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Tired of the Cold? Try These Winter Activities

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Now that the fun of the holiday season and excitement of the New Year has come to an end, we find ourselves right in the dead of winter. The days are cold and short, and things may start to feel a little bit humdrum. Instead of wishing for summer to hurry up and get here, perhaps you can make the …

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Add These Books to Your 2021 Reading List!

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2020 has luckily come and gone, and a new year is finally here! This year, instead of watching Netflix for hours on end after work, perhaps you can adopt a new habit: reading! While it’s incredibly tempting to scroll through social media before bed or binge-watch your favorite show, reading before provides many benefits. In fact, it can promote a …

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How to Get Organized in 2021 to Accomplish Your Resolutions

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New Year, new you! What’s your resolution for 2021? Perhaps it’s to be more consistent at the gym or eating healthier. Regardless of what you hope to accomplish this year, one of the simplest, most beneficial things you can do for yourself is to get organized! Whether it’s your car, home, or schedule, organizing will make your life easier. Check …

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Ways to Recycle Your Pumpkins (Instead of Tossing Them!)

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It’s likely that your beautifully painted pumpkins and carved jack-o-lanterns are approaching the point of no return. Perhaps you’ve purchased some new pumpkins to replenish your doorstep for Thanksgiving, but before we know it the fall holidays will have come and passed. When it comes time to throw them out, you may want to reconsider and recycle your pumpkins instead. …

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Halloween Movies to Watch as a Family!

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Halloween is almost here! Although the kids might not be heading out for trick or treating and there may not be any large gatherings, it’s still a holiday worth celebrating. An easy way to get in the spirit is by watching Halloween movies! Whether it’s on the days leading up to Halloween or on the holiday itself, check out these …

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Fall is Here! Check Out these DIY Fall Wreaths

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It’s finally that time of year when the summer heat is slowly but surely leaving, and the cool crisp air is beginning to set in. Leaves will soon change colors into a rainbow of warmth, and before we know it, everything around us will be pumpkin spice flavored. What better way to get into the fall spirit than by decorating? …

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Celebrate National Relaxation Day

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We are living in incredibly uncertain times — businesses closing, working from home, and online school. With that being said, it’s important to take some time to yourself!  Before the hustle and bustle of the school year kicks in, everyone needs some well-deserved relaxation. What better day to relax than August 15th, aka National Relaxation Day! Here are some ways …

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National Eye Exam Month: The Importance of Eye Exams

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August is National Eye Exam Month! When is the last time you had your eyes checked? Many don’t realize that just because you don’t have glasses, that doesn’t mean you don’t need to see an optometrist. Even if you have perfect vision, it’s still important to get an eye exam for many reasons. Stay on top of this often-ignored aspect …

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Feeling Unmotivated? Here’s How to Stay Productive

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We are living in a time full of uncertainty given the recent happenings. With the pandemic potentially on the rise again, it’s easy to feel discouraged, scared, stressed, and all other sorts of emotions. It’s also easy to feel unmotivated. However, given that some of us may have some extra time on our hands, there are many ways to better …

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Spice Up Your Patio or Balcony with These DIY Outdoor Decor Ideas

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With warmer weather comes more sunny days and warm nights spent lounging on your balcony or patio. If you haven’t gotten around to fully decorating your outdoor space, it can seem unappealing to sit out there! Luckily, we have some trendy DIY outdoor decor ideas that you can make on a budget while spicing up the look of your outdoor …