How My Brother And I Started A Plant Business With Less Than $100
Starting a new business is challenging, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. People are changing how they consume products and services. At the same time, businesses adapt their operations to follow social distancing rules.
I Ate Nothing But Dollar Store Food For 24-Hours
That wasn’t as bad as I thought. I’ve been a personal trainer and nutritionist for years. The biggest thing I try to teach is that trying to pursue perfection in health is not possible.
10 Strategies to Win A Water-Balloon Fight from a Certified Pro
I woke up this morning with a notification on my phone I hadn't seen before. Tucked amongst my widgets appeared an Excessive Heat Warning, the first of the summer in my town.
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3 Tips and Tools that will take your Garden to the Next Level
Learning to grow my own food has been the most empowering life skill I’ve ever developed. It may seem like a great deal of effort to grow a few tomatoes (because it is) but the results are 100% worth it. Not only will they be the best tasting tomatoes you’ve ever had, but it will provide you with a different perspective; one that empowers you with knowledge and a new appreciation for the environment, the plants and the farmers that grow our food.
When I Listen to the Quilters Before Me
Old people are, like, my thing. I grew up watching reruns of The Golden Girls on Lifetime. I spent my childhood summers baiting hooks with fat earthworms for fishing with my Nana and dealing endless rounds of Rook cards with her twin sisters. At 18, my first job was a nurse aide in an all women's care home, a job that I sincerely loved with my whole heart. I've just always wanted to be around older people. It wasn't until college that I realized there's a name for that. Gerontology. The study of the aging process and the experiences of older adults.
Empty bottles filled with purpose
I’ll tell you a secret. I have an obsession with empty bottles. Whenever I see a bottle of juice, water, or just about any container holding a liquid I am mesmerized and inspired! How can I transform the bottle’s life into something with meaning? Is there a way to rescue bottles from the trash pile? Their lives are brighter than they may possibly think. I enjoy bringing out the goodness they may not see at first glance. An empty bottle does not mean an empty life!
Depressed? Try Building a House for Faeries!
If I hadn’t gotten appendicitis at the beginning of December, 2020, I'm pretty certain I never would have spent seventy hours building a tiny little faerie house as a gift for my stepmom. That’s right, if my appendix, that vestigial organ of the bowels, hadn’t decided to get infected and inflamed and try to kill me, she would have instead gotten a pillow or a scarf or something I found on Etsy— some thirty-dollar tops purchase (times were tough) —and I would have gone another month (or two, or maybe eighteen) before I again hunkered down with my tools at my little workbench building little things meant for magical, imaginary, tiny people.
Beginners Guide To a Thrifty and Appealing Backyard Garden
Your social media keeps flaunting pictures of stunning vegetable gardens! "Victory gardens" some of your friends called them when the pandemic started and everyone rushed to hoard seeds and baby chicks!
Dishwasher Buying Guide
Getting Started Outfitting your kitchen with an energy-efficient dishwasher is one of the easiest ways to save time and money. Whether you're looking to upgrade an existing model, shopping for a new home, or you're just sick of doing dishes by hand, you've come to the right place.
15 Ways to Increase Mental Focus
Do you feel like you’re busy all the time and that the days are getting shorter? Are you constantly overwhelmed and can’t seem to quite make your deadlines? Is the amount of time you’re able to concentrate diminishing?
7 Benefits of Buying Paintings from Online Art Galleries
Annoyed by an empty wall? However, where to buy art for decorating your house? How could you've imagined earlier that it wouldn't be necessary to go all over the city for the thing you need? Long queues and hours spent searching for the right thing are a thing of the past.
Chairs and Ottomans - A Brief Overview of Their Different Types
Chairs & Ottomans are one of the most common furniture items used today. They can be found almost everywhere from office to bedroom and there is a wide range of types available, ranging from antique to modern, from cheap to expensive, etc. Most common types that people buy are Vintage, Mid century Ottomans & Modern Ottomans & Chairs There are plenty of options available for the consumer to choose from according to his needs. There are various types of chairs and ottomans available today that will surely fit your needs, here are some of them:
How Merging Creativity & Activism Can Bring Awareness To Climate Change
As a young girl, I was enthralled by the clickerty click of my grandma's knitting needles, as she created a new winter wardrobe of jumpers, hats and scarfs sat peacefully by the fireside in the evening hours. Like many, I was taught the basics of knit one, cast one yet never mastered the art myself.
Hate Running? Read this to start loving your morning jog
2 years ago, I would have rolled my eyes reading the title of this article. I'll admit, I very much detested any form of cardio - particularly running. Back then, I couldn't make it a mile without panting for breath, feeling muscle burn in places I didn't think possible, and just hating life.
What is Ocular Hypertension Market?
What is Ocular Hypertension? Ocular hypertension is defined as elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) without evidence of structural or functional damage by standard clinical tests. The patient with OHT must have open angles and no evidence of an ocular or systemic cause of the elevated IOP. Although genetic influences on IOP are being uncovered, genetic testing does not yet influence the diagnosis of OHT. Many different thresholds have been used to define OHT.
2021 Personalized Sports Ornaments Do you want to give the best sports gifts this year? You are in luck because there are many sports that you can choose for your loved ones or for yourself. Here are a few suggestions you can consider. These personalized sports Christmas ornaments will make a great gift idea this season or any time of the year for that matter. Make it a sports lovers' day with personalized sports gifts.
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