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Why You Should Make Time to Take a Break

Forget what the tough are supposed to do when the going gets tough. The truth is, they take a break. It's a good idea, too! After all, a synonym for ‘break’ is ‘breather.’ Frankly, it does not m…

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Back to School Bliss!

By Mallika Chopra Have to admit — the happiest person in my house right now may just be me.  Just the thought of school starting next week brings a smile to my face — oh, how wonderful it will be…

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Buh-Bye, Superwoman! Celebrating the Holidays Like a Real Woman

Ever ask yourself why Wonder Woman never made it as a feminist icon? Because she’s not real – she’s The Impossible 2011 is the year I gave up on Woman Impossible and fell in love with real women, a…

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When Christmas Turns Two Shades Too Blue

‘Twas 14 days before Christmas when all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even Whiskers, our caged mouse. The stockings are still in a crate, and it looks like St. Nick is running lat…

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Chanterelle Delight and Jeweled Carrot Salad

For this week’s Care 2 recipe post, I’d like to share two recipes from The HeartMath Kitchen’s head chef, Lena Goelitz. These are two of her favorites to serve during the holiday season, full of te…

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5 Eco-Friendly Holiday Gift Wrap Ideas

Whether you're planning a handmade holiday or shopping for ethical and fair trade gifts this year, it's a shame to put so much thought into the present only to wrap it up in less-then-eco-friendly pac…

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7 Tips for a Greener Holiday

By Margaret Southern, The Nature Conservancy The holidays always conjure up a variety of sensory images. For glass-half-full people, maybe you think about the warmth of a crackling fire, the sounds…

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DIY Snow Globes

There is a luxury to the winter months in cold climates. At my house, it is to cozy up next to a fire and watch the snow cascade across the woods. There is something about the falling snow that evokes…

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Sustainable California Liquor

Ahh, it's summer. Who doesn't want to sit outside, on a fabulous patio, with the late afternoon sun in their hair, sipping a cool cocktail? And what better way to order it (or make it and serve to you…

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Passover Makeover

The Jewish Passover holiday has once again, past us over (well technically there are a few more nights left, but the festivities are a thing of memory). For those of you that are observant or, at leas…

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