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Amazon is offering major discounts on its refurbished devices

<i>We’ve scoured the web to find you the best deals on good products. While Reviewed.com may receive a small share of the revenue from your purchase, editorial opinions are independent from any business sales.</i><p>Starting today and extending through Cyber Monday (or until supplies last), Amazon is …

Created by COLLECTIVE: Fabulous DIY Ideas For Thanksgiving Table Decor

• Fabulous DIY ideas for Thanksgiving table decor — Honeybear Lane<br>• Add a crafty touch to your tablescape with this DIY runner — Pretty My Party<br>• Everyone will want to sit at the kids' table with this fun theme — Giggles Galore<br>• Make your home inviting with warm and cozy decor — Inspirations & …

Houseplants…The Ultimate Health Supplements

<i>To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.”</i> <br>~Audrey HepburnWhen considering a change in lifestyle for a healthier, more balanced you, many consider …

10 bathroom makeovers that will inspire your own!

In the interests of full disclosure, we should tell you that horrific bathrooms really scare us! So often dirty, depressing and downright spooky …

Report on L.A. city homelessness plan gives a sobering picture of the struggle ahead

Nine months after the<p>Los Angeles City Councilunanimously adopted a comprehensive plan to end homelessness, the first progress report on the plan, released this week, offered a sobering picture of the long and difficult path ahead.<p>Proposals for storage lockers and toilets for street dwellers are …

12 Gorgeous Mason Jar Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas

Now that Halloween has come and gone, it's time to get to work prepping our homes for the next major Fall holiday: Thanksgiving! Finally, we're able to give a warm welcome to all of those beloved Fall hues, plenty of turkey motifs, and of course the "thankful" decor in all shapes and sizes. And if …

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A Little Yarn And Some Cardboard Equals Charming Wall Art - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

Wall art can be expensive but a little time and a few materials can yield some charming wall art for your home. Besides, words and sayings on the …

The perfect potted plants for a gorgeous fall display

What is it about the colors of fall? They are muted but richly satisfying, with all the hues of a crackling fire — deep oranges, dusky reds and golds, and a dreamy range of purples from violet to aubergine.<p>Plant a display of these colors at your entry or on your patio, and you instantly signal the …

Shop These Resources for a Texture-Rich Bohemian Blend

This East Dallas 1950s home seamlessly and successfully combines styles. While some decor styles can be difficult to mesh, Melanie and Dalton make …

5 Ways To Build Great Relationships With Different Generational Coworkers

“The job of every generation is to discover the flaws of the one that came before it. That’s part of growing up, figuring out all the ways your …

There's a Critical Difference Between Infatuation and Love

Christians need to know the difference.Very few things feel like the blissful months that accompany a new dating relationship. You have nightly …

5 Reasons People Stay in Unhappy Relationships

Some people make a choice to stay with a partner even though they declare themselves to be extremely unhappy in the relationship. They may be married …

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Relationships Are What Leverages Hard Work Into Success

Building good connections with clients and employees is important for a business to grow.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Growth Hacking<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and</i> …

Master Corporal A.J. Cottreau: 'A great example of spiritual resiliency'

<i>This article is part of The Unremembered, a Globe and Mail investigation into soldiers and veterans who died by suicide after deployment during the Afghanistan mission.</i><p>When a soldier dies by suicide, loved ones often question the faith they had in the military and in God. This makes it all the more …

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50 Ways To Lose 10 Pounds

That stubborn weight that won't seem to go away? No more!<p><i>This article was written by Joy Manning and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>Losing weight, unfortunately, isn't a one-size-fits-all proposition. What helps one person shed pounds may backfire on another. Because we're all so different, …

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Can You Lose Weight From Working Out Without Dieting?

Photo: Getty Images<p>For some people, it's easier to go to the gym than it is to turn down a third slice of cake. But for others, the opposite applies. If you're trying to lose weight—aka burn more calories than you eat—common sense and basic arithmetic suggest that you should be able to either eat …

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5 best free weight-loss apps for your smartphone

Nike + Running – Nike offers an app that coaches users through their running routine. The app tracks performance and brings the social element of …

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There’s a graphic novel about the Selma marches, new YA fiction from the genre’s latest star and classic James Baldwin for those craving knowledge and escapism<p>As the 50th anniversary of Malcolm X’s assassination approaches (21 February), this collection of essays, FBI files, newspaper articles and …

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The Useless Words and Phrases You Should Strike from Your Writing

<i>Past history. Final outcome. Needless to say.</i> Whether you're drafting an email or the next <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, be on guard for the redundant or …

Keep One Unpublishable, Private Journal to Improve Your Writing

Writing is a deeply personal habit. There are plenty of ways to beat writer's block, but if you want to get the words flowing and improve the quality …

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Writing Is My Bliss

There's a quote by Flannery O'Connor that often makes the rounds on Facebook:<p>"Writing a novel is a terrible experience, during which the hair often falls out and the teeth decay. I'm always irritated by people who imply that writing fiction is an escape from reality. It is a plunge into reality and …

This Will Inspire You That It's Never Too Late To Start Writing Your Bestseller

These days, you feel like a robot.<p><i>You drag your feet into work and you have to deal with your boss. You’re hustling this year yet again to try and</i> …

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Does Your Author Website Have The Essentials To Attract Readers And Sell Your Books?

Shares 934<p>OLD POST ALERT! This is an older post and although you might find some useful tips, any technical or publishing information is likely to be …

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