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4th of July

Gas Prices Haven’t Been This Expensive in 6 Years

Getting to your town's fireworks display will cost you a little more than it has in years past: As of yesterday, a gallon of unleaded gas clocked in at an average $3.67. That's the highest it's been o…

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Join the 4th of July #WeAreALLConnected Global Dance Party

As a young person facing the challenges of our world today, it's sometimes difficult to imagine how connected I am to making a difference on any large scale. But just the other day, as I had been thi…

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Declare Your Independence from 4 Destructive Life Patterns

Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness are the ideals that are celebrated each Independence Day. But even though Americans do enjoy a great deal of freedom in our everyday lives, we are still all …

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Most Dogs Hate July 4th. Here’s How to Help That.

July 4th is around the corner, along with the fireworks that inevitably come with this holiday. Almost all humans with dogs in the United States declare this day the worst day of the year for them…

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Firework Safety Tips (Infographic)

Fireworks help us celebrate our most momentous occasions -- from New Year's Eve to Fourth of July. The sounds of fireworks may be associated with American celebrations but the sound of ambulance siren…

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12 Wood Pallet Projects We Love

Who could have predicted the wild success of pallets in the household décor field? These humble wooden shipping leftovers are being repurposed for all kinds of DIY projects inside the home, on the por…

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12 Greatest Homemade Veggie Patties Ever

Veggie burgers are versatile, easy to prepare, and SO much healthier than their meaty counterparts. You are probably thinking a veggie burger is a burger, so why not get some frozen ones from the s…

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Grilled Corn Is the Best Corn

I ate my first ear of grilled corn last summer at a friend's barbecue and began to hum "something tells me I'm into something good" at the first bite... It was sweet, salty, and a little bit smokey wi…

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7 Ways to Protect Fireflies

Compared to photographing them, catching fireflies is about the easiest thing to do. And in the summertime, many people love to run around a field with mason jar in hand, to get closer to these fasci…

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What Does Sustainability Mean to You?

How do YOU define 'sustainability'? ‘Sustainable’ is one of just a few words being tossed around in the current cultural salad to enlighten us about how to create a more conscious way of living on th…

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