If you’ve ever spoken to a backyard beekeeper you’ve probably already heard this, but – you should raise honeybees! No, not every home is going to meet the requirements for a hive, but most people have the time, resources, and skills necessary to get started with their own backyard beehive, even if they’re allergic to bees.
As a backyard beekeeper (or more accurately, assistant-to-the-beekeeper – my mom), I can attest that the benefits of beekeeping far outweigh the time requirement and low costs. They improve your (and your neighbors!) gardens, allow you to get closer to nature, and of course provide delicious raw honey. Take a peek below to see what the [...]
America has long had a fascination with incorporating the odd, spooky, quirky, and even supernatural in its architectural designs and aesthetics. Our country was founded by people from all over the globe as a melting-pot of different cultures and backgrounds, bringing with them a wide range of superstitions, beliefs, and traditions, many of which are reflected in architecture. So next time you are out for a walk in your neighborhood and notice something unusual in the way a house is designed or painted, take the time to research that oddity – you may learn something new about the history of your town and the beliefs of its founding families.Witch Windows
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No longer the “stuff of science fiction,” artificial intelligence (AI) is at the heart of a new wave of technology – transforming mortgage lending. Today, lenders are applying powerful new tools based on artificial intelligence and machine learning to make the process of underwriting and approving mortgages faster and more accurate. Access to massive sources of consumer behavior and transactional data on properties, plus the ability to process that, is helping lenders validate employment income, assets, and home values.
Machine learning is a type of artificial intelligence that provides computers with the ability to learn for themselves without being [...]