Ways to Find Peace During Controversial Social Media Events

For avid social media users, this weekend was a rough one.  Probably one of the most politically and racially charged weekends since November’s election.  The riots, chaos, and deaths in Charlottesville left millions of Americans rattled.  It even led some to use Twitter as a means of publicly identifying white nationalists who attended the rally.  […]

For avid social media users, this weekend was a rough one.  Probably one of the most politically and racially charged weekends since November’s election.  The riots, chaos, and deaths in Charlottesville left millions of Americans

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New Trend: Taking a Month Off With New Baby

Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder just had a baby girl, and now they’re instituting a month of silence. It sounds like some form of peaceful protest, which might make you wonder what exactly they’re protesting. (Baby not up to their standards? Hoping for a boy?) But it’s not a protest. Or then again, maybe it […]

Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder just had a baby girl, and now they’re instituting a month of silence.

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How to Pull off the Perfect Summer BBQ

Barbecues and summer go hand in hand like fall and apple cider.  Summer just isn’t summer with having a rack of smoked ribs at least once.  But with Labor Day just around the corner, there isn’t much time left to enjoy them.  If you’ve decided to bite the bullet and host a summer BBQ yourself, […]

Barbecues and summer go hand in hand like fall and apple cider.  Summer just isn’t summer with having a rack of smoked ribs at least once.  But with Labor Day just around the corner, there

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Food Allergies vs Food Sensitivities: The Important Difference

You probably know at least one person in your life who claims to have a food allergy. But, is it really an allergy or is it a sensitivity? There is a difference, but many people use the terms interchangeably. The next time you hear someone talk about their gluten-free diet due to allergies, look a […]

You probably know at least one person in your life who claims to have a food allergy. But, is it really an allergy or is it a sensitivity? There is a difference, but many people

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Easy Frugal Living Tips That You Can Start Using Today

Are you living paycheck to paycheck? You might be tired of constantly running of money each week. One way to have more money is to save money. Here are some tips to live more frugal and increase the amount of money you save each week. Cut cable and use Netflix and Hulu. This will save […]

Are you living paycheck to paycheck? You might be tired of constantly running of money each week. One way to have more money is to save money. Here are some tips to live

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What to Do After an Argument with Your Spouse

Arguments happen.  Even if you think you’re one half of the world’s happiest couple, you’re bound to fight.  An argument can stem from something as big as finances and credit card debt.  Or, it can be as miniscule as leaving the toilet seat up.  The longer you’re with someone, the more likely you are to […]

Arguments happen.  Even if you think you’re one half of the world’s happiest couple, you’re bound to fight.  An argument can stem from something as big as finances and credit card debt.  Or, it can

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Empathy: Tragically Not Everyone Has It

Empathy is not something everyone has. And in this digital obsessed society, things seem to be going downhill, fast. People (mainly young adults) seem to be more concerned with getting “likes” to boost their social media presence rather than caring about the feelings of others. In the past few weeks alone, there were two tragic […]

Empathy is not something everyone has. And in this digital obsessed society, things seem to be going downhill, fast. People (mainly young adults) seem to be more concerned with getting “likes” to boost their social

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5 Childhood Past-times We Should Totes Bring Back

There are lots of things you did when you were a kid that you would never do today, right? But maybe you should! Life was so much more fun as a kid, wasn’t it? Here are some favorite childhood past-times I think we should introduce into adult life: Wearing your superhero costume to the grocery […]

There are lots of things you did when you were a kid that you would never do today, right? But maybe you should! Life was so much more fun as a kid, wasn’t it?

Here are

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Happy National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day! (August 4)

I’m having an existential crisis because I just realized the chocolate chip cookie has only been around for 79 years. Yep. It only came into being in 1938. That means that someone in their 90s today might remember a time when chocolate chip cookies didn’t exist! Now I’m questioning everything I know, trying to imagine […]

I’m having an existential crisis because I just realized the chocolate chip cookie has only been around for 79 years. Yep. It only came into being in 1938. That means that someone in their 90s

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Mistakes to Avoid for Solo Women Travelers

You may have lofty travel goals that others don’t share. This could require you to become a solo female traveler. Contrary to popular belief, you can still have a safe enjoyable time solo. Here are some mistakes to avoid on your first of many solo journeys. Not trusting the local people. It is important to […]

You may have lofty travel goals that others don’t share. This could require you to become a solo female traveler. Contrary to popular belief, you can still have a safe enjoyable time solo.

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