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Why Telling Stories Is So Important For Our Well-Being

Dinner table conversations may be the secret sauce that binds families together. Dr. Marshall Duke, a psychologist at Emory University, led a number of studies in the 1990s on the dissipation of th…


Home Improvement Projects You Can Do with Reclaimed Wood

It’s fairly common for homeowners to undertake some sort of renovation or demolition over the summer months. But then, that leaves the issue of dealing with all the leftover scrap wood and lumber. …


How to Power Through a Workday After a Bad Night’s Sleep

What's worse than Monday mornings? Going to work on Monday mornings dreary-eyed. According to a report from sleep-analyzing app Sleep Cycle, our sleep quality in 2015 is progressively getting worse wi…


5 Things to Do in the Morning After a Bad Night’s Sleep

We don't always get our quota of beauty sleep every night. In an ideal world, a sleepless night would be followed by an off day, giving us ample time to recover. Alas, this isn't la-la land and what w…


A Surprisingly Simple Way to Soothe Aching Feet

A recent survey by the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) revealed that nearly 77 percent of Americans experience foot pain in some form or other. The reasons range from everyday fatigue to…


10 Life Tweaks to Lose Weight (Without Exercise)

Small changes go a long way, especially when it comes to knocking off those extra pounds. Yes, you need to eat right and exercise, but you'll be surprised how small things, like using a blue tableclot…


15 Ways to Reuse Coffee Grounds

Oh, coffee! Many of us rely on you to start the day or help us push through that early afternoon slump, but what happens to those coffee grounds after we finish the pot? When you toss coffee ground…


DIY Refrigerator Pickles With Your Favorite Vegetable

Not too long ago, I had a long-time dream come true: I taught my first full-on cooking class. We played around with my refrigerator pickle recipe and had such a blast! I’ve done pickling demonstrat…


12 Healthy and DIY Condiments

Summer is the perfect time to explore homemade condiments, as so many fresh fruits and vegetables are in season and everything is just bursting with flavor. And any time of year is good to learn how a…


Make Your Own Kombucha

The probiotic drink known as Kombucha has taken off among the health conscious within recent years. This fermented tea contains a variety of helpful bacteria that support digestion, and it also boosts…


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