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No More Secs! Book Giveaway

Editor's Note: We are giving away a copy of No More Secs! Living, Laughing & Loving Despite Multiple Sclerosis by our awesome blogger Ann Pietrangelo. Check out this excerpt and commentary from th…

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Emotions + Math = Insight (Video)

Do emotions and math go together? "Emotions = Life." That's how Chip Conley begins his latest book, Emotional Equations: Simple Truths for Creating Happiness + Success. "An equation is just anothe…

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The 5 Best Relationship Books for Valentine’s Day

If only relationships were as easy to navigate as reading a book on relationships--but it never hurts to have a selection of helpful hints from the experts on your bedroom nightstand when you might be…

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Books: Green Design and Architecture

Architect Alex Scott Porter grew up in New York City but spent summers at a farmhouse in Maine, eating vegetables from the garden, drinking from a gravity-fed water tap, and bathing in a nearby lake. …

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Books That Make Great Gifts

If you're still on the hunt for great gifts, hit the bookstore with this list of fun and inspirational books. Every Dog Has a Gift: True Stories of Dogs Who Bring Hope & Healing into Our Li…

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How Small Acts of Kindness Can Heal and Inspire

How many acts of kindness do you carry out in a day? As you go about your busy life, you probably perform more random acts of kindness than you think. That's what I realized when I read Linda Cohen's …

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5 Powerful Eco-Friendly Children’s Books

  By Ronnie Citron-Fink, Moms Clean Air Force Numerous studies inform us that reading to our children stimulates their imaginations, expands vocabulary, develops analytical and logical thin…

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Goodnight Parody: Adult Fun With Children’s Lit

Call it the age of irony, or better yet cynicism, but there seems to be an ever-widening market in children’s books for knockoffs, re-toolings, and profanity-laced versions of time-tested child lit cl…

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Goodnight Moon: The Techno Version (video)

My mommy antennae recently went up when I saw the video below, Goodnight, iPad. I don’t have young children anymore, so I was a bit slow on the uptick of this latest coveted children’s book. The belov…

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Common Sense Kitchen Wisdom (video)

How many food rules do you break? Don’t know what the food rules are? Here’s one I'm guilty of from Michael Pollan's latest version of his book, Food Rules: “Do all your eating at a table. No, a de…

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