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Houseplants & Indoor Air Quality

 May 26, 2017

Some of the air pollutants are 100 times more concentrated in our homes than they are outside.  We need that quality air to support our respiratory system and our overall health. Some sociological studies show that the average amount of time a person living in the US spends indoors is almost 92% of their day. […]

Happy Retirement

 May 25, 2017

“Don’t simply retire from something; have something to retire to.” – Harry Emerson Fosdick Retirement can be a scary move for all of us.  Of course, the financial end of it is always the biggest consideration and worry.  With an economy as it is now, a strong retirement plan is essential.  The big question is, […]

Get Rid Of That Hair

 May 23, 2017

Let’s explore all that unwanted hair a woman has to deal with.  There are so many hairs, even in the eyebrows, it seems they grow faster, but they don’t.  Be careful and sparingly when you tweeze so you make sure to get the right ones.  Each and every hair takes weeks to grow back. Threading […]

Why Charley Horses?

 May 15, 2017

Exactly what is a charley horse? This is a muscle cramp that is particularly in your calf muscles and an incredibly common condition that results in your muscles. They become tight, stiff and extremely painful. In an adult, there’s a good chance you’ve had one at some point or another during your lifetime. The name […]

What is Fingernail?

 May 14, 2017

The fingernails are made of layers of a protein called keratin. This protein is also found in your hair and the top layer of your skin. Fingernails are resilient to a point. There are a variety of problems and conditions that might affect the nails. Many of these conditions are fairly harmless. If you are […]

Need Vacation?

 May 12, 2017

The travel service company, Expedia, commissioned in 2009 the International Vacation Deprivation Study. It was found that 30% of Americans did NOT use all their vacation days. A major reason that they have left their vacation time unused is the fear of losing their jobs. These vacations are essential, not only to employees but to […]

Pucker Magic With Cherries

 May 11, 2017

One of the natural remedies for joint pain such as arthritis is eating tart cherries. It is a fact that 20% of Americans suffer from arthritis. Just like cherries, all dark-skinned fruits are high in antioxidants and other phytochemicals that promote human health in numerous ways. We all love eating those sweet cherries, but the […]

What a Woman Wants!

 May 10, 2017

Diana Kirschner, PhD, has written several books on love and shared some ideas for the guys in their relationships. A guy with a sensitive side is a guy that women appreciate. Especially if that gal is upset. She needs that arm around her and a tissue. When it comes to romance, chivalry still has a […]

Joys of Adoption

 May 9, 2017

  This is a subject close to my heart. A friend of mine has a friend who chose adopting a child from Korea, through the Holt Adoption Agency. They were already a mixed family of mine, yours and ours for children. Being a foster family for years, the welfare of children was always uppermost in […]

Healthy Kitchen Habits You Should Follow

 May 8, 2017

If you are too busy at work, most likely, you become too preoccupied and tend to overlook the chores at home. Most of the time, you may have ignored your kitchen as well as the proper habits that you need to observe. So, here’s a roundup of the various healthy kitchen habits in order to […]