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Teaching Children to Give – Helpful Tips

To help you step into the holiday spirit and remember its real meaning, Iíd like to share a short video called "A Recipe of Care" with you; and then Iíd like to share some tips on how we can teach our…

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Holiday Waste: 6 Million Tons of Trash to Landfills

Did you know that household waste increases by 25 percent between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day? Learn where we waste most and how to curb holiday waste this year. Between our regular household t…

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A Holiday Message About Compassion

I thought you might enjoy a special holiday message from the HeartMath Founder, Doc Childre. "At the core of our hearts I feel that we all care for each other, and compassion is one of the highest wa…

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4 Life Lessons I’ve Learned from the Holidays

As I have written here several times, I turned 50 in May and I have been reflecting and writing about the lessons that I have learned in the past 50 years. As I have shared with Care2 readers, the …

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6 Meaningful Last-Minute Gift Ideas

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! GD Lisa thought of these great last-minute gift ideas, which are mostly still†valid as of today (fo…

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The Perfect Holiday Gift (video)

"If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion." ~ Dalai Lama The perfect gift is a thoughtful one. If you follow my Econesting blog, you know I …

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Holiday Happiness: 8 Things To Do Today

Happy people do things to increase their level of happiness, and these things are always worth revisiting around the holidays. Why now? Because these happiness habits can help us through the turbulenc…

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10 Easy Ways To Reduce Holiday Waste

The amount of extra waste generated during the holidays is astonishing. Studies reveal waste is increased by 25 percent between Thanksgiving and New Years. On the next page is a fabulous infographic t…

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10 Gorgeous Handmade Holiday Decorations

There are so many reasons why creating handmade decorations make the holidays sparkle. For me, the most important reason is to reduce holiday waste. Letís take a quick look at the holiday statistics (…

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Decking The Halls Creeps Up Early

I ducked into the Apple store at a local mall last weekend to get my iPhone fixed. Lining the mall, the trees were trimmed, the holiday tunes were humming and credit cards were working overtime. This …

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