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Fantastic Staycation Ideas to Finish Your Summer Strong

Sorry friends, but I have to say it: summer is coming to a close and fall is just around the corner. But that doesn’t mean that it’s time to give up on the adventures! While you may not have the time …

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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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Martin Luther King, Jr.: ‘All Life is Interrelated.’

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. remains deeply etched in history for his indisputable achievements in the fight for basic human rights and universal equality. Time and time again, Dr. King maintained that…

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Join the 4th of July #WeAreALLConnected Global Dance Party

As a young person facing the challenges of our world today, it's sometimes difficult to imagine how connected I am to making a difference on any large scale. But just the other day, as I had been thi…

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The Most Honest Cities Around the World

I came across an interesting experiment in Reader’s Digest, in which reporters prepared 192 wallets with a name, cellphone number, family photo, coupons, and business cards, along with the equivalent …

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The Consequences of Feeling Isolated

“The hunger to belong is not merely a desire to be attached to something. It is rather sensing that great transformation and discovery become possible when belonging is sheltered and true.” -John…

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Volunteers Rebuild Ocean Reefs in ‘Sweet Home Alabama’

I've probably heard the Lynyrd Skynyrd song "Sweet Home Alabama" a zilspilllion times in my life – high school dances, wedding receptions, and on the radio. But hearing it last weekend along the sh…

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10 Ways To Live Forever

Stamatis Moraitis was in his mid-60s, living in the United States, when he was diagnosed with lung cancer and told he had only 9 months to live. He considered taking his doctor’s advice – aggressive c…

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Be a Locavolt: Benefits of Community-Owned Energy

Solar and wind energy are increasingly popular options for powering your home. However, not everyone can make these renewable energy systems work for them on their own property — maybe your rooftop is…

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A Flurry of Miracles

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”   -Albert Einstein   Years ago I studied A Course in Mi…

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Joe Baker, Care2

Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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Working hard to rid plastic as much as humanly possible in this day and age of nothing but plastic .…

Adorable pup/irritating woman+hate this stupid bang you're dead thing.

Cute dog. It did play dead. The point wasn't to stay dead was it?

I like all, but no the bottle corcks. I think the plants must suffer in this little spaces. I know I…

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