Remodeling 101: Single-Bowl Vs. Double-Bowl Sinks in the Kitchen

The burning question, for people (like us) who spend an inordinate amount of time thinking about kitchen sinks (and especially at this time of year, what with all of the holiday prep): Is the double-bowl sink still relevant? The double-bowl (or divided) sink was popular before the advent of the dishwasher, when its two compartments served as an easy system for washing dishes: soapy water and dirty dishes in one…

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Chocolate-Raspberry Ice Cream

Rich dark chocolate tinged with fresh red raspberries—a wonderful flavor combination. To make this even more decadent, add a couple of tablespoons of Chambord liqueur. Recipe and photo courtesy of Cathe Olson, from Lick It! Creamy, Dreamy Vegan Ice Creams Your Mouth Will Love.* Makes about 3 cups 1 (14-ounce) can full-fat coconut milk 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 5 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 2 cups raspberries Place the…

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Carnival Cruise Line Opening New Complimentary Restaurant on Cruise Ship

Cruise lines continue to offer more options for cruisers with new restaurants and eateries being added to their cruise ships.  The latest addition?  Carnival Cruise Line is adding the first restaurant at sea created by NBA Hall of Famer, Shaquille O’Neal. This new dining venue Big Chicken will open when Carnival Cruise Line gives one of their cruise ships a massive $200 million transformation in 2020.  Carnival Victory will be…

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Trefeddian Hotel wins ‘Best Loved Hotel of the Year’

Trefeddian Hotel was awarded the ‘Best Loved Hotel of the Year’ award at the fourth annual Best Loved Awards. The Best Loved Awards, held by Best Loved Hotels, is a celebration of the best independent hotels across the country’s regions, with 13 specialist categories and over 7,500 nominations from customers all over the world. The Trefeddian Hotel in Aberdovey was given the top award securing its crown after becoming one…

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Google SEO: Why Hotels Should Have a Mobile-Friendly Website

The travel industry is changing. The lower costs of travel combined with the ease of booking online has created more business for the industry than ever. In 2014, Google conducted a study of leisure and business travelers that provided great insight into how potential guests conduct their travel planning online. A website that works well and ranks high in search engines is no longer optional. With new players in the…

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2018 Holiday Marketing Campaigns Guide

The holiday season is just around the corner. So it’s time to get your seasonal email marketing campaigns all wrapped up. Why? Just take a look at this figure: in the US alone, desktop retail ecommerce spending during the 2016 holiday season was a staggering $63.1 billion. We’re not talking pocket money here! So we’ve whipped up this guide to help you get a piece of the pie with email…

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Star Trek and the ideas we must reject to save our future

On Tuesdays, I write about the top voted question on Ask Berkun (see the lovely archive). This week’s question came from Ms. Unknown: What ideas must we reject to save our future? It’s wonderfully romantic to view the world from the point of view of a checklist of things we can either choose to accept or reject. I don’t mean this in a judgmental way. It really would be nice if we could…

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Webinar Q&A: Delivering the Ideal Millennial Experience

On Thursday of this week, we hosted a webinar, “Delivering the Ideal Millennial Experience.” Unfortunately, we ran out of time and didn’t get to answer all the questions our attendees asked. So, here are our answers to the questions we missed. If you were unable to attend the live webinar, you can download the recorded video HERE. You can also CLICK HERE to sign up for next month’s webinar, “It’s…

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Is it Safe to Lose Weight through Crash Dieting?

This is a guest post by: Shawn Clark who has a bachelor’s degree in health administration from the University of Houston. By profession, he is a Health and Fitness Advisor. For the past five years, he provided nutrition counseling, fitness training and health advice all over Phoenix, Arizona. He specializes in Men’s Sexual Health, colon health, dietary supplements, weight loss, etc. His articles are well-researched and published on several websites….

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A Perfect Winter Break in Toronto

Toronto is well known for its world-class sightseeing, incredible foodie scene and shopping to die for. But what you may not know is that all this doesn’t shut down over winter. Far from it; Toronto comes into its element in the colder months with a host of vibrant festivals, events and winter sports to get stuck into. From tasting the best hot toddies in Toronto’s downtown bars to snowshoeing and…

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