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6 Fruits that Promote Beautiful, Glowing Skin

January 14, 2019

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We all know that we want beautiful, healthy skin. What we don’t know is how to get it. From toners and cleansers to lotions and masks, there are thousands of products all claiming to provide that radiant glow we’re all looking for. But did you ever think that what you put in your body is more important than what you put on it? Continue Reading…

Lifestyle & Activities, National Days & Holidays

How Easter is Celebrated Around the World

April 12, 2018

If you grew up in America, odds are you woke up Easter morning eager to find your Easter basket and hunt for chocolate eggs. While Easter egg hunts, decorating eggs, and visiting the Easter bunny is the norm in the States, countries around the world have their own unique Easter traditions. From dressing up like witches to country-wide vows of silence, here are just a few ways Easter is celebrated across the globe. Continue Reading…

Lifestyle & Activities

Simple Ways to Up Your Recycling Game at Home

November 7, 2017

It was only about four decades ago that three arrows in the shape of a triangle started appearing on garbage cans across major cities. But today, you’ll be hard-pressed to go more than a day or so without seeing the famous recycle logo or hearing about recycling, and for good reason! Recycling is one of the simplest and most substantial ways we can protect our environment.

recycling bin held by children with empty water bottles

In honor of America Recycles Day, we’re sharing just a few of the many ways you can transform your home into an eco-friendly haven (or at the very least, a home that now recycles!). Continue Reading…

Lifestyle & Activities

How to Succeed Your First Time at a Farmers Market

October 26, 2017

For years, you were the one walking around your local farmers market looking for the best deal and the ripest fruits. But now, you’re on the other side of the table! Your first time selling at a farmers market can be a little intimidating. But with a little advice from us, the biggest problem you’ll have is figuring out how to grow more fruit to sell! Continue Reading…

Lifestyle & Activities

Fall Inspired First Date Ideas

September 29, 2017

Summer lovin’” may have had us a blast, but with fall just around the corner, we’re changing our tune! From the cozy sweaters to the many (and we mean many) , now is the perfect time to surprise the person you love with a fun fall outing. After all, this is the season for *falling* in love! Continue Reading…

Lifestyle & Activities

Fun and Easy Ways to Boost Employee Morale

August 22, 2017

The old model of cubicles, strict divisions of labor, and a rigid hierarchy in the workplace has been completely replaced in recent years. Today, companies care about a lot more than just their bottom line, they care about the company culture itself. Are employees happy? Are they thriving? Are they challenging themselves? These are the questions employers are asking — and for good reason. Numerous studies have shown that when employees are happy they work harder, stay at the company longer, and ultimately earn the company more money.

And while raises and extravagant getaways are certainly welcomed gifts, there are plenty of smaller, more cost-effective ways to let your employees know you value and appreciate them. Continue Reading…

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Top Picnic Spots Across America

August 18, 2017

Whether it’s due to the clear skies above or the warm breeze on our face, one thing is for sure — lunch is always more enjoyable when eaten outside. With the summer drawing closer to an end, get the most out of your last weeks by visiting some of the best picnic destinations across the country. Continue Reading…

Lifestyle & Activities

Best Wineries and Vineyards in America

July 11, 2017

Looking to visit a winery this summer? If so, it probably won’t take you long to find one, seeing as how there are nearly 3,000 commercial vineyards in America. And as of just a few years ago, there is now at least one winery in every state, including Alaska and Hawaii. But while there are plenty of wineries to choose from, a select few have managed to set themselves apart from the pack.

So whether you’re a tried and true vino looking for the next great bottle, or you just want to spend the day soaking up the sun with friends, these are some of the best vineyards and wineries in the country. Continue Reading…