Joseph D. N. Kendrick
Writer of words. Haver of cats. joeykendrick.com
10 Practical Christmas Gifts for College Students They Will Actually Use
College students are a tough group to shop for. If you aren'ta college student yourself, it's hard to know what the must-have items really are. And if you are a college student, well, it's hard to afford those items. Regardless of your situation, it's important to be prepared for the gift-giving season. Thankfully, Santa complied a list full of never-miss practical Christmas gifts for college students.
10 Ethereum Programming Courses on Udemy
Every day, blockchain based technologies become more powerful and relevant to the world of modern finance. Understanding these technologies and learning how to work with them effectively and efficiently is imperative if you want to remain on the forefront of global industry. Since Ethereum is one of the most versatile and powerful platforms for blockchain technology, it is one of the best places to start. This selection of Ethereum programming courses will help you get your footing in the world of blockchain applications.
Reasons Why WALNUTT Spectra Mini Is the Smartest and Safest Electric Skateboard
Traditional skateboards are on their way out. There, I said it. I'll admit, it sounds a little crazy, but just wait until you get your hands on what's replacing them. The integrated features of WALNUTT skateboards and their accompanying app make them not only safer, but also much more powerful than normal boards. While they won't be replacing all traditional skateboards any time soon, electric skateboards like the WALNUTT Spectra Mini are undeniable evidence of the incredible potential of this high-tech update on the classic vehicle.
10 Signs Your Cat Is Seriously Ill
As the owner/parent/servant of two cats, I can assure you that no cat owner wants to hear that their cat is seriously ill. If caught early on, however, many health problems in cats can be treated with relatively little trouble. The trick, of course, is knowing what subtle signs to look for before you take your cats to the vet.
The 10 Best Backpacking Packs for Your Next Trek
It should come as no surprise that choosing a good backpack is an integral aspect of backpacking, and yet so many people cheap out on their packs, much to the detriment of their trips. A good backpack can fit everything you need without being too bulky or adding additional weight. A good backpack should also be comfortable enough that you hardly notice the extra weight on your back. On the other hand, a cheaply-made or poorly-fitting backpack can completely ruin an otherwise promising trek. To help you avoid that mistake, bringing comfortable and functional backpacking packs on your trip will ensure you can fully enjoy the experience.
Favorite Drinks of Celebrities
I'm not one for celebrity worship, but I'm always down to talk about cocktails. Just about everyone has their preferences and their reasons. For example, I like scotch in the cold months and Margaritas in the warm months (though I'll enjoy both year-round). I find knowing someone's favorite drinks can tell you a lot about their character. For example, someone who drinks scotch is probably very sophisticated and intelligent, while someone who drinks Margaritas is probably cool and fun to hang out with. These are just random examples.
Differences Between Private and Public School
In the United States, public and private schools exist at every level of education, from pre-kindergarten through university programs. Public schools are funded and regulated by the state and/or federal government, while private schools are funded through tuition and donors and are not as strictly regulated. There are many differences between private and public school educations in the United States, so it's important to educate yourself on those differences before you commit your child or yourself to attend one or the other.
10 Things You Didn't Know About Changing Your Oil
Not everyone is a "car person," and that's alright by me. Even if you don't have any particular interest in cars, however, there's still a good chance you own one. In fact, you probably use it almost every single day. If you own a car, you need to be in tune to its basic maintenance needs, and changing your oil is an integral part of those needs—among other car maintenance tips every driver should know. Whether you love learning about cars or you just want to know enough to take care of your daily mode of transportation, there are basic facts we should all know about our oil.