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The essence of any good bucket list consists of overcoming fears, achieving goals, realizing dreams and even simple pleasures. Whether it’s an exotic adventure half-way around the world or something simpler, like spending more time with your family or friends, what matters is that you experience all the good and phenomenal things Earth offers.

Here you’ll find 225 things to do before you die. Sure, a few of them are what some might consider to be cliché, but we made it a priority to think mostly outside the box.

finance blogs

Today’s economy requires more vigilance than ever before. Staying informed with the latest tips and advice allows you to take charge of your finances, and we’ve got the Top 100 Finance Blogs to Follow in 2013 to help you do just that. A lot can change over the course of a year, and the options listed here are your best bets to stay abreast of […]

choosing a bank

Some people don’t give much thought to choosing a bank. They might choose a bank that’s closest to their home or work. And if they’re eligible for membership with a local credit union, they may go in this direction. However, choosing the right bank involves much more. Banks aren’t the same, and if you don’t ask key questions, you may select a financial institution that […]


Nobody wants to think about the possibility of disasters, but they can happen to anyone. Weather-related natural disasters, earthquakes and fires can strike at any time. These can displace your family and cause extensive damage to your home. There is no way to fully prepare for disaster, and despite your best efforts, you might overlook a few aspects of emergency planning. But even if you […]

productivity apps

Introduced in 2010, the iPad has quickly taken the world by storm. The 4th generation iPad is a powerful machine, sporting the super bright Retina Display, speedy Apple A6X chip and a lot more. With over 250,000 iPad specific apps, your iPad can now do so much more. This list can give you some ideas… Note Apps & Mind-Mapping 1.Paper (Free) Your best idea can […]

Open Door

Writing an amazing cover letter is a great way to stand out in the pile of resumes and cover letters that a hiring manager receives. One resume can start to look like the next after a hiring manager has reviewed a couple dozen, and that’s when a well-crafted cover letter can help you land a job interview. Never underestimate the need to write a compelling […]


On the eve of Oscar Night, the Golden Raspberry Awards, or the Razzies as they are more commonly known, celebrate (?) the worst movies of the year. It’s a tradition going on its 33rd year, and Life’d now recognizes the Top, er, Bottom 20 Worst Picture Razzies of All Time. (Note: No. 20 is the least worst; No. 1, the crap de la crap.) 20. […]

patricks day

St. Patrick’s Day… Green Parades, rivers and fountains dyed green… And alcohol, heavily consumed. And no, not only Guiness or green beer. The following 12 gadgets will take your drinking and bartending skills to the next level. (Prices don’t include shipping). 1.The Bar10Der ($49.99) (Also available on Amazon for $45.99 – 49.99) So you want to make a mojito… Easy! All you need is a […]


Have you ever seen Catwoman? It’s an arguably cheesy 2004 spin-off of the Batman film series featuring Halle Berry playing an ordinary woman who gains cat-like powers after running into some trouble. At one point, Halle Berry’s character, who has probably never ridden a motorcycle before in her life, jumps on a random Ducati Monster and immediately rips through the streets, maneuvering the bike like […]


Need a few words of advice? Looking for an inspirational pick-me-up to remind yourself why you get up every day? We’ve hunted down 12 Life Quotes to Live By that will help. Give them a look and get back to living! 1. “I think I’ve discovered the secret of life – you just hang around until you get used to it.” – Charles Schulz If […]


Everyone knows how delicious a cold beer is with a juicy burger or a plate of nachos. But have you ever considered what might happen if you used the beer to actually make the very same burger or nachos? Just think – a half cup of Guinness added to your burger patties or a bit of light ale in the queso on your chips and you could […]