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Minimalism with a Family

Minimalism with a Family

My kids are four and seven. We have reached peak toy season in our home. Both my...

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A Lesson in Gratitude

A Lesson in Gratitude

My husband Jon is a veteran teacher of 6th graders. These last couple of years –...

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Garlic King Oyster Mushrooms

Garlic King Oyster Mushrooms

Pan-fried king oyster mushroom with garlic sauce. Super easy and aromatic king oyster...

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Balsamic Honey Grilled Brussels Sprouts

Balsamic Honey Grilled Brussels Sprouts

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What Is Electricity?

What Is Electricity?

To put it very simply, electricity is the flow of electric energy that powers technology...

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What Helps & What Doesn’t Help When Someone You Love Is Sick, Suffering, Grieving A Loss, or in Physical or Emotional Pain?

What Helps & What Doesn’t Help When Someone You Love Is...

Someone I love just found out a loved one is very sick, afraid, and in pain. He...

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Peacock and Its Feather – Do They Bring Good Or Bad Feng Shui? 

Peacock and Its Feather – Do They Bring Good Or Bad Feng...

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Chinese Superstitions When Buying A House – Does It Impact The Price?

Chinese Superstitions When Buying A House – Does It Impact...

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7 Feng Shui Tips For The Shrinking Bedroom You Can’t Ignore

7 Feng Shui Tips For The Shrinking Bedroom You Can’t Ignore

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Avoid These 5 Types of Plants That Bring Bad Luck and Negative Energy 

Avoid These 5 Types of Plants That Bring Bad Luck and Negative...

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8 Things You Should Know To Safeguard Your Rice Urn in Feng Shui Way

8 Things You Should Know To Safeguard Your Rice Urn in...

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7 Effective Techniques To Use and Position Windows For Good Feng Shui

7 Effective Techniques To Use and Position Windows For...

Advertisement Windows are crucial to creating good Feng Shui in our house because...

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Garlic King Oyster Mushrooms

Garlic King Oyster Mushrooms

Pan-fried king oyster mushroom with garlic sauce. Super easy and aromatic king oyster...

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Balsamic Honey Grilled Brussels Sprouts

Balsamic Honey Grilled Brussels Sprouts

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Grilled Asian Garlic Steak Skewers

Grilled Asian Garlic Steak Skewers

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Basque Cheesecake

Basque Cheesecake

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Delicious Cheese Grits

Delicious Cheese Grits

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Firework Bundt Cake

Firework Bundt Cake

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What Helps & What Doesn’t Help When Someone You Love Is Sick, Suffering, Grieving A Loss, or in Physical or Emotional Pain?

What Helps & What Doesn’t Help When Someone You Love Is...

Someone I love just found out a loved one is very sick, afraid, and in pain. He...

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How To Keep Moving Forward When You Feel Like Shutting Down

How To Keep Moving Forward When You Feel Like Shutting...

“I can’t believe what I’m managing to get through.” ~Frank Bruni My worst fear was...

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How to Live an Extraordinary Life, Starting Right Where You Are

How to Live an Extraordinary Life, Starting Right Where...

“Let the beauty we love be what we do. There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss...

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Developing Healthy Habits

Developing Healthy Habits

We’ve got a bit of a hot take. Self-care is not complicated. Nowhere near as complicated...

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“Summer Shine” Summer Mocktail Recipe

“Summer Shine” Summer Mocktail Recipe

In lew of the launch of some big summer workshops that I helped to create over at...

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Honeysuckle Simple Syrup Infused “Appalachian Summer” Cake

Honeysuckle Simple Syrup Infused “Appalachian Summer” Cake

Summer is here in Southern Appalachia, and that means it’s honeysuckle season! Because...

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Minimalism with a Family

Minimalism with a Family

My kids are four and seven. We have reached peak toy season in our home. Both my...

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A Lesson in Gratitude

A Lesson in Gratitude

My husband Jon is a veteran teacher of 6th graders. These last couple of years –...

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5 Ways You can Legally Move to Canada from China

5 Ways You can Legally Move to Canada from China

Did you know that since 2013, one of out every ten immigrants in Canada comes from...

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Twenty Reasons for Being

Twenty Reasons for Being

A pastiche poem of tribute to the past and resolve for the possible. By Maria Popova...

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Catching the Light of the World: The Entwined History of Vision and Consciousness

Catching the Light of the World: The Entwined History of...

“For this we go out dark nights, searching for the dimmest stars, for signs of unseen...

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Paleontologists In China Just Identified A Short-Necked, Head-Butting Ancestor Of The Giraffe

Paleontologists In China Just Identified A Short-Necked,...

The discovery of Discokeryx xiezhi, a distant relative of modern-day giraffes with...

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Can Gardening Make You Happier?

Can Gardening Make You Happier?

Years ago when we had a big yard, thumbing through gardening catalogues was one...

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A Plant Based Kitchen?

A Plant Based Kitchen?

For the past forty plus years, my diet has been predominantly plant-based. You may...

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What Is Electricity?

What Is Electricity?

To put it very simply, electricity is the flow of electric energy that powers technology...

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Zombie Cells” May Be Aging You

Zombie Cells” May Be Aging You

The average American begins to feel “old” at the age of 47. Oftentimes in our 30s...

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Do omega-3 fatty acids lower blood pressure?

Do omega-3 fatty acids lower blood pressure?

About 3 grams daily of omega-3 fatty acids, consumed in foods or supplements, appears...

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Poor Sleep Linked to Increased Risk of COPD Flare-ups

Poor Sleep Linked to Increased Risk of COPD Flare-ups

Poor sleep is associated with a significantly increased risk of life-threatening...

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5 Mindfulness Tips to overcoming Fear in our Lives

5 Mindfulness Tips to overcoming Fear in our Lives

When it comes to getting the things that we want and doing the things that we need...

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5 Reasons Dads Should Consider a Professional Tree Service

5 Reasons Dads Should Consider a Professional Tree Service

Trees play an important role in our ecosystem, providing us with oxygen, shade,...

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What Causes An Anxiety Spiral And How To Prevent It

What Causes An Anxiety Spiral And How To Prevent It

You know the dreaded feeling all too well—worrying about backlash over something...

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Long-Distance Parenting: Tips on Communication Strategies

Long-Distance Parenting: Tips on Communication Strategies

Is long-distance parenting making you feel like a guest in your child’s life?The...

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How to Find Your Community And Not Feel Lonely

How to Find Your Community And Not Feel Lonely

There are many causes of loneliness. You could have recently moved, lost someone...

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Is It Possible To Live Off-Grid In A Motorhome?

Is It Possible To Live Off-Grid In A Motorhome?

There is an undeniable romanticism tethered to the idea of living “off the grid”....

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How to Live Without Electricity: 7 Key Areas Where You Can

How to Live Without Electricity: 7 Key Areas Where You...

Electricity is more than a comfort. Its usage has become a way of life. Many people...

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Surviving the Wilderness through Hunting and Gathering

Surviving the Wilderness through Hunting and Gathering

Hunting and Gathering is a form of human adaptation and is the oldest and most extensive...

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How to travel Solo for the First Time (20 top tips)

How to travel Solo for the First Time (20 top tips)

If this is your first visit to my blog – welcome! I’m Brooke and I have been travelling...

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50 Things you Must Do in Paris

50 Things you Must Do in Paris

1. Find the Best View of the Eiffel Tower The iconic skyline of Paris would not...

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The best hotels in London for solo travelers

The best hotels in London for solo travelers

London is the perfect choice for your solo travel getaway. There’s plenty to see...

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The Ultimate Guide To Thailand

The Ultimate Guide To Thailand

Thailand is among the most diverse and exciting countries in Asia. Lush jungles...

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The Best Things to Do in Sequoia (and Kings Canyon) National Park

The Best Things to Do in Sequoia (and Kings Canyon) National...

This guest post is by Monica Chapon, a California-based travel blogger. An escape...

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15 of the Best Things to Do in Orange County, California

15 of the Best Things to Do in Orange County, California

Snuggled between Los Angeles and San Diego Counties, Orange County is a dreamy haven...

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How to travel Solo for the First Time (20 top tips)

How to travel Solo for the First Time (20 top tips)

If this is your first visit to my blog – welcome! I’m Brooke and I have been travelling...

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50 Things you Must Do in Paris

50 Things you Must Do in Paris

1. Find the Best View of the Eiffel Tower The iconic skyline of Paris would not...

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The best hotels in London for solo travelers

The best hotels in London for solo travelers

London is the perfect choice for your solo travel getaway. There’s plenty to see...

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The Best Things to Do in Sequoia (and Kings Canyon) National Park

The Best Things to Do in Sequoia (and Kings Canyon) National...

This guest post is by Monica Chapon, a California-based travel blogger. An escape...

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15 of the Best Things to Do in Orange County, California

15 of the Best Things to Do in Orange County, California

Snuggled between Los Angeles and San Diego Counties, Orange County is a dreamy haven...

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12 of the Best Places to Go for the 4th of July

12 of the Best Places to Go for the 4th of July

For many people, celebrating America’s birthday is a pretty big deal. The bright...

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How Traveling Has Been Different in My 20s vs. 30s

How Traveling Has Been Different in My 20s vs. 30s

Traveling in my 30s has been way different than in my 20s. Neither has been better...

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DOT touts ‘future farms’ as new and sustainable tourist attractions

DOT touts ‘future farms’ as new and sustainable tourist...

Team Out of Town Hub (www.OutofTownBlog.com) – The Department of Tourism (DOT) recently...

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Nayong Pilipino, DENR mark Philippine Environment Month with tree planting activity

Nayong Pilipino, DENR mark Philippine Environment Month...

Team Out of Town Hub (www.OutofTownBlog.com) – To celebrate this year’s Philippine...

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41 Good Hiking Snacks & Hiking Lunch Ideas for Your Next Day Hike

41 Good Hiking Snacks & Hiking Lunch Ideas for Your Next...

Good hiking snacks can make all the difference in maintaining your energy level,...

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Yoga By The Beach: 8 Easy Tips for The Best Experience

Yoga By The Beach: 8 Easy Tips for The Best Experience

177 sharesThe beach is not just a place to go for a refreshing dip. It’s also the...

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Old North Church: How to Maximize Your Visit to Boston’s Historic Landmark

Old North Church: How to Maximize Your Visit to Boston’s...

If you’re going to be in Boston, be sure to put Old North Church on your itinerary....

Photography Arts

The 500px team shares insight on creating sellable content

In 2017, a survey from Splashlight revealed that 47% of US online consumers rank high-quality product images as the most influential...

Sport & Fitness

Mikey Garcia Refers To Himself As A “Retired World Champ”

Posted on 06/28/2022By: Sean Crose It appears former multi-divisional titlist Mikey Garcia has packed it in and called it a career....

Sport & Fitness

Tommy Fury Forbidden To Enter United States: “I’ve Done...

Posted on 06/28/2022By: Sean Crose ” So, I just want to come on here and set the record straight before anybody else tries to.” So...

Sport & Fitness

Joanna Jedrzejczyk's retirement didn't surprise UFC champ...

By Simon Samano and Mike Bohn | June 28, 2022 8:45 pm ET Would UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza have welcomed a rematch with...

Sport & Fitness

USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, June 28: Johnny Eblen's...

Pound For Pound Rankings Despite a multitude of distractions and some serious injuries, Ngannou was able to unify the UFC's heavyweight...

Society

Minimalism with a Family

My kids are four and seven. We have reached peak toy season in our home. Both my son and daughter own their own toys, love their toys,...