JEFF GESCHWIND’S Blog

Advantages of Adopting an Older Cat

Advantages of Adopting an Older Cat

Most people will agree that kittens are adorable. There is something to be said for having a tiny, furry, helpless, purring ball of fur against your cheek. There are millions of cats that get surrendered to shelters each year, but unlike kittens and young adult cats, most seniors stay around in shelters longer for several reasons. 

How to Pack Light for Long Trips

How to Pack Light for Long Trips

If you are someone who tends to travel a lot, you may find that it can get tedious and expensive to carry around a lot of heavy luggage. It can greatly limit your ability to have spontaneous excursions or multiple destinations. It can be time-consuming before, during and after a trip when a lot of items need to be organized. Souvenirs can also be hard to manage on return trips if there isn’t enough room. 

What to Do and See in Holland: Part 1

What to Do and See in Holland: Part 1

The Netherlands is a country that is often overlooked by tourists in favor of other European countries such as France, Italy, Spain or Germany, yet, it is a place that should be on everyone’s list of countries to visit as there is so much to enjoy between the...

The Mental Health Benefit of Pets

The Mental Health Benefit of Pets

Most pet owners can agree that pets make us happy. It wasn’t until recently that scientists found evidence to back up those claims. There are obvious ways that pets help us, like giving us companionship and amusement in our daily lives, for example. However, it was...

How to Be a Great Mentor to the People Around You

How to Be a Great Mentor to the People Around You

A mentor is someone who shares skills and advice. A mentor might train a new employee, help another student in school, or walk a child at home through a difficult stage in life. The people who need mentorship aren't always obvious; anyone, regardless of their age and...

The Importance of Traveling

The Importance of Traveling

Traveling may appear to be nothing more than a hobby for the sake of experience. However, there is a greater and deeper importance to traveling that may not be immediately seen. Here are some reasons as to why you should travel. Removes Your Comfort Zone Your comfort...

What To See and Do In Southwest France: Part Two

What To See and Do In Southwest France: Part Two

Click here to read part one of my blog What to See and Do in Southwest France.   There are so many other sites to visit, especially as you make your way to the Mediterranean coastline and travel through the Midi-Pyrenees region. A few of these sites include the...

What to See and Do in Southwest France: Part One

What to See and Do in Southwest France: Part One

To many Americans, the southwest of France may not be the most popular vacation destination. Yet, it is one of the most spectacular and beautiful regions of France.  Located between the Atlantic in the West, the Pyrenees Mountain range signaling the border with Spain...

All About Ajax Amsterdam

All About Ajax Amsterdam

The sport of football, or soccer, as most Americans refer to it as, has evolved over the years, becoming an important element of the culture and tradition of many countries throughout Europe. While the popularity of football has been steadily rising throughout the...

The Top 5 Reasons to Have a Family Pet

The Top 5 Reasons to Have a Family Pet

Pet owners can attest to how much having a pet has improved their overall quality of life. For many, pets become best friends and invaluable members of the family. Whether it be a dog, cat, or any other animal, pets show us unconditional love and companionship. They...