FOOD

Take a Big Sip of Water and Speak Up a Little Louder

Take a Big Sip of Water and Speak Up a Little Louder

Obama‘s secretary entered the oval office and said, “We got another letter from Kenya. They’re having a very serious water shortage.” “There’s always a shortage there,” he said. “It can’t be that bad.” “I think it’s urgent this time,” she said. “The stamp is paper clipped to the envelope.” Sickipedia “It’s not just an issue […]

Tips On Aging for All Ages: More Museums, Less Food

Tips On Aging for All Ages: More Museums, Less Food

Would you like to prevent cancer, Alzheimer’s or other diseases? If you know friends or family members who have experienced the effects of these diseases or their treatments, you may be wondering what you can do to help minimize your risk. But you may not have considered searching for the answers in a museum. My […]

Popular Restaurant Rating Apps Are Missing Some Stars

Popular Restaurant Rating Apps Are Missing Some Stars

Why did the man go up to the roof of the restaurant after complaining about a long wait for his food? Because they told him his meal was on the house. Jokes4Us We all have our own standards and expectations on food when it comes to eating out. When you read a reviews on restaurant […]

Like Working In Starbucks? Workshop Cafe is 10x Better!

Like Working In Starbucks? Workshop Cafe is 10x Better!

Starbucks’ success has a lot to do with timing. They began expanding their number of cozy spaces at a time when a growing number of people were willing to pay $5 for a coffee and a tiny table to check their email, do some work or meet up with a friend or stranger. In just […]

HEALTH

Ten Tips From a Silicon Valley Author in Love With Hiking

Ten Tips From a Silicon Valley Author in Love With Hiking

Do you hate to exercise? What if you could find a way to work out for four hours solid every week and not mind a bit? Miriam Nuney, a transplant from the flat plains of Illinois, has lived in Silicon Valley for decades. Once the hiking bug bit her, she dragged her husband out with her, convinced […]

Why You May Need a CryoHelmet in Your First Aid Kit

Why You May Need a CryoHelmet in Your First Aid Kit

What on earth is a CryoHelmet? And why would you want one in your first aid kit? Dr. Doug Farrago is glad you asked. Here’s what he has to say: For the past two years I have been consumed with the treatment of concussions. I personally had three bad ones in my own life. My son lost […]

3 BIG Benefits of Flexibility Exercises

3 BIG Benefits of Flexibility Exercises

Tommy Cooper asked his personal trainer if he could teach him how to do splits. “How flexible are you?” his trainer asked. “I can’t make Tuesdays,” Cooper said. Are you ready to loosen up? Imagine putting on a pair of loose pajama pants. You feel the softness of the fabric as you pull them up […]

11 Equipment Essentials for Easy Everyday Exercises

11 Equipment Essentials for Easy Everyday Exercises

It’s easy to fall into a sedentary lifestyle, especially if you rely on a car to get around. But don’t worry, you don’t need to go out and buy expensive equipment to become more active. There are countless ways you can assimilate more activities into your daily life. It’s best to introduce small changes over time. You […]

TRANSPORTATION

A Toastmasters World Champion Who Will LIFT YOU UP

A Toastmasters World Champion Who Will LIFT YOU UP

Have you ever witnessed someone do something really stupid? Have you watched from the sidelines thinking I could give this person some good advice but . . .  I’m kind of curious to see how this is going to turn out? Fellow Toastmasters, honored guests and future world champions, the people who become the Toastmasters […]

11 Equipment Essentials for Easy Everyday Exercises

11 Equipment Essentials for Easy Everyday Exercises

It’s easy to fall into a sedentary lifestyle, especially if you rely on a car to get around. But don’t worry, you don’t need to go out and buy expensive equipment to become more active. There are countless ways you can assimilate more activities into your daily life. It’s best to introduce small changes over time. You […]

What if You Come Down (to Earth) With Symptoms of Sustainability?

What if You Come Down (to Earth) With Symptoms of Sustainability?

If you or someone you know has some of the following symptoms, you may be coming down (to earth) with sustainability. It can be contagious, but some people have strong resistance. Scientists believe that it may have something to do with a jean mutation. The jeans can be modified or removed, but some people don’t […]

This CAR Game Will Drive You Crazy

This CAR Game Will Drive You Crazy

The Covert Auto Racket (CAR) is a game patented by the government. They use your tax dollars to build, maintain and police the playing board (the roads). They also write the rules. Big corporations market the game, sell the pieces and set the costs on all the stuff you need in order to play. CAR […]

RELATIONSHIPS

3 BIG Benefits of Flexibility Exercises

3 BIG Benefits of Flexibility Exercises

Tommy Cooper asked his personal trainer if he could teach him how to do splits. “How flexible are you?” his trainer asked. “I can’t make Tuesdays,” Cooper said. Are you ready to loosen up? Imagine putting on a pair of loose pajama pants. You feel the softness of the fabric as you pull them up […]

How to Get Happy Now via Habits, Goals and Resolutions

How to Get Happy Now via Habits, Goals and Resolutions

What are you looking forward to most in the upcoming weeks (or months)? Do you have any major goals you’re working toward? Whether I’m talking with an old friend or getting to know someone new, I like to ask these kinds of questions. It’s a good way to get to know people better. The way […]

Warning: Old People and Frogs May Trigger Culture Shock

Warning: Old People and Frogs May Trigger Culture Shock

When I first met Naigui Chen in China, he introduced himself to me with his English name, Eric. I was immediately impressed with his fluency in English, but even more so with his hospitality and kindness. My husband and I had recently moved to Shenzhen and decided to join the nearest English-speaking Toastmasters club. Eric happened […]

Meditation: The Answer to All Your Problems

Meditation: The Answer to All Your Problems

Most of our daily lives are dominated by a busy outer world, much of which we can’t control. This causes us to miss what’s going on inside of us. We become disconnected with who we are and what makes us truly happy and fulfilled. Many people try to find prosperity in the outer world by […]

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How to Make Your Vacation Last a Lifetime

How to Make Your Vacation Last a Lifetime

Have you ever splurged on a vacation only to return home feeling remorse over how much money you spent? You try to convince yourself that it was worth it, but the hotel, restaurants or sites didn’t quite live up to your expectations. Or perhaps the weather wasn’t what you had hoped for. The time flew by […]

5 Essential Appliances For Easy Healthy Meals

5 Essential Appliances For Easy Healthy Meals

Why did the blonde put her iPhone in her blender? Because she wanted to make apple juice. Wattpad Lots of people want to eat healthier, but aren’t sure how. If you want to make more healthy meals at home, I recommend investing in these essential appliances. When you learn to use these tools effectively, you can […]

Free Fresh Air: Hurry! Offer Ends Soon

Free Fresh Air: Hurry! Offer Ends Soon

Once upon a time, clean water was free. But this is rarely the case anymore. You can still get air for free, but like water, the quality can vary tremendously from one city to another. Oxygen is one of the most essential elements you need to live. Without it, you’d die within a few minutes. […]

It Makes Cents to Suppress Your Sixth Sense

It Makes Cents to Suppress Your Sixth Sense

Do you wake up every day ready to dive into your work knowing that you’re fulfilling your sense of purpose? If so, you’re one of the fortunate few. If you’re like most people, there’s something getting in your way. You know you have free will, but you have lots of reasons for not exercising it. Your […]

Choose Natural Fabrics Over Synthetics

Choose Natural Fabrics Over Synthetics

A man in San Francisco was recently arrested for stealing thousands of pairs of polyester underwear. When asked why he was doing this to people, he said that he was trying to save their butts. His attorney later commented that due to his client’s good intentions, he was expecting a brief trial. RD Julie Genser, […]

Happy People Stop Working, But Never Retire or Quit

Happy People Stop Working, But Never Retire or Quit

Michiko Itosu has been running a rainwear shop in Okinawa, Japan, for the past 65 years. She has been working nearly every day from 8 am – 8 pm, taking vacation only during the New Year holiday. Her daughter and granddaughter also work in the shop, and the two of them speak fairly good English. […]

4 Super Smart SOUP Recipes You Can Savor Year Round

4 Super Smart SOUP Recipes You Can Savor Year Round

Do you want to prepare more meals at home, but feel like you don’t have enough time or skill or whatever? If so, it might be time to soup up your kitchen. It’s is one of the simplest ways to make a meal with minimal effort. The next time you need to pull together a quick […]