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The biggest difference between articles and blogs

I love blogging but I want to be a bit different than just a blog. While I have blog like content on my site I also want to be known for my articles. …

Infographics

What to Know if You are Newly Self-Employed

There is a newfound freedom that comes with being self-employed, but there are also responsibilities that are necessary when you’re your own boss. …

Dial Rewards Program

I just won points by watching this video. How cool is that. Introducing the new Dial rewards program. Members can participate in certain activities …

Social Media

PROGRAM TEACHES KIDS 8-14 TO CODE THEIR OWN MINECRAFT®

<b>EXCITING NEW PROGRAM TEACHES KIDS 8-14</b><p><b>TO CODE THEIR OWN MINECRAFT® SERVER</b><p><i>Youth Digital Launches Unique Opportunity for Children to Learn Advanced</i> …

Pulled Pork Nachos

Summertime for me is all about grilling. At least once a week a meal has to be prepared on the grill. Hamburgers, hotdogs, ribs, and chicken are …

Cooking

Home Tour: The Burgess' Modern Craftsman Style

This month’s home tour features Jessica and Matt Burgess’ beautiful home in Missouri. Jessica is the fab blogger behind Fantabulosity where she …

Arts and Crafts movement

The inside out of Sandra Bland

#sandrabland.…< The newest hashtag of someone being killed. I am not here to discuss if she killed herself or if someone killed her because I wasn’t …

5 Ways to Bond with Your Teenager

Bonding with your teenager can be difficult. Many teenagers prefer quality time with their friends over spending time with their parents. Teenagers …

Do you have an Emergency?

The emergency room is one of the best ways to test your patience. I try not to go too often but sometimes….we must do what we have to do. Now I know …

ObamaCare

Food that will make you sizzle this summer

<b>Food that will make you sizzle this summer</b><p>It’s hot…we can admit that and during the summer we want to cool down with foods that aren’t quite as warm. …

Raised Flowerbeds: How to Take Your Garden to Another Level

It’s no surprise why people love to garden. It’s a relaxing activity through which you can literally reap rewards: a colorful landscape that amps up …

Gardening

Welcome to Gatlinburg TN Part 2

Welcome back to our series as we travel to Gatlinburg, TN this is our 2nd part if you missed the first part read it here.<p>We left of eating at Flap …

Common Cold

Do you hate text messages?

Text messages have taken over our lives. Can you imagine 10 years ago when text message was pretty much non existent. Who wanted to text on those …

Natural Language Processing

Are you an old soul?

I grew up with an older mother. Most people start having kids in their 20’s (most). I think the best time to have them is in your early 30’s. My mom …

Work from Home

S'mores in the Oven

My kids have never had s’mores so they begged me to fix them some. I like mine over the fire but since it has rained here a lot we decided to fix …

Dessert

Moving? How do you make new friends?

At some point in our lives we move…it could be because of jobs, family, or we just want to live somewhere new and exciting. My husband is currently …

Florida

Race in America

Welcome to Hot Topics where we talk about whats real. This is a magazine about the real life of people not the rich and famous so every Monday …

African-American News

Weekly Fun with Kokoa

We like to have fun at Kokoa because honestly who likes to work all the time. So every week we will have a fun type of post up just for you. The post …

Social Media

Welcome to Gatlinburg Tennessee

Have you ever been to Tennessee? If you are thinking about going the first place you need to visit is Gatlinburg, TN. Home of the Ripley’s Believe it …

Fab Top 5: 5 Ways to stay cool this summer

Welcome to our Fab Top 5 posts which happens every first Friday of every month. The Top 5 consists of 5 women here in the Atlanta area that have …

Ice Cream

3 Easy Patio Decor Ideas for the 4th of July

I never grew up with extended family around so when I married my husband and saw how his parents, siblings, and relatives would all come together to …

Birthday Gift Ideas for the Gentlemen in Your Life

Boyfriends, husbands, brothers, fathers: the gentlemen in your life can be a tremendous pain in the neck when it comes to birthday gifts. Whether …

TIME-SAVING RESTAURANT APP DEBUTS IN ATLANTA

Dash Software, LLC announced its expansion into Atlanta today, the fourth city to adopt the leading mobile payment platform for restaurants, bars and …

Zoom Zoom with the Mazda CX-5

I know cars don’t last a long time. There will always be one of three bills in your life. Mortgage, Student Loans, and Car Notes. I know my poor 2006 …

How to Spice Up Your Backyard From the Ground Up

Spring is rolling into another simmering summer and, while the kitchen is the heart of your home, your backyard is for sangria and salsa. Is your …

10 Road Trip Essentials for Kids

This time of year a lot of traveling gets done and if you’re a traveler with kids then you know that it can be a challenge on long road trips …

Kids

Turmeric to Your Health!

Hypertension, arthritis, depression, joint pain? Your best ally may be found inexpensively in the spice aisle of your local supermarket- …

Think outside the Burger

How do you eat your favorite burger? Where do you eat your favorite burger? Is there a number one burger place that you just have to have? When I …

Gluten-Free

Easy Ways to Save on Your Wedding

Right now, we are right at the peak of wedding season! If your own wedding is coming up or you are going to friends’ weddings and getting inspiration …

Weddings

Birthday Fun at Jekyll Island

My son’s birthday was June 5th. Every year we normally stay home have him a couple of friends over and call it a day. This year I decided to get out …

Turtles