Beth Fortin

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30 Halloween Decor Ideas You Need for Your Porch

Besides your costume and killer party cocktails, your front porch is the biggest chance you have to really wow your guests with *all* the Halloween goodness. Once you’ve established how you’ll spookify your front door and picked out the coolest porch lights, it’s time to hunt down the perf …

5 protein-packed breakfast ideas in 10 minutes or less

While the saying goes “breakfast is the most important meal of the day,” how much protein your morning meal includes is likely to heighten or hold your hunger throughout the day. Studies show that eating a protein-packed breakfast reduces hunger-stimulating hormones compared to a high-carb …

How To Keep Your Garden Soil Healthy

Image: The Conversation<p>As the weather warms and days lengthen, your attention may be turning to that forgotten patch of your backyard. This week …

Crock Pot Lemon Garlic Chicken and Veggies

<i>This Crock Pot Lemon Garlic Chicken and Veggies is easy to make, healthy, and provides everything you need to squelch the hangries in a single pot.</i> …

Cooking

The 23 best comedy movies you can stream on Netflix right now

Thankfully, Netflix has some great comedies that you can watch right now to brighten up your day.<p>Whether it's a classic like "Pee-wee's Big Adventure" or the new addition to the streaming giant, "Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey," there's something to stream for all comedy tastes.<p><b>Here are the 23 best</b> …

Entertainment

9 mind-expanding documentaries to increase your intelligence

Be honest, now and then we all spend our free time watching various TV series, don’t we? And while some may consider it to be a rather meaningless …

Stephen Hawking

10 of the World’s Most Beautiful Public Gardens

Your backyard can be a wonderful retreat, but whenever you have the chance, you should visit a large, professionally curated public garden. Here are …

Parenting Tips On Helping Your Child Transition To Middle School

Transitioning from Elementary School to Middle School is a great challenge for many kids. The expectations of meeting new kids from other schools, having more serious school work, and meeting different teachers are part of the concerns.<p>Then there is just negotiating the new school landscape. …

13 Killer Netflix Picks to Watch Right Now (Other Than Stranger Things)

As everyone in the universe is aware by now, <i>Stranger Things</i> is amazing and well worth watching over and over. But maybe you need a break from …

4 Tricks To Get Your Tween To Listen

Parenting has changed since my kids entered the tween zone. Our biggest change so far has been discipline. Gone are the days of threatening to take …

Child Marriage Explained in 4 Charts

Though child marriage can seem like a faraway phenomenon to many Americans (it's a bigger problem here than you probably thought), there are more than 700 million women alive today who were married as children.<p>Let's state the obvious: That's way too many women. That's almost 10 percent of the …

7 Superfoods To Restore Energy When You're Burnt Out

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Exercise

5 mental health-boosting supplements that everyone should take

People tend to think of supplements in terms of the physical boost they can provide, not necessarily their mental benefits. But according to holistic …

Wellness

Decorate your Home Office with Clever Ideas

If you work at home, you will understand the need of having an admirably decorated <i>home office</i>. Attractive home office décor can boost your …

Tips on Toning Down Aggressive Households

Some households are noisy and full of roughhousing. Others are quiet and easy going. If the your household has been aggressive for a long time it wears on everyone in the family and emotional temperatures flare. Individuals lose sight of how to regulate their emotions to a talking level even though …

Parenting

These Are The Colors Everyone Is Talking About In 2018

There's a new minimalist color palette in town, and it doesn't involve grey.<p>While 2017 was all about tropical green, warm neutrals, and sophisticated camel accents, color palettes took an edgier turn this year. Think fiery reds, metallics, and, of course, a lot of Ultra Violet — the Pantone color …

Get Your Girl To Lift

Killing the Bulky Myth<p>It's hard for a lot of us to fathom: Women who avoid weights because they don't want to get "bulky." With so much information …

10 foods to avoid if you have anxiety

Over the past few years, I've endured a series of unforeseen events. Originally diagnosed with anxiety and depression at 14, I spent the majority of my life working through a condition that I immediately attributed to my environment. It wasn't until 12 years later that things took a turn for the …

These are the best arguments from the 3% of climate scientist 'skeptics.' Really. | Dana Nuccitelli

Contrarian climate scientist Roy Spencer summed up the contrarian case for a fossil fuel and tobacco-funded think tank<p>When I give a presentation and mention the 97% expert consensus on human-caused global warming, I’m often asked, “what’s the deal with the other 3%?”. These are the publishing …

8 Overnight Beauty Tricks Every Woman Should Try

The average person spends something like 25 years of their life sound asleep. We know how important relaxation and rejuvenation is for both our …

Skin Care

Tips to follow to reduce pimples | Self help for pimples

Tips to follow to reduce Pimples – Pimples or Acne which occurs mostly at the teen ages, becomes a burden for the youngsters. They do many things to …

Skin Care

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5 Amazing Tips To A Clutter-Free Home

Credit<p>Many human beings tend to have a lot of clutter, especially in today's world. Ever seen that popular reality TV show, "clean house"? I watched one too many episodes of this show and there was not one time I didn't cringe in horror at how much clutter people lived with. Like seriously? You …

Minimalism

What Happened When I Got Rid Of Everything In My House That Doesn’t Spark Joy

Do socks really “spark joy?” This writer went through (nearly) every item in her house with some surprising results.<p>I hate clutter. Growing up, my favorite book (and the only one I kept from my childhood) was <i>The Boxcar Children</i>, a story of four orphans who live in an abandoned train car with few …

Slow Cooker Sunday: 20 barbecue-style recipes that don't need a grill

Whether it's rainy out or you don't have a grill, these recipes will make you feel like you're at a cookout.

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Octopus Facts

Octopuses are ocean creatures that are most famous for having eight arms and bulbous heads. Some other fun facts: They have three hearts and blue …

How trees talk to each other

"A forest is much more than what you see," says ecologist Suzanne Simard. Her 30 years of research in Canadian forests have led to an astounding …

Ecology

Lose Weight and Feel Great With the Anti-Inflammatory Diet

The anti-inflammatory diet can make you feel great! "How," you ask. By cutting out or significantly reducing your consumption of pro-inflammatory …