Trisna Marhalim

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How to Grow Strawberries - Quiet Corner

Tips – How to Grow Strawberries<p>These are probably the most rewarding of all fruits — there is nothing like the taste of your own first fresh-picked …

How to Prepare for a Hot-Weather Race

With temperatures ranging from the mid to high 60s (and low 70s by some accounts) 2016 will go down as a “warm” year for the Boston Marathon. Conditions were nowhere near as furnace-like as in 2004 or 2012, but slow finishing times across the board proved once again that no factor is as …

Marathons

Learning Just Became Fun Thanks To Unimersiv and Virtual Reality

Look, let’s just state the facts: for a lot of children – and more than a few adults – learning new things can be a bit on the boring side. Sure …

The Importance of Word Choice

<i>by guest blogger Katharine Ashe, best-selling author of historical romance novels</i><p>Penis.<p>(I do have a point here.)<p>Sometimes when I'm grading a student's paper and I find a misused word, I circle it and write "Word Choice."<p>There is, of course, a lot more to choosing the right word than dictionary …

Anachronistic

9 Steps to Take Before Retirement | Investing | US News

For people in their 50s, the dream of retirement is just around the bend. Retirement life could include relocating to a low-cost South of the border …

Simple Tips for New Bloggers

Joining the blogging world can be overwhelming at first. Everywhere you turn there are "experts" wanting to give you guidance for a pretty penny. The truth is, there is no right or wrong way to do it. There are so many ways to gain traction online that it doesn't have to be as stressful as they …

Marketing

Exercise slashes risk of 13 types of cancer, says study

People who exercise regularly have have a lower risk of developing 13 types of cancer. This is what researchers have found by analysing 1.44 million …

The Marathon According to Desi

Desiree Linden, who has been racing 26.2 for the past nine years, offers nine tips for mastering the distance and talks about her preparations for the Olympics.<p>In the hour after the Olympic Marathon Trials in February, Desiree Linden—full of joy at making her second Olympic team and full of …

Swimming
Fitness

Believe It: This Oil Is the Solution to Your Stress

It's sweet with a little spice, so essentially the perfect combo.<p>Of late, I've really delved into bath oils. They make for a really luxurious …

Skin Care

How Blogging can Help You Find Your True Purpose in Life

Coming of age is a gentle concept. We rush to the ocean, dye our hair blue and welcome the morning with bright eyes. Soon enough, colors start to …

The 10 Best Flower And Plant Shops In San Francisco

<i>You need to get some birthday flowers for someone, or bring a dinner party host a little something that isn't wine, but you don't know where to start</i> …

San Francisco

7 Mistakes You Make With Your Herb Garden

<b>1. Drowning them</b><p>Herbs love water but don't want to swim in it, so make sure your pots offer sufficient drainage. Look for pots that have a hole at …