Top 10 Things To Do Before School Starts

Believe it or not, there's only a month left until the end of summer break. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools begin a new academic year on Monday, August 28th. So little time, so much to do! Here's a list of things you might need to tackle before the kids go back to school: 10. Find some community service…

Why You Don't See Great White Sharks At Aquariums

It's almost here! Shark Week begins this Sunday (7/23) and you may have already set your DVR to record everything Discovery will be airing. The show I'm most eagerly awaiting is Phelps vs. Shark: The Battle for Ocean Supremacy, in which Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps takes on a fast and ferocious great white shark.…

Shipping Container Pools Are Making A Splash

It's summer. It's hot. You want a swimming pool in your backyard. But if the thought of digging a hole, pouring concrete, and installing all of the necessary equipment seems just bit too daunting, you might to take a look at shipping container pools. Repurposing a shipping container is not only a much easier way…