Archive for July, 2017


Lifestyle

Europe’s hidden gem: Pula, Croatia

Europe’s hidden gem: Pula, Croatia

by Katie F. Boltuch
contributing writer

When my friends and I decided to go on vacation together, Croatia was not on their radar. Having heard such wonderful things from my co-workers I did my best to sell my friends on the destination. When words alone didn’t seem enough, I told them to simply search for images […]

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Features

Everyone wins with volunteer work

Everyone wins with volunteer work

by Azure Hall
contributing writer

Adjusting to life in a new area can be difficult. When people move, they leave behind their communities and their connections. This disconnect can lead to feelings of isolation and loneliness, loss of sense of purpose, or stunted professional development. One possible answer to all of these problems is volunteer […]

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Being a good sponsor

Being a good sponsor

by Katie F. Boltuch
contributing writer

While many of us grow accustomed to or just accept the fact that they’ll be moving every two, three, or four years, it can still be incredibly stressful. According to a study from Worldwide Employee Relocation Council, moving is the third most stressful event in life, following death and divorce. […]

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Lifestyle

Local festivals, fairs, and fun!

by Katie F. Boltuch
contributing writer

Ostermarkts, Oktoberfest, and Weinachtmarkts all give us good reason to travel to different places for festivities and fun. But wouldn’t it be nice to simply walk down the street and be among all the fun? Good news, there are plenty of opportunities this summer to do just that. More good […]

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Lifestyle

German BBQ recipes

German BBQ recipes

Germans love a good summer barbecue as much as Americans do but what they put on their plates doesn’t exactly resemble hot dogs, burgers and co. These recipes can easily be prepared in advance and modified to taste without losing any of its traditional deliciousness for your next German BBQ. […]

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