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Toward a Healthier Closet

  |   Clothing, Grow   |   No comment

↓ The clothing industry is super wasteful. Here’s how to stop being part of the problem. ↓ I love clothes and I love shopping. So, I was totally guilt-stricken when I learned that textiles are a leading polluter, coming in second only to the oil and gas industry....

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Leg Health Connects to Your Brain

  |   Brain, Grow, Health, Healthy Body, Healthy Life Style, Research   |   No comment

↓ Want to keep your noggin happy? Pump those legs! Boosting neurological health doesn’t depend solely on doing crossword puzzles and eating walnuts. A new study suggests that in order for neural cells to be produced in the brain, using the legs—especially in weight-bearing exercise—is vitally important. ↓ The...

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Nip Regret in the Bud

  |   Grow, Studies   |   No comment

Practical suggestions to avoid that nagging sensation of regret. ↓ In one of the most famous lines in cinema history, an anguished Marlon Brando, as Terry Malloy in On the Waterfront, says “I coulda been a contender.” He coulda been somebody, but he got “a one-way ticket to...

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3 Ways to Reconnect With Things We Love

  |   Grow, Hobbies, Joy, Passion, Self Image & Esteem   |   No comment

↓ We quit things we love because we believe ourselves unworthy.   Have you given up things you love?   Not things you loved, past tense, then honestly stopped loving—such as keg parties or Angry Birds. I mean things—places, topics, whatever—you still love, but let go.   Maybe you told yourself you didn't love them anymore so move...

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How to Find Calm Amid Chaos

  |   Emotions, Grow, Healthy Life Style, Relaxation, Self care & Self love, Stress   |   No comment

  Begin to lessen the overwhelming emotional response you may be experiencing to the smallest provocation.   We are inundated by the news and the reality of a chaotic world. From natural disasters—floods, fires, and hurricanes—to chaotic leadership and man-made disasters, we can easily be swept up in...

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