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How Sarcasm Makes You Smarter

"Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go."  - Oscar Wilde As a lifelong sarcasm practitioner, I was happy to see the Sarcasm Society designated October as National Sarcastic …

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My Fight With Anxiety & How I Cope

Whatever you fight, you strengthen, and what you resist, persists. ~ Eckhart Tolle I’m constantly berating reminding myself to walk downstream. But (damn it!) anxiety keeps turning me around. …

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America’s Funniest City Is…

Need a laugh? Head to Chicago. A new study finds the Windy City is also the funniest one in the US, according to the Chicago Tribune. "We found humor often has a local flavor," the lead researcher say…

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Giant Salad Towers Inspired by Pizza Hut Buffet

If you're at an all-you-can-eat buffet, you know there is little sense in piling your plate up with salad, potatoes, and breadsticks. Instead, it's easier to make multiple trips between your table and…

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8 Ways to be Cool & Happy Despite a Heat Wave

Green Divas are keeping cool and having fun in the Toyota MPG Challenge* I'm not sure what the temperature is where you are, but here in New Jersey we are experiencing a string of seriously ste…

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9 Food Concoctions You Can’t (and Wouldn’t Want To) Top

Given the chance, most children will experiment a bit with food. I am not talking about trying eggplant or sampling the Camembert. I am speaking more about mixing up strange combinations of food to th…

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Choose Humor, Not Drama

The previous Inspirational Luminaries on this site are a tough act to follow. They have clearly already covered the spiritual essentials, so what could I possibly offer that would be new or differ…

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Is a Banana Slicer Really Necessary?

A few years ago someone sent me a recipe for boiled salted water. The recipe, on the popular recipe archive Epicurious.com, was, as expected, undoubtedly simple. It went something like this, “When sal…

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Wisdom from Renee McClure

My pearls of wisdom are these: have faith, a sense of humor and do something completely random. God will always have your back if you just let Him. Don't take everything so seriously. Bring levity to …

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Jimmy Stewart’s Poem About Dog Love and Loss (Video)

In 1981, the actor Jimmy Stewart appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, where he read a poem he'd written about his late dog Beau. The poem starts out humorous, but turns touching --…

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