack talent. There are only 26% of women in computer and information systems. To be a student in that field, the ridiculously low number of women being accepted in it is petrifying yet makes me want to continue to thrive more.
Katherine Graham was the first and only female CEO of a fortune 500 company, the Washington Post. Her accomplishments have been outstandingly rewarding for herself and for the company…
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Let’s go trail biking
Let’s get some coffee
Let’s make some snacks
As you know (hopefully) Mother’s Day is this Sunday May 12, 2019. Mother’s day is one of the holidays that creep up on several people each year and often last minute gifts are the reality of the holiday. Here are some tips to consider when shopping for the important women in your life.
What does she like? If your mom never wears jewelry, why would you spend money on a necklace she is never going to wear. The idea of jewelry is sweet, but outdated. When it comes to giving a gift consider what your mom might actually use. A weighted blanket or fancy pillow is great for a women who likes spending down-time in bed relaxing. Updated measuring cups or new blender would be awesome for the mom who spends every waking minute in the kitchen. Gifts that are practical will get used daily and will always remind your…
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Most women today dye their hair in some way. People can spend hours on apps like Pinterest searching for that perfect color and cut to complete their look. Of these people there are a section who go bold and dye their hair fashion colors.
Fashion colors are those fun styles like unicorn, mermaid, or any pastel and vibrant colors. Those who choose to showcase their wild side should think before they dye their hair. These head turning colors require a lot of time and effort.
The first thing you need to consider is what color your hair is now. Look at your hair and see what undertones and hues you see. Think about the color wheel and what colors you will need to add in to eliminate the colors you don’t want and the colors you want to show. For example…
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On Wednesdays we eat tacos. This is as true as the sky is blue. Tacos are easy, cheap and universal! At times, because of these factors tacos also can get dry and boring.
However, no stranger to the kitchen has just the tips and tricks needed to get taco night kickin’ again with a little heat.
First things first, the taco meat. On average, hamburger is the cheapest and easiest way to add meat to tacos. Hamburger is just half the way to making tacos flavorful. Pick up a pack of ground “hot” or “spicy” sausage. Cook the hamburger and sausage together and prepare to be taken to flavortown.
Hot is the only way to go. Now that the spicy sausage/hamburger mix is done, add in a pack of Old El Paso taco seasoning mix. For best results, the hot and spicy is preferred! The combo of the spiciness from…
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