Category: Lifestyle

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What Would You Do With a Million Bucks?

Okay, so you are sitting there staring at the latest stack of bills and the not big enough bank account balance, thinking how are you going to rob Peter to pay Paul. Just then a tiny little thought crosses your mind: man, if only I had a million bucks! Although fleeting, it’s enough to cause a...

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What is Your Purpose?

The past few years I have read three books that have helped me with time management. They’ve helped me, because they have helped me determine what my life purpose is. After I got that figured out, it was easier to streamline my life to line up with my purpose in life and get rid of the...

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What Happens if You Get Rid of Your Car?

There’s no getting around it — it’s expensive to run a car these days. You may have thought that you’d be better off without your car, and it can certainly be a reasonable consideration, depending on your circumstances. However, it’s important that you weigh the pros and cons before selling your vehicle, as in the long...

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Weird Science: Stop Global Warming by Having Fewer Children

Are you trying to do the right thing to be good to the environment? Have you changed your light bulbs, added recycling to your lifestyle and traded out that old gas guzzler? Some scientists say that’s not enough. A recently released study reveals the unusual, and some would say strange proposal by statisticians at Oregon State...

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We Exchange Gifts, Does that Make us Materialistic?

I’m a loyal Christmas fan who happens to like the full word, “Christmas”, and has absolutely no desire to change it to “Xmas” or “Happy Holidays” to avoid offending those around me. This doesn’t mean I don’t fully recognize that other religions call this same time of year Hanukkah or Kwanzaa, and that I don’t enjoy...

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Using the Internet to Learn a Language

If you want to pick up a new hobby that will make you both more educated and more cultured in the ways of the world, learning a language is a fantastic idea. You may think that you wouldn’t know where to start, but the truth is you can start right now, while sitting at your computer,...

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The Wedding is Over, Now What?

The dress has been packed away, the presents opened and put in their proper place around the house, and you’ve both returned to work.  After months of anticipation and the adrenalin rush of planning a wedding, all of a sudden it’s over. Many times a new bride will unexpectedly get hit with the harsh reality of...

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The Need for Real-life Girlfriends

Being a personality that thrives on solitude and is usually plastered up against walls in social situations, the need for a huge group of friends just isn’t a factor in my life. I don’t feel the need to go shopping with someone on a weekly basis, talk on the phone for hours at a time each...