Savannah Medina

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11 Pest-Control Plants You Need in Your Yard

Not everyone is comfortable spraying or sprinkling pest repellents in their yard. If you’re in this camp, try these plants to keep bugs out of your …

4 Types of Company Culture, Ranked From Best to Worst

If you don't have a corporate culture. You should -- and the best kind is customer-focused, rather than performance-driven. Here's why.<p>Culture is what people do when the CEO is not watching. When everyone is working together in a single room 80 to 100 hours a week, startups do not need to …

Navigate Hiking Trails With Hikepack

iOS: Navigating along roads is easy—just start up Google Maps or Waze—but finding your way on a trail in the woods tends to require a patchwork of …

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51 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Willpower, Determination, and Success

Success requires inspiration... and determination.<p>Every successful person I know has willpower, determination, and drive. They may not be smarter than everyone else. They may not be more talented, more skilled, or more experienced.<p>But what they do have is the willingness to persevere. Here are 51 …

Your 3 most annoying traits, according to your zodiac sign

Every zodiac sign has traits that make them endearing. But every sign also comes with their flaws.<p>We spoke to astrologer Linda Furiate to see what your three most annoying personality traits are based on your zodiac sign.<p>Of course, this is just for fun, but you can keep scrolling to see what she …

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The ultimate Arizona road trip

WHILE Arizona is known as the Grand Canyon State, there is much more to experience in its 114,000 square miles: Busy cities and desolate washes, low …

A guy who runs an 8-figure business explains how to tell if you should be an employee or an entrepreneur

While sharing top marketing tips on OkDork, I founded AppSumo and Sumo, which is now an 8-figure business. (Before that, I saw what it's like to build a business as employee #30 at Facebook and employee #4 at Mint.com.)<p>For all the freedom to choose your own schedule, there are 90+ hour …

This Viral Photo of a Husband Keeping His Cancer-Stricken Wife Company Is What Marriage Is Really About

You probably have a lot of expectations for what marriage will be like once you tie the knot. Whether it's unlimited foot rubs or someone you can fully trust with all of your deepest, darkest secrets, the idea of marriage seems pretty flippin' great. Sadly, though, your marriage will not always be …

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This Guy Has The Best Way Of Handling His Girlfriend's Anxiety

Having anxiety can leave you with a constant fear that your partner will break up with you. Except it feels less like a fear than an intuition. An …

Fitness Trainers Reveal the 9 Best Exercises to Beat Belly Fat

Belly fat is something that plagues all women. Whether it is that chubby paunch or those flabby muffin tops, a bloated belly is one of the trickiest …

Chest Workout For Women - Boost Your Bust

This chest workout for women, put together by female fitness expert Shannon Clark, includes exercises that are specifically designed to boost your …

The Love & life of a Virgo. {August 23rd to September 22nd}

Virgos are the thinkers, evaluators, observers, analysers, perfectionists, hard workers, pragmatists and intelligentsia. They can also be dominating, …

Severe solar storm hits Earth, auroras expected to be visible

A severe solar storm slammed Earth on Monday afternoon, increasing the chances of fluctuations in the power grid and GPS. It also pushes shimmering …

The Top Ten Dumbbell Exercises For Building Strength and Muscle

If you only have a small home workout area and want to get in the best shape of your life, you need a workout mat, a full set of dumbbells and a jump …

The 21 Best Sushi Spots in America

Pick up your chopsticks, tuck in your napkin, and slurp down our picks for the best sushi spots across America.<p>By: Kevin Alexander and Liz Childers<p>Sushi. It's what for dinner. And lunch, especially if you're in a rush at Whole Foods. But who in this great land of ours makes the best sushi? The …

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Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Clues to Genesis of Ancient Lake and Peak

Space<p>Geological observations from NASA's Curiosity rover have helped scientists come up with a scenario for the creation of a lake that's bigger than Salt Lake and a mountain that's higher than Mount Rainier on ancient Mars.<p>The scenario suggests that water could have filled much of 96-mile-wide …

5 Ways to Eliminate Back Fat

You won't miss it at all.<p><i>This article was written by Lizzie Fuhr and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Back bulge around the bra area or a pesky muffin top aren't fun to deal with. But you can feel more confident in your own skin with just a little extra effort. Sure, targeting …

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Florida researchers test theory that physical exercise aids mental health

The placebo effect is the phenomenon of people's health improving, from a "pretend" treatment, simply because they expect it will. As much as one …

Canadian couple will be charged nearly $1 million in medical bills because they gave birth in the U.S.

<b>(Levent Konuk via Shutterstock)</b><p>Blue Cross refuses to cover the medical bills because of a “preexisting condition”<p>Joanna Rothkopf<p>November 19, 2014 9:12pm (UTC)<p>Jennifer Huculak-Kimmel, a Saskatchewan resident and Canadian citizen, was six months pregnant when she and her husband, Darren, decided to …

The Best Carbs for Weight Loss

Sadly, cronuts didn’t make the cut<p>Considering that you’re a smart, well read woman, you probably know at this point that carbs aren’t evil. Problem is, there are so many different kinds of them—fruits! breads! squashes!—that it’s hard to know exactly which ones are best if you’re looking to slim …

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