Monthly Archives: November 2011

Your Kids and Social Media

We are aware that our kids have more opportunities than ever to find trouble. The numerous options available for them to connect with the wrong people can send many of us into a virtual tizzy. Rather than be overwhelmed, just … Continue reading

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More of That, Please

Having and Attitude of Gratitude does not necessarily mean that you will have more. You will, however, live more fully; you will see more and you will grow more. This attitude can carry you a good long way, but you … Continue reading

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Happy, Healthy Thanksgiving to You!

In just two short days we celebrate Thanksgiving. By all means, enjoy that turkey and pumpkin pie! If you need some ideas for how to round out that meal with healthier choices, here are some resources for you: Eat Better … Continue reading

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Releasing Anger through Empathy

Some people can really get under our skin. Perhaps they always seem to find something mean or nasty to say to us or about us. Perhaps they do things that create angst and anxiety in our lives. Perhaps they live … Continue reading

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Get Inspired to Be Green

Is your city green? Does your city need to get its green on? Some large cities are leading the way in green, perhaps some of their ideas will inspire you. Chicago took things to new heights with their Chicago Green … Continue reading

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Stop Procrastinating!

Procrastination steals you of your motivation and momentum. When you are consistently engaging in activities that keep you from making those important steps toward your goal, you become stagnant. Even worse, you can fall behind. Nip your procrastinating ways in … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget to Pack the Honey

For many folks, the holidays are filled with a bit of travel. Along with the travel toothbrush and wrinkle-resistant clothing you may want to also pack some food that can do double, triple or even more duty. Vinegar can be … Continue reading

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Holiday Gifts Improve Motivation

According to a recent survey conducted by Staples Promotional Products, 75% of employees feel that gifts improve morale, 60% felt it encouraged them to have more favorable views of their company and 33% said a gift provided for increased productivity. … Continue reading

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Holiday Beauty

Saving money and living well go hand in hand for me. Just because you do not have billions of dollars lying about should not negate you from living well – and being beautiful. Plus, with the holidays just around the … Continue reading

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