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Should You Worry About MGM's Latest Data Breach?

A database containing the personal information of over 142 million MGM Resorts guests is for sale online. The data is being sold on the dark web for $2,900, and includes sensitive guest information like names, home addresses, phone numbers and more—though no financial information appears to be included.

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How You Can Obtain Dual Citizenship

Dual citizenship means that you hold citizenship in two different countries. This also allows you to have two passports from two separate countries which can come in handy if you hold a passport that is more powerful than another—meaning you will have more mobility in being able to travel to certain places without…

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Avoid These Common Resume Mistakes

Applying for new jobs is a multi-part process. You can’t just fire off a general resume and cover letter; everything needs to be tailored to the specific position. That makes sense—and presents you in the best light to prospective employers—but it’s also a lot of work.

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Put Things Away as You Make a Meal

Cooking a meal for yourself or your family is often its own reward; there’s nothing better than putting all your skill, love and care into a dish that you then get to eat, and watch others enjoy. But there’s a dark side to meal prep: It invariably makes a huge mess. That’s why, if you don’t want to be left with the…

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Your Child May Not Actually Be Allergic to Penicillin

It’s a fairly common scenario—an infant or young child develops an ear infection or strep throat. Their pediatrician prescribes a penicillin antibiotic. The child later develops a symptom—a rash, an upset stomach or a headache—and a doctor declares them “allergic to penicillin.” From then on, that child will only be…

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How to Introduce Yourself to a Dog

Dogs are the best people, so it’s only natural to want to smother them with affection when you greet them for the first time. Most of them are too nice to say it, but this is actually a terrible way to introduce yourself to a dog. Here’s a better way to make a good first impression.

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The Best Thing to Do With Leftover Grits

I have never met a bowl of grits that I didn’t immediately fall in love with. Whether buttered, cheesed, shrimped or yolked, a creamy bowl of boiled corn mush is—to me—the perfect breakfast. I usually make a big batch, then reheat the leftovers with a splash of milk or pat of butter as needed throughout the week. But…

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How Do I Get Through to My Withdrawn Teenager?

Teenagers have a reputation as being a little moody or withdrawn, particularly with their parents. The teenage years should have their fair share of eye-rolling and door-slamming at one’s clueless, annoying parents. It’s a rite of passage; what goes around, comes around, etc. But what do you do when it seems like your…

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Sex Is Messy, But There Are Solutions!

Many, many moons ago, a reader asked for my help in solving her period sex woes and that question inspired the group of women I was blogging with at the time to spiral into a “TOWELS SIMPLY DO NOT WORK” fit of pique. Since then, I’ve fielded questions about all kinds of sex messes—blood, urine, wax, massage oil,…

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