Posts Tagged: lifestyle

Why Proper Lighting Is Important While Reading

Why Proper Lighting Is Important While Reading

There are few things better than relaxing in bed or a comfortable chair and reading a good book. With New Year’s just in the rear view mirror (and everyone working on their New Year’s resolutions) now is the perfect time to dedicate some more time to reading in 2018. While having a good book and… Read more

Turn Your Living Room into the Ultimate Home Theater with These Tips!

Turn Your Living Room into the Ultimate Home Theater with These Tips!

A truly awe-inspiring movie watching experience comes from more than just the film itself. It’s the watching environment, who you’re with, what you see and hear. It’s why theaters across the U.S. and the world ask you to turn off your cellphones and avoid conversation when a movie is about to start. You don’t want… Read more

Here are Ten Reasons Why You Should Be Using a Laptop Stand Right Now!

Here are Ten Reasons Why You Should Be Using a Laptop Stand Right Now!

  Nearly every office and coffee shop worker these days, especially in the coworking / start up world, uses a laptop computer. Modern laptops actually originate from a 1981 portable computer called the Osborne 1, which at the time weighed 25 pounds, had a 5-inch screen, and cost a whopping $1800.00. Although prices may not… Read more

VAVA Nation’s Back To School Special

VAVA Nation’s Back To School Special

School’s In! The schoolyard was one of the best places to discover your creativity, meet your future bandmates, and find your purpose in life. Or what I remembered it as – the land of awkward puberty and bad lunches. All joking aside, hopefully most of us can look back on it with an overwhelming feeling… Read more

Five Different Ways Music Can Benefit Your Life

Five Different Ways Music Can Benefit Your Life

Everybody loves music — it’s something that’s intrinsic to who we are, long before MP3s, iTunes, CDs, or even cassettes (remember those?).  Regardless of age, it’s a hobby that people from all backgrounds and walks of life have incorporated into their lives.  However, what most people may not realize are the amazing benefits that music… Read more

20 Awesome and Unique Gifts for Your Grad

20 Awesome and Unique Gifts for Your Grad

If your graduate is entering college, traveling the summer, or soon to start at their dream jobs – these 20 unique gift ideas will have them ready to go for the next exciting chapter in their life. 1. Under The Sea Decomposition Book These 100 percent recycled “Decomposition Books” are perfect to jot down your to-do… Read more

VAVA’s Must-See Showcases at the 2016 SXSW Music Festival

VAVA’s Must-See Showcases at the 2016 SXSW Music Festival

This week kicks off the SXSW music festival in Austin, Texas – arguably one of the biggest and most anticipated events of the year. The week long affair will have you dancing, crying, and in awe of all the amazing musical acts taking over the stage. With such an extensive lineup, it was difficult to… Read more

Four Major Ways Music Affects Your Body

Four Major Ways Music Affects Your Body

Music Wellness Avid music listeners can agree that the beautiful, eclectic, fun – or even emotional sounds coming from music can transport us to another dimension. While amazing songs can definitely set the mood, research has proven that the experience of listening to music can actually provide health benefits, strengthen memory retention, and increase your… Read more