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Always Be Prepared: 4 Ways Communities are Prepping for Severe Weather

Hurricanes, droughts, wildfires, flooding. In the face of increasingly severe and erratic storms and droughts, communities are focused on solutions. From mangroves that protect coasts to cutting-ed…

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13 Clever Camping Hacks to Make the Outdoors More Fun

Camping is a fun way to step out of social media and get back in touch with the Great Outdoors. Unfortunately, some equate camping with incredibly heavy packs, hoards of bloodthirsty mosquitos, and di…

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You Are the Source of Passion

Although most of us consider ourselves fortunate if we can still feel passion about anything as we grow older, feeling passion for your work or politics or even sex is not the same as having a passion…

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Heroic Mother Dog Saves Puppies from Fire (Photo)

When a house fire in Temuco, Chile destroyed part of their home, this mother dog did not hesitate to help her 10-day-old puppies. Not only did she rescue them from the burning building, but she carrie…

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Is Your Relationship with Trees on the Rocks?

By Sarene Marshall, The Nature Conservancy Given my work for a global conservation organization and my residence in a neighborhood filled with massive oaks, maples and hickories, it shouldn’t be su…

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5 Tips to Stop a Fire Before it Starts

Did you know that every minute in the U.S., 17 kids go to the emergency room with unintentional injuries? That number can go even higher at holiday time. That's why we're grateful to our friends at …

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If The World Ends Tomorrow…

According to this article, a handful of people believe the world ends on May 21, 2011, based on some loose calculations from the bible and the prophecy of some 89-year old guy named Harold Camping.…

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Own Your Creative Genius

Do you feel called to give birth to something within you the way I described here? Are you trying to think your way through something you just need to feel? Yeah. Me too. That’s why I spent thi…

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How to Start a Fire

We’ve all been there—either as individuals trying to start a fire, or worse, watching someone else trying to start a fire and not succeeding. There is the fussing, the prodding and poking, the elabora…

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Winter Fun Alfresco

It’s the heart of winter! Are you thinking right about now that winter has no heart? Not everyone loves the cool, crisp air and fresh snow. After being plummeted by snow for more than a month here in …

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All of these are good suggestions, but often times there is an underlying medical cause for edema. G…

Best advice in the article was the last header - K.I.S.S. Don't jump on the latest hype.

Ice Cream & pop, Guilty as charged !!! lol !!!

Good information. Distraction is the best deterrent for me.

Thank you