Carole Isgriggs-Garth

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DIY Lotion Bars for Natural Skin Care (+ Variations)

At our house, we love lotion bars. In fact, we rarely use regular lotion anymore since these lotion bars are so much easier to make and work so much …

11 Fall and Winter Layers SO Essential for Staying Warm

Putting together an on-point outfit once cold weather hits is a true test of patience, as well as a challenge for your sartorial sensibilities. While your closet might be filled with super chic pieces, there’s still the question of warmth to consider. Style and comfort might seem at odds with one …

Clothing

Obama wants fewer standardized tests. How serious is he?

Is President Barack Obama serious about changing American schoolchildren’s relationship with standardized testing, as he seemed to indicate last …

Education

Obama Fails on Testing

Barack Obama is a pretty smart guy, so it is amazing that even his efforts to compromise on high-stakes standardized testing are so far off. On testing he keeps failing the test.<p>After six years of pushing high-stakes testing as part of his Race to the Top education initiative, Obama decided there …

Why President Obama’s Call For Less Testing Might Not Change Much | StateImpact Florida

Frankincense Oil: A Natural Treatment for Cancer? - Dr. Axe

Tradition tells us that the magi (three wise men) gave the infant King of Israel gifts of gold to honor his royalty, <b>frankincense</b> as a perfume and …

Obama Elaborates on Commitment to Fix Standardized Testing

As part of his new initiative to make standardized testing more effective in part by reducing it, President Barack Obama has reached out to parents …

Education

Obama Calls to Curb Standardized Testing in Schools

The Obama administration believes the nation's schoolchildren are taking too many tests, and the president says he's going to fix it.<p>Monday, the president met with teachers and educators in the Oval Office, including outgoing Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and the nominee to replace him, John …

Obama Administration Proposes Limits on Standardized Testing

In an about-face, the Obama administration has proposed a cap on the amount of time students across the country spend taking standardized tests after …

Inspirational Quotes About Happiness From Dalai Lama

The current Dalai Lama is the principal monk of Tibetan Buddhism. He became the political leader of Tibet at the age of fifteen. The fourteenth Lama, …

Study Shows Eggs Increase Antioxidant Absorption

Yes, picking from the crazy number of toppings at Chop't is tough, so we'll make it easier for you: Next time you get a salad, put an egg on it. Having one with your greens isn't just a good source of protein but it also can help your body absorb more nutrients, according to a new study in the</i> …

3 Habits Highly Productive People Do Every Day, Even If They're 'Too Busy'

"Productivity" is such a buzz word these days that hundreds of books, apps and systems have popped up hoping to teach us the magic formula.<p>But at the end of the day, really getting the most out of your life comes down to the fundamentals.<p>Successful people have known for years that to stay …

Gluten Free Blueberry Lemon Muffins

My family has been on a muffin kick lately. Who knew that my kids liked muffins so much? I didn’t! If I did, I would have been making a lot more for …

Dessert

Karlie Kloss: Let Us Help You Run More

The Catwalk to 10K training plan is designed for supermodels just like you.<p>Supermodel Karlie Kloss is no stranger to the runway. But when she hits the roads for a run, well, that’s a different story.<p>When we saw her post to Instagram about wanting to run more—despite detesting running to begin …

Karlie Kloss

Class 8: Back in Action Yoga

Use this full body yoga class to get back to your peak shape.<p>​<p>​<p>Yoga instructor Rebecca Pacheco guides you through this routine designed to get you back to your best shape possible. The 15-minute routine works your body from your toes to your shoulders, helping to regain the flexibility you may have …

Yoga

Bodies Health and Fitness

How do we do it? Simple. We offer unlimited personal training at affordable pricing and we make you feel like you are part of the family! You will …

Hearst Magazines

Housekeeping

Copycat Panera Broccoli Cheddar Soup Recipe

I’m kind of obsessed with the Broccoli Cheddar Cheese Soup at Panera Bread. I order a cup every single time we go there, and we go there a lot … way …

How Long Should My Marathon Training Plan Be?

Training plans can last anywhere from 14 to 30 weeks. Coach Jenny explains how many weeks you really need to improve performance.<p><i>I’m training for my second marathon and shopping training plans, and I wondered about the best length of time for marathon training. I want to improve my time, and I’ve</i> …

Marathons

Hal Higdon offers more on his Web site: halhigdon.com. More training. More tips. More information on the sport of running Hal's thoughts and ideas.

Marathon Training Guide - Novice 1<p><b>HERE IS MY NOVICE 1 PROGRAM</b>, the most popular of all my marathon training programs and, arguably the most popular …

25 Things You Never Knew You Could Do With Apple Cider Vinegar

When I was first introduced to apple cider vinegar when making the Food Matters movie, I was absolutely blown away by its incredible health benefits, …

DIY Apple Cider Vinegar Cures

There's little this fermented-fruit tonic can't do. Steal a few of our readers' favorite ways to take advantage of its healing powers. Be sure to buy the vinegar cold-pressed and unpasteurized, as heat can destroy beneficial nutrients and enzymes in the vinegar.<p><b>For dull hair and dandruff…</b><br>I use …

DIY All Natural Bathroom Cleaner

Hi, Jessica from Mom 4 Real here! I usually share a fun and inexpensive DIY project over here, but this month I want to share something a little …

Cleaning