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3 Ways Social Media Affects Your Happiness (If You Let It)

Social media — happy place or hater maker? It all depends on how you use it. Social media in one form or another is here to stay, but the reviews are mixed at best about whether all of this online "c…

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Are You Killing Yourself by Sitting?

You can skip this article if you rarely engage in the following activities, or do so only for a few minutes of the day: TV viewing, video game playing, computer use (collective termed “screen time”), …

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The Benefits of Taking a Tech Holiday

When things come at you very fast, naturally you lose touch with yourself.” ~Marshall McLuhan It is hard to imagine that we have already come full circle in our relationship to technology. Th…

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The Technology Distraction

Years before the full-scale takeover of technology that now consumes our society and is rewiring the brain function of our youth,  Albert Einstein  remarked that, “It has become appallingly obvious th…

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T is for Turn Off Computers at Night

By turning off your computer instead of leaving it in sleep mode, you can save 40 watt-hours per day. That adds up to 4 cents a day, or 14 dollars per year.  It can naturally help cool your home too. …

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7 Green Office Moves

Green living is not just relegated to the home. Making a few basic green office moves collectively adds up to a great change. Here are seven simple ways to be greener in your workplace and feel like a…

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Be Happy, Use These Appliances

Everywhere you turn these days you are urged to reduce your energy consumption to fight global warming. We are all for this. But we also wanted the list of appliances NOT to worry about, or feel guilt…

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