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8 Common Things You Didn’t Know You Could Recycle

Most people know the basics of recycling, but some items seem to slip through the cracks. Here are 8 items that you probably didn’t know are actually recyclable… Eyeglasses. You know that drawer of…

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5 Ways to Help the Mighty Colorado River

From the Rocky Mountains to the Gulf of California, the Colorado River flows through some of the world’s most majestic landscapes. Spanning seven U.S. states and two in Mexico, she supplies drinkin…

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The Pause In Perimenopause

By: Melanie Bates Oh. Dear. God. Above… I think I’m having hot flashes. Is it menopause? Perimenopause? Just-o’-pause? Come on baby, light my fire? I’ve never worried about the “change …

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NYC Food Trucks to the Rescue

Over the last five years or so food trucks have become exceptionally hip and popular. Years ago I stumbled upon the then-burgeoning food truck scene in Portland, Oregon and was duly charmed by the myr…

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The Help-er

All signs point to the fact that I’m a helper. A giver. The right-hand. Over the past twenty-five years I’ve taken test after test and read book after book: Myers-Briggs, Enneagram, Linda Goo…

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Words Can Change Your Life

In this video, I talk about the energetic power of words. Learn how to use words to amplify your life.   Related: Happiness is a Choice I Make What I Learned in Berlin This Vlog M…

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Can You ‘Be The Change’ For A Woman In Need?

Today, a friend woke up in crisis. I reached out to my community to see if we might be a part of the solution, to see if we have among us the means to produce a vehicle for a woman in need. I asked…

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5 Tips for Adopting Shelter Animals

Fido, Snowball or Goldie--no matter the critter, study after study shows that pets are good for our health. Their unconditional love and wonderful kindness reduce our stress levels and increase our se…

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How Rock Stars Are Helping People Find Hope

Join the Milkshake movement now and you could win a pair of TOMS shoes and a FEED bag! Sign up here for a chance to win. Hope. Sometimes it's a matter of life and death. For 5 days, in the sprin…

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Won’t You Help Me Spread Some Love?

This morning I sat down to write something about clutter, which I've been doing a great deal lately because it seems a lot of people are feeling stuck. I know, both in theory and in practice, that let…

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Kara Foran

Kara is an editor for Care2's Healthy Living. She's happiest when engaging with creative, bright and loving people--whether they are the stranger on... more

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I am 54 years old and nobody calls me old!! I do a lot of things that people would say I am too old …

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*Lady stuff*......especially if you have a septic system. Ditto to kitty litter!!