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15 Tips to Stop Procrastination in Its Tracks

We all put off things that we don't want to do, and I feel like procrastination spikes during the holidays when we're stressed about travel, gifts, cooking, and work. Here are 15 tips for how to stop …

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5 Ways to Pay it Forward During the Holidays Without Spending a Dime

Christmas season isn't just about shopping and opening gifts, it's also a reminder to open our hearts to those in need and less fortunate than us. Even if you don't have extra money for donations, som…

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An Overlooked Cause of Knee Pain (And How to Treat It)

More than one third of Americans report being affected by knee pain, according to the American Osteopathic Association. If you have been suffering from creaky, achy knees, try to enumerate the reas…

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How to Extend the Life of Your Christmas Tree

Nothing kills the holiday mood faster than a dead, dried out tree -- not only an eyesore, but a fire hazard, too. But with a little care and forethought, you can keep your Christmas tree fresher longe…

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5 Reasons Cats and Dogs Are Excited for Christmas

We can come up with a million reasons we think this is the best time of year. To name a few: Christmas carols, gorgeous (and tacky) light displays, Santa, elves, Rudolph, classic holiday movies, prese…

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Why Rudolph And His Reindeer Friends Are in Danger

In spite of their Christmas fame and status as Santa's sidekick, reindeer populations are declining worldwide, according to a recently published study in theJournal for Nature Conservation. Populatio…

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5 Ways to Deal With Holiday Grief

Hanukkah starts at sundown, Tuesday, December 16, and while I am not the most observant of Jews, I have been fortunate to have shared the holiday with my Aunt for most of my adult life. But, sadly my …

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5 Iconic Holiday Cookies Made Healthier

You may be asking who in their right mind would want to make a cookie healthier? True; its a treat, a splurge, an immutable indulgence. However, healthier doesnt necessarily mean lower in fat or cal…

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Heavenly Sweet Potatoes

This dish is very simple, but extremely delicious. The soft creaminess inside with the slightly caramelized crunch and nibbles of pecan bits creates a heavenly eating experience! 13 cups sweet pota…

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Teaching Children to Give – Helpful Tips

To help you step into the holiday spirit and remember its real meaning, Id like to share a short video called "A Recipe of Care" with you; and then Id like to share some tips on how we can teach our…

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Leave your lights in the box, & save some power. Another form of precycling.

Beautiful story with happy end , thanks

A video to help remember there are good things in life. Thanks for sharing.

Sounds good, add a handfull of greens (or a frozen cube!) to make it really super!

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