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100 Little Blessings

For Martha...<p>Honeybees<br>• The fragrance of flowers<br>• Kisses from children<br>• That special laughter that is genuine and loving<br>• Rain, but not too much<br>• Sunshine<br>• Emails with with happy stories and gratitude<br>• Real mail, handwritten<br>• The first bulbs of spring popping up<br>• Snuggling<br>• The perfect song at the perfect moment<br>• A good …

Age Is So Much More than Just a Number!

The current adage that "age is just a number," is a self-serving, reality-numbing piece of pop culture idiocy that we have foisted on ourselves. The sad part is that so many of us buy into this piece of nonsense.<p>What are we doing? It seems we are grabbing onto a feeling of "youth" at any cost …

40 Days of Lights

Today marks the first day of Lent in most Western Christian denominations -- the beginning of a 40-day celebration within to reflect upon a desired shift, or change of story, you wish to create for your Self.<p>Although based on the 40 days and nights Jesus spent in the desert before heralding His …

10 Easy At-Work Workouts

After a long day at the office, you're exhausted -- and why shouldn't you be? You spent eight hours analyzing, synthesizing, staring at a computer and/or networking with clients, customers or coworkers. You didn't have time for a substantial lunch, and your stomach growls that dinner can't wait …

Chinese New Year Message

Dear Ones,<p>We are moving from the Year of the Water Snake, a year of turmoil and strife, to the Year of the Wooden Horse. The practical, talented, friendly and adventurous horse brings with it a year to work. I think that is what most of us truly long for -- the Universe using our talents and …

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So There's a Puppy in Budweiser's Super Bowl Commercial

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Beginning in 2014, You Can 'Take It With You'

Thankfully, 2013 is behind us and 2014 has enveloped us right smack into the middle of the here and now. May I indulge all of you for a few moments who are glad to see 2013 fading quickly from sight in the rear view mirror? Last year kind of wrecked havoc on many of us, so for those of us in the …

Lumo BodyTech Introduces The Lift: A Small, Stylish Wearable For Better Posture

Palo Alto-based Lumo BodyTech is revealing its second product today, the Lumo Lift. The Lift, like its original Lumo Back, is a device designed to enhance a user’s posture, but with a radically different take. The Lift is small and stylish, and is designed to be placed unobtrusively on the collar …

The Wonderbag Will Change The Way You Slow-Cook Forever (VIDEO)

Sometimes innovations in cooking seem like they're only for chefs, or at the very least people with the coin to drop on an immersion circulator. Rarely does something hit the market that is affordable, amazing, brand new and totally practical for the home cook. That is exactly how we'd describe the …

Free online university courses

Poring over the list of hundreds of courses available on coursera.org is, for me, akin to visiting a grocery store on an empty stomach. My mind …

Vega complies with Health Canada recall of shakes contaminated with antibiotic

The Burnaby company behind a line of nutritional shakes that Health Canada says are contaminated has decided to voluntarily recall the product after …

If You Can Smell This, You May Not Have Alzheimer's

A new diagnostic test involves a dollop of peanut butter.<p>You may not have heard of "the peanut butter test," but it could become a fantastically low-cost and non-invasive way to test for Alzheimer's. After all, what's less invasive than asking someone to smell some delicious peanut butter?<p>"The …

How much can an extra hour's sleep change you?

<b>The average Briton gets six-and-a-half hours' sleep a night, according to the Sleep Council. Michael Mosley took part in an unusual experiment to see if this is enough.</b><p>It has been known for some time that the amount of sleep people get has, on average, declined over the years.<p>This has happened for …

23 Dogs Who Just Found Out They're Adopted

There comes a time in every dog's life when she realizes...she isn't human.

18 Pains Short People Experience At Bars

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Heart Attacks In Young Women Don't Always Cause Chest Pain

When you think of the signature symptom of a heart attack, chest pain probably comes to mind. But according to a new study, when some young and middle-aged women have a heart attack, they won't experience this tell-tale sign.<p>"We need to move away from the image of an older man clutching his chest, …

Touring Kayak Reviews: Day-trippers

<i>This story of touring kayak reviews featured in the June 2013 issue.</i><p>The "day-tripping" category of touring kayaks is a hard one to label--after all, …

Rising Datsun: The American history of a Japanese brand

Datsun: not just the 510 and Z.<p>When rumors of a resurrected Datsun badge first oozed out onto the Internet, enthusiasts were thrilled. Would parent-company Nissan bring back performance icons like the 510 and the 250Z? They would not.<p>Instead, the world—and not the U.S.—would see the introduction of …