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5 Ways to be a Better Gardener in 2014

I stopped making New Year's resolutions years ago, well, at least typical resolutions. I found that I never kept them and was continually disappointed in myself. However, I did find that when it came …

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15 Vintage and Handmade New Year’s Eve Party Dresses

Who's ready to party? Get inspired with a roundup of beautiful handmade and vintage NYE party dresses. Planning to spend New Year's Eve at home, comfy in your PJ's? Have to work that night? I under…

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Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions

Do you make a resolution on New Year's Eve? If so, you're in good company! Forty five percent of Americans make New Year's Resolutions, and there are a few repeat offenders every January first! Som…

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Cake of the Year | Chocolate + Cardamom

As the year comes to a close, our minds inevitably begin to flutter about, scribbling mental post-its on our cranial walls, noting important resolutions to stringently enforce come January -- eat heal…

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10 Worst New Year’s Resolutions (And How to Make Them Work)

New Year's resolutions have been around a long time. Some of us make them half-heartedly, some of us do it with great purpose. Few of us actually achieve our goals by the end of the year. Maybe it's b…

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A Holiday Message About Compassion

I thought you might enjoy a special holiday message from the HeartMath Founder, Doc Childre. "At the core of our hearts I feel that we all care for each other, and compassion is one of the highest wa…

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4 Great Self-Reminders For the Holidays

As someone who has lived through over 50 Decembers, I have learned many life lessons about Hanukkah and Christmas (some I wrote about here). I consider it a good sign that I am still learning more wit…

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5 Ways to Stop the Holiday Blues

If you are feeling less than cheerful this holiday season, you have a lot of company. There's a lot going on. I am finding more people are on edge, quicker to get irritated and uncertain about the …

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4 Tips to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

'Tis the season of holiday parties, frothy mugs of eggnog, sugary cookies, and plenty of good cheer. It is a lovely season, but once the new year arrives, many of us are filled with regret. The averag…

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Peppermint Brownie Cookies (Recipe)

  Feeling nuttty? Swap almond extract for peppermint extract, and chopped pistachios for crushed candy canes! Chocolate 'Brownie' Thins with Chopped Pistachios. Ingredients: 2 Ounces…

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Sounds yummy. I saved it to make in the summer if not before.

bananas are good for they contain magnesium.

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