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An Act of Generosity Can Make a Huge Impact

The other day I decided to stop at Old Town to get a bite to eat. I ordered some enchiladas from an authentic-looking Mexican cafe. It was such a beautiful day that I decided to eat outside. I found a…

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Nutrition on a Recession Budget

by Dr. Kristina L. Sargent, DC, Contributor to Holistic Nutrition on Allthingshealing.com In this economy, finances are a stressor, and the food budget is one place you may be able to cut expenses…

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Is this Recession Impacting Families…for the Better?

I have a Dot-Com Bubble memory to share with you all. This particular memory actually resides somewhere between the very pinnacle and the initial reverberations of the bust, when the concept of the ma…

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Ask the Loveologist: For Better or For Worse

Q: I recently lost my job and like millions of other people, have had no luck finding anything even close to the money and responsibility that I had before. What is worse is how this work situation is…

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10 Recession-Proof Green Decorating Ideas

With all the doom and gloom we hear about the economy and consumer spending, many of us are hunkering down and saving our precious resources. Can we continue to create EcoNests? According to this…

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Gas Prices and the Hybrid Car

The Internets were abuzz today with Toyota's dramatic unveiling of the next-generation Prius at the North American International Auto Show. The top-selling hybrid hopes to keep its spot with a car tha…

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12 Ways the Recession is Affecting Your Health

Sales of cosmetics, chocolate and (shudder) Spam are up, but Americans have reined in spending on nearly everything else from cars to clothes to restaurant meals. But as the stock and housing markets …

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