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15 Smart Ways to Beat Jet Lag

No one wants to sleep through a vacation -- or sit wide awake at night -- but jet lag can do just that. Before flying away this summer, consider these 15 not-so-obvious ways to beat jet lag, and enjoy…


Adorable Dog Lives Under Shed for One Year After Owner Dies (Video)

"Poor Woody was forced to live under the shed after his owner passed away and the family left him behind after selling their house. He was left surviving on food and water left out by neighbours. …


10 Ways Ginger Acts as Medicine (Infographic)

Ginger has long been known for its superior anti-inflammatory properties. Thankfully, this spicy root can help tackle some scary ailments, too. Right up there with blueberries, kale and broccoli, we c…


A Funny & Simple Way to Walk Your Dog (Video)

You don't have time to stroll around the neighborhood, but you don't want your pet's health to suffer. Here's one of the many solutions: picking an area that totally maximizes your dog's cardio. It'…


Exhausted Kitten Can’t Quite Make It to Her Bed (Video)

Falling asleep belly-up is probably everyone's ideal Sunday afternoon. If you've never done it and need a demonstration, this clip is the perfect example. Every sleepyhead, nap-lover and relaxation …


Rescued Ducks Play in Water for First Time (Feel Great Video)

After years of living with a hoarder and stuck in pens, these sweet ducks were rescued by the amazing people at the Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary. Surprisingly, it was a bit of a challenge to get th…


The Red Panda: Conserving This Adorable Species (Video)

Watch this adorable video educating us about the red panda and why conservation efforts around this amazing species are crucial. This zoo is one of the few areas that help restore the red panda sp…


Your Basic Guide to Green Veggies (Infographic)

All greens are good! But let's take an individualistic approach and look at each veggie, one at a time, and cherish them for their specific nutritional superpowers. Even iceberg lettuce is on the list…


Top Women’s Mental Health Issues (Infographic)

Women reportedly cope with "the blues" much more than men. We must remember that these statistics are only based on national diagnoses and that men may be diagnosed less with mental health issues due …


Creative Homemade Toy Keeps This Dog Happy (Video)

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William Shatner Rules! :)

Don't have room in my fridge/freezer compartment for a pillow. I have a portable air conditioner on…

Noted about the poor growing practices. I only buy organic nuts and try to eat them judiciously.