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8 Holiday Hacks that Will Make Cooking Easy Peasy

Holiday cooking is hectic! If you have several recipes going at once, people wandering in and out, and not nearly enough burners on the stove, how can you get it all done and still keep your sanity? T…

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7 Tips To Save Money & Make Less Waste

It may seem impossible in our modern, cellophane-wrapped lives, but there are people out there who succeed in creating ZERO waste in their lives. Thatís nada, nil, zilch.†That means food, furniture, p…

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Why & How to Adopt a Turkey for Thanksgiving

I don't eat turkey for Thanksgiving, or any other day, and I was delighted to read on Vetstreet.com additional ways to help turkeys, aside from not serving them for dinner. Vetstreet introduced me …

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French Kisses Give 80 Million Healthy Bacteria

A study in the journal Microbiome found that a ten-second French kiss can spread 80 million bacteria between mouths. 80 million may sound scary, but these bacteria may actually benefit your body. S…

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Thanksgiving: Turnip Mash, Rice Dressing, Fall Salad

Here in America, where the nation prepares to celebrate its annual Thanksgiving Day, all of us at the Institute of HeartMath would like to wish you and your families a happy Thanksgiving! SOUTHERN TU…

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Why Online Dating is a Scam for Real Relationships

It seems like everyone's looking for love online... but are they wasting their time? Single-but-looking wasn't always so hard. If you back up just a few short years, it was commonplace to meet some…

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Cat Loses Kittens, Decides to Raise Puppies Instead

When this cat's litter became sick and passed away, she found new fur babies to raise. Miss Kitty is a heartwarming example of maternal nature crossing species. Related 7 Foods You Should NEVER …

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Thanksgiving as a Wellness Practice

Celebrations of a day of thanks are common around the world. Whether these observances mark an annual harvest, peace or something else, their underlying theme is appreciation and gratitude, sentiments…

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5 Poisonous Berries You Should Avoid–And 3 You Can Eat

A number of common houseplants and decorative plants have highly toxic berries, which make them a risky choice to keep around if you have small children or pets that can't resist the allure of a colou…

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100-Year-Old Tennessee Woman Sees Ocean for First Time

It was during a water-gun fight at her senior living facility over the summer that Ruby Holt told bystanders she had always wanted to see the ocean, which she had never visited in her century on this …

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