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12 Self-Care Rituals for the Holidays

By T. Kari Mitchell December 14, 2021

The holidays tend to be an incredibly busy time. Many people seem to be moving at an accelerated pace with an increased sense of urgency, and this time of year can be demanding and stressful as people run around checking off items on their to-do list…

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Will I Need Sticky Notes or a Planner to Get Me Through the Year?

By Ilene Mitnick November 29, 2021

It’s nearly December. Around this time of year, I start thinking about what planner, and therefore planning system, I’ll use in January in order to appear organized in the new year. But I hate planners. They’re too confining…

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Ultimate Buying Guide to Walk-in Tubs

By Jessica Thomas August 13, 2021

So you’re looking to buy a walk-in tub. If so, smart choice! A walk-in tub is meant to elevate the bathing experience and protect you from any falls or injuries that can happen while you’re enjoying your bath time. Walk-in tubs are a development that has changed the way people live, allowing them to keep […]

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It’s Lavender Blooming Season in Provence!

By Dee Poquette June 17, 2021

Lavender, the “blue gold” of Provence! Did you know that from the end of June to the end of August, the summer months of Provence are the best time to experience the world of lavender? The fields are in full bloom starting in June and the air is perfumed…

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The Odd Experience of Unexpectedly Moving to a New Home

By Ilene Mitnick May 28, 2021

Moving is consistently ranked as one of the top 10 most stressful things in life. In the past seven years, we have moved three times. That’s a lot of hours x weeks and months devoted to planning, packing and pining over personal wares that found…

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Understanding Our Sacral Chakra to Navigate Grief

By Sheena Nancy Sarles March 09, 2021

Our second chakra, Svadhisthana is our Sacral water energy center. Our tears of grief come from this chakra. Loss of our most beloved relationships and connections manifests in our Sacral Chakra. We can meet those losses with…

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3 Smart Reasons Why Lifelong Learning Supports Living a Long and Satisfying Life

By T. Kari Mitchell October 23, 2020

What are you doing to increase your chances of living a long, fulfilling life? There are multiple lifestyle commitments that promote longevity. These include eating vitamin-rich meals, nurturing loving relationships, making…

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Fall into Comfort with Warm Elote Soup (RECIPE)

By Ilene Mitnick October 17, 2020

t’s Autumn. A season of heightened rifling through our collection of over one hundred cookbooks (we read them like novels) and old recipes committed to memory. Even in sunny St. Petersburg, Florida, there will soon be an undeniable…

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A 60-Plus-Year-Old Pro Makeup Artist Shares Her A.M. and P.M. Skin Care Routines

By Elise Marquam-Jahns October 09, 2020

Since no one among us escapes the aging process, we certainly see a few changes in our skin as we reach our fifth decade. But we are fortunate that there are some great skin care products out there that can help. And finding a good skin care…

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Here Are a Few of My Favorite Things… #4 Will Surprise You!

By Carol Stanley December 08, 2019

I am sure those words from The Sound of Music sound familiar to you. I am going to share with you a few of my favorite things since we are in the Holiday Season. These are products I use daily, and they offer solutions for many issues. Also, they are non-toxic, healthful and save money in some cases. Read More