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To fight peanut allergy, it's better to eat peanuts than avoid them

It seemed like a good idea at the time: With the incidence of peanut allergy climbing among children, the American Academy of Pediatrics advised parents in 2000 to keep peanuts far away from infants and toddlers who might have a life-threatening reaction to them.<p>But a new study suggests that advice …

Woman Posts About Two Dogs On Craigslist. What She Says No One Was Expecting

Craigslist isn’t all about yard sale announcements and missed connections.<p>It’s also a place to post your grievances, as one Atlanta woman did after …

Everyone Had Given Up On Him. So One Family Made This Dog's Last Days Perfect

Boston Terrier Butch was cast off and left to fend for himself by a neglectful owner. For two years he lived on the streets, fending for himself on …

Pumpkin Pie

4 Prenatal Fitness Lies You Tell Yourself

Cho Ku Rei - Power Symbol Explained

Reiki symbols are basically Sanskrit derived Japanese forms that help improve the flow of Life Force Energy (see this article for details). These …

The Best Business Advice I Ever Got

A chance meeting with a business owner totally changed my life. Here's what he taught me.<p>In truth, what I am about to lay on you is actually one of the keys of life. It's like the 800-pound gorilla of keys. It has the power to transform and impact the very DNA that courses through your body. It is …

Entrepreneurship

Watch the Robots Shipping Your Amazon Order This Holiday

Across the country, laborers are hard at work lifting 700-pound shelves full of multivolume encyclopedias, propane grills or garden gnomes and …

Online Life

How to Eat Reiki (Energize Your Food)

There’s an easy way to get Reiki into your body and make sure it reaches every cell that needs it. And this is: charge your food with healing …

The strange world of computer-generated novels

Welcome to National Novel Generation Month, where the algorithm is the author<p>It’s November and aspiring writers are plugging away at their novels for National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, an annual event that encourages people to churn out a 50,000-word book on deadline. But a hundred or so …

Reiki and Smudging: Part II

The explanation of process of smudging is well described in the previous article (Part I). There are many forms for following smudging technique. At …

Smudging To Cleanse Energy

<i>Article by Angie Webster</i><p>Smudging is an ancient technique used by many cultures to purify and bless the energy of people and their spaces. In the …

24 Stylish DIY Clothing Tutorials

Take your old stuff and make something new and interesting.<p>It’s easy to craft stylish clothes with a few easy steps that will help you revamp your …

REIKI TECHNIQUES

Have you ever found yourself experiencing physical pain so strong you can’t stand up? Have you felt emotional pain so severe you thought your heart …

Naturopathic Medicine

Lev Grossman on his daughter, Lily: How being a father ruined my life and made me a better writer.

<i>Excerpted from “Daughter Pressure” by Lev Grossman. Reprinted from</i> <b>When I First Held You: 22 Acclaimed Writers Talk About the Triumphs, Challenges,</b> …

Paleo Baby: Breastfeeding Benefits and Challenges

Breast milk is Paleo! It’s a whole food that provides perfectly balanced nutrition for your baby. Nature spent many millions of years making it this …

50 Major Benefits Of Reiki

1. Stronger immune system.<br>2. Better sleep.<br>3. Less stress.<br>4. Ideal weight loss pace.<br>5. Peace of mind.<br>6. Less drama.<br>7. More love.<br>8. More smiles.<br>9. …

Shielding and Protection

<i>Article by Ananya Sen</i><p>Hi everyone! Today I am going to talk about methods of shielding your aura and protection for yourself and for your loved ones. …

7 ways to unspoil your kids this holiday season

<i>As we head into the holiday season, TODAY Parents is focusing on putting more gratitude in our kids' attitude. Here to help is</i> Positive Parenting Solutions <i>founder Amy McCready, who will join us each week in November</i> <i>to offer strategies for raising grateful, unspoiled kids.</i><p>This season is all about …

Kids

Reiki Practice and Growth of Intuitive Abilities

<i>Article by Deborah Lloyd, Reiki Master</i><p>One memory I have of my Reiki training was my Master’s beautiful warning: “Get ready. If you use Reiki …

10 Things Every Serious Entrepreneur Knows That You Don’t

Aspiring Entrepreneurs are popping up everywhere in hopes of following in the footsteps of the cashed up risk takers and uber successful they look up …

Reiki Tree Meditation

<i>Article by Patti Deschaine</i><p>One of my favorite ways to ground and connect to earth’s energy is to find a quiet place of meditation with my feet firmly …

Three Ways to Use Reiki for Personal Development

Reiki is mostly regarded as a healing technique, but advanced practitioners know that it’s more than this.<p>It’s a way of life, and also a great tool …