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4 Easy Ways to Celebrate Summer’s End

When summer first started, I wrote about easy ways to celebrate the season. Since today is Labor Day, the season is now coming to a close. Although Labor Day is often marked as the end of the season, …

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Israeli Couscous Salad

Recipe: Israeli Couscous Salad From: Toni Okamoto at Plant Based on a Budget Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! I tried to recreate this from a meal my friend made for me awhile back.  It’s a gr…

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Strawberry-Apple Sauce

Recipe: Strawberry-Applesauce From: Honor Fabun at Plant Based on a Budget Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! My favorite summer fruit meets my favorite autumn fruit in this wholesome treat. I’m…

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5 Ways to Make the Most out of Your Vacation

Summer is nearing its end, but hopefully you still have one more trip in the works, even if it is a short one. Make the most out of your final vacation of the summer by finding inspiration in an unfam…

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Three Melon Fruit Salad (Recipe)

  It's hard not to be reminded that summer is coming to an end. But it's not over yet -- melon season is still in full swing! Embrace these last few weeks with this refreshing melon salad. Per…

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5 Things You Need to Do Before Summer Ends

The calendar may say summer doesn't officially end for another month and ten days, but many people I know are taking their kids back to school, or are teachers who are heading back to work themselves.…

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6 Most Dangerous Beaches in the World (Slideshow)

  When we think about beaches, relaxation, fun, and beautiful scenery usually come to mind. But that's not always the case -- whether due to pollution or  dangerous animals, several of the wor…

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Who Is The World’s Fastest Swimmer? (Infographic)

Being that it's summer and scorching hot out here in arid Colorado, we've been spending a lot of time in the neighborhood pool. There's nothing quite like jumping into the clear, cool waters to wash a…

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6 Tips for Exercising in Extreme Heat

Wham! You walk out the door and the heat hits you like a brick wall. If you didn’t know it was summer, you certainly do now! The current extreme, oppressive heat can put a serious snag in your wor…

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5 Things You Need to Know About Medications and Summer Heat

Did you know that exposure to extreme temperatures could render your medications ineffective—even dangerous? Safely storing drugs during the summer and winter months can be a challenge. Even if you…

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