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How to choose a charity that fits your interests

No matter who you are, it feels good to help others. An important way that you can make a difference in the lives of other people is by supporting the charitable organizations that are close to your heart. But with so many non-profits out there, many with overlapping missions and… Read more

Caring for houseplants for novice green thumbs

Houseplants are a great way to freshen up the look of your decor, and in some cases, can actually help to purify the air of your home. Growing them can make for a fun hobby, one you can keep for a lifetime. However, there’s a bit of a learning curve… Read more

8 Recipes that you can make from veggies that are in season

The best vegetables are the ones that are in season. But to really make them shine, they need to be used in the right recipes. We’ve compiled a list of eight great spring veggie recipes that are sure to please your palate. 1) Asparagus with Linguine and Pine Nuts. Pasta… Read more

6 fresh breakfast ideas you can bring to work

Breakfast: Some people say it is the most important meal of the day. While this is debatable, there’s no question that it’s challenging to consistently have a healthy yet satisfying morning meal when your schedule is busy. However, with the right plan, you can stroll into work knowing you’ve packed… Read more

Start a windowsill garden to celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day is April 22 of every year. It’s a chance for Americans to reflect on the beauty of nature and how we all can adopt better practices to make it a healthier and cleaner place to live. One way to celebrate Earth Day is to bring a bit of… Read more