Create a New Year’s Resolution Vision Board for 2018

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERADid you know that one of the biggest recent break-out pop stars, Meghan Trainor, created a vision board to map out her success? Before she made it to the top of the charts, she used a vision board to remind her of what she wanted to achieve, including a record deal, and a photo of the Grammy’s. Trainor then went on to achieve those things and more—and you could do the same in the coming New Year.

Now’s the perfect time to create a New Year’s resolution vision board that will help you paint the picture you want to see for your life in 2018.

What is a vision board?

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8 Unique Products to Try for Decorating Your Home with Photos

decoration your home with photosWho doesn’t love to be surrounded by happy memories? Just look on any college dorm or living room walls and you’ll find happy smiling faces or photos of unforgettable places. Each time we see one of these pictures, we’re instantly reminded of the good times. It’s no wonder we like to decorate our homes with photos!


Of course, the traditional way to decorating your home with photos is to stick pictures on a fridge or hang them up in frames on the wall. While we love both of these tried-and-true methods, there are other options out there, too! The internet has made it so there is an array of unique products and ways to decorate your home with photos.


Canvas print via @Shutterfly


While the days of oil-paint portraits are long gone, you can still have your memoires displayed on canvas. These canvas prints are a really classic way to turn your memories into pieces of art.

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5 Photogenic Vacation Spots to Inspire Your Wanderlust

Photogenic Vacation Spots School is out, the weather is warm, and the urge to call out sick from work is becoming an actual sickness – must be vacation season! Wherever you choose to go, your phone or camera is likely primed to capture every drop of beauty you can squeeze out of your destination.


If you’re still planning your trip this summer, or just need to take 10 minutes to daydream about spectacular vistas, here are five photogenic vacation spots to explore:


1. Cinque Terre, Italy


Cinque Terre (meaning “five lands”) is a cluster of villages along the northwest Italian coast. Visitors to the area who hike between each of the five villages along rustic dirt paths will be rewarded with spectacular views of the colorful, terraced buildings against the backdrop of the Mediterranean Sea. If you make it here, your camera will only stop clicking for as long as it takes to eat a bowl of pasta al pesto.


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6 Father’s Day Tech Gifts Under $60 Your Dad Will Love

father's day tech giftsDo the fathers and father figures in your life love all things technology or gadget related? If so, there are plenty of affordable tech gifts to give this year for Father’s Day—many of which don’t need to break the bank, either.


Here are a few of our favorite Father’s Day tech gifts under $60 that we think the dads in your life will love:


A virtual reality headset


With this $25 Andoer Head-mounted Google Cardboard Version 3D VR Box your dad’s smartphone can transform into a virtual reality experience. Simply download a few virtual reality apps, slide the phone into the headset, and watch dad get transported to a whole new world.


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14 Last-minute Gift Ideas that will Make a Lasting Impression

last-minute gift ideas With only a few holiday shopping days left, some of us might be in a pickle. At this point, we’re either at a loss for gift ideas or can’t find anything decent now that the stores have been picked over in the aftermath of Black Friday.


Don’t worry! We have a couple of last-minute gift ideas up our sleeves that are sure to make a lasting impression on your gift recipients.


Name a star or Mars crater


Your loved one’s name can find a home in the sky with one of these two nifty gift ideas. Naming a Star after a special someone has been a wonderful celestial gift idea for a long time, but now you can name a Mars Crater after your loved one, too! This is perfect for any science lovers in your life.



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