Coffee or Beer? Which Would You Rather Have?

Coffee or Beer? Which Would You Rather Have?

Drinking beer can be like tasting different coffees. There’s a lot that goes into brewing beer. Just like coffee there are different flavors and levels of roast. Both beer and coffee influence your body in some way or form. Coffee sharpens the senses and sends them into overdrive. Whereas beer does the complete opposite and slows you down. It impairs your judgment, and makes you feel a bit fuzzy. Though two great drinks, you need to drink both of them responsibly.

Coffee can get you wired and send your body into overdrive. You can actually overdose on caffeine and give your body a heart attack. Though that may be difficult to do with coffee, it can still happen. Coffee can have you so amped up, that you may feel sick...

Bullying can be Conquered

Bullying can be Conquered

The bad guys in the movies don’t have a whole lot of fans. There are even some characters in films that everyone despises because the actors played the part so well. We don’t like the villain ruining our favorite heroes’ lives; so why do we let bullies continue to exist. Why don’t we try to change their motivation similarly to how we root for our favorite super villains’ to change their ways?

Let’s talk about the problem of bullying, even with our friends and family. Talking about bullying, and the problem that it is causing can help eliminate it all together. It’s a step in the right direction. Having an open conversations with your kids about signs of bullying, and how to be kind to others can go a long way...

Family Dinners are Worth It

Family Dinners are Worth It

Having a family has its perks and drawbacks. Unfortunately, you really don’t get a choice on who your family is, which can make family gatherings a minefield at times. There may be times where you feel like you can’t say anything at a family gathering without someone getting their feelings hurt. You may even dread family dinners because it seems like some family members always brings up your mistakes. Despite all of this, family dinners can be good thing.

At family dinners you get to know each other a little bit better. You may find out things you never knew about your parents or siblings. You may find out little things about each other, like what they don’t like to eat on their tacos...

How to Show Appreciation

How to Show Appreciation

Showing appreciation is not as easy as saying “thank you,” It’s unfortunately a lot more complicated than sending a thank you card and flowers too. Being appreciative that your family has helped you is one thing, but how do you show it? Showing appreciation is skill, and not everyone has it. Don’t worry; it is skill that anyone can learn. There are several ways to show your appreciation.

Giving well thought out gifts is one way to show your appreciation. Giving a gift from the heart is an obvious way to show someone you care about them. Gifts can range from a homemade card to a diamond ring. It all depends on the person the gift is for, and what you can afford to give. Don’t think about the price tag, think about the sentimental value of the gift yourself...

Oh Happy Spring: Go Enjoy California!

Oh Happy Spring: Go Enjoy California!

Spring is here, and warmer weather is around the corner for us Californians. Right now we are able to bask in the sun, smell the flowers, and wear shorts. Meanwhile the rest of the nation is suffering from post-winter weather. Luckily for us, we live in California and are past that kind of weather. We live in a state that loves good vibes and great views. There’s so much culture and energy.

If you ever need a good pick me up, there are plenty places that you can check out. For starters, California has miles of coastlines waiting to be enjoyed. There are plenty of look out spots all around California that you can drive or hike to. If the coast isn’t you favorite view, don’t worry, California has several different landscapes to choose from...

Is There a Difference between Jails and Prisons?

Is There a Difference between Jails and Prisons? The Answer May Surprise You

A vast majority of people out there can go their entire lives without ever having to deal with jails or prisons. These people can consider themselves lucky. However, due to this fact, many people do not know that there is a difference between jails and prisons. The two terms do not refer to the same thing.

A person being sent to jail is very different from a person being sent to prison. In one instance, a person may be able to get bailed out, while in the other, the person is stuck until they have served out their sentence.

Jails are correctional facilities that are used as temporary holding. People who are in jail were either, recently arrested and awaiting trial, or were found guilty and are serving a sentence that is shorter than one year...

Driving Slow in the Fast Lane: Is It Legal?

Driving Slow in the Fast Lane: Is It Legal?

Have you ever been driving down the freeway only to get stuck behind a vehicle doing 55 in the fast lane? It can be incredibly frustrating to get slowed down by someone who can’t drive the speed limit and yet insists on being in the left lane. Unfortunately, it is a pretty common occurrence, especially here in California.

Here in California, we have laws that state if a person is driving slower than the flow of traffic, they need to move over to the left lane. Other states, however, have a different approach to the left lane. In many state across the country, a driver is only allowed to use the left lane to pass another vehicle. After they have done this, they are supposed to return to the right lane.

While many states have this law in effect, a lot of them do not have any actual repe...

Mother’s Day in Mexico

Mother’s Day in Mexico

Mother’s Day is always on a Sunday and this is due to the origins of this holiday being tied to Lent, a Christian tradition. The date of Easter influences when Lent and Mother’s Day are. This year, Mother’s Day follows on May 13th, which is coming up fast. However, if you’re confused about the date of Mother’s Day, don’t worry, you’re not alone. The reason why there is some confusion about the date of Mother’s day is because in other countries, like Mexico it’s on Thursday May 10th.

You may be scratching your head and asking why Mother’s Day would be celebrated on a different day in Mexico? Well, the main reason for that is because in Mexico they always appreciate their Mothers on May 10th. They don’t let Lent or Easter influence the date of Mother’s Day...

You Would Miss the Comforts of Home if It Weren’t for Bail Bonds in San Francisco

You Would Miss the Comforts of Home if It Weren’t for Bail Bonds in San Francisco

Whenever you go away from home for an extended period of time, you begin to miss the weirdest things. Of course, you miss your loved ones, but you also miss a lot of little things as well, things you never thought you’d miss. You miss your bed, the way your cat runs wildly around the house, and most of all, you miss how comfortable home truly feels. While it is nice to get away for a while, you eventually find yourself counting down the days until you go back home.

At least with vacations, you are in control. However, there are times when you are taken from your home and not allowed to return. This is what happens when you are arrested and sent to jail. You are removed from your life and forced to stay away from it for an undisclosed amount of time...

Gifts Your Mom Will Appreciate

Gifts Your Mom Will Appreciate

Moms are special. Not just special in how they’re all unique, but special in how much they do for us. The amount of patience they have for our attitudes, problems, and mistakes, are never ending it seems. Moms are truly amazing and need to know this. They give so much of their lives to us that we often feel at a loss as to what to get them in order to show our appreciation.

Gifting your mom with a homemade card can mean a lot to her. It may seem cheesy, especially if you’re older and making a homemade card consists of testing out Pinterest methods. Putting in the time and effort to hand craft the perfect card for your mom will definitely make her smile. Just like how she has handcrafted you in life, this card can show her just how much you care...