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8 Best & Worst Foods for Energy

Forget caffeine -- with some simple diet retooling, you can eat your way to an active, productive and focused day. Read on for tips and tricks on what to eat and what to avoid for long-lasting energy.…

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Look At These Cute Baby Chicks! (But Don’t Buy Them)

Baby chicks are some of the most adorable creatures on the planet. They are tiny, fluffy balls of cuteness. And during this time of year, they get tons of attention. While it might be tempting to get …

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18 Easy Food Swaps to Save Money

If there was one sound that rose above all others at the grocery checkout line last year, it was this: Ouch! When your grocery budget is under assault, it's easy to succumb to panic ("Nine dollars a…

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Don’t Just Wear Green. 4 Tips to Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day is all about appreciating and protecting our natural resources. This upcoming Tuesday marks the 44th Earth Day, and while we all may acknowledge the day, it can be a challenge to think of wa…

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What Are the Different Types of Salt?

Salt, one of the world’s most abundant natural resources, is a natural mineral made up of two elements on the periodic table – sodium and chloride. (Don’t worry, there won’t be an exam at the end of t…

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Bunnies Are Better Than Beverages (Video)

Happy Easter weekend! Enjoy this bunny classic of two bunnies using cups as their clubhouses. We don't condone bunny adoptions on Easter, because it results in many homeless bunnies every year. We…

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I’m Boycotting the Hollywood ‘Meet-Cute’ Story

Your hands brush while reaching for the same avocado at Whole Foods and it's love at first sight. You lock eyes at an art gallery and elope that day. You spill coffee on him on your way to work, he fi…

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5 Important Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Vitamin C

Vitamin C is a vital water-soluble nutrient that helps the body fight environmental damage, helps wounds heal, and can protect us from certain cancers. Here are some useful facts that will help you ge…

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Kids Can Upcycle! 15 Upcycling Projects for Kids

Kids love to make their own toys, and when they upcycle those toys from stuff that you'd otherwise put in the trash or the recycling bin, then they're not only having fun and saving money, but also le…

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5 Recipes For Garlic Lovers

April 19th is National Garlic Day!  If you're a garlic lover, celebrate it with one of my five favorite garlic recipes. Garlic is both a food and a medicine in many cultures, an…

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