We explore what is deadstock fabric, brands that are using it for their collections, and both advantages and challenges with using this type of fabric
'Made in China' has a bad reputation of being cheap, fast, and poor quality. Is there truth to this notion?
The clothing in our closets have devastating effects on the environment and the people who make our clothes. We've compiled seven scary facts about the fashion industry.
A look at Ukraine's deep-rooted traditional crafts such as embroidery, egg painting, and flower crowns.
Subscription boxes are a great way to get your hands on the hottest Korean beauty trends. This article includes reviews of Korean sub boxes including the popular Memebox and the lesser know Q Box.
Wondering which subscription beauty box is better, Glossybox or Birchbox? Behold, a comparison from a New York chica who subscribes to both. Which one will work better for you?
Coconut oil has gotten a lot of hype, as of late, and rightfully so. Keep reading to find out all the different uses of this miracle oil.
Looking for cheap food options for a small lunch or a snack? Then look no further! Here are four yummy and unique options in Downtown just under $5.
Review of the Raw Green Organics RawJuvenate Complete Organic Detox 14-day starter, along with basic info about doing a detox cleanse diet.
A review of the Eastern Shuttle bus service to and from NYC and Washington, DC.
Are you looking for ideas for studio apartments? Then check out these tips for furnishing and decorating them.
An explanation of the concept of "be global, act local".
Hair treatments you can make yourself at the comfort of your own home!
A look at the world's greenest companies according to the most renowned ratings from Newsweek and the Corporate Knights.
Looking for a magical winter getaway in Europe? Then his article is a must for you! Check out this list of 5 cities that are perfect for no matter what you're looking for. We're talking Northern Lights, reindeer sledding, a Santa village, major landmarks, fun, skiing, and tiny picture-perfect...
Have you heard about the fake mustache trend? Do you know how it started? Learn about this growing trend and different ways to sport a fake mustache.
An article exploring the advantages and disadvantages of studying abroad versus studying in your home country.
Are you looking for sustainable seafood options? Then consider whelks as an alternative for your dinner table. This article includes: facts about whelks, about cooking whelks, how to eat them and a quiz to test your knowledge about s big problem - overfishing.
Want to learn about cheese options in Portugal? Then check out this guide to the twelve best Portuguese cheeses.
An overview of the business cultures of France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, and the UK.
Make your own natural shampoo at home. Includes recipes for shampoos for people with light hair, dark hair, and those with dry scalps.
An overview of exotic fruits and vegetables you probably never heard of.
An introduction to the best and most popular Spanish tapas dishes—from a person who has frequently visited Madrid!
Guide on how to be a frugal traveler in Portugal. Helping you plan your trip and budget.
Looking to go on a wildlife safari in Africa? Check out this list of some of the most popular national parks, my photos from a safari trip, and advice about the best time of year to go on a safari.
Curious about Portuguese cuisine? Then check out these 10 popular Portuguese dishes.
Is your handbag a mess? Then check out these tips for organizing your bag and some essentials that you should carry.
Check out these pollution tourism hotspots which include ultra spoiled areas such as radioactive towns, oil soaked wetlands, and valleys filled with mountains of e-waste. Ready for an adventurous vacation?
Have you ever considered sweating in the name of health? That's what you'll be doing lots of at a Russian sauna and surprisingly, this ancient tradition has many health benefits and not to mention is really fun to do with friends.
A guide all about caviar. Including the different kinds of caviar, how to eat it, and sustainable caviar.
Looking for vegetarian and vegan restaurants in New York City? Then you need to check out this list of the top 10 restaurants in NY where both vegans and omnivores can sit side by side eating the same food and loving every bite.
Looking for some suggestions regarding which museums to check out in Lisbon? Don't miss these recommendations from someone who's visited every single museum in Lisboa!
A look at the industry of management consulting, what management consultants do, and what qualifications they have.
Looking for tips on becoming a successful entrepreneur? Then read this article about the traits that successful entrepreneurs share and an interview with a successful entrepreneur in New York City.
Are you planning on visiting a malaria risk area such as Africa? Want to learn about the disease, ways to prevent it, as well as its treatment in case you do get infected? Then read this hub!
Are you curious about Portuguese-made products? Here's a list of 10 products that are made in Portugal that you should try!
Looking to try some of the best cuisine from Mother Russia in New York City? Look no further than this guide to the best Russian restaurants in New York, where you'll find gobs of caviar and vodka flowing along with luxurious decor in a fun-filled environment. Na zdorovie!
A guide to attractions to check out on a day trip to "Vegas of the East".
Information about the best places to visit in Rajasthan, including details about the most famous - the Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal. A collection of fabulous pictures are included.
Tips on where to stay, where to eat, how to get around, and what to see in Hong Kong if you're on a tight budget.
A guide to things to do in Quito, an intriguing UNESCO World Heritage City and one of the world's highest capital cities. Includes restaurants and places to shop, and interesting facts about New Year's celebrations in Ecuador.
Choosing a sound investment can be a complicated process. There are CDs, mutual funds, bonds, stocks and... handbags? This article explains what investment bags are and how to choose the right one for you.
An introduction to the wine regions in Portugal, where to do wine tastings in each region, and accommodations in each region.
Looking for the top surf spots in Portugal? Then read this article about the best beaches for surfing along Portugal's coastline.
A list of great leadership qualities, the different types of leadership styles, and a look at how leadership differs across cultures.
An article explaining the concepts of sustainable consumption, sustainable production and what some companies are doing about it.
A guide to the top places for a fashionista to shop in Paris. Includes the best shoe stores, multi-brand boutiques, and upscale department stores.
Are you planning on flying with your pet dog? Read this article to help you prepare for the trip.
An article exploring the connection between longevity and diet with a focus on answering the question "do vegetarians live longer?"
Are you looking to travel in Portuguese cities south of Lisbon? This article suggests an itinerary for a road trip from Lisbon to Algarve, including the best cities to visit in Portugal.
Are you looking to visit Portugal but don't know which are the top places to visit? This hub suggests five cities to travel to in Central and North Portugal, along with suggested side-trips. This hub includes a two week road trip itinerary.
A look at what everyday products are causing the most harm to our environment and environmentally friendly solutions to each one.
Want to learn some interesting about Portugal? Here is a list of the 12 most interesting facts about the country.
Definition of Corporate Sustainability, definition of corporate social responsibility (CSR), and the benefits of companies incorporating the two into business practice.
Are you planning to travel Southeast Asia on a budget? Read this article for practical tips on how to save money and eat cheaply, where to stay cheaply, and how to get around cheaply. You'll also find a backpacker's pictures of Southeast Asia
Wondering what to do in Siem Reap? Read these suggestions to make the best of your time there. When to see the Angkor Wat temples, how to get around Siem Reap, where to go out, how to relax and how to live it up!
Are you thinking about embarking a backpacking adventure in Europe but feel unsure about how to do it on a budget? This article includes tips on how to plan your trip, the cheapest way to travel, where to stay, and other important tips for backpacking.
Looking for restaurants in Luanda? This article includes a list of an American expat's favorites ranging from the most popular Luanda restaurant to a favorite with the locals. It even has something for vegetarians in Luanda.
This article explains how to measure project workstream success by specifying different success metrics and explaining how to go about evaluating whether the success metrics specified were successful. Also includes good end-to-end questions to ask during a workstream.
Want to learn some interesting facts about Angola? Then read this collection of 20 interesting facts about the booming country whose capitol is the most expensive in the world.
Ever wonder what life was like for an expat living in Luanda - the most expensive city in the world? Here's a personal take from someone who did it in 2012.
A guide to Kiev's main sights and a bit about the food.
A practical guide to the popular statue in Lisbon. This article includes the history of the Christ Monument, how to get there, and beautiful views of Lisbon from the monument.
A look at how the global recession is changing consumer buying behavior globally and how name brands are faring out.
Planning to travel to Phi Phi Islands? Then read this hub explaining the islands, how to get there and when to go.
Looking for rooftop bars and lounges in Manhattan with amazing views of NYC? Then look no further! This article reviews twelve of the best bars and lounges in New York.
Are you hiring a driver in India? Read this article to learn about gratuity etiquette and how much to tip the driver.
Vegetarian, vegan, and macrobiotic restaurants in Lisbon, Portugal. Vegetarian cuisine, food, and dining at its best in a country of meat and fish eaters.
A list of Portuguese sweets including the well-known pastel de nata down to the lesser-known "barriga de freiras" – belly of nuns. Read this article to learn all about Portuguese pastries.
An overview of how much fun a monsoon trip in the Rajastan region is. Including many pictures of Pushkar during the rainy season and what to do in Pushkar during any season.
An overview of a road trip through India's Rajasthan region. Includes everything you should expect to see and tips for such a trip.
Are you looking to travel to Belem from Lisbon? This article provides info about the top attractions including the Belem Tower, Jeronimos monastery, the monument to discoveries; how to get to from Lisbon to Belem; and where to stop for a snack.
A culinary adventure with the equivalent of food Russian roulette - Pimentos de Padrón. The search for a fiery hot Spanish pepper. This hub includes a great recipe.
Wondering what to do on your trip to Lisbon, Portugal? This article provides a list of 10 things to do that a local would recommend.
A summery of the four most popular continuous improvement tools. These methodologies include the PDSA cycle (also referred to as the PDCA cycle), Six Sigma, Lean and Total Quality Management (TQM).
This article was inspired by the Time Out Lisboa Restaurant Guide and contains a list of top restaurants from the outstanding guide and others that have become favorites in the past year. If you are looking for a great dining experience in Lisbon, review this list for recommendations.
A neighborhood guide to the Southwest Waterfront in Washington, DC. Includes things to do, places to see and the neighborhood's history.
An account with pictures of a 4-day hike from Cuzco to Machu Picchu via the Inca Trail (Camino Inca).