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3 Hazards of Daylight Saving Time (And How to Prepare)

Already mourning lost sleep come Sunday? Most people will sleep about 40 minutes less on Sunday night after daylight saving time returns, bad news for the 47 million American who are already sleep-dep…

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7 Surprising Myths & Facts About Left-Handers

Just about one in ten of us are left-handed. Those of us -- myself included -- who are part of this club know all  too well the pitfalls of being a lefty in a right-handed world. Scissors. Ay! Can ope…

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Girl Receives Regular Gifts from Birds

Like raccoons, crows are well-known for being curious about glittery, shiny and colorful things. However, usually they keep the items to themselves or leave them where they are if the item doesn't con…

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8 Reasons Why Art Improves Your Thinking

Art is often undervalued in society when, in fact, it has amazing benefits for our brains and well being. From creativity to sharpness of thought -- art can maximize your ability to decipher and react…

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The Best Buckwheat Pancakes You’ve Ever Had! Vegan and Gluten-Free.

I love pancakes. In fact, they are one of my favorite breakfast foods. So when I went vegan and then gluten free I tried a number of store-bought pancake mixes. But none of them gave me that fluffy de…

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7 Eco-Destinations for Spring Break

Spring break offers a great opportunity to spend a week or so exploring some beautiful landscapes and getting closer to Nature. Here are 10 destinations that are all within or near the U.S., that will…

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How to Volunteer Your Way to a Paying Job

Too many qualified job seekers are chasing too few jobs. Everyone it seems has a college degree (associate’s, bachelor’s or even master’s) and tons of experience. You have the degree, but lack experie…

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A Simple Way to Turn Yoga into a Kid-Friendly Adventure

Parent-child yoga classes can be pricey. This series of kids yoga videos have been a great way for me and my son to do yoga together for free instead. When I was pregnant, I had a many pictures…

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Stuck Inside? 10 Toddler Activities for Rainy (or Snowy) Days

Need some rainy day activities to beat cabin fever? This is a mix of activities that younger and older toddlers can enjoy. Take a look and see which ones look like the right fit for your busy kid! …

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Creating a Facebook Page for Your Dog

Social media isn't just for people—it's a dog's world on the Internet. Just like you, your dog has friends, pets and people he or she wants to pal around and stay in touch with. To let friends and rel…

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Siamese have a bad reputation! I got a Siamese kitten (red point lynx) from the SPCA and he is the …