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3 Ideas for Celebrating National Smoothie Day

3 Ideas for Celebrating National Smoothie Day

Properly made, smoothies have many benefits for your body. With the right ingredients, they can help detox your body, up your immunity, provide you with antioxidants, improve your bone health, fortify your skin, and even help you lose some weight. In honor of National...

Four Helpful Hints to Improve Air Quality in Your Apartment

Four Helpful Hints to Improve Air Quality in Your Apartment

Even before the stay-at-home orders, Americans were spending about 90 percent of their time indoors. That can be a problem, though, since the EPA reports that the concentration of air pollution is often “2 to 5 times higher than typical outdoor concentrations.” While...

3 Kid-Friendly Activities to Do this Memorial Day

3 Kid-Friendly Activities to Do this Memorial Day

Are your kids excited for Memorial Day? If past years are any indication, the answer is yes. In 2019, Americans geared up to barbecue (60 percent of Americans, in fact), watch the televised National Memorial Day parade (1.5 million), run in races (more than 120 are...

Ways Volunteering Can Strengthen Your Shared Community

Ways Volunteering Can Strengthen Your Shared Community

The world is always in need of volunteers, especially now during the COVID-19 pandemic. With the “stay home” order in place, volunteering might look a little bit different now than it did before. Here are four easy ways to help your community without leaving your...

Living Green with Kids

Living Green with Kids

Your kids look to you for an example in all things. Though they may rebel, they’ll ultimately talk like you, eat like you, work like you, and play like you. And when it comes to caring for the planet, they’ll live as green as you. In honor of Arbor Day, here are some...

The Surprisingly Wonderful Benefits of Rental Living

The Surprisingly Wonderful Benefits of Rental Living

If you are considering moving into an apartment, you are not alone. Experts estimate there are just over 43 million renter-occupied housing units in the US. And while renters are renting for a variety of reasons, there are some common perks that renters enjoy. Here...

Reasons Why Setting Goals is a Good Thing

Reasons Why Setting Goals is a Good Thing

Don’t let New Year’s resolution failure fool you. Setting goals is a good thing. Let’s talk about goals. Wait! Not New Year’s resolutions. I mean regular, everyday goal setting; those goals that you can (and should) start at any time. Although around 80 percent of us...